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Hotel Riu Caribe

#46 of 181 Hotels in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence
27/06/2017 28/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 May 2007

My daughter and I went for her graduation gift and Mother's day. The hotel and grounds were spectacular. The hotel was very crowded and finding a chair by the pool was nearly impossible. The beach was beautiful though and chairs were available. The white sand and turquoise water were unbelievably beautiful. The pool closed early, at about 7 pm. However,...

3Thank LifesAbeach2347
St. Charles
Reviewed 29 May 2007

" Wow " What a great resort. My husband & I arrived at the Riu Caribe on May 21st, we were in Awh with how great the resort looked and how quickly we were able to get checked in. We were greeted with Coronas & dacquaries " our favorite. The pool was our favorite hangout, and the staff was awesome...

Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 28 May 2007

FRONT DESK/ ROOMS - As soon as we arrived at the Riu Caribe it was all about the service. They greet you with coktail concoctions that are so yummy while you are at the Front Desk which you have to make friends with it makes your stay better trust me. It was very fast and efficient and your luggage gets...

3Thank Chey24
long island, ny
Reviewed 26 May 2007

We visited Riu Caribe from 5/20-5/25/2007, a family of 4 including a 3yo and a 6yo. We really had a fantastic time. At no time did we feel our safety was compromised!! I was most impressed at how clean the place was. They were constantly on top of cleaning/scrubbing every bathroom, poolchair etc..the food was good, repetitive sure but always...

5Thank happymomdad
Kansas City, MO
Reviewed 25 May 2007

My fiance and I stayed at the Riu from May 11-14. We needed a quick getaway from all the stress of planning a wedding and moving. Overall, we were very pleased with the resort. A little background. We are both in our late 20's/early 30's and travel a lot. We have stayed at AI's in Mexico before, but always in...

6Thank Stacie V
Reviewed 24 May 2007

My husband and I just returned from a 10 day stay at the Riu Caribe. We went with another couple and had an absolute blast! We had absolutely no problems with anything at the hotel. All of the staff were exceptional and when we showed our appreciation for all their hard work by tipping(some work in the area of 15-17...

2Thank allycat_allykat
Scarborough, Ontario
Reviewed 23 May 2007

I have been to the Riu Caribe three previous times and I must say this time was the best. From the day of our arrival to our departure we were treated with great respect and concern on how every thing was. The management came up to us twice during our stay to see if there was anything they could do...

3Thank Takemeawaytwo
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 22 May 2007

Our stay was from May 10th-19th. It was a perfect vacation. We traveled with another couple, and we all found exactly what we wanted. My friend and I stayed mostly at the beach, we liked to cool off in the ocean and read peacefully under the palapa. The boys prefered the pool with tons of activities, tequila volley ball and...

7Thank newlyhardie
San Francisco
Reviewed 21 May 2007

We just got back from a week in riu caribe and we had a good time. here are the pros and cons of this hotel. Cons: * the hotel was overbooked. We requested a king size bed in our room and were assured we were going to get one. when we got to the hotel however they only had 1...

1Thank vcvcvc
Reviewed 20 May 2007

This is to inform anyone that plans to go to the Riu Caribe (our experience this time was in the Cancun. There were many bad experiences with many people. All of my clothes were stolen by a chambermaid, who they knew who, approached her, and did nothing. They called me a liar and had the security go with me to...

5Thank Rusz

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Cancun's resort area. 9-Story building. On the beachfront. Complimentary sun loungers on the beach. 3 Km. /1.9 Miles from a shopping center. 4,5 Km/2.5 Miles from downtown Cancun. 21 Km/13.1 Miles to Cancun Int'l. Airport. Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Visa ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Caribe

Address: Blvd. Kukulcan, Km 5.5, Lote 6-C | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: £161 - £366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Caribe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 506
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Also Known As:
Gran Caribe Real Cancun
Grand Caribe Cancun
Grand Caribe Real Cancun
Riu Caribe Resort Cancun
Riu Caribe Cancun Mexico
Riu Caribe Mexico
Hotel Style:
#27 Family Hotel in Cancun
#32 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#35 Spa Hotel in Cancun
#38 Top resorts Hotel in Cancun
#41 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
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“All Rooms Have Sea View so no need to ask for a Sea View Room”
cary21440, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“Ours was a quiet room, number 397, and that part of the hotel seemed fine for us.”
239rong, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a beautiful sea view.”
karenbD9427TW, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Quieter floors are 4 and above.”
sas12715, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Front facing, high floor rooms give the best ocean view”
VickyMurphy_1, 22 May 2017 | Read review
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