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Family of Five, All Inclusive

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Description

The impressive Riu Caribe, with its Mayan-style architecture overlooking the crystal-blue waters of the Mexican Caribbean, is the perfect site for a fantastic vacation. Riu Caribe features 506 luxurious ocean-view guestrooms with unique RIU amenities such as a mini-bar and liquor dispenser.

The 24-hour all-inclusive feature includes a wide array of restaurants, bars, snacks, and beverages, as well as a fun and relaxing atmosphere created by the large swimming pool and a spectacular beach. Facilities include two freshwater swimming pools, a diving pool, a solarium-terrace, a gym, sauna, a steam bath, Jacuzzi, and the Renova Spa.

All meals and snacks are included at Riu Caribe. A hot and cold buffet is served for lunch as well as pizzas, pasta, salads, and assorted desserts. Dinners include buffets and dishes prepared on the spot with a theme buffet twice a week. À la carte choices include Mexican, Asian, and a Grill and Steakhouse. Each room boasts a minibar and liquor dispenser that is replenished regularly.

The fun, exciting atmosphere of Cancun is just steps away. There is also a plethora of activities in resort. Daytime activities include table tennis, volleyball, windsurfing, catamaran, snorkeling, and more. At night there are shows, live music, and the Pacha discotheque. The sports bar is open 24-hours!

Location

Located thirteen miles from the Cancun International Airport

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Facilities

Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Car Rental
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms

Pools:
Number of Pools: 2
Outdoor Pools: 2
Two swimming pool one with children's section.

Tennis:
  •  Number of Courts: 2
  •  Outdoor Courts: 2
  •  Lighted Courts: 2
  •  Court Fee: Complimentary

Water Sports On Site:
  •  Scuba: Additional Charge
  •  Snorkeling: Complimentary
  •  Wind Surf: Complimentary

Health Club / Spa:
  •  Aerobics: Complimentary
  •  Jacuzzi: Complimentary
  •  Nautilus Equipment: Additional Charge
  •  Sauna: Additional Charge
  •  Spa: Additional Charge
  •  Steam Room: Additional Charge
  •  Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
  •  Facials: Additional Charge

Details

Total Rooms: 506
Year Opened: 0

Credit Cards: •  Visa  •  Master Card  •  American Express  

Restrictions

Standard ocean view room have French balconies. During the months of March and April each room must have 1 guest at least 21 years of age.

Room Types

OCEANFRONT JUNIOR SUITE
Features king or 2 double beds, A/C, ceiling fan, min-bar with liquor dispenser, satellite TV, room safe, iron/ironing board, hair dryer, bathroom with bathtub & shower, balcony or terrace and ocean front.


OCEANVIEW FAMILY JUNIOR SUITE
Features king or 2 double beds, A/C, ceiling fan, min-bar with liquor dispenser, satellite TV, room safe, iron/ironing board, hair dryer, bathroom with bathtub & shower and large balcony or terrace with ocean view.


STANDARD OCEAN VIEW
Features king or 2 double beds, A/C, ceiling fan, mini-bar with liquor dispenser, satellite TV, room safe, iron/ironing board, hair dryer, bathroom with bathtub & shower and French balcony with ocean view.
Other Amenities: Radio Alarm Clock, Telephone

OCEANVIEW JUNIOR SUITE
Features king or 2 double beds, A/C, ceiling fan, min-bar with liquor dispenser, satellite TV, room safe, iron/ironing board, hair dryer, bathroom with bathtub & shower and large balcony or terrace with ocean view.
Other Amenities: Radio Alarm Clock, Telephone

Other Information:
  •  Cribs available on request basis at no charge.

Dining

Riu Caribe features 1 meal plan option:

All Meals, Drinks & Tips

There are 5 Restaurants at Riu Caribe:
Gaviotas - Open for breakfast, lunch and snacks. Grill steakhouse for dinner. Reservations required.
Albatros - Main restaurant. Buffet style with show cooking serving International and local specialties.
Shangri-la - A la carte restaurant serving Asian cuisine.. Open for dinner. Reservations required.
Maria Margarita - A la carte restaurant serving Mexican cuisine. Open for dinner. Reservations required.
La Pizzeria - Serves snacks. Open during the day.

Activities & Entertainment

Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Volleyball, waterpolo, ping pong, kayaking, catamaran, body boarding and rifle range.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Live music, variety shows and Riu theme shows.

Children's Programs

Children's mini-club

Children's Facilities
PlayGround

Babysitting Fee: Fee required
Advance Notice for Babysitting: Yes

Our Average Customer Ratings (based on 58 reviews)

Kenneth john

Pool: Cloudy water, but generally clean.
Beach: Small, alot of plant debris in the sand.
Food/Drink: Excellent
Entertainment: Very Good. Well rehearsed and presented
Accommodations: Nice, but not worthy of a 5 star rating.
Service: Second to none service. From the front desk to housekeeping, everyone went out of thier way.
Overall: Very nice and relaxing. Wished there was more sun. :)

Daryl (St Louis, MO)

Entertainment: Didn`t partake

Shaun (Buffalo Grove, IL)

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Nanette (White Lake, MI)

Pool: The pool was nice, but the sun was only on half the pool area most of the day.
Beach: The beach was nice but we couldn't go out very far beyond the hotel.
Food/Drink: Plenty to choose from and we found something we liked everyday.
Accommodations: We had a very nice room with a great view.
Overall: Overall we had a very nice vacation.

Linda (Rockton, IL)

Food/Drink: Excellent assortment and always fresh.
Service: Superb!!!! All staff were simply superb.
Overall: Wonderful!!!

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Riu Caribe: 10 out of 10 based on 58 ratings.
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