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What grandeur! And true to Riu's style, another original which will have your head spinning just taking it all in. Magnificent , amazing - a stream of adjectives boasting the best in a Resort can be pinned on this beauty.
The location in prime Cancun, right in the heart of activity, steps from shops and night life. As an added dimension, the Riu Cancun is adjoining, and offers more facilities and exciting features; for guests at Riu Las Americas may enjoy the best of both Resorts.
Step into a lobby which is beyond extravagant, with great columns rising to hand-painted domes in gold leaf and floral designs, a stained glass ceiling, Edwardian furniture in rich satin, and extraordinary oil paintings. A veritable Cathedral a la glitz with sparkling chandeliers. Stately, but in deco-style with an explosion of colors.
The Riu Palace Las Americas Resort is in Moroccan-Mediterranean architecture, like a giant wedding cake set in Coral Gables, with chaise lounge chairs under canvas umbrellas between banks of hibiscus flowers. An infinity pool appears to flow into the turquoise sea framing a white sand beach. Hailed as one of the top Resorts for dining, there is a selection of five a la carte or grand buffet restaurants.
All amenities are offered for the first-class traveler, a Spa with a rooftop solarium and Jacuzzi, a lavish nightclub with live shows and entertainment, and high-end suites with luxurious furnishings. Truly exquisite!
Beachfront property located in Cancun's exclusive Caracol Beach. Steps away from shops and night life.
CANCUN • MX
Barber / Beauty Salon Boutique Shops Car Rental Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service Meeting Rooms Physician on Call
Shopping Mall Nearby
Pools: Number of Pools: 2 Outdoor Pools: 2 Swim-up Bar Two pools with jacuzzi and children's pool.
Golf: • NEARBY • Cancun Golf Club @ Pok Ta Pok- Cancun Hilton golf Course- • Holes: 18
Water Sports On Site: • Sunfish Sailing: Complimentary • Snorkeling: Complimentary • Wind Surf: Complimentary
Set along the turquoise water of the Caribbean sea this elegant resort is bound to become a favoriteof even the most discerning traveler.
380 Guestrooms including 24 suites,8 Jacuzzi Suites and 4 handicapped rooms. Guests at the Riu Palace Las Americas have access to the Disco at the Riu Cancun which includes entrance and drinks. Guestsalso have use of the lighted tennis court at Riu Cancun
Check-in: 3:00 pm Check-out: 12:00 noon Total Rooms: 380 Year Opened: 2003
Credit Cards: • Visa • Master Card • American Express
HONEYMOONERS: BOTTLE OF SPARKLING WINE OR SURPRISE GIFT AND SMALL BOTTLE OF TEQUILA, MEZCAL OR WINE.
Men are required to wear longs pants at the a-la-carte restaurants. Dinner dining is not included in the exchange privileges. No spring breakers; during Mar-Apr each room must have one guest at least 21 years old to check in (May-Feb 18).
JUNIOR SUITE 420 sq. ft., 2 doubles beds, ceiling fan, 21" satellite TV, phone, minibar, liquor dispenser, room safe, shower, hairdryer, split-level with living room area with sofa sofa-bed, iron/iron board, WiFi available in lobby. Balcony or terrace not guarantee Other Amenities: Air Conditioning, Fan, Shower, Minibar, Hair Dryer, Iron, Telephone, Television, Room Safe, Satellite
SUITE WITH JACUZZI King w/rollaway or sofabed, ocean view with balcony or terrace with jacuzzi, ceiling fan, 21"satellite TV, phone, minibar, liquor dispenser, room safe, living room area with sofa, bathtub, shower, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, WiFi in lobby. Other Amenities: Air Conditioning, Fan, Shower, Balcony or Terrace, Minibar, Hair Dryer, Iron, Telephone, Television, Room Safe, Satellite
SUITE OCEAN VIEW King w/rollaway or sofabed, oc view balcony, ceiling fan, 21" satellite TV, phone, minibar, liquor dispenser, room safe, bathtub, shower, hairdryer, living room area with sofa, iron/ironing board, WiFi available in lobby for free. Other Amenities: Air Conditioning, Fan, Shower, Balcony or Terrace, Minibar, Hair Dryer, Iron, Telephone, Television, Room Safe, Satellite
JUNIOR SUITE OCEAN VIEW 420 sq. ft., king or 2 doubles, balcony or terrace, ceiling fan, 21" satellite TV, phone, minibar, liquor dispenser, room safe, shower, hairdryer, split-level with living room area with sofa sofa-bed, iron/iron board, WiFi available in lobby Other Amenities: Air Conditioning, Fan, Shower, Balcony or Terrace, Minibar, Hair Dryer, Iron, Telephone, Television, Room Safe, Satellite
Other Information: • Cribs available on request basis at no charge.
Riu Palace Las Americas features 1 meal plan option:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 7 Restaurants at Riu Palace Las Americas: Los Arcos - Italian theme restaurant for lunch and dinner converts to the Brazillian Rodizio. Reservations required for dinner. Dress Code: Casual Formal Pool Snack Bar - Serves lunch and snacks. Don Roberto - Main Restaurant with terrace area offering buffet style dining and show cooking stations. Theme dinners twice a week El Romero - Sanck bar during the day and at night converts into the Grill Steakhouse. Reservations required for dinner. Dress Code: Casual Formal Sakura - Japanese themed restaurant open for dinner. Reservations required. Dress Code: Casual Formal Sir Arthur - Gourmet restaurant open for dinner. Reservations required. Dress Code: Casual Formal Tio Pepe Tapas - Spanish style menu open for dinner. Reservations are required. Dress Code: Casual Formal
Activities & Entertainment
Daily Activities & Entertainment: Daily Activities 6 days a week, Volleyball, Aerobics, Ping Pong, Nightly Activities & Entertainment: Live Music, Riu Theme Shows, Disco at Riu Cancun (entrance & drinks included) open 6 days a week
Children's Facilities PlayGround
Babysitting service available upon request (not included with All-Inclusive)
Our Average Customer Ratings (based on 42 reviews)
Bob said, 'Staff of the Riu Palace were very nice and I would definitely stay there again.'
Pool: Clean & pretty.
Beach: A little rough but pretty to look at.
Food/Drink: Food was ok, would have liked more poolside snack options. Restaurants were ok.
Daniel said, 'I look forward to booking with you guys again, thanks!'
Nancy said, 'Food was very good. Great food service.Loved the entertainment! LOVE IT!!!!'
Pool: The pool was beautiful
Food/Drink: Food was very good. Great food service.
Entertainment: Loved the entertainment!
Service: Service was great!
Overall: LOVE IT!!!!
Mary said, 'The food was 100% better than the last resort I stayed at in Cancun. I had a fantastic time and would not hesiitate to use Dream Vacations or Riu Palace Hotel again.'
Pool: The pools were beautiful
Beach: The beach was small, but there were enough chairs for all of us.
Food/Drink: The food was 100% better than the last resort I stayed at in Cancun.
Entertainment: I wasn't expecting a show every night in our hotel. The dancers were very talented.
Accommodations: The room was beautiful and our traveling companions got a corner room with a wrap-around balcony and a gorgeous view.
Overall: Was great, didn't want to come home.
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Ione said, 'The service was nothing short of great and the resort was fabulous, so will be going back in spring or summer.'
Pool: very clean
Beach: cleaned daily
Pool: Nice pools
Food/Drink: Good food
Entertainment: Good entertainment
Accommodations: Very satisfactory
Overall: Good with no complaints
Christopher j said, 'We would return for future vacation'
Pool: Nice pools
Beach: Beautiful water
Food/Drink: Great food
Accommodations: Nice room
Service: Good service overall
Overall: Would return for future vacation
Lisa said, 'I had a wonderful time .The resort was peaceful clean and the service was great. This was my first all inclusive vacation and it was the best experience I have ever had.'
Pool: Was beautiful, a little cool but pleasnat to get in during the sunny hot days
Beach: Easy to access great searvice
Food/Drink: Plenty of choices service was great
Accommodations: Lovely room
Service: Great service friendly and helpful
Overall: This was my first all inclusive vacation and it was the best experience I have ever had
Genaro said, 'Exceptionally nice hotel, to which we would go again.'
Pool: Very picturesque
Beach: Although small, it was nice
Food/Drink: Excellent throughout
Accommodations: Exceptionally nice hotel.
Overall: Would go again
Tony said, 'The food was outstanding!!! Everyday was a gastronomical delight!!!! And that beautiiful lobby could have held 200 ballroom dancers.'
Pool: Nice pool
Food/Drink: The food was outstanding!!! Everyday was a gastronomical delight!!!!
Overall: Very good
Cindy said, 'Best all inclusive I have ever been too!! The Hotel was very clean, friendly, food was great! We loved working with Dream vacations and will use again!!'
Beach: Nice beach - wonderful!!
Food/Drink: Very good food and drink were great too!
Accommodations: Very clean, beutiful view! We loved it!
Service: Great and very catering to your needs!
Overall: Best all inclusive I have ever been too!!
Jim said, 'Everything was very good and we are already planning to come back. The food was the best I have ever had!!!'
Food/Drink: The best I have ever had!!!
Service: Very good!
Overall: Very good
Nancy said, 'The rooms were beautiful-service incredible, couldn't ask for better! This is our third year booking with Dreams-and we will continue to do so.'
Pool: very warm, clean and beautiful
Beach: clean and the service was excellent
Food/Drink: buffet was the best-restaurants couldn't get my vegetarian dinners right-even though we spoke perfect spanish to them.
Entertainment: just wish there was a club inside the hotel
Accommodations: rooms were beautiful-service incredible
Service: couldn't ask for better!
Overall: other than the food problems-everything was great.
Pool: clean and beautiful
Beach: great. they serve drinks with a straw and it was sad to so many people leaving them in the beach and the ocean. leave out the straws
Entertainment: they were ok
Overall: great! we're going back
Pool: Very clean
Beach: Beautifully kept
Entertainment: Okay entertainment
Linda said, 'Staff was great and this is a first class resort...we would stay here again for sure.'
Pool: Loved the swim up bar and chairs in water
Beach: Not much on sand but loved to look at the beach
Food/Drink: Loved the in room bar setup
Entertainment: Staff was great
Accommodations: Apple rep was great on helping us book reservations outside resort
Service: Everyone was very nice and couldn't do enough for you
Pool: Could have been larger
Food/Drink: First rate
Entertainment: Didnt go to the shows
Accommodations: We had a beautiful corner room that was ready before check in time
Service: The best
Overall: Wonderful vacation
Dr edwin s
Beach: Great, spacious
Entertainment: Amateurish, all lip syncing
Accommodations: Clean and good
Overall: Would return
Beach: Very nice
Entertainment: The Crazy Show !!! Very Fun
Service: Wonderful.... We love Luis & Rudolpho...and many others as well.
Ruth said, 'Service was excellent! Everyone was very friendly. We had a very nice time.'
Pool: Could have been a little warmer...but still great.
Food/Drink: Delicious! We ate too much.
Entertainment: Very fun.
Accommodations: The hallways smelled a little bit like mildew. The rooms were nice.
Service: Service was excellent! Everyone was very friendly.
Overall: We had a very nice time.
Pool: Good pool
Beach: Beach a little small but ok
Entertainment: Enjoyed the entertainment
Accommodations: Very nice accommodations
Service: Service was absolutely great
Overall: Enjoyed my stay very much
Beach: Kind of small - think due to hurricane
Food/Drink: Drink awesome, food so-so
Entertainment: Not good!
Service: Above and beyond!
Beach: Not the most compelling beach, but clean and certainly sufficient
Entertainment: Local entertainment was good, on-site during the day was average, in the evening saw not great
Accommodations: Well above average
Pool: very nice
Beach: a little bit dissapointing
Food/Drink: excellent food but the japanese restaurant I would give it a c
Entertainment: excellent very friendly staff
Overall: we will come back and recommend this to friends
Beach: hardly any beach
Food/Drink: good for all inculsive, hard to make reservations
Entertainment: not a whole lot, but what was there was good
Accommodations: love the view
Service: very accommodating
Overall: would do it again
Pool: The pool was well maintained. Water was extremely cold but beautiful. However, the pool area could have been kept cleaner.
Beach: There were quite a few rocks and very little beach.
Food/Drink: We were very happy with the food and drinks. The people working are extremely nice and always smiling which is wonderful.
Entertainment: I thought it was very good. We actually saw the show almost every night.
Accommodations: We had no hot water for two days and had problem with lighting in the bathroom. The pool area could have been a fit cleaner.
Service: The service was extremely good.
Overall: We had a wonderful time except the two days where we had no hot water and lighting. Had to wait around for repairs. Not good.
Joseph j. said, 'We booked with you before and had stayed at the same hotel. We had such a great experience the last time we thought, why look for anything else. We are so happy we went to the Riu again as our trip was all we expected and more!'
Pool: close to the hotel
Beach: beautiful and clean, plenty of chairs
Food/Drink: good for adults high standards
Entertainment: We saw the 9:30 show, very entertaining
Accommodations: clean and beautiful, great view
Service: everyone was extremely friendly and very able to help with anything
Reza said, 'This was my third time booking with Dream Vacation and it was very good as it always is.'
Overall: it was my 3rd times booking with dream vacation and it was as always very good
Overall: The Hotel was great and so was the food. Will consider returning in the future.
Pool: to few chairs/benches
Entertainment: did not use
Vanessa said, 'When I go back to Cancun, I will def book with Dream Vacations and stay at the Riu Palace!'
Overall: When I go back to Cancun, I will def book with Dream Vacations and stay at the Riu Palace!
Overall: KEEP UP WITH THE GOOD JOB
Donna said, 'This was a trip to be remembered, especially by my spouse who had never traveled before and was speechless. The beach is beautiful beyond words. We had a blast with every experience.'
Pool: Enough room for everyone to enjoy
Beach: Beautiful beyond words
Food/Drink: Excellent variety
Entertainment: We had a blast with every experience
Accommodations: Just the best! I felt like a QUEEN
Service: Timely and friendly
Overall: One to be remembered especially by my spouse, he had never traveled before and was speechless
Food/Drink: need more "american" deserts, more room service options