ClubHotel Riu Tequila

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Tucked inside a palm grove in the quiet resort of Playacar, the Riu Tequila is a retreat. It only takes 5 minutes to walk to a peaceful platinum-shine beach from here. This hotel ... Continue reading

Tucked inside a palm grove in the quiet resort of Playacar, the Riu Tequila is a retreat. It only takes 5 minutes to walk to a peaceful platinum-shine beach from here. This hotel is in a relaxed part of the Caribbean Coast. When you want to up the tempo, the colourful resort of Playa del Carmen is a five-minute drive away.

Activities

Water sports are left right and centre at this hotel. You can try catamaran sailing, kayaking and body boarding while you’re here.

Playground

Tennis courts

Enjoy a game on the floodlit hard surface tennis courts at Riu Yucatan.

Table tennis

Water volleyball

Water polo

Beach volleyball

Aerobics

Watersports

There’s a variety of watersports to keep you busy. Take your pick from windsurfing, catamarans, kayaking, Hobie Cats, body boarding, pedalos and snorkelling. This all takes place at Riu Yucatan watersports centre.

Kayaks

Snorkelling

Catamaran

Pedalos

Scuba - additional info*

A PADI scuba diving school operates from the hotel, offering courses and full certificates for all levels of experience. You can also try a free introductory taster session in the hotel pool - one session per stay.

Daytime activity programme

Other facilities

There’s a Renova spa* pavilion close to one of the swimming pools. It’s scented by candles and you can get treatments like Swedish massages here.

Renova Spa*

You'll find the spa at Mexican Street, where you can choose from a range of beauty treatments. Arrange a massage, or turn up the heat in the sauna. Whether it's a special occasion or you'd just like to treat yourself, choose from a range of services at the hairdresser. You need to be over 18 to use the sauna.

Complimentary gym

You'll need to be over 18 to take advantage of the complimentary gym at Mexican Street. Plus don't forget your sport shoes, as you'll need these if you'd like to use the equipment.

Whirlpool bath

Sauna

Massage*

Hairdressing*

Swimming Pool

The hotel’s 2 swimming pools are framed by sun terraces dotted with coconut thatch umbrellas. The pièce de résistance is the enormous thatched swim-up bar.

2 outdoor pools

With tonnes of sunbeds and thatched umbrellas dotted around the sun terrace, there's plenty of space to relax and soak up the sun.

Pool towels

Children's pool

Food and Drink

Big buffet breakfasts get the day off to a flying start. Later a steakhouse, an Asian restaurant and a Mexican eatery join the buffet on the billing.

La Lupita restaurant

If you'd like a late Continental breakfast, you'll be able to pick this up from the poolside restaurant and swim-up bar, La Lupita. There's a buffet lunch and an à la carte dinner in the way of a grill and steakhouse, with 2 sittings for dinner. The first is 7pm to 8.30pm and the second is 9pm to 10.30pm. There's a dress code for dinner, and you'll need to book your table in advance.

Jalisco buffet restaurant

Opening Times: [07.00-10.30, 19.00-22.30]

For breakfast and dinner. Jalisco offers buffet and on the spot cooking stations, where you’ll be able to watch dishes being prepared right in front of your very eyes. Themed buffet evenings are held three times a week. There are 2 sittings for dinner, the first 7pm to 8.30pm, and the second 9pm to 10.30pm. And there's a dress code for dinner.

Bamboo Asian restaurant

Opening Times: [19.00-22.30]

Head to the Bamboo Asian restaurant for buffet dinner and sample the succulent cuisine. Dinner is offered in 2 sittings, the first from 7pm to 8.30pm and the second from 9pm to 10.30pm. There's a dress code here, and you'll need to book in advance.

Additional bars and restaurants

You’ll be able to use the selection of bars and restaurants at the nearby Riu Playacar and Riu Yucatan hotels. This excludes breakfast and evening meals.

Sports bar

Day or night, this bar is open 24 hours.

Pavillion bar

Opening Times: [10.30-24.00]

Lounge bar

Opening Times: [18.00-24.00]

The lounge bar Maguey, has an outdoor terrace where you’re able to enjoy a pre-dinner drink.

Beach Club restaurant at Riu Yucatan

Opening Times: [12.00-15.00, 19.00-22.30]

For lunch and dinner. Head to the beach and enjoy the daytime buffets and the evening Mexican delicacies. For the extra wow factor, watch dishes being prepared right in front of your very eyes. There are 2 sittings for dinner, the first from 7pm to 8.30pm and the second from 9pm to 10.30pm. There's a dress code for dinner and you'll need to make a reservation in advance.

Price Overview

The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the ClubHotel Riu Tequila in Playacar. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.

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Avg. Evening Temp (°C) 18 16 17 18 19 22 23 22 22 21 20 18

Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at ClubHotel Riu Tequila in Playacar easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book ClubHotel Riu Tequila with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above. Package holidays to ClubHotel Riu Tequila are available from Thomson .

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 127V 60Hz
Language: Spanish,
Currency: Mexico Peso (MXN)

This week's weather forecast

Cloudy
29°C Low 22°C
Today: Thu 08 Dec
Sunny
29°C Low 24°C
Fri 09 Dec
Overcast
28°C Low 23°C
Sat 10 Dec
Patchy rain possible
27°C Low 22°C
Sun 11 Dec

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Questions and Answers about ClubHotel Riu Tequila

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5 Questions | 6 Answers

HI Louise
There is WIFI at the hotel but there is a local charge for it
regards

Added 9 months, 1 week ago.

By Karen.Blackburn, loveholidays.com team member

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Hi
There is wifi but there is a local charge

Added 9 months, 1 week ago.

By Sally.Dademo, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello a dress code is stated for the a la carte restaurants you make reservations for stating long trousers no sleeveless tops/shirts for men

Added 1 year, 4 months ago.

By Zara.Drant, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello, The hotel can be contacted via telephone. The telephone number is Tel: (+52) 98 48 73 43 00. Regards

Added 1 year, 5 months ago.

By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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Unfortunately, even we can't find a specific answer to this however, most hotels do accept credit and debit cards. We suggest you perhaps try and contact the hotel directly for a more definite answer.

Added 2 years, 4 months ago.

By Lauren, loveholidays.com team member

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There are a variety of rooms on offer in this hotel. For more details on this and to see the different prices available, depending on date and departure airport, please click through to the price and availability calendar where a definitive price will then be pulled in for you.

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