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Hotel Riu Caribe

#46 of 182 Hotels in Cancun
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22/05/2017 23/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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barrie, ontario
Reviewed 8 November 2007

We spent a most memorable week at the Riu Caribe, from Oct 14-21/07. On a friends recommendation I was leaning towards this hotel, but after reading so many negative reviews I was beginning to second guess the recommendation. Glad I went with our friends instinct, because bad reviews would have prevented us from having a wonderful experience. Having paid attention...

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7Thank avasgrammy
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 6 November 2007

I recently returned from holiday at the Riu Caribe in Cancun and had a great time. I travel south twice a year and although I like top of the line hotels and food, I mostly go for fun, sun and to relax. It was myself, a 48 year old single Mum and a 58 year old single Mum that went....

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12Thank terrihogan
toronto
Reviewed 5 November 2007

I see that my friend has already written a review about our stay below, but wow - this experience NEEDS and MUST be shared with any potential person thinking about booking their stay here. Yes, the place was acceptable. And, I actually booked this trip based on several of the reviews from this site. The majority of the staff were...

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13Thank jannyy
Toronto
Reviewed 5 November 2007

First off, I'd like to say that I was pleased overall with the hotel during the duration of our stay. me and 2 other girlfriends stayed at the Riu from 10.28.2007 to 11.01.2007. Breakfast and Lunch were fairly decent but I thought the dinner fare was just awful. DO NOT book a reservation at the restaurant mexicana, especially if you're...

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10Thank Meunonomo
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 November 2007

I stayed @ the riu from 10/22 (my birthday) to 10/26... the service is out of this world..they really go out of there way to please you, the responses about the lobby not being A/C'ed..SO FREAKING WHAT..it's like that for a reason. i think so people are just going to complain, it's in there DNA... we had the basic room...

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4Thank quannj
Saint Louis MO
Reviewed 2 November 2007

Stay at the Riu Caribe Oct 22-27, 2007. I have been to another resort last year in Cancun Barcelo Tucancun, which was not as nice. It was just ok. I thought the Riu Caribe was very nice for the price. Realize you are not staying in a 5 star resort, this is a midlevel resort and it exceeded my expectations....

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5Thank Larry&Laura
manchester
Reviewed 31 October 2007

Arrived back from the Riu Caribe on 28th october having spent 2 weeks there, What an amazing holiday, sooo sad to be back home. The hotel staff are lovely and i would recommend this hotel to anyone of any age, status, whether its a lads/girls holiday or like me with my boyfriend. Id firstly like to thank Renee, Johnny, Yanina,...

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5Thank gembobs
Oklahoma City
Reviewed 31 October 2007

I love Cancun!!! We had a great time at the Riu. The Riu Caribe is a beautiful hotel. We stayed in a junior suite on the end of the hotel. The pool was huge and the landscaping was awesome. The room was really nice and our balcony was huge. The hotel staff was really friendly. Many reviewers have said that...

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1Thank CancunMan21
st catharines
Reviewed 29 October 2007

We were at the caribe 2weeks ago this was our second time there . We took our 11 yr old daughter with us she loved it as well . The staff were super friendly the food was very plentiful there was actually too much food we love the entertain ment team around the pool they did a super job ....

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1Thank StCatharinesShane
Michigan
Reviewed 29 October 2007

I'll start by saying that this was our 6th trip to the Cancun area. We've stayed at Sheraton, Moon Palace, Cancun Palace,Barcelo Maya and Grand Oasis. What a pleasant surprise!! My wife and I stayed at the RIU Caribe for a quick 4 nighter Oct 13th-17th and had an absolutely great time. We booked through Funjet--non-stop from Detroit, arrived at...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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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: ₹ 13,726 - ₹ 29,127 (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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“Higher floors have the best view”
saheastsussex, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go high to avoid the noise (floors 8 and 9). Rooms in the middle will pick up less noise from the adjoining Riu hotel or the beach parties.”
travelernumber20, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“book ocean view-not all rooms have ocean view as standard room does not”
brenp1070, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room on right side of hotel was noisy (neighbor resort activities at night). Maybe interior rooms better. (All rooms face the beach).”
edp567, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are ocean view. Both angles of the hotel have sunrise or sunset views. Just depends on why you prefer”
I5524LCdavidd, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
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