Your All-In Luxury® vacation starts in Mexico’s Caribbean paradise. Cancun is one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations because of its great fashion and shopping, ecological tours for the more adventurous, fabulous bars and restaurants, world class golf and so much more. Royalton Riviera Cancun is located just a 15 minute drive from the Cancun International Airport.

A warm reception and chilled cocktail set the tone for an extravagant vacation. After a day of indulging in our extensive and unlimited reservation-free dining and drink services and partaking of our activities, sports, and entertainment program, guests will appreciate the comfort of our modern and spacious rooms.  Our modern facilities, warm staff, and exhilarating locale rich with culture and world-class cuisine are the backdrop for an unforgettable All-In Luxury® escape.


Riviera Maya
Cancun International Airport (CUN) : 12 miles

Property Information

Total rooms and suites: 840


Resort Details


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Hotel Advisories

Advisory The Hotel wants to notify that all the guests arriving as of January 1st 2023, the complimentary access to hydrotherapy circuits will be limited over the age of 18 which will be one session per person per stay.
Advisory All nine of hotel's exceptional restaurants will be going under renovation. This will encompass a complete overhaul, from the guests' areas to the back of the house, aiming to take the culinary experience to unprecedented heights.
Advisory The second phase will be cover lavish suites of resorts. These improvements will be implemented in different sections throughout the resort and will take place in a slower pace. It has been specially outlined like that to avoid any disruptions to our clients.
Advisory We are thrilled to share with you the exciting news that the first phase of our transformative journey has been a resounding success.
Advisory The Environmental Sanitation Tax of a minimum 76 MXN (approx. $5.00 USD) per guest, per night. This amount is not included in your vacation price and will be collected at your hotel. This fee is subject to change at any time without notice by the hotel.

General Policies & Fine Print

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
General Policies:

Check-in Policy - Hotel requires a credit/debit card authorization upon check-in for incidentals; this will place a hold on your funds.

Convention Policy - Individuals attending a convention cannot book this property for their stay. If found attending a convention, guests may be subject to higher room rates upon arrival.

Hotel Spring Break Policy - This hotel cannot guarantee a spring-break-free environment.

Transfer Policy - A price may display when children stay free, if your vacation includes transfer to your hotel.

General Information - Room taxes and service fees are included in vacation price.  Minimum night stay restrictions may apply.  Reservation changes may not be permitted unless authorized by the hotel.

Customer Ratings & Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5 20108 reviews
  • 5.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Tennis lesson with Luis

    Very professional , knowledgeable and lots of fun during my lesson with Luis tennis pro ! Glad I came out and trained with him thank you so much ! 🎾 I recommend coming out and enjoying some tennis here at royalton fit !

    Apr 19, 2024
  • 5.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Best Resort in Mexico

    We love coming to Royalton Riviera Cancun! This was our second time and the staff is amazing! We had the best food service from Orlando, Samuel, and Alan in the main buffet. At the pool, Yessi, Jeremias, Jose and Oliver were a great team. We had so much fun making guacamole and having fun at the pool with the entertainment crew Daniel, Cynthia and Rosado! At the beach dinner show, Reyes, Itzy, and Baldo made sure we had a super fun time. Overall the great food, relaxing pools and fun entertainment made this trip memorable. We can’t wait to come back and have more fun with everyone here!

    Apr 19, 2024
  • 5.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Royalton Riveria Review 10/10!

    One hell of a trip to the Royalton Riviera Cancun resort for a week! The staff always have a smile on their face and happy to see you. Great food, very beautiful scenery. A special shoutout to the receptionist Maria, the server Israel, the luggage chauffeur Willy, and excursion planner Wilfred. They went above and beyond! I would also like to give special recognition to the fitness squad - Luis, Jorge, Eddie, Astrid, Iatima, and the whole Royalton Fit Facility. As a fitness enthusiast, I'm always curious how I am going to handle my workouts and upkeeping my fitness when traveling. Royalton Fit made this trip a breeze with fitness. Amazing gym, and the staff makes you feel very welcome. They have a ton of classes & personal training lessons as well while you're there! I would definitely recommend the gym selling protein shakes, pre-workout, etc for an additional, I'd be happy to pay for that! The buffet and restaurants are AMAZING! Great drinks, fast and friendly bar service. Tennis courts upstairs are very well maintained, and usually not very many people! They do an awesome job filling their schedule with entertainment plans... pool parties, shows, activities, etc! But overall, I couldn't have asked for a better place to stay in Cancun!

    Apr 18, 2024
  • 1.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Bug Infestation

    Warning!!! Stay at a different resort in the Cancun/Playa area. I stayed here for a week with my wife and we frequent the area. In all the years we have been visiting mexico this is the worst experience by far. Most resorts fumigate the area and the rooms are well maintained, I think we all know outdoor life and insects can't be avoided. However, I think there should be a reasonable expectation for safety when inside your room and hotel common areas. This place is infested with bugs, I made my concerns known to both hotel staff and mgmt during and after my stay... and the common answer was that the bites covering my body were just mosquito bites! After coming home and visiting my doctor I can tell you they definitely aren't mosquito bites... buyers beware!!! I contacted Marriott, as a platinum member, because this really is an unsafe situation, but they have no authority over the hotel at all. So, don't book expecting any of the marriott perks or the level of service Marriott properties usually provide. Be safe!

    Apr 18, 2024
  • 2.0 star tripadvisor rating
    Training needed for Chefs, Bartenders, management.

    Service was great, having butler was great as booked all suppers for us others had to wait. Food not great - really need to train Chef’s. Drinks were inconsistent- Taffer would have a meltdown, again more training. Need people to clean beach, rake seaweed, clean up garbage that other idiots wouldn’t dispose properly. Wedding venue was changed short notice and did not follow any instructions on seating arrangements- came up with their own idea which was ludicrous, only a few people could see Bride and Groom. Again Training needed!

    Apr 18, 2024
Prices per person based on double occupancy including round-trip airfare via U.S. certified air carriers and round-trip airport/hotel transfers when arriving at airport closest to destination (for exceptions see Frequently Asked Questions), hotel taxes and baggage handling, fuel surcharges, and all pre-collected U.S. and foreign taxes. In some instances, pricing may specifically apply to one of multiple flights on select departure days. All packages are based on the lowest hotel/air classes available at time of publication, capacity controlled, subject to availability and change without notice. Promotional pricing may only be available for a limited time. Fees may apply for carry-on and checked baggage-view Baggage Policies. Some resort fees, environmental levies and departure taxes are not included and may be payable in resort. View Frequently Asked Questions for more information. Apple Vacations is not responsible for errors or omissions. Cancellation policies apply. Bookings are subject to the Fair Trade Contract. All public charter flights are operated by ALG Vacations Corp: Allegiant Air: PC 18-231, A319-156 seats or A320-186 seats /PC 18-234, A319-156 seats or A320-186 seats; Miami Air operated by TUI Airlines Belgium N.V. : PC 19-085 & PC 19-117, B737-800, 180 seats/PC 19-091, B737-800-183 seats; Swift Air: PC 19-092, B737-400-150 seats; Viva Aerobus: PC 18-228, A320-180 seats/ PC 19-079, A320-180-185 seats/PC 19-094, A320-185 seats. CST2139014-20 120319