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Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico


Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico

Situated on a sugar white sand beach on Mexico's Riviera Maya coast, Excellence Riviera Cancun is a classic all-suite Mediterranean-style resort, crafted from stucco, tile and marble. This adults only world is a tropical fantasy that revolves around six winding pools, the clear Caribbean, well-appointed accommodations - and you

Resort At A Glance
  • Adult Only
  • Ultra All Inclusive
  • Beach Resort
  • Spa On Property
  • Swim Up Rooms
  • 440 Suites
  • 6 Swimming Pools
  • 11 Restaurants
  • 10 Bars & Lounges
  • Fitness Centre
  • Evening Entertainment
  • Excellence Club Option
About Playa Del Carmen
Playa Del Carmen
  • Getting To Mexico The closest international airport for Playa del Carmen is Cancun International, airport code CUN. There are regular direct scheduled flights from the United Kingdom with British Airways and Virgin Atlantic plus charter flights with Thomas Cook and TUI and flying time is around 9 - 10 hours. The airport is also serviced by United Airlines, Delta Airlines, American Airlines, Air Canada and Westjet allowing connections through major USA and Canadian hubs. Aeromexico offer flights via Mexico City and onward connections to Cancun plus there are internal flights with Volaris and Mayair from most Mexican airport hubs. Please note that Virgin will cease to operate direct flights in March 2019
  • Getting To Playa del Carmen Shuttle transfers or Private Transfers are available to all of the resorts we feature in Playa del Carmen. Situated in close proximity to the airport it will take approx an hour to travel. Please allow longer if you are taking a shuttle transfer as this may involve stops at different hotels for fellow travellers en-route.
  • Language Spanish
  • Time Difference - 6 Hours GMT (Summer) - 5 Hours GMT (Winter)
  • Currency Mexican Pesos or US Dollars
  • Dialling Code +1 52
  • Tipping Tipping is a way of life in Mexico. Hotels and restaurants usually add 15% to the bill. If they dont, tip 10-15%. Tip porters about 1US$ per suitcase, and tip hotel maids (further guidance will be given in resort)
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Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico

More Hotel Details

If you have a taste for luxury, romance and relaxation, then the Excellence Riviera Cancun resort and spa is where you belong. Six meandering pools wind through the tropical Caribbean grounds. You have access to eleven international restaurants and ten bars, plus such amenities as an expansive swim-in spa, a full-scale fitness and cardio conditioning centre and an unparalleled range of activities on land and on sea.

Every suite at Excellence Riviera Cancun surrounds you in classic Caribbean decor. This beautiful resort offers a selection of nine different suites, taking advantage of the beautiful Riviera Maya oceanfront setting. Suites are sumptuous in size and superior in style. The lavish suites each have a jetted whirlpool bathtub and many include an expansive rooftop terrace complete with private Plunge Pool. Here your every need is addressed so you are free to create your own moments you dream of and memories you'll have forever

Secluded but far from isolated, from vibrant Cancun, cosmopolitan Playa del Carmen and the ancient Mayan world are at your doorstep.

Open yourself up to a world of pampering at Miile Spa. Experience gourmet cuisine at the ten international restaurants. Take an afternoon snorkel, or siesta. Enjoy a yoga class on the beach at sun-up, or nightly shows at the theatre. There are no reservations required. Feel free to be as spontaneous as you like. Simply all inclusive, all suite and all luxury.

For the ultimate experience in luxury, exclusivity and service, pick an Excellence Club suite and encounter an assortment of special benefits including private pool and beach areas, upgraded room amenities and express check-in and check-out service in a private VIP lounge area. The lounge is solely for the use of Club guests and has free Internet access, snack buffets and bar service. Consider it your own private club to use any time.

Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico

Restaurants & Bars

World-class restaurants will tempt you with fine dining flavours. You'll feel transported by gourmet cuisine, dramatic settings and world-class service. Italian, Asian, French, Indian and Mexican dishes are only the beginning of your culinary adventure.

Dining Options
  • Agave - Authentic Mexican and popular Tex-Mex cuisine
  • Oregano - Trattoria-style restaurant
  • Basmati - Superb Indian cuisine
  • Lobster House - Delicious seafood and lobster dishes, poolside
  • The Grill - Salads, sandwiches and burgers under a giant thatch-roof palapa
  • Chez Isabelle - Parisian style dining
  • The Flavor Market - Cosy gourmet restaurant offering an extensive menu of tapas dishes
  • Toscana - Italian restaurant
  • Spice - Exotic specialities from Japan, China, Vietnam and Thailand
  • Las Olas - Snack grill, located on the beach
  • Sports Bar - Big screens and snack menu

Poolside, beachside, under the sun and under the stars, the tropical chic vibe is always friendly. Don't be surprised if the bartenders remember your name - and your 'usual'.

Bars & Lounges
  • Martini - Lobby bar with extensive 'tini' cocktail menu
  • Cafékafé - Central plaza paradise for coffee lovers
  • Blue - Swim-Up Bar
  • Sol - Beach & Pool Bar
  • Aroma - Cafe with speciality coffees and sweet treats
  • Stars - Evening theatre bar
  • XLounge - Chill-out Beach Bar
  • Revive - Located near the spa - guilt free refreshments
  • La Habana - Cigar Bar Lounge
  • Cielo - Pool Bar for Excellence Club guests

Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico

Activities & Things To Do

On the soft sands of the Riviera Maya, your all inclusive vacation at Excellence Riviera Cancun assures tranquility but never boredom. With a full array of leisure activities for body, mind and spirit to relax — or recharge. Ready to relax or kick it into high gear? Pool? Beach? Land or sea? Excellence Riviera Cancun is the perfect resort for experiencing it all.

Pools & Beach

There are a total of six swimming pools - including one pool with handicap access - 2 of them are heated in winter. This provides guests with a variety of bathing options throughout the resort grounds. Three whirlpools right next to the pools offer stunning Caribbean views and two additional Jacuzzis by the Spa and the Swim-up Pool Bar provide immediate refreshment.

For those looking for more activity the Excellence Riviera Cancun has non-motorised water sports - There is kayaking, snorkelling, paddle boards, beach volleyball and football, sailing and windsurfing - even introductory scuba lessons with the option to move forward with further instruction.

Sports, Shows & Spa

A fantastic range of all-inclusive activities, on land and sea, will see to it that you're never bored. Choose from aerobics, yoga, jogging, archery, air rifle shooting, billiards, dancing lessons, tennis, football, cycling, table tennis and darts or maybe some cooking lessons, Spanish lessons or board games.

Find yourself at the resort's luxurious full-service world-class Miilé Spa and enjoy a multitude of rejuvenating experiences, including massages, body treatments and beauty treatments, as well as a series of exclusive facilities. You can literally swim into the Spa and indulge in an oasis of natural luxury. Romance, connection, nature and inner peace are the elements that inspire the treatments, secluded in your own private island. The signature Spa Rituals will transport you to a unique and memorable experience of holistic wellbeing. Couples treatments can be arranged from the spa concierge desk so you can enjoy a memorable experience together.

Entertainment is certainly on the menu at Excellence Playa Mujeres and you'll find most of the action at the resort's very own theatre, which hosts live music, dancing, and other professional shows on certain nights. Otherwise, there are theme nights, dancing lessons, and other great things to get yourself involved with.

Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico

Rooms & Suites

Every suite at Excellence Riviera Cancun surrounds you in classic Caribbean décor. The resort offers a selection of nine different suites, taking advantage of the beautiful Riviera Maya oceanfront setting. Suites are sumptuous in size (668 square feet and larger) and superior in style

Excellence Club
If staying in an Excellence Club room extra benefits include - location in the VIP section, private and late check-in & check-out, private concierge service (7am to 11pm), private lounge (7am to 11pm) with buffets & bar service, superior Bvlgari amenities, upgraded in-room premium liquor & wine bottle selection, Nespresso Machine, exclusive pool and whirlpool at the pool area, private beach area. daily complimentary newspaper, beach bag, shoe shine service, daily fruit and flowers and one complimentary Aqua Wellness treatment

Junior Suite Spa or Pool View - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Junior Suite Spa or Pool View
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Junior Swim Up Suite Spa or Pool View - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Junior Swim Up Suite Spa or Pool View
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Junior Suite Ocean View - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Junior Suite Ocean View
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Two Storey Rooftop Terrace Suite Spa or Pool View - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Junior Suite Ocean Front - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Junior Suite Ocean Front
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Excellence Club Junior Swim Up Suite Ocean View - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Two Storey Rooftop Terrace Suite Ocean Front - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite Rooftop - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite Rooftop
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Imperial Suite - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Imperial Suite
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen

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Excellence Riviera Cancun

Carretera Federal 307 Manzana 7
Lote 1
S.m. 11
S/n 77580 Benito Juarez
Puerto Morelos
Quintana Roo

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Playa Del Carmen Weather

Average temperature in degrees C°

  • 23°J
  • 24°F
  • 26°M
  • 27°A
  • 28°M
  • 28°J
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  • 28°A
  • 28°S
  • 26°O
  • 25°N
  • 24°D

Average monthly rainfall in millimetres

  • 17J
  • 15F
  • 6M
  • 14A
  • 16M
  • 173J
  • 156J
  • 164A
  • 173S
  • 114O
  • 29N
  • 21D

Average days of rain per month

  • 3J
  • 2F
  • 1M
  • 1A
  • 1M
  • 1J
  • 3J
  • 3A
  • 3S
  • 3O
  • 3N
  • 2D