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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 adult's 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
  • All Inclusive
  • Resort
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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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 ten international restaurants and eleven bars, plus such amenities as an expansive swim-in spa, a full-scale fitness and cardio conditioning center, and an unparalleled range of activities on land and on sea.

This awarded resort offers spacious lavish rooms and suites, many with an expansive rooftop terrace complete with private Plunge Pool (heated in Winter). 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, vibrant Cancun, cosmopolitan Playa del Carmen and the ancient Mayan world are all at your doorstep. Open yourself up to a world of pampering at Miile Spa. Experience gourmet cuisine at our ten international restaurants. Take an afternoon snorkel, or siesta. Enjoy a yoga class on the beach at sun-up, or nightly shows at the theater. There are no reservations required. Feel free to be as spontaneous as you like. Simply all inclusive, all suite and all luxury.

Restaurants & Bars

During your stay at Excellence Riviera Cancun, you can indulge in truly global dining in ten full-service á la carte restaurants for dinner, one main restaurant for breakfast & lunch, and one beach snack grill for lunch, all of which are included with your stay. Some restaurants feature smoking (outdoor seatings) and non-smoking sections; others are exclusively non-smoking

Toscana is the restaurant for fine Italian cuisine and á la carte for dinner. Agave is the Mexican restaurant perfect for á la carte dinner. At Spice you can savour Oriental cuisine with Tepanyaki stations and serving á la carte dinner

Other restaurants include Chez Isabelle for a la carte French cuisine dinner. Basmati which is the resorts contemporary Indian restaurant. Oregano is a more relaxed Pizzeria/Trattoria lunch and dinner, whilst the Lobster House provides breakfast, local Mexican fish & seafood specialties for lunch and lobster specialties for á la carte dinner. The resort also has The Grill for casual á la carte lunch and steakhouse, The Flavor Market fine dining restaurant specializing in pairing gourmet tasting menus with a variety of fine wines and snacks at the Sportbar

Eleven different bars complete the experience and are many and varied including the Lobby bar, Coffee bar on the main square, Swim-up pool bar, Pool & beach bar by the main pool, Pool bar in Excellence Club , Sportbar, Coffee House, Cigar bar, Fruit-juice bar by the Spa, Chill-out bar at the beach and finally the Theater bar. There is also 24-hour room service

Activities & Things To Do

The resort offers an array of treatments and signature rituals, facials and massages. The exclusive Aqua Wellness circuit is a luxurious prelude to every Miilé treatment. The program is a series of treatments that uses water-based therapies to prepare you for the relaxation to come.

Couples are invited to drift away on the bliss of a relaxing body massage for two. You can even schedule your massage by the sea, enhanced by music of the tides and champagne. In pre-Hispanic Mexico was the belief the body, mind and spirit operated in perfect harmony. Temazcal steam baths have been used in tribal Mexico as a means to cure and detox by releasing the body's toxins. These treatments honour the Mayan traditions.

The spa facilities include master pedicure stations with individual foot-whirlpools, manicure stations, haircut & hair wash stations , facial rooms, Vichy showers with ocean view.

At Excellence Riviera Cancun, a total of 6 swimming pools - including one pool with handicap access - 2 of them heated in winter with a collective expanse of 77,800 square feet provide guests with privacy and 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 & the Swim-up Pool Bar provide immediate refreshments. All suites on the ground floor enjoy direct pool access

For those looking for more activity the Excellence Riviera Cancun has non-motorized water sports - sailing, sea kayaking, paddle board, snorkeling gear, introductory scuba lesson. Daily activities include live music during the day ,Tennis clinics, games room and a fully equipped fitness centre with state-of-the art “Cybex” equipment

Excellence Riviera Cancun

Playa Del Carmen › Quintana Roo › Yucatan Peninsula › Mexico

Rooms & Suites

Junior suites have 2 double beds or 1 king-size bed, individually controlled air conditioning, 42'' LCD satellite TV, CD/DVD player, coffee-maker, iron, ironing board, bathrobes, slippers, hairdryer, shower room, whirlpool bath and balcony or terrace with spa or pool view.

Excellence Club Junior suites are ocean front, and are as Junior suites with an additional whirlpool on balcony, and Excellence Club benefits including private check-in/check-out, private lounge with internet access, pillow menu, upgraded room service menu, upgraded selection of spirits, one Aqua Wellness Spa treatment per person per stay, private pool/beach area, late check-out (subject to availability), upgraded mini-bar and luxurious toiletries.

Junior Suites - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Junior Suites
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Rooftop Terrace Suites - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Rooftop Terrace Suites
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite Ocean Front - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite Ocean Front
Excellence Riviera Cancun, Playa Del Carmen
Excellence Club Honeymoon Suite Rooftop Terrace - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Imperial Suite Ocean Front - Excellence Riviera Cancun
Excellence Club Imperial Suite Ocean Front
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°

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  • 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

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  • 2D