Riu Palace Riviera Maya Weddings

Family-Friendly | 250-500 rooms

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Overlooking the Caribbean Sea in the beautiful Riviera Maya, this luxurious all-inclusive wedding destination offers elevated amenities, gourmet dining, and a full-service spa.

This palatial luxury resort is situated on a pristine white sand beach with crystal clear water, and offers an all-inclusive tropical getaway that you and your wedding guests will remember forever.

Recently remodeled in 2019, the opulent beachfront property features fountain swimming pools, well-manicured tropical gardens, and stunning ocean views. When staying at Riu Palace Riviera Maya you’ll have exclusive access to gourmet dining, vibrant nightlife, and a world-class spa. When it comes to romantic wedding destinations in Mexico, this is a perfect choice.


Your wedding guests will be impressed by the luxurious Junior Suite: a recently renovated 377-square-foot suite with sleek, modern furnishings and décor. This split-level suite features a stylish sitting area with a sofa and a dining table for 2 for enjoying 24-hour room service. A private furnished balcony offers views of the resort’s tropical grounds. The bathroom features a rainfall showerhead and deep soaking hydromassage tub.

For the wedding couple, we recommend the elegant and romantic Suite, which offers 721 square feet of space to stretch out and relax in, and a stylish living area with a sofa and armchair. You’ll have a partial ocean view from your private furnished balcony. Every suite at Riu Palace Riviera Maya has a minibar restocked daily and a liquor dispenser.

Dining & Drinks

Your all-inclusive destination wedding at Riu Palace Riviera Maya will give you access to an array of delicious dining options, with something to please anyone’s palate.

Enjoy a romantic breakfast in bed with 24-hour room service, or dine at the resort’s international buffet, featuring live cooking stations. There are 5 a la carte restaurants serving cuisine from around the world, with no reservations required. We especially love Chilis, the steakhouse on property, and Agave, where you can savor authentic Mexican flavors.

There are 5 bars and lounges on property where you can order a refreshing cocktail any time of day or night. The resort’s swim-up bar lets you order a drink right from the pool. Dance the night away at the 2 nightclubs on site, featuring live DJs and open bars.

Activities & Entertainment

There’s a wide range of exciting activities and entertainment on offer at Riu Palace Riviera Maya, with something fun to do at any time of day or night.

Rent a bicycle and take a scenic ride along the beachfront, or play a game of beach volleyball on the pristine white sand beach. Put on a snorkel and explore the amazing coral reefs just offshore with their colorful marine life.

Take a kayak or catamaran out on the breathtakingly blue Caribbean Sea. There’s an 18-hole golf course nearby where guests receive a special rate. You’ll love the nightly stage shows and live music, as well as the resort’s vibrant theme parties.


Take a dip in one of the gorgeous swimming pools at Riu Palace Riviera Maya, or relax on a poolside lounge chair while sipping on a refreshing cocktail.

The free fitness center on property has everything you need for staying fit on vacation, including the latest exercise equipment and group classes.

Slip away from the action for a while and visit Renova Spa, the world-class spa on site that offers exclusive signature treatments inspired by ancient Mayan healing rituals. We highly recommend the spa’s rejuvenating hydrotherapy journey and herbal mud room. The wedding couple can indulge in a moonlight massage on the beach.

Your Dream Destination Wedding at Riu Palace Riviera Maya

Your wedding day should be a truly unforgettable celebration of love. Our wedding team will take care of even the tiniest details that will make your special day perfect.

The resort offers 5 wedding packages, including a free package for up to 10 guests. Customize your ceremony to suit your unique style, with add-ons that include floral design, a cocktail reception with open bar and DJ, and live classical music.

Choose from 2 stunning wedding venues for your ceremony: a tropical garden or right on the beach.

What’s Included?
  • Unlimited dining and drinks

  • 24-hour room service

  • Minibar restocked daily

  • Non-motorized water sports

  • Fitness center access

  • Entry to nightclubs with open bars

  • Nightly live entertainment

  • WIFI

What’s Nearby?

Riu Palace Riviera Maya is located in Playa del Carmen, a colorful seaside town filled with vibrant local culture. Take a stroll down Quinta Avenida, the town’s main street, and take in the live music, colorful stalls, and authentic Mexican street food. Swim with sea turtles in the Caribbean Sea, or visit the incredible ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza. Take a thrilling ride on an ATV through the jungle, or see Cirque du Soleil’s Mayan-inspired show, Joya.

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24-hour concierge
Beach Service
Coffee kit
Free wifi
Hot Tub
Live Music
Pool towel
Fitness Center

Restaurants & Bars

Don Rafael
Il Portico
Map & Address
Riu Palace Riviera Maya
AV Xaman-Ha Mza 9 Y 10 Lote 1 INT. FRACC. Fase II Solidaridad
Riviera Maya, 77710, Quintana Roo
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