RIU Reopens Hotels in the Caribbean, The Bahamas, and Mexico

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Cue the tropical music because we have more RIU reopening news for you – and it’s more fun to listen to tropical music as you think about your ‘where to next’ vacay!

In a nutshell: Riu Hotels & Resorts is completing the reopening of their resorts in the Caribbean and the Bahamas, as most of the Mexico resorts have already reopened.  There are still more to go, however, these openings give them a presence in each of the destinations where they have a resort. See below for more details.

Check PricesRiu Palace Aruba is the first Riu resort to reopen on ‘The Happy Island’ of Aruba. No word yet on the reopening date for Check PricesRiu Palace Antillas.

Fairly new Check PricesRiu Reggae is located in Montego Bay on Mahoe Bay Beach. This is the second Riu to reopen as Check PricesRiu Ocho Rios opened on June 15th. No word yet on the reopening of Negril resorts or the others in Montego Bay.

Punta Cana
Check PricesRiu Palace Bavaro, located on Arena Gorda beach, is fairly large at 610 rooms and is the first of six resorts in Punta Cana to reopen.  No word on reopening dates for the other five.

The Bahamas
Check PricesRiu Palace Paradise Island is the only RIU in this location and was renovated as recently as 2017 with refurbished facilities and new construction. Spend time at the infinity pool for spectacular views!

We’re awaiting updates on the other resorts (not listed above) in Playa del Carmen and the rest of Mexico

Once these resorts reopen, Riu will be active in 16 of the 19 countries they’re located in with the goal of reopening all of their 99 resorts.  All resorts are following their ‘Post COVID’ manual of health and safety protocols.

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Donna Adinolfi is a wellness travel expert, a freelance writer, an award-winning photographer, and the founder/publisher of MindfulAdventures.com. Her 30+ year career includes serving as the Travel & Spa Editor of Balance Magazine as well as planning wellness travel & retreats. An avid fan of the freedom from carrying cash or credit cards, Donna loves to visit all-inclusive wellness resorts in the U.S, and traveling to some of Mexico's and the Caribbean's many all-inclusive resorts several times each year. She's also a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association.
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