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Riviera Maya Hotels

El Dorado Royale

  • Carretera 307, Km 45 Map It
  • Punta Brava
  • Luxurious Retreat

Pros

  • On-site health bar with fruit smoothies and health foods
  • Sprawling property
  • On-site ATM
  • Green practices

Cons

  • Gym crowded in the morning
  • Slow room service
  • No kids under 18
  • Rocky beach

Updated 04/16/2013

Fodor's Review

This beachfront resort has been overshadowed by its newer neighbors, but the staff is friendly, and the location—amid 500 acres of lush jungle—is just as alluring as ever, and it was remodeled in 2012. Showcased in the extravagant lobby are a crystal chandelier and an infinity fountain made of marble. Junior suites have small sitting rooms, king-size beds, hot tubs, and ocean-facing terraces. Swim-up casitas with dome roofs have oceanfront terraces. Eight restaurants,

such as the Italian Casita, serve exceptional dishes. Despite the size of the resort, it strives to be an eco-friendly property with solar water-heating systems, energy-saving air conditioners, recycled water, and a 70,000 square-foot hydroponic greenhouse where most of their vegetables are grown. There's free shuttle service to Cancún and Playa del Carmen for organized shopping tours.

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Hotel Information

Address:

Carretera 307, Km 45, Punta Brava, Quintana Roo, 77710, Mexico

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Phone:

998-872–8030

Hotel Details:

  • 698 rooms
  • All-inclusive

Updated 04/16/2013

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