Hotel Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas

Camino Viejo a San José, km 4.5, El Medano Ejidal, 23453 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico


  • 24-hour food and drink service
  • Free introductory scuba diving lesson provided at the pool


  • Private beach access, but riptide prevents swimming in the ocean
  • Limited evening activities


24-hour concierge
Complimentary breakfast
Free WiFi
Parking on site
Room Service
Smoke-free hotel

What to Expect

An undisturbed, relaxing vacation at an oceanfront, family-friendly resort, featuring plenty of daytime activities for guests of all ages.

Resort Details

Hotel Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas provides a serene atmosphere where both parents and kids can find the perfect balance of fun and relaxation. There are two large pools, both of which offer swim-up bars and drink service. Each one is also accompanied by its own kids’ pool. Need a chance to unwind? Opt for a dip in the quiet pool before spending an afternoon at the Renova Spa. The kids are sure to love the numerous supervised activities at RIULand while you’re gone.

Even a day of relaxation deserves a celebratory meal. Choose from five delicious à la carte restaurants. Grab some Japanese cuisine at Masaki, including sushi, or opt for Indian-inspired dishes at Bombay. Italian food-lovers won’t want to miss the selection at San José, while steak fans are bound to love El Medano. Love a buffet? The Mar de Cortez offers an impressive breakfast, lunch, and dinner selection daily. Guests can also grab their favorite desserts all day long at the bakery and ice cream shop, Capuchino.

All of the resort’s 600 rooms and suites benefit from free Wi-Fi and around-the-clock room service. At the base level, a Super Saver Double room will score you a cushy, king-size bed. An upgrade to the Standard Double, on the other hand, also ensures a picturesque ocean view. The Junior Suites are fitted with a private balcony or terrace and available with garden, partial ocean, or full ocean views. For enhanced comfort, the Jacuzzi Suite offers a hydromassage bathtub and private jacuzzi while the Swim-Out Junior Suite comes with a personal plunge pool on the terrace.

Nearby Attractions

While the Hotel Riu Palace offers a quiet, secluded location, many of the top Los Cabos tourist destinations are only a short taxi drive away. If you’re itching to practice your swing, take the five-minute journey to the nearby Cabo San Lucas Country Club for a day on the green. For a more family-friendly adventure, head to the marina to schedule a whale watching or sightseeing boat tour. You can also take a dip in the sea at swimmer-friendly Medano Beach, which offers public access.

After an exciting day on the ocean, you’re sure to work up a hunger. A trip to downtown Cabo for some delicious local cuisine is a necessity. Locals and visitors alike love the authentic Mexican cuisine dished out at Los Deseos. While tequila queso and chips bring people in the door, the mouthwatering tacos will keep you coming back for more. Plus, the restaurant offers a kids’ menu that is sure to satisfy even the pickiest eater.

Location Details
Hotel Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas, El Medano Ejidal, Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico