Palma de Majorca, 31 May 2019

RIU Hotels awarded by Tripadvisor with 55 “Certificates of Excellence 2019”

  • Travelers have recognized with their votes and opinions, the quality of the facilities and personal service of 55 RIU hotels worldwide

A total of 55 establishments of RIU Hotels & Resorts have received the “Certificate of Excellence 2019” by TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website. The award celebrates hospitality excellence and is given only to hotels that consistently achieve outstanding reviews from travellers on TripAdvisor. The RIU Hotels recognized with the “Certificate of Excellence 2019” are located in the following countries: Spain, Portugal, Cape Verde, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Panama, Morocco, Aruba, Costa Rica, Mauritius, Tanzania, Germany, United States of America, Ireland and Sri Lanka.

The hotels from RIU Hotels & Resorts recognized with the “Certificate of Excellence 2019” by Tripadvisor are:


Canary Islands

  • Riu Arecas (Tenerife)
  • Riu Palace Tenerife (Tenerife)
  • Riu Palace Maspalomas (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Palmeras (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Don Miguel (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Palace Meloneras Resort (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Vistamar (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Palace Oasis (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Gran Canaria (Gran Canaria)
  • Riu Palace Jandia (Fuerteventura)
  • Riu Oliva Beach Resort (Fuerteventura)
  • Riu Palace Tres Islas (Fuerteventura)
  • Riu Paraiso Lanzarote Resort (Lanzarote)
  • Riu Papayas (Gran Canaria)

Balearic Islands

  • Riu Bravo (Mallorca)
  • Riu Festival (Mallorca)
  • Riu La Mola (Formentera)


  • Riu Chiclana (Cádiz)
  • Riu Nautilus (Torremolinos)
  • Riu Costa del Sol (Torremolinos)
  • Riu Monica (Nerja)


  • Riu Guarana (Algarve)
  • Riu Palace Madeira (Madeira)

Cape Verde

  • Riu Funana (Isla de Sal)
  • Riu Karamboa (Boa Vista)
  • Riu Touareg (Boa Vista)
  • Riu Palace Cabo Verde (Isla de Sal)


  • Riu Tequila (Playa del Carmen)
  • Riu Palace Mexico (Playa del Carmen)
  • Riu Palace Riviera Maya (Playa del Carmen)
  • Riu Yucatan (Playa del Carmen)
  • Riu Playacar (Playa del Carmen)
  • Riu Palace Peninsula (Cancun)
  • Riu Palace Las Americas (Cancun)
  • Riu Palace Pacifico (Riviera Nayarit-Vallarta)
  • Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas (Los Cabos)
  • Riu Plaza Guadalajara (Guadalajara)
  • Riu Dunamar (Costa Mujeres, Cancun)
  • Riu Lupita (Playa del Carmen)

Dominican Republic

  • Riu Palace Macao (Punta Cana)


  • Riu Palace Jamaica (Montego Bay)
  • Riu Reggae (Montego Bay)


  • Riu Plaza Panama (Ciudad de Panama)


  • Riu Tikida Beach (Agadir)
  • Riu Tikida Dunas (Agadir)
  • Riu Palace Tikida Agadir (Agadir)


  • Riu Palace Aruba (Aruba-Palm Beach)

Costa Rica

  • Riu Palace Costa Rica (Guanacaste)


  • Riu Creole
  • Riu Le Morne


  • Riu Palace Zanzibar


  • Riu Plaza Berlin

United States of America

  • Riu Plaza New York Times Square


  • Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin

Sri Lanka

  • Riu Sri Lanka

About RIU Hotels & Resorts

The international RIU chain was founded in Mallorca by the Riu family in 1953 as a small holiday firm and is still owned by the family's third generation. The company specialises in holiday resorts and over 70% of its establishments offer its acclaimed All Inclusive by RIU service. With the inauguration of its first city hotel in 2010, RIU is expanding its range of products with its own line of city hotels called Riu Plaza. RIU Hotels & Resorts now has 93 hotels in 19 countries which welcome over 4,5 million guests a year and provide jobs for a total of 29,985 employees. RIU is currently the world's 35th ranked chain, one of the Caribbean's most popular, the 4th largest in Spain in terms of revenue and the fourth largest in number of rooms.