Riu Dunamar Advisory

For those of you already booked or planning to travel to the new Riu Dunamar, there is a noise advisory for the months of February 2018 through April 2018–Riu is currently building another new Riu Palace resort just south of the Dunamar and the noisy part of construction will be occurring during this time.

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New Riu Dunamar to Open in December

For those of you wanting an update on the new Riu Dunamar, looks like it is slated to open the first week of December 2017 and is expected to be close to fully operational upon opening date.  I originally had some questions as to its location, and from what I can gather it is situated north of Secrets Playa Mujeres more towards the end of the peninsula–next to Secrets is the new Palladium that is being built.  While Riu Dunamar is listed as being in the municipality of Isla Mujeres, it is not actually ON the island of Isla Mujeres (which is a ferry ride across the sea).  The new Riu is supposed to be a doable walk from the public beach area of Isla Blanca where winds are relatively stiff and kiteboarding is popular.

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