March 24, 2017

Playa Del Carmen All-Inclusive Beach Vacation with the Columbus Ski Club

Spend Halloween 2017 in exotic

Playa del CarmenMexico

Join us for an all-Inclusive 7 Night Stay at the newly-renovated Luxury 5-Star RIU Playacar near Cancun and a short boat ride from Cozumel, home to some of the best diving in the world.     

HURRY! Space is Limited to 45 Members!

Oct 28 – Nov 4, 2017

Land Only Cost: $950 per person double occupancy, $1350 single

Group Air: $549 (Optional – You can also choose to book your own air.) Our group air goes to Cancun via Chicago on United, departing Columbus Oct. 28 at 7:35 a.m.  We depart Cancun for Columbus, via Chicago, on  Nov. 4 at 3:30 p.m.

Total Land and Air: $1499

Check out this resort video. 

You get all this:  

  • Luxury accommodations for 7 nights on Riu’s private beach resort with adjacent SCUBA kiosk
  • 3 Pools with swim-up bars
  • Your choice of meals at any of 4 resort restaurants , plus access to four other resorts
  • Ski Club private cocktail hour and private dinner and other private Ski Club events to celebrate Halloween with a Mexican twist!
  • Windsurfing, snorkeling & kayaking, plus a free introductory SCUBA lesson in the pool
  • Free wi-fi in public areas

Located on the stunning Playa del Carmen beach, the Riu Playacar Hotel offers members a perfect vacation. This all-inclusive resort has satellite TV, A/C, room safe, and a mini-bar, among many other amenities. Cool off in one of the three swimming pools or hit the beach and the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean. Try windsurfing, snorkelling and kayaking and more. The Riu has four restaurants so feast on a buffet, try exotic Asian, Italian at La Traviata, or a steakhouse. And enjoy all the beverages you want at the restaurants or the four bars.

ScubaCaribe is PADI 5 Star Dive Resort and the largest scuba diving and water sports center in Mexico. The dive center offers the best diving experience in Playa del Carmen. There are opportunities for divers of all levels and several dive sites to explore like reef diving in Playa del Carmen, Cozumel and Cenotes caverns.

Questions? Contact Trip leader Therese Butz at or Gayle Anderson at or club member Dave Matthews at

To Register: See our sign-up table at meetings, OR visit or mail a $300 deposit or full payment to Prime Tours, 7177 Dublin Rd., Dublin, OH 43017

PayImage result for snorkelingments & Deadlines: All payments refundable through Mar 1, 2017. $50 Non-refundable Mar 2 thru June 28, 2017. Final Payments for Land due Aug 1, 2017.

GROUP AIR: If registering for Group Air, send $150 by March 1. Final payment for Group Air due June 28, 2017.



Book us on the Playa Del Carmen All-Inclusive! You must be a member of the Columbus Ski Club or their guest. Join today for just $35! Questions or phone registration: 614-766-5553

Book me/us on Group Air    or    We’ll get our own air    (Circle one)

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