Hacienda Chichen Resort

Embedded within the land and culture of Mayan civilization, Hacienda Chichen is a green resort and eco-spa that embraces the surrounding communities and traditions. Boasting that its owners, staff, and management are 99% local indigenous Mayan people, guests can expect a vacation that is based in a philosophy of preservation and eco-awareness. In addition to its ethical underpinnings, visitors are invited to experience mystical ceremonies, Mayan cuisine, and holistic herbal treatments that make for a once-in-a-lifetime getaway.

Travelers hoping to eat on-site will particularly enjoy Hacienda Chichen, as they have some pleasant on-location dining choices. Hacienda Chichen Restaurant is one possible option, which is a good choice for those in the mood for some Fusion cuisine. Next, you can visit the lodge's on-location bar.

Positioned near the center of Piste, Hacienda Chichen Resort is a great choice for tourists interested in staying in this village or in an adjacent neighborhood. It's 1.5 miles northwest of the center of Chichen Itza.


The comfortable and finely appointed cottages at Hacienda Chichen Resort are named after the most famous explorers and archaeologists who studied the Mayan culture. The names are a who's who of archaeology; this is the place to stay if you study Mesoamerican archaeology.

Each guestroom features a patio terrace that overlooks the resorts' beautiful gardens and are designed with colonial decor in mind. Hand-woven bedspreads, candles, fresh flowers, and photographs contribute to the connection to the historical space that the resort inhabits.

Hacienda Chichen is quite a small property featuring 24 total rooms. Because it is a rather charming little property, it is appealing to travelers who prefer a unique and quiet atmosphere. This lodge has received a three and a half star rating, based on numerous measures, including activity and quality ratings, and more.

A check list of the in-room amenities available at Hacienda Chichen Resort include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Private Bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Mini Bar
  • Terrace

Be sure to contact the property to request or confirm all types of amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

The resort offers a holistic-style spa experience, deeply entwined with the Mayan culture, embracing centuries-old techniques that utilize local plants and herbs.

Bird Watching and Wildlife

Hacienda Chichen features its own bird refuge and jungle reserve, which makes it an excellent stop for bird specialists or even those interested in catching a glimpse of exotic wildlife. With over 150 bird species, as well as century-old trees, it's hard not to feel a sense of awe.


The resort hosts free nature tours for its guests, exploring the history and culture that is embedded in the resort grounds itself. Its proximity to Mayan ruins and museums guarantees that no matter where you go, you'll be surrounded by history that runs deep.

To see general amenities on the property, check the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Pets Accepted
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

However, since these details tend to change, don't hesitate to call with questions if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to view an in-depth description about the specific activities and recreation opportunities available at Hacienda Chichen Resort.


Using only organic produce and the freshest ingredients, the expert chefs at Hacienda Chichen Resort craft culinary masterpieces that are based on traditional Mayan recipes. Diner's will feel as though they've entered a culinary time machine.

In addition to what's available on-location, vacationers looking to find extra culinary variety may also want to consider the region's other nearby restaurant selections. Those staying at Hacienda Chichen Resort will discover a few solid places to eat close-by. It can be a time-saver to learn which choices are available nearby, even though Hacienda Chichen offers on-site dining, including Hacienda Chichen Restaurant. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Familiarizing yourself with this property's guest services -- including the ones below -- can help ensure that you keep your entire time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean easy and enjoyable.

  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry


You'll encounter lots of interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of Hacienda Chichen. Some of the closest attractions include Chichen Itza Ball Court, Plattform Of The Skulls (Tzompantli), and The Sacred Cenote.

One closeby area of interest from the lodge is Chichen Itza. If you want to see even more culture, food, and fun, escape for a day trip to a neighboring town and some important attractions along the way.

To see the full article about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Merida at Km 120, Piste, Mexico

General: (985) 851-0045

Reservations: (985) 851-0046

Website: http://www.haciendachichen.com/


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