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 looking to eat on-site will be particularly happy with Hacienda Chichen, since they have some pleasant on-location dining choices. One option is Hacienda Chichen Restaurant, which is a good choice for vacationers with a craving for Fusion food. Next, pay a visit to the lodge's on-location bar.

Located just outside the heart of Piste, Hacienda Chichen Resort offers a warm welcome to visitors interested in staying in this village or the immediate vicinity. It is 1.5 miles northwest of the center of Chichen Itza.

Accommodations

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 has a total of 24 units, making it a moderately small property. Accordingly, it's a nice choice for visitors who enjoy a less commercialized setting. This lodge has earned a three and a half star rating, for its overall quality, style, and more.

An overview of the in-room conveniences offered by Hacienda Chichen Resort include:

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

Check with the property to ensure the availability of their 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.

Tours

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 this location's general amenities, take a look at the list below:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Pets Accepted
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Since the specifics tend to change, it's always best to call with questions if you have your heart set on a particular activity. Visit this page to read an in-depth description about the types of activities that Hacienda Chichen Resort has to offer.

Food

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 on-site dining, guests looking to find more culinary diversity might also consider some of the region's other nearby dining selections. Visitors staying at Hacienda Chichen Resort will discover a few solid places to eat nearby. It's a good idea to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Hacienda Chichen has dining of its own, including Hacienda Chichen Restaurant. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Also included with these accommodations are guest services -- including the ones below -- are offered to help you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Nearby

You will find lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Hacienda Chichen. Some of the closest attractions are Chichen Itza Ball Court, Plattform Of The Skulls (Tzompantli), and The Sacred Cenote.

One of the nearest notable areas to the lodge is Chichen Itza. To experience as much of this region as possible, take a day to travel to a nearby town and perhaps some famous points of interest.

For additional information about what's near Hacienda Chichen Resort, 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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