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 particularly enjoy Hacienda Chichen, since they have some nice on-location dining choices. One option is Hacienda Chichen Restaurant, which is a nice choice for vacationers in the mood for some Fusion fare. Then head to the lodge's on-location bar.

Located near the middle of Piste, Hacienda Chichen Resort is a great choice for visitors who are interested in staying in this village or somewhere close by. The center of Chichen Itza is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the southeast.

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 24 total rooms. Visitors who prefer personalized service over an abundance of space will relish the personal touch at these accommodations. This lodge has earned a three and a half star rating, when considering its activity and quality ratings, and more.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Hacienda Chichen Resort.

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

Call the property to request or confirm specific 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.

The list below gives a preview of some other amenities on-site:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Pets Accepted
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's suggested that you call the front desk since the specifics tend to change. Visit this page to go to our complete article about the specific activities available at Hacienda Chichen Resort.

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.

Outside of dining options on-location, vacationers looking to find further culinary diversity should also consider some of the region's other nearby dining selections. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It's a good idea to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Hacienda Chichen has dining of its own, including Hacienda Chichen Restaurant. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

The property's guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help you stay relaxed during your vacation.

  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Nearby

Guests will find numerous attractions within a short distance of Hacienda Chichen. Some of the closest attractions include Chichen Itza Ball Court and Plattform Of The Skulls (Tzompantli).

One of the closest areas to the lodge is Chichen Itza. If you want to find even more attractions and fun, have a little side trip to a town within driving distance to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

For the full discussion of what's in the area of 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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