Matan Ka'an Hotel

Owned and operated by five friends from Italy who fell in love with the area, this cozy hotel is a passion-project and guests who stay here feel the love right when they walk in the door. The name of the hotel itself means "gift from the sky" in ancient Mayan, and this property is treated as such.

Active guests won't leave disappointed with Matan Ka'an Hotel, which provides a great selection of outdoor opportunities.

Located near the middle of Costa Maya, Matan Ka'an Hotel welcomes visitors wanting to stay in this village or an adjacent area. From this accommodation, the center of Xcalak is 32 miles (51 kilometers) to the south.


Each of the 25 guestrooms is dedicated to an animal or plant local to the area, but regardless of which theme you get, your room will feature handmade terracotta floors and air conditioning. Televisions are only available in a few of the rooms.

Matan Ka'an Hotel has 25 units, making it a relatively small option. Since it's a cozy little option, it's perfect for travelers who prefer a calm, quaint atmosphere. This hotel has received a rating of two and a half stars, for many reasons, including amenities, quality, and service.

A partial list of the in-room conveniences that you'll find at Matan Ka'an Hotel include:

  • Toilet
  • Bidet
  • Room Service
  • Private Bath
  • Kitchenette
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Bath Tub

Call ahead if your party will require certain amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to these in-room amenities, this hotel also has

  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

However, since these details tend to change, don't hesitate to call with questions if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. To view our in-depth article about the specific recreation and activities that Matan Ka'an Hotel offers, click here.


El Grito features both indoor and outdoor seating under a wooden pergola, giving guests a choice of how they want to take their meal. The food is Mexican featuring fresh seafood and every two weeks they host theme night where the menu offerings are dedicated to a region of the country.

Outside of the dining options on-location, vacationers looking to find further culinary variety might also think about some of the other nearby dining selections. Hungry guests will find a few solid places to eat in the vicinity. It can be helpful to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Matan Ka'an Hotel provides some tempting choices of their own. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones below -- can help you get the most out of your vacation in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Complimentary Parking


You will find a fair number of interesting sites and attractions close to Matan Ka'an Hotel. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Mahahual Lighthouse and Dolphin Discovery. If you and your family are like most tourists who come to enjoy Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's coast, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without a trip to the beach. You'll find Mahahual Beach located about a hundred yards to the east of this hotel.

The hotel is located near Xcalak, a particularly enjoyable destination for vacationers to stop over.

If you're still curious about what else is near Matan Ka'an Hotel, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Calle Huachinango, Costa Maya, Mexico

Phone: (983) 834-5679


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