Luz en Yucatan

Luz en Yucatan has more character that all of the surrounding hotels combined. The hotel is a little offbeat in a very endearing way that promotes comfort and individuality. The accommodations are great and every room has quirky touches like patron animal saints and a blessing from a shaman- a stay at Luz en Yucatan is sure to be relaxing and memorable.

With quality facilities, Luz en Yucatan is an excellent fit for those hoping to work on their tans. Taking a breather by the pool is the ideal activity following an afternoon enjoying the area.

Situated near the middle of Merida, Luz en Yucatan welcomes customers wanting to stay in this part of the city or an adjacent area.


Luz en Yucatan boasts that none of their rooms are alike, offering you a unique experience and a stay with a sense of comfort and character. This means a variety in selection- studios, one-bedroom guestrooms, poolside rooms with terraces, even a penthouse with rooftop terrace. Every room is equipped with air conditioning, private baths, pillow-top mattresses, luxurious linens, drinking water, refrigerators, coffeemakers, cable television, Mexican art, cozy furniture, and patron animal saints. Yes, each room has a unique, holy animal guardian.

Each room in Luz en Yucatan is uniquely named to reflect the character of the room. For instance, “Shaman” is aptly named because the room is blessed by a Mayan shaman who stayed there once. “Chuck” is a studio apartment named for the late hotel iguana whose likeness now remains in the stained glass portrait on the front door. And the third floor room that overlooks Santa Lucia? “Cielo,” reflecting the room's dual proximity to the heavens.

For its overall merit, we've rated this hotel a two and a half star rating.

Activities and Amenities

Luz en Yucatan offers a variety of nearby activities available including Spanish lessons, trips to the ruins of Uxmal and Chichen Itza (one of the new seven wonders of the world), and of course the swimming and sunning on one of the local beaches or in the hotel's private pool. Luz en Yucatan creates, as they put it, a “slightly skewed but decidedly benevolent reality” with a lack of rules for the promotion of freedom and relaxation. As such, the pool and community kitchen are always open.

Also offered at the hotel:

  • Highspeed Internet

We suggest you call the front desk if you want to be certain this property has exactly what you expect. Visit this page to view a comprehensive article about the recreational opportunities offered at Luz en Yucatan.

Another important item to consider when picking the right area for your vacation is whether there will be adequate dining close by. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.


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

For more about what's in the area of Luz en Yucatan, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Merida, Mexico



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