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Discover Hacienda Xcanatún

Paradise in the city. Imagine a place only 12 km from Mérida Centro, where you will find delicious, world renowned gastronomy and unique accommodation, all in a one-of-a-kind setting. It’s…

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Hacienda Petac Culinary Experience

“We knew we wanted our next trip to be a cooking trip, so Lynn got on it and came up with three options. We chose the Yucatán trip because it…

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Hacienda Santa Cruz

With construction dating from the 17th century, it has evolved through time from a Franciscan monastery to a henequén hacienda in the 19th century; finally becoming a gorgeous hotel today…

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The Living Henequén: Hacienda Sotuta de Peón

Stroll through the splendor of the architecture of the main house; take a ride on the original “trucks” (wooden platforms moved on rails); enjoy the views of the famous “Green…

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Hacienda San Pedro Ochil

Beautifully restored, Hacienda San Pedro Ochil (“place of the fox” in Maya) is one of seven haciendas whose production of henequén fiber at the end of the 19th C gave…

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Hacienda Yokat

As soon as you pass through the solemn gate on the Ticul-Muna highway at km 4.5, you will be submerged in 150 hectares of peace, fruit aromas, forest vegetation, birdsong,…

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Hacienda Xcanatún

Many Mérida residents consider restaurant Casa de Piedra at Hacienda Xcanatún as one of the “must’s” to show their visitors. But…there is more to Hacienda Xcanatún than dining…join us for…

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Frozen in Time: Hacienda Yaxcopoil

One of the most striking edifices which demonstrates the grandeur of the henequén boom, architectural imprint of the colonial era in Yucatán, especially with its monumental Moorish double arch, is…

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Hacienda Petac



Hacienda Petac is something truly out of the ordinary. It offers the gold standard in private vacation rental for groups of up to 14 family members or friends, providing an…

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Hacienda Santa Cruz

Hacienda Santa Cruz In our continuing series featuring the unique homes and neighborhoods of Mérida, Yucatán, we are proud to present Hacienda Santa Cruz. Our host is Keith Heitke, a…

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Hacienda Santa Rosa

We are fortunate to have some of the most magnificent, unique luxury accommodation in the world: the haciendas of Yucatán. For a romantic weekend getaway, let the Hacienda Santa Rosa…

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Hacienda Sotuta de Peón: Live Henequén Museum

Hacienda Sotuta de Peón, built at the end of the 19th C. in Tecoh, Yucatán, is one of the few henequén haciendas which is still in full production; the history…

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Eco Destinations, Haciendas

Weekend at Hacienda Chichen Resort

For a wonderful getaway, consider spending a couple of days at Hacienda Chichen Resort and Yaxkin Spa. This is a very special place, with easy access to the site and nearby cenotes. National…

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Yaxkin Spa at Hacienda Chichen

Sanctuary of Life: Spa & Maya Retreat in the jungle of Chichén Itzá, Yucatán Ancient Maya rituals, water from cenotes, body wraps done with melted cacao (chocolate), organic Yucatán honey,…

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The Spa at Hacienda Xcanatún

Carved out of one of the largest sisal plantations, the restored 18th century Hacienda Xcanatun is an 18-suite, luxury hotel, privately owned and managed by an entrepreneurial couple with lifelong…

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Haciendas: History & Elegance Restored

A terrace from Hacienda Santa Rosa was one of the covers of our magazine. Take note of the extremely tall ceiling, the arches, the large hanging lamps, the sitting areas,…

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Art, Culture, Haciendas

Haciendas Foundation of the Maya World – Folk Art

In September 2002 a devastating hurricane, Hurricane Isidore, hit the states of Yucatán and Campeche, leaving a trail of destruction in its path. In these two states there are many…

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Hacienda Temozón Restaurant & Spa



The Restaurant: Red snapper al mango, tuna marinated in annatto, fresh salmon in sesame seed crust, coco shrimp, Yucatecan rib-eye, fillet with foie gras, healthy grilled veggies, prickly pear with…

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