WHY STAY WITH US? Because it can
bring magic to your vacation time! If you
are looking for a very
special vacation experience, then Hacienda Chichen is
the place for you to stay and indulge in pampering experiences, plus
savor the soulful essence of our
and ancient Maya heritage. Not only you will enjoy a
romantic ambiance, but can truly revitalize your soul
in communion with Mother Nature
fauna, and other amazing eco-cultural enriching
Sadly, some travelers
endure crowded day-trip tour buses to visit
Chichen Itza, thinking that
there is not much to enjoy nearby, not knowing that such
guided group tours are exhausting and give little value to their overall
a guest of Hacienda Chichen Resort,
you will enjoy
the archaeological zone
by using our hotel's private entrance located within the hotel's garden!
COTTAGES AND ROOMS
View here our
hotel's property layout
Enchanting Serenity: Our 12 historic
a total of 28 guestrooms that are embraced by our Maya Jungle and Nature Reserve.
Each cottage offers one or up to four rooms, all uniquely
decorated with Mayan crafts and
Spanish Colonial accents.
To help you connect with Mother Nature and have a relaxing
experience, most of our rooms offer no TV, phones and Internet;
you can enjoy such services in the hotel's main mansion; we do
offer a few master-room for those guests that must have such
services in their rooms,
reserve a variety of room choices to meet your needs: enjoy a two Full beds historic guest-room to share with family
or friend, but if you are traveling along we suggest our one
Queen bed solo-guestrooms. Couples will love to reserve one of
our cozy honeymoon rooms (one Queen bed) or any of our spacious
and beautiful Master Guest-rooms you have a choice of booking
one King bed or two Full bed, please do express your choice to
our reservation staff.
We offer dog-lovers special pet-friendly
hotel guestroom offers you a spacious patio terrace over looking our
Maya jungle gardens.
about our green living vision and
mission, property eco-design and
Geographic Senior Travel Editor, Sheila
Feldman comment says it all: "Hacienda Chichen and Yaxkin Spa
do not just reflect their surroundings - they help define them.
goes beyond traditional hotel keeping." She adds, "you leave
with the kind of insight only soulful places can provide."
come enjoy our Green hotel
eco-cultural activities, fabulous
grounds, and unique history. All guestrooms
features: led lights, bio-digestible septic system, eco-friendly
amenities, and social
responsible services; where no T.V. or
phone will disrupt your enjoying
birds singing and an intimate contact with
Please help us
care for the
environment by following a few tips:
please keep your
towels and sheets clean and off the floor, every other day we
change them during your stays. An eco-friendly hotel
practice that helps conserve our precious
and the environment.
Laundry Services for personal clothes at an extra charge,
next day service only. Max. 16 lb. per load, separate
colors, use Laundry Bag, No dry-clean items. Never hang your wet clothes in your terrace or gardens,
you risk loosing them and we are not responsible; also,
it is not tolerated by other guests and will be promptly removed
at your own risk.
Water: You may drink our tap water, but if you prefer
bottled water, you will find it for sale in your room.
Mini-bar snacks and bottled drinks are there for sale, payable at check out. Profit from mini-bar sales help our
sustainable social work ventures.
This is a Green Living Destination featuring LED lights in all
guest-rooms and energy saving lights in our gardens. LED lights
do take a bit of time to warm up to fully illuminate. Do
"Turn Off" your room's A/C, fan, etc. as you
leave the room! On cool nights avoid A/C use.
Each room has assigned one organic and one non-organic waste
basket; please use them as intended.
Never throw paper or any other item in W.C. (toilets), use
instead our waste baskets.- Keep trash off W.C.
units to help our eco-friendly bio-digestible septic system run
smoothly. You will find well posted recycling bins in our
gardens, pool and public areas.
Use only eco-friendly personal care items
such as pump-spray cosmetics, bio-friendly
sun-block lotions and eco-friendly insect repellents.
No Smoking indoors allowed. For
your additional comfort, please note that all our guest-rooms
are non-smoking as per Mexican Laws. If you enjoy smoking, please do so in your open
patio terrace or in our gardens. Smokers braking this law
will be charged an additions fee for Special Room Cleaning
WI-FI services for all our guests at our
Main Hacienda Mansion's open
Please note that such service is a bit erratic due to our
ROOMS WITH WI-FI SERVICE: We offer guests 7 guestrooms.
direct Wi-Fi Service; bellow is our detailed
DID YOU KNOW?
All Master guest-rooms offer a split hotel room plan with vanity area,
walk-in closet, handmade soaps and eco-friendly amenities, large
pool towels, ropes, slippers, and other special green living and
You can choose a King bed or two Full beds
Master guest-room, plus the choice of deep deluxe bath-tub or senior friendly
Pet lovers do check our pet-friendly hotel policies before
booking. You may wish to review our
vacation offers. Bellow
is a brief "who is who" information about each cottage
archaeologist that has lived at Hacienda Chichen and the cottage
rooms we offer you.
our room rates and services are USD currency based. You may pay: 1) in cash
with USD, Euros, or Mexican pesos at the announced exchange rate at
check-out, or 2) with your Visa, MasterCard,
or American Express credit card exclusively in Mexican Pesos at the
announced exchange rate, in accordance with Mexican banking
INFORMATION ABOUT OUR
COTTAGES AND ROOMS
(Honeymoon Room #7)
(#1, 2, 3 Master room, 4)
This historic cottage offers you lovely historic hotel
accommodations, it was built by Dr. Sylvanus Morley, Head of
the first Mayan Scholar Expedition sponsored by the Carnegie
Institute in the early 1900s. He built it with ancient Maya
stones while reconstructing temples at Chichen Itza. It houses
Morley's Master #3 in honor of
Dr. Donald M Hart, this suite has an ample living area
with mini-bar and coffee maker, one premium memory pad King
bed, and senior friendly shower bathroom; it shares a
lovely large patio terrace with Morley's Queen Bed guest-room #
4 ideal for newly wed couples or solo guests. Morley Room #1 offers two Full beds; and Morley
Room #2, also a honeymoon room with a Queen bed, share a
lovely large terrace patio overlooking the lush gardens near the
(#5 and 6)
Karl Ruppert lived in this cottage while surveying Chichen Itza
for the Carnegie Institute. The simple charm of its two hotel rooms reflects Mr. Ruppert's conservative nature. Each
has two Full beds and share a large ample terrace overlooking
the main fountain garden. His cottage is near the pool area.
(#7, 8 Master room, 9, 10)
Housed archaeologist Harry E. Pollock during his field work in
Chichen Itza. Spacious and located at the heart of the Hacienda
Chichen main garden. This cottage offers you our Honeymoon Room
#7 with one Queen bed and Pollack's Master-room #8 with a King
bed (senior-friendly), both hotel rooms share a lovely spacious patio
terrace overlooking the main fountain. Pollock's Room # 9 and
Room # 10 share a very private patio terrace, both decorated
with hand-carved wood furniture and remodeled in July 2012; both
rooms have two Full beds each and are an ideal setting for more
than one night stays.
11 & 12)
- Linda Shele, a renown Mayan scholar loved her cottage stays
at Hacienda Chichen. You can enjoy it too! 2011 remodeled
eco-friendly cottage housing Master Guest-room #11 (premium
memory King bed) and
Master Guest-room #12 with two full beds (family and senior
accommodations); both decorated with Colonial carved wood furniture
sharing a spacious terrace over viewing lush gardens.
Ms. Tatiana Proskouriakoff
Tatiana, a talented Mayan scholar and artist, loved her eco-friendly
cottage's serene elegance. Her master-suite was fully remodeled July 2014.
This solo Master cottage offers you top green living features,
premium memory pad King bed, original artwork and hand-carved wood
split bathroom with a deluxe tub; mini-bar, walking closet, plus
private terrace with a hammock and rocking chairs.
(#14 and 15)
Dr. Alfred Marston Tozzer (1877-1954) did most of his fieldwork
on the Maya as Mr. Thompson's guest in the early 1900's. His
cottage features two rooms, each with one Queen bed, and an
(#16, 17, 18, 19, Master Suite)
Edward Thompson owned Hacienda Chichen in the 19th Century. his
exploration work contributed greatly to the international
awareness of Chichen Itza. His cottage includes a spacious suite
with two Full beds and ample sitting room, deluxe bathroom,
vanity, mini-bar and coffee maker. Cottage also houses four
double-Full-bed guestrooms, all of which have mini-bars and
lovely spacious patios furnished with rocking chairs and
hammocks. This cottage was fully remodeled during the 2012
Pet-Friendly Rooms: Jean Charlot's Cottage
(RECENTLY REMODELED #20, 21, 22, 23).
early 1920's, Charlot worked for the Carnegie Institute drawing detailed
artwork. His large cottage offers four double Full
bed guest-rooms with Wi-Fi, and split bathroom plan. Recently
remodeled, these rooms share an ample terrace and charming
garden with Wi-Fi, it is a few steps from the hotels' private
Ideal for families, small groups and
Dog-friendly bookings. Pet owners
need to pre-book and signed our
(Master room #24)
spacious Master room with a premium king bed; offers free
Satellite TV with HBO, Wi-Fi, mini-bar, charming bathroom.
Private garden terrace. Very romantic, secluded, ideal
for couples and long stays.
Merle Green Cottage
(Master Suite #25)
Built in the 90s for Dr. Merle Greene, this lovely cottage has a
spacious master guestroom (King bed). She enjoys having
next door and the private garden view of her
"home away form home" retreat. Deluxe bath-tub and other fine
green living amenities, premium king bed. Do visit our
Merle Green Robinson Museum.
A. Morris Master
(Deluxe Master Suite #26)
Anna A. Morris was the field director for the Carnegie
Institute. Her spacious and lovely Master room is
decorated with a fabulous antique Colonial headboard, eclectic
antiques and original artwork, plus many pampering extras
including a premium memory pad king bed, exclusive private
garden and large open terrace, deluxe bathtub, walking closet,
mini-bar, coffee maker, and many eco-friendly features. Exquisite
Master, ideal for long stays, romantic couples and iOffers
Alice Le Plongeon Suite
(Master Suite #27)
Alice Le Plongeon was one of the first European women to
Mayan culture. She and her
husband, August Le Plongeon stayed at Hacienda Chichen in the
1870's and 1880's. This spacious Master guestroom has two full
beds, minibar, coffee maker, vanity, deluxe tub. A green living
John Lloyd Stephens Cottage
(Solo Master room Cottage #29)
This spacious one Master suite cottage offers true privacy, ideal for long
Features: Satellite TV with HBO, Wi-Fi, mini-bar, huge closet,
split large bathroom with senior friendly features, deluxe king
bed, mini-bar, coffee maker, open terrace, secluded garden. This
master is ideal for those couples wanting a second home
vacation-style stay or for scholars needing the right place to
stay during their research in-field work. At
an extra charge of USD $10 plus tax a night guests can book this master's private parking
area adjacent to the cottage; ideal booking for senior friendly,
pet-friendly or couples
staying three or more nights. Regular rate bookings have
unlimited WiFi included, other offer rate bookings may request
service at extra USD $10 plus tax per night. Pet-friendly booking
(VIP Master #30 now fully booked during 2015 'til Dec. 2016)
Frederick Catherwood, born in 1799, illustrated John Stephens
famous book Incidents of Travel in Yucatan. His truly
romantic hacienda style master room is a genuine Colonial jewel;
a premium king bed master room with an intimate cottage living
charm and private screened porch patio, studio and living area, deluxe and
spacious bathroom (shower and bathtub separated), huge closets,
microwave, mini bar, coffee maker, large flat TV with Sky-HBO,
DVD, and unlimited Wi-Fi,
plus unlimited US/Canada phone-line, large screened porch has
four chair dinning set and
Mayan hammock. Private parking area near cottage. Pet-friendly,
Senior-friendly. A few steps from the hotel's private
archaeological zone entrance. This master is ideal for those couples wanting a
second home vacation-style stay
or for scholars needing the right place to stay during their
research in-field work.
booking info and rates.
CHICHEN COTTAGES AND ROOMS
Hacienda Chichen Cottages / Rooms are
secluded within 13 hectares of lush Tropical Gardens.
This Green Spa Hotel offers you a private garden entrance to visit Chichen Itza
* Special Note:
Our pool and landscaping now features LED lights and the pool
water system uses planet friendly processes.