Welcome to the placewhere the arch of heaven is asked
Hacienda Katanchel is located in a mystical place for the Mayan tradition, it is said that sky watchers came to this area to consult and continue discovering more about the celestial arc, from where they obtained valuable mathematical traces for their daily life, for agriculture and the talents that heaven gave to newborns. Katanchel retains the original name, which means "Where the arch of heaven is asked".
Hacienda Katanchel preserves the splendor and atmosphere of the colonial architecture, surrounded by the jungle populated by an exuberant exotic fauna and in the middle of the Mayan archaeological wonders of Yucatan.
Masterfully restored, the Hacienda offers 15 pavilions with one or two beds.
Sexy Mexico... Katanchel is one of the most unusual hotels anywhere - A treat for those who want to get into the true Yucatan.
The hacienda dates back to the 17th century, when it was built on the grounds of an ancient Mayan settlement.
In the middle of the jungle vegetation, the owners discovered pre-classic ruins on their property. "Apparently, this archaeological site was an astronomical observatory dating from around the third century." A version of the Mayan translation of "Katanchel" indicates that it was a place to see the Milky Way that is in fact impressively visible from the hacienda.
Visit Mayan archaeological wonders, colonial cities, tropical wildlife reserves, and the majestic city of Merida,
capital of the State of Yucatan.