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Sac Nicte - a unique mayan village vacation rental

Sac Nicte  three mayan houses
15 reviews
Sac Nicte  three mayan houses
Casa principal - main house
Large lap pool
Casa principal interior with kitchenette and dining area
Hammocks with mosquito netting in bedroom house
Poolside terrace
traditional working windmill
traditional windmill
Extensive tropical gardens
Tropical gardens, and the sacred ceremony circle
Natural stone statue
Natural stone statue
Entrance to Sac Nicte
Sac Nicte - Mayan for White Flower
Sac Nicte entrance
IxChell - Goddess of Childbirth and Health
One of the three cenotes you can visit from Sac Nicte
Horse-drawn truck takes you to the cenotes
Mayan shaman
Mayan shaman
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Merida, Yucatan Peninsula
Deep in the heart of the land of the mayas, this property offers you a rare opportunity to experience life in a mayan village. 50km SE of Merida, Yucatan, in the village of Chunkanan, you will find Sac Nicte (mayan for White Flower), your little corner of paradise. Three typical mayan houses with palapa roofs, rented together as a single unit, are set in private tropical gardens. Ideally suited for up to four guests sleeping in hammocks, two more hammocks can be provided, giving accommodation for up to six guests. There is a large lap pool, whose pure water supply is pumped by windmill from a 14m well. Hammocks, linen, kitchen equipment, daily maid service and 24 hour offsite caretaker are included. The facilities are both luxurious (!) with hot running water in the bathroom, electric light, a cd player, a refrigerator and indoor... Read more
About the Owner, Elizabeth H
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
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Vincent D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013
person found this review helpful

Elizabeth (the owner) was great. She let us stay on a very, very short notice - we contacted her the same day. Because she couldn't reach Santiago the caretaker, she took it upon herself to drive the one hour from her home in Merida (and let us follow her car) so that we could make it on time. For some...

Denver, Colorado
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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Our family stayed for two nights and loved our stay. Very peaceful and quiet. Our 6 year old son loved being out in the jungle. We enjoyed dinner and breakfast from Don Santiago and his wife and if you stay here YOU MUST DO THE CENOTE trip at night! It's one you will never forget - so very cool!! Everyone...

san miguel de allende
Reviewed 6 February 2012 for a stay in December 2011
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
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  • Damage Deposit: £143 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Chunkanan is a typical mayan village in the Yucatan, Mexico, approximately 50 km south east of Merida. The area is surrounded by cenotes (sacred underground lakes) and mayan ruins. Acanceh and Mayapan are an easy drive away, as are the cenotes of Homun and Sabacche and the Lagunas of Yalahau.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Merida: 48.0 km
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