Located just 15 minutes away from downtown Merida, the Hacienda is located in an enclave where history and tradition come together. Hacienda Xcanatun by Angsana has been restored to its 18th-century grandeur as one of the most iconic henequen (sisal) haciendas in the Yucatan. Recently transformed into a sophisticated hotel, it features 18 spacious, tastefully appointed suites, fusing contemporary details with local touches, making your stay elegantly comfortable. Guests will be transported back to an era of regional splendour.
Hacienda Xcanatun by Angsana is surrounded by four acres of private gardens, filled with lush vegetation and bright tropical flowers that highlight the beauty and lifestyle that made it one of the most important haciendas in the Yucatan. Its iconic “Casa de Piedra” restaurant is a traditional favourite among locals due to its delicious and sophisticated Yucatecan cuisine, developed with French techniques.
Rooms & Suites - A contemporary reinterpretation of the legendary Mexican haciendas. Harmonious authenticity of its historical legacy, with nods to contemporary art and the comforts of modernity, in an environment of neutral colours that seek to generate a mood of tranquillity and freshness.
Dining - Discover the long-lasting flavours of Yucatecan Cuisine. With a range of dining options including a signature restaurant with Mexican specialties, in-suite dining, or romantic dining experience. "Casa de Piedra Restaurant" - The authentic flavour of Yucatan. Located in what used to be the threshing room of the splendid XVIII century sisal hacienda and surrounded by breath-taking gardens, this ideal restaurant merges local ingredients with French techniques that create a unique dining experience.
Destination Dining - "Ta'an Ha" dining experience, a culinary feast that reflects the glory of Corn. Corn has always been the main ingredient of Mexican gastronomy. An ancient Mayan legend teaches that the gods created man after corn, giving them a soul, therefore corn provides life and health. Discover the magic and glory of this product, by indulging in an intimate dining experience lead by the Head Chef. Embark on a journey through the history, legends, and traditions of a mystical land.
''Yaax'Ki Bar'' - Unforgettable flavours with local ingredients. Offering wines of the Old and New worlds, traditional and authentically local cocktails, you can spend an afternoon tasting the drinks menu, featuring locally sourced ingredients like sour oranges, limes, and chiles.
Angsana Spa - Retreat to the tender touch of the highly skilled therapists. Start your physical and spiritual journey of renewal at Angsana Spa. Created to blend romance, serenity with exotic sensuality, the spa offers subtle scents of natural herbs, spices, and aromatic oils. Under the intuitive touch of the spa therapists, a pursuit of wellness, rejuvenation, and comfort awaits. All treatments at Angsana Spa require a reservation, and additional charges apply. Explore the links below to learn more about the signature spa offerings or make your booking directly.
Activities - Things to Do for Families - Experiences and fun for everyone. Explore and discover the beauty and uniqueness of this colonial city, bond with your family with tasteful cooking classes, personalized tours, and amusing activities for all ages.
''Eco Tour at Hacienda'' - Set on 4 acres, Hacienda Xcanatun is the perfect place to discover a wide range of local vegetation and wildlife. Enjoy this guided tour and learn about the ancient plants used by the Mayan culture to heal, taste, and paint. If you look closer you may spot iguanas, herons, squirrels, colourful birds, and of course the family of 60 coatis!
''Mayan legends and stories'' - The Mayan civilization was one of the most advance and sophisticated cultures in Mexico with the Yucatan being the main cultural region. Come together and listen to the mythical legends and let the fascinating stories of Mayans take you back in time
''Cooking Classes'' - What better way to participate in the culture and traditions of this magical city than to learn how to prepare the succulent typical regional dishes with the Chef. Hacienda Xcanatun offers several options for cooking classes; prepare fresh ceviche or discover the different types of native hot peppers that grow in the garden and learn how to make Mexican sauce. Dive into a world full of flavours and colours
Visit Downtown Meridsa - Merida has twice been named Cultural Capital of the Americas, for its wide encouragement of cultural activities, therefore, an ideal spot to visit the majestic mansions on the Paseo Montejo, the city museums, and the streets of the Historic District, with its gastronomical treasures and architectural monuments, plazas, and churches, the Mayan Museum, as well as several cultural venues of artistic and popular expressions. Mérida is a 16th-century Colonial city characterized by architecture in a sober style, with a square pattern in the central area, with streets traced as a chessboard.