We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Sac Nicte - a unique mayan village vacation rental

Cottage -
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
Listing #FKN4287771
About the Owner
Elizabeth H
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
Reviews from our community
Write a Review
Reviews (15)

1 - 3 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 2 August 2013

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...More

Date of stay: July 2013
1  Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 24 July 2013

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...More

Date of stay: July 2013
2  Thank EugeneandKatie
See more reviews
A FlipKey verified reviewer
san miguel de allende
Reviewed 6 February 2012


Date of stay: December 2011
  • 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
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No parties
Only guests specified on the original booking
Smoking outside only
Children over 10 years old accepted
    1 Full bath
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 14,257 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The above tariff is for between 2 - 4 guests. For stays longer than 2 days, the prices are adjusted according to the number of guests and the length of your stay. For $20, I can include a welcome package of bread, fruit, eggs, cheese, milk, coffee.
Hide Rates
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
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday home? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests