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Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   In the heart of the archaeological park of Chichen Itza, Chichen Itza 97751, Mexico
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Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Chichen Itza
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
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  • Rooms
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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is clearly the great advantage of this hotel. The hotel itself is nice, but not super nice. It was raining the two days we were there and it definitely feels like the rain forest is always trying to reabsorb the buildings into the woods. The restaurant served good food and the staff was helpful and understanding about the... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your nice comments. September sees the end of our rainy season. Spring is our dry season. Come visit us again! Muchas gracias! More

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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The real advantage of the Mayaland Hotel is obviously its proximity to the Chichen Itza site. You can be in the site at 8am when it open giving you over two hours before the Cancun hotel buses arrive. This is plenty of time as will start to get very hot and crowded from 11am onwards. The hotel is situated in... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit. We hope to be of service to you again. Hasta la vista! More

Sacramento, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Mayaland Resort looked like the place was nice about 20 years ago and they haven't paid much on the upkeep. The grounds are large and pretty lush jungle but half of it wasn't even in use. There was an abandoned restaurant in the center of the property. The only restaurant available for dinner was tasty but pretty expensive. The... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

In all our unique history (we are the world's first hotel inside an archeological park), the Mayaland has never been better (I have been involved with the hotel for over 60 years). New furniture, beds, linens, air conditioners (ALL 100+ of them). We are TOTALLY remodeling our rooms and suites in the main building (quietly, un-noticeably). You visited us in... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel at least three times in heh last fifteen years, trying most types of rooms, from the main building ones to the older and newer bungalows. Reading some of the reviews, I noticed that some travelers missed to capture the fact that the hotels has two souls: one is capturing for lunch and a quick souvenir... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your extensive, factual, informative and intelligent review. Having visited our property 3 times in the past and labeling your comment "Many years of excellence.." is highly satisfying, and a compliment to the various generations of Barbachano family members that have devoted their efforts to this 93 year old establishment. I designed and... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for just one night as part of a tour of Yucatan. The hotel is a perfect location for Chichen Itza as it is on the same site. We had a bungalow lodge which was a short walk from reception. It was a good size for three people and was clean and looks very pretty with thatched roof and... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thanks for viewing Chichen Itza through our resort, and for your 'charming' review. We hope you'll visit us again. Hasta la vista! More

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

If the Chichen Itza is one of the seven modern wonders of the world, than Maya Land Resort is compliment to this wonder. Those who drove straight into jungle to see the world renown archeological site and made a choice to stay at this resort have counted themselves among the famous few who did the same - among them Luciano... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit and the fine comments you made. All of us that devote our efforts to this venerable resort appreciate your review We hope to have the honor of being your haste again. Until then, may you enjoy safe and happy travels. Hasta la vista ! More

Leiden, The Netherlands
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is just perfect. I don't give 5 stars often but this place is just awesome. The staff is very friendly and helpful, the food is good, the cocktails are cheap and great, the whole scenery is just amazing. Beautiful plants, trees and very romantic bungalows. The main area is an old colonial building which looks very nice. Everything is... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

All our collaborators THANK YOU for your stay and the wonderful comments you have expressed in your review of your experience while with us. Muchas Gracias. Do spend more time with us on your next opportunity. There is so much to see, learn and admire all around us ! Mayan Villages, Cenotes, Colonial cities, Flamingos, and yes, just some good... More

Ashburn, Virginia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We just stayed in one of this hotel's bungalows for the third time. We were blown away by how nice, peaceful and wonderful this place was the first time we went and we go back again and again. The staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly and the hotel is optimally located. There is even an entrance to the ruins... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your wonderful comments. We look forward to being your hosts again and again. Muchas Gracias. Hasta la vista ! More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This Resort has captured the perfect blend of architecture, rainforest, and jungle. The room and Balcony have a wonderful view in a semi private setting. The Resort is built right next to the Chichen Itza Ruins. The Entrance is literally a 5 minute walk from your room. I would Stay again and definitely recommend.

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

What a great complement ! THANK YOU !! We all appreciate that you chose The Mayaland during your stay in CHichen Itza, and look forward to having the honor of being your hosts on your next visit. Muchas Gracias. More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

My mother and I recently visited Mayaland, we're blown away by the singular pyramid view from our eat on pateo. The stunning tropics blew us away, the heat and humidity almost killed us! The resort was quite nice, but skip the buffet and go to a nicer restaurant on the property. We stayed in a 2.5 floor walk up near... More

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chichenuxmal, Owner at Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit! Hasta la vista. More

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Address: In the heart of the archaeological park of Chichen Itza, Chichen Itza 97751, Mexico
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Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Yucatan > Chichen Itza
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel & Bungalows Mayaland 3.5*
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