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Hacienda Sotuta de Peon

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Sotuta de Peon, Live Hacienda, is the restoration project of a landmark located in the heart of the ancient henequen zone in the Yucatan state, and gives a true glimpse of what was once a fully operational Henequen Hacienda in the grand style and...more
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Municipio de Tecoh Yucatan, Merida 97822, Mexico
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All reviews mule drawn mayan house the main house mayan man underground cenote don antonio his life beautiful cenote agave fields working farm excellent tour welcome drink cart ride whole process living museum making process cenote swim
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Reviewed today

This is one of the best hotels I ever visited. Clean, courteous staff, great ambience. I stayed in one their villas (palapas). Although the private pool was empty, it had a great view. It is a perfect place to be isolated, and still not to...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An interesting place to visit! It is a functional early 1900s sisal twine and rope manufacturing facility. More a museum of growing of the agave, harvesting and manufacture of twine. A fine lunch and dinner is available.

Thank Dexter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to visit, they show you around the machinery to make the ropes, they take you around the main house (back in the day). The staff is friendly. Cheap tour (MXN 550) so about USD 25-30. After touring the factory and grounds, they take...More

1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Great experience learning about Yucatan’s past and the hacienda culture. Lovely place. Time traveling and learning about life more than a hundred years ago is amazing.

Thank NachoGlz
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Hacienda Sotuta de Peón is the only live “Hacienda henequenera”. This tour tell you the story about the henequen industry in Yucatán around the 50’s when Yucatán was the world leader in henequen production (also called green gold) and the hacendados (owners of the Haciendas)...More

Thank Leonardo L
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We went to the Hacienda Sotuta de Peon we wanted to do the full tour to see the process of making Enequen or Sisal sadly we couldn’t do the full tour because the first half has already been seen so they could only offer half...More

Thank Santiago D
Reviewed 30 July 2018

during our Yucatan Tour we stayed 2 Nights at the hotel with very nice Bungalows in the former style and also made the tour. We were in a group with spanish speaking people, so we did not understand all of the guides Explanations. The guide...More

Thank holmes55
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We got word on this Hacienda and it was worth everything the tour given by Ivan was exceptional he is really amazing and the energy that he showed was impressive. The Hacienda is beautiful and also the Cenote (water underground in a cave) is simply...More

Thank Marcos C
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We actually were staying at the hotel part of the estate of the Hacienda (slightly misleading as I thought we were staying in the actual hacienda but it is just a musuem). Our small family of 4 got lumped with a large group of Texans...More

Thank Pernickity
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This Hacienda is kind of a working museum, they have restored the main house, and also walk you through the steps of processing the henequen plant to make sisal for making rope, the main activity that sustained the haciendas of the past. There is old...More

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sunnyt86
19 April 2018|
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Response from Girl_on_the_Bay | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. However, you may not get to see the active process of making the rope. Also, I am not sure if you can visit the cenote or the oldest keeper of the grounds (who speaks only the local native language, not... More
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travelfan_fromAsia
5 August 2016|
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Response from Ray E | Reviewed this property |
If you don't want to do the morning tour nor rent a car, I would take beachbums advise and hire a car and driver. There are online car hire sites for Merida and where you are staying should be able to help. The hotel may... More
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pondman1
10 March 2016|
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Response from Belem G | Property representative |
Hello! We will send you the information at the email address, Thank you for contacting us. Regards!
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