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Luxury Hacienda Estate

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Last updated: 05/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Merida estate description

Set in 12 luscious acres of immaculately landscaped gardens, Hacienda Dzibikak is a luxurious child-friendly holiday home which is situated close to the City of Merida. It has recently been extensively and sympathetically restored by its British owners using a local architect, labour and materials to create a holiday home that includes all the modern amenities.

Each bedroom is fully air-conditioned with the master suites each having a lounge with Sky TV, separate dressing room and large bathroom with his and her toilets and showers, and a stone bath.

Enjoy the completely secluded 20 metre freshwater pool with an adjacent toddler pool, or a quiet afternoon browsing the extensive collection of books in the Library. Four house staff are available to ensure that your holiday is both relaxing and stress- free and for added security, there is a 24 hour watchman.

A separate luxuriously refurbished Old Gate House is also available which sleeps up to 5 people. This can be rented either in conjunction with the Main House or independently.

Enjoy the local town of Uman to sample the local cuisine or experience local life at the daily market, while the Colonial City of Merida is only 40 minutes away.

The archaeological zones of Uxmal and Chichen Itza, and the Celestun Biosphere Reserve are close by, while the beach at Sisal is only 45 minutes away.

Property Type

      • Estate

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Events Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Limited Accessibility
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


              • Bedroom 3: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                King or two singles, plus a sleep sofa...moreless

              • Bedroom 6: 1 double, 2 twin/ single


              • Bedroom 4: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Sleep sofa in the adjoining TV / sitting room...moreless

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king


              • Bedroom 5: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Sleep sofa in the adjoining living / dining room...moreless

              • Bedrooms 1 and 4 are master suites, and 2 and 3 are large doubles - all are in the Accommodation Block. Bedroom 5 is a master suite and Bedroom 6 is a double - both are in the Old Gate House. Baby Cot and travel cot available....moreless

              Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms, 3 Half Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

                Two toilets, two large showers and a limestone tub....moreless

              • Bathroom 4: toilet, tub, shower

                Two toilets, two large showers and a limestone tub....moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, outdoor shower


              • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower, outdoor shower


              • Bathroom 5: toilet, tub, shower


              • Bathroom 6: toilet, shower


              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Fully equipped kitchen in the Main House and in the Old Gate House; each master and junior suite in the Accommodation Block share a kitchenette. Also an industrial kitchen with larder and cold room....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                One large fridge/freezer in each of the kitchens. Small fridge in each kitchenette. Cold room in the industrial kitchen, and two freezers in the Main House kitchen....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Full set in each kitchen....moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                One in each kitchen....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 18 people


              • Air Conditioning:

                All rooms enjoy air-conditioning, apart from the bar, kitchens and bathrooms where it is not required. Ceiling fans are also found throughout....moreless

              • Covered Parking:

                Covered parking for up to eight vehicles and reserve parking for 200 more...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                One each in the Main House and the Old Gate House...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                One each in the Main House and the Old Gate House...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Off street parking for over 200 vehicles....moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Living Room

              Other Amenities

                  • Bar Library with mezzanine level - extensive collection of books (English) & WC Two offices Kitchen with breakfast bar Laundry room Master suites of the Accommodation block feature sitting room, dressing room, bathroom with large stone bath, his & hers showers, WCs & basins Master suite of the Old Gate House features dressing room, sunken bath, separate shower, WC & basin Junior suites of the Accommodation Block with indoor & outdoor showers Large open-air entertainment area with small stage, bar & WCs Private chapel Formal garden Kitchen garden Children's playground & sandpit 30kW emergency generator Ample space for helicopter access Four experience maids for washing & cleaning Four gardeners / pool boys Night watchman 24-hour on-site manager Traditional Mayan tricycles Use of games equipment - croquet, badminton, rounders, bowls, boules, golf Large range of board games Traditional hacienda chimney...moreless


                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    TV room with SKY TV; master suites each have a sitting room with SKY TV; Old Gate House has Dish TV...moreless

                  • Television:

                    TV in the TV room, master suites and Old Gate House...moreless

                  • Games
                  • Books
                  • Game Room
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library
                  • Video Library


                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Telephone
                  • Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Private Pool:

                        20 metre freshwater swimming pool. Includes a pool for toddlers, built-in seating and tables, sun loungers, shaded areas, speakers, submerged lighting, changing rooms and WCs....moreless

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Ample terraces to front and back of the Main House, Accommodation Block and the Old Gate House....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Bicycles
                      • Lawn / Garden


                      • Away From It All
                      • Family
                      • Historic
                      • Romantic
                      • Tourist Attractions
                      • Adventure
                      • Sports & Activities

                      Location & View

                      • Village
                      • Rural


                      • Churches
                      • Cycling
                      • Medical Services
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Walking
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Shopping
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Zoo
                      • Live Theater
                      • Cinemas
                      • Ruins
                      • Museums
                      • Hiking
                      • Swimming


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                      from 4 traveler reviews
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                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Easter, Chrstmas & New Year
                      Jan 19 - Dec 31, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      My Standard Rate
                      7 night min stay


                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit £1,000
                      • Taxes Not included

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                      Last updated: 05/30/2014
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                      16 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Merida International Airport
                      10 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      40 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach

                      Car: Recommended

                      Hacienda Dzibikak is a private hacienda set in 12 acres of land at the centre of a typical Maya village close to the Colonial City of Merida in the State of Yucatan. It is perfectly situated to explore the archaeological zones of Uxmal and Chichen Itza; the cenotes of Yucatan; the Celestun Biosphere Reserve; and much more.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2004

                      About the owner: We were enchanted by a short visit to Merida and one of its haciendas in 2003, and purchased Hacienda Dzibikak a year later as an abandoned ruin. We began the painstaking restoration shortly after and eventually moved from our home in London to the Hacienda in 2008 to finish the project and make it our permanent home.

                      Why the Owner Chose Merida:
                      The magical Hacienda offers a unique combination of luxury and privacy, near the Colonial City of Merida. All the rooms have en suite bathrooms, A/C and ceiling fans. The rooms are spacious and have been designed with a British touch.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
                      The perfect place to get away from it all and recharge your batteries.

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                      Speaks: spanish, english



                      VRBO #419530

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Friday, May 30, 2014

                      £8,905 - £14,843 per week (GBP)

                      6 Bedroom / 6.5+ Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      View calendar: Updated 05/30/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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