Published On: Wed, Apr 13th, 2016

Spas in Yucatan, a holistic and mystical experience

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Many of the historic haciendas in the Yucatán have been transformed into World Class Wellness Centers.

The traditional “Spa” concept is related to an expensive and exclusive place. But the new concept known as “Day Spa” allows anybody to have a unique experience while visiting the Yucatán. Besides, these specialists can pamper you with one-of- a-kind treatments featuring honey, chocolate, cocoa, cenote water and other Mayan influenced materiales and items.

Not many people are actually aware of the fact that the Yucatán is a major world producer of honey and cocoa, and that it was the Mayas who discovered chocolate. Therefore, these key ingredients are commonly used at local spas for massages, body wraps, scrubs, facials, etc.

Many Yucatecan massage therapists are the descendants of ancient Maya shamans and were raised by these highly spiritual people. They make everyday use of seeds, roots, leaves, trees, flowers, fruits, honey and other items for “limpias” healing techniques and rituals (natural cleansing).

Mayan ceremony at Yaxkin Spa (Photo: http://www.yaxkinspa.com/)

Mayan ceremony at Yaxkin Spa (Photo: http://www.yaxkinspa.com/)

There is currently a wide array of options at different venues throughout the State of Yucatan. From weddings or rituals for couples, to simple relaxing sessions. The art of ancient Maya natural cleansing rituals and healing ceremonies has been taken to the next level at these Maya holistic centers.

A few of these establishments in Yucatán are considered eco spas, which means a type of resort or day spa that operates or was constructed under environmentally friendly principles, that only uses organic, natural, Earth-friendly products.

In Yucatan you may find all kinds of different spas, from small, family operated Mayan style places, to luxurious internationally certified organic and vegan spas, exclusively formulated for the professional salon and spa experience, where only natural and organic skin care products are used.

Check out the following list of spas and make an appointment today.

Boho Spa
Calle 33 No. 343 x 36c y 36e
Col. San Ramón Norte
Tel. (999) 941 6029
www.bohospa.com.mx

(Photo: bohospa.com.mx)

(Photo: bohospa.com.mx)


Hacienda Xcanatún Spa
Km. 12 Carretera Mérida-Progreso,
 Mérida, Yucatán.
Toll free in México: 1-800-202-2566
E-mail: hacienda@xcanatun.com
www.xcanatun.com

(Photo: xcanatun.com)

(Photo: xcanatun.com)


 

Rosas & Xocolate Boutique Hotel & Spa
Paseo de Montejo x Calle 41
Merida, Yuc.

Tel. (999) 924 2992
www.rosasandxocolate.com

(Photo: rosasandxocolate.com)

(Photo: rosasandxocolate.com)


The Tai Spa 
Calle 4 (Avenida Shután Medina) #138 X 11 Y 13
Fracc. Montecristo,
 Mérida, Yucatán.
Tel: (999) 944 5063
www.thetaispa.mx

tai spa

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Yaxkin Spa
Hacienda Chichén Resort, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán.
Tel: (999) 920 8407
www.yaxkinspa.com

 (Photo: yaxkinspa.com)

(Photo: yaxkinspa.com)


REFLEXOLOGY
UK Reflexology
Tel. 999 999 254 0083
Cel. 9993 65 03 47
www.ukreflexology.com

(Photo: UK reflexology)

(Photo: UK reflexology)


CORPOFACIALES

  • Calle 37# 351 C 28 x 30
  • Colonia Emiliano Zapata Norte C.P. 97129
  • Tel. 999 944 4243 / 999 944 4232 /
  • Cel. 9999 490296
  • http://www.beatrizachach.com/
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Hacienda Santa Cruz

  • Salida 2 Dzununcán. A 1.5 Km del periférico.
  • Tel. (52) 999 254 0541
    info@haciendasantacruz.com
  • Calle 86 S/N Santa Cruz Palomeque
    C.P. 97315. Mérida, Yuc
  • http://www.haciendasantacruz.com/
stacruz

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Hacienda San Jose
KM 30 Carretera, Tixkokob-Tekanto,
Tixkokob, YUC, 97470,
Tel. (52) 999 924 13 33
www.haciendasanjosecholul.com

(Photo: haciendasanjosecholul.com)

(Photo: haciendasanjosecholul.com)


Hacienda Misné

Calle 19 No. 172 por 6B, Fracc. Misné, 97173
Mérida, Yucatán, México.
Tel: +52 (999) 940 7150 / Fax: +52 (999) 940 7160
www.haciendamisne.com.mx/

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(Photo: Hacienda Misné)

Hacienda Temozón
KM 182 Carretera Merida-Uxmal
Temozon Sur, Yuc. 97825
Tel. (999) 923 8089
www.haciendatemozon.com

(Photo: http://www.haciendatemozon.com/)

(Photo: http://www.haciendatemozon.com/)

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