Mérida will end 2023 with an increase in hotel options available to visitors, as confirmed by municipal authorities.
José Luís Martínez Semerena, the head of the Department of Economic Development and Tourism, mentioned that this year will see the establishment of 15 hotels, bringing the city’s available rooms from 10,000 to 14,000 in over 250 establishments.
Additionally, it is expected that four more hotels will be completed in 2024, reaching the planned total of 19 establishments for the city. It was reported that at least 300,000 passengers have arrived by plane to stay in Mérida so far this year.
In this context, it was mentioned that, in collaboration with the Autonomous University of Yucatán (UADY), surveys will be conducted with travelers to establish tourism patterns and gather precise information about their behavior.