In the heart of the Chichen Itza Archaeological Park, the Mayaland Hotel & Bungalows has extensive tropical gardens, 3 outdoor swimming pools, a hot tub and spa treatments. Built in 1923, this historic hotel has been named one of the world’s top hotels by National Geographic and Conde Nast Traveler magazines. It has a private entrance to Chichen Itza’s famous temples. The Mayaland features spacious air-conditioned rooms, bungalows and suites, all with satellite TV and bathrooms with free toiletries. Some rooms have views of the Mayan observatory or temples. The hotel has a Mayan planetarium and 4 restaurants which serve authentic Mayan cuisine, as well as a varied breakfast buffet. The native Maya staff can help you interpret the archaeological sites and local culture. Exotic wildlife can be found right outside the doors of the Mayaland Hotel & Bungalows. Cancún International Airport is around a 2-hour drive away.