Our Palapa Family Suite has 2 Queen Beds and 1 set of bunk beds with 2 full bathrooms, cable tv, A/C, ceiling fan, mini-refrigerator, and coffee maker. A swinging bridge connects this suite to Palapa’s Honeymoon Suite. Palapa Papa Jack’s bottom floor has table soccer, electronic wall basketball game, darts, table tennis, satellite TV, Karaoke, etc., available for guest use. Hacienda del Secreto is a magical place, and Palapa Papa Jack is a dream come true: Its owner Corey Jack Benson, “Papa Jack,” built a paradise here. Surrounded by the Mexican Caribbean’s wonderful tropical environment, Palapa Jack is made up of a collection of villas with a private restaurant and an event center with two suites side by side that breathe the enterprising spirit of this great character. Papa Jack not only wanted to create a place that was enjoyable for him, but he also wanted a place that would delight his guests. Enormous palm roofs, tree trunks as pillars, stone walls, and very original bamboo and wooden furniture give this house a very sophisticated touch. Imagine yourself arriving at the amazing place, being welcomed by the sea breeze, the sound of the waterfall – and friendly staff with a cold drink. Papa Jack invites you to make yourself at home. Make your dream of a marvelous vacation villa a reality! The two beautiful suites are perfect for those looking for a getaway in paradise. Both suites have balconies with sea views; palm roofs and beautiful decor bring out the tropical environment.
The Palapa Master Suite has a king-size bed, A/C, ceiling fan, bathroom with jacuzzi, rock waterfall, and kitchen with microwave, mini-fridge, and coffee maker, as well as cable TV. The Palapa Family Suite has two queen-sized beds and a bunk bed, two full bathrooms, cable TV, A/C, ceiling fan, mini-fridge, and coffee maker. A hanging bridge connects the two suites, another original Palapa detail. Palapa Papa Jack is our event center for weddings and theme parties for 200 people. On the ground floor, you will find our private chef’s gourmet kitchen. Palapa Papa Jack has table soccer, an electronic basketball board, darts, table tennis, satellite TV, and karaoke equipment – all available so that you and yours can have fun. Please do not lose the opportunity to enjoy a tasty lunch or dinner prepared by our chef and served by our staff in the stunning Palapa dining room. We assure you that this experience will make you want to come back. Hacienda del Secreto is the perfect vacation complex for corporate trips and retreats, groups, and conventions, offering a total of 25 rooms/26 bathrooms, all a short distance from each other. Our trained staff has had the pleasure of spoiling many celebrities. You could be next!
The Villas of Hacienda del Secreto are stacked with all the amenities of a 5-star resort and the typical home, making it the ideal vacation spot. Our mission is to offer you and your family/group amenities that make your vacation memorable, comfortable, fun, and relaxing! On the Grounds of Hacienda del Secreto, we have:
• Boogie boards, snorkeling gear, ocean kayaks, pool floats, beach volleyball, etc.
• Hammocks on terrace and beach, beach chairs, beach umbrellas
• Karaoke and pool table at a lower level of Palapa Papa Jack
• Many board games, Bingo, Horseshoes, Monster Golf, Sand Pitching Wedge
• Professional Massage therapist available for massages, facials, algae/mud body wrap
• Covered parking
• 24-Hour security
• Landscaped tropical gardens with cenote, soothing waterfalls, quiet reading/meditating areas.
• Other services are available: car rentals, babysitting, tours, fishing trips, airport transfers, and more. Just ask us for help!
• Chef Services are available from our very talented Chef and his kitchen staff!
• Medical Doctor that will make the house call to our villas
• On-site English speaking assistant for all of your needs, tour reservations, directions, and recommendations
• Yoga Studio for private instruction and an on-site gym with Treadmill, Elliptical machine, stationary bike, ab buster, etc.
• Restaurants 7-15 minutes away in Puerto Morelos and Playa del Carmen
• Several WORLD CLASS GOLF COURSES within 2 to 30 minutes away
• Cancun International Airport just 20 minutes away
Even more, every Villa comes with the following Kitchen Amenities:
• Bottled water to serve all your drinking and cooking water needs
• Complete dishes/pots and pans/silverware
• Basic seasonings and spices
• Grocery/alcohol stocking service available
And if there are any other amenities or services you require during your stay with us at Hacienda del Secreto, please send us a message on the “Special Requests” page under the Guest Services tab above!
Chef Services at Hacienda del Secreto
At Hacienda del Secreto, we want to totally cater to you, ensuring you and your family a perfect stay! One of the ways we do this is to offer Chef Services to you and your party. On the bottom floor of Palapa, Papa Jack lies our International Cuisine Kitchen, where dishes for every stomach are creatively prepared, and all for your delight. Imagine the ease of never having to worry about what to cook for breakfast, lunch, or dinner during your vacay- and all without the hassle and chaos of city restaurants. Sounds pretty great, right? We think so.
From full Mexican Breakfasts’ on your front porch terrace to burgers and fries to five-course steak and lobster dinners, we do it all.
Interested? Well, here is what we offer:)
1) Palapa Meal Plan* (Served in the Palapa Papa Jack dining area)
-Includes 3 meals a day + Happy Hour per person
7-day rate ($400)
4-day rate ($250)
2) Hacienda Meal Plan with Private Villa Service*
– Includes 3 meals a day + Happy Hour per person
7-day rate ($600)
4-day rate ($350)
3) Children: Under 12 Children’s Menu*
7-day rate ($145)
4-day rate ($95)
*Additional Information and Terms:
– Service outside of the Palapa, villa, or terrace is subject to an additional 15% service charge.
– A 20% gratuity is automatically added to all food and beverage checks.
– To confirm meal plan service, the complete menu must be received 7 days before arrival. Prices are subject to change until confirmed with payment upon check-in at the villa.
– 3% charge will be added to all credit card payments.
*Please note: we periodically update our menu, prices, and Meal Plan Services.
Destination Weddings and Special Events Weddings are magical at beautiful Hacienda del Secreto. We will help make possible whatever your heart desires and coordinate large or small weddings, followed by simple or elaborate receptions. We are experts at coordinating the new style “vacation wedding” where family and friends gather to spend a week with the bride and groom. Maybe you dream of a romantic wedding for two followed by a candlelit lobster dinner on the beach. Or perhaps a sunset wedding on the beach surrounded by all your friends and family. Let us make the day perfect for you with music, decorations, entertainment, or anything else you imagine.
Hacienda del Secreto is a boutique resort-style compound whose ability to coordinate rental homes for up to 90+ people. 42 people can stay at Hacienda del Secreto alone! It is like living in the same tiny town together with everyone you love. We can arrange group outings and tours, and each house is a separate, beautiful property with its own staff. Everyone will be well cared for. Hacienda del Secreto’s Palapa Papa Jack is available to host exclusive special events for up to 200 people. The property is the perfect location for family reunions, weddings, anniversaries, parties, and corporate functions. Palapa Papa Jack is fully equipped with a professional sound system, wireless microphones, cable TV, and Karaoke.
Our wedding coordinator can assist with all aspects of your destination wedding, from Mexican marriage licenses to flowers. She will help you navigate the Mexican legal paperwork and find an efficient service. Casa del Secreto will handle all your catering needs. Hacienda del Secreto is also perfect for family reunions, class reunions, or anniversary celebrations. Wedding and special event prices are dependent on services and the number of guests. Please contact us for more information.
Yoga Retreats – Host Your Own Retreat
The Butterfly Landing Yoga + Wellness Studio of Hacienda del Secreto is the newest, most serene retreat center in all of the Mayan Riviera. The Butterfly Landing was manifested into reality in October 2016, specifically designed to offer teachers and students a soft landing space to relax, rejuvenate, and reconnect in the Caribbean Sea reflection.
Hacienda del Secreto’s boutique resort consists of 6 luxury oceanfront villas, The Butterfly Landing Yoga + Wellness Studio, and an event palapa with a private restaurant. HDS is known not only for its 5-star amenities but also for its exquisite beach, secluded studio space, dedicated, attentive staff, delicious food, natural beauty both jungle and sea, and options for on-site spa services/or outdoor Mayan excursions.
Are you a teacher interested in hosting a retreat at the beautiful Butterfly Landing Yoga + Wellness Studio? Amazing. Hacienda del Secreto does an excellent job of helping you host the perfect retreat as a teacher! Our boutique resort is uniquely situated to be the perfect spot for yoga, fitness, golf, corporate, and wellness retreats. Our staff provides studio space, equipment, healthy food/beverages, and luxurious accommodations for rest and positive vibrations.
While there are a good few retreat destinations around the Mayan Riviera, there is only one Hacienda del Secreto. We set ourselves apart by our unique private location, with only a few scattered homes on our beach and no fighting for beach chairs:). We pride ourselves on our customer service, our tradition of making our guests feel at home, and our love for making your wellness retreat absolutely magical. Let us show you why HDS is the perfect choice for your successful, joy-filled retreat.
Fill out the inquiry box below with the dates you are interested in and the number of students/participants you plan on joining you. As soon as we receive your inquiry, someone from our reservations team will get back to you almost immediately with pricing and any other information necessary information.