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Off-grid Eco-retreat Near Chichen Itza!

   ID: TY-004966



$140,000 USD

NO TRUST REQUIRED to buy this Mayan retreat, located 8 km. north of Yaxcaba, Yucatan, offering 20.7 hectares of wooded tranquility and surprises.  The vibrant forest is in the migratory path of many different birds. There are eight dwellings of Mayan style construction, stone, wood and palapa, totaling 3,272 sq. ft. of living space.

Inside the sleeping areas and salas you will find local artisan crafted furniture and artwork which are all included in the price. .  The larger sala is perfect for a yoga studio or gathering area for ceremonies, workshops and events.  The generous kitchen has a gas stove.  On the western slope is a newly installed, delightfully refreshing pool, surrounded by a stone sunning deck.  Additionally, there are 9 permaculture gardens as well as many species of indigenous plants. 

Wandering off into the leafy forest is a nature trail that visits several caves and other marvels.  In the center of everything, a huge stone fire pit brings you warmth and comfort on chilly evenings.

The nearby pueblos of Yaxcaba and Libre Union offer tasty food, tiendas, artisans and friendship. The city of Izamal is less than an hour away and Merida is about one and a half hours.  Twenty minutes away is the world famous Chichen Itza which draws thousands of tourists a day, making this property a perfect income producing endeavor.  Currently two casitas and the dormatorio with and lofts bunk beds are ready to be listed on Air BnB or Trip Advisor, etc.

The eco-friendly, off-the-grid design of this unique rustic retreat offers solar power and a new gas generator.  CFE electric is available at the main to the property. The two bathrooms offer composting toilets which use little to no water and produce usable fertilizer and humus-like material for the gardens, outdoor sinks and showers.
This property is located outside of the restricted zone, no fideicomiso is needed.  Enjoy this special lifestyle.

Additional improvements include the addition of a new bank of deep cycle solar batteries that support a brand new 11 cu.ft. refrigerator.  And, there is now a new tower with reception for wi-fi internet here in the monte!

LOCATION: Libre Union Yucatan
LOT AREA: 20.74 Hectares
LIVING AREA: 3272 Meters

AMENITIES: Big lot, Ceiling Fans, Clear Title, Electricity, Garden, No trust required, Palapa, Pool, Pressurized water system, Propane Tank, solar panel, Sold Furnished, Well

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