Hacienda Xcanatun (Merida, Yucatan) Announces Platinum Ticket Giveaway for Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert

MERIDA, Mexico – Guests staying three or more nights at the luxurious Hacienda Xcanatun (www.xcanatun.com) will receive Two Free Platinum tickets to Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert (El Concierto del Sol Maya) taking place in Merida on July 16, 2011. Each of the Platinum reserved seat tickets is valued at $350.

Before and after the concert, guests settle into the luxe lifestyle of Hacienda Xcanatun, an 18th century elegant, boutique hotel where colonial charm blends seamlessly with fine service and excellent dining.

The concert will be held in La Plancha, Merida’s former railroad station, which is being renovated for the event, where Shakira is slated to perform old and new favorites including signature songs such as Hips Don’t Lie and Waka Waka. It is the Colombian singing/songwriting star’s first visit to Merida, capital of the Yucatan.

Set on the outskirts of Merida, Hacienda Xcanatun’s 18 spacious suites and superior rooms are nestled in a nine-acre garden sheltering two freshwater swimming pools. Each of the accommodations is filled with antiques, hand-carved furnishings and has a private terrace. The Hacienda’s gourmet restaurant, Casa de Piedra, is ranked as one of Mexico’s top 50 restaurants, while healing Maya and beauty treatments are specialties at the intimate spa. For comfortably exploring the Yucatan’s rich heritage, private excursions with highly skilled guides are easily arranged to world-famous archaeological sites including Uxmal and Chichen Itza; ecological preserves; and miles of deserted beaches.

Rates at Hacienda Xcanatun for the 3-Night Shakira Mayan Sun Concert Special range from $260 to $315 per night, single or double occupancy. Daily Xcanatun breakfast is included in the rate., Taxes and service are additional. For more information call toll-free: 1-888-883-3633 or e-mail hacienda@xcanatun.com.

Hacienda Xcanatun is also part of Mexico Boutique Hotels.

Susie Albin-Najera
Susie Albin-Najera is the creator and editor of The Mexico Report, an award winning travel blog showcasing news, deals and resources for the modern traveler. Najera is a writer, author, travel blogger, marketing and public relations specialist and producer. Najera serves on the host committee for Maestro Cares, founded by singer Marc Anthony and producer Henry Cardenas; and on the advisory board for Corazon de Vida, providing aid to children in Mexico. She is also the creator of 'The Real Heroes of Mexico' showcasing community heroes in Mexico and producer of Latino Thought Makers. Najera has been recognized by the Mexican Consulate and Mexico Tourism Board for fostering positive relations between countries and her dedication to showcasing Mexico as a premiere destination. She can be reached at info@themexicoreport.com

1 comment for “Hacienda Xcanatun (Merida, Yucatan) Announces Platinum Ticket Giveaway for Shakira’s Mayan Sun Concert

  1. 2011-07-14 at 12:50 pm

    Fantastic marketing tool – I referenced your article in my blog for business travelers to Mexico(mexicobiztravel.com). If they’re already planning on staying in Merida, this would be a perfect entertainment opportunity to take advantage of.

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