The hacienda Noc-Ac of Peón emerged in the second decade of the eighteenth century, as a small ranch that had used to provide food and rest to travelers who passed by there when they went to the capital or they came back to their town. These were the urban-productive and power centers, like the European feudal castles of medieval times.
Over time, due to its growth, it became a cattle ranch and the production of vegetables for self-consumption, as well as for the people's supplying who used the farm on their way to and from the coast.
At the end of the 19th century, due to the henequen fiber production boom, it was transformed to give new productive conditions, this activity was the one that reached the greater development and splendor of the Hacienda until the first stage of the 20th century.
With the collapse of the Henequen industry due to the appearance of synthetic fibers, Hacienda Noc-Ac was gradually abandoned, being the Chapel the only one space that remained in use by the residents until the sale of the facilities for the current project.
Stages of Constrution
Hacienda Noc-ac has 4 antique buildings that date from different times according to the use that was given to the property.
In the first instance the House of the Mayordomo and stay for the owner were built, which later became the payroll payment building, which also served as a warehouse for both tools and supplies, and in the back of this were the stables. After an arduous work of restoration and adjustments, nowadays in this site is located four of our exclusive suites preserving the atmosphere and splendor of the rooms of the owners in the colonial stage.
Almost at the same time, "La Noria" was also built, It was used for supplying water to the crops, which was also used for human and animal consumption. The construction will have gym, spa and two large surface tanks are going to become pools.
It was so much the growth of the cattle activity between the mid and late nineteenth century that it caused the construction of the Main House where it reflected the heyday of that time in its spacious rooms and terraces. This building was restored and space is currently used as dining room and bar, as well as the hotel reception, public restrooms, the kitchen and the current main pool, which was originally the water tank on the other "Noria".
In this same building (the main house), The Chapel is located where the religious celebrations of the town were carried out in that time; during the abandonment period: it was the only space that continued to be used by the population until its acquisition for the current project. This chapel conserved the original images and furniture of its time which were conserved and restore to give a special enchantment to its, between them; the confessional, the priest wardrobe, in addition to a majestic Christ carved in wood from a cedar tree that was located in the front of the farm and it was destroyed by Isidoro hurricane in 2002.
Later and due to the boom of the henequen industry between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, the construction of the Powerhouse where the defrosting process of the henequen was developed. This is a site that has been preserved until the present as a vestige of that era.