There are two pools – set at the far north and south of the property. The restaurant set within the old machinery house is now extremely chic in décor and produces some of the best food in the region. The spa offers holistic Mayan healing treatments.
The 18 suites are a delight with incredibly high ceilings, polished stone floors and antique furniture. All have verandas slung with hammocks overlooking the gardens, with the suites featuring a private hydrotherapy bathtub. There are many modern comforts such as CD player and wireless.
It is ideally located for visiting the old city of Merida as well as the numerous Mayan ruins in the region –it is only 20 minutes from Merida.
Belmont House, 23 New Street, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2BP