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Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the best hotel that I have stayed at in any country. Everything is perfect. The hotel itself is beautiful and a 15 minute walk to town. The food at this hotel was superb and the best meals that we had in Mexico with very reasonable prices. The room was the size of an apartment with two...

Thank Nicole S
Oakland, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is something to be said for not staying in the historic center of this lovely city. The nightlife is robust and noisy. Better to retreat a short distance to much, much quieter accommodations. Especially the Villa Maria. The hotel has the feel of a retreat. Elements of Spanish and Mexican art and architecture combine nicely. The rooms are elegant,...

Thank kev1438
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

April was a perfect month to come. Well located...closed to downtown, but far enough to be in a peaceful area. Teresita is a great restaurant inside the hotel. Great rooms, good AC, pillows and beds. Neat swimming pools (one for kids). Gym too. Best of all: its people.

Thank rhmejia
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Recently spent a long birthday weekend at Villa Maria Cristina. This stunningly beautiful property is run with perfect efficiency without sacrificing warmth and personal service. One of the bartender/servers named Andres literally treated us like family. The Paulina Suite is spacious, beautiful, and comfortable, even if a bit exposed to street noise and in need of an A/C upgrade. The...

Thank ArizonaVol
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Gran hallazgo Villa Cristina en Guanajuato,Spacious & luxurious rooms con vistas maravillosas a jardines internos y piscinas. Desayuno Almuerzo y cena, out of this world Excellent service. and a spa to take the edge off. Gracias Luis! (manager). Estupendo todo.

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

What a gorgeous hotel, excellent staff and beautiful rooms. Stayed here 2 days for business meetings in town and the hotel was fantastic; I'd strongly recommend it. Views from my room and balcony were an added treat.

Thank Tres K
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This property is located about a 15 minute walk from the center of Guanajuato's historic district. While some visitors may want to be in the heart of the city's activities, this property offers a quiet and tasteful respite from what could be an otherwise noisy stay. The hotel itself is a very carefully restored and renovated group of independent historic...

Thank Greg-Seattle
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Lovely facility but labyrinthine. We felt like we were in an MC Escher print, going up and down stairs to seemingly end up in the same place. As a result, bellboys certainly earned their tips. Otherwise, though, service was only so-so -- front desk (there was no concierge) did not have basic information on tourist attractions in Guanajuato, wait staff...

Thank thayersn
Luis G, General Manager at Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your comments. I've taken note of your observations regarding lack of information of Guanajuato programs that you were requesting since actually we do have folders and brochures with this kind of information and activities. Regarding Restaurant service, I'm checking what could happened during your stay and I will really appreciate if you could...

Longueuil, Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2017

It is well situated a few minutes from the Centro. The hotel covers a fairly large area so that there are many gardens at different levels. The room/suites are large, well lighted and quiet. The restaurant is probably one of the best in Guanajuato offering a large choice of recipes. The only problem is the lack in service. When you...

Thank Robert K
Luis G, General Manager at Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Robert, Thank you very much for you review and feedback. We will do our upmost in order to correct this impression of lack restaurant service. Please be kind to let us know when you've been staying with us so I check what could happened since there are several waiters per shift and a one Maître at each AM/PM...

Glencoe, Illinois
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Exquisite facility supported by an excellent staff. Spacious rooms well decorated and highly functional. Outstanding dining room offering a broad menu of well prepared dishes served by a well trained staff eager to please. This hotel is one of the best we have experienced in Mexico.

Thank dbels

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sophisticated taste pervades the entire Villa, with impeccable details evoking the cozy and stylish atmosphere of an aristocratic home. Its 13 spacious suites with wooden floors and marble-lined bathrooms are equipped with Roche Bobois, France furniture. The restaurant serving Contemporary Mexican Cuisine accompanied by an extensive variety of fine wines, give you the opportunity to pamper yourself with warm, expert and friendly service, allowing you to spend moments of tranquility while enjoying this charismatic city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux

Address: Calzada Paseo de La Presa 76, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico (Formerly Villa Maria Cristina)
Region: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > Guanajuato
Price Range: $251 - $425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux 5*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Villa Maria Cristina Hotel Guanajuato
Hotel Maria Cristina
Maria Cristina Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Guanajuato
#3 Business Hotel in Guanajuato
#3 Luxury Hotel in Guanajuato
#5 Romantic Hotel in Guanajuato
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“Ask for a room away from main street”
ArizonaVol, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms appear to be desireable.”
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“Eugenia was the name of my suite, lovely view”
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“We were in the back, so very quiet.”
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“Make sure your room is away from the street and perhaps the restaurants.”
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