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Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of the nicest and most accommodating hotels we have stayed in. Our room near the outdoor pool was spacious and gorgeous--spotlessly clean. There are multiple amenities offered here. All hotel and restaurant staff were kind and helpful. Many on the staff spoke English, so a person not so adept in Spanish could get along just fine. The...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 4 days and we were so happy we choose this hotel. The suites are immaculate and had all we needed. Slippers, flip flops,thick robes, LA Octane toiletries. The restaurant and staff are the best. Need I say more??

1Thank Brian S
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Once we arrived at Villa Maria Cristina, our faces lite up! The property is absolutely stunning. The style is colonial and fitting for such a historic city. The rooms are spacious (we stayed in junior suites). Each suite is different which adds to its charm. One recommendation, Guanajuato is at approximately 6,500 feet, therefore, we recommend that people who are...

Thank nancypalguz
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We spent 4 nights at this beautiful hotel, situated a 20 minutes walk from the Guanajuato city center. A Mexican friend had told me this was a great place and we indeed found a very elegant set up, with a lovely inner patio, nice staircases and a heated pool. Our room was superb, with all amenities. Breakfast is nothing special...

Thank 100countriesManagua
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is the sort of restrained high standard one expects of a Relais and Chateaux establishment in this charming rambling restored neo-classical mansion with an eclectic mix of architectural styles. We climbed a series of various staircases to go to our extremely comfortable and very civilised room(s), which overlooked the pretty swimming pool. I only wished we were staying a...

Thank 16R25D
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We came to Guanajuato to attend Cervatino. The location allowed us to enjoy the hustle bustle of the festival and escape to a place to relax. The rooms are beautiful and the service was impeccable. The view is spectacular.

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Thank Q8472XBscotta
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This beautifully presented hotel is the work of art of architect Manuel Stein; a restored property that reflects superb attention to detail and quality. I had invited other couples to join my wife and me for a week in quaint and unique Guanajuato.A must visit by world travelers. Run by Luis Maria Graña, Villa Maria Cristina has it all to...

Thank alyruk
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stayed three nights at the Villa Maria Cristina. The property is beautiful and well maintained. Director Mr. Luis Grana personally insured that all aspects of the hotel were meeting our expectations. The food at the hotel restaurant was excellent as was the service. We took advantage of the spa services and found them first rate. The hotel is a...

Thank Stephen Z
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Villa Maria Cristina last night with our family. The property is beautiful. We had two suites and they were spectacular. Our children loved the hot tub on our deck outside our room. The food and service at the restaurant were great. The General Manager met us at check-in and stopped by during dinner to see how we...

2Thank Todd R
San Diego, United States
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This former residence was built in the mid 1800's and has been meticulously restored and maintained. The service and staff are first rate. Always pleased to see us and every detail was looked after. The restaurant served high quality food from breakfast through late night dinners. The drinks from the bar were perfect. While not inexpensive, for a tourist from...

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

Dear Warren, We really appreciate your comments and we're that you've enjoyed that much your experience at hotel and restaurant. Regarding stairs and elevations we set up elevators in different buildings (3 in total) for people with limited mobility (or just for those not willing take stairs!) We hope to have you again with us soon Best regards, Luis Graña,...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: $195 - $422 (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
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#2 Spa Hotel in Guanajuato
#3 Luxury Hotel in Guanajuato
#3 Business Hotel in Guanajuato
#5 Romantic Hotel in Guanajuato
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“We were in the back, so very quiet.”
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