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Villa Maria Cristina
Why we like it
- Stunning views of the picturesque mountains of the Sierra de Guanajuato
- Relais & Chateaux property
- 33 spacious suites with views over the beautiful courtyards and pool
- Located in the most elegant boulevard in Guanajuato
- Exceptional Therma Spa with a Roman-style sunken pool, whirlpool tub and Swiss showers
After relaxing in the pool, head into town in the late afternoon to really appreciate the rainbow colours of the town in the evening light.
I would just like to add that the help / service we received from Melissa Hookway was oustanding. It was very personal and I was made to felt like a valued client.
- AC, Cheshire
Set in the beautiful UNESCO city of Guanajuato, this delightful 19th century townhouse echoes the cities colourful flair, blending subtle sophistication with a contemporary twist. Villa Maria Cristina is the ideal base to discover the culture, history and amazing food on offer. The 38 rooms and suites offer a warm and welcoming atmosphere which is replicated throughout this charming property. Relaxation is key and with many quiet areas around the outdoor pool or the courtyard terraces to enjoy a good book, reflect on your touring or sample some of the local cocktails. The Romanesque Spa cannot be missed with indoor pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, treatments rooms and gym. Your stay at Villa Maria Cristina will be memorable however active you choose to be, with the beautiful views of the Sierra de Guanajuato lasting with you long after your stay.
Best time to be there
October to April as the rainy season works its way up from the south beginning in May and running until September. Hurricanes may occur from July to October. December to February are the coolest months, when northerly winds can sometimes take inland northern Mexico temperatures down to freezing.
Mexico City Mon, Wed, Fri and Sun (onward connections to the coast)
12 hours (plus one hour for onward connections)
GMT -6 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
No mandatory vaccinations required
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