In an enchanting artists' village nestled in the mountains north of Mexico City, the resort of Rosewood San Miguel de Allende® has risen among the handsome colonial villas, cobblestone lanes and church spires of central Mexico's oldest town. Cradled within the historical heart of downtown, this sanctuary pesents 67 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, Sense, A Rosewood Spa®, signature restaurants, a rooftop lounge, event space, outdoor amphitheater and luxury residences.
Location: San Miguel de Allende, a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site situated in the historical heart of Mexico, is a one-hour drive from Leon International Airport (BJX) and 2.5-hour drive from Mexico City's Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX).
Getting There: Approximate flying times to Leon: Houston, 2 hrs.; Dallas, 2.2 hrs.; Los Angeles, 3.2 hrs.; Chicago, 5 hrs.; New York, 7 hrs.; Mexico City, 50 mins.; Monterrey, 1.1 hrs. U.S. visitors must have a valid passport to enter Mexico. Private airport transportation is provided by luxury Suburban from and to airports in Leon and Mexico City. Transfer by helicopter is also available, offering a breathtaking first impression of the beauty of San Miguel de Allende.
Climate: San Miguel enjoys near-perfect weather, offering visitors the perfect balance between summer and spring—an ideal climate in which to enjoy a variety of al fresco experiences.
The San Miguel Experience
Guests are welcomed into a sensual ambiance of luxury and relaxation, where the stunning natural environment is central to the experience from the moment they arrive. Days are spent enjoying the cultural riches of San Miguel, including breathtaking churches, museums and the Instituto de Allende situated just next door; browsing through the city's many galleries and mercados; relaxing in one of the resort's unique pools or on-site gardens; or, indulging at Sense, A Rosewood Spa®.
Rosewood San Miguel de Allende blends seamlessly with the town's 19th-century Spanish colonial architecture. In an environment where the region's rich cultural heritage is celebrated and artistic expression abounds, guests relax and mingle at the resort's bars and restaurants and partake of leisurely pursuits. At Rosewood San Miguel, guests are immersed in Rosewood Hotels & Resorts' signature commitment to excellence, embodied in unswerving attention to detail, devotion to style, understated elegance and unparalleled personal service.
All 67 rooms and suites offer spacious living areas, wood-beamed ceilings, thoughtful appointments and furnishings of the finest Mexican craftsmanship. Ground-level accommodations are graced with a private terrace and garden while rooms and suites on the second and third floors offer private balconies with views of El Centro, the lush gardens and/or the resort's pools. Junior suites range from 740 to 960 sq. ft. and luxury suites range from 1,000 to 1,300 sq. ft. A spectacular 3,000-sq.-ft., three-bedroom presidential penthouse suite boasts a separate dining area, three full baths and multiple terraces.
1826 RESTAURANT & BAR At Rosewood San Miguel's signature restaurant, 1826, guests experience innovative Mexican cuisine and a choice of dining al fresco on the patio amid the vibrant gardens surrounding La Casona or indoors in proximity to the restaurant's bustling open artisan kitchen. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Situated across from the main restaurant, the bar offers delectable snacks and a full bar with the finest tequilas to enjoy in a convivial, relaxing ambience enhanced with the comfort of a crackling fireplace. Open from 12 noon daily.
LUNA ROOFTOP TAPAS BAR Under clear, star-studded skies, the Luna Rooftop Tapas Bar serves up savory authentically prepared Mexican and Spanish tapas in a casual atmosphere. A tempting place to linger after the day's pursuits, this al fresco setting presents breathtaking views of La Parroquia, the city and magnificent sunsets. Open daily for dinner according to season.
AQUA Awash in San Miguel's warm sun, guests are offered refreshing beverages, specialty cocktails, Mexican snacks and light fare at the poolside restaurant and bar. Open daily in season from 9 a.m. to sunset.
Rosewood San Miguel de Allende features 5,140 sq. ft. of indoor meeting room space as well as prefunction space, a rooftop terrace, event lawn and outdoor amphitheater for lectures, musical performances and other social events. Customized gatherings—such as an intimate private dinner, al fresco reception on the rooftop terrace or garden cocktail party—are a specialty. Rosewood Ballroom (2,400 sq. ft., 200 capacity), Jacaranda meeting room (900 sq. ft., 84 capacity), Magnolia breakout room (640 sq. ft., 50 capacity)
Sense, A Rosewood Spa®
San Miguel's recognized positive energy envelops this Sense spa. The world-class sanctuary offers a full range of therapies, treatments, massage and facials. Separate facilities for men and women feature sauna and steam, while a spacious and luxuriously appointed fitness center offers state-of-the-art facilities, as well as personal trainers, yoga and Pilates instruction.
Management: Rosewood Hotels & Resorts