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We ended up here because La Grotto was unexpectedly closed. Our driver said that maybe we should... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
traveltoes
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Squamish, Canada
Beautiful, Intimate, Rejuvenating

Gorgeous tiled (indoor) springs on a beautiful property - the park was lovely to sunbathe in, I had... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Jade M
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The pools at this popular site are fed by a hot spring.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

We ended up here because La Grotto was unexpectedly closed. Our driver said that maybe we should try this instead. It was difficult to figure out exactly what to do, and there wasn't really anyone to ask. We finally made our way to what seemed...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Gorgeous tiled (indoor) springs on a beautiful property - the park was lovely to sunbathe in, I had an excellent outdoor massage, and loved the baths. Restaurant had simple but delicious food, and excellent pina coladas. Will continue to come every year!

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This was a nice park and we had a relaxing day there. The hot springs are not very hot and the outdoor pools are little more than warm swimming pools. The indoor spring was better, but small and not much warmer. Still, we enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

We took a taxi to El Escondido, which is about 10 km from SMA. The grounds are extensive and you can bring a blanket and sit on the lawn or find a lounge chair by one of the pools. Bring your own food or buy...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

My family really loved this place, we went for the hot springs and stayed for the restaurant. The food and service at the restaurant was great, had a couple of drinks and just took in the day, nice weather and not to busy, just great....More

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Such a fun relaxing spot in the exit of San Miguel. Not a fancy spa but still great location and beautiful surroundings. Love it

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

I've been to Escondido Place many times, maybe over 100 times over the years (the competition is La Gruta, less than 1/4 mile away). The property is fantastic to walk around (with several warm pools for swimming), but my favorite is the enclosed three rooms...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2016

It is hard to believe that a pine forest, mulitple hot bathing pools, restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, lovely lounges and even covered bed sized private lounges like at the beach resorts are ours to enjoy for 120 pesos a person. The pools are spotless as...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Our friend who lives in SMA took us here on our third visit . They have lockers for your personal items and were able to change there. The caves were very welcoming and they also have an out door pool. We saw many families spending...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016

It is a beautiful set up! lots of paths wandering to different pools and places to relax.NIce bars and cafes. But we went in the middle of the week and quite a few of the pools and underground grottos were closed and empty (I assume...More

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donald k
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Two options, (1) bus which leaves from Calzada de la Luz in SMdA to Atotonilco at 10am, 12, 2pm and 4pm and is marked "Sanctuario" (2) from SMdA "Central de Autobuses", take a second class bus (will stop anywhere) to Dolores... More
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