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Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Located just a few short minutes away from the crowds in Guanajuato, GTO, Mexico is this Gem of a hotel. It's picturesque architecture, impeccable service and grand accommodation make one feel as though they have stepped back in time and staying at a grand Hacienda. In addition you'll find a wonderful outdoor pool, jacuzzi, get free Wifi and a great...

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Malibu, California
Reviewed 30 March 2015

this place is unbelievably beautiful! The staff were super friendly and the amenities are fantastic. I really enjoyed the food and the bar right next door was convenient, highly suggest it, but get a room farther from the kitchen it can get a little loud.

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San Francisco
Reviewed 3 March 2015

While this is a lovely place, it strangely lacks soul. This is perhaps due to the less than stellar service. The front desk staff is pretty clueless, and this is particularly surprising since this property is a member of Relais & Chateaux. A simple request of bus schedules, resulted in a phone call to my room announcing that my driver...

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Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

The rooms were very nice and the food was good, the service in the restaurant is slow but the overall experience was incredible, i will definately recomend this place to stay, the staff is really courteous and outstanding, the decoration is nice and well located, the only problem is that the bar and restaurant closes at 10

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Los angeles
Reviewed 13 February 2015

A beautiful and elegant hotel. The staff is wonderful and friendly and will do anything for you or make any arrangement. My husband and I are totally impressed with this hotel. He wants to go back for another longer stay asap. This is an elegant old mansion from the 1800s combined with a couple of neighboring properties. Interior open courtyards...

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New York City
Reviewed 4 November 2014

A beautiful, elegant, comfortable and friendly place. A treat of an experience. The restaurant chef is superb. Staff wonderfully accommodating. A bit of a walk to town but taxis are less than $4 American anywhere in town.

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Los Cabos
Reviewed 7 October 2014

I was there last month with my fiancé and we really enjoyed the views, the staff, the food, the spa and the facilities, it's a great combination between classic and modern. All of the staff were there just to please us, we really felt great there and definitely we will come back.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 16 September 2014

The hotel is located close to the center of the city. It is 15-20 minute walk to the sites. The new renovations were taking place during my stay making it very annoying with all the pounding. The wood floors in the room are not appropriate for these rooms as they creak loudly as you walk on them. Water pressure is...

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Jorge Z, General Manager at Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

For my team and me was a pleasure to have you like a guest, we now that we have to work realy hard to make this hotel one of the best, I am taking care of all your coments and working with my team. I really hope to see you again and see the chage. Sincerely Jorge Zendejas

Houston, TX
Reviewed 24 August 2014

After much research and deliberating pros and cons of staying at other hotels instead of the Villa Maria Cristina we decided to set aside the negative reviews and use the positive ones to back up our decision to book at this hotel. Several of the reviews we read of hotels near the "centro historico" mentioned that nights were noisy due...

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Jorge Z, General Manager at Villa Maria Cristina Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

I am really sorry with your bad experience at our hotel. We are done with the remodelation and I am the new Director I hope if you can give us the oportunity to have you here again , please fell free to contact me and I can garantee that you will have and oustanding stay. Sincerely Jorge Zendejas Director

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 March 2014

Arrived for three nights at what we thought was to be a lovely Relais Chateau Hotel only to find it was under massive construction. The hotel should be closed until it has finished with their expansion. The workmen start at 7am-6pm and they are banging and plaster dust is everywhere. The facility is very nice but it is completely compromised...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • 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: $228 - $490 (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 Business Hotel in Guanajuato
#3 Luxury Hotel in Guanajuato
#5 Romantic Hotel in Guanajuato
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“Rooms on the street could be noisy but every room we saw was nice.”
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“I like the blue section as perhaps quieter.”
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“Ask for a room with a view of the large rocks on the hill.”
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