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Aldama 53, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Herb B Houston, Texas
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This boutique hotel is close to everything, yet far enough away for guests to enjoy tranquility! A wonderful staff, beautiful rooms, elegant spa, and a pool with infinity edge which overflows down the wall of the restaurant! A truly remarkable design. Even if you aren't staying there, you can enjoy all the amenities with a day pass! Not to be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful boutique hotel, lovely large room, great location, pricey. Very attentive staff, friendly, excellent service. Food was great, loved the fresh juice combinations - healthy & tasty, I had @ breakfast. Careful not to leave anything on the floor, when it rains, window/door leaked inside in our room.

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New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My wife and I checked in for an extended week-end at this state-of-the-art boutique hotel recently. We definitely loved the great atmosphere, impecable service, quiet areas to relax and enjoy your time, and in particular the large, comfortable room, with all the amenities. The Spa was a particular bonus! We both took great massages (at reasonable prices). Breakfast is served... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The wonderfull guest relations staff at the Rosewood Hotel in S Miguel de Allende recommended we tried the Moxi restaurant at Hotel Matilda, which, she claimed, was one of the best in Mexico. Our expectations were, thus, very high and we made this dinner the most sigbificant of our trip. The restaurant was very pretty and very comfortable. The lighting... More

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Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

We want to thank you for visiting Moxi at Hotel Matilda on your recent visit. While we’re pleased that you enjoyed the stylish ambience and design, we’re sorry that your evening was less than perfect. In fact, Moxi has received rave reviews for cuisine and service since it opened, so your experience was quite unusual. However, we value the input... More

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74 reviews 74 reviews
51 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The Matilda is very proud of its designer-chic appearance, but for us the room experience was not great. We were given room C8, right on the patio so that whenever we opened our door there were people literally on our doorstep, sitting in chairs, drinking, chatting, playing with children and dogs - so that we never felt any privacy. The... More

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Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

At Matilda, we pride ourselves on providing not only a well-designed hotel, but also one that is comfortable and functionable. In fact, Travel + Leisure just named Hotel Matilda the best-designed boutique hotel in Mexico – an award we worked hard to deserve. That said, we also know our contemporary hotel is not for everyone. We sincerely regret that your... More

New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

First, let me share our impressions of Hotel Matilda. We arrived on February 9th, after a long delayed flight experience... As our Van (from Leon Airport to San Miguel), pulled up to the hotel, we felt as though we were in a dream.. A wide open welcoming entrance into another world....Beautiful subdued lighting, artwork, welcoming drinks...A world away from the... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We just spend an amazing vacation in San Miguel de Allende and the Hotel Matilda was absouletly perfect! It was so pristine clean that the moment you walked in, you relaxed! We were a group of 58 on a rewards trip from our company. We filled this beautiful hotel that appeared brand new although it could not have been. The... More

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Last night before dinner at the Restaurent we went to Hotel Matilda for drinks. Cosmopolitans. They were perfect. We sat in front of an fire and watched Charlie Chaplin wonderful silent moves whilst enjoying the drinks. This hotel is fantastic. The interior is ultra cool: 101 contemporary extraordinary..great start to a great evening

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I was renting a house in San Miguel and looking for a great place to have a spa day. The Spa at Matilda was amazing. From the water wall fountain at the entry to the warm and cozy lounge (complete with fireplace) Matilda was just the place I was looking for. The boutique size made for a quiet and relaxing... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We just came back from San Miguel Allende. Amazing experiencie in Christmas time. The hotel in my point of view is the best hotel in this lovely city. Welcome Desd team + Concierge are really nice people, the restaurant is good in food, amazing in service and perfect in design. The hotel has a great pool and the rooms are... More

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Address: Aldama 53, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > San Miguel de Allende
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
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#4 Spa Hotel in San Miguel de Allende #7 Romantic Hotel in San Miguel de Allende
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Hotel Matilda is a chic and elegant boutique hotel offering a lifestyle-focused guest experience in a cool and contemporary setting. Guests enjoy an award-winning holistic spa with hammam - the only spa in Mexico named to the 2011 Conde Nast Traveler Hot List; Moxi Restaurant by Mexico City culinary superstar Enrique Olvera; gourmet theater featuring dining events with acclaimed artists and famous chefs; a popular lounge known for its creative mixology and vibrant scene; sophisticated and spacious designer rooms and suites; and a sleek, art gallery-like ambiance filled with dramatic and delightful contemporary art. Hotel Matilda opened in September 2010 in the center of historic San Miguel de Allende, the crown jewel of colonial Mexico and an UNESCO World Heritage Site celebrated for its intact 500-year-old Spanish architecture. ... more   less 
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