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Hotel Matilda

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Aldama 53, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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San Marcos, California
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90 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel looks like it's from a Restoration Hardware catalog. It's a gorgeous and well-designed hotel. I visited the spa and Moxi restaurant. Both are awesome. The spa has one of the best steam rooms I've ever been in! If you get breakfast included in your hotel stay, it only includes pastries, fruit, and coffee/tea. Other things on the menu... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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195 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A super nice modern structure. All the amenities. Excellent wi fi. A great Spa. Very nice pool. Great location and superb service!!!! Very romantic ambience. Highly recommended. Their Moxi restaurant is fine for breakfast but go elsewhere for dinner.

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Thank eduardops60
Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

Dear Eduardo: We’re so glad you discovered our hotel. As the only contemporary art-inspired hotel in San Miguel, we have established our luxury boutique as one of the city’s most highly acclaimed properties. And now that Travel + Leisure has named San Miguel the #1 city in Mexico, in the 2016 World’s Best Awards, we anticipate even more visitors flocking... More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I was in San Miguel last week to coordinate a wedding and after a long wedding day my assistant and I went to the spa at Hotel Matilda to unwind and relax. We had a private yoga class that was taught by a lovely instructor and I wish we could have shared another hour with her. We let her know... More 

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

Dear ChelseyArnal: Destination weddings in San Miguel are wonderful, and there’s no better way to relax after the big event than a soothing treatment at Spa Matilda. In fact, our Spa does include a separate steam room and a wonderful Hammam – it’s an extraordinary way to release stress and rejuvenate. Come back soon! With warm regards, Bruce James, Director More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

our stay was wonderful we stay 2 nights the service + the room everything was excellent. the Moxi Restaurant in the entrance of the hotel is really good, the SPA offer you different package all the workers there are realible. We will come back soon

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Thank julio cesar t
Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

Dear Julio: We sincerely appreciate your wonderful review. Many travelers depend on unbiased insights like yours when deciding where to stay in San Miguel. You point out something every traveler appreciates: an absolutely pristine environment. And that’s what we deliver – along with exceptional service, an artistic ambience and exceptional cuisine. Thank you! With warm regards, Bruce James, Director More 

Austin, Texas, United States
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

This hotel was a nice oasis of modern, sleek comfort. It was my first visit to San Miguel, and I loved all of the haciendas, and the market, and churches, really everything about the place. We walked all over the place, and afterwards, I truly enjoyed relaxing at the pool, and having a spacious room with great A/C! I was... More 

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Thank Susan S
Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

Dear Susan: You’re absolutely right - spring is one of the most beautiful times of year to visit San Miguel. In fact, Hotel Matilda was created with guests like you in mind – those who appreciate the historic charm of our colonial city, but enjoy contemporary luxury, too. We hope you’ll be back soon. With warm regards, Bruce James, Director More 

Killeen, Texas
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30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

I had a massage and reflexology from Samantha. Most importantly to me. Four days ago I tripped in the cobblestone streets and severely sprained my ankle. I could barely walk for two days and for the past two days could only walk for about two blocks with a cane. After massage and reflexology I walked back 4 blocks to our... More 

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Thank rhgordon8554
Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

Dear RHGordon: Our spa therapists are some of the very best in Mexico – as you discovered on your recent visit. We’re extremely pleased the treatments were so beneficial. We hope you’ll return soon and try some of our newest offerings – like the special Floral Compresses massage for Spring. Truly rejuvenating! With warm regards, Bruce James, Director More 

San Rafael, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Getting a room in Hotel Matilda was the worst booking mistakes that I ever made . I travel a lot and I love to stay in boutique hotels; however, I had a very poor experience in this hotel because of their unprofessional staff and getting food poisoning from their restaurant. We went to Mexico for our friend’s wedding and we... More 

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

We were very disappointed to see your review. Since no other guests experienced similar problems, we were quite surprised by your complaints. We’ve worked hard to achieve our reputation as one of San Miguel’s finest properties – named the #3 hotel in Mexico by Conde Nast Traveler. We are truly sorry your experience failed to meet your expectations. With regards,... More 

saratoga ny
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36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We enjoyed our stay and would definitely recommend the Matilda....some pros & cons to ponder. Pros - rooms are very clean and are decent in size, bathrooms are very nice. Location is great, can walk to most places. Staff is friendly and helpful. Very nice bar on the 2nd floor. Cons- tours or transportation booked through the hotel will be... More 

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

Dear Zaluke: We appreciate your review, and your recommendation. As you pointed out, our hotel’s location in the center of charming San Miguel makes it an ideal base from which to explore the city. In fact, you can even enjoy a special leg massage at Spa Matilda to ease the stress of strolling on cobblestone streets! With best regards, Bruce... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

We stay at the Matilda and had a great time. The hotel and our room were gorgeous. The hotel is very modern. We met Enrique on our first night and he always took great care of us and was there to greet us and check in with us throughout our visit. The rest of the staff did not seem that... More 

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

Dear Beth: We’re pleased you discovered our chic boutique, and had such a “great time” at Matilda. As San Miguel’s only contemporary hotel, we pride ourselves on the modern ambience and beautiful art that creates a gallery experience for our guests. We hope you’ll be back soon. With best regards, Bruce James, Director More 

Oxford,Ms
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155 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

This is a world class facility. Everything is first class. the staff is well trained and the food is very good.Conveniently located in the Historic District. and an easy walk to the Jardin (Town Center)

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Thank Christian F
Bruce J, Manager at Hotel Matilda, responded to this review

Dear Christian: Many thanks for your succinct review – you touched on all highlights. When evaluating a hotel, there’s nothing more important than service, comfort, cuisine and location. We’re so pleased you enjoyed your stay! With warm regards, Bruce James, Director More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Hotel Matilda

Address: Aldama 53, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Central Mexico and Gulf Coast > Guanajuato > San Miguel de Allende
Price Range: $326 - $519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Matilda 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in San Miguel de Allende
#4 Spa Hotel in San Miguel de Allende
#7 Romantic Hotel in San Miguel de Allende
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