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five mexico says t HIGH-END deserae del campo This photo: Treatment room at Rosewood San Miguel de Allende. Below: Esperanza, An Auberge Resort, in Los Cabos, is a member of Relais & Chateaux. Rejuvenating spa treatments, opulent accommodations, attentive service-here are 5 Top picks for clients looking for luxury hotels (with spas) in Mexico. #1. rosewood san miguel de allende At the Rosewood San Miguel de Allende, it's truly the complete package that sets it apart from the rest: Its location in San Miguel de Allende, a UNESCO World Heritage site; a rooftop lounge perfect for getting a bird's-eye view of the colonial town; opulent guestrooms with wood-beamed ceilings and handcrafted furnishings; and Sense, A Rosewood Spa, offering a wide variety of treatments, massages and facials in eight treatment rooms, with separate sauna and steam rooms for men and women. The spa "is a stunning and serene oasis in the heart of downtown San Miguel de Allende. It provides guests with an unparalleled level of service as well as a wide array of spa treatments, ranging from soothing massages to adventurous therapies that incorporate indigenous ingredients and customs," says Paulina Mercader, the hotel's spa director. While in San Miguel de Allende, guests are encouraged to explore the town's colonial streets and quaint side streets decked out with bougainvillea; marvel at the Iglesia de la Concepcion, which was completed in 1891, and its two-story dome; and visit the town's artisans market where numerous stands showcase local handicrafts from blown glass and jewelry to pottery and antiques. 56 october 2014 56-61 MX HighEndStays.indd 56 9/24/14 10:24 AM CP202

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Recommend October 2014

Editor’s Notes
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Who is Today’s Luxury Client?
New Upscale Hotel Offerings in the U.S.
Tahiti: Blue Lagoons, White Beaches & Black Pearls
I’ll Have a Brunello After My Facial
Guadeloupe Islands Travel Planner
Silver Spirit
Crystal Serenity
Five High-End Stays
Morocco: Gem-Filled Destination
Ah the Spas, Latin America-Style

Recommend October 2014