Mexico City is one of the most important international centers in the world, boasting celebrated museums, extensive entertainment venues and one of the more globally popular cuisines. We look at some of the most culturally appealing hotels in the largest metropolitan area of the western hemisphere.
This luxury boutique hotel sits on the wide avenue Paseo de la Reforma, modeled after the great European boulevards in the 1860’s. Marquis Reforma Hotel is near to some of the city’s most important cultural attractions like the National history museum, and the Modern Art Museum, boasting dynamic art a culture. The hotel itself combines Art Deco inspired architecture with mahogany woods and polished modern décor. At Los Canarios, one of three superb restaurants on site, guests can enjoy authentic nineteenth century inspired Mexican – Spanish fusion cuisine. In this glass-walled, natural light infused space, caged canaries share their melodies with diners, an impressive detail which adds to the luxury experience of this hotel.
In this Grupo Habita hotel, the culture, and history of the area are deeply integrated into the design concept. Hotel Downtown Mexico is set in a refurbished, seventeenth-century viceregal style building. Antique features like the vaulted brick ceilings in the guest rooms or the ornate iron railings on the main staircase blend seamlessly with sleek, contemporary furnishings. The resulting space emits a raw, unconventional elegance. In the lobby and breakfast patio, a captivating fresco, titled The Holocaust, by renowned twentieth century Mexican Muralist Manuel Rodriguez Lozano adorns the wall. Finally, the rooftop, with its scenic bar and pool area, offers picturesque views of the surrounding colonial architecture.
The brand new Live Aqua Mexico City is located on the distinguished Paseo de Los Tamarindos in the fashionable neighborhood of Bosques de las Lomas. Live Acqua is designed to appeal to all senses, offering cutting edge décor with a multitude of soft colors and lavish textures, an in room customizable aromatherapy system, and a unique dining space serving innovative dishes which highlight the delicacies of modern Mexican cuisine.