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Las Alcobas is a small luxury hotel in Mexico City most prestigious neighbourhood.

The multi-award-winning hotel Las Alcobas design hotel is located in the heart of Polanco, possibly the most upmarket and prestigious neighbourhood in multi-layered Mexico City. It’s a mix of boutique quirkiness and high tech modernity, occupyinga former residence which has been crafted into a series of private, earth-toned, intimate alcoves.

Inside, it’s all about no expense spared quality and style. The lobby has an impressive spiral staircase and water feature, while the guest rooms and suites have custom-made rosewood furniture, state-of-the-art entertainment systems and all-marble bathrooms complete withsix-jet shower and Jacuzzi tub.

There are two restaurants, including one with a Mexican cuisine-focussed menu designed by renowned chef Marta Ortiz. There’s also an attractive and comprehensive spa, offering massages, scrubs and facials.

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What our clients say

  • Most memorable experience? “It's impossible to pick any individual aspect; but a number of experiences stood out: the visit to the "voodoo" church at St Juan Chamula (extraordinary and unexpected),…

    AR, Gospel Oak
  • It was all great - a great combination of fascinating historical sites followed by some glorious days at the beach. Normally I arrange my trips myself, I don' t go…

    LM, London
  • The visit to Calakmul which was hard work but the reward of climbing the pyramids and seeing the jungle stretching in all directions will stay in the memory.  This was…

    PH, Westcliff-on-sea
  • Most Memorable Moment?: Lots of highlights but probably street food and archaeology in Mexico City, fiestas in Oaxaca, Hotel Esencia, cenotes and hacienda trip in Merida (and the hotel).  We…

    KE, London
  • There were many highlights: the beautiful beach on our first morning in Cancun, the boat ride among the flamingos at Celestun, the sight of the Magicians Pyramid at Uxmal and…

    AF, Merriott
  • Most memorable experiences: "The Archeological sites, the friendly guides and amazing beach in Tulum."

    LS, Ruislip
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Our Expert's Opinion

A luxurious boutique hotel, adults only, I love the care into each of their rooms - and the fantastic location right in the heart of Polanco.

Mary
Mary Anne Nelson Travel Expert Born in the Atacama Desert in northern Chile, Mary’s insider knowledge and dry sense of humour make her a highly valued member of the Tailor-made Holidays and Group Tour sales team.

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