Weekend Getaway to San Miguel de Allende

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  • Mexico

  • San Miguel de Allende

  • City Travel

  • Food & Wine

  • International Travel

  • Weekend Getaways

  • Charming

  • Foodie

  • Hot Springs

View of street, church and colorful buildings in San Miguel Allende
Curator’s statement

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico is absolute eye candy with an incredible food and cocktail scene. It's perfect for a few days of wandering and eating!

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Where to stay in San Miguel de Allende

Hotel Amparo

The cool new kid on the block in a town full of design-conscious places to stay.

Casa 1810

Chic colonial-style accommodations in San Miguel de Allende with a boutique concept that spans from restaurants to the bar and shopping space.

Nena Hotel Boutique

An intimate and stylish space perfect for an escape from the bustling colonial city by its pool oasis.

Things to do in San Miguel de Allende

Wooden door covered in plants and purple flowers on cobblestone street

Walk the Town

San Miguel de Allende is full of beauty, lovely people, and you don't know what the next corner will look like. It's a perfect place to wander around, get lost, and discover some hidden treasures. A store will turn into a courtyard, another store, a restaurant. It's worth exploring!

Templo de San Francisco: A stunning church near the middle of town.

La Gruta Spa: A hot springs resort with several thermal baths/swimming pools, a perfect place to relax. Get there early!

Parque Acuatico Xote: A family-friendly hot springs with lots of kid friendly activities. 

Food or Walking Tours: Support the local economy and learn about the city from a local!

Places to eat & drink in San Miguel de Allende

Tortilla with meat onions and avocado with a slice of lime

Lavanda Cafe: Adorable coffee shop with some incredible coffee.

Garambullo Fonda Gourmet: A great breakfast or lunch spot to get the day started.

Fatima 7 Rooftop: A great dinner spot with an incredible sunset view amidst the view of the Templo de San Francisco. Get the calamari and the pork!

Andy's Taco Cart: Delicious street cart tacos for that walk home post Mezcal.

Luna Tapas Bar at the Rosewood Hotel: Delicious cocktails with an incredible view of the city. While their margarita is their signature cocktail, all the cocktails are stunning and delicious!

Selina San Miguel: While this is a hotel, there's a great rooftop bar that faces directions in San Miguel that other rooftops don't face - a fresh view!

La Mezcaleria: Even if you think you don't like Mezcal, give it another shot! Drinking it in the heart of Mexico may surprise you. 

Chocolate y Churros San Agustin: Amazing churros with different fillings!