Living Space: 23,142 sq. feet
About the Property
This luxurious estate sits on approximately 2,150 square meters of land in the core of Pátzcuaro's Historical District. The property has approximately over 1,000 sq meters of adobe colonial construction, composed of wood beams, stone work and other local natural materials. It features a large garden of an additional 1,000 sq meters that could be used for future expansion of living quarters or simply enhanced to provide multiple gardens.
The structure went through a thorough restoration for several years which concluded in 2004. One year later, and once it was fully equipped, it began to function as a boutique hotel serving a high level of clientele. Some key notes on the restoration and history of the property:
- It''s part of Michoacán Registry of Historic Buildings; its restoration work was fully supervised by the National Institute of Anthropology and History, with respect for the original structure and architectural character rooted in the XVIII Century.
- The entire electrical system, plumbing, insulation, roofing, flooring and central heating was replaced and/or updated to create five elegant suites with modern European style. The kitchen was converted in to an industrial kitchen to increase efficiency and improve the quality of service. The kitchen is fully equipped with state of the art appliances and all necessary equipment for elegant restaurant dining service. Other improvements or space additions include - an office space, laundry area, maid live-in quarters, his/hers visitors restrooms, a large dining room (with a sitting capacity of 35) and a large outdoor terrace with covered sitting areas.
- Special consideration was given to creation of two large cisterns for filtered water reserve from fresh water springs located directly on the property.
- Furnishings are a combination of exquisite imported name brand and custom made pieces by local artists. The décor tastefully blends in with the multiple art pieces and antiques from around the world.
This wonderful estate has been highly ranked in the Special Category group of hotels by Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism. It has also been officially classified within the best category of Treasures of Mexico hotels . It has been member of Boutique Hotels of Mexico and also of JDB Fine Hotels and Resorts. In addition, it has been selected to appear in various specialized travel guides and magazines.