La Colección Resorts by Fiesta Americana, Posadas’ prestigious collection of distinctive resorts located in Mexico has announced the official opening of Live Aqua Urban Resort San Miguel de Allende, it’s first Live Aqua property in Mexico and the fifth for the brand in Mexico.
An enormous bronze sculpture, the Cabeza Vainilla created by local Mexican artist Javier Marin, sits next to a small fountain.
“The resort’s cutting-edge architecture and design set in one of the most colorful, colonial Mexican cities meld perfectly to offers guests a memorable vacation experience. We are excited to introduce the Live Aqua concept to this important Mexican destination that has lured not only travelers, but expats from all over the world,” explained Enrique Calderon, COO of Posadas.
With sleek and modern interiors, Live Aqua Urban Resort’s 153 guestrooms, including seven suites, offer guests comfortable and spacious stays with spectacular views of the city.
The design melds textures and earth tones of light wood floors, exposed brick ceilings, wooden headboards, handcrafted iron lighting, and more. Other details capture guests’ attention such as framed photography by local artists and a working vintage record player.
Luxurious amenities that speak to the senses can also be found, such as personalized pillow selections and aromatherapy kits. Each room features deluxe glass-enclosed bathrooms, allowing for continuous views, that meld old and new including traditional Mexican tiles and freestanding bathtubs, as well as showers.
What to eat
Live Aqua Urban Resorts offers guests and locals alike two dining venues to choose from. Celebrity Mexican Chef Eduardo Palazuelos introduces Zibu, a fine-dining venue that offers patrons a modern take on Mexican cuisine. Also available is the Asia Bistrot, a pan-Asian culinary experience. Another must-try is the resorts’ charming bakery offering freshly made treats daily.
Things to do
The resort offers guests numerous amenities including an outdoor pool and jacuzzi, a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a beauty parlor. Opening in spring 2019 is the hotel’s Feel Urban Spa, which will feature 10 treatment rooms, a private pool, sauna and steam rooms. Here, guests can unwind with full-body treatments and facials that combine aromatherapy, calming colors and soothing flavors for a full sensory experience.
San Miguel de Allende is a popular locale for a destination wedding and events, and now Live Aqua Urban Resort offers an expansive new option to host them. The property encompasses a ballroom that has the capacity to accommodate up to 1,000 guests, and can be divided into five sections. There is also a beautiful, covered outdoor terrace that overlooks a river, ideal for pre-function occasions. Certified meeting and wedding planners are on hand to assist with any occasion.