Morelia has long been considered one of the most beautiful cities in all of Mexico, primarily because of the consistent colonial-style that you can see throughout the city. Even though Morelia does have its share of tourists, you do not have to worry about Morelia being a ‘tourist hotspot’. The city is a registered UNESCO World Heritage site and there are a number of interesting and beautiful colonial buildings to see. Morelia has plenty to offer, delicious regional cuisine, vibrant streets, and the colonial spectacle of its buildings.
If you were planning to visit Morelia and have no idea what the best hotel options are for your personal preferences, this is your one-stop Internet site to get you that information. We have selected a few of the best hotels in Morelia and have come up with some of our own top selections.
Best hotel option – Cantera Diez Hotel Boutique
The moment that guests walk into the Cantera Diez Hotel Boutique, they can sense the history that surrounds them. Not surprising, considering that the history of the building dates back all the way to 1622. Having previously been the residence of a captain, a hospital, and a bank, the final transition into a hotel came in the ‘50s. The latest reconstruction of the hotel came in 2007, providing guests with an authentic local experience while still offering the latest amenities. For example, what was previously the vault of the Bank of London has now become the wine cellar for the hotel.
The hotel has a bar/lounge area, onsite restaurant, complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access and complimentary wireless Internet access, and business center. If you want to learn more about the history of Morelia while still enjoying modern amenities, the Cantera Diez Hotel Boutique is the perfect option.
Av Benito Juárez 63, Centro Histórico, 58000 Morelia, MICH, Mexico
+52 443 312 5419
Best boutique hotel – Hotel de la Soledad
Hotel de la Soledad is only 325 feet removed from the Plaza de Armas Square and the Morelia Cathedral. Each colonial-style room comes with complimentary bottled water, wireless Internet access, and an LCD television. The onsite La Capilla restaurant is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner and offers Mexican cuisine with al fresco dining, the open-air restaurant gives guests a chance to unwind and enjoy the surrounding area.
Each of the rooms at Hotel de la Soledad comes with a private bathroom, safe, and there is original artwork in each of the rooms and there are fine details in clay and wood. This gives each of the rooms at the hotel a unique feel.
Ignacio Zaragoza 90, Centro, 58000 Morelia, MICH, Mexico
+52 443 312 1888
Best budget hotel – Quality Inn Horizon Morelia
If you want to spend your money while actually vacationing in Morelia rather than spend money on the hotel, the Quality Inn Horizon Morelia is a perfect option for you. The hotel is located in the main business and financial district of the city, offering a number of local attractions and activities nearby. The downtown area is only 15 minutes away, meaning you are close enough to the downtown area that is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site without having to deal with all the crowded atmosphere. Guests are close to the Museum of Dulce, the Clavijero Palace, and the Morelia Cathedral.
Guests have access to a complimentary continental breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool, and each of the spacious suites and guest rooms has wireless Internet access. If you do not want to break the bank during your stay in Morelia, the Quality Inn Horizon Morelia offers a great, affordable option that does not require you to skimp on comfort.
Ave Camelinas 3325, Fraccionamiento Oculusen, 58270 Morelia, MICH, Mexico
+52 443 113 1500
The most picturesque hotel – Villa San Jose Hotel & Suites
For a hotel that prides itself on offering the most spectacular view in all of Morelia, Villa San Jose Hotel & Suites certainly delivers on the promise. The hotel itself is located on the hill of Santa Maria south of the city. This is close enough to overlook downtown and still be conveniently located near Morelia’s major attractions.
The hotel itself combines colorful gardens with tile roofs, and pink stone sculptures that give the hotel a unique rustic style. The panoramic restaurant certainly offers the best view, especially at night it is breathtaking to dine here while overlooking downtown Morelia. There is an onsite bar, tennis court, pool, and complimentary wireless Internet available.
Calle Patzimba 77, Vista Bella, 58090 Morelia, MICH, Mexico
+52 443 324 4545