Las Alcobas, A Luxury Collection Hotel


Location:

Situated in upscale Polanco, in the heart of Masaryk, the celebrated fashion, shopping, gallery, restaurants and entertainment premier district of Mexico City.

Accommodations:

35 guestrooms, including three penthouse suites and a two-bedroom suite, all housed in a seven-story building; room size from 400 to 1600 square feet.

Design/Architecture:

Yabu Pushelberg (Toronto / New York-based interior design firm whose clients include Prada, Louis Vuitton, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, W Hotels and Thompson Hotels, among others)

Dulce Patria:

The restaurant is an exceptional, sophisticated and evocative space which integrates and rescues the colors and splendor of Mexico. The menu and cocktails are designed by Martha Ortiz who has given herself the mission of rescuing the traditional tastes, textures, and colors of Mexican’s incomparable gastronomy. The wine’s list specialty is Mexican products. Open from Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner, Sunday for lunch only.

Anatol:

Opening in May 2013 to complement the hotel with a small bar and function space. Acclaimed Chef Justin Ermini has created a concept inspired in international dishes with a focus in farm to table ingredients. The space will combine an elegant setting yet casual and cosmopolitan ambiance.

Aurora Spa:

Aurora Spa, an intimate signature spa with private treatment areas (wet room) that feature the latest massage therapies and skin revitalization techniques. Special treatment menu available for suites.  Salon services available upon request at a nearby facility.

Guestroom Amenities:

  • State-of-the-art technology in all rooms, including 42-inch Aquos by Sharp flat screen LCD televisions and surround-sound CD and DVD home theater systems by BOSE
  • Smart central control system in all rooms (drapes, sheers, lighting, & AC)
  • Hypoallergenic, white goose-down comforters and pillows; luxury sleep system mattress by Stern and Fosters
  • Exclusive SCO CARE bath amenities
  • Plush terry robes and oversized bath towels
  • In-room safe with electric outlet
  • Complementary non alcoholic beverages in stocked mini bar
  • Complementary snacks selection
  • Twice daily housekeeping service

Design Features:

  • Custom-made rosewood furniture by Yabu Pushelberg
  • Rosewood dressing room walk through area with fold-out three-way mirrors and custom closets
  • All-marble bathrooms equipped with soothing rain showers and whirlpool tubs with aromatherapy and chromotherapy
  • Hand-knotted rugs and original artwork by contemporary Mexican artists
  • Custom leather wall panels with inlaid-stitching detail
  • Expansive sitting areas and custom desks with multiple electrical outlets
  • Wrap-around terraces (suites) with unobstructed views of Mexico City and the citrus groves below; indoor/outdoor fireplace (presidential suite)
  • Architectural spiral staircase as lobby centerpiece

Signature Services:

  •  Anfitrion” services available around the clock ; a distinctive combination of professional butlers and concierges
  • Aci” … welcome refreshment delivered to room upon check in. (ACI, means to arrive in Nahuatl, ancient language of Mexico City)
  • Despertar” … complementary wake up service with choice of beverage
  • Mi Segunda Casa” … returning guests have the opportunity to use Las Alcobas as a second home, storing personal belongings in private hotel wardrobe. Service includes cleaning, pressing, laundering, repairing clothes and replenishment of favorite toiletries
  • Paseos” a unique and exclusive selection of private tours to enjoy the City
  • Espumas”… each guest will choose from a selection of handmade soaps which reflect the various local and cultural ingredients of ancient Mexican traditions, complemented by a suggested selection of soothing bath rituals
  • Designated private phone numbers with direct room access
  • Mobile phones available on request
  • Full room service menu
  • Pre-arrival guest services and airport arrival assistance
  • Garage with a completely private entrance
  • Helipad services available within vicinity

Other Amenities:

  • Fitness facilities, two meeting rooms up to 10 people, wireless high-spedd internet access in rooms and public spaces, transportation service with private driver, laundry and dry cleaning, valet parking
  • Laundry and dry cleaning services with express option

Accolades:

  • “El hotel más elegante y acogedor para los viajeros de negocios en el DF” BBC.com/Travel – Mayo 2012
  • “Mexico’s Top 10 Hotels” FOXNews. Com – Febrero 2012
  • “Hotel No. 1 en Ciudad de México”, “Travelers’ Choice 2012 Winner Top 25 Hotels in Mexico” TripAdvisor –January 2012
  • “Top Suites of Mexico City” Elite Traveler – January 2012
  • “101 Hot List 2011” Conde Nast Traveler Spain – September 2011
  • “The Hot List 2011: Best 124 Hotels in the World” Conde Nast Traveler – May  2011
  • “A lovely place, by far the most luxurious of the city’s smaller inns” Wall Street Journal – October 2010
  • “101 Top Hotel Suites in the World 2010” Elite Traveler – August 2010
  • “It List: 45 Best New Hotels of 2010” TRAVEL + LEISURE – June 2010
  • “Best City Hotel 2009” Interior Design Gold Key Awards