Places to Stay

Here are a few of the many places to stay in San Miguel de Allende.

When booking the hotels below, please use the contact information provided (if any) and indicate that you are attending the San Miguel Writers Conference. Some of these hotels have blocked rooms or are providing special prices to conference attendees.

Conference Hotel: Hotel Real de Minas

Price: For SMA Writers Conference attendees only: 1000 pesos per night, including taxes and breakfast during the conference (about $77us).
Convenient for conference attendees, this 18-year-old hotel is within walking distance (15 to 20 minutes) of San Miguel’s historic center, and the city bus stops across the street.

Hotel amenities: Free Wi-fi in guest rooms and public areas, concierge, shops, restaurant, room service, lounge/bar, heated pool, game room, heliport, 2 tennis courts, free parking; soccer field; security, laundry service.
Room amenities: heat and a/c, ironing board and iron, hair dryer, cable TV, safe.

To make a reservation at the Conference Hotel, the Real de Minas, contact our Accommodations Concierge directly – she’ll make the reservation for you: Carole Schor at
Calle Ancha de San Antonio #1, Calle Stirling Dickinson,
Tel. 415-152-2626 or toll-free within Mexico 01800-466-5800

Arcos del Atascadero B & B

6 Mexican flower themed single / double rooms:

Gloria: king or two singles, full private bath
Jazmin: king or two singles, full private bath
Llamarada: king, shares full bath with Plumbago
Plumbago: two singles, shares full bath with Llamarada
Girasol: double bed, full private bath
Casita Chiles: king, full private bath

AMENITIES: The home has a solar heated pool, two lovely gardens with giant swings, a massage room, plenty of private terraces with spectacular views of San Miguel, and other amenities. The home is located in a very tranquil residential neighborhood, so it is a perfect home for relaxing and yet is just a 12 minute walk to the main plaza.

ADDRESS:  Callejon del Atascadero 5, Barrio San Jose.  The exact location is here:


SPECIAL PRICING FOR WRITERS’ CONFERENCE GUESTS:  Special writers’ conference attendee rate: 70 usd per night per room (double occupancy) includes taxes and full breakfast as well as free worldwide phone calls. Other discounts available.

Posada Corazon B & B

ROOM RATES:  $2195-2662 pesos per night  (includes tax and full breakfast)
A natural space for inspiration in the heart of San Miguel,  just a few steps from the main square, a lovely, spacious house surrounded by leafy trees.   Six bright, airy rooms (one with a pool),   Ample interior spaces and terrace.

AMENITIES:  Breakfast from our organic garden, Wireless internet, Water purification filters in all the rooms and throughout the posada, Sauna, Parking for guests, Meeting facilities, Large collection of art books, Tree-filled gardens with more than 20 species of free-flying birds
ADDRESS:  Aldama #9 , Centro, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Guanajuato, MX
TELEPHONE:   +52 (415) 152 -0182, 152-2165, U.S. toll-free number: 1 (866) 278 2279
WEBSITE:  www.
SPECIAL PRICING TO WRITERS’ CONFERENCE GUESTS:  5% discount depending on how many nights stay.


ROOM RATES:  Los Musicos $155 usd, Las Pinas and El Jardin $165, Los Reyes $185 (includes full breakfast, does not include tax).  You can see some of the breakfast menus and photos on the website.

On a cobblestone street in the historic center of San Miguel, SUSURRO welcomes you.  The English translation of our lovely Spanish name is ‘whisper’; it also means sound of murmuring water and rustling of wind in the trees.
“SUSURRO is superior…a slice of heaven” writes one guest on Trip Advisor, and another calls “SUSURRO the hidden gem of San Miguel.”  

We are located 3 blocks from the main square.  Behind our walls you will find a beautifully restored 18th century home with lush gardens, fountains and patios, all of which contribute to your experiencing Colonial Mexico, resplendent in elegance and tradition.

SUSURRO provides the ultimate romantic getaway for those seeking a luxurious escape.  Rooms offer elegance with luxury and comfort.  Relax by the pool or on your terrace.  There is always a space for you to enjoy your privacy or to socialize with other guests, indoors or out.  After a gourmet Mexican breakfast, explore the irresistible folk art shops, art galleries, restaurants, markets, fiestas and other activities.
AMENITIES:  TV, Wifi, 600-count Italian sheets, Purified water throughout the house, Honor bar, Guest computer, Vonage line, Wonderful breakfasts
ADDRESS:  Recreo #78, Centro, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
TELEPHONE:  (52) 415-152-1065 Vonage from US 310-943-7163,
SPECIAL PRICING TO WRITERS’ CONFERENCE GUESTS:  10% discount to conference guests

LifePath Center

For those wishing to get even more out of their stay in San Miguel de Allende during the San Miguel Writers’ Conference!

ROOM RATES: $120 USD/night in the standard (Peach) room; $135 USD/night, double occupancy in a premium room (Blue or Green); $150 USD/night in the Suite; $80 USD/night in the Suite studio*. All rates double occcupanty. All include a delicious, fresh continental breakfast breakfast, prepared with local ingredients**.
*Suite studio shares bathroom with Suite.
**If you have special dietary needs, please let us know beforehand.

Serving the international community for over a decade, LifePath Center is a Holistic Center and Guest House that offers programs for learning, healing, and retreat in a setting of incomparable beauty, serenity and just the right amount of modernity. A mere 5 minute walk from Parque Juárez, LifePath Center is conveniently located in the quietest spot amid the most thriving business area in San Miguel de Allende, where you will find galleries, stores, restaurants, bakeries and much more. It’s also only a few steps away from the Instituto Allende, the Organic Market and a 10 minute comfortable walk to the conference hotel.

Make the most of your stay at LifePath Center: drop-in one of the offered classes (Yoga, QiGong, Meditation); or book one of the amazing healing modalities offered by experienced, certified practitioners.


Suite: king-size bed, fireplace* (gas logs) or heater -your choice-, huge bathroom, wi-fi.

Premium rooms: king-size bed (can be made into twin beds), heater, bathroom, wi-fi. One of our regular rooms has a fireplace* and a tub, please inquire.

Standard room: king-size bed (can be made into twin beds), heater, bathroom, wi-fi.

Premises: Wi-fi; courtyards with lush plants and flowers with lovely sitting areas; cable TV; free local and U.S. phone calls; use of the gym (which is exclusive for guests and members of LifePath Center) for a small fee. Laundry service is available (at an additional charge). *Fireplaces only available for use during winter.

ADDRESS: Rinconada de la Aldea 29, Centro; San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, MEXICO.
TELEPHONE:  415-154-8465 or from U.S.A. 214.-432-5711
For reservations, send an e-mail to

La Casa de Liza…Villas en el Parque

ROOM RATES:  $100 – $250 usd (includes tax and full breakfast)
DESCRIPTION:  We are more than just a bed and breakfast in the heart of San Miguel de Allende.  We are located near the lovely Juarez Park and within a short walk to San Miguel’s charming main square, El Jardin (the Garden), and many, many charming shops, art galleries and restaurants.  We offer a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Our staff is bilingual (multilingual, Spanish, English & French) and will do whatever they can to make you feel comfortable.  Our generous gourmet breakfasts are in the Mexican style and are served in our breakfast room or outdoors on the lovely patio in our garden.  Our compound and our parking area are secluded and totally secure.
AMENITIES:  Gourmet breakfast, Parking, Wireless internet, Gas fireplaces in most rooms, Cable TV
ADDRESS:  Bajada del Chorro # 7, Centro, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Guanajuato, MX
TELEPHONE:  (415) 152-0352, (415) 154-7962

Casa Florida

AMENITIES:  Casa Florida is a unique B&B redesigned and restored with four luxuriously appointed suites. We are located in the heart of San Miguel de Allende just one block away from the Jardin (main plaza) and endless shopping, dining and nightlife. Everything is well within is well within walking distance. 

You won’t want to miss our rooftop terrace with a panoramic view of historic San Miguel. Join us for breakfast in the dining room or get cozy next to a fire in the living room. Each of our suites offers free wifi access, cable & Apple TV, radiant floor heating system, plush sheep skin rugs, a full wine bar. Join us as we welcome you to your home away from home…Casa Florida.

ADDRESS:  Hernandez Macias #60, San Miguel de Allende, Gto.

TELEPHONE:  US: 813-774-6448; MX: 415-154-8195

SPECIAL PRICING FOR WRITERS’ CONFERENCE GUESTS:  Nightly: $150 USD. Week: $900 USD. Entire House: $3000

Casa Angelitos

ROOM RATES:  $100-150 usd per night. SPECIAL PRICING TO WRITERS’ CONFERENCE GUESTS:  20% off all room rates for Writers’ Conference participants.

AMENITIES:  Boutique hotel, 8 personalized suites with beautiful views.

ADDRESS:  Faroles #3, Atasadero, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico 37700

TELEPHONE:     Tel/Fax: +52 (415) 154-74-48 
                          Tel: +52 (415) 152-00-26 
                          USA Line (413) 306-4764




Luxury Accommodations

Casa de Sierra Nevada

Luxury Boutique Hotel in the Heart of San Miguel. A cluster of historic buildings at the centre of the city, this charming Orient-Express hotel offers the ultimate Mexican experience. Cool, leafy gardens, stone arches and traditional wooden doors surround pretty courtyards lit by lanterns as night falls. Peaceful though this is—especially when within the tranquil Laja Spa—just step outside and you are surrounded by San Miguel de Allende’s many colors, scents and sounds.
The hotel has its own cooking school, Sazon, where you can learn to create traditional Mexican treats. To savor the local cooking at leisure there is a choice of two exceptional restaurants.
Every amenity you might dream of: