A Bullring Becomes One of World's Most Beautiful Hotels!

August 13, 2008 | By | Reply More
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Quinta Real Zacatecas HotelDownload Ravel’s ‘Bolero’ onto your ipod and head off to Zacatecas Mexico to experience the hauntingly beautiful Quinta Real Zacatecas Hotel – a once in a lifetime architectural experience. Located in central Mexico between Durango to the North and Guadalajara to the South, Zacatecas is ringed by magnificent mountains and has charming narrow streets undulating through the city. In 1993 UNESCO declared Zacatecas a World Heritage site for its remarkable colonial beauty.

Bar at Quinta Real ZacatecasThe legendary San Pedro bullfighting arena (Mexico’s first bullring) operated from 1866 right up until 1975. In 1989, it was meticulously resorted and transformed into an ultra luxury 49 suite hotel. Since then the property has earned a solid reputation for it’s Andalusian charm and refined service. Guests enjoy dining in different tiers that overlook the magnificently tiled center ring that has become an immense patio and major focal point of the hotel. The original bull chambers have been converted into a charming cocktail lounge. An array of modern business services as well as facilities for tennis, horseback riding, swimming and golf round out available recreational activities. So step back into dramatic Mexican colonial architecture and have a real time fabulous vacation stay.

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