Where is the best place to stay in Guanajuato?
As state capital, which is where it takes its name from, the colourful city of Guanajuato is one of inland Mexico´s main tourist destinations. Its impressive historical heritage and cultural activity are the main draws to the area.
All of the main places to visit can be found within Guanajuato´s historical centre, and therefore we would recommend staying in and around this area if possible. At Best Location Hotels, we have selected the best located hotels within the city centre area, from which you will be able to enjoy all of the city´s main monuments on foot, without the need of a car.
The main areas of interest in Guanajuato are the Juarez Theatre, one of the most beautiful theatres in Mexico, The University of Guanajuato, with its neo-classical style and beautiful staircase, and Jardín Unión square, which is the most bustling place in the city. On the outskirts of the Juarez Theatre and the Jardín Unión you will find the large majority of the city´s restaurants, which also form the starting point for a short evening tour round winding streets, accompanied by a the sounds of a local estudiantina.
Behind the Juarez theatre you will be able to see the cable car which takes you up to the Pípila viewpoint, a must-see if you want to enjoy amazing views over the city.