Parador San Juan de Dios is a luxurious inn located in one of the oldest zones of San Cristobal de Las Casas. The property and structures were originally used for wheat cultivation and grinding. Its unique architecture dates from the 17th to 19th centuries, constructed from old adobe bricks and thousands of stones, with enormous roofs surrounded by beautiful gardens that make guests feel the ecological importance of the land.
It is the pleasure of the inn to offer guests a different way of traveling by offering luxurious accommodation in this intimate 12-room hotel. Live in the hotel's personalized environment of enchantment, luxury, exclusivity and peace, in natural environments and unique architectural structures loaded with history. The staff is eager to share recommendations to the most beautiful and magical sites in Mexico during your next visit to the beautiful Chiapas region.
The hotel offers 12 different room choices, including one master suite, nine suites and two deluxe rooms. Each room is dedicated to a character from Mexican history and has heating, fireplace and internet access. The suites have a Jacuzzi in the bathroom. The furnishings showcase the eclectic decorations including contemporary and antique paintings, rugs and furniture.
All suites contain a fireplace, heating, eclectic decorations including contemporary and antique paintings, rugs, and furniture, a Plasma TV, Internet connection and hydromassage bathtub. The master suite is a unique two-story suite which includes a king-sized bed, salon-dinning room, kitchenette, two fireplaces, heating and hydromassage bathtub. It is decorated with original works of art and furniture from the well-known designer Don Shoemaker.
Services and Amenities
Parador San Juan de Dios is proud to offer it's guests the finest in services and hospitality. All personnel are available to attend to the every need of guests.
- Room Service
- Massage and Therapies
- Yoga studio and classes
- Tours of Chiapas
- Private Parking
- Free Internet: wireless in the reception area and plug-in in the rooms
- Cable Television
- Indoor heating
- Business Center
- Laundry / Dry Cleaning
- Gardens and beautiful landscapes
- Car Rental
Agapandos specializes in haute cuisine, traditional dishes from Chiapas, Mediterranean cuisine and specialties from the grill and wood oven, accompanied by fresh salads with organic vegetables from the onsite gardens.
At La Terraza, enjoy the open air while feasting on "Cochito Horneado" (smoked pig), delicious barbequed meats, and an organic salad bar in a verdant and fresh atmosphere.
On Site Massage & Therapy Options
An exquisite on-site therapy room offers guests the finest in pampering options. A specialized physiotherapist offers luxury treatments from more than ten years of experience. Some choices to select from include:
- Swedish Massage with organic essential oils
- Thai Massage
- Craneo Sacro Therapy
- Lyphatic Drainage Therapy
- Organ Manipulation Therapy
- Membrane Manipulation Therapy
Art Gallery Eklektik
The on site art gallery contributes to the selfless workers of the Mario Uvence Cultural Foundation, A. C. Its concept is eclectic. Here discover hidden works by great masters of popular art in Chiapas displayed in metal, textiles, and wooden, amber and clay sculptures. Artworks from the 17th through the 21st centuries and antiquities from points in history ensure that this place a must see of San Cristobal de Las Casas.
The gallery Eklektik is situated on Mario Uvence Cultural Foundation land, sharing a beautiful and truly extraordinary garden with Parador San Juan de Dios, which has come to serve as a reference of quality and good taste for the Chiapas region.
The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.