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Address: San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
08:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:30

The pools at this popular site are fed by a hot spring.

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Nice Place to Spend Some Time Outside the City

We were advised to go to La Gruta next door, but when it was closed our cab driver recommended this place. It was very nice, with multiple pools, indoors and out, from cool to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Billy J
Fort Collins, Colorado
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Kingston, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned on going to La Gruta (hot springs) that all of our friends had told us about. When we arrived it was closed (on Monday and Tuesday) so our cab driver suggested Escondido Place. We had a wonderful day here. The hot springs are fabulous and there are several lovely outdoor pools that are also warm but not... More 

Thank MaryAnneErickson
Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Every Wednesday the four of us hop into a cab for our weekly cab ride to Escondito. What a lovely spot and so relaxing. Make sure you visit all three of the covered linked pools and enjoy a mini massage by standing under the water jets pumping the water into the enclosed room. I love to float in the last... More 

Thank Pat T
Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were advised to go to La Gruta next door, but when it was closed our cab driver recommended this place. It was very nice, with multiple pools, indoors and out, from cool to very warm. It's a nice place to get outside the city for a few quiet hours. The grounds are lovely, with lots of trees.

Thank Billy J
Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not exciting but a nice respite from the town. Clean and well arranged with warm shower and water flow from above. Also a lovely pool and picnic area.

Thank emkay2010
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104 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

we went to la gruta before checking out this place. i will be coming back here instead! gorgeous and well maintained, a must see.

Thank bryan m
Monterrey, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We came here wanting to experience something different to another spring we already knew and were nicely surprised! This a picnic place, people carried all sorts of food with them, a barbecue as well? I'm not sure! The only "bad part" was that the rest areas are so far away from the entrance to the caves. You must come with... More 

Thank Cata G
Squamish, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We ended up here because La Grotto was unexpectedly closed. Our driver said that maybe we should try this instead. It was difficult to figure out exactly what to do, and there wasn't really anyone to ask. We finally made our way to what seemed like man made covered pool like structures. The water was not very hot, adn it... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Gorgeous tiled (indoor) springs on a beautiful property - the park was lovely to sunbathe in, I had an excellent outdoor massage, and loved the baths. Restaurant had simple but delicious food, and excellent pina coladas. Will continue to come every year!

Thank Jade M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This was a nice park and we had a relaxing day there. The hot springs are not very hot and the outdoor pools are little more than warm swimming pools. The indoor spring was better, but small and not much warmer. Still, we enjoyed the visit. The grounds are nice, but not as nice as Las Gruta.

Thank Alaska_Explorer
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We took a taxi to El Escondido, which is about 10 km from SMA. The grounds are extensive and you can bring a blanket and sit on the lawn or find a lounge chair by one of the pools. Bring your own food or buy something in one of the snack stands. There are pools of varying degrees of heat,... More 

Thank Catherine S

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