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Get an overview of this hotelGrand urban resort near Mexico City's Chapultepec Park


In financial district

Located in the cultural, financial, business, and shopping district of Polanco, this hotel is 3 blocks from Mexico City's grand boulevard, Paseo de la Reforma, and the monuments and museums of Chapultepec Park. At just 10 miles (15 kilometers) away, Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez is also just a 30-minute jaunt by car.

Famous-name dining

China Grill and our Bistro, offshoots of American restaurants, are among the many dining choices at Camino Real Polanco Mexico. Centro Castellano, a local landmark since 1949, is renowned for traditional Spanish cuisine. Morimoto offers Japanese cuisine. Beef Bar offers fine meats.

Red-marble bathrooms

Camino Real Polanco Mexico guestrooms have floor-to-ceiling windows or balconies and include red-marble bathrooms with glass-door showers, Internet access, red-marble desks, and stocked minibars.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Camino Real is three blocks from Mexico City's grand boulevard, Paseo de la Reforma, and Chapultepec Park. Imagined as a hotel-museum by Architect Ricardo Legorreta, the Camino Real opened to the public on July 25, 1968, combining modern architect profiles with obvious pre-Hispanic pyramid influences. The hotel features massive public spaces, approximately 600 works of contemporary Mexican art, and 33,000 square meters (eight acres) of landscaped gardens distinguish this monumental urban resort. More than 200 worldwide leaders have visited the hotel. Set within the gardens are a large heated pool and terraced sundeck.

Dining choices include branches of American restaurants China Grill and our Bistro, as well as Mexico City's 1949 landmark Centro Castellano. Three cafés include one with a mural by renowned artist Rufino Tamayo. The outdoor, candle-lit Moonbar features waterbeds, while the lobby's Blue Lounge entices with a transparent floor that has a rock-bottomed pool beneath.

The hotel offers a staffed business center. Business guests can also take advantage of the property's conference space, banquet facilities, and event catering. WiFi and wired Internet are available (surcharge). Valet parking, secure self parking, and nearby parking (surcharges apply) are available. Other amenities include concierge services, laundry facilities, computer rental, and roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request for a surcharge).

This is a smoke-free property. Fines apply for smoke-free violations.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Total number of rooms - 712 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 22 
  • Year Built 1968 
  • Number of restaurants - 8 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( MXN 232 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( MXN 232 per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( MXN 232 per 24-hour period )


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Shower only 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

China Grill - An exclusive “Global Cuisine" concept that captures the essence and vitality of Mexico City, China Grill is impressive, intelligent, lively, and full of people making things possible. With the touch of Asia for which China Grill is famous in New York, Las Vegas, and Miami, this seductive combination of incredible setting and stylish food has received top reviews from all over the world for its innovative and entertaining philosophy of large portions for sharing, in perfectly prepared dishes. Its energetic, entertaining environment is complemented by modern music, design, and a creative menu.

Bistro - Companion of popular restaurant with international branches. Bistro-style dining. Modern space with open kitchen, wood oven, raw bar, cocktail bar, and large fish tanks. Contemporary Italian cuisine including pastas, pizzas, seafood, and meat dishes.

Centro Castellano - Landmark Mexico City restaurant. Founded in 1949, and relocated to the hotel in 2001. Traditional Spanish cuisine. Segovia-style, wood-fired oven. Specialties include suckling pig, paella, and seafood. Monday–Saturday, early afternoon to late evening; Sunday and holidays, early afternoon to early evening.

Maria Bonita - Distinctive dining room serving contemporary Mexican cuisine. Striking red bar and selection of fine tequilas. Open from early afternoon to late evening.

La Huerta Café - Large, casual dining room. Mexican and international cuisine. Buffet and à la carte dining. Open from early morning to late evening.

Blue Lounge - Lobby bar and lounge with seating on transparent floor, inches above a pool with rock bottom. Contained in five-story, blue, boxlike room. Additional section with overstuffed seating, soft lighting. Snacks and cocktails. Live music nightly, except Sunday. Open late afternoon to late evening.

Café Tamayo - Casual café with mural by Rufino Tamayo. Coffee drinks, buffet breakfast. Open 24 hours.

Token C@fé and Bar - Cyber café with computers, Web cams, headsets, and microphones (surcharges for all). Wireless Internet access (surcharge). Coffee drinks, teas, smoothies, bar service, sandwiches, desserts, and fruit cocktails. Monday–Saturday, early morning to late evening; Sunday and holidays, mid-morning to early evening.

Beef Bar - Modern décor with colorful textures. Specialties include beef carpaccio, bavette (Black Angus Premium Beef), and filet a l’os. Includes a lounge and terrace, and DJ Monday - Saturday, 9 PM – 2 AM. Open Saturday, 1 PM – 3 AM; and Sunday, 1 PM – 11 PM.

Morimoto - Japanese restaurant. Features gourmet dishes with Mexican ingredients amidst Mexican colors and wood decor. Specialties include toro tartare, morimoto sashimi, rock shrimp tempura, crispy whole fish, and glazed black cod. Open Monday and Tuesday, 1 PM – midnight; Wednesday – Saturday, 1 PM – 1 AM; and Sunday, 1 PM – 6 PM.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

Nearby Things to Do

This urban Mexican resort provides a heated outdoor pool and a terraced sundeck in an expansive garden courtyard surrounded by trees and flowering plants.

Chapultepec Park, 3 blocks away, contains a water park and a lake where rowboats can be rented.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult in the fitness facility and swimming pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 1 PM

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No pets or service animals allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: MXN 325 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: MXN 232 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: MXN 232 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: MXN 232 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: MXN 125 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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