La MisionLoreto, Mexico
There is a vivid image of old world Mexico that is found within the confines of La Mision, a newly-built resort with vintage sensibilities. Located in the mission town of Loreto, a historic city tucked between the mountains and the Sea of Cortez, this intimate retreat lives up to its namesake by delivering a style of architecture that is undeniably one of sacred beauty. Beneath its roof are is a choice of 68 stunning accommodations, including lovely rooms and sprawling two-bedroom suites all boasting a hacienda-chic ambiance with protected terraces or patios, cool marble baths, and modern amenities that complement rather than collide with the authentic surroundings.
Your palate will be delighted with the selection of restaurants and menu offerings. Expect regional fare, fresh seafood gathered by local fishermen, and a fusion of Baja and Mediterranean-style cooking that is truly tantalizing. The Spa is an added escape, where a mix of textures and treatments arouse the senses with products that contain renewing ingredients from the Baja desert and Sea of Cortez. Mexico is known for its outstanding hospitality, and the concierge at La Mision is certainly schooled in anticipating guests' needs. Request an afternoon escapade of scuba diving or snorkeling. There is also kayaking and canoeing. For intellectual endeavors, there are archeology outings and architectural tours. La Mision joins together the best Mexico has to offer - a sense of culture, history and traditions with modern luxury, supreme surroundings and overall pampering. Together these elements complement one another creating a truly unrivaled holiday for each and every guest.