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Happy 20th Anniversary Hacienda San Angel

20 years ago my Mother, Janice Chatterton, began the creation of the Hacienda San Angel. The evolution over the years has been nothing short of amazing especially considering it was never planned. In grief after losing her only son, she poured herself into two passions; rescuing dogs and looking for antiques. Pursuing her two greatest […]

Come play in Paradise!

What to do in Puerto Vallarta?Enjoy Every Minute!Puerto Vallarta is humming with preparations. Come play in paradise. Only if you are looking for sun, fun and relaxation! If enjoying every minute is your goal. Then let it be a reality in beautiful Puerto Vallarta!Dinner on the Pirate Ship? How about spectacular nightly fireworks?Take in an […]

View of the ocean over Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

The Sweet Spot…

I consider Puerto Vallarta one of many “sweet spots” on the planet. Right now, Puerto Vallarta is humming with activity. The weather is great, people are happy and having fun even when they’re working! The bridge to old downtown is coming along and soon we won’t be able to tell Hurricane Nora ripped through last […]

Firework over the ocean

Happy Holidays! ¡Felices Fiestas!

The holidays are upon us and so are visitors to Puerto Vallarta. The town is alive with visitors and locals enjoying one another. People are enjoying our town and surrounding landscape from the Sierra Madres to the Pacific coast that hug our lovely town of Puerto Vallarta. We are in full recovery mode from Covid […]

Pier in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta, COVID & Hurricane Nora

Wow!  What a year we have been through. We went from complete closures of businesses to an unpredictable influx of visitors during what is normally considered low season followed by a renewed fear of covid and most recently hurricane Nora. Thankfully, the beautiful people of Puerto Vallarta are a resilient people. The friendliness, the smiles, […]

Bedroom with ocean view in Puerto Vallarta

We Made It!

Puerto Vallarta and the Hacienda San Angel are buzzing with activity and happiness again. The Hacienda San Angel and many others in the city of Puerto Vallarta survived and we are humbly grateful that we were able to open our doors again and stay open.

bed with rose petal heart at sunset - romance package at Hacienda San Angel

…Valentine’s Day

We are thrilled to have been mentioned in Forbes’ Best Hotels Valentine List along with so many great properties from around the world. Below is what was written up about the Hacienda. Click the link below to view the rest of the article at Forbes.com. “Hacienda San Angel, Puerto Vallarta Hacienda San Angel sits amid lush fragrant […]

Safe Haven

Safe to Travel? The million dollar question for so many right now. Actually one could say the trillion dollar question which is the tally globally of tourism industry losses across the board. People are fearful going to the grocery store so thinking about navigating airports seems like a much larger threat. I get it. I […]

PV Covid-19 Update

This is the latest update from the Governor of Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco. We are grateful for both the Governor and the Mayor in their diligence to this ever-important matter. From the beginning, they have been mindful of what needs to be done in order to keep us all as safe as possible. We are hopeful this careful […]

A New Course For The Tourism Industry

It feels as if a magnifying glass the size of Earth has been held up to every inch of our lives – instantly showing us what’s really important to us: our survival, our health, our goals, the state of our families, areas in which we are strong and the areas we are not. We now […]

Blessings From Hacienda

Dear Patrons and Friends of Hacienda San Angel, Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you and your families in this challenging time. We are saddened by the personal and financial losses of so many; our hearts are very heavy. We are doing our best to be hopeful as we practice behaviors that […]

History of Cinco De Mayo

We are living in extraordinary and challenging times. Our family at Hacienda Angel extends our hand in friendship and wishes you and your family health and well-being.  Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner. Most of us know this date as a time of celebration, which it is! Let’s look into the history of […]

Shopping In Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is a shopping paradise. There are several shopping districts and malls which feature everything from local art, souvenirs, vendors, jewelry, tequila stores, leather goods and beach wear. You can find it all in Puerto Vallarta.  One of the most popular shopping destinations is along the beachfront walkway called the Malecon. Restaurants line one side […]

Three Nature Adventures we Love in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is blessed with some of the most breathtaking nature, and memorable day excursions. Here are three of our favorites. As always, our concierge service is able to assist in booking tours, and recommending additional activities to enjoy during your stay at Hacienda San Angel.  Botanical Gardens (Jardin Botanico) This is an all day […]

Press Release Grand Opening Hacienda San Angel Hotel Boutique and Gourmet

This past Friday the 18th of October, Hacienda San Angel officially started their glamorous season with a night filled with culinary delights, entertainment and live music and all attendees were  catered to by the attentive staff all meticulously coordinated to indulge the lucky who were able to participate in this iconic event. The most popular […]

Canadian Thanksgiving celebration at Hacienda San Angel Gourmet

Hacienda San Angel nestled high above the narrow cobblestone streets of Puerto Vallarta above the church of Guadalupe is excited to celebrate Canadian Thanksgiving this October 14th surrounded by a luxurious ambiance where visitors can experience lush gardens, antiques, art, music, culinary delights and attentive staff all meticulously coordinated to indulge whomever walks through the […]

The Puerto Vallarta South Shore Entertainment Report

Over the past couple of years there were so little venues to enjoy for those who live in Puerto Vallarta or just snow bird throughout the winter, now………with the ex pat ever so growing fast community, Puerto Vallarta is bursting at the seams with talented performers who live here part and full time and want […]

Arriving at the Hacienda San Angel is unique.  Your experience begins when you are greeted by a large and unassuming wooden antique door located in an otherwise unremarkable residential neighborhood. The large door opens and as you step into the foyer, you walk across a floor laid in cobblestone past a wall lined in antiquities, then you gaze up towards a lovely fountain filled courtyard and immediately you feel calm and safe. One feels as though they have entered another realm.  Entering our open courtyard you will hear the trickling of the fountain, feel the warmth of the sun and take in stunning Mexican architecture adorned by antiquities spanning the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. One is transported back in time surrounded by old Mexican charm, beautiful bougainvillea, and angels in every corner. The ambience is serene and tranquil. As a newly arrived guest, you are soon invited to enjoy a welcome drink and led on a tour through arches, ornately carved antique wooden antique doors and blissful green gardens blooming with beautiful flowers and foliage. Entering Hacienda San Angel is a breath of fresh air. There are 3 swimming pools, various terraces and niches to settle oneself to relax and restore. Staff are always near and ready to accommodate your needs and wishes. Looking for that special place to unwind and find peace? You will find it at the Hacienda San Angel; a small 12 room luxury boutique hotel in the middle of a Mexican paradise. This is a vacation spot that truly is the ultimate “get away” that you may have been looking for. Reserve your slice of heaven now.

Holidays in Puerto Vallarta

Temperatures are cooling off to a more enjoyable degree of warmth and the festivities are ramping up in Puerto Vallarta. At the Hacienda San Angel we just celebrated loved ones who have moved on during Dia De Los Muertos and we are now preparing for Posadas and Christmas. The holidays are here and we are ready to enjoy them. Puerto Vallarta is one of the most festive and wonderful places to enjoy the holidays and witness the traditions of Mexican culture. Smiles are wide, hearts are full and energy is high. Travel to Puerto Vallarta and consider staying at the Hacienda San Angel where guests are pampered throughout their stay. However, Puerto Vallarta has many wonderful venues and we encourage you to make Puerto Vallarta your holiday destination this year. iFelicidades!