Beautiful, light-filled, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment, at the Shambhala Meditation Center of San Miguel, above our meditation hall. Weekly Meditation practices (3), Yoga classes, special events and retreats happening on the first floor. The apartment is on the second floor and private. This is perfect for someone who enjoys living in a community environment. Patio outside of the kitchen and third floor rooftop with a stunning view.
You are located in the historic Colonial center of San Miguel which is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Restaurants, bars, shopping, nightlife within a few minutes walk.
You are welcome to drop in to the meditation sessions:
Monday 6:30 - 8:00pm
Wednesday 7 -8 pm
Sunday 12:30 - 2pm.
Or to yoga
Monday, Thursday at 10am
Tuesday at 8:30 am or 6:30 pm
Or private by appointment
Patricia has lived here for over 30 years and is a gracious and helpful hostess. She can help you design a retreat or vacation depending on what you are looking for. Her specialty is in Wellness & Healing and Tibetan Buddhist retreats. She can also set up local sight seeing tours, hot springs outings or culinary, art or cultural tours.
Margaretta and John, from the Shambhala Center are also available to help you with whatever you need.
Services available on site include therapeutic massages, manicures and pedicures.
We would love to have you come and stay with us! Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions.
We had a lovely time in San Miguel. The location was great, a very quiet neighbourhood very close to the centre of town. The accommodations were well priced. The suite is spacious but could really use a facelift.
Patricia è una persona cordiale riceve gli ospiti con fiori e della
frutta fresca. La sua casa è un pò vissuta ma accogliente, la
posizione è perfetta per raggiungere il centro e dalle sue terrazze
il panorama sulla città a 360 gradi è superbo.
La cucina è ben attrezzata e la biancheria disponibile è più che
sufficiente. Consiglio ai turisti italiani e non di prendere questo
appartamento in ottima considerazione.
We had a great time!
1. I tried Yoga for the first time downstairs :-)
2. The internet connection in the living room is very strong and fast.
3. A gas and an electric heater were provided for us that kept us warm on cold nights.
4. Amazing location
5. Friendly staff
As mentioned in the ad, this apartment is above a meditation and yoga studio so there will be noise of people coming and going during class hours and you will be expected to be quiet upstairs - but the classes are not very often and we did not find it bothersome at all.
Casa Shambhala is comfortable and roomy with great light and is in an excellent location near to the Jardin, the focal point and center of San Miguel. I enjoyed the proximity to Yoga classes and meditation which facilitated making friends and finding out about all the many activities in town. San Miguel is a beautiful and sophisticated city with stunning architecture, great food, music and and friendly people. Casa Shambhala is a good value for the money.
I so enjoyed my stay at Patricia's apartment on Terraplen. The location couldn't be better, with just a 2 block walk to the Jardin. For the whole month, I felt I was in the heart of all the action. Patricia was very responsive to every concern I raised or question I posed. I felt well taken care of. I liked having an apartment above the Shambhala Center because there were people coming and going for yoga classes and meditation sessions. The apartment was very satisfactory with WiFi, a comfortable bed, a good shower, and a spacious kitchen. I love to cook, so was pleased to have lots of counter space, a good sized refrigerator, and a nice gas stove. The apartment was cleaned weekly which seemed sufficient. I enjoyed sitting on the patio off the kitchen for lunch and dinner, and going up to the terrace several times a day to soak in a gorgeous view of SMA. I have several suggestions to make the apartment even better. It would be nice if there was a coffee maker. Also I found that the lamp in the living room was really too dim to read by, so I didn't spend much time on the couch. Also I found the comforter on the bed to be too warm, but was able to find a single bed wool blanket in the closet to use. It would be nice to have some lighter weight blankets available that fit the bed. Also a radio would have been nice. It seemed awfully quiet sometimes.
I have been staying in Shambhala Center for almost 4 months. For me it became more than a standard apartment or hotel for a vacation. I feel like at home here. Particia, Margaretta and John are great people! They are always welcome to help. The atmosphere and the energy of the place is realy very special, you will definetly not forget this place. In an addition, it located in the city center and you will have everything you need for living (including unbelievable rooftop view (!!!)).
I am very thankful to be here and meet Shambhala community. Gracias por todo!
My fiancé(Kristin) and I had a great time in San Miguel de Allende in large part that was because we stayed in a wonderful place. The whole vacationing experience is more personal. Home is central to everything you may need. Patricia was great and always quickly replied to all of our messages, thank you.
We loved Patricia´s place - so cozy, beautiful and muy buena onda! Apart from that it´s greatly located (close to zocalo and 2 steps from a green a quiet park) and very well-appointed. We want to be back!
We could not ask for a better place to stay in San Miguel than Casa Shambhala. It was in the perfect location, within walking distance to practically everything and immaculately kept. We hope to stay there again soon!
This was my first Airbnb experience. Patricia made it flawless. The accomodation was perfect as was the location.