San Miguel de Allende Neighborhoods

Discover the wonderful and diverse neighborhoods of San Miguel de Allende! If you are considering buying a home in  this UNESCO World Heritage Site, here are our top suggested neighborhoods.

Centro
Centro is the historic center of San Miguel de Allende, dating back to the 6th century. El Jardin is the heart of town and center of social activity, directly facing the famous La Parroquia church.

Los Balcones
Los Balcones is a quiet residential neighborhood with panoramic views of the town of San Miguel. Its hillside location makes it a 10 minute downhill walk to Centro. The area has cose access to the botanical gardens, with a private entrance for residents.

Atascadero
Atascadero is a secluded, established residential neighborhood with wide streets and walking paths. While only a 10 minute walk downhill to Centro, this neighborhood has quick and easy access to the Queretero and Mexico City highways and shopping at Lucienarga Plaza.

Ojo de Agua
High above the town center with panoramic views of the downtown, Ojo de Agua is an easy 15 minute walk down some of the most picturesque streets in San Miguel.

Guadiana
One of the most popular neighborhoods in San Miguel, Guadiana features wide streets, sidewalks and underground facilities. There are several parks, and charming shops and bakeries. Guadiana has easy access to restaurants and shopping along the Ancho de San Antonio. The walk to the down center is a flat 5-10 minute stroll.

San Antonio
San Antonio is a mixed residential neighborhood popular with Expats, who enjoy the small shops, neighborhood restaurants and coffee shops. This neighborhood is home to many artists, with more than 40 who participate in the annual San Miguel Open Studios in March. A walk into town takes about 15-20 minutes.

Guadalupe
This is a charming and artistic neighborhood featuring over 40 murals on it’s streetscape. The Via Organica is here, offering organic shopping and dining.

Allende
This is an up and coming, artistic mixed neighborhood of charming cottages. A walk down Cinco de Mayo brings you to vegetable shops and neighborhood restaurants along Ancha de San Antonio.