196 hotels near Castillo de Chapultepec
  •  Best availability for all budgets
  •  Great customer care and booking assistance
  •  Secure booking and direct confirmation

Hotels in Castillo de Chapultepec - Best hotel rooms with real hotel guest reviews in Castillo de Chapultepec

Recently booked in Mexico City
  • Radisson Paraiso Mexico City
  • Holiday Inn Mexico Dali Airport
  • NH Santa Fe
  • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Medica Sur
  • Hilton Mexico City Reforma
  • Holiday Inn Ciudad De Mexico-Trade Center
  • Hotel Grand Prix
  • Hotel Geneve Ciudad de Mexico
  • Gran Hotel Ciudad De Mexico
  • HOTEL aspen
  • Century Hotel Zona Rosa
  • Marquis Reforma Hotel Spa
  • Hotel Pedregal Palace
  • Fiesta Inn Aeropuerto Ciudad de Mexico
  • Emporio Reforma
  • Hotel Casa Blanca
  • Hotel Stanza
  • Camino Real Aeropuerto Mexico
  • Hotel Imperial Reforma
  • Hotel El Ejecutivo by Reforma Avenue
  • Room Mate Valentina
  • Galeria Plaza Reforma
  • Hotel del Angel
  • Wyndham Garden Mexico City Polanco
  • Mansión Havre
  • Hotel Monaco
  • Boutique Hotel de Cortes
  • Hotel PF
  • Hotel Metropol
  • City Express Ciudad de México EBC Reforma
Show all 196 accommodations near Castillo de Chapultepec
Our favorite hotels near Castillo de Chapultepec
[Find hotels on the map] Show hotels on the map

The Castillo de Chapultepec, or Castle of Chapultepec, sits atop Chapultepec Hill. Chapultepec is a Nahuatl word meaning “at the hill of the grasshoppers”. The hill sits at the center of Chapultepec Park in Mexico City, about 2,325 meters above sea level. Now the Mexican National Museum of History, the castle has lived several past lives before, housing military academies, various museums and observatories, and as a presidential and Imperial residence.

Even the history of the building of the castle in the first place is fascinating. Viceroy Bernando de Galvez ordered the castle built in 1785 as a country home. The same year, Francisco Bambitelli, engineer and Lieutenant Colonel of the Spanish Army, drew up some blueprints based on the baroque style of architecture. Shortly thereafter, though, Bambitelli was sent to Havana, and Captain Manuel Agustin Mascaro was given the duty of leading the construction. Mascaro worked fast, and he was accused of building a fortress from which to stage a revolt against the Spanish Army. After Mascaro’s sudden death in 1786, the castle was eventually used to house the General Archive of the Kingdom of the New Spain.

Frequently visited destinations in Mexico
More destinations within Mexico
Top destinations around the world
Show me more destinations...
Easytobook.com has an average review score of 4.7 out of 5 based on 4.518 reviews.

Please provide this reference number to our customer service center representative on request, so we can help you better