Hotel Lust: Casa Fayette
Current hotel lust, Casa Fayette located in Guadalajara is in whats considered one of Mexico’s most exciting destinations. In close proximity to downtown, the neighborhood of Colonia Lafayette—also known simply as Lafayette—is Guadalajara’s up-and-coming hotspot, as new restaurants, cafés, and bars keep locals and internationals energized for the neighborhood nightlife. Thanks to its university, its intellectuals, and a handful of contemporary art galleries, including Casa Rombo and Galería Vertice, the quarter has become a magnet for creatives.
ROOMS & SUITES $195+/night
Casa Fayette’s 37 guest rooms were alluringly appointed by the celebrated Milanese firm Dimorestudio, which hand-selected the furnishings and fixtures throughout. Most of the furnishings come from Dimorestudio’s own catalogue or those of other bespoke furniture designers, such as Pierre Frey and Thonet, while others were designed especially for Casa Fayette and manufactured in Mexico.
Classic design objects and repurposed custom furnishings meld throughout Casa Fayette’s two main buildings, creating a serenely immersive contemporary experience.
Marble, wood, and artisanal cement tiles combine to stunning effect in this integrated dual structure designed by Mexican architects Estudio5.