Villa Bokéh, Guatemala
Guatemalan native Claudia Bosch, whose first property, Casa Palopó, was the country’s debut Relais & Chateaux hotel, opened her second boutique, Villa Bokéh. Also part of the Relais & Chateaux collection, Villa Bokéh sits on six lush acres and is just a short walk from the ancient colonial city of Antigua. Blending traditional Guatemalan elements and boho-chic modern aesthetics, the spacious guest rooms are clad in handcrafted furniture, local textiles, and curated artwork. Set against the dramatic backdrop of the Agua volcano, the 16-room property is immersed in greenery and even has its own private lake, as well as an on-site restaurant and pool. Nightly rates start from $275.
La Valise San Miguel, Mexico
The latest offering from Namron Hospitality opened in one of Mexico’s most beautiful cities and an undisputed food mecca: San Miguel de Allende. Tucked behind a vibrant, red facade in the city’s bustling downtown, La Valise San Miguel has six uniquely designed suites featuring traditional Mexican decor and interior accents. A beautiful rooftop deck rewards guests with stunning views over the city. Adventurers should take advantage of the hotel’s curated experiences program, which includes hot-air balloon rides, vineyard tours, and horseback riding expeditions in the Mexican wilderness. Nightly rates start from $299.