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Address: Mexico City, Mexico
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One of Mexico City's more upscale neighborhoods with a variety of...

One of Mexico City's more upscale neighborhoods with a variety of interesting shops and quality restaurants.

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This upscale neighbourhood is quite a contrast from other parts of the city. Reminiscent of Beverly Hills with lots of shopping the restaurants to choose from.

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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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56 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This upscale neighbourhood is quite a contrast from other parts of the city. Reminiscent of Beverly Hills with lots of shopping the restaurants to choose from.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Polanco is the host of the trendy hotels, chic restaurants and business place for an ultra dinamic community. It is a place to see and be seen. It is a reference for the business world while in Mexico, although it is considered to be an expensive area, it is worth at least visiting one hotel or restaurant for a meal... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the most expensive neighborhoods in Mexico City, Polanco is busy at all times and has some of the best hotels, restaurants and bars of the city.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great neighborhood to walk around and explore, filled with a lot of different restaurants and stores. Masaryk is a street filled with high end boutique stores, great for people watching too

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this neighborhood. There's plenty of do - the park, restaurants, shopping. We felt safe and loved all of the green spaces. Very kid and pet-friendly.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Polanco is one of about a half dozen wealthy districts in the city where you can clearly contrast the inequality of wealth and power with much of the rest of the city. Sure, you can do the same thing in any city from Mumbai to Chicago but take a few hours touring the streets of Neza and the same amount... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an area of high end retail shops, nice restaurants, etc. It is walkable, safe, busy into the evening. We liked staying there for a couple of nights. Think of this as an international lux brand shopping area, not especially Mexican. The main museum is the Soumaya, an art musum open on Mondays when most others are closed.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

A place to walk take lunch and get a feel for how the well off live in the inner city of Mexico City and high end European galleria shopping if that's what you are looking for?

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed in the polanco area, and was lovely area to go out for dinner and/or drinks and also to go out on a Sunday afternoon sit and have coffee in 1 of the many cafes or restaurants such a nice area and place to relax

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Hopping with trendy restaurants and cafes, great night time destination. We walked around and dropped in on an amazing restaurant without any reservations. Worth a night!

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Poshness defines Polanco, this wealthy neighborhood retains elegance unmatched elsewhere in Distrito Federal. Brunch in the Polanquito area, then keep up with the latest fashion trends in luxury boutiques around every corner. Top it off with beautiful cafés and restaurants that surround Lincoln Park, a treat to the senses thanks to the art decó architecture and high quality gourmet cuisine found here.
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