Access to the private grounds of Hacienda La Paloma is through a secure gated entrance with a casita de vigilancia (watchman) to a stone paved (empedrado) driveway leading to the impressive Hacienda constructed in 1870 with commanding vistas of he surrounding Colinas (hills). (This property is located only a 40 minute drive via freeway 57 Polotitlan/Queretaro or l.5 horas de Mexico thus making this an ideal family finca for los fines de semana.) From the principl puerta of the hacienda one enters an ample foyer from which one can proceed to the reception sala with its grand fireplace, the traditional grand dining room typical of hacienda architecture with dining space for 22 guests (comodamente sentadas), Game Room (Salon de Juegos) with bar, pool table (mesa de billar) and game tables (dominos y cartas), Mexican style kitchen (cocina) with contemporary appliances (domesticos), food storage cabines (alacenas) and with direct access to the outside patio for hospitality needs for entertaining guests in the terraza constructed around the central patio with contera fountain and affording accommodation of 7/8 dining tables of 10 for approximately 80 persons dining al fresco (comodamente sentadas). In addition to these public rooms for family and guests, there is one Master Bedroom Suite with sala and vestidor + bano complete with bano de vapor (wet heat), sauna turco (dry heat), and massage room with Jacuzzi; plus, four (4) bedroom suites with banos complete. There is a separate family Oratorio (small chapel) with dry stone mesa and decorative cupola + a bano complete; and, a separate home/business office.