JURIQUILLA is a small town, now the northernmost part of Santiago de
The city is on the Querétaro- San Luis Potosí City road. The hacienda has been converted into a hotel.
* 1 History
* 2 Features
The main building of the hacienda was built in 1707. By the end of the 18th century, the owner of the property was Pedro Antonio de Septién Montero y Austri, son of Agustín de Septién y Montero, from León, Guanajuato . Pedro Antonio moved from Guanajuato to Querétaro in his youth and became Alférez Real of the city for almost 37 years. He was also dean and mayor on many occasions. Pedro Antonio died in December 1814.
In the 19th century, the hacienda was bought by Timoteo Fernández de
Jáuregui, who later sold it to Bernabé Loyola. This last one sold
the property to Francisco Contreras and finally was bought by José
Mario Romero, a wealthy businessman from nearby
San Juan del Río
The hacienda was finally transformed into a hotel in 1992.
* UNAM - Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Juriquilla Campus (Neurobiology Institute, LIPATA: Institute of Engineering, Geosciences Center, and CFATA: Applied Physics and Advanced Technology Center). * CINVESTAV - Centro de Investigación Avanzada del Instituto Politécnico Nacional. * UAQ - Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro. * UVM - Universidad del Valle de México, Campus Qro. * Bullfighting ring, with a capacity of 4000. * Plaza Náutica.
Holes are flat 18-hole course, and the yardage is 6794-6192-4842, Designed by Larry Hughes in 1977, its facilities include a clubhouse, a restaurant, a bar, tuition, a pro-shop, and a driving range.
It also has a smaller 9-hole executive golf course of 9 par 3 holes.