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Hotel Atitlán

Hotel Atitlán, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

The Hotel Atitlan has a privileged location on the shores of Lake Atitlan and within walking distance of the Indian village of Panajachel.

There are 62 rooms in this colonial style hotel and all have views to the lake. Being one of the largest hotels around the lake please be aware that the hotel is often occupied by groups.

Despite this there is a lovely pool, restaurant and the hotel's botanical gardens are a perfect place to relax and enjoy the scenery with an abundance of birds to be found in these peaceful surroundings. Please note there is no room service available at this hotel for the standard rooms, but room service is available for the junior suites and master suites.

Our rating: Medium

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    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favourite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.

    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

    • Santiago de Atitlan, Lake Atitlan

      Boat tour of the lake and Santiago de Atitlan

      Lake Atitlan

      Travel across the calm waters of Lake Atitlan by boat to the lively village of Santiago de Atitlan. Here you can explore the fascinating Catholic church and haggle for a bargain at the bustling market.

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      Chichicastenango Market

      Lake Atitlan

      Explore the colourful fruit, vegetable, craft and textile stalls at this famous market. This excursion allows you to explore Chichicastenango Market at your own pace with the advantage of your own driver to take you there and back to your hotel at the end of the day.

    • The church of San Juan Comalapa

      Excursion to San Juan Comalapa

      Lake Atitlan

      Explore the historic town of San Juan Comalapa and its bustling market, where local traders sell everything from fruit and flowers to beautiful tapestries and paintings. Your guide will take you to see the other highlights throughout the town including museums, local art galleries and excellent bakeries to sample the much-loved roscas.

    • Volcan Toliman and Atitlan, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

      San Pedro Volcano Hike

      Lake Atitlan

      Embark on a challenging hike through patchwork fields and beautiful cloudforest to the top of San Pedro volcano. Enjoy a delicious lunch near the summit whilst gazing out across Lake Atitlan and the towering peaks of the surrounding mountains.

    • Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

      Santiago Bay Kayak & Hike

      Lake Atitlan

      Begin your exploration of Lake Atitlan by taking the kayaks to paddle through Santiago Bay where you pass by the local Tzutujil Maya people working in the fields, washing clothes and fishing from their unique wooden boats.