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Hotel San Carlos

Av. La Reforma 7-89, Zona 10, Guatemala City 01010, Guatemala
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Ranked #12 of 47 Hotels in Guatemala City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014
tiguaguy central Wisconsin, USA
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greenfield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Had a reservation but they had no room! Made us walk 2 blocks to an drab 2nd story apartment on probably not so safe streets with our luggage and 2 small kids. The place looked great and we did have a nice meal that was reasonably priced. We paid a premium to be in the hotel on our last day... More 

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central Wisconsin, USA
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15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel for three nights on a business trip in 2013, plus some other one night stays. Location was an important reason, but the hotel is very comfortable for me, and I enjoy their restaurant , small bar and lobby seating areas. However, here's a tip if you have been in Antigua for a while and... More 

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Nelson, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

I highly recommend this elegant hotel. When our airport pickup fell through, the day manager offered us free drinks and upgraded us to a lovely suite which we were able to occupy at 9:00 am, we'll before check in time. The staff in general were very friendly and accommodating and our stay very comfortable.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We stayed two nights in the 2-bedroom apartment that faced the back of the building (read: it was more quiet). The apartment was clean and gorgeous, and a great value if you are two people (like two colleagues) who need a comfortable place to stay and a work space. Each room has its own bathroom (complete with zillions of towel... More 

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Vienna, Austria
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I came to Guatemala for business and was booked into this hotel by my local colleague. Initially my experience was fine. The rooms and the breakfast were nice. But one of the issues that I had initially was that some of the reception staff did not speak english. I was supposed to stay at the hotel for a total of... More 

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Placencia, Belize
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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

We chose San Carlos because of its proximity to the Zona Viva (walking distance, but I would taxi at night). It appears charming from the outside, and inside it is decorated impeccably with antiques, cozy sitting areas, as well as a main bar, restaurant, pool, and front desk area that sells some drinks and toiletries. However, there were some basic... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

This unique, small hotel is staffed by lovely people dedicated to excellent service. The complimentary breakfast offerings are authentically Guatemalan and delicious. Good internet service and good value. Very close to the high-priced hotel district but a reasonable rate.

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Lansing, Michigan
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We received such a warm welcome, excellent friendly service, and some extras included in the room price. The complimentary breakfast off the menu offered many choices. We enjoyed a complimentary rum cocktail in a quaint little bar. The grounds, sitting rooms, and breakfast room are elegant. Will stay here again next trip to Guatemala City.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

Good value boutique hotel near to main centres. Good english spoken by friendly staff. Free breakfast and cocktail for first nights stay. On a busy road so maybe avoid rooms at the front although noise is not bad for a busy city. Charming very green garden with WIFI to sit and work or relax in peace with free coffee running... More 

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San C, General Manager at Hotel San Carlos, responded to this review

Thank you for you review. It´s great to know you had a nice experience on your visit. We hope to see you soon. More 

New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

This is is really nice hotel, really warm welcome from Roberto the manager...Wished my sister and I were staying there for more than one night.... We received a welcome cocktail when we arrived, and voucher for an alcoholic drink for later on in the day (turns it's only for a rhum and coke only)... Airport transfer is included, so before... More 

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Address: Av. La Reforma 7-89, Zona 10, Guatemala City 01010, Guatemala
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Location: Guatemala > Guatemala Department > Guatemala City
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Number of rooms: 23
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