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Villa Santa Catarina

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Santa Catarina Palopo, Panajachel, Guatemala
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Ranked #11 of 29 Hotels in Panajachel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I did not stay in this hotel, but did dine with my family at their restaurant, so this review is about the restaurant. I was so disappointed that I ordered Pepián, and what I got tasted like it was made from the pre-made boxed powder that you can buy at the store. I am a native of Guatemala, I can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This is quite a good hotel. All rooms have a balcony and those on the top floor are very bright and have a nice view of the lake and the volcanoes. Rooms are on the plain side, but big and comfortable. There is no phone and just a small tv (no remote). The bathroom has no hair drier but there... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Another quaint hotel we stayed in... quaint, vey simple rooms, beautiful surroundings... hot water was a bit spotty - take fast showers on cool mornings. Beds were okay but the overall experience was still priceless. I'd stay here again! The area is beautiful, the little town is full of character, and right on the shores of Lake Atitlan.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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16 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Villa Santa Catarina is located about 10 minutes away from Panajachel in the outskirts of the small town of Santa Catarina Palopó. The hotel is just a few hundred yards from the lake and offers breathtaking views of the volcanoes. The gardens are gorgeous and a great place to relax poolside or in one of the hammocks. I love that... More 

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We went there for lunch on January 26 and we ordered soups 2 burguers sandwiches a chile relleno. They brought us 1 burguer and the other one never came so we cancelled it, they did however charged it and a tip and we said to take it of the bill and the waiter insisted he brought it over wich he... More 

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Lancashire, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The hotel is situated in a small quiet village and is only 100yds from the shores of Lake Atitlan so it is a very nice location. The hotel itself is pleasant, well decorated and in well tended grounds that have a swimming pool and a small relaxing pool. Both were cleaned on a daily basis whilst I was there. Our... More 

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Evanston, Il
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We were on a 3-week tour of The Lost World of the Mayans with a small group (9) for two nights. Our room was large and had a lovely terrace. The shower in the bathroom was enormous. We arrived about 7:30 PM after a long day of travel from Copan, Honduras and went to dinner right away. The food was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Gorgeous setting, killer location, and great restaurant (their hot chocolate is fantastic!). However, the beds were terrible (way too firm!) and overpriced. I don't think that I would return to this location.

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Lima, Peru
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Great hotel, excellent service. Some rooms need a little updating, old tvs, but the service and the food is great. I highly recommend it. The lake is very close and there is a beautiful town very close. Locals sell colorful textiles.

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The perfect place to start discovering the lake Atitlan far from the noisy and dusty Panajachel atmosphere. Nice hotel with a pleasant colonial style. Very friendly staff. Rooms are spacious each with a beautiful terrace above the large swimming pool. Rooms are very neat ,well equipped. Besides, prices are very reasonable. There is no miracle; the manager in charge, Mister... More 

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Address: Santa Catarina Palopo, Panajachel, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > Panajachel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Santa Catarina 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Villa Santa Catarina Panajachel, Guatemala - Lake Atitlan

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