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Hotel Real Santander

3a. Av.3-45 Zona 2 Calle Santander, Panajachel, Guatemala
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Ranked #18 of 29 Hotels in Panajachel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We ended up here because of reservation mixup and were pleasantly surprised. Located in center of main street so very close to everything. Had room overlooking the street and sat on balcony on Friday evening watching the traffic go by. Staff was very pleasant and very helpful. Only drawback is no breakfast served there.

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Antigua, Guatemala
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

The Hotel Real Santander is by no means a luxury hotel, but it is clean, reasonably priced, and centrally located in Panajachel, Guatemala. There can be some street noise - it's in the very heart of town - and there was no wifi (I use a stick modem with no problem). But it is always clean and it has a... More

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Grand Bend, Ontario
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148 reviews 148 reviews
89 hotel reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2008

This hotel was booked for us by our guide. We stayed 2 nights. The rooms are above, and there are small shops below as well as the hotel lobby which doubles as a travel agency. There are external stairs, like a motel, to reach the rooms above. It is necessary to climb and drag your luggage up. But once up... More

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New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2007

I've rated this hotel "average" simply because I was expecting "OK" and was quite surprised by the room quality and gracious employees. As mentioned, the street noise can be a bit loud, however, we enjoy that energy so we requested a room right above Calle Santandar. The rooms were spotless, and the office staff very helpful. Kept our bags for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2005

This hotel was amazing and totally unexpected given its surroundings. It can be found about halfway along Calle Santander, the main road in Panachachel above a tour office and some shops. The rooms are huge, immaculately kept and have 2 huge, comfortable double beds. Some might find these minor details, but the T.V. has cable, the toilet paper is folded... More

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Address: 3a. Av.3-45 Zona 2 Calle Santander, Panajachel, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > Panajachel
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