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Hotel Utz Jay

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5 Calle 2-50 Zona 2, Panajachel, Guatemala
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London
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place to stay, really central near the main street and very close to get the boats to the other villages. I arrived really late (3.30am) and someone was there to check me in and see that everything was ok. Showers were hot, which is nice after a long day hiking up the volcanoes or whatever you are doing. It... More 

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Morro Bay, California
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The large room was lined with windows that looked out on the trees and plants of the gardens below. The sounds of birds filled the air. It was walking distance to shops, museums and the lake. There was only one night that the jukeboxes in town could be heard. (Friday, of course) Mostly it was just the sounds of nature.... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

We stayed two nights in this gorgeous hotel. It is well located close to the Main Street and to the lake. The room was good sized and they pay attention to the decoration details. The only negative thing was that We found some spiders in the room. The prices were reasonable and the restaurant has a good breakfast. We suggest... More 

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Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Hotel Utz Jay is a small hotel in Panajachel, a tourist town on Lake Atitlan. You will definitely know you are in a tourist town, as it remains noisy with the sounds of the bars/music/barking dogs, etc until pretty late at night. I'm not fussy, but since I was there on a minor local holiday, I got to listen to... More 

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Thank Oregon-Firefighter
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202 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed this little hotel! The owners are very nice and helpful. I had a bungalow on the second floor and one of the workers helped me bring my suitcases up, because I have some health issues. They have very nice little gardens to take photos of. The dogs are very nice. The room itself was very nice, modern... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

I book this hotel because online was mentioned to be super quiet. Well not . We had 4 americans speaking super loud in front of our balconey every night and our last night was horrible next door a wedding with a musical band latin style until 3 am. not quite at all. We spend 4 nights at hotel. We had... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is close to everything, and had a nice rustic feel. I'd definitely stay here again, the service was excellent, and the hotel seemed very secure. Great value as well! You should be able to walk to any of the local markets, and the lake is only a few blocks away if that. All prices here are very fair.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is very well situated just off the Main Street and a short walk to the ferry port if you fancy a trip to other villages on the lake. The room itself was comfortable and the staff were nice and helpful. Although comfortable, the room could have been a little cleaner as there were some cobwebs. It could have... More 

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Thank Iain G
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Great location close to the main street and the dock but also quiet and peaceful garden. We had a raised cabin-style room with a great covered balcony with comfy seats overlooking the garden. The room itself was fairly average but clean and functional with a dated-looking AC that we didn't use. Breakfast was good (additional cost) and the lady on... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

This hotel is located half a block from the main road and two blocks away from the lake. It is on a quiet side street and offers simple rooms in a cabin style. Note that if you are on the ground level, you may suffer from noises coming from guests moving about on the first floor. WIFI may not work... More 

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