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Hotel Utz Jay

5 Calle 2-50 Zona 2, Panajachel, Guatemala
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Ranked #5 of 29 Hotels in Panajachel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013
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48 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

The place is very comfortable, quiet, has a beautiful garden with lots of options to sit and enjoy a drink. They provide enough information, organize the usual tours for you, but well and reliable. It is a haven in the otherwise commercial and gray Panajachel.

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Antigua, Guatemala
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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

I have stayed in the Hotel Utz Jay during my trips to Atitlan. It has always been a comfortable stay. The people who owrk there are very nice and accommodating. The breakfast is served on premise in a nice patio....it's a good breakfast, coffee right outside your room....yes there is a charge, it's worth it. The also have a sauna... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We thought breakfast was included so we paid for a double, but we sleep in one bed and did not get any breakfast. So we felt cheated and fooled. Hot water was in the reverse so it took us some time to figure it out. Room (#10) was great with private bathroom. Nice terrace with no view . Internet and... More

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Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We stayed here during our visit to Lake Atitlan. A great value with breakfast included. Several bungalow style rooms spread out on the property amongst the garden. Wi-Fi, & cable TV included. Just a block off the main street and short walk to the docks. A great location and a great price. Plenty of HOT water for showers, they provide... More

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Had a very nice time at this hotel. It is located off of the main drag in town. The staff were extremely friendly and courteous. The owner has 2 German Shepherd dogs that are very friendly and play well with children. Breakfast was included with the room and was very good.

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London, United Kingdom
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69 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We spent 4 nights at Hotel Utz Jay while visiting Lake Atitlan. The hotel is in a very good location - close to the main street & the two ferry points in Panajachel. We had a upstairs room with balcony, which was nice to come back to and relax. The room was of average size with a double & single... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Awesome hotel with helpful staff and lush, relaxing garden! Close to the market and lake shore, but very quiet and tranquil. The breakfast option in the morning was a definite plus. ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////

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Fort St. John, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We stayed in this hotel in May for a few days.....I would say best value for anywhere we stayed in Guatemala last four years......breakfast wonderful and made to order, flexible, interesting, wonderful rooms, . We loved this hotel, and anyone else we have recommended it to thought we were genus's.........Including the reasonable price or this hotel, I would give it... More

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

A bunch of little bungalows? basically each building had a hotel room on first floor or second floor. Flowers and vines hid porches and stairs so you really felt secluded and private. Two short blocks off the main drag so nice and quiet to sleep. If you walk to Main Street and turn left one block down is the post... More

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Midland, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

June 2013 - we had a great stay at Hotel Utz Jay in Panajachel. I would highly recommend this hotel. It is a very convenient location - a couple blocks from the main street and close to the port. Since it is not on the main road, it is very quiet. The hotel has a very nice courtyard with lots... More

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Address: 5 Calle 2-50 Zona 2, Panajachel, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > Panajachel
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Number of rooms: 13
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