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Catamaran Island Hotel

Rio Dulce, Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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528 reviews 528 reviews
150 hotel reviews
417 helpful votes 417 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 1 night as part of a Tucan tour. Loved it! Fabulous location and property. On a little island and all of the rooms are separate little huts- gorgeous! The pool, restaurant, lobby area and sitting areas are all really nice with lovely views of the water. Our room was really comfortable& clean. We had dinner in the... More 

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Swansea, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had trouble trying to book this hotel on line but in the end were able to book it through the couple with whom we were to sail out of Rio Dulce. It is, incidentally, off Rio Dulce, not Livingston. When you get to Rio Dulce, you have to call the hotel and they send their launch to get you.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Stayed only one night at this hotel as part of a tour. When we arrived, the place was very nice. Our cabin was over the water, which backed on to a dock with large yachts - quite cool, although not what I was expecting from my cabin on the rio dulce. You can't buy drinks directly from the bar, you... More 

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Antigua, Guatemala
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103 reviews 103 reviews
17 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

These cabins are what I imagine the quintessential summer camp cabins to be like. They're very minimalistic but it's a fun concept. My twin 4-year-old boys really got a kick out of staying in cabins over the water so it was worth it. What they lack in plush accommodations, they made up for with a breakfast buffet with plenty of... More 

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Phoenixville, PA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

LOVED IT! Small little cabins clustered around an island with a central bar/restaurant. Several American Expat's also moor their boats on the island. Small heated pool. Most cabins had two twin beds and one double. Rustic bathroom with sink/shower/toilet. Window units and ceiling fans in each room. A small semi-private balcony overlooking the water. Some of our friends even fished... More 

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Antigua, Guatemala
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed here twice with the family and on both occasions we felt let down by the service, the amenities and the general atmosphere. Unfortunately, for the size of room we needed there aren't that many other options in the area. The management on the phone were pretty arrogant and rude. The staff reflected this on arrival by being grumpy... More 

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Springfield, Oregon
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

What an amazing place, great views, great people, great location. The staff and food was great, and many many beers. The pool was so soothing after a day in the sun and again many many beers. I so want to go back as soon as possible.

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Leawood, Kansas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

This hotel was part of a SmarTours excursion to Guatemala. The small bungalows remind one of a place to settle down in a camp grounds. The paths leading to the bungalows are dark and creepy. The bungalows themselves are small, lacking adequate lighting, no amenities to speak of. By the time we ate dinner we were all so tired from... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
71 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We were on a group trip, stayed 1 night Positives - Good base to head up to Livingstone - Nice location, island feel - Wifi ok Negatives - Food pretty average - Rooms ok, try go for overwater rooms - Its an island, so you need to eat/drink here - Beds were too soft (rest of group had same comment)

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56 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Your island hideaway! A very nice island hotel: One arrives from Rio Dulce by water taxi. The surroundings are comfortable, dinner good ( you must put in your order by early afternoon ) but you can order a Pizza ( water taxi ) Breakfast buffet is adequate: fruit, yogurt; eggs, sausage, bacon in warming trays. You can arrange for water... More 

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Address: Rio Dulce, Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Izabal Department > Rio Dulce > Livingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 38
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