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Hotel Convento Santa Catalina

5 Ave Norte #28, Antigua, Guatemala
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Hotel Convento Santa Catalina
Ranked #51 of 76 hotels in Antigua
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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69 reviews 69 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very interesting hotel due to the location and history, the rooms are basic but clean and the staff is friendly. The grounds are pretty and well-maintained. The location is very convenient to walking to local landmarks and restaurants and the area is safe and comfortable. The minor drawbacks include the lack of warm water (which shouldn't be a huge... More

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London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
25 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Stayed here for one night in April and I have to say I was expecting much better. This is a former convent now a hotel. The location is spot on being close to the centre of town and attached to the famous arch. On the downside I found it to be way overpriced for what it was; the room was... More

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New York City, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

This hotel is everything you want in a destroyed town like Antigua, it has the remnants of the convent with the arc and clock. The rooms are large and furbished with the style of the convent. The hallways have fascinating moments from the convent and an altar, the staff change daily flowers and offering.. It is smack in the middle... More

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Anacortes, Washington
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158 reviews 158 reviews
84 hotel reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We stayed here in March and Antigua was packed. The location can't be beat, right by the Arco, a few blocks from the Merced church and the Plaza Central. The street is a pedestrian mall. We did not have a car; can't comment on parking, but a sign says that it is not available on certain days. Parking is tight... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

The hotel by itself is beautiful, the location is superb but this also comes with a cost. The first problem we encounter was with parking, if you are renting a car or are taking your car to Antigua it would be an inconvenience to stay at this hotel. First of all, they can only give you a parking spot (that... More

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Clanton, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

I have stayed at the hotel twice (with a group of 15) and with Jeanette three times. She and her staff make the difference. I have brought groups and stayed at 7 other hotels over the past few years and this is by far the very best experience (and best price) we have had. It will be hard to find... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

You can't get more central in this beautiful historic town, or more historic in its own right. An old convent with courtyards and plenty of atmosphere. The staff were great - very helpful with all our requests, even looking up a restaurant online for us and directing us to it. We also requested a boxed breakfast as we were leaving... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Great Location at the Arch. Jeanette met me at reception and the great service continued throughout my stay. My Guestroom was comfortable and located just off the courtyard. The bed was comfortable and the room was equipped with a small space heater for the chilly evenings. It was very convenient to have the restaurant in the same building. The food... More

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Nashville, TN
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

This is my 5th place I've stayed in Antigua. By far, this is the most comfortable place I've stayed in for this price! Our beds were very comfortable, rooms were spacious and atmosphere was very pleasant. Hearing the water fountain in the middle of the courtyard was a very nice way to wake up. We only stayed one night as... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We spent Holy Week with Jeanette, Aurora and the staff and could not have asked for better service. We were treated like members of the family. The location next to the Arch is perfect for getting around town. We will definitely stay at the Convent on our next trip.

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Address: 5 Ave Norte #28, Antigua, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Sacatepequez Department > Antigua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Convento Santa Catalina Hotel

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Hotel Convento Santa Catalina is located under the Arch and in the second monastery built in Antigua Guatemala in 1613. Our Hotel keeps the original architecture and the same name. Our Hotel is a historic monument with a colonial environment that provides Hotel and Restaurant Services. ... more   less 
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