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Hotel Mon Ami

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Via Camino Real | Guatemala, El Remate 502, Guatemala
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived at Mon Ami they could not find our reservations (with hotels.com), but luckily they had 1 bungalow available as reserved. Didier, the manager took care of every request we had. Only the personnel was a little "slow". When I asked one morning if they could switch on the wifi router so we could have internet, the lady... More 

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Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i loved this place. it was probably my favorite place in Guatemala because of how tranquil it was (we drove through Guatemala and found it pretty intense to navigate). the lake is lovely with warm water you will never want to get out of. the rooms are beautifully decorated. the restaurant has great fish and the staff is really kind... More 

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Nico P, Propietario at Hotel Mon Ami, responded to this review

thank very much , i like want people said my hotel y restaurant is relax . More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

If you don't mind the occasional roar of howler monkeys in the early morning, the Hotel/Restaurant Mon Ami is about the calmest place you'll find in Guatemala. Even more, it has the touch that's known in Spanish as "buen gusto," good taste. The words describe the hotel's layout, as well as the meals that French-born owner, Santiago Billy, creates in... More 

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Nico P, Propietario at Hotel Mon Ami, responded to this review

thank you ..your description of my restaurant and hotel is fabulous and i thank the reality . go news for the staff . More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We spent three lovely days here at Mon Ami and loved it. Although you're off the beaten track and fairly isolated, if you like getting back to nature, taking dips in the lake and walking or horse riding, it's a perfect place to stay. We had a huge cabin right in the middle of the jungle with an en suite... More 

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Nico P, Propietario at Hotel Mon Ami, responded to this review

thank for the three day in hotel monami in my remote jungle hotel . More 

El Remate, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Excellent place to stay, to rest, to enjoy nature and to eat deliciously. People are very friendly. We enjoyed very much our stay with my husband and will come back any time. We enjoyed the Full Moon nights, the tranquil blue green emerald lake, the strong windy rain storms and the sunny clear after rain lights of the day. The... More 

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Nico P, Propietario at Hotel Mon Ami, responded to this review

thank my friends , my hotel is your place , welcome to hotel and restaurant monami . More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Stayed here and did not regret it. Staff were friendly and chilled and it's in a beautiful setting. So much better than staying in Flores (where I was before). Room was clean and reasonably priced, though a little on the pricey side. Only a little though. Food- interestingly I found most of the food to be so so, unlike a... More 

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thank very much and good trip . best regards , santiago More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I first called to book a room and they confirmed by phone. So, I asked the details by e-mail, just because I will be without internet for the next days, until get at El Remate. They never answer, I try to phone in advance and had no response and I just figure out that the room was not available getting... More 

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mil disculpas . no entendemos lo que pudo pasar pero lo sentimos muchos por el problema que pudimos provocar con... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This is one of the best hotels I've ever stayed at. It's small and intimate. The design of the hotel and grounds is beautiful, the staff friendly, it's incredibly tranquil and I woke each morning to the sound of monkeys and wildlife around the hotel. This is the best place to stay for anyone wanting to be around the flores/Tikal... More 

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mil gracias por su opinion , nos motiva mucho para seguir adelante con nuevos ideales . More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The boss is half French so it's good if you don't speak English. Nice place to stay as it is just in front of the lake. Our room was nice but no blanket so it was cold during the night and the water of the shower wasn't hot (shared shower).

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merci de votre visite al hotel monami , nous vivons dans un climat sub tropical humide et les nuits sont... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

At first, everything seems about right :rooms are clean, the view is pretty nice - the lake is across the road - the service is friendly. Everything is good for staying for a nice one night. Because that is when less appealling things get revealed. Food, for starting. Despite the place supposed to also be a French restaurant, it does... More 

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bonjour . . mauvaise surprise pour toute le staff de MONAMI , tellement de choses qui vous semble pas le... More 

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