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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

One of the poorest hotels that I've stayed in. The bathroom was very weak and the toilet flush did not work. Refrained from taking a shower. Breakfast was also poor. Could not sleep enough due to children shouting until 10 pm. I would not recommend anyone to stay unless this is your last option on your way to the Lake...

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Clarendon Hills, Illinois
Reviewed July 30, 2016

You tend to get what you pay for in Guatemala, but thought "not so much here." I think if the place were cheaper than what it is, it would be fine. I travel to Guatemala frequently and have stayed in the full range of hostels and hotels. We had roaches in our room, and the shower was completely disgusting and...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed July 8, 2016

Stayed here for just the one night thank goodness! Got in to the room and the towels were dirty they had marks on them and still had hair from previous guests. The beds were also not clean. When we complained at the front desk they would not give me a new towel unless we showed them the other one and...

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Maitland, Florida
Reviewed June 5, 2016

This is an adequate hotel for a visit to Panajachel. It is conveniently located on the main street, walking distance to restaurants and all the shopping. Just a few blocks to the water's edge. It was clean but very plainly furnished.

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Antiguo Cuscatlan, El Salvador
Reviewed May 16, 2016

This is a hotel in the most cool street of Pana: calle Santander, where many restaurants are open frequently at night. The hotel rooms are very basic, but they are clean. All has private bathroom. The hotel is clean, cheap and near lake shore. They serve little breakfasts, too.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

We spent one night in Kakchiquel and found it perfectly fine but wasn't somewhere I particularly enjoyed for a particular reason. It was an adequate base, located well to explore the town. The wifi was usable and the beds were comfy. The shower was cold and the breakfast menu left a little to be desired.

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Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is to be avoided. It was filthy, it smelled and its location was noisy. We refused to stay here after only one night. The shower heater was wired on top of the shower and wires were exposed. Electric wire + water? Walls were paper thin and the staff were very unhelpful, unapologetic and generally apathetic. This hotel is...

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Racine, Wisconsin
Reviewed October 29, 2015

We were guided to Hotel Kakchiquel by Juan, a vendor. We loved this hotel so much we stayed twelve weeks!. The interior of the hotel, including the pool, has Mayan beauty. Our room was huge. Our view over the balcony was phenomenal, overlooking villages high on the mountain. We were a five-minute walk from the most beautiful lake in the...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed July 27, 2015

Room was average size, no window with three beds. Private bathroom with tiny sliver of window. Shower water was hot. Used the Free Wifi but didn't eat at the restaurant. Great location in Panajachel. Porters and Service was good.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stayed here on a service trip March 2014. To be honest, the rooms were not the cleanest... there were 12 rooms we had all together and I think half of us had cockroaches at one point or another. Another room in our group also had overflowing plumbing. However, the employees were helpful in getting rid of the insects for...

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hotel Kakchiquel

Address: Calle Santander, Panajachel, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > Panajachel
Price Range: $63 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
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Kakchiquel Hotel Panajachel
Hotel Kakchiquel Panajachel, Guatemala - Lake Atitlan
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“Wifi in the lobby. It didn't reach into the room we were in.”
 of 5 bubbles Accountantgirl, Jun 5, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Mr. Horacio”
 of 5 bubbles carmengonzalezh, May 16, 2016 | Read review
“if you don't like the room they offer, ask for another one. We did.”
 of 5 bubbles ellenelizabeth2015, Oct 29, 2015 | Read review
“Be sure to request a room with a window as there isn't AC, away from common areas will likely be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles SariAndErik, Jun 7, 2015 | Read review
“Get a room with a window. The noise is less bothersome than the lack of air.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolTom41, Jun 6, 2015 | Read review
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