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Reviewed 1 week ago

Who would have thought such an oasis of comfort exists in such a remote location. This 20 year old Eco Lodge built by an Argentinian Carlos Luis E is obviously his dream home and hobby. He hires local people to help him build, modify and maintain the lodge. This Jungle Paradise allows for an incredible restful sleep through the night....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By recommendation from friends we had a relaxing and wonderful stay at the finch Tatin with excellent service from Wilmer and staff. The cabin on the river shore with our own private jetty gave us tranquil moments.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to literally get away from it all. Common area with tons of hammocks is awesome. Good food for reasonable prices and shared meals in the evening with all other guests. Lots of spiders and even scorpions around. No electricity after 10 pm. Kayaks for rent - easy paddle to the hot springs and maybe even...

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

We stayed in a bungalow with a private bathroom which was roomy, clean and comfortable. Hot water was very nice and the pool was lovely to have as it was hot when we arrived. The tour was brilliant despite starting at 4am. The guides are very experienced, Great food too and as a coeliac I had a lot of options...

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Reviewed August 31, 2016

Some friends and I stayed here and absolutely loved it. Beautiful hotel in a beautiful place. That being said: 1. This is in the jungle, there will be very large spiders, maybe scorpions, lots of bugs and mosquitos. 2. The staff does not follow you around asking what you need. But don't be shy! They're very helpful. 3. Be aware...

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Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

We definitely recommend you go for the experience if and ONLY IF you know and are Ok with: 1. It is NOT a hostel, there are no kitchen facilities for you to use, not even the fridge. Everything, water included is bought. 2. No WiFi at all (there was at one time but it was abused and now no one...

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Reviewed August 28, 2016

The Finca Tatin is a great place to go if you want to get away from it all. It is set deep within the heart of the jungle around the Rio Dulce, on the way to Livingston. The management and service is extremely helpful and friendly, very accommodating, and the jungle cabins themselves are really comfortable and quite unique. There...

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Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in Finca Tatin and the place wasnicely surprising. It's on the Rio Dulce, surrounded by the jungle. The bungalows are pretty and quite comfy. Be careful if you don't like bugs and spiders though, because you'll find one or two in your bedroom. The common area is equipped with plugs to recharge your devices and amacas...

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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my boyfriend at the end of July and the place is incredible! We stayed at the top of "La torre" in line with the jungle canopy. The setting is incredible right in the middle of the jungle. The hotel offers dinner at night. Everyone eats together which is lovely and the food there is delicious. You...

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Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in the middle of the jungle. This place is fantastic!. Rooms are quite good, and the service very friendly. The only thing I can say bad is haven't got wifi and you can't pay with credit cards or dollars, just cash with quetzal. The boat to Livingston cost 55q to go and go back to the hotel....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Finca Tatin is a hotel in the jungle, unique for it`s surroundings, and the simple and friendly atmosphere within.Owned by argentinian-italian globber trotter Carlos Simonini.Our place is special because we live in harmony with Nature; respect and protect the biodiversity while we work and live in the Rain Forest.How do we respect nature?If you look for a simple, relaxed time, good food, excellent company, wonderful places to explore, “FINCA TATIN IS YOUR DESTINATION”!Where is the Finca Tatin?Finca Tatin is on the Rio Tatin, a branch of the Rio Dulce. We are 20minutos boat from Livingston, the Caribbean Garifuna people, and 45 minutes by boat from Fronteras (Rio Dulce) .. ... more   less 

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Address: Rio Tatin, Barra de Lampara | Puerto Barrios, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18002, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Izabal Department > Rio Dulce > Livingston
Price Range: $19 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Finca Tatin Livingston
Hotel Finca Tatin Guatemala/Livingston
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“The cabins by the river are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles maria_e_andren, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Bungalows up front have great river views but are also close to arrival dock and can get loud after dark.”
 of 5 bubbles clariyandy, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“choose water front houses, they are brighter and lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles krolikv, Jul 11, 2016 | Read review
“I paid extra to be on the water but there is enough dock space and hammocks there any room will be good.”
 of 5 bubbles alisona986, Jun 6, 2016 | Read review
“Let them help you organize transportation.”
 of 5 bubbles 281lizzym, May 1, 2016 | Read review
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