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Casa Dona Elena B & B

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

When you arrive you see a well with a door. Does not look like anything special. Then you walk into the office, through the office and you are in a little piece of paradise. We were a family of 4 and stayed in the top level room with 3 double beds. The view from our balcony was spectacular. The gardens... More 

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Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Very welcoming and helpful family run business . Our room was high in the compound overlooking the verdant valley with lots of space and a balcony and immaculately clean .Breakfasts were fresh and delicious and the area was looking over the gardens which flowed down to multiple levels of various accomodation.

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NedwardS_13, Manager at Casa Dona Elena B & B, responded to this review

Thank you EricaDavid for your candid review, please come back ...we will be happy to serve you again! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

I was very happy! Place is accomdating, safe and clean. The rooms are simple but charming. Breakfast was typical Honduran cuisine and delicious. There is additional charge for breakfast and A/C. The one draw back is it is not located with in downtown area of Copan but within 10 minute walking distance but it is a very steep hill. But... More 

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NedwardS_13, Manager at Casa Dona Elena B & B, responded to this review

Thank you Melissa for your compliments in your honest review, very much appreciated... Just want to clarify a couple of things to our potential guests. 1- There is certainly an additional reasonable "energy charge" when AC is requested. We've been advised not to include it in the base rate as many travelers prefer not having AC for a cheaper rate.... More 

San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

Hotel Doña Elena was the location of our homestay while studying Spanish at the Guacamaya school. The owner of the school Enrique brought us to this hotel or we would ne er have found it. We walked the neighborhood day and night and felt very comfortable. Neughbors allowed us to practice our spanish and were very welcoming

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

The view for our room was amazing and the food Dona Elena cooked was excellent. Her young teenage grandson was there and was fun to talk to! It was just up the hill from the city center. I would surely stay here again!

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Auburn, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We stayed here for three nights. The room was satisfactory but there was no bedding (no sheets!)--just a light cotton comforter on top of the mattress. There was one chair on the tiny balcony area which overlooked rooftops and some vegetation. Not a scenic view. Dogs barked throughout the night which caused sleepless periods. The hosts were helpful but busy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The place itself makes you feel at home, rooms are simple but very nice and clean, the view is stunning, specially in the early morning but our most positive experience was the attention of all the people that work there they truly understand how to make you feel special and at home.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

We only stayed for 1 Day at Dona Elenas but it was. A great experience. The room was large and spacious overlooking the Copan hills and she served a delicious breakfast of small pancakes until we were full. We also arranged for dinner there at 7pm and she served a splattering local delights, meat, plantains cream e rd with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful family that were so caring and patient. Clean and homely rooms full of nice touches and yummy traditional breakfasts each morning. Couldn't recommend for highly. Good location just up the hill from the main plaza and in walking distance of the bird sanctuary although there are cheap regulated tuk tuks everywhere. Enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

My family and I have stayed in many locations around the world. We have enjoyed the best hospitality from Elena and her family here, than any where else ever. We consider them our family and will forever keep them in our thoughts and prayers. Great value, great food, superb view along with atmosphere can not be replaced or arrived at... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Dona Elena B&B is owned and operated by a local family dedicated to hosting and care of travelers for more than 15 years. Our strategic location in the heights of Copan Ruinas is set away from the noises of the lively downtown, yet only a few minutes from all main points of interest. Besides, the best panoramic view of the valley and it's surrounding mountains right from your room's balcony also surrounded by open areas with tropical gardens that promise to make you feel relaxed and at peace. Each room is equipped with: - Full size beds with firm Pillow-top mattresses​- Bed-side table with night lamp​- Private Hot-water bathroom​- LCD Cable TV​- Breezy yet silent ceiling fan​- A/C Units​ - Panoramic windows viewing mountain and/or garden​- Private balcony or patio​- Fast speed Wi-Fi​- Lots of space and hygiene. Come stay with us, you'll be happy you did! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Dona Elena B & B

Address: Avenida Centro America | Bo. El Calvario, Copan, Honduras
Location: Honduras > Copan Department > Copan
Price Range: $54 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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