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El Convento Boutique Hotel

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2a. Avenida Norte # 11, Antigua 03001 Guatemala
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#16 of 100 hotels in Antigua
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Located in the historic yet vibrant city of La Antigua, inscribed by Unesco as Cultural World Heritage since 1979, El Convento Boutique Hotel is a door to a majestic experience, inside and out, with its contemporary colonial architecture and premises and world class services, surrounded by the spectacle of a diverse community that throbs with activity in 300 year old churches, plazas and markets. As well as a hot spot destination in Guatemala, Antigua is the perfect place to relax, have a full day of adventures like hiking volcanoes, exploring coffee plantations or sightseeing colonial buildings and museums, or be a fun base for day trips to many of the other must see sites of the country. Plus, Antigua has an interesting food and drink scene. Our chef, Kenny Aldana, has personally created a delicate selection of exquisite gastronomic dishes for the global traveller who enjoys new experiences with a world-class quality.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Rooftop terrace
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Rooftop bar
Concierge
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
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Air conditioning
Fireplace
Private balcony
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Minibar
Flatscreen TV
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Boutique
Charming
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Iamkatyjohnson wrote a review Yesterday
Los Angeles, California87 contributions45 helpful votes
I loved this hotel! It is charming, authentic, and has a great and helpful staff. It is walking distance to everything you want to see. There is so much lush greenery on the property, great breakfast, and an incredible terrace. My room even had a private jacuzzi I enjoyed. I really loved this hotel and how large the rooms and bathroom were. Such a beautiful property in Antigua! Will be back for sure!
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Date of stay: April 2021
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Jacqueline P wrote a review Mar 2021
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Charming venue aesthetic with picturesque backdrops for coffee over two-truths-and-a-lie (or other playful conversation) Quaint pool to mix up your state between adventures (not as warm as a jacuzzi, but refreshing). ...Great shower. Highly recommend.
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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jwb1011 wrote a review Jan 2021
St. Petersburg, Florida98 contributions110 helpful votes
Cannot rave about this property enough! What a hidden treasure in the city of antigua. The property is just beautiful with pools and fountains everywhere, and the rooms were very comfortable. They are historic so a bit dark, but this was not an issue for me personally. What I was impressed by and will remember the most was the service, everyone at this property could not do enough for us! While I have no specific reason to return to Guatemala in the near future, I no less want to come back and spend more time here in this very special place in a very special town.
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
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NamasteHospitality wrote a review Dec 2020
Mexico City, Mexico8 contributions2 helpful votes
After pining for years to visit El Convento, I finally booked to visit for Día de Los Muertos and the Giant Kite Festival of 2020. Unfortunately Covid happened. I called the hotel in April, 7 months before my reservation, to cancel. At this time the borders were closed and the president was telling people NOT to come to Guatemala. I was told that it was all taken care of and the reservation was cancelled, especially given the special circumstances. Fast forward 7 months and I get a charge for $756.16! After phones calls and emails going unanswered, I contacted them via Instagram messenger. After being told on no less than THREE separate occasions that someone from their reservation department would process the refund and send me a voucher for the refund, I received an email that I was being charged a no show fee for a reservation that was Canceled 7 months earlier due to a global pandemic and the borders to the country actually being closed. While I was looking forward to making the trip next year, I have been completely soured on the hotel due to their lack of follow-up and unprofessional handling of what is admittedly a difficult situation. I understand that hotels are suffering, but ripping off customers is NOT the way to mitigate losses. I have lost all respect fo this hotel, which I have admired for many years. AVOID THIS HOTEL LIKE THE PLAGUE. There is a reason that is is no longer ranked number one.
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Alis77_11 wrote a review Jul 2020
Brussels, Belgium115 contributions78 helpful votes
Guatemala can get rough sometimes, but staying in this hotel made us feel like being in a peaceful oasis. The room was immense, with a small terrace with a little pool and fountain in it. All the hotel, room, garden, premises, were very well maintained, peaceful and tastefully designed. Ready for you to enjoy them. We had dinner twice in the restaurant and we really liked it. The kind staff helped us to fix the transfer to spend a couple of hours in Ciudad de Guatemala before leaving us at the airport.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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$171 - $1,211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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GuatemalaSacatepequez DepartmentAntigua
NUMBER OF ROOMS
26
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Frequently Asked Questions about El Convento Boutique Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Casa del Jade (0.2 miles), Casa Santo Domingo Museums (0.2 miles), and ChocoMuseo (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include La Bruja, Wachuma, and Canela Antigua.
Are there opportunities to exercise at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does El Convento Boutique Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, El Convento Boutique Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at El Convento Boutique Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Are there any historical sites close to El Convento Boutique Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Iglesia de San Francisco El Grande (0.4 miles), Real Palacio (0.2 miles), and Casa Popenoe (0.3 miles).