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Hotel El Recreo Lanquin Champey

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Solingen, Germany
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very basic hotel. Room very rudimentary, simple furniture. Sanitary equipment clean but also very basic. For one night ok. Good location to visit the sinter terraces. We stayed here with a travel group.

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Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

The hostel is located right on the river and near the bus station, where all the buses in and out of town go. They have a good Semuc Champey tour, but be careful of scams when on the tour, always ask the price. They have helpful staff which was nice after an awful stay at HOTEL OASIS (don't stay here!!)....

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed February 8, 2017

After failing to find our hotel in town, we back tracked and found this gem in the forest. This is a basic Mayan rustic hotel. The rooms are clean but do not have any amenities. There is a restaurant with good food. The staff does not speak English but try to understand you, so be prepared to point at things...

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Bruxelles
Reviewed December 3, 2016

We stayed there one night, and this was enough... The hotel is nothing special, with rooms in serious need of a refurbishment, but at least, it was clean and conviniently located. Food was nothing special. Not great but OK for one night.

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Thank arthemise21
Reviewed July 12, 2016

We arrived in Lanquin (45 min away from Semuc Champey) full of excitement and ready to explore! This hotel was the first hotel at the entrance of the village. After seeing other hotels in Lanquin, and staying in another hostal in Coban from the same owner, we decided to stay here. The hotel is literally in the middle of the...

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Thank Leslie E
Reviewed June 22, 2016

It's an old low budget hotel, with a couple of new rooms, more clean and better infrastructure. Free parking Have to be careful with the wild life, cause is all around. Even inside the room, we found a scorpion in the sink.

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Sapa, Vietnam
Reviewed May 6, 2016

Please note there are two hotels , I'm referring to the one at the entrance to the village, we stayed in the new house/villa, it seems to be a new building, it has the basic needs for a one night sleep before going to semuc champey

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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night at this small hotel in the middle of the jungle. We were close to the caves which was nice to visit. Our room was what you should be expected in the jungle. We stayed in the back our bed was reasonably comfortable room was clean lots of hot water. No extra pillows though. The restaurant was...

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Jaco, Costa Rica
Reviewed November 18, 2015

Its a really nice hotel surrounded amazing mounts and river. The rooms are comfortable and clean. My favorite part was the buffet dinner which so rich and delicious. The staff was nice, helpful and created great atmosphere. I also took a tour to Semuc Champey one of the greatest place that I have ever seen. I can recommend to everyone...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

I was extremely displeased by this hotel because of the high ratingsgiven to it. The rooms where paper thin and there was barely any hot water. They have two filthy swimming pools that are black from algae. The food is soggy and disgusting. The beds are uncomfortable. Absolutely do not recommend.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Hotel El Recreo Lanquin Champey

Address: Lanquin, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Alta Verapaz Department > Lanquin
Number of rooms: 25
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“Back rooms are quieter, there are several rooms alongside the restaurant, which can be nosier, although the ones in the back of the restaurant aren't as bad.”
hardk2015, Apr 8, 2015 | Read review
“4 separate buildings with sleeping rooms - singles, double beds, and multiple beds. Rooms in main building are closest to meals and parking.”
LBlank-SalinasCA, Jan 2, 2014 | Read review
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