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Chiang Rai, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The layback atmosphere and lovely colors fail to reflect their food. I had eaten here several times 5 years previously and enjoyed many meals. The ground level seating is a real pet lovers treat. That's if you like to eat eye level with dogs begging for food and chasing the garden cats across your lap. In all fairness, the waitress... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is nice and chill you sit on the floor, they have a tent like area and they have a pool. Great for friends. The food is ok but not great. They have free wifi and play nice music. The area is large too so you can come in groups!

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Thank Isabel A
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel looks so good - the restaurant is pretty and the pool and bar are really good and right on the lake. However, the hostel didn't live up to our expectations. We stayed in other Israeli hostels in Central America and found them great but this one was different; it was really cliquey and, in our experience, you will... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Zoola is a beautiful hostel, with nice and comfortable rooms, public area wifi, and really good common areas. The bar by the pool is very nice, and extends right onto the lake. It organises events, tours, shuttles, but many of the people in the hostel are quite clique-y. Many of them (from Israel) tend to stick together at this hostel,... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed her for 2 nights. Everything seemed dirty (both the dorms and the common areas), and there seemed to be a high tolerance for drugs. One of the ladies we stayed with in the dorm told us she got offered drugs several times and witnessed dealing in the bar during her first night. We avoided the common areas accept... More 

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Guatemala
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I only visited Zoola's bar and pool. I wanted to swim (but didn't want to dive into the lake) so I tried going to Zoola's and you can access the pool if you buy something from the bar. The management is very relaxed and friendly. This place is for people interested in partying.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our food. The place was full for the law session. It's a good sign. The food was good. We took shnizel that was Yammi humus very Yammi the shakshuka was nice falafel ok. And don't miss the cheese cake. In the back there is a sweet swimming pool. With a bar. In general it's a place for young... More 

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Thank Vaya T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Really chill. We stayed in the lounge for a very long time. The rooms were nothing special, but sufficient. The showers were cold. You can go kayaking. There was less partying than advertised. The reception guy was never there though. The kitchen staff were more helpful.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Zoola is a hostel in which most people go to party, if that is what you're looking for is great but it's not the typical hostel for backpackers of South America, most of the times is full of Israeli or Americans drinking in the pool, which for an hour could be fun but not for 3 days in a row.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

I've been to Zoola several times and it's definitely one of my favorite spots in San Pedro and all of Guatemala. The outdoor pool/bar area is just incredible... there is no way you can't have a good time there any time of day. I also love the zoola lounge area where you can eat, drink, or just lay down. It... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet

Additional Information about Zoola

Address: Xetawal, Zona 2, San Pedro La Laguna 07018, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > San Pedro La Laguna
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Zoola Guatemala/San Pedro La Laguna
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