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Lush Atitlan/Hotel Aaculaax

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Concord, MA
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45 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are healthy and looking for something different and a little adventurous, go to Lush on San Marcos. The rooms were pretty clean, definitely different and fun. Our suite, Cascade, was two rooms, two baths with a kitchen. Very nice but you must be able to climb the equivalent of three flights of stone steps up the side of... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is an amazing garden in front of the lake with rooms around It, just beautiful. Lily and the staff were very nice. Good place to enjoy a quite and relaxed stay. Breakfast at the terrace is great, very traditional. They close the front door at night let staff know if you are coming back late at night so... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We certainly enjoyed our stay at LUSH. It is very clean with hot water. I love the treehouse atmosphere, the view and the location near the water. My only concern would be for children under 10. The spindles on the railings are very far apart, thus children could easily fall great distances. Other than this concern, it is a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Lush is enchanting. If you have a penchant for the arts and a desire to be surrounded in a peaceful setting, thus place is for you. This is my second visit and each time I notice artistic nuances from stained glass, design of rooms, the sound of birds and the magnificent view of Lake Atitlan. Service is exceptional and the... More 

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

I spend one night there and I fell in love with the hotel, everything is ecofriendly/vintage/green. The breakfast is also really good, the croissants were glorious. There's not cellphone signal there, but you can use the wifi from the hotel, but trust me, you won't need it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Best in town no doubt about that. The food quality and price just doesnt add up. And I mean that in the best of way. I stayed in San Marcos for 2months and I can say that this place serves one of the best dinners around all the Lake. I havent stayed in the hotel but I definitely will when... More 

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afriend921
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Gorgeous secret garden tucked away off the main drag. My boyfriend & I loved the beautiful architecture & interior design. Unbelievable colored mosaics & stained glass everywhere, the entire place is a giant work of art. Super cozy rooms, really friendly staff, excellent onsite restaurant. We could not have asked for a better place. Some friends recommended Lush, it was... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

We came with another couple and they pick this place. I had been in San Marcos before and I love the vibra in this place but Aaculaax was the icing!!! Amazing location, beautiful rooms with breathtaking views, cool design and the best of all is how they built this hotel 100% eco. Just loved it! What a hidden gem

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We stayed at Lush for four nights, and loved it. The room was gorgeous and extremely comfortable, and the hotel terrace/restaurant is a lovely place to hang out. We enjoyed the breakfasts, cocktails, and dinner...well, everything, really. Thanks to all the staff for a perfect holiday.

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

I stayed in Luz for two nights and in Cascada for my last night. Luz is a beautiful private suite with a comfy and warm bed. Cascada has an amazing lake view to wake up to. Breakfast has the most delicious jam I've ever had. Staff is nice and welcoming and would check in with me every morning. Hotel is... More 

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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lush is ideally located on a hillside on the shores of spectacular Lake Atitlán in San Marcos La Laguna, Guatemala. The hotel has 10 unique rooms and suites, each one individually designed, with one-of-a-kind art works and locally made furniture. All of the rooms boast of incredible views of the lake and surrounding volcanoes, a private terrace or balcony, offering guests a harmonious balance with the surrounding nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lush Atitlan/Hotel Aaculaax

Address: Barrio 3, San Marcos La Laguna, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > San Marcos La Laguna
Price Range: $15 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Lush Atitlan/Hotel Aaculaax Guatemala/San Marcos La Laguna
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