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“Excellent service & perfect location!”
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Lomas de Tzununa
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“Excellent service & perfect location!”
Reviewed April 2, 2013

We stayed for three days about 3 weeks ago and enjoyed our stay very much. From here it's easy to take the boats at the dock (just wave) and visit all the other small villages around the lake with the benefit of coming back from these hectic villages to the tranquility of Lomas. The food was amazing especially the Belgian fries with homemade mayonnaise ;-) And last but not least, we were very happy with the service given by the owner.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 9, 2013

We had three nights more to do in Atitlan and ended here located between Santa Cruz and San Marcos. What a magic place, like a birds nest high up on the cliffs overlooking the entire lake. But you may have to climb the 350 steep steps up from the boat jetty!! If this is a problem,the manager can pick you up by car on a back road. Only 6 duplex,all the same with same views, well fitted, clean and neat with an astonishing view from your private terrace, and from the restaurant terrace as well. Good food and wines, but a bit slow. But here you do not worry about time, just soak in the sweeping view and silence. A bit pricy perhaps, but worth it. Neg sides: a bit isolated, for dinner, restaurant at site is the only option,´cause you do not want to chase hungry dogs along a dirt road in the dark.
The local village Tzununá is only a short walk, runs a simple village life with no much charm but interesting and on the way to San Marcos, an easy walk. Highly recommended hotel.

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed February 24, 2013

My girlfriend and I just recently returned from a week long trip through Guatemala. We planned to stay in the Attitlan area for our last few days to unwind from a hectic "see all" between Mayan ruins and hiking volcanoes. Lomas de Tzunun'ya was the perfect place for us to recharge and relax. The rooms are simply put breathtaking. They all face south towards the looming volcanoes of Attitlan and San Pedro. They each have a private balcony where one can enjoy the sun, the quiet, the occasional distant hum of motor boats far below, and beautiful sunrises and sunsets. There is also a swimming pool and pool chairs. You can easily spend a day or two just hanging around the hotel and not wanting to do much of anything else. The main lodge and restaurant are located above the rooms. There is breakfast, lunch, and dinner served by a very friendly staff. The food is excellent. The architecture of the place is something to marvel: mixture of stone and wood built on a cliff side steep enough that it couldn't have been easy to do. The shower and water ran well and the beds were very comfortable, with two beds per room. When you go, make sure to say hi to the nice owners, Thierry and Maria, as well as their friendly cat, Luna, who wanders around the hotel premises.

Room Tip: When coming from Panajachel, make sure to ask to be dropped over at the dock for the hotel and not S...
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Ventura, California
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Reviewed February 18, 2013

We stayed a couple of nights at Lomas de Tzununa on a recent trip to Guatemala.

The hotel has absolutely gorgeous views and rooms and bathrooms were very clean with hot water and toilets that allow flushing of the paper (a treat!). The owners are friendly and helpful and the food at the restaurant is fantastic.

For those who want east of other restaurants, or nightlife....the hotel is pretty isolated. You are basically in for the night by the last boat around 5:30 p.m. The price is pretty steep for Guatemala...but for many waking up to a completely unobstructed view of the lake and volcanos may be worth it.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed February 11, 2013

My husband and I started our visit at Lake Atitlan at Lomas de Tzununa and what a start it was! The hotel is situated high above the lake for the most breathtaking view imaginable. It was the perfect retreat to relax and de-stress from "normal life" for a bit. The staff was kind, attentive and helpful. The owners, Thierry & Maria were warm and welcoming which was unexpected and so wonderful - Thierry even played classical guitar for us! We had the most delicious dinners in the restaurant, one warmed by the fire, and the other gazing out into the night sky over Lake Atitlan. I have never heard such peace and quiet from our private deck in the evening. I will never forget the experience and cannot wait to return to this hotel! If you are looking for charm, relaxation, good food, great conversation and an amazing view, Lomas de Tzununa is the place for you!
-Kerri and Daniel

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 9, 2013

Lake Atitlan, situated at 1,500m altitude, is a must-see experience when in Guatemala. Hotel Lomas de Tzununa is ideally situated 100m above the lake on a (very) steep hillside facing south. It is highly recommended to take the 350 steps from the jetty. Good exercise. We stayed 3 nights, 16-19 December. Former UN diplomat Thiery and his family provide both warm and insightful hospitality together with their staff, which have all been recruited from the local village, Tzununa. All the rooms are light and spacious. The restaurant menu is varied and very good with a lot of home made stuff. All tremendous value. If you can force yourself away from just sitting in a chair taking in the intoxicating views try kayaking and swimming in the lake in the morning as the xocomil starts blowing from the Pacific every day around lunch time creating sizeable waves hitting the north shore. We loved every minute of it.

Room Tip: All rooms have stunning south facing views of the lake and the volcanos.
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed January 6, 2013

For the past 3 years, I have brought small tour groups of about 16 people to Lomas de Tzununa. We go other places in Guatemala, but this hotel always get the consistent raves from my clients.
The location is dazzling. You feel like a helicopter dropped you off on a hillside paradise.

The food is always fresh, local and delicious. Thierry & Maria go out of their way to make all guests feel welcome. They know so much of the local history, having worked for the United Nations in Guatemala during the Civil War.

Having traveled to many exotic destinations, world-wide, I can assure you that Lomas de Tzununa is among the very best.

Room Tip: All rooms are equally spectacular in terms of view.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
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Property: Lomas de Tzununa
Address: Punta Tzanchaj, Tzununa | Tzununa, Santa Cruz La Laguna 07014, Guatemala
Location: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > Santa Cruz La Laguna
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Spa Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Santa Cruz La Laguna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Lomas de Tzununa 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Lomas de Tzununa is located in Tzununa (Municipalily of Santa Cruz La Laguna), Lake Atitlan. The Hotel has 10 rooms all with wonderful views on the Lake Atitlan and its villages, private bathrooms and a private balcony. Lomas de Tzununa has a restaurant (national and international food), wi fi internet connection in public areas, swimming pool and access to the Lake Atitlan. We also rent kayaks and have a private boat for trips arround the Lake.There are eleven Tuc Tuc (moto Taxi) available at Tzununa's main pier to come up (they charge Q 15 per person). We have a permaculture project above the hotel were we produce some of the vegetables, herbs and all the eggs we serve at the hotel. We have a new big room that we just built we can host workshops (Yoga, Qi Gong, Meditation), planing meetings for businesses, Conferences, Courses, small weddings, and so on! Come and enjoy spectacular views and wonderful hospitality! ... more   less 
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Lomas De Tzununa Hotel Santa Cruz La Laguna
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