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Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is a rustic, middle of nowhere kind-of-place, with its own jetti for lake taxi's. It is very relaxing. The rooms are spacious, each one extends to the balconies with awe-inspiring views and tremendous sunsets. We did very little while there, just soaked up the chilled vibe. The food is good, you can eat there, service a little slow. There...

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Brockville, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Because we were having such an excellent stay in Antigua at Hotel y Galeria Uxlabil, my husband and I decided to spend a couple of days at their sister hotel located in San Juan Laguna on Lake Atitlan. This eco-hotel is outstandingly lovely and peaceful and well worth the money! So happy that this place was suggested to us by...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

While travelling and partying for a few weeks in Central America this place was pure bliss to switch off and relax for a night of peace.. So peaceful and the most beautiful views of the lake and volcanos... You could sit all day and just watch the little boats coming in and out..! Beds where so comfortable... Breakfast was delicious..!...

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

This place is amazing. I arrived in the evening and was a bit scary because all you hear is nature and the lake. But woke up for the sunrise and OMG moment happened, the view is incredible. I am from Guatemala and reside in the states, and this place is better than any 5 star hotel. I enjoyed the people...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We've circumnavigated the entire country and the trip isn't even over yet. But arriving here I knew we'd arrived somewhere good and somewhere special. Have all sorts of plans to hike, visit Solola market etc, but you know what? I think I want to put my feet up, watch the lake and maybe go for a kayak from the pontoon...

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Eco Hoteles U, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your special review! We are pleased that you had a great time with us. In general, Guatemala is a great destiny. We invite you to visit us some other time!

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This place seems a little bit Liked a ghost hostel when we arrived. Nobody apart a worker inside. The food was very average, without fragrance. The room was enough big and clean but the humidity was not so Nice. You can fell that this place is really on decline... you must Like the lonelyness if you go There...

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Eco Hoteles U, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable review. We're sorry we did not fulfill your expectations. We are growing in sense of our quality and number of guests, probably you visited us on days when there was no major movement, like happens in every hotel. Definitely the hotel is dedicated to people who want to disconnect from everything, it is a very...

Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

I spent 3 nights at this hotel and I only have positive things to say. The room was very nice, clean, the bed very comfortable and the vues amazing! The food was excellent, of great quality and prepared with much attention. The oatmeal and limonade are a must try! The surrounding was a feast for the eyes, birds, fruits trees,...

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Eco Hoteles U, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review, we are happy if our guests are happy! We will share your review with our staff, they will get the satisfaction of all their hard work. We also try to recommend all our guests to get to Panajachel and take a public boat. You will always be welcome!

Kinston, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel, beautiful. The sauna is usually never open but the breakfast every morning is included and extremely delicious. The view and scenery is breathtaking, the town is gorgeous and the locals are fantastic. Rich culture. I would definitely stay there again. Only reason it's not five stars is that the lake in front is somewhat dirty and the...

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Eco Hoteles U, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your review. We agree, in a visit to Lake Atitlan you must go to San Juan la Laguna, one of the most tranquil and friendly community. About the sauna or temascal, we just ignite when our guests ask for it because as a Eco hotel we do not want to waste resources (in this case...

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We enjoyed the quality of the members and the great views from our room. Excellence in the treatment and happy to have been there. The rooms are big and clean, and the breakfast was abundant and delicious. We would certainly come back and recommend it to anyone who wants to explore the Atitlan Lake.

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Eco Hoteles U, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your review. You will always be welcome!

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 14 December 2015

If you want to get away from the cities and tourist areas, this is the perfect place to relax and unplug. Every room faces the lake and has an incredible view - they even have a hammock on each floor that you can swing in. It doesn't have wifi, but you don't need it here - it's all about being...

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Eco Hoteles U, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan, responded to this review

Dear guest! Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you have a nice experience with us, that is what we want in all our guests. I just want to rectify that now we do have wifi! Finally, we get a nice contract with a local company (so difficult to find) you can connect only in the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are an eco hotel on the shores of lake Atitlan. A special hotel, with excellent view from every room, peaceful and with many activities inside the hotel and its surrounding; we are near a Mayan Tzutujil village called San Juan La Laguna, were you can learn about their interesting culture. We are specialized in bird watching and making different kind of tours (adventure, hiking, cultural, relaxing tours and more) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan

Address: Km 175 | San Juan la Laguna, Atitlan, San Juan la Laguna 07017, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > San Juan la Laguna
Price Range: $60 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Eco Hotel Uxlabil Atitlan 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“All rooms face the lake”
  • Lake Atitlan
 of 5 bubbles antqjar, 26 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The beds are a bit, shall we say sturdy? My back needs a stiffer bed and I LOVED the beds, but it's possible others may not feel that way. I found them very comfortable, though!”
 of 5 bubbles dman0703, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms have a great view. Top floor is brightest, and most isolated. Other floors have a hammock.”
  • View of dock, lake and surrounding mountains from our room.
  • View of hotel from the lake.
  • Our room on top floor.
 of 5 bubbles slcecobroker, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“As always, brig bug spray, and go before the rainy season (April- mid July) the lake level rises. Sweatshirt for the night.”
 of 5 bubbles Fairestraitor, 31 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Higher floors have a better view of the lake, interior rooms have less noise from the town. "C" is for caliente!”
  • View from balcony
 of 5 bubbles 839pageh, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
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