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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Classic Old hotel in the heart of the old town. Elevator for baggage not regular passengers. Traditional Guatemalan food in restaurant. Lots of restaurants in area that you can walk too. Rooms very plain, bathrooms old style.

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WhiteFireLady Thank you very much for sharing such good comments regarding your most recent stay with us. We hope that you can visit us again very soon. Warm wishes,

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 January 2017

What can you say about this iconic hotel! Very old and sort of rundown but in a well-preserved and beautiful way. Room was very small and even though the window was shut the noise from the road outside was horrendous. Bathroom minimum but everything worked. Water hot and shower pressure good. Beds small but in spite of noise had a...

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

Ms Clare I would like to thank you for your opinion about us. Your comments are very important because they encourage us to improve our service. Hoping to see you soon, Sincerely

Reviewed 20 November 2016

Comfy! Three traveler...three beds! Enough space and comfortable for a short trip. Excellent location on Centro historico.. Exactly what we were looking for! Came for Metallica concert. I definately would recommend it!

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Le envío este breve mensaje para agradecer que haya enviado sus comentarios por su pasada visita a Hotel Pan American....

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The hotel is in old town by the square so it's got that going for it. Our room was about as small as it could be. Just large enough to fit a twin bed and an armoire. Tiny bathroom too. No A/C, just a ceiling fan that goes whamp-whamp-whamp all night. Food was okay, service a bit slow.

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your opinion about us. Your comments are very important because they encourage us to improve our service. Respectfully,

Cabo San Lucas
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Before we traveled I read somewhere that you should go straight to Antigua from the Guatemala City airport. After our month long trek through Guatemala, Chiapas and Tabasco I have to say I agree. We stayed at the Pan American, which was very well located. It wasn't... bad... it just wasn't... good. It got us through out one and only...

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your opinion about us. Your comments are very important because they encourage us to improve our service. Respectfully,

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is a great location in central downtown Guatemala City, hard to beat it. And it's not bad value for money. Rooms vary, some are nice and large, others smaller, some have TV, others don't. The whole place has an old-fashioned feel to it, the fittings must be original 1940s. There is free wifi, laundry service, a restaurant. I wasn't...

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your opinion about us. Your comments are very important because they encourage us to improve our service. Hoping to see you soon,

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Interesting looking if rather gloomy hotel. Mattress much too unsupportive and contained bugs which inflicted about thirty bites on my right side during one night's sleep. Handy for the main square and for those interested in old style hotels otherwise not recommended.

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your opinion about us. Your comments are very important because they encourage us to improve our service. In addition to your comment, we like to inform you that the Hotel has a monthly control pest for the security and comfrot for our custumers. We are goingo to check this control for future reservations....

Antigua, Guatemala
Reviewed 30 June 2016

While I was in Zone 1 of Guatemala City, I took the opportunity to visit Pan American Hotel. I was curious. After all, this is a famous landmark of early 20th Century history of the city --especially of the downtown area. I went to visit the hotel, hoping that it would look absolutely wonderful, taking me back to the 1940's...

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your opinion about us. Your comments are very important because they encourage us to improve our service. Respectfully,

Searsport, Maine
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Loved. Loved this hotel. Felt like I was in an old Humphrey Bogart Movie. Although the rooms are small, you only want to sleep there anyway. Rooms overlook the small lobby and very large dining room. There are displays of local crafts and a wonderful display of old telephones used fro late 1800's. Just take a left after exit and...

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Silvia C, Gerente at Pan American Hotel, responded to this review
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Estimado Cliente y amigo Agradecemos el tiempo que ha tomado para compartirnos sus Valiosos comentarios. Nos es grato saber que...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 March 2016

I know this hotel from the 60's when everyone working for the Tikal Project stayed here overnight for $5.00/night connecting to an Aviateca flight into the Peten. There were no roads into the north back then. In the lobby, they have an old register on display. We used to sign in and look over to see who else was here....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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Additional Information about Pan American Hotel

Address: 9A Calle 5-63 | Zona 1, Guatemala City, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Guatemala Department > Guatemala City
Price Range: $61 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pan American Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 55
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Pan American Hotel Guatemala/Guatemala City
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Guatemala City
#3 Green Hotel in Guatemala City
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“Do not drink water out of the tap there, buy drinking water.”
 of 5 bubbles WhiteFireLady, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I think all rooms are noisy, but that's just part of its charm!”
 of 5 bubbles 151clareg, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles RandyOK, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We never pre-reserve. We like to SEE the room before we sign up.”
 of 5 bubbles CaboSanLucasCocinera, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose another hotel with no bugs in the mattress”
 of 5 bubbles patrickw335, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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