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Choluteca, Honduras
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We spent three amazing nights at The Lighthouse. We loved how clean and quiet it was. Mrs Thelma is such an incredible person she helped me to plan a surprise for my boyfriend´s birthday. Please make sure to admire the sunset and sunrise at least once while there.

Thank emilia278
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This place is the definition of clean, and has hands down best location on the island. With it being on the water it provides lagoon and bay vantage points. It is still in town so it is close to eateries and bars. Thelma runs the place and she is one in a million, you can tell she genuinely cares for...

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Bayfield, Colorado
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here with another couple for a week while we got our advanced cert. By far the cleanest room we've ever stayed in. Friendly owners/staff.... and what a magnificent view! We were in no way bothered by the orientation speech or the strict rules. It was actually quite charming. The owners take great pride in the place and want...

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The place to be in Utila of you want to be calm. The place is so clean it's amazing. Thelma the owner of the place Will help you if you have any question during your trip. One day if I return in utila it Will be at the light house for sure! The place to be !

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I had been to the fancy hotels in neighboring Roatan, but this being my first trip to Utila I decided to stay here. Certainly, I chose well. This is a little slice of heaven. From the time you arrive and are greeted by your surrogate mother, to when you check out, your experience is amazing. We stayed in a bay...

2Thank MolanLabe
Radford, Virginia
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Clean, new, well kept, A/C, TV, close to everything you need and most of what you want. And all at a reasonable price! Thelma will take care of you! She admits herself that she is a control freak but after she sets the rules, she stays out of your way and stay. And since she is, the place stays like...

Thank Stev9457
Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We were extremely pleased with our stay here at The Lighthouse. I will not consider staying anywhere else when we return. We enjoyed every night that we were there. My favorite part of the day was late evening. The wrap around porch gave me access to sunrises,sunsets and a nightly glowing moon over the water.

Thank Diane B
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We had a lovely stay at the Lighthouse Hotel. It was our first trip to Utila, we had to be there for business and my husband found the Lighthouse Hotel. We really enjoyed our stay and we will definitely be back to stay with them next time we go to Utila. The property is lovely, with a large gated entry...

Thank TravelWell059
Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Lighthouse stands out in Utila, it is right on the water, on the main street but away from the noise and activity of the center of town, still, within a ten minute walk you are right on the very center of Utila. The hotel is well run by its owners, with rigid rules spilled out upon arrival in what...

Thank Eduprat
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at this hotel for 2 days and it was the best experience we ever had. Telma, the owner sat down with us for 10 minutes and told us everything about the Island. On the third day It was time to go to mainland but the ferry was not running. The owners let us stay for free the...

Thank Jorge V

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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about The Lighthouse

Address: Main St, Utilia Bay Islands, Utila IB3103, Honduras
Region: Honduras > Bay Islands > Utila
Price Range: $70 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
The Lighthouse Hotel Utila
Lighthouse Hotel Utila
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“Ask for the water side of the property”
frequenttravelerdave, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great and have a water view but the rooms facing the open ocean are best.”
carl_krieg, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“we opted for a room on the bridge side just a little less wind, the rooms come with hammocks in your room”
laurelr_61, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great view”
emilia278, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bayview rooms are worth the Lil extra $ for breathtaking views”
J962PAjuanm, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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