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Hotel Nahual Maya
Reviewed 29 November 2013

This place is amazingly clean and so cheap for what you get. Rooms have a TV, shower is warm, you have a view at the lake and can relax in hammocks on the veranda. Really, really nice and very central!

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 28 November 2013

We moved into Nahual Maya after staying in a horrible dingy place that was roughly the same price. We felt like we had upgraded to heaven.

The rooms are clean, bright and well appointed including TV. The bathrooms are similar and the showers are hot. They clean the rooms daily, including sheets and towels, provide soap and generally keep the whole place spotless.

Outside each room is a hammock and chair for relaxation. From the upstairs balcony you get a bit of a lake view.

Laundry service was efficient and quick.The staff are friendly and helpful, permanently smiling.

Overall great value and a lovely place to stay. It get's a bit noisier at the weekends as city folk descend on San Pedro for fun.

Room Tip: Upstairs is better if you want a view. Check the wi-fi signal as it is weak/non-existent in the room...
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  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 23 November 2013

If you dont want to stay at a party hostel, this is a good option. I absolutely loved staying here. If you travel solo, remind yourself it's a hotel and you don't meet a lot of people.

The rooms downstairs are Q100. You'll get a spacious room, double bed, tv, wifi in the room and private bathroom (really huge) with hot water. They are extremely clean. Every day my room was cleaned, new towels, soap, toiletpaper, bedsheets and a bottle of water.

Table, chairs and hammocks outside in a big garden. Just good for hanging out.

Negative point is that the rooms are noisy. You can hear the neighbours and outside, especially the alley right behind the hotel.

Fridge to use but turned off at night

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled solo
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Reviewed 8 November 2013

I really like this hotel and have stayed here several times. The place is spotlessly clean, the owners are friendly, and it's central to everything. It's far enough away, maybe a five minute stroll, from the pubs that you don't get the loud music or rowdy drunks in the street keeping you up all night. As Leigh says, it's Q100 per person and Q125 per couple as of November 2013.

I would give it five stars, however, the Internet connection is very slow and often unavailable in the rooms. It works fine on the (lovely, comfortable) balcony, but really poorly when you just want to relax in your room.

I'll still stay here when I visit San Pedro, but I'm on the lookout for a nice place with a better internet connection.

Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
Thank Marianne D
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

I stayed here for one night. Great location. Very clean and secure. WiFi provided free. Rooms have flat screen TV's with cable and comfortable clean beds. Thoroughly recommended and my number one choice in San Pedro. 100Q for one person and 125Q for two people.

Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 September 2013 via mobile

We stayed in the rooms with the two twin beds. Very clean, comfortable, good location.
I was missing a place for the travelers to sit outside. There is a hammock for every room but not that comfi. And no view to the lake.
Worth the stay, price, location and good rooms.

  • Stayed: September 2013
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Reviewed 15 September 2013

We stayed in Nahual Maya for 1 night (we were staying in a different hotel in town, but we wanted to stay an extra night and they were booked up) We picked it because others in town recommended it. The rooms are squeaky clean with a nice big bathroom and great little deck area with hammock outside the room. The hotel is quieter than others in town, so perfect for out early morning shuttle out :)

Room Tip: Rooms on the upper floors get a great view
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  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Address: 6 av 8 c-12, Near pana dock, San Pedro La Laguna, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > San Pedro La Laguna
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Ranked #5 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in San Pedro La Laguna
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Nahual Maya San Pedro La Laguna, Guatemala - Lake Atitlan

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