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Kawilal Spa Guatemala

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Address: Avenida Puente de la Gloria | Riveras del Río Michatoya, Amatitlan 01063, Guatemala
Phone Number:
+502 6644 1000

The word SPA has been associated with latin phrase “Sanitas Per Aquam”,...

The word SPA has been associated with latin phrase “Sanitas Per Aquam”, meaning “health through water”. Beyond great body massages, Kawilal Spa assures health benefits derived from its thermal water springs emerging from Pacaya volcano's underground watercourses.Visiting Kawilal Spa in Guatemala is the perfect combination after touring Pacaya Volcano or Antigua Guatemala, you will relax and be treated as you deserve with body massages, hydrotherapy with thermal water and much more.

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Hot Springs Escape and Thermal Circuit from Guatemala City
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Hot Springs Escape and Thermal Circuit from Antigua
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Pacaya Volcano Tour and Hot Springs with Lunch from Antigua

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Nice spa and thermal pools

See our review of Santa Theresita Resort & Spa. The kawilal spa is part of this resort and is accessible to hotel guests, locals, and tourists. Spa has many affordable packages to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 October 2016
Kathi E
Toms River, New Jersey
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Toms River, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

See our review of Santa Theresita Resort & Spa. The kawilal spa is part of this resort and is accessible to hotel guests, locals, and tourists. Spa has many affordable packages to choose from.

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Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, United States
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

I arranged a tour through the Yellow House Hostel in Antigua to do the Pacaya Volcano hike in the morning and spend the afternoon relaxing here in the pools. I really enjoyed the pools. It is relaxing and they have music playing in the background. There are volcanoes in the backdrop. There are 4 pools of varying temperatures. They have... More 

2 Thank LostGaiter
HJUC, Manager at Kawilal Spa Guatemala, responded to this review

Hello LostGaiter, thank you very much for your review! We hope to see you again someday! Best regards, Santa Teresita - Hotel & Thermal Spa More 

Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2014

I saw the brochure for this place with a photo of the pools set against quiet green hills and immediately booked my afternoon there. When I arrived I discovered that the spa is NOT near green hills - it is next to an industrial area with big trucks rolling by every minute - it is quite noisy and not the... More 

3 Thank ElleFlaneur
Boquete, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2013

The spa paid for our round trip taxi from Antigua. I got the whole package with coffee-chocolate scrub circuit of baths and massage. Professional treatment. Lunch was good. Only complaint was there was no way to tip the excellent women who give the treatments

3 Thank FLCindy
Guatemala City, Guatemala
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2013

I´ve been several times in Kawilal Spa. The hot spring water pools, the massages and the steam baths are very relaxing! The Staff is very friendly, the facilities impeccable and the food amazing! I loved the Tilapia with coconut sauce and the berries smoothie feels great after spending a while in the hot water pools. A recomended experience for families... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2013

El servicio del hotel kawilal es pesimo, en el resaturant se tardaron mas de una hora para atendernos los meseros no estaban en el lugar habia que recordarles que trajeran el resto de la orden cuando aparecian ya deseperados tubimos que pararnos y cancelar en la caja nosotros mismos, nunca nos sirvieron el postres, el check in se supone que... More 

5 Thank msantizo
Madison, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

I guess I'm a little spoiled by the hot springs in South America, but these seemed ok to me. Kind of small and the water didn't seem that clean. My massage was good but nothing to fawn over. I'm glad I went, but I don't know that I'll visit next time I'm in Guatemala. Also, when you book through an... More 

1 Thank Chica V
Balzan, Malta
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2012

After a morning climbing Pacaya volcano all I wanted to do was sleep! So relaxing at the spa was a great alternative. First we had an hour of being taken into different thermal baths (with different temperatures that is). here we were also given a lovely smoothie. After that we went to the sauna for half an hour, then a... More 

1 Thank AdeM123_12
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2012 via mobile

Couldn't fault this place at all a great place to relax and feel like a princess for the day! Free shuttles leave Antigua on a Wednesday which adds value!

1 Thank Katieo86
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2012 via mobile

I took the free shuttle from Antigua (every Wed, leaves at 9 AM from the Cathedral), in a modern clearly marked van. While enroute, the driver arranged for my massage / coffee body scrub. The scrub, one hour massage, and hot tub "tour" cost $85 and included a smoothie. Beautiful grounds, friendly staff, relaxing day. Little English spoken. Would go... More 

1 Thank Calgaryskichick

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