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Lush Atitlan/Hotel Aaculaax

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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I join many others , that San Marcos has the special soul of this beautiful lake, with the vivid Volcanoes with overing clouds. And Lush has the spirit of beautiful gardens and views, and tasteful breakfast, with care to so many details. A wonderful staff of Nahmias and others, and Lilly to make sure all is perfect shape.

Thank Razi42
Terrace, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place. Very peaceful. Staff speaks English and are extremely helpful. San Marcos is a quiet place away from the touristy feel of other towns on the lake. Lots of vegetarian food in San Marcos.

Thank joan b
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Set on Lake Atitlan just back from the water this is an oasis. We stayed in Luz, the cheapest option and it was good value. Really comfy bed, stone walls, stylish decor. Lake Atitlan is very relaxing and we spent a couple of days there chilling after a hectic few weeks of travelling. San Marcos is quiet, a maze of...

Thank LauraEvans88
Vang Vieng
Reviewed 1 October 2016

While on the lake we had been staying in a different village and paying the same price for a basic room when we happened upon this place whilst swimming one morning. The entrance interested me and we followed the path to a gorgeous garden that felt like it would definitely be out of budget. To our very pleasant surprise we...

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Concord, MA
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you are healthy and looking for something different and a little adventurous, go to Lush on San Marcos. The rooms were pretty clean, definitely different and fun. Our suite, Cascade, was two rooms, two baths with a kitchen. Very nice but you must be able to climb the equivalent of three flights of stone steps up the side of...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The place is an amazing garden in front of the lake with rooms around It, just beautiful. Lily and the staff were very nice. Good place to enjoy a quite and relaxed stay. Breakfast at the terrace is great, very traditional. They close the front door at night let staff know if you are coming back late at night so...

1Thank Nicolas J
Saint Louis, Missouri, Usa
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We certainly enjoyed our stay at LUSH. It is very clean with hot water. I love the treehouse atmosphere, the view and the location near the water. My only concern would be for children under 10. The spindles on the railings are very far apart, thus children could easily fall great distances. Other than this concern, it is a great...

1Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Lush is enchanting. If you have a penchant for the arts and a desire to be surrounded in a peaceful setting, thus place is for you. This is my second visit and each time I notice artistic nuances from stained glass, design of rooms, the sound of birds and the magnificent view of Lake Atitlan. Service is exceptional and the...

1Thank 193terris
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I spend one night there and I fell in love with the hotel, everything is ecofriendly/vintage/green. The breakfast is also really good, the croissants were glorious. There's not cellphone signal there, but you can use the wifi from the hotel, but trust me, you won't need it.

1Thank Mónica M
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Best in town no doubt about that. The food quality and price just doesnt add up. And I mean that in the best of way. I stayed in San Marcos for 2months and I can say that this place serves one of the best dinners around all the Lake. I havent stayed in the hotel but I definitely will when...

1Thank Gabriele S

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Lush is ideally located on a hillside on the shores of spectacular Lake Atitlán in San Marcos La Laguna, Guatemala. The hotel has 10 unique rooms and suites, each one individually designed, with one-of-a-kind art works and locally made furniture. All of the rooms boast of incredible views of the lake and surrounding volcanoes, a private terrace or balcony, offering guests a harmonious balance with the surrounding nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lush Atitlan/Hotel Aaculaax

Address: Barrio 3, San Marcos La Laguna 003001, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Western Highlands > Solola Department > Lake Atitlan > San Marcos La Laguna
Price Range: $20 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Lush Atitlan/Hotel Aaculaax San Marcos La Laguna, Guatemala - Lake Atitlan
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