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Coatepeque, El Salvador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Growing up I had always heard of going to the lago, but never got the chance! On our visit back to the country, we made sure to stop by! My! I now know what everyone was talking about! It is a beautiful place. It is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 25 July 2019 via mobile

I only wished I had had time to explore all the possibilities here. Just a view after hiking. Just beautiful!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 June 2019 via mobile

We want wish dome Friends from France and we took a little boat to go to swim from the restaurant, but we has a great time, the only bad thing is that every restaurants around you can't go to swimming because the boats, the jet...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 28 April 2019

The lake is surprisingly large for a lake in a sunken volcano. There are many houses for rent on the lake and taking a boat ride or kayaking around it is amazing. Very clear waters and it is quite calm. Most of the houses on...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Daryl F
Reviewed 25 March 2019 via mobile

Follow the trail for a walk inside the crater with stunning views of the lake. The forest trail provides a great opportunity to view the bird life and animals that live in the forest. Do not forget your binoculars!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DP1066
Reviewed 14 February 2019

We visited this lake and took a boat ride around the lake the last week of January 2019. It is a beautiful lake, the weather was near perfect! There is a pool area close to the lake that our children spent time swimming. If you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 36lavernem
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Lag Coatepeque in El Salvador is bery picterituc. Very Charming. Secand only to Lago Atitlan in Giatemala. Very . You shold go there on wintereasy to access. Can be a good base to exlore the volcanos

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Located very close to San Salvador, Coatepeque Lake is a must visit meanwhile in El Salvador. We spent the day at Mikiterio, a family owned bed and breakfast located just in front of the lake. The grounds are perfectly manicured and you have 180 degrees...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JenniferCR
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This place is breath taking. I recommend you take a panoramic picture. If you don't like your picture drive or walk a bit more and try again. Every angle is beautiful.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sallyagreda
Reviewed 14 April 2018

As part of my private tour for a day, we drove to the rim of this awesome lake for the views and a bite of lunch. Our outside table over-looked the lake and it was indeed a beautifully peaceful sight. The little restaurant also had...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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8 March 2015|
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Response from Roger S | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Melanie: I wasn't as adventurous as KS&HC. I hired Nahuat Tours to take me on an all-day tour of the Volcano Complex at Cerro Verde National Park + an excursion to Lake Coatapeque. Just Google them or look them up on... More
21 February 2015|
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Response from cabanascampobello |
I'd recommend renting a house online. Most of the properties are private houses. There are 2 Turicentros "tourist centers" but the only hotel is Torremolinos, and its not very well maintained, check out the reviews here on... More