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Posada El Arco

69 reviews
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“large garden”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 January 2015

This lovely hotel not far from the central market is an oasis in Chichicastenango. The rooms are spacious, comfortable, lovingly decorated, and overlook an inviting garden. But what made the hotel so special is the warmth and friendliness of the hosts. Although we only stayed...More

2  Thank ADKFlatlander
Reviewed 1 January 2015

My husband and I booked the room facing the garden with a large balcony because of the reviews on Tripadvisor and we were not disappointed! Don Pedro and his family were gracious hosts and catered to our every need. Our room #7 was large, clean,...More

1  Thank leona73
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Rooms are huge with fireplaces for when it gets chilly and are beautifully decorated with strong local character. The well kept rooms and communal areas, amazing garden at the rear, are all maintained by the friendliest of hosts. Very close to the central market. No...More

4  Thank DannieandYianni
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I really felt home thousands kilometers away from mine. My wife and I, enjoyed our stay in this quite ejoyable hotel, great food, sunny mornings in such a great a loverly backyard.. Special thanks to the owner and the little lady.

3  Thank Morr0can
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

From the outside this place looks like the entrance to a prison.  However, once you get let into the gate you are transported into another world! We arrived without a reservation and were shown an amazing room. Really big with a beautiful terrace with a...More

1  Thank Magic1982
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Guatemala > El Quiche Department > Chichicastenango
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Posada El Arco Chichicastenango
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Response from Awaygrrl | Reviewed this property |
Do a search of Trip Advisor or Google Posada El Arco. A photo of their business card comes up in Trip Advisor. Call them and talk to Pedro. He speaks English. Guatemala is on Central Time. Hope this helps. Awaygrrl
18 October 2016|
Response from CaboSanLucasCocinera | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't really help with a phone or address... we never make reservations, preferring to actually lay eyes on the room before signing up! This little posada actually had nothing by way of signage on the street, so... More
1 August 2016|
Response from benbutton | Reviewed this property |
As I recall, it is not. They do have free coffee in the morning. The owner lives upstairs and might be willing to prepare breakfast for a small cost. He and I got to be friends and I was able to get breakfast there one... More
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"Rooms connected the the balcony. But all I saw were big and nice."
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"Room 8 on the top is great with a nice veranda outside. Room 5 has a balcony. All are big!"
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"some rooms in back have balcony access and more windows"
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"Hospitable local and cultural stay, this is not a Holiday Inn or Hilton, but more like staying with a local..."
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