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Hotel El Chaparral

Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good18%
  • Average27%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible23%
  • 16 Jul 2018
    “Loud and uncomfortable ”
  • 1 Jul 2018
    “Not very clean, lots of bugs”
Final Calle Santander, Panajachel 07010 Guatemala See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The worst experience in Guatemala. The hotel is really old and the rooms are dirty and uncomfortable. There were a lot of cockroaches and the room was dirty, they didn't even clean it up from the previous guests. A terrible smell in the bathroom, terrible...More

Thank Celia d
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed 1 night with a group of 13 people spread out in 4 rooms. It was nice to have a very large room with 5 beds for a big family but the beds were uncomfortable with the springs poking through. Our room’s window faced...More

Thank Ginger C
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Stayed at this hotel for one night and I did not have the greatest experience. The beds were not clean and not comfortable. Bathroom was kind of clean but there were a lot of bugs running around, as well as in the bedroom area. Lots...More

Thank Marielasw
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This hotel has been one of my worst experiences. The list is long. Really noisy, terrible towels, no toilet paper when I received the room, the bed sheets not big enough and you end up sleeping directly over the mattress, no proper place for breakfast,...More

Thank earthforourkids
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I've been travelling to Guatemala for almost 20 years and this place wins the prize for my worst experience. It was over priced, noisy and under construction. There was no way to turn on the cold water in the shower and we had to ask...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Price range
US$20 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$20 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"Don't bother."
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"The rooms on the street are great for people watching, but the single-paned windows do nothing to soundproof..."
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"As said, our shower head was clogged. How good are you with a safety pin ? We never complained to the..."
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"Choose a room facing the garden. The rooms facing the street can be noisy."
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