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The Highlands Hotels

Hotel Jinava

  • $
  • Fodor's Choice

Pros

  • Good value
  • Beautiful, secluded setting
  • Friendly staff

Cons

  • Steep climb from pier

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

This small hotel is in a secluded cove, and each of its stone-floor, stucco bungalows is shaded by avocado and papaya trees. Ask the friendly German owner to make you a tropical drink, one of his favorite pastimes. If piña coladas aren't your thing, request a massage—he is rumored to be the best masseur on the lake. The restaurant serves up great curries and other international dishes.

Hotel Information

Address:

San Marcos La Laguna, San Marcos La Laguna, 07016, Guatemala

Phone:

/5406–5986

Hotel Details:

  • No credit cards
  • 5 bungalows

Updated 12/31/1969

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Nov 1, 2008

Excellent Place

This is a beautiful place to expend vacations, in this place you are sorrounded by nature and a TV is not necesary. Additionally the owners are pretty friendly and special. I love them.

By Axel

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May 4, 2005

Hotel Jinava - Like a place in paradise

I had been there in spring 2005 together with my wife. The atmosphere was dreamlike. More than 100 different plant species from all over Guatemala enchant this place into a paradise. The german owner surprised us on our wedding day with a bottle of champagne. Beside the excellent dishes and international drinks you can have a sauna and afterwards a header into the Lago Attitlan. What more can you expect?!

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