Casa Palopo

Casa Palopo
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Carretera a San Antonio Palopo, km 6.8
Santa Catarina Palopo
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Reviewed by Chris Hayler

Aldous Huxley famously called Guatemala's Lake Atitlan "the most beautiful lake in the world." So if Atitlan—a 130-square-kilometer, blue-green beauty surrounded by three towering volcanoes—is the most beautiful lake in the world, then Casa Palopó, the nine-room hotel nestled in the serene hills above the lake, is the most beautiful hotel on the most beautiful lake in the world. If the breathtaking lake views from your private swimming pool don't impress, then the colorful

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Arts and Crafts,Birding,Cultural Activities,Gourmet Dining,Shopping,Wildlife/Nature Programs
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Family Review of Casa Palopo

By Away Travel Expert : Candyce H. Stapen
Family Expert Favorite
Family Expert Rating 4.0 out of 5
Recommended for:
Children aged 6 - 12 and 13 - 17
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  • Consider booking the villa.
Casa Palopo is a charming boutique hotel on the shores of Lake Atitlan. In 2001, the property made it to Conde Nast Travelers' hot list of top new hotels. The rooms are a sensuous mix of Guatemalan color—blue or terra cotta—with antique huipiles and old Spanish wooden chairs. Some have views of the lake. Dine outside and enjoy views of the lake and the volcanoes.