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Hotel Utz Jay

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Small hotel located near the main shopping and businesses, but in a quiet street, perfect location. There are rooms spread out through a lush tropical garden, from which one can relax and enjoy watching the birds (over 25 varieties), exotic plants and beautiful trees. Each room is decorated with handcrafted native motif and has a private bathroom with plenty of hot water 24 hrs., TV with cable and free WiFi.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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We stayed at Utz Jay in January of 2019 and were generally happy. The showers were warm, the staff helpful and the food and the resturaunt good. The garden area is also nice. The only negative is probably the price — for a simple hotel in Panajachel, we seemed to pay ALOT. We
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This hotel has amazing hot showers!!!! There is a safe in the room! Water for drinking and brushing your teeth is provided.. It is clean, quite, relaxing, and the staff is wonderful.. Try the sauna and get a massage!! I will stay here every time I visit Panajachel,
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I've been coming here for several years and new renovations have resulted in absolutely gorgeous clean comfortable rooms. It is a great location in a smaller street, but steps away from the main streets. Affordable and a gorgeous garden. I highly recommend! Staff are super
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We stayed here for 3 nights and were very happy with our accommodations. Comfy beds, good WiFi, inside and outside sitting areas, great hot hot water and a beautiful garden to enjoy while relaxing. The hotel is a short walk to Calle Santander for shopping, launches, ATM’s and
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We really enjoyed our stay here. I was in one of the larger rooms, which was beautiful! I enjoyed the unique architecture. The rooms were very quiet. The room came equipped with a fan, which was nice during the day but not necessary during the chilly nights. It also had a
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The people at this hotel are very nice. If you would like the dogs put somewhere else, I'm sure they would respect that. I even forgot that they had dogs until you mentioned it. They were no problem for me, but if they were, I'm sure the staff would do whatever they could to make your stay there comfortable. I hope you don't miss a nice place to stay. I do recommend you ask for an upper room with a balcony. I can't remember my room number but the porch was lovely and so was my stay there. The most comfortable bed I had in Guatamala.
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Do they take credit cards?
Yes the take credit cards. VISA is the one most widely accepted in Guatemala.
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Are you departing from the airport? If so, you can get a shuttle to either Antigua or Panajachel there. Once you leave Customs, the shuttle booth is to your left before you leave the terminal. A shuttle to Antigua usually costs $8-$12. I am guessing that one to Pana is maybe double that price. I usually got from Antigua to Pana. A shuttle from there is usually $7. Hope this helps? My favorite place to stay in Pana is Hotel Utz Hay. My favorite restaurant is Guajimbo;s Uruguayan Grill.
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"I have stayed in 4 different rooms here and have enjoyed each one."
"The upper rooms have a nice view and are probably a bit quieter."
"There are some new accommodations, but I will always try to get into the older, garden area."
"Go for the luxury room, it's worth the exttra"
"Some of the rooms have a shared common room (like rooms 1 and 2) in the middle, great if booking more than one room!"
US$46 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
utz jay hotel
GuatemalaWestern HighlandsSolola DepartmentLake AtitlanPanajachel
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