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Pamakanya-Lush Gardens, Volcano Views, Lake Front

6 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
13 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Pamakanya is a breathtaking waterfront villa on Guatemala's Lake Atitlan. This private retreat features three houses, lush gardens, multiple, patios, and a dock that's perfect for diving into the blue water of Central America's most beautiful lake. While always in view of three stunning volcanoes, a vacation at Pamakanya includes swimming, kayaking, hiking, relaxing, and enjoying the people, culture, and activities of the many surrounding Guatemalan towns and villages. Rents to 2 to 13 people....Pamakanya is a breathtaking waterfront villa on Guatemala's Lake Atitlan. This private retreat features three houses, lush gardens, multiple, patios, and a dock that's perfect for diving into the blue water of Central America's most beautiful lake. While always in view of three stunning volcanoes, a vacation at Pamakanya includes swimming, kayaking, hiking, relaxing, and enjoying the people, culture, and activities of the many surrounding Guatemalan towns and villages. Rents to 2 to 13 people.More
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Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
TV
Shared Garden
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Water Views
Blender
Freezer
Housekeeping Optional
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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1 - 5 of 6 reviews

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We loved our stay in the main house. Lazy mornings reading on the dock and swimming in the lake, or kayaking to Jaibalito. Afternoons catching a lancha to the villages around the lake, all with their distinct characteristics. The gardens are beautiful, and well-looked after...More

Thank rosaposa
rchasesmith, VR Owner at Pamakanya-Lush Gardens, Volcano Views, Lake Front, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thanks for the great review! We'd love to have you back anytime. So glad you enjoyed the stay.

Reviewed 6 March 2015

My family and a group of friends just returned from a week-long stay at Pamakanya. Our group has rented houses all over for the last several years, and we all agreed that this one ranks as number one. The views from the three houses that...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2014

I'll admit, after 20 years away from Guatemala I was a bit nervous about staying in an unfamiliar location with my family. We could not be happier with our decision to stay at Pamakanya. What a delightful way to become reacquainted with Guatemala and the...More

2  Thank Sunster1
Reviewed 24 February 2014

One of our best vacations ever in this comfortable house overlooking beautiful lake surrounded by volcanoes. A place to relax and forget work & the outside world. Perfect spot to explore the villages around the lake. Walk down to the dock & wave for a...More

Thank CEL535
Reviewed 31 July 2013

I traveled to Pamakayna with my husband and teenage daughters. We were concerned about the trip in, but it couldn't have been easier. Plane, bus, boat, there! Becky, the owner, arranged for Maria to have dinner waiting for us that night, but the kitchen had...More

1  Thank jssirish
About the Owner
Rebecca S
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2013
Availability
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About the neighbourhood
Could this be your dream vacation? We’ve certainly found that it’s ours. We love the verdant climate, friendly people, fresh food, boat rides, electrifying sunrises and sunsets, and refreshing dock swims. The many local cultures are evident in many ways…vibrant Mayan clothing, artwork and crafts, new age massages, and funny chats with gregarious boat drivers. The property includes a main house and two bungalows, many levels of gardens and patios, a rocky beach and a dock. The houses are equipped with electricity, hot and cold running water, appliances, and kitchen supplies, bedding, towels, recreational supplies and more. Pamakanya, which means “place of hot springs” in Kaqchikel (one of the local Mayan languages), is aptly named due to natural hot springs and warm sand that dot the edge ...
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