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Main Street (Toward Tzununa) | 150 Meters From Center on Left Toward Tzununa, San Marcos 12001, Guatemala
Traveler (45)
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“del lago”(23 reviews)
“every night”(8 reviews)
“yoga classes”(7 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I feel so lucky to have spent time at Del Lago. I cherish the people I met and memories I made - a truly magical place! The best yoga classes I’ve ever had, outstanding views, sauna, swimming in the lake, nightly lightening storms and lovely,...More

Thank sydbow17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great 2 week stay at Hostal del Lago. Stayed with another family and used the Hostal as a base to explore the lake by tuk-tuk and boat. Food was well priced. volunteers and travelers from all around the world made it exciting...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The beds were so incredibly uncomfortable. As soon as you layed down on the smelly mattress you could immediately feel every single piece of metal in the bed. The rooms were filthy and run down. My blanket was covered and holes and stains. And the...More

Thank Adam G
Response from Bryan L, Owner at Hostal del LagoResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review. We appreciate all feedback and all points of views. We have hundreds of guests every month. And we welcome your perspective. However, we feel your review is not representative of our hostel. While we do have many areas to...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Looks all well and good in pictures and locstion, but there were countless things that we’re simply not necessary in this hostel. Taking our passport AND paying right away as we arrived, why? Take the passport if we pay, or vice versa. Woke up and...More

Thank Krypto K
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Got here. Was really Happy with the place. Staff was very helpful. Just need some management changes. Manager is horrible has no clue what it is to run a successful hostel and go out of your way for guests. Emjoyed it here tho

Thank Andrew G
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Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Hotel Style
#1 Budget Hotel in San Marcos
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Hotel Style
#1 Budget Hotel in San Marcos
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Traveler (45)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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"All the rooms are of equal quality!"
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"I prefer 4,5 beds rooms then noisy 10."
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