Best lakes in Quetzaltenango

Check out the top lakes in Quetzaltenango, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lago de Atitlan
1. Lago de Atitlan
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17 local reviews
Lago de Atitlan
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Carolyn
Lake Atitlan is the gem of the Western Highlands with 11 Mayan villages accessible by boat and three volcanoes…
Karen
Lake Atitlán has close to a dozen villages that can all be reached from Panajachel, each with a different…
Casa Naranjo
Lago Atitlan is in fact the top of a mega volcano. Don't worry, it is not active and almost nobody knows this…
1. Lago de Atitlan
1. Lago de Atitlan
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17 local reviews
Lago de Atitlan
Carolyn
Carolyn
Lake Atitlan is the gem of the Western Highlands with 11 Mayan villages accessible by boat and three volcanoes looming above. I especially…
Karen
Karen
Lake Atitlán has close to a dozen villages that can all be reached from Panajachel, each with a different flavor, from small and picturesque…
Casa Naranjo
Casa Naranjo
Lago Atitlan is in fact the top of a mega volcano. Don't worry, it is not active and almost nobody knows this. The lake is nice. Panajachel…
2. Hostal Del Lago
2. Hostal Del Lago
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9 local reviews
Hostal Del Lago, San Marcos La Laguna
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
4951 8436
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Gabriella
Movie nights, live music and great yoga platform over the lake.
2. Hostal Del Lago
2. Hostal Del Lago
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9 local reviews
Hostal Del Lago, San Marcos La Laguna
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
4951 8436
Gabriella
Gabriella
Movie nights, live music and great yoga platform over the lake.
3. San Juan La Laguna
3. San Juan La Laguna
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13 local reviews
San Juan La Laguna, San Juan La Laguna
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Susan Marie
A painters town with many murals to photograph and paintings to buy. This town is the jewel of the Lake,…
Dita
San Juan La Laguna does not have nearly as many tourists as other towns around the lake, and so it is a much…
Maya
Pretty well maintained village on the lake, many fair trade co operatives, murials. Good wine and cheese…
3. San Juan La Laguna
3. San Juan La Laguna
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13 local reviews
San Juan La Laguna, San Juan La Laguna
Susan Marie
Susan Marie
A painters town with many murals to photograph and paintings to buy. This town is the jewel of the Lake, clean and art town to buy…
Dita
Dita
San Juan La Laguna does not have nearly as many tourists as other towns around the lake, and so it is a much quieter, more relaxed place to…
Maya
Maya
Pretty well maintained village on the lake, many fair trade co operatives, murials. Good wine and cheese restaurant .
4. Posada de Santiago
4. Posada de Santiago
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3 local reviews
Posada de Santiago, Santiago de Atitlan
7721 7366
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Traci
The Posada is Santiago's "fine dining" restaurant. They have the best wine list in Santiago, and a wide…
Connie
Hotel and Restaurant with Pool, Sauna, Hot Tub and Private beach area on the Lake Atitlan.
4. Posada de Santiago
4. Posada de Santiago
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3 local reviews
Posada de Santiago, Santiago de Atitlan
7721 7366
Traci
Traci
The Posada is Santiago's "fine dining" restaurant. They have the best wine list in Santiago, and a wide variety of menu items. During the…
Connie
Connie
Hotel and Restaurant with Pool, Sauna, Hot Tub and Private beach area on the Lake Atitlan.
5. Santiago Atitlán
5. Santiago Atitlán
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10 local reviews
Santiago Atitlán, Santiago Atitlán
LocalityPolitical
José Antonio
A stunning town with culture, art and mystic on the air next to one of the most amazing lakes on earth in the…
Susan Marie
Go by boat to the other side of the Lake.
5. Santiago Atitlán
5. Santiago Atitlán
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10 local reviews
Santiago Atitlán, Santiago Atitlán
José Antonio
José Antonio
A stunning town with culture, art and mystic on the air next to one of the most amazing lakes on earth in the middle of a no-active…
Susan Marie
Susan Marie
Go by boat to the other side of the Lake.
6. Posada Schumann
6. Posada Schumann
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2 local reviews
Posada Schumann, San Marcos La Laguna
5202 2216
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Gabriella
Dine with a view of Lake Atitlan and the volcanos.
6. Posada Schumann
6. Posada Schumann
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2 local reviews
Posada Schumann, San Marcos La Laguna
5202 2216
Gabriella
Gabriella
Dine with a view of Lake Atitlan and the volcanos.
7. Volcán San Pedro
7. Volcán San Pedro
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2 local reviews
Volcán San Pedro
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Nicole
You can hike up this volcano, there are many travel agents selling affordable tours going there, you don't…
Andres
A challenging hike with a very rewarding view of Lake Atitlán and its surrounding landscape.
7. Volcán San Pedro
7. Volcán San Pedro
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2 local reviews
Volcán San Pedro
Nicole
Nicole
You can hike up this volcano, there are many travel agents selling affordable tours going there, you don't have to do it in a tour, but it's…
Andres
Andres
A challenging hike with a very rewarding view of Lake Atitlán and its surrounding landscape.
8. Cerro Tzankujil (Nature Reserve)
8. Cerro Tzankujil (Nature Reserve)
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5 local reviews
Cerro Tzankujil (Nature Reserve), San Marcos La Laguna
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+502 4772 4988
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Marleen
For a small entrance fee you can climb the path that winds through the forest to the top. Great views on the…
Julia
Beautiful nature reserve in San Marcos where you can jump off "The Trampoline" a high wooden platform…
8. Cerro Tzankujil (Nature Reserve)
8. Cerro Tzankujil (Nature Reserve)
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5 local reviews
Cerro Tzankujil (Nature Reserve), San Marcos La Laguna
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+502 4772 4988
Marleen
Marleen
For a small entrance fee you can climb the path that winds through the forest to the top. Great views on the lake and on the village. Also a…
Julia
Julia
Beautiful nature reserve in San Marcos where you can jump off "The Trampoline" a high wooden platform overlooking Lake Atitlan.
9. Lomas de Tzununa
9. Lomas de Tzununa
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2 local reviews
Lomas de Tzununa
5201 8272
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Casa Paquim
Is an hotel-restaurant up a hill of the closer village of Tzununà with a gorgeous view to the lake. Is nice to…
Ana
Some of the best views in Lake Atitlan
9. Lomas de Tzununa
9. Lomas de Tzununa
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2 local reviews
Lomas de Tzununa
5201 8272
Casa Paquim
Casa Paquim
Is an hotel-restaurant up a hill of the closer village of Tzununà with a gorgeous view to the lake. Is nice to reach it by foot on the path…
Ana
Ana
Some of the best views in Lake Atitlan