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Beautiful, Peaceful, Comfortable Cottage Close to Lake, Private Cook and Nanny.

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King bedroom with private bathroom and shower.

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Last updated: 09/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Casa Solhana is one of two family run homes that we have for rent in Panajachel that provide excellent service and fully equipped homes for families and small groups. (please see the other - Casa kiara # 780305)
Newly renovated, this home allows your group to stay with comfort, peace and security close to Panajachel's center, and only 3 minutes walk from the Lake, in the most peaceful area of Panajachel.
The house was renovated using cypress windows, doors tables and wardrobes with attention to detail that give it a warm cottage feel.
Our house provides you with a fully equipped kitchen , 8 person dinner table, 3 bedrooms that sleep comfortably up to 8 people and 2 bathrooms with twin head showers. Other facilities include a beautiful 'Santa Fe Style' fireplace, large flat screen TV, DVD player, DVDs, cable TV, fast wireless, washing machine, iron and ironing board, and dart board,BBQ, portable MP3 speakers, board games , sand box, toys and slide for young kids.
To maximize the ease and comfort of your stay we can offer a morning cleaning and washing service whenever requested at an additional cost. A mobile phone for your use during your stay and 2 push bikes for popping to town and the market are provided.
We have a fantastic private cook andtrusted child minder available at an additional cost.
The main bedroom with private bathroom has a 2014 pillow top King size bed, 2 open air balconies which look towards the lake and over the garden. This room has a comfortable sofa bed, coffee table, fan, dimmer lighting and wardrobe. The 'garden bedroom' with 2014 queen size bed, and wardrobe has private access to the lush flower filled garden, hammock and gazebo area. Next door we have the 'Twin room' with 2 single beds, large wardrobe and toys for kids. All bedrooms come with cotton sheets, new fluffy pillows, and tasteful decoration. We provide complementary flowers throughout the house and a large seasonal fruit basket upon your arrival.
If you visit us in your private or rental vehicle you will be happy to find that we have private parking for 2 large cars.
The water is heated by a solar system with electric backup that ensures constant piping hot water.
The house is situated in a very quiet part of town and surrounded by lush greenery and trees and has a view towards the nearby hills, and a small a part of the Lake and one of the Volcanoes. Most of the year the walls that separate the house from the road are blooming with vibrant multi colored bougainvillea and other flowers that attracts hummingbirds.
Casa Solhana is ideal for families. Having 2 young kids ourselves means we took pleasure in adding the touches of a sand box, small slide, pin pong table, dart board, and DVDs for all ages. Welcome home!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 200 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Twin Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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  • 1 ensuite King size bedroom with large sofá bed and 2 private balconies. 1 Queen size bedroom with private garden access 1 Twin bedroom, with 2 single beds....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • 1 ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet and handbasin. 1 shared bathroom with shower, toilet and handbasin....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    The Lake and Volcanoes can just be seen from upstairs areas....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Seating for 8 people
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
new year
Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$169
$845 $1,949

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

Easter
Apr 12 - Apr 17, 2017
5 night min stay
$169
$845 $2,599
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$91
$520 $1,560

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $97.47
  • cleaning $25.99

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 09/07/2016
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Location

95 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Guatemal city
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Panajachel centre
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Panajchel centre
155 Miles
Nearest Beach
Monterrico

Car: Not Necessary

Visitors to Lake Atitlan will enjoy the peace and beauty of Lake Atitlan, and enjoy visiting the villages around its shores. The lake´s inhabitants are mainly indigenous who speak 3 main Maya languages and dress in a wonderful variety of colorful hand made textiles. Panajcahel can be a lively town at night and a great place to shop by day. It is the capital town of the lake and therefore it´s main hub. If you like adventure you can also find this at the lake. World class paragliding, kayaking trips and volcano hikes make it an ideal location for adventure and relaxation.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: I am originally from the UK but have been living abroad for 18 years. After traveling and working in Latin America for nearly 3 years I decided to settle in Guatemala where I co-developed a well known hostel in Lanquin, where you can find the breathtaking Semuc Champey National Park. About 5 years ago I decided to move to Panajachel with my wife and 2 Young daughters 8 years ago. I have a degree in Tourism management and have specialized my work in this area for over 20 years.

Why the Owner Chose Panajachel, Guatemala:
I decided to renovate this house, mainly for its location and for having 3 bedrooms. It´s situated in a peaceful part of town only 3 minutes walk from the lake,and 3 minutes from our family home. It´s a fantastic point to base yourself for a visit to Panajachel and all of Lake Atitlan. Private boats can be hired from near the house for trips to other Lake side towns.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The house has a property next door that has a large garden, which makes the house feel even more spacious and green. Few Tuc Tucs pass by this road. The security is fantastic in this quiet part of town, and the house has a large main gate and walls which give it superior privacy. Being only a few minutes walk from the lake means that it´s easy to pop off to see the sun set or rise. The house has a very intimate cottage feel, a quaint front porch and green garden. The community where the house is situated is very friendly and has plenty of small shops nearby for buying food and drink for the house.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese

 

Photos

  • King bedroom with private bathroom and shower.

    King bedroom with private bathroom and shower.

  • 'Garden bedroom' with 2013 Queen size bed and  private access to garden & patio.

    'Garden bedroom' with 2013 Queen size bed and private access to garden & patio.

  • Cypress patio

    Cypress patio

  • down stairs bathroom and shower with highly pressured very hot water.

    down stairs bathroom and shower with highly pressured very hot water.

  • Very well equipped Kitchen.

    Very well equipped Kitchen.

  • Garden and main gate from the hammock and patio area.

    Garden and main gate from the hammock and patio area.

  • View of the house from the quiet street through the main gate.

    View of the house from the quiet street through the main gate.

  • Lake view, a few minutes walk from Casa Solhana.

    Lake view, a few minutes walk from Casa Solhana.

  • Living room, patio bay windows and fireplace

    Living room, patio bay windows and fireplace

  • Living room, downstairs bathroom and shower.

    Living room, downstairs bathroom and shower.

  • Our peaceful front patio.

    Our peaceful front patio.

  • King bedroom with 2 terraces.

    King bedroom with 2 terraces.

  • Private access to the patio from the Garden bedroom.

    Private access to the patio from the Garden bedroom.

  • Twin bedroom, with 2 single beds.

    Twin bedroom, with 2 single beds.

  • Living room.

    Living room.

  • Cypress Patio with breakfast table hammock, Access to Garden room.

    Cypress Patio with breakfast table hammock, Access to Garden room.

  • Side view from parking area.

    Side view from parking area.

  • King bedroom with private bathroom and shower.

    King bedroom with private bathroom and shower.

  • King bedroom bathroom

    King bedroom bathroom

  • Living room.

    Living room.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
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  • Calendar last updated 09/07/2016
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