Casa Kaktus is a friendly and tranquil place where you can soak up the atmosphere of Santa Cruz and have a base for exploring magical Lake Atitlan. The rooms at Casa Kaktus are spacious and bright, and guests have access to a range of common areas, including the large communal kitchen, hammock patio and our enormous sunny terrace with stunning views of the lake and mountains, perfect for enjoying your free full breakfast with locally produced coffee.
Two story treehouse set among the trees of a larger property. King size bed on the first floor, single bed on the second, & futon pads for extra seating as you wish. The house is easy to enter as it is surrounded by trees rather that built into a tree. Designed by local artesian, it fosters contemplation. Outdoor hot water shower. No kitchen. Bathroom toilet is a "Shrek design", dry drop toilet (non-flushing/no water). Sink for hand washing. LOCAL RESTAURANTS REQUIRE RESERVATIONS BY 4PM!!!
Welcome to Casa Maguey, a charming casita with spectacular views of Lake Atitlan. Conveniently located at the base of the traditional Mayan village of Santa Cruz La Laguna, pedestrian footpaths will take you up into the main village or down to the lake shore, where you can enjoy the local nightlife and restaurants. This is a place for those looking for an authentic Guatemalan highland experience. Be sure to ask us about local activities like tours, hiking, and taking cooking/weaving classes!