San Rafael Hotel

Centerd around two lush courtyard gardens in true Guatemalan style, San Rafael Hotel is a charming base from which the explore the colonial city of Antigua. With just seven rooms and suites it is perfect for couples and offers plenty of privacy.

Antigua, Guatemala
San Rafael Hotel
  • A great value boutique property right in the heart of Antigua

  • A beautiful courtyard garden with fountain is the perfect setting for a sunny afternoon

  • Ideally located just a couple of blocks from both the main plaza and Fifth Avenue, one of Antigua's main streets with plenty of dining options, shops and galleries

  • Just seven guestrooms ensuring an intimate atmosphere

San Rafael Hotel is a grand colonial home which has been transformed into a lovely boutique hotel, whose focal point is its two central courtyards which provide a great space to relax and unwind. Colorful bougainvillea and lush green leaves can be seen in all directions and a trickling fountain adds to the tranquil atmosphere.

The property boasts just seven rooms and suites, making it ideal for couples as it offers plenty of privacy. Each of the rooms is unique, adorned with Guatemalan textiles and interesting antique furniture, with neutral walls, beautiful tiled floors and colorful rugs. Despite its traditional appearance, San Rafael has a host of modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay, including LCD HDTVs, rainfall showers and high speed WiFi.

Although there is no restaurant at San Rafael Hotel, breakfast is served out in the gardens and there are numerous great restaurants just a short walk away to take care of the other meals. The property is well located just two blocks from the city's main plaza and also from Fifth Avenue, where there is a selection of local shops, galleries and further dining options. 

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Try the pesto poached egg breakfast special, it's delicious! 

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Antigua, Guatemala

San Rafael Hotel is located just a couple of blocks from the main plaza in Antigua, within easy walking distance of the city's main sights, great dining options and fine shops & galleries.

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