Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Panajachel

The lake and gardens create a pretty picture of Panajachel. Well known for its boating, kayaking and coffee shops, this relaxing city won't disappoint. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Panajachel

Travellers love Panajachel for its panoramic lake views and volcano viewpoints. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Panajachel is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Maya Traditions Herbal Medicine Garden (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Central Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Toliman Volcano (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • San Pedro Volcano (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Atitlan Volcano (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Panajachel

The nearest airport is in Guatemala City (GUA-La Aurora Intl.), located 43.1 mi (69.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Panajachel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 102 holiday rentals near Panajachel. From 38 Houses to 19 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Panajachel for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Panajachel?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Panajachel. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Museo Raúl Vasquéz: 104 holiday rentals
  • Panajachel Municipal Market: 104 holiday rentals
  • La Galeria: 104 holiday rentals
  • Casa Cakchiquel Arts Center: 104 holiday rentals
  • Santa Catarina Palopo Church: 104 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Panajachel listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Panajachel?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 38 Houses in Panajachel. Our other popular types of Panajachel holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 19 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 9 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 9 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Panajachel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Panajachel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.