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 features

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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Panajachel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 108 holiday lettings around Panajachel. From 42 Houses to 19 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Panajachel Municipal Market: 109 holiday lettings
  • La Galeria: 109 holiday lettings
  • Casa Cakchiquel Arts Center: 109 holiday lettings
  • Church of Saint Francis: 109 holiday lettings
  • Azul Maya Archaeological Museum: 109 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Panajachel listed on HomeAway 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. HomeAway offers 42 Houses in Panajachel. Our other popular types of Panajachel holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 10 self catering accommodations

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 20 holiday homes with pool available in Panajachel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.