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Casa Palopo

Photo by Al Argueta / Casa Palopó

Casa Palopo

Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

Built into the hills of Guatemala’s scenic Santa Catarina Palopó village, Casa Palopo overlooks the famous Lake Atitlan, “The Land of Eternal Spring,” and her 3 10,000-foot-high volcanic peaks. Intimate and quiet, the resort offers just 9 rooms, each decorated to reflect Guatemala’s unique Mayan heritage, as well as fine dining at 6.8 Palopó. VIPs book the 2-bedroom Villa Palopó, sitting 150 steps above the resort and offering a private butler, infinity-edge pool, Jacuzzi and dining room.


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