Casa Harokosa

Santa Cruz, Guatemala

Enjoy the view of the lake from the upper balcony

About Casa Harokosa

The house is in Jaibalito, a small town on the north shore of the amazing lake Atitlan, just a few steps from shore where the public boats arrive. There are no roads leading in or out of Jaibalito. The only access is from the lake. Casa Harokosa is a two-story house with three bedrooms. We rent Casa Harokosa on a weekly or monthly basis. We require a deposit to secure reservations. The person who originally built this house is the one who cares for the property. He will meet you upon arrival to give you the keys to the house. He is also available to answer your questions about the area. * Email us for additional questions at atitlan@vivare.net.

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Enjoy the view of the lake from the upper balcony

Enjoy the view of the lake from the upper balcony

You're looking at front of the house, from across the street

You're looking at front of the house, from across the street

This is the master bedroom with large windows looking at the lake

This is the master bedroom with large windows looking at the lake

We have a great hammock on the balcony to enjoy the lake view

We have a great hammock on the balcony to enjoy the lake view

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Casa Harokosa

Casa Harokosa is on the shores of the lake Atitlan, in a small Mayan village. Enjoy the amazing views!


Casa Harokosa Features

Casa Harokosa is a two-story Spanish colonial house in the tiny hamlet of Jaibalito on the Lake Atitlan. The house is 50 meters / 165 feet from the public boat dock and the lake. Downstairs there is a large living room, kitchen and bathroom inside and spacious patios in front and back. Upstairs there are 3 bedroon, one with a private balcony in back. There is a wonderful large balcony in front with the best views of the lake. There are beautiful bathrooms with hot showers on each floor. The rooms are simply furnished, including bed linens, towels and a full kitchen with stove and fridge. The living area is mostly outside, where you can enjoy the view of the lake. There is lots of seating and space to relax and enjoy your time at Atitlan. Outside there is a pila (wash basin) for laundry.
We rent Casa Harokosa on a weekly or monthly basis. The person who originally built this house is the one who cares for the property. He will meet you upon arrivalto give you the keys to the house. He is also available to answer your questions about the area. * Email us with questions at atitlan@vivare.net


Casa Harokosa Attractions

JAIBALITO:
Walk into town for groceries or a drink. There are several wonderful hiking trails leading into the hills behind Jaibalito with majestic views of the lake and volcanoes. There are a few hotels in walking distance that offer relaxing al fresco dining.

ACTIVITIES:
Catch a 'lancha' (public boat) to explore the lake and surrounding villages. Check out the Mayan markets with wonderful textiles and crafts. The lake area offers many activities such as: Kayaking, Diving, Spanish Language Schools, local Art Galleries, Horseback Riding, Meditation, Massage, and Yoga classes.

TOURS:
There is also a large offering of guided tours in the area, such as visiting the volcanoes or coffee plantations. There are private boat tours of the lake, as well as trips to places like Chichicastenango, Huehuetenango and Antigua.


Terms & Conditions

The property is known as Casa Harakosa, Jaibalito, Santa Cruz, Sololá, Guatemala.
All members of the party staying at Casa Harokosa are bound by the terms of the rental agreement.
Only persons listed on the contract may occupy the property at any time during the rental period.
Check in is at 15:00 and check out is at 12:00.
In addition to the rental amount, a refundable security deposit of $200 is required.

Cancellation for a full refund are accepted more than 30 days prior to reservation. If cancellations are received less than 30 days prior, a $50 handling fee + 25% penalty is charged. If a cancellation is received less than 15 days prior, the full security deposit is forfeited along with a 50% penalty. If a cancellation is received less than 3 days prior to arrival, the security deposit and the full rental amount is forfeited.