Vacation rentals in Panajachel
Find and book unique accommodations on Airbnb
Top-rated vacation rentals in Panajachel
Guests agree: these stays are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.
Vacation rentals for every style
Get the amount of space that is right for you
Other great vacation rentals in Panajachel
Frequently Asked Questions
How is the weather in Panajachel?
Panajachel enjoys a subtropical highland climate. Average temperatures range from 55°F (13°C) to 75°F (24°C) year-round. The wet season is from May to October, while the dry season is from November to April, making it a pleasant destination at any time of the year.
What are some of the best things to do in Panajachel?
Panajachel offers a variety of activities. From exploring the colorful markets and artisan workshops on Santander Street, to boating on Lake Atitlán, hiking the surrounding hills, or visiting the nearby butterfly reserve, there's plenty to keep you engaged.
What is the best time of year to visit Panajachel?
The most popular time to visit Panajachel is during the dry season, from November to April. During this time, you can participate in the annual Flower Festival in February or the Semana Santa (Holy Week) celebrations in April, which are significant local events.
What are the best places to stay in Panajachel?
Some favored areas to stay in Panajachel are along Santander Street for its bustling atmosphere, near the lakefront for stunning views of Lake Atitlán, or in the quieter zones of Jucanyá and Las Manos where you'll be closer to nature.
What are the best places to visit in Panajachel?
Panajachel is a town rich in natural beauty and cultural heritage. Some frequently suggested places to visit include the vibrant Santander Street, where you can explore local markets and indigenous art, the Reserva Natural Atitlán with its butterfly dome and suspension bridges, and the Casa Cakchiquel, a cultural center showcasing Mayan history.
What are some hiking trails in Panajachel?
For nature enthusiasts, Panajachel has some splendid hiking trails. The San Pedro Volcano hike is a favorite for its panoramic lake views. For a less strenuous walk, the trail to Santa Catarina Palopó offers a scenic route with amazing vistas of Lake Atitlán.
What are some family activities to do in Panajachel?
Families visiting Panajachel can enjoy a boat tour on Lake Atitlán, visit the Atitlán Nature Reserve with its butterfly dome and monkey habitat, explore the colorful markets for a cultural immersion, or take part in a traditional Mayan cooking class.
What are some of the best day trip ideas in Panajachel?
A day trip to the nearby indigenous villages around Lake Atitlán, such as San Pedro La Laguna or Santiago Atitlán, is often recommended. You can also explore the Iximché Mayan ruins, or take a boat tour to the beautiful Santa Cruz La Laguna.
Do villa rentals in Panajachel have a bbq area?
Absolutely! We offer over 10 villa rentals with a bbq area in Panajachel. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.
Do chalet rentals in Panajachel have wifi?
Absolutely! We offer over 10 chalet rentals with wifi in Panajachel. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.