A testament to traveling in style, the Casa Encantada is a converted 16th century Spanish home that embodies all things elegant and traditional in Antigua Guatemala. The 10 rooms are carefully arranged, each possessing distinct local character, from the fabrics and textures to the choice of color schemes. One may dine at any of this boutique hotel's restaurants, which range from casual meals to gourmet cooking. Be sure to try the authentic Guatemalan cuisine offered at La Fonda de la Calle Real, while seated in the courtyard. Surrounded by gardens, the hotel attracts guests with a fairytale allure. Spend time in the lounging areas, at the swimming pool, or simply wandering through this wonderful city rich with history and curious architecture.
Evoking the feel of an upscale country estate, Casa Encantada is tucked into the heart of La Antigua Guatemala, on a residential avenue that manages to feel far removed from tourist distractions and noise despite being just four blocks from the bustling Central Plaza. This understated gem offers every convenience sought by the discerning traveler, with nine individually decorated guest rooms, a magnificent rooftop suite and a terrace with a bar lounge and breakfast dining. Modern travel comforts like Wi-Fi, televisions and mini-bars, upscale amenities are seamlessly incorporated into the design.
Standard Guest Rooms are 225 square feet, furnished with custom-designed wrought iron queen poster beds, feather down comforters, multiple pillows, fine linens, mini refrigerator, safety box, flat screen TV; the bathroom has natural stone accents with walk in showers, signature bathrobes and Italian amenities. Guest room exterior windows have been double paned to ensure a quiet peacefulness.
Studio Guest Room is 172 square feet. This room on the rooftop-terrace is a combination of an European sense of style and Antigua décor with a private collection of framed ceremonial huipils adorning the walls, offers two double beds, feather down comforters, multiple pillows, fine linens, safety box and flat screen TV.
Deluxe Guest Room is 189 square feet, a private collection of framed ceremonial huipils adorning the walls, one king bed, feather down comforters, multiple pillows, fine linens, mini refrigerator, safety box and flat screen TV. The bathroom has natural stone accents with walk in showers, signature bathrobes and Italian amenities. Guest room exterior windows have been double paned to ensure a quiet peacefulness.
This fabulous master suite on the rooftop-terrace offers a large bedroom and sitting room configuration featuring a custom designed, four-poster wrought iron King bed piled high with down pillows and comforters all wrapped in fine Italian linens. The sitting area is decorated with framed antique huipiles, elegant rugs, easy chairs and ottomans - all focused around a colonial Antiguan fireplace nestled in the corner.
A rough-hewn timber and iron door enters into an oversized bathroom featuring a walk in shower and soaking tub set on a natural stone platform. The windows of the suite and bathroom offer magnificent views and when stepping outside you can gaze at one of the world´s perfect volcanoes as it was just in front of you.. Only four blocks away, a glimpse of the Cathedral in La Antigua’s Central Plaza can be seen through hanging bougainvillea and over the domed rotundas of the city.
For a typico Antiguan breakfast or a sundowner cocktail, Casa Encantada’s rooftop terrace is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the views.
On the rooftop terrace, you can enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine as you bask in enchanting views of the mist-shrouded Agua Volcano, located just beyond the city limits. Spend time in the lounging areas, at the swimming pool, or simply wandering through this wonderful city rich with history and curious architecture.
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