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San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excelente hotel. Luxury Hotel resonable Prices. Muy buen hotel. De lujo y con precios aceptable en todo, comida, bebida y acomodacion. Estilo colonial. altamente recomendado Excellent hotel. Luxury Hotel resonable Prices. Very good hotel. Luxury and with acceptable prices on everything, food, drink and accommodation. Colonial style. highly recommended

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Maplewood, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel over Thanksgiving week -- our first time in Guatemala. This hotel had been recommended to us by a friend, who had stayed there once previously and loved it. First and most important, the hotel itself is beautiful. The buildings are all clean and spacious, and everywhere you look there are perfect touches and details that...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Porta Hotel is a perfect example of the beautiful colonial structures from a bygone era. Every street and square in Antigua is has a postcard view and Porta's perfect location brings together this picturesque atmosphere in a luxurious, relaxed and ideally located setting. The hotel is just minutes away from the main square, the central courtyard cristal clean swimming...

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear Roy R, We are so glad that you've enjoyed so much your stay with us. We really hope that you can visit us again in a near future. Sincerely,

Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Porta Antigua is a very charming Luxury colonial style hotel with great service, food, location and it is reasonably priced. they have reeeaaaly good buffet breakfasts overlooking the pool with a ton of flowers. the lobby, bar, banquet area and gardens are also winners. you are 3 block from the main square which is the center of just about everything...

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear bgerber948, Thank you so much for sharing such great review about our services, gardens and facilities. We are so proud of our team and do not hesitate this comments are shared with the whole team since they inspire us to continue on the path of excellence. We hope to see you again around here very soon! Sincerely,

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My group of 29 including my family of 4 arrived on a Saturday. We were greeted with wonderful hospitality which continued our entire stay. The hotel is beautiful with very nice grounds, nice amenities, conveniently located from Antigua market & good food. I'd go back any time!!

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear Heather H, We appreciate very much that you've shared your experience with the traveller community on Trip Advisor. We hope that you come back really soon. Sincerely,

Hoboken, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is absolutely beautiful and the people who work there could not be better! The only reason I gave this hotel 4 stars instead of 5 is that there's no air conditioning and we had to request a fan because our room was quite hot and there are no screens on the doors so you can't leave them open...

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear Christine T, Thank you so much for sharing such great experience during your Girls Trip to Antigua. We really care about your comments about air conditioning, we are taking the corrective actions needed to solve this matter in a near future. We hope that you visit us again, it will always be a pleassure to be at your service....

chicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, may I say this is a sprawling property with multiple locations. It is truly beautiful there. So beautiful that everyone in town wants to have a wedding there. This is understandable. What is not understandable is how poor their management staff is. If you book a higher budget room, I can see how one could have a nice stay....

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear natasha2929, We truly apologize for the inconveniences experienced during your most recent stay at Porta Hotel Antigua. Please be advised that we are taking the actions needed to improve on the service quality of our staff so issues like the one you experienced can be avoided in the future. We hope that you give us another opportunity to be...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stay at hotel for long weekend, found it a bit crowd, but still usable amenities. Everything is high price, so this should not your option if budget price is your visit. Excellent cold water pool, with impresive service at the pool. Parking is few block away, but free and secure shuttle is available. Small, confortable room, big flat TV...

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear Douglas E, Thank you so much for sharing your experience at Porta Hotel Anrtigua with the Traveller Community on Trip Advisor. We are so glad that overall you've enjoyed your stay, we hope that this is not the last time you visit us, hope to see you soon again around here. Sincerely

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, great ambiance, clean, attentive staff, good food, beautiful indoor/outdoor dining area with abundant breakfast buffet, nice rooms, relaxing pool area, small playground for little kids, -- will definitely stay there again

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for such good comments you've shared with the traveller community on Trip Advisor. We are really glad you've enjoyed your stay, hopefully you stay with us again really soon! Warm wishes,

San Salvador, El Salvador
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The hotel is very good locations with a good view of the amazing volcano. The staff is good. But not reservation in weekend because there are 2 o 3 weddings and your room will be in the second area very simple, small and a little abandoned. Make sure your room is in the main area by the pool.

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Fernando X, Gerente at Porta Hotel Antigua, responded to this review

Dear cristalesavila, Thank you for posting your experience, your comments are very important since areas of oportunnity are exposed for our team to work harder to exceed our guests' expectations. We hope that you visit us again very soon! Sincerely,

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME TO PORTA ANTIGUA - LA ANTIGUA GUATEMALA Marvel at majestic volcanoes, roam cobblestone streets that twist past historic churches and monument or just embrace the warm culture found only in the enchanting city of La Antigua Guatemala or better known as Antigua This is isn't just a holiday, wedding or meeting destination - it's a journey that will enrich your life. Guatemala located in Central America is recognized as the Heart of the Mayan Civilization. Porta Antigua connects you with the culture, history, tradition, glamour, passion and spirit of Guatemala. Located strategically in the historical district of La Antigua - one of the three main capitals of the new world together with Mexico City, Mexico and Lima, Peru during the Spanish conquest period - our quaint yet sophisticated accommodations offer an unforgettable experience. You'll be inspired by the energy that permeates every corner of this unique destination. Just relax and take it all in. Porta Antigua previously known also as Hotel Antigua, the hotel with most tradition in the destination for over 65 years was chosen as one of the Top Five Hotels in Central America by readers of Conde Nast Traveler magazine. You'll realize why as soon as you step inside. Each of our 110 rooms and suites features traditional-style architecture accented with local Guatemalan crafts and textiles. Enjoy total luxury with our opulent master suite or reserve one of our functional and affordable deluxe rooms. We make sure you stay connected to your friends back home with wireless Internet access and we'll also help you make your flight on time with our airport transportation - just a few of the perks at our hotel. Share this unforgettable destination with your family, friends, loved ones or colleagues by hosting a special event in Porta Antigua. This is the ideal venue for exceptional weddings, banquets or corporate events. With eight individual rooms that can comfortably accommodate up to 400 attendees, we can handle everything from large gatherings to intimate occasions. Looking for authentic Guatemalan cuisine? You'll find it just outside your hotel room door at Los Moros Restaurant. Complete your evening in the stylish El Conquistador Bar. Unwind with a muscle-melting massage or invigorating ritual and then enjoy a beauty treatment at our luxurious and renowned Ceiba Spa. Featuring a wet sauna, relaxation area and temazcal (indigenous sauna), the Ceiba Porta Spa and Gym is your ultimate place to escape. It also offers state-of-the-art fitness equipment, including cardio and weight-training machines, which will help you maintain your workout while on business or vacation. The finest restaurants, the happening bars and the best and most exquisite shopping are only moments away from your hotel room. Experience fascinating museums and amazing ruins or meet locals in the nearby markets. Can't decide which attraction to visit first? Golf, volcano climbing, canopy tour, orchid farm, so much to choose from, we can help. Our friendly staff is always willing to answer any questions you might have about the region or contact our tour operator located in the lobby of the hotel. Stay at Porta Antigua and discover why we remain one of the most renowned and leading hotels in the enchanting city of La Antigua Guatemala. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porta Hotel Antigua

Address: 8a Calle Poniente No 1, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Sacatepequez Department > Antigua
Price Range: $169 - $389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porta Hotel Antigua 4*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Porta Hotel Antigua Guatemala
Antigua Hotel Guatemala
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Antigua
#1 Green Hotel in Antigua
#1 Spa Hotel in Antigua
#2 Luxury Hotel in Antigua
#4 Family Hotel in Antigua
#6 Romantic Hotel in Antigua
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“ask for rooms that don't border on the main streets”
 of 5 bubbles monkjoel, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room by the courtyard to avoid the busy streets' noise”
 of 5 bubbles qBan, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an upstairs room to get more natural light and ventilation.”
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“Room near in the garden, some far of the pool”
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“Check on wedding receptions on weekends -- might want to get a room away from the dancing.”
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