We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Convento Santa Catalina

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Hotel Convento Santa Catalina
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

121 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hotel Convento Santa Catalina
See the most recent reviews
Showing 78: English reviews
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This hotel is very nice- the staff are wonderful- the rooms are comfortable and clean- The restaurant is very good. The only thing about this hotel- and they have no control over this- the Bells from the church nearby are very loud and ring at least every hour- But- I still would recommend this place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jimdoc21
Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Nice location. The internett in our room was living it's own life. The church bells did not bother us. What I did not like at all was that I had booked the room by telephone. I had talked with them two times and asked two times if the breakfast was included in the price and the answer was yes. But...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Miniggio
Costa Rica
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Our room on the courtyard had 9 ft. High ceilings,a small desk,2 double beds.small sofa, closet,chairs,TV . We were able to get wifi everywhere( free). Room was old but clean. We had a small kitchenette that we did not use. We had fresh towels everyday.the shower had lovely hot water. They had live entertainment. Staff were very friendly& helpful.enjoyed our...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Doreen M
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

The rooms are a bit dark but great location! We had 12 rooms booked for daughter's wedding and it was a great central point for everything Antigua. Breakfast each morning was great but had to get used to the church bells ringing at random times.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Johnna E
North Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I thought this hotel was interesting. It was an old convent. The rooms are big but a bit musty. I gave this a very good rating because of the quaintness. Rooms surround a courtyard and one side is a restaurant which at times was loud. Pros: Large rooms Hot water Free WiFi Free water bottles Location is right at the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank nerual
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 December 2015

The room itself had poor lighting (impossible to read). The bathroom was room, but had mildew issues. The worst feature was probably not the hotel's fault -- a noisy bell tower nearby, that seemed to chime every 15 minutes.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carolyn W
Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Stayed four nights. The location is the best in Antigua. A convent with centuries of history. Great rooms that take you back to another century... Breakfast was great. Always a new local delicacy... The convent's arch is emblematic in Antigua

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Fernand0EC
Ontario
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in July. The rooms are really charming as they are converted convent rooms. That being said, the one we stayed in and our friends' room only had one window which faced the courtyard. So, unless the shutters were open on the window (and thus allowing everyone walking by to look in), the room is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank adale8101
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Reviewed 17 August 2015

It's a small nice hotel, I didn't request any special services but front desk staff was nice and informative, it rained and they provided umbrellas for our use. The bathroom could have more amenities but other wise was nice and clean, the room also. We stayed in room "san cristobal" it is very good sized with lots of space. Food...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Claudia S
Whidbey Island, Washington
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Hotel Convento Santa Catalina is a ~400 year old convent that has been converted into a hotel. The front door to the hotel is almost under the famous Antigua arch. The main square is two blocks south and the market is three blocks east, so it's in a great location. The staff was quite friendly and helpful. The desk clerk...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mlfricke52

126 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (97)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (27)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (4)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Other (50)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (29)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (12)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Antigua hotels
0.6 km away
Hotel Meson del Valle
Hotel Meson del Valle
#23 of 82 in Antigua
177 reviews
0.2 km away
Hotel Casa Antigua
Hotel Casa Antigua
#25 of 82 in Antigua
408 reviews
0.5 km away
Hotel Las Camelias Inn
Hotel Las Camelias Inn
#44 of 82 in Antigua
105 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.5 km away
Hotel la Catedral
Hotel la Catedral
#13 of 82 in Antigua
254 reviews
0.3 km away
D'Leyenda Hotel
D'Leyenda Hotel
#16 of 82 in Antigua
420 reviews
0.9 km away
Hotel Los Pasos
Hotel Los Pasos
#11 of 82 in Antigua
220 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Convento Santa Catalina is located under the Arch (the most famous historical site in Antigua) on Arch Street. It is listed as a historical site and convent, and was built in Antigua Guatemala in 1613. Our Hotel keeps the original architecture and the same name. Our Hotel is a historic monument with a colonial environment and all the modern facilities. We provide Hotel, Restaurant and Travel Services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Convento Santa Catalina

Address: 5 Ave Norte # 28, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > Sacatepequez Department > Antigua
Price Range: $89 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Convento Santa Catalina 3*
Number of rooms: 17
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Priceline, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Hotel Convento Santa Catalina reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Convento Santa Catalina Hotel
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Convento Santa Catalina staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Hotel Convento Santa Catalina staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“in the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles SoledadMcNally, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had front room near the courtyard and we were happy to admire everything”
 of 5 bubbles ruthspillers, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Remember the bells! Bring earplugs if light sleeper!”
  • Rooms with classic decor
 of 5 bubbles robsT9648IO, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“for more quiet, choose a room in the modern area (which is towards the back of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles taniakiamowitz, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Best Location”
 of 5 bubbles M8072YEcatherineb, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
5 of 5