Runaway Hideouts are both short and long term accommodation options. They’re off the beaten path and always the best value. All opinions expressed are always 100% my own.
Ultimate off the beaten path garden hideout
Price: 40$ / night
Location: Jaibalito, Lake Atitlan
The Low Down: fast wifi, excellent nachos, high powered showers, flowers and humming birds, traditional Mayan life, eccentric American, German, Israeli, Swedish and Norwegian expats, infinity pool nearby, authentic and cheap German food across the street, relaxation, yoga, writing, hiking, kayaking, living & loving life. Read the full review of Vulcano Lodge.
Start Guatemala off the right way
Price: 7$ / Dorm | 40$/ private
The Low Down: in the heart of Antigua, modern yet charming, class on a budget, a place to ease into hostel life, from backpackers to pensioners, perfect amount of social space, huge terrace with volcano and world heritage site views, fast wifi, unique private rooms, comfortable beds, super relaxed and friendly staff.