The majority of travelers visiting Guatemala will enter and depart from the La Aurora International Airport in Guatemala City. Many travelers will head quickly to their next destination, but for those that stick around for a day or two, there are a few interesting areas to explore. There are historic sights in Centro Histórico, as well as a variety of good bars and restaurants in Zona Viva. There is also the trendy and artistic neighborhood of Cuatro Grados Norte to explore.
The Westin Camino Real is a five-star hotel that guarantees its guests a unique and comfortable experience. Enjoy luxuries like a spa, steam bath, barbershop, heated pool, and delicious restaurant.
The hotel’s rooms are clean and inviting. The beds have pillow-top mattresses that ensure a deep sleep, and the bathrooms are stocked with signature spa amenities and a deluxe showerhead. All rooms have a cable TV and access to high-speed wireless Internet (there is an additional fee to use the Internet). There are comfortable armchairs with reading lights and spacious desks where you can work. Also included in every room is a mini bar, iron/ironing board, and safety deposit box. Junior Suites also have a separate living room with an independent bathroom, sofa, and two armchairs.
There are several places to eat and drink at the Westin Camino Real. El Cafetal offers local and international cuisine, as well as a breakfast buffet and a theme lunch buffet (ranging from Mexican to seafood) every day of the week. Bunch is also offered on Sundays.
Café Vienés serves a nice selection of European cakes and pastries, as well as a full gourmet menu and over fifteen varieties of Guatemalan coffee. Finally, there is the Biltmore Bar, which offers a wide range of drinks and snacks from 11:00 AM until 1:00 AM. Live music is sometimes performed here as well.
Guests will likely enjoy swimming in the hotel’s outdoor pool, which is large and well maintained. You can get exercise at the gym, tennis court and squash court, or else relax with a massage and a soak in the Jacuzzi. If you’re in need of a haircut, you can visit the onsite barbershop. If it’s souvenirs that are required, then head to the gift shop.
Other services at the Westin Camino Real include a currency exchange, business center, luggage storage, babysitter, and airport shuttle.