Spend your vacation in a beautiful two-story home, surrounded by lush walled gardens. Our views over Lake Atitlan's 3 volcanoes are amazing. We are located in a quaint Mayan village on the north shore of one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. Please read all information carefully and ask us any questions.
Casa Dermot is a lovely 2-story house with all modern conveniences and a full water filtration/UV system, delivering safe drinking water to all inside faucets. There are 2 spacious bedrooms that sleep a total of 5 guests. There is a queen size bed and a singe bed in the downstairs bedroom and upstairs, in the master bedroom you'll find another queen size bed. All rooms have a view of the gardens and volcanoes. The house features 2.5 bathrooms. You will find a well-equipped kitchen, an elegant dining area, two living rooms: a lounge area downstairs and an entertainment room upstairs. The house is very secure in the center of the village of Jaibalito with easy access to the lake and public boat transportation to area attractions. There are hiking trails behind the house and on either side of the village to explore the mountains or walk to neighboring villages. You'll find that Jaibalito is an ideal location from which to explore the lovely Lake Atitlan. Note that even a small village in Guatemala can be bustling with noises and smells. We hope you will enjoy being in the heart of this community.
You will have access to the whole house and garden. There is a large dining area downstairs as well as another table on the balcony upstairs. There are comfy chairs inside and outside, providing many spaces to read and enjoy the view, but also to watch a movie or enjoy music. The kitchen is equipped with toaster, food processor, stovetop coffee maker and a microwave for your convenience. Note there is a regular coffee maker. and a stove top moka You'll find all the utensils and cookware you need to make a great meal. The bathrooms are spacious and lovely. The best part is the beautiful garden and the views of the volcanoes across the lake. There is a groundskeeper apartment on the basement level, which is not included in the house rental. There is a washer available and all gas is supplied for cooking and hot water.
Interaction with guests
We mostly rent our house when we are traveling ourselves, so we may not be on site to greet you in person. Of course, someone will be there to meet you when you arrive in Jaibalito to help you settle in. And you can contact us with anything you need.
Other things to note
* Jaibalito is only reachable by boat across the lake Atitlan. There are no roads going anywhere.
* wireless internet available (depending on weather and reception)
* washer in the back of the house
* private garden
* Smart TV with BlueRay DVD player, Apple TV and Netflix
* extra blanket for colder nights
* stovetop espresso maker, no regular coffee maker
* great cookware
* groundskeeper on premises
Please make sure to have a full profile with photo when booking. Unfortunately we have to turn down bookings when we can't see who we're dealing with. Also tell us something about the purpose of your trip? It's important to establish a good rapport right away.
Maximum amount of total guests: 5
Maximum children: 2 (age 15 and under)
Minimum stay is 3 nights, maximum is 30
Notify us immediately if the amount of guests should change during your stay
We do not allow pets
We keep a clean and tidy house, so we hope you enjoy this and we appreciate it when our guests help us keep it this way. (updated 4/16/17)
No shoes in the house
Smoking is only allowed outside and please clean up afterwards
Please read all information carefully and ask us any questions.
Make sure to let us know where you are coming from and how you are getting to the lake. We can help you with all those arrangements, but we do need to know an arrival time with a window of one hour.