Looking at the house from the front lawn.
The house is built on a terraced hillside that overlooks Lake Atitlan.
The Stairs from inside the gate to the house.
The beautifully crafted stone stairway, built in the tradition of the ancient mayas, follows beside the pathway of a natural creek & waterfall which runs for most of the year.
The Volcanos at Sunset
Just about every day you can see incredible sunsets over the lake. It's a magical place to have a glass of wine and take in the majesty of the view.
The Living Room from the Kitchen
The living room, with beam ceilings and tile floors, combines the best of Spanish and California modern architecture.
The Living Room looking towards the kitchen
Recently refurnished, the living room provides a relaxed atmosphere.
The Living Room looking toward the Fireplace and window seat.
The large Southwestern Spanish style hearth and fireplace sits beside a built in window seat. It's a great place to relax and enjoy the view.
The Master Bedroom
Furnished in a classical Guatemalan Nahuala style, the sliding doors on the left provide access to a private patio.
This view is from the 2nd Bedroom, which occupies its own bungalow, outside and a few steps away, on a terrace one level above the main house.. The view from here is even better than from below.,
The Kitchen from the dining area.
The kitchen is fully equipped, with everything you'll need.Â The center island is a great place to sit and talk with the cook.
The house as seen from the garden.
Water cascades down the mountain side and is caught by a wishing well, catch basin. The sound of running water provides a great feeling of relaxation.
Atitlan, is one of the most beautiful lakes in the world: English novelist and critic, Aldous Huxley famously wrote of it: "Lake Como, it seems to me, touches on the limit of permissibly picturesque, but Atitlán is Como with additional embellishments of several immense volcanoes. It really is too much of a good thing."
Lake Atitlan, one of the most beautiful spots on earth.
The Astounding Colors, from the famous Chicken buses to the colorful costumes of the wonderful indigenous people, will dazzle you.