CV-2019: Cozy, 1-Bed, Hillside Home with Spectacular Views For Sale in Santa Cruz

Residential · For Sale


A hidden, off-the-beaten track, idyllic, 1-bed, hillside home tucked into the valley of Santa Cruz, Lake Atitlan in Guatemala. It is perched into the hillside of the western valley giving and almost bird’s-eye-view of the Santa Cruz bay and across the wondrous and magical Lake Atitlan.

The house is situated a 15-20 minutes walk from the public dock along pathways to the west side of Santa Cruz and is set into the hillside with a large terrace offering some of the best views of Lake Atitlan! It is on 902 square metres (9,710 square feet) of land which has been lovingly landscaped providing hidden garden platforms. 

This solidly built, gem of a house, has a views from both main rooms offered by almost floor to ceiling windows. The house is entered via its large terrace, basically a whole extra room, and stretches the entire front of the house! Inside is an open-plan kitchen, dining and living area with fireplace. Next to this is the bathroom with shower and a spacious bedroom also with views through its huge windows. 

To the side and below the house level is an additional wooden room that can be used as a studio or office space. 

The house is solidly built of stone, reinforced concrete and block on a firm, deep foundation. It has three concrete bodegas housing the solar system, gas and providing extra storage. There is also a storage room/bodega for the guardian/gardener-caretaker. The water storage unit has a capacity of 11,000 litres which is filled from a local spring further up the valley.

Santa Cruz village is the closest village (10-15 min boat ride) from the main village of Lake Atitlan, Panajachel or Pana. Pana provides all necessities you might need from banking to supermarkets, restaurants, bars, cafes and a large local market.

All furniture and furnishings are included (except a few personal items).

LAND: 902 square metres / 9,710 square feet

CONSTRUCTION: 87 square metres / 937 square feet

  • Bedroom
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Living – Kitchen – Dining Area
  • Large Terrace
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Spring water
  • Electricity from National Grid
  • Solar hot water
  • Septic tank
  • Water storage 11,000 litres

To arrange a viewing or for more information please, contact us



Unnamed Road, Santa Cruz la Laguna, Guatemala

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