Discerning travelers looking for a taste of adventure and culture should check out the El Convento Boutique Hotel in Antigua, Guatemala and its Flavor Expedition. The special package features a coffee tasting that includes ways to explore and learn about Antigua's coffee and a Coffee tour through coffee plantation. Guests will learn how coffee is cultivated in Guatemala along with its variety of climates.
The exquisitely charming El Convento Boutique Hotel is ideal for guests with an appetite for a novel adventure and the buffet of options in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Antigua. Whether you want to climb a volcano, stroll along cobblestone streets, visit myriad churches, convents and cathedrals or simply enjoy alone time in a boutique hotel seeped in culture and luxury.
El Convento Boutique Hotel's Flavor Expedition includes a two hour coffee tasting in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Antigua, accommodations in one of El Convento Boutique Hotel's exclusive Junior Suites, a special discount on a Vespa Motorcycle ride and the house signature massage, breakfast in the Restaurant and a welcome cocktail.
While in the charming city of Antigua, guests can enjoy a plethora of adventures including ziplining, biking around the city and stopping at a macadamia farm for pancakes, riding a mule or visiting one of the many volcanoes to visit in and around Antigua including Fuego and Acatenango, Volcán Pacaya and Volcán De Aqua. A family trip is the ideal memory-making experience.
El Convento features 26 spacious exquisitely decorated suites drawing upon the rich history and culture of the region. Each of the suites is individually designed, some with beamed ceilings and with a private garden or terrace with views of the volcanoes. This charming hotel is located on a cobblestone street across from the legendary Capuchinas Convento. Many rooms are within close range from the Parque Central, La Merced Church and Antigua Cathedral. The boutique hotel also features a lovely rooftop where couples can enjoy cozy dinners while stargazing.
El Convento Boutique Hotel boasts a fusion of contemporary style and traditional Spanish colonial architecture with brick vaulted ceilings, candlelit archways and stone fountains. History, adventure and romance await in and Antigua. Exploring Colonial ruins and meandering along cobblestone streets offer great hand-holding and picture perfect moments. Along with zip-lining through treetops, guests can spot over 100 species of birds or ride a mule through mountain trails, there are many ways to explore adventure. For guests on a spiritual journey, Antigua is one of the best conserved colonial cities with many religious edifices to behold. Take a day to see the many churches, convents and cathedrals.
Antigua, Guatemala is called land of eternal spring for its consistent spring-like climate. Visitors can enjoy 75 degrees all year round so honeymooners can count on sun-filled days. Direct flights are available from major cities including NY, LA, Houston, Atlanta, Miami, Dallas making post-wedding travel planning easy and direct.
El Convento Boutique Hotel also was awarded the Most Excellent Hotel in Mexico and Central America by Conde Nast Johansens in 2013, in addition to earning TripAdvisor's coveted 2014 and 2013 Traveler's Choice award. El Convento Boutique Hotel features 26 spacious suites with flat screen TVs and free WIFI, two lounges areas, one restaurant, a wine cellar and gated guest parking. For more information, visit elconventoantigua.com.