Casa Xicaya is a family owned guesthouse in a small community about 20 minutes outside of Antigua. Perched on a hill 1840 meters above sea level you will be hard pressed to find more magnificent views of Volcan del Agua or the surrounding greenery that makes the Antigua region an renowned international destination. The bed and breakfast boasts three individual bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom, and a separate guesthouse with four beds which can accommodate larger groups.
You'll not find more stunning views as well as genuinely friendly and attentive owners. It.'s wonderful to be so close to Antigua yet be in the quiet of the countryside with amazing panoramic views of the valley and Volcanoes. There are walking paths almost right oustside the door to explore the mountainous terrain. I always look forwars to returning as...Kathleen M, TripAdvisor
Casa Xicaya is indeed a hidden gem. It is nestled in the small village of San Cristobal el Alto. The room was beautiful and clean. The balcony has a hammock and rocking chair for endless relaxation and has the most incredible view ever. There are only 3 rooms so it is very private and the family is so friendly and...Denise30906, TripAdvisor
Locally Owned Community Cooperative
San Cristobal el Alto is only a short 20 minute drive from Antigua. The 'Senderos El Alto' coopertaive arose from the great need to bring sustainable development to the village and was founded by a group of visionary and proactive community members. Activities in the community include hikes, tortilla making workshops, ceramics, artisan visits, and more. The community also has a couple restaurants to choose from.