Stay with us

At The Driftwood Surfer, we offer a variety of different accommodations to suit any traveler’s needs and budget. For the budget traveler, we offer a cheap place to stay in the dorm, affordable private rooms with shared bathroom, or luxury private rooms with private bathroom for couples or when you travel with friends.

All of our rooms are fitted with comfortable beds, electrical outlets, and complimentary air conditioning from 7:00 PM to 9:30 AM so you can have a cool night’s sleep. 


Please check availability by emailing us before you pay for your room.

the most comfortable bunk beds in a hostel that are found in El Paredon Guatemala so you can enjoy Air Conditioner at night

Dormitorios con A/C

Q90 por noche

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The perfect room for a group friends that want to enjoy a night with air conditioner in a black sand beach called El Paredon

Cuarto privado con A/C

Q350 (2 personas) +Q75 por persona extra. Máximo 3 personas. Sabados Q425


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1 single bed & 1 double bed


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the perfect accommodation type with a private bathroom so you can enjoy the air conditioner all night long at the El Paredon beach

Suite Privada con A/C

Q500 (2 people) +Q75 per extra person. Max occupancy 4 people. Sabados Q600

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1 queen bed & 1 full size bed


Baño privado


We’ve done our best to make sure that we have everything you could possibly need during your stay with us! Some of the hostel’s facilities include: 

  • 4 shared bathroom blocks fitted with open-air showers. 
  • 2 fully stocked bars (including a swim-up beachfront pool bar!)
  • Table tennis & a pool table.
  • A licensed panoramic rooftop restaurant serving up breakfast, lunch, and our delicious all-you-can-eat buffet-style dinner. 
  • Space for parking.
  • Beachfront space fitted with hammocks, a volleyball court, and a palapa.
a beautiful woman enjoying an open air shower with black sand and bamboo at the driftwood surfer hostel in El Paredon Guatemala

How to get to us!

We’re located right on the beach in the heart of El Paredón. You can get to us by:

Public shuttle (direct)

From Antigua: The shuttles normally leave at 9:30 am and 2:00 pm every day and they take about 2.5 hours to get to us.

(To Antigua, the times are 9:30 am and 2:00 pm).

From Lake Atitlan: Shuttles depart every day from Panajachel at 1:00 pm and generally take around 3 hours.

(To Lake Atitlan, the shuttle leaves at 8:00 am).

From Guatemala City: Shuttles depart every day except Tuesday from the following places, you can check them out on your maps app:

– 7:30 AM – Gasolinera Puma, Proceres zona 10

– 8:00 AM – Miraflores Mall

– 8:30 AM – Sankris Mall

Q90 one way and Q150 two ways. (To Guatemala City, the time is 5:00 PM). Contact Mochibusito GT here to book

If you want us to arrange a shuttle for you just let us know! If you’re coming from the airport or Antigua and want a private direct shuttle
– just send us a message and we can organize that for you!

Already messaged us about private airport shuttles? Click here to pay!


If you want to road trip to the coast, it’s about a 2-3 hour drive from Antigua. Just put our name into Google Maps or Waze and it’ll take you straight to us!