Discover extraordinary

To step into Nitun is to immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience. 

From our exquisite location nestled in the rainforest, next to the pristine waters of Lake Peten Itza, to our spacious, lakeside casitas (lodges) everything in our authentic eco reserve is designed to make your stay extraordinary.

Unwind in a place where hummingbirds dance across the sun-dappled foliage accompanied by a magical symphony of jungle sounds. Where you can have solitude, companionship, adventure and relaxation. Watch the sunrise over the jungle with a steaming mug of fresh Guatemalan coffee before heading off for a day of adventure on one our excellent tours. Discover the mystical world of ancient Mayan civilisation at the famous nearby sites of Tikal, Yaxha and El-mirador. While away blissful hours relaxing in a hammock under the soothing shade of the forest canopy, taking in the natural wonder of Nitun and just living in the moment. Take a restorative evening dip in the cool, clear waters of the lake as the sun sets before enjoying a sumptuous meal in our charming, traditionally-built restaurant.

The food at Nitun is remarkable. Locally sourced ingredients, freshly prepared to offer you an unforgettable culinary experience. Even the most seasoned foodie will leave feeling they’ve discovered something extraordinary.

Don't go to a hotel - come to Nitun Eco Lodge and have an experience. 


Nitun is renowned for it's warm, genuine and heartfelt hospitality. We are a committed team who is passionate about Nitun and love to share this with visitors.

The team is headed up by Guatemalan founder, owner, and manager, Lorena Castillo. She is supported by a fantastic team of staff members working hard to make your stay memorable.

Whenever we’re not personally operating tours and expeditions, we hire only the best freelance guides in the area and provide private transportation with English speaking drivers.