Casa Jaguar
Copan Ruinas, Honduras

Copan's Most Charming Rental Home

Welcome to Casa Jaguar


Casa Jaguar provides a comfortable, centrally located base from which to explore the quaint village of Copan Ruinas, the nearby archeological site, museums, Spanish language schools and other attractions. Everything is just a short walk from Casa Jaguar.


This inviting village residence has all the amenities, and is located in a quiet neighborhood 5 blocks from the Parque Central and close to all restaurants, cafes, museums, shops and village market. The home is fully furnished and boasts sturdy, local artisan produced furniture and is tastefully decorated with handcrafted touches. The home is sparkling clean and very cozy.


Casa Jaguar sleeps 5 and offers guests 2 bedrooms, each with 1 double bed, closet, night table and reading lamp, ceiling fan, a/c, bathroom w/ hot water, full kitchen w/ all appliances & utensils, purified water, breakfast bar, dining area, living room w/ single sofa bed, color tv w/ cable, DVD player & library. Travel & Maya culture reference library, front porch w/ hammock and laundry washing facilites.


The refrigerator is stocked with an assortment of beer, soft drinks, mineral water, white wine and champagne and the kitchen has a supply of freshly ground, locally sourced, organic coffee, all available at a moderate charge.

Daily maid service is included in rate. We provide all linens, towels, bath soap, blankets and quilt.


In the mood for a massage? Relax, unwind and rejuvinate at Bamboo Patio Massage Pavilion located just across the street on the premises of La Casa de Cafe ... surrounded by lush gardens and an impressive view of the Copan River Valley, it´s an oasis of calm and nature where our massage therapists Fátima & Joxany, offer up the best 1 hour, Classic / Swedish relaxation massage in Copan.


Copan Ruinas is a lovely mountain village of 10,000 inhabitants. Situated at an altitude of 1,800 ft, Copan boasts a near perfect, average year round temperature of 78F. Located 1 mile from the archeological site of Copan, the ruins are world famous for being one of the most spectacular of all Maya Classic Period sites.


Join us in the lovely garden of
The Cafe at La Casa de Cafe, located just across the street.
We serve the best in breakfasts, light healthy lunches, dinners & snacks - everything homemade & natural.


There are 4 museums, including the world class Maya Sculpture Museum, as well as outlying Maya sites to explore such as; Las Sepulturas & Rastrojón .

Nearby 1/2 day excursions include; hot springs, coffee plantation tours, Macaw Mtn Tropical Bird Park, birding & nature tours, Chorti Maya villages and hiking in nearby hills w/ spectacular valley views.


Copan has a wide variety of restaurants, cafes and shops all within a block or two of the village center. The town is very friendly, extremely safe and visitors can feel comfortable strolling anyplace day or night. Convenient daily transport available to Guatemala and San Pedro Sula w/ easy connections to the North Coast and Bay Islands.


Casa Jaguar has been recommended by the following travel guides:

Lonely Planet Guatemala
Lonely Planet Central America
Footprint Mexico & Central America
Moon Handbook Honduras
Honduras & Bay Islands Guide
Rough Guide Guatemala
Rough Guide Central America
Frommer's Guatemala Guide
Moon Handbook Guatemala
Le Guide du Routard Guatemala
Reise Know How Honduras
Guatemala Stefan Loose Travel Handbucher
Petit Fute Guatemala


Casa Jaguar is available for rental by the night, week, month or year.

For rates & reservations please contact us:

Casa Jaguar
Barrio El Centro
Copan Ruinas

Tel 504 2651-4620

The proprietors of Casa Jaguar also offer the following accomodations options in Copan Ruinas:  

La Casa de Don Santiago
Vacation Townhouse Rental 

La Casa de Cafe
Copans' first Bed & Breakfast Inn

Copans' Boutique Hotel



Studio 22 | Copan
Copans' first micro apartment
Livin' Large in 250 sq ft!