Welcome to the guest house of the Latin American Anabaptist Seminary in Guatemala.
Our Mission

The Latin American Anabaptist Seminary (SEMILLA) is a seminary for the biblical and theological formation of Anabaptist/Mennonite churches in Central America. Its focus is to prepare men and women to follow Jesus Christ faithfully and, thus, to live out the reign of God, with justice and peace, today. Casa Emaús seeks to serve the heart of our mission, supporting academic programs and activities by providing food and lodging.

Our Purpose

To host national and international students enrolled in all levels of the seminary’s study programs, as well as our staff

To provide service to missionaries, churches and their related institutions and friends who are visiting Guatemala

We offer

Reasonable prices for individuals or groups

Tranquility, security and a Christian family atmosphere

Comfortable rooms and tasty, nutritious food


Family apartments with 2 bedrooms, private bathroom with hot water,
living room, and fully equipped kitchen

Dormitory rooms for retreats and workshops for 25 to 50 persons with bathrooms with hot water

Optional meal service and laundry are available.

Meetings rooms for up to 60 persons with service available for snacks and/or complete meals

Lounge with kitchen

Roof access with view of the city

Garden courtyard for informal gatherings
Seminary program
Congregational Resources
SEMILLA Publishing
“Stay with us, for it is nearly evening; the day is almost over.” Luke 24:29
For more information or reservations contact us at: SEMILLA Guests