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    Hostel Clandestino

    Playa Maderas, San Juan del Sur 00000, Nicaragua
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Average5%
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    “food truck” (3 reviews)
    “howler monkeys” (10 reviews)
    “tucked away” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 71 reviews

    Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

    Clandestino is a very special place - an odd mix of an idealistic surfer/hippie community with jungle hostel. Located about 10-15min uphill from the idyllic playa Maderas, a hotspot for surfing, the hostel feels like IN the jungle. You'll hear and see howler monkeys, a...More

    Thank Knowmad22L
    Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

    I stayed there for 4 nights. The staff is just incredible specially Juan. It's super close to playa Manderas which is a super spot for surfing! There are some restaurants close to the hostel which are a little bit expensive so I suggest you to...More

    Thank 878f_lixantoineb
    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    Amazing secluded location, walking distance to the beach. Rustic, yet comfortable private cabins tucked in the jungle. Incredibly hospitable hosts. Stefan and his family are wonderful hosts and will make you feel right at home. I was fairly ill with flu-like symptoms (an ailment I'd...More

    Thank Bradley K
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    The german couple with their two sickly-sweet kids were one of the most perfect hosts I ever met. They were always available, always very friendly and helpful... The huts a very clean and look like treehouses in a paradisiac jungle. There is a shared kitchen,...More

    1  Thank moresunlessclouds
    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    A couple of friends and I got to Hostel Clandestino because of another friend who was already staying there for weeks and told us that we have to see that place because it's just awesome. He was damn right. We stayed there for 10 Days....More

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    Hotel description
    Hostel Clandestino is a Hostel located at the famous surf beach "Playa Maderas" close to San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua. It was founded by the two friends Juan, from Chile, and Stephan and Corinna, who are from Germany, in the year 2012. Our hostel consists of some beautiful cabins, a refurbished VW-Bus, a kitchen, a lounge and yoga platform, overlooking the green canopy of the Nicaraguan jungle. It's only a ten minute walk to one of the best beach breaks in Nicaragua and about 9 km outside of the bustling beach town San Juan del Sur. Our hostel is perfect for hanging out in a hammock enjoying the amazing view and the untouched Central American nature but also for surfing, walks at the beach, hiking or horseback riding. You won't be bored because here is plenty of stuff to do: We can help you with organizing surf lessons at Playa Maderas, horseback riding etc. You can also watch the wildlife (howler monkeys, tropical birds etc.) hanging out in one of our hammocks or enjoy the beautiful sunsets. We offer our guests simple but comfortable and clean rooms. They all have access to spacey balconies which are equipped with chairs and/or hammocks. The prices include access to our community kitchen, potable water and coffee. We have rooms available for 1-4 guests.
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    Room Tips
    "private cabin, VW bus in the jungle"
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    "All rooms are great. Although some rooms share a roof with walls that don't go all the way to the..."
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    "no wifi, but an excellent place to chill out and disconnect :)"
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    "Any room will be fine."
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