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Los Cardones EcoLodge

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Overview
Carreterra Montelimar Km 49, 15 Km al Oeste, Pochomil Nicaragua See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Reviews (104)
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This place is sweet. The staff is great, the food is great, fun surf, and and awsome environment. There is tons of places to see and plenty of activities to keep you busy. I highly recommend this place for a quite and relaxed surf retreat....More

Thank sm33333
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Interested in last review as I was in similar circumstances over Christmas with different results. Stayed at a beach house near Los Cardones and made arrangements to access the resort for the occasional beer, some dinners including Christmas,and participation in the baby sea turtle launching....More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 20 December 2017

THE PLACE IS REALLY WEIRD FULL OF people who dont' know what they are doing. We rented a house close to Los Cardones. One day we were passing by and they let us un and offered us massage and dinner. It was ok experience. We...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed with my family 2 boys 12 & 13. A truly magical place, unspoilt, lovely rooms, with some overlooking the Ocean. Food was amazing fresh baked bread and cake for breakfast that you could die for. Totally unspoilt by tourism only 19 people at the...More

Thank abquilter
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This Ecolodge is a gem in a remote location. Surf out front is very fun, gentle, and uncrowded. The food is 5-star amazing, and as close as farm to table as you can get. Also know that it takes time to make food so fresh!...More

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Description
Los Cardones EcoLodge is a Beach Eco Resort on the most pristine surf spots of Nicaragua. We work for sea turtle conservation with our nursery, habitat preservation and beach cleanups. Empty waves roll in More all year. The beaches are exposed to both SW and NW swells, making the surf very consistent. An epic left point break, a right reef break, excellent beach breaks await our guests, just one hour from the airport of Managua. Meet people… allow your soul to play and fall in love with Nicaragua. Engage meaningfully with our local community... Volunteer with us at the local school. Become one with nature… Save endangered sea turtles. Find fulfillment in simplicity. Nurture your body with healthy food and activity… massages, yoga, surf lessons, horseback rides, fat tire bicycles, beach volley ball, ping pong, slackline, delicious, homemade, wholesome meals, mangroves and luxuriant forest, fresh air, warm ocean. This Nicaragua Surf Resort is an acclaimed Eco Resort verified by Rainforest Alliance with the highest compliance to sustainable tourism in Nicaragua. Our values: Friends and Family, Protecting our Planet, Sustainable Community Development, Healthy Living, Learning through Sharing. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$141 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Los Cardones Surf Lodge
Also Known As
Los Cardones Surf Hotel Los Cardones
Location
Nicaragua > Managua Department > Pochomil
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$141 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Los Cardones Surf Lodge
Also Known As
Los Cardones Surf Hotel Los Cardones
Location
Nicaragua > Managua Department > Pochomil
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Traveller (109)
Dining (31)
Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (24)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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Marcos H
2 April 2017|
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Response from Lesley S | Reviewed this property |
No, this Ecolodge does not have a pool.
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marksaavedra
4 November 2016|
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Response from LosCardonesEcolodge | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we welcome day visits and the entrance fee is $10+iva per person, which are fully consumable in the restaurant. You can also rent surfboards, take a surf or yoga lesson, enjoy a beach front massage. Sorry for th... More
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Room Tips
"Request a bungalow on stilts close to the shore."
11maliae
28 Jun 2017
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"If available, request a room with a patio overlooking the beach."
jimsc688
31 May 2017
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"Beachfront bungalows are the ticket."
chrismL5762LK
4 May 2017
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"Beachfront Bungalows have good airflow and are much cooler. Defintely go with a bungalow."
tommS2925JW
26 Apr 2017
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