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    Magnific Rock Hotel

    End of the road to Playa Popoyo, Popoyo, Tola, Nicaragua
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    04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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    Traveller (161)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (25)
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good22%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “mag rock” (31 reviews)
    “amazing views” (13 reviews)
    “smoothie” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 155 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The position of this hotel on a bluff above the ocean is beautiful. An easy walk down to the beach which stretches for miles and is almost empty. You can take surf lessons, go horse riding, the yoga is good. The rooms should be fabulous....More

    Thank Takeyourproteinpills
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    There is no place quite like this due to the amazing location on the ocean. Sunsets were incredible and there is great access to awesome surf spots. The restaurant staff were friendly and attentive, but the girls at the front desk were not welcoming or...More

    Thank dlaird15
    Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

    Everything you need for a few days off in a surfer's paradise. The location with its views and atmosphere is amazing, food is great, staff is super friendly and help was offered in whatever the need. We happened to be there at the same time...More

    Thank 779emiliak
    Response from Magnific Rock H, Manager at Magnific Rock HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for the positive review @779erniliak we are glad you felt at home here. We love including our guests as part of our Magnific Rock Family! Do come back and visit us again soon :)

    Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

    Firstly, just know that I didn’t actually stay at the hotel. We went to the beach 3 days running to surf and would have a smoothie and rent our boards from these guys. The smoothies were unbelievable... best in 3 months around central. However the...More

    Thank Ed F
    Response from Magnific Rock H, Manager at Magnific Rock HotelResponded 8 December 2017

    Hi Ed. I'm glad you enjoyed the smoothies, they're always great post surf! Sorry you had some bad recommendations in the surf shack. We've been working on staff training when it comes to waves, areas to surf and board recommendations. We appreciate the review and...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Over the many years I have travelled to Las Salinas, Mag Rock has been one of my favorite places in Nicaragua. The location is simply perfect situated between several amazing surf breaks and a spectacular views of the outer reef. The best happy hour spot...More

    1  Thank Nica11Kim
    Response from Magnific Rock H, General Manager at Magnific Rock HotelResponded 23 August 2017

    Thanks for the wonderful review @Nica11Kim We have worked hard to continually improve Magnific Rock and create a warm, welcoming atmosphere for all our travellers and guests. We have lots of exciting new endeavours coming up soon and look forward to your next visit :)

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Rivas Department >
    • Tola >
    • Popoyo
    • Also Known As
    • Magnific Rock Hotel Nicaragua/Popoyo
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    Traveller (161)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (25)
    Pool & Beach (20)
    Hotel & Grounds (93)
    Bathroom (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Natalie T
    19 February 2015|
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    Response from Dan B | Reviewed this property |
    WiFi is strongest in the lounge and lobby, but it can be accessed from the rooms although it is quite spotty
    Room Tips
    "Don't miss out on the open air Cabanas"
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    "Try to reserve the cabanas on the water or the private suites that are also on the water and a little more..."
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    "best views and wifi in penthouse, AC in the rooms further away but no wifi. Newly build rooms are awesome..."
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    "Rent an apartment if you can!"
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