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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Big foot hostel is amazing!! The rooms are clean and spacious aswell as the bathrooms. The staff are so friendly, great craic and were so helpful and approachable! I would highly recommend this hostel for backpackers looking to meet other travellers and overall good vibes...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Though Bigfoot is temporarily closing due to the political unrest in Nicaragua, it is a great place to have a drink and meet fellow travelers and friends when visiting the city of Leon. They have an excellent staff, beach shuttles to their beach hostel parties,...More

Thank flinchk
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great place with beautiful rooms,great food and good entertainment! Would recommend to any group travelling to Antigua. Located in the heart of Antigua you are close to the market and all good shops. 👍

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great hostel, really clean and great facilities. Everyone was so friendly and the bar is great fun! There’s a hot tub which is class and tv room for chilling. Right in the middle of Antigua ideal location with loads of cool stuff nearby!

Thank emilymoreilly
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Bigfoot hostel in Leon and had a great time. The air conditioned dorm rooms were nice. The music was offensively loud, but I think that's standard in Latin America. We were a bit skeptical about catching the shuttle to Antigua after reading...More

Thank Aliesha C
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More than a hostel,a complete backpacking experience. Local and traveling volunteers. Staff are thoroughly trained and dedicated to making this your home away from home while visiting beautiful colonial leon! ...More Guest kitchen is fully equipped. Billiard table,, variety of games and multiple routers for wi-fi access. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Traveller (81)
Room & Suite (7)
Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Alon M
8 July 2017|
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Response from Bigfoot H | Property representative |
Sure you can Alon, our front desk is 24 hours open. If you need any assistance visit our facebook page BIGFOOT HOSTEL AND VOLCANO BOARDING. Best regards, Ricardo Sena
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lululillly
9 April 2015|
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Response from Martin L | Reviewed this property |
They also offer a day tour to Telica if there are at least 4 ppl who will join the Tour. When I was there there were not enough people going on the tour so they organized for me to go with a different company, which worked... More
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"Get a room with AC if you can budget the $3-$4 more."
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"Rent a private room"
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"AC dorms don't have fans, so if you want to chill in the room through the day - get a fan dorm."
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"A/C dorms get very very cold!"
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