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    Hostel Esperanza

    Del BDF 1/2 c. al Sur | Frente al Malecón, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$19
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good31%
    • Average17%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Pool
    Room Service
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    Fitness centre
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    Hostel Pachamama
    158 reviews
    #27 of 67 Speciality lodging in San Juan del Sur
     
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    33 reviews
    #22 of 67 Speciality lodging in San Juan del Sur
     
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    El Pacifico Hotel
    78 reviews
    #12 of 51 B&Bs / Inns in San Juan del Sur
     
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    1 - 5 of 105 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Quiet and cosy hostel just on the edge of the center of san juan next to the beach. The rooms are clean but nothing special. Lots of mosquitos but the fan on the ceiling really helps to keep them off. Breakfast is included (which is...More

    Thank LucLeDuc93
    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    I want to give Hostel Esperanza my warmest recommendation. The owner of the hostel and Paul were so nice to me during my stay. I had a lot of problems outside the hostel and they were both being so helpful. First day we arrived my...More

    Thank detlillelam
    Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

    A great backpackers place, good mattresses, friendly and helpful staff and a good price. Nice communal areas with hammocks and seating around a nice courtyard. Fab breakfast included. Away from the noise of San Juan, so nice and quiet but still central. For me it...More

    Thank markyparka
    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    The location is perfect, you're right in front of the beach and you can see beautiful sunsets every night. The dorms are big, breakfast is good (but they start a bit after 7:30, that's the only thing) . I booked a surf transfer from the...More

    Thank Marilyne R
    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    We stayed here for 3 nights in a private room with a double bed. The beach is really right across the street! It has a really nice courtyard with hammocks and coconut trees. Really nice and quiet atmosphere. The staff was really amazing and helpful....More

    Thank Andrée D
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Rivas Department >
    • San Juan del Sur
    • Also Known As
    • Hostel Esperanza Hotel San Juan Del Sur
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    Traveller (11)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (13)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    Family and Play Areas (11)
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    "Call in advance if you have any questions (english speacker staff)"
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    "Dorms are pretty busy places and right at near the road. Opt for a private room if you are keen for a decent..."
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    "NOT the dorms"
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    "Average rooms"
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