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    La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco Hotel

    De la Cancha, 200 metros al sur, 50 al este | San Juan de la Concepcion, Masaya, Nicaragua
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    “learn spanish” (48 reviews)
    “local community” (60 reviews)
    “two weeks” (37 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 December 2013

    I love this place... I carefully read La mariposa's website and the more I read the more I knew it would be the perfect place for me to start my visit to Nicaragua. My children are all attending university and my husband was too busy...More

    3  Thank passionfortravel9
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 14 December 2013

    Thank you so much for this very comprehensive review. As you point out we get many return visitors who want to continue improving their Spanish and we certainly hope you will be one of them in the future!!

    Reviewed 27 November 2013

    I could not have properly prepared for the full immersion learning experience of language, social issues, and Nicaragua geography that is La Mariposa. The homestay and volunteer opportunities were equally if not more valuable than the custom-paced, fun Spanish lessons. The animal sanctuary, relaxing forest...More

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    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 14 December 2013

    I am so glad that your time at the Mariposa helped with your longer term stay in rural Nicaragua. Such adventures can, at least initially, be daunting! Thank you especially for your comment " The homestay and volunteer opportunities were equally if not more valuable...More

    Reviewed 27 November 2013

    I am originally from the U.S. but presently living in Costa Rica. My spanish was extremely week(previous experience was High school and college 35+ years ago) and needs a lot of work. I stayed one month at the school and after a month I feel...More

    1  Thank Richard V
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 14 December 2013

    Rich...thank you SO much for this review. It means a lot to us to know that you learnt so much during your time with us! Stay in touch and let us know how it goes in Costa Rica, maybe see you again some day when...More

    Reviewed 15 November 2013

    La Mariposa is a lesson full of possibilities about living with respect to the inter-connectivity of all life. The eco-built hotel is nothing less than perfection in co existing. The website is a 100% accurate portrayal of what you get when you go to La...More

    2  Thank Alexaundrea
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 14 December 2013

    This made us smile a lot, Alex...thank you! A web of life indeed it is!! And thank you again for sending us the parcel of goodies. Hope you come back some day!

    Reviewed 11 November 2013

    I found the school and hotel to be beautiful and well kept. The food is local and organic with a perfect mix of traditional Nicaraguan recipes and healthy fruits and vegetables. You will be surrounded by a large staff of Nicaraguans who make you feel...More

    1  Thank Alison M
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 14 December 2013

    Thank you for this review, and especially for the photos of the views from the study centre. Love the pink zinnia!! You are of course more then welcome any time with your family and we hope to hear from you again!!

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    HHinMexico
    9 November 2016|
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    Response from paulettelamariposa | Property representative |
    Dear Christine This is Paulette, the director of La Mariposa. It is important to be clear what we are talking about! Chagas does not exist here nor has there been a case of malaria for 15 years. La Concha, population over... More
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    13 February 2016|
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    Hi Teri, Paulette doesn't do the day-to-day administration of booking, she has a team of people doing that for her. They can be reached at lamariposaspanishschool06@gmail . com Enjoy!
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