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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Huts on stilts on the Rio San Juan, caymans and river turtles swimming underneath, surrounded by beautiful nature and wildlife. Great staff, good food! All in all a truly unique place and experience! I highly suggest to take a flight to San Juan de Nicaragua...More

Thank Rebecca S
Response from Rafael C, Propietario at Sabalos LodgeResponded 15 September 2015

Dear Rebbeca. I'm glad you enjoy our different destination. we try very hard to be unique in the new destination of Rio San Juan. thanks for your great comment, that tell us we are going in the good way. Regards Rafael

Reviewed 27 August 2015

The views of the Rio San Juan from our family cabina can only be described as majestic. This is a special place for sure. Hand hewn, beautiful all wood cabinas perched on the surging, San Juan. Even people like me, who have a hard time...More

1  Thank Mike J
Response from Rafael C, Propietario at Sabalos LodgeResponded 15 September 2015

Dear Mike. I'm very happy that you and your family enjoy your stay in Sabalos Lodge. sound like you and your kids will have a life time memories. we have a great staff that help to make your trip memorable. regards Rafael

Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

We spent four nights in the cabin "Tarzan" which was open on all sides and completely open towards the Río San Juan. The sounds of animals, the bats flying through the accommodation and the occasional visit of a basilisk took some getting used to. But...More

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Response from Rafael C, Propietario at Sabalos LodgeResponded 27 August 2015

Dear ChiriguL We are so happy that you enjoy your stay with us in Sabalos Lodge. We try to be an authentic place, with our open cabins that allow your privacy and give you at the same time the impressive to be in a naked...More

Reviewed 27 July 2015

Beautiful individual wooden stilted huts built right on the river bank with unobstructed views of the river and across to the nearby island, a bird sanctuary. Great staff, super helpful. Amazing meals considering the logistical challenges. Great Spot!

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Reviewed 23 June 2015

It's like living a Swiss Family Robinson Dream. Service was superb (Thank You Edgar) , food was absolutely delicious, and the ambiance is out of this world. A truly tropical experience. You wake up every morning to Howler Monkeys and Birds and fall asleep to...More

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Hi, we took the public lancha from San Carlos, but the boat also stopped and picked up travellers near the border to Costa Rica right by the riverbank. There was a big bridge with a road sign to the C.R. border. I don't... More
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