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Jicaro Island Ecolodge Granada

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment you step on the island until the sad moment you leave, you are treated like a star in your own self-styled movie. Whether you choose to be active, semi-active or simply a lounge lizard, the staff makes sure that you are always satisfied. The menus are inventive and offer vegan options for all tastes and you can...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booking process was challenging. I reserved a room from Mr and Mrs Smith. They charged they commission and told hotel will charge the rest. Quite normal procedure. Next day I got an email from the hotel urging me to pay the room during the same day. It was on Saturday. I hesitate to pay by any link sent by email....

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Cayuga S, Manager at Jicaro Island Ecolodge Granada, responded to this review

Dear dr_aaltonen, Thank you for your review. We appreciate the candid feedback from an experienced traveler like you. It helps us to get better and make sure future guests have great experiences. We would like to apologize for the trouble during the reservations process and the “lukewarm” water. We have taken measures to correct this immediately after we received your...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We loved the other hotels in the Cayuga lodge we stayed in but Jicaro is a case above - the little touches make everything perfect. Ask for anything you need and they will happily bring it. Rooms are 2 floored with quite steep steps so do bear that in mind and a wonderful veranda to drink coffee on in the...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Traveling to new countries is my passion. The incredibly kind and loving staff at Jicaro captured my heart. They corrected my poor spanish gently and with humor. As much as I want to see other parts of the world I know that I will be drawn back to this beautiful island over and over. The Food: Inspiring, exceptional and don't...

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We only got to stay one night, but it was the best place in Nicaragua! Next time, and we will be back for sure, we will stay much longer. The three included meals a day were amazing and there were plenty of activities during the day.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband, 16-year old son and I travel the world. We have stayed at many famous and luxurious properties/resorts over the years. Jicaro Island Ecolodge makes my list for favorite all time places to stay. The casitas were luxurious...The meals extraordinary...The staff outstanding. I told my teenage son that Jicaro Island would be the PERFECT destination for a honeymoon some...

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Cayuga S, Manager at Jicaro Island Ecolodge Granada, responded to this review

Dear Shannon, thanks for the wonderful praise about your experience at Jicaro. This means a lot to us, especially from such an experienced traveler as you that has stayed at luxury resorts across the world. Honeymooners love Jicaro and it is the perfect place for a romantic getaway. You can be as active as you want with all the activities...

Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to visit...very secluded. Great for the night for us but looking for more night life. But it was gorgeous and the staff was amazing. Great food as well...they know all their guests by name

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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings and superb staff will pamper you and the chefs will spoil you. Make sure to take a kayak out and explore the lake shore. You should get a massage too. Alma is tremendous. This place is well run. Our 18 year old son enjoyed it too. Younger kids maybe not.

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Burlington, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Only nine casitas on the entire island.The staff is wonderful! They said that they do not spy on you, but they anticipate your every desire.When you finish kayaking, they are there with fresh juice for you. They delight in serving you and making your stay a memorable one.

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Cayuga S, Manager at Jicaro Island Ecolodge Granada, responded to this review

Dear Reidduse, thanks for taking the time to send in your review. We loved having you with us and it is our goal to exceed the expectations of every one of our guests. We believe it is all about service having only nine casitas makes it not too hard to cater to everybody's needs in a very personalized way. Please...

Blue Mountains, Canada
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time in the peace and quiet of nature while being pampered by the staff. Private and great service w only 9 casitas. Thank-you very much for the new criteria of what we look for in a vacation while respecting the planet.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Developed in harmony with the surrounding nature and local community, Jicaro Island Ecolodge is Nicaragua's most upscale nature resort located on a private island in Lake Nicaragua. Nine private two-story casitas serve as the perfect setting for romantic escapes and wellness retreats on this secluded island getaway. The open kitchen serves Nicaraguan fusion cuisine using local and organic ingredients in an open air setting overlooking Mombacho volcano. Jicaro Island Ecolodge is part of the Cayuga Collection of Sustainable Luxury Hotels and Lodges. ... more   less 

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Address: | Lake Nicaragua, Granada, Isletas de Granada 100, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Granada Department > Granada > Isletas de Granada
Price Range: £386 - £582 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Jicaro Island Ecolodge Granada 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“I did not see one bad room...These are all private casita's”
  • Coffee brought to the door with a smile every morning! AND...A little treat too
 of 5 bubbles Kathleen4321, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“4,5,6 are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Reidduse, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We loved Unit 9 for the privacy and views”
 of 5 bubbles lisamB9197IL, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are no rooms, is 9 houses in the property and they all fave the lake, excellent location and view on all.”
 of 5 bubbles 270gretchenf, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all 11 rooms seem to be very similar”
 of 5 bubbles chasel938, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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