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Aqua Wellness Resort

4.0 of 5 1 Redonda Bay, Playa Gigante, Nicaragua
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I'm a little late writing this review, but I wanted to make sure we told how great of a time we had! Just for a time reference, we went the last week of April. First let me clarify why it was exactly what we needed: My boyfriend and I lead stressful lives and we wanted a vacation where we could... More 

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Stockton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

I just got back from an 8 day trip to Aqua Wellness with a friend. We stayed at the Mongo Congo luxury suite with private plunge pool, deck and separated kitchen/dinning area. Our room was located at the top of the hill, nestled amongst the tree. The room was extremely clean, well appointed and luxurious with nice furniture, a strong... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Me and my partner stayed at Aqua for his birthday, and initially booked for 2 nights but extended that to 3, to enjoy the place a little more... Our first two nights were spent in a beautifully spacious luxury tree house, with large bedroom, great separate kitchen, and a plunge pool (which i might add is where we spent most... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

Pros : The resort is located on a beautiful cove. The views are stupendous. The rooms are beautiful. The rondon from bromelia was delicious. Cons: Staff has poor communication (no walkie talkies.) There is no transportation within the resort, therefore if you're handicap you'll have difficulty traveling from the reception to the rooms, to the beach, and to the restaurant.... More 

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Management_AQUA, Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Hola Ltejeda84, Thank you very much for your balanced feedback and list of Pros/Cons. We take great pride in our breathtakingly beautiful location and elevated treehouse villas set into the mountain jungle-scape. Currently, all of our department heads carry cellular phones for direct contact with the front desk, but many of the other staff members (landscaping/maintenance/housekeeping) do not carry walkie... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

On arrival we were shown to our tree-house, Espival, which is a two story Penthouse Villa with ocean view and private plunge pool. The villa was well equipped with full kitchen, washing machine, drier and a good sized verandah. The plunge pool was very cold and the verandah was overlooked by the neighboring villa, Dormilona, which luckily was not occupied... More 

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Management_AQUA, Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Hola Heb99, Thank you so much for your candid review and we are so glad that you chose to visit us at AQUA Nicaragua. We truly appreciate your constructive criticism in regards to the additional shade/sunbeds and the experience that you had at reception. During higher occupancy times, the shade at the beach can be inadequate. We want to let... More 

Lafayette, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We just had a three day stay at the Aqua Resort. We had just come from a medical mission in the north so we were wanting to chill by a beach. The hotel was what it was advertised to be. We enjoyed the excellent food and beautiful dining setting. the bar was on the beach and staff was very friendly.... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Aqua Wellness in Nicaragua is magical. It's such a gem I want to keep it all to myself. The property is well done with all the woodwork, a plunge pool is a necessity when booking. The staff is muy simpatico, the food delicious, the yoga divine, the spa a must. It's a secluded oasis with a lovely beach (including 120+... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Though I had read a lot of reviews and had heard first hand that there are a lot of stairs to contend with, somehow I wasn't prepared (even though I normally climb 80 flights on the escalator every other day)! That said, the beach is worth every last step! It is a fabulous beach, even if there is a lack... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Stayed here for four nights last week. Wish someone would have warned me that you have to be in good physical condition to enjoy this place. Between the intense heat and the 300+ steps separating our room from the beach and restaurant, I thought I was going to die instead of relax. We stayed in Aracari, which is one of... More 

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Management_AQUA, Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Hola Galonn, Thank you very much for sharing your comments with the Trip Advisor Community. Every opinion is valid and helpful for guests as they consider what type of vacation and lodging is appropriate for their needs. One of the unique features and selling points of our location is that we are nestled into the mountainside overlooking the private white... More 

Austin, Texas
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89 reviews 89 reviews
25 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Aqua consists of a few dozen cabin on stilts built from high quality natural materials tugged into a mountainside between the trees. View of the ocean is stunning throughout (you can hear the surf everywhere), there are many steps and stairs to get to the cabins. We had a luxury suite which consisted of two cabins connected with a little... More 

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Management_AQUA, Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Hola AustinProgress, Thanks so much for your feedback and for sharing your advice to potential guests on trip advisor. We are very proud of the fact that our elevated treehouse villas are constructed of entirely wood and blend aesthetically into the mountain landscape. The vision of AQUA Wellness Resort is to provide a healthy, relaxing, and enjoyable place for guests... More 

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Address: 1 Redonda Bay, Playa Gigante, Nicaragua
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Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Playa Gigante
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Aqua Wellness Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Aqua Wellness Hotel Playa Gigante
Aqua Wellness Resort Nicaragua/Playa Gigante

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