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Hotel Contempo

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Carretera Masaya, Km 11, 400mts. O, Managua 00000, Nicaragua
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Ranked #11 of 49 Hotels in Managua
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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    5 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have chosen this hotel as a quiet place in the city, close to Masaya and Managua (on the carretera Masaya). During the day we were out on business/work outside of Managua and this was an excellent location for us. It is a boutique type hotel, the room was very nice, staff friendly (and they also spoke English) and the... More 

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Guatemala Department, Guatemala
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited Hotel contempo and it was an amazing experience it is such a beautiful place so comfortable and beautiful the bedroom was so big and with a beautiful design I loved the nature around and the pool as well rooms are very fancy and the service people is very kind and supportive

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Managua, Nicaragua
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Clean, slick modern with Japanese flair, the Contempo is a welcome sight amidst the chaos that is Managua. We were hungry and stuck in the awful Santo Domingo traffic when we saw the Contempo sign. We decided to try their restaurant, Azul. The restaurant is beautifully designed, light airy bright. The staff was pleasant.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We stayed at Hotel Contempo for one night before leaving Nicaragua. The hotel is modern and looked like it was primarily used by the business community, but the staff could not have been more welcoming to our family (3 kids). Every staff member we encountered was so pleasant and helpful and everyone spoke English. What really sold me on this... More 

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Vienna, VA USA
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Great to be back for a second time and stay at Contempo!! Staff was great as always, customer service lovely, location is just about right either for going into the city of Managua or heading out of the city. Juan Carlos, Josue ,Hernaldo thank you very much for serving us, made us feel at home with a touch of royalty!!... More 

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Austin, Texas
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Close enough to the airport to be convient but far enough away from city area. Felt safe and the staff was great. Helped grab transports to the airport a few times. Stayed in two different rooms (arriving in Managua and then on the way home before an early flight). Restaurant staff was great as well. Car transport waiting when we... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We stayed there 1 night and for the price of a regular room we got a deluxe so we were really happy with that. Good sleep, good a c, everything whent well and the breakfest service and food was great. Good servings especially the american breakfest. The staff is nice and helpfull. If you are in a weelchair the only... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
33 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

The hotel is the only modern boutique hotel in the city, and has great style (especially in the restaurant where great dinners and free breakfasts are served). The service is good and since airport transfer is normally included, why even consider staying at the unappealing Camino Real or Best Western? Massages are also affordably priced. We always stay here if... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Normally I abstain from writing reviews about places I don't recommend. However, considering the general happiness with this hotel and not least the price level, I will make my comments. We travel with back packs and a 6 year old. This might be the reason why the staff at Contempo did not seem to bother to give us the attention,... More 

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New York
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75 reviews 75 reviews
38 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

A hotel with staff ready to please Hotel Contempo is as the name implies a contemporary styled complex. Sometimes design trumped utility in the bathroom. There is a small gym, lap pool and hot tub on premises. The restaurant has large glass walls that overlook their garden . Nicaraguan beef is quite excellent ,grass fed and free range, and was... More 

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