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Hotel El Convento

3.0 of 5 Contiguo a Iglesia San Francisco, Leon, Nicaragua
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The El Convento is well situated, and beautifully decorated with art and antiques all along the corridors and the courtyard in the centre. We had a great stay in clean, airy rooms. The staff were very helpful. The only thing is the food for the complimentary breakfast buffet was fairly plain, and not hot. Granted we came near the end... More 

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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent two nights at Hotel El Convento and were very happy with it. We had a suite so there was plenty of space. We had French doors opening onto the front lawn, and though we were right on the street we were never bothered by noise. The bed was very comfortable, the bathroom was a decent... More 

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Skien Norway
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69 reviews 69 reviews
52 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to stay. In the middle of colonial Leon close to whatever you need or wish to see and do. We will rate this as a boutique hotel or almost a small museum. Large rooms with good a/c. Clean. Very nice breakfast. This is obvious the place to stay when in Leon.

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Cagliari
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221 reviews 221 reviews
85 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing hotel, in a lovely building with a great garden. Rooms are nice and spacious, common areas are charming to say the least. Breakfast is served in the patio, overlooking the gorgeous park. There is a small pool although it almost is a mission to get towerls, and free wifi. Breakfast is a buffet. Rooms facing the... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The setting for this hotel which used to be a convent (as the name suggests) is lovely with a pretty garden and antiques filling the common area. The rooms are nice and comfortable but the bathrooms need to be updated.

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75 reviews 75 reviews
38 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very charming property with a restful aura. There were antique furniture and objects tastefully placed throughout the hotel. Our room, #32 was particularly large and well appointed. The service was attentive and helpful.Wifi in the room was included. Breakfast was adequate and situated overlooking a beautiful and tranquil courtyard. We would book again.

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Managua, Nicaragua
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17 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for 1 night. As a Nicaraguan I always wanted to stay here. It is a very romantic hotel. The rooms are nice, and the gardens are beautiful. I loved the breakfast as well. Very nice!

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first I was very interested in the hotel's history and gorgeous courtyard. However, the restaurant was why we were there and it was nothing more than disappointing. I'm not sure if they are trying to impress, but their food selection was not impressive. We ordered appetizers that were described as a cheese plate, but came out with really hard... More 

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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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155 reviews 155 reviews
53 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Surroundings and common areas are outstanding but the small niceties are missing. For example .. There are not enough staff around so if you sit in the lounge area waiting for a drink you need to go in search of a waiter. The breakfast buffet is average and could be so much better. Whilst we were there there were two... More 

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Jenkintown, PA, USA
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134 reviews 134 reviews
63 hotel reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beautifully restored 16th century Leon convent, the central garden courtyard and fountain, the bougainville that harbors birds, the palms that capture breezes and made the dining area cool and quiet were just the first impressions. The staff were solicitous and non hovering. 

On the next corner, a world class art museum, nearby many historic churches and restaurants but they... More 

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Address: Contiguo a Iglesia San Francisco, Leon, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Leon Department > Leon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel El Convento 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
El Convento Leon
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