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Hotel El Convento

#4 of 12 Hotels in Leon
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Two Blocks West From Parque Central | Next to San Francisco`S Church, 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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Baltimore, Maryland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was unfamiliar with Leon and was booked into the hotel by Julio Tours, and I am sure that I couldn't have found a more pleasant place to stay. The hotel is just a few blocks from most of main attractions in Leon. I found the rooms to be comfortable and nicely appointed. There was a safe in my room.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The grounds and food here are very good. The hotel room had air conditioning and in room wifi with comfortable beds. The water pressure is inconsistent. Sometimes you'll have a nice shower, and sometimes you just get wet. The staff are very friendly and the location is hard to beat. Next to the hotel is a church, hang a left... More 

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Villanova, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is in a good and quiet location. It's well appointed. The common area is very impressive, the rooms are modest, but large and clean. The Breakfasts are buffet style and very good offering a good variety of hot and cold items. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

The rooms are clean, very well appointed and comfortable. Didn't have time to use the pool area but it was nice. Breakfast was a little average. It was better on the day a coach of American guests stayed! We ate in twice but whilst the decor was nice there are better local restaurants nearby.

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Hotel El C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank for sharing such great feedback with us. We hope to serve you again soon More 

Toronto, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

unique hotel, it was an old convent. If you love the old world places to stay, this is it. Lots of wood, beautiful art on the walls, tiled floors, big ceilings. The rooms are nice but the rest of the place makes up for the rooms. The pool is amazing! quite tucked away in the back so no one is... More 

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Hotel El C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Dear enjojo Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay. I am pleased you had a pleasant stay and felt we were able to meet your needs during this stay. On behalf of our staff thank you for choosing us More 

Desert Hot Springs, CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I found my roon to be fresh and lovely. It was near the front entrance, but was not at all bothered by any noise. The linens were immaculate, the lighting, hot water, etc were all fine. The antique objects displayed around the corridors were very interesting; the fountain in the courtward was gorgeous and surrounded by perfectly trimmed hedges &... More 

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Hotel El C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are thrilled that you fully enjoyed. Thank you for your valuable comments and feedback. We have shared them with our staff. Warmest regards and we hope to see you again near the future More 

Scottsdale
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466 reviews 466 reviews
91 hotel reviews
263 helpful votes 263 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We had a large suite but since it's only the ground floor our room has no windows you can see out of plus it's on the street so there was noise. The main light in the room is part of the fan which only operates at a speed fast enough to get an A380 off the ground. There was no... More 

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50 reviews 50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The hotel is lovely, as many have stated, with a gorgeous patio and refreshing pool. The decorations are museum quality; what isn't displayed here is at Museo de Arte Fundación Ortiz-Guardián. We had a problem with our air conditioner (a necessity in León's heat). The staff immediately attempted to remedy it, and when that proved futile, we were moved to... More 

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Hotel El C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are thrilled that you fully enjoyed. Thank you for your valuable comments and feedback. We have shared them with our staff to best understand what happened in the breakfast, Heartfelt hospitality and attentiveness are the signature qualities of our team so we will take your feedback in a very positive way. Warmest regards and we hope to... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This is the place to stay. It is a great location and very affordable. The rooms are spacious, well managed and the hotel provides excellent room service. Guests safety is a priority. There is an outstanding restaurant staff. They are most attentive to all guests.

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adminconvento, Gerente at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Dear Mr CowboyJosh, Thank you very much for your comments, I will share your words with the rest of the staff so they know that they are doing things well. We hope to serve you again soon and to continue providing the best alternative of accommodation in León. More 

Atlanta, GA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were here for two nights. It is a perfect location for exploring Leon. The grounds are gorgeous and the appointments throughout the hotel are really interesting. We enjoyed the food in the hotel restaurant both nights. The pool area is small but nicely done. Choose a room facing the courtyard to avoid street noise.

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Hotel El C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay. We appreciate your feedback. I am pleased that you found our location and rooms to your liking. I hope the minor inconvenience did not detract from the overall positive experience you had with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with... More 

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