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Hotel El Convento

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Contiguo a Iglesia San Francisco, Leon, Nicaragua
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Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Leon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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La Paz, Bolivia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
38 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at El Convento for 4 nights during a conference. The building is lovely, and the convent design is maintained through and through. There are old wooden decorations and icons everywhere. The beds are very comfortable. The food is simple but tasty. The breakfast buffet offers fruit, muesli, cooked items (eggs, rice & beans, bacon) and different breads, mostly... More

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Mankato, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Hotel El Convento is a lovely hotel right in the middle of Leon. The gardens are stunning and the hotel itself is filled with religious and artistic artifacts from the days when this was an actual convent. The rooms are lovely, the pool and surrounding area are relaxing and the dining areas are nice. The food is excellent. The city... More

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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 write your lovely review and for visiting Hotel El Convento. We really appreciate your loyalty towards our hotel. It is nice to know that you had a wonderful stay and that you enjoyed our facilities, food and beverages. Furthermore, we are much honored and proud that you pointed out the great... More

Tampa, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I had a very lovely, tranquil lunch at their restaurant. The hotel grounds are beautiful. The history behind the building (old convent) interesting. The food was excellent. Good wine selection. Will return for lunch at a later date for sure!!!

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

Dear guest, Thank you very much for visiting us and for taking the time to share your experience. We really appreciate your loyalty and we are pleased to know that you had a wonderful experience. Thank you for praising our facilities, delicious gastronomy, beverages, and excellent service. Once again, thank you for your lovely review. We are looking forward to... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I stayed here twice this summer with two different groups of students. The hotel is perfect for this kind of group travel. Staff are always accommodating to the needs of the group and individual attention given to each person. They have a medical doctor on call who is outstanding. The staff in the restaurant were the highlight, serving more than... More

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

Dear guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for choosing Hotel El Convento, we are glad to read that your comments regarding your stay and we are pleased to know that you had an enjoyable experience. Comments like yours motivate us constantly to do our best to maintain the quality of service we provide. We are grateful... More

New York City, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Truly, this hotel is a gem and a must-stay. Between the history, courtyard and decor, this place is enchanting and very romantic. The rooms weren't anything to brag about and breakfast was blah. This is a perfect place for couples, or groups looking for something low-key. Hanging around the picture perfect courtyard in the center, plus walking around to admire... More

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

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are deeply sorry to hear that your experience with us did not live up to our usual level of service. We always do our best to give our guests the best attention and we regret if we did not meet... More

louisville,colorado
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81 reviews 81 reviews
44 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This place is beautiful! The only place I stay while in Leon. Converted from an old Convent, unique and beautiful. I highly recommend staying here. This is the second time I have stayed here. The breakfast needs some work... Not enough staff and most of the food was gone, and this was at 7:30 am! Ants all over the bread.... More

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

Dear guest, On behalf of the Management, we would like to thank you for taking the time to write your feedback about your stay. We value all remarks from our guests and we are pleased to receive your constructive comments; reviews like yours help us to pinpoint the areas where we can take actions to improve and become the first... More

Raleigh nc
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We had 7pm dinner red but arrived at 430 due to a storm hampering our stroll. Luis seated us and was not only an amazing benefit to the hotel but an even more gracious host. Dinner was on par with Gorgonzola cheese atop a 6oz filet mignon. A red wine reduction sauce atop with blueberries, yes blueberries! Trust me on... More

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

Dear Thank you for taking the time to write about our service , always will be motivation to receive such appreciation from our guest. We really appreciate your comment, we hope to see you soon again in Hotel El Convento. Best regards More

Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This is one of the most beautiful hotels I have ever stayed out. It is an absolute oasis in a very hot and busy city. The minute you walk in and see the courtyard, and all the art and amazing architecture, you know this is a very special place. It is about a five minute walk to the main city... More

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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 write a review about our property. It is good to know that you appreciated the way you were greeted at arrival and enjoyed the services, but I regret hearing about the shortcomings you encountered during your stay, please accept my sincere apologies. Your feedback is much valued and has been shared... More

USA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This hotel is a great place to relax after a hot day of sightseeing in Leon. It is about two blocks from the central plaza and cathedral, and within easy walking distance of the Ruben Dario and Revolution Museums. The rooms are nothing exceptional, but perfectly adequate. The large central courtyard is beautiful, and there are several quiet areas to... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for share your comments about your stay. Kind regards, More

London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This is one of the most beautiful hotels we have ever stayed in. The rooms are average but a very good size and clean. The service leaves quite a lot to be desired but don't let that put you off. It is very much worth the booking!!

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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*
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Also Known As:
El Convento Leon
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