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Hotel La Dolce Vita

From the gas station Uno, 1 block west, San Juan del Sur NIC-16, Nicaragua
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vail, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay! There´s a big room that fits 6, air conditioning works great. I left my cell phone charger there on accident, they kept it for me until I came back the following week. Also, great breakfast.

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Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

As my friend and I arrived at this place after a series of unfornate events they treated us soooo nice!!! We were really under a lot of stress from a previous hotel experience and they offered us a courtesy drink and made an upgrade on our bedroom due to really bad experience we were having in San Juan.... I cannot... More 

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Miami, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

My family and I stayed here for a few days and loved it. The room was super clean and very reasonably priced. They give you a few fresh choices for your included breakfast, that is made fresh and was tasty. La Dolce Vita is only a few hundred meters from the beach and all of the action. We go to... More 

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Estimado Lee F Reciba un cordial saludo de todo el equipo que labora en Hotel La Dolce Vita. Le agradecemos... More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights. AC was great to have. We did not watch TV. There is no hot water but we were not expecting hot water so it was fine. Breakfast was ok. They give you 3 options for brekkie. I had the toast breakkie each day and it was good. Husband ordered the gallo pinto breakfast and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Out of all our accommodations on our trip to Nicaragua, this had the least value for they price. The whole place needs a good scrub and freshen up. The reception upon arrival was met with the cook who was not very friendly. Pass on the breakfast and head to Barrios Cafe or the smoothie place around the corner. The positive... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Great hotel - location - value! After arriving in SJDS, we looked around for hotels and walked into this hotel and asked to see the large shared room for our group. We were very happy we chose this location and that it was available as the room was clean, comfortable, had AC and a TV (which, we did not use).... More 

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Medford, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I liked my stay here. The grounds were nice, there was a cute place to sit and read, the included breakfast was decent, they had a cute hotel cat who was always hanging around, the location was great, and they had AC. I personally would probably not stay here again, however. The rooms are very small, and the hotel is... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I loved my stay here... Only one night but it is such a cute hotel right in the heart of SJDS. The rooms are really nicely decorated and the shower was really great. Breakfast is served in the lovely courtyard with a fountain. The staff here are gorgeous people...friendly, helpful and just lovely... There's a cafe down the road that... More 

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Washington
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Stayed here for two nights and it was great! Cute garden, great location, friendly staff and amazing little kitty. We had a great time and really enjoyed having drinks on the roof and watching sunset. I recommend this to anyone heading to SJDS and wants a great place full of character and joy.

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Bittinger, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

As others wrote you do have to sit sideways on the toilet. The staff is super friendly and nice. Not so much English speaking but this their country. Bed was best ive slept on in 3 weeks traveling nicaragua. Great courtyard. Only drawback is location. Close to everything but right between the roads in and out of town. Ac cranks

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