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The Secret Cove Inn

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IGL.Nazareno 50ze, San Juan del Sur, 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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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We spent 3 nights at this great B & B and loved getting to know the other guests and Ray, the owner. Our room had a queen sized bed and Ray brought in a cushion for our daughter to use for her bed on the floor. It wasn't ideal but since we weren't in the room much and had access... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I have stayed at The Secret Cove Inn twice in the past three years for a total of 5 weeks. Very affordable American quality B&B with lots of local touches. They have done some nice upgrades over the past 3 years as you can see from the photos. The family that runs the Inn are very well informed and helpful... More

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Santa Rosa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The Secret Cove Inn was perfect for us. They have four rooms, the two on each side of the house share one bathroom. We got lucky and there was no one else on our side so we had the bathroom to ourselves. The owner, Ray, is American and it was nice to be able to communicate easily. His grandson Jeremy... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

You'll be hard pressed to find a better value than the Secret Cove. SJDS has a lot of cheap hostels (targeted towards the younger partying crowd) but less in the mid-range. When I first came to Nicaragua/SJDS in 2012, I searched pretty much the whole town looking for a good balance between clean/comfortable and affordable and was not disappointed here.... More

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Ray and his staff are wonderful people. I visited San Juan Del Sur four times between 2012 and 2013 and the Secret Cove is by far the best fit for me. I am a budget traveler and appreciate the balance between price and amenities. They offer: Wifi, Cable TV, free calls to US and Canada, free coffee and a Nica... More

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La Paz
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed here for three nights and liked it a lot. We had a large double room with two fans and adjoining bathroom (we shared with the room next door). They had an electric shower for hot water which worked ok. There was mosquito protection on the window to keep out the bugs. Breakfast is included in... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I really liked this place. The room my wife and I stayed in was large, comfortable, and well decorated. It also had windows to the outside (which seem to be hard to come by in NI). The location is kind of tucked away inconspicuously in the center of town in a well decorated house. The owner and his family were... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed here for two nights over New Years. It was a good location, the room was nice, and the common area was nice - the living room of the American family that owns it. The bathroom was shared, but it was a jack and jill style so we hardly noticed it was shared. We enjoyed talking to the three... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Absolutely loved this place! The owners really make you feel at home. The breakfasts are good and the rooms are clean. It really felt like a haven away from all the craziness that is San Juan del Sur while still being in the center of town. Also, had one of my favorite meals in Nicaragua at Cha Chas restaurant down... More

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San Francisco, California, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

My family, husband and two kids, stayed here twice in one trip! Felt like we were at home in this cozy case near the sea. The place is tastefully decorated with a lovely breeze passing through. Our room was spacious, clean, great mattress, and cool. What more could we ask for... And the "included" breakfast was worth it's weight in... More

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Additional Information about The Secret Cove Inn

Address: IGL.Nazareno 50ze, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Secret Cove Inn Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur

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