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Calle Principal | 2 Blocks North of El Gato Negro, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Hostel Pachamama
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came there and as soon as they heard that I'm Israeli they said they have no room. When my boyfriend came to ask without telling he's Israeli they did have room for us, so we checked out from our hostel in order to move to Pachamama. When we got there and the staff realized that we are together (and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a former worker and initially client of Pachamama I have to say this people work and keep the party going in one of the prime spots in the center of San Juan del sur. big party hostel yes but they also have their annex which allows gusts t have a relaxing time in the hammocks or the small pool... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I really liked it! I was staying at the small pacha (there are two and they are very close. You can also enter the big pacha where all the people hanging out) I paid 10$ for a bed in room of 4. There is a locker for the small bag, and it felt safe. I travel Alone and that was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I stayed at the quieter Pacha's for more than one week, 100m from the big party hostel. Positives Social: Great staff - most of whom I made friends with, perfect for meeting a range of people (obviously mostly party orientated), affiliated with Party Central (main Pacha's) so huge group of people to chat and hang out with. Mainly 21-30 year... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

You will read the same reviews over and over. Party nights, Open mike nights, drinking, no sleep etc, but what people miss is that these two hostels are both the same yet very different. Pacha 1 is 100 yards down the street and is the bigger of the two. This is the main base for drinking and party activities. Yes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I greatly enjoyed visiting PachaMama. It was definitely one of the most popular hang out spots in SJDS. One of the owners, Chris, was really nice and helpful about giving advice and information. Usually if I wasn't staying at my hotel I was at PachaMama. They have a second hostel down the street that is supposed to be much quieter.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I was worried that I may not enjoy the place because I heard of its reputation as a party hostel and I'm not to big on partying. I actually really enjoyed it there. The vibe during the day is really chill, and you'll be fine if you have ear plugs at night. I really enjoyed Tuesday night open mic night.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Travelled there the first time with a group of friends, but returned on my own months later. Can honestly say that i have made more genuine people at that hostel than i have met my whole life thus far. Awesome service, great owners, huge parties. Like i said don't miss out. But don't forget if your not the party type... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed a five nights in the realx one. the location is great. They cleaned our room each day without we asked it! very good value. a little bit noisy but not to much. nicely swimming pool. we searched a lot and this is the best value for sure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

A good place to start to surf in Nicaragua. Fun parties all the time, surfboards and trips everyday, plus the idea of "morning" starts at 10am. The food is very good, the fish tacos are fantastic. Young people, a lot of drinking, drinking games (famous for the beer pong tournaments) and more party and drinking.

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Additional Information about Hostel Pachamama

Address: Calle Principal | 2 Blocks North of El Gato Negro, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Also Known As:
Hostel Pachamama Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Hostel Pachamama Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur

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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
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We are a boutique hostel that prides it self on quality customer service and a unique experience. Please join us at Hostel PachaMama for one of our many theme parties or an exciting daytime excursion! Whatever you decide you wont be disappointed! ... more   less 
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