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Casa De Olas

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Lot 6, Las Escaleras, San Juan del Sur 0000, Nicaragua
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013
Riley K San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

First of all id have to start with the roast dinner and movie night on a Monday - delicious . This beautiful hostel in the foot hills of San juan del sur really makes all the people who stay here become like a big family . Free shuttles to the beach and double shot drinks .If your a boy a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Just got back from Nicaragua and had an amazing stay at Casa De Olas. Fred and Buzz (the Monkey) are a joy to behold. Sunday night roast and movie night, took me back to Sundays at home. Great stuff! The view is nothing less than spectacular. The bar cheep and the Tona beer surprisingly good. They have a great car... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This hostel has a nice pool, good food and cheap beer. The staff make you feel welcome straight away and explain the rules of the hostel (don't drink with your right hand, don't say "mine" or "ten" etc. If you want to know why, just try it out when you stay there! Good, comfortable bar that brings all travellers together... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

This place is great, Carla and Fred have created a very comfortable, homely hostel. It's got an amazing view, infinity pool, delicious breakfast, great bar and a killer atmosphere. The rooms are nice and not too hot, lots of room for socialising and the Monday night roast can not be missed!! Do not miss this place! Free shuttle into town,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

Unbelievable! Without doubt the hostel of our trip. Great setting, great views, great drinks, great staff and particularly great owners. Fred and Carla have created an exceptional hostel in one of the best spots in San Juan. Great shuttle service into the town and to the beaches. Stayed too long, drank too much, but wouldn't change a thing. Staff were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Casa de Olas, run by Carla and Fred is the best hostel I have stayed in during my 6months so far. To walk into the stunningly vibrant and well maintained garden is a delight. The infiniti pool with jacquzi has a spectacular view and there are lots of pool beds and a swinging hammock to chill out in. Every evening... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Casa de Olas instantly beacame home. It's beautifully put together- with a fantastic infinity pool and good central bar area. The family style dinners and the way Fred and Carla run it make it so you never want to leave. Tobin and Lucas are fantastic company and barman and completely understand when the guests want to party or to chill.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I was told about Casa de Olas through word of mouth of another traveller. She gave me the business card of the hostel, and I contacted them right away. As a result, I stayed at Casa de Olas twice at different times, and if I was to come back to Nicaragua, I would even go back a third time. Carla,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We stayed here for a superb 4 nights. Surfing by day and living it up by night. Casa del olas was just the perfect place to stay; a combination of fun energy at night and relaxed in the day. If your not up at the bar getting 'buffalo'ed there are plenty of hammocks and chairs to chill out in, all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

Came here for four nights after being recommended it by friends and it was without a doubt the best hostel I've ever stayed in! For $11 for a dorm you get a great room and beautiful stone bathroom, free chef cooked breakfast and endless shuttles to the beach and town. The view of the sea from the hill is unforgettable... More 

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