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Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   De la Parroquia 1 1/2 cuadras al este, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Ranked #11 of 21 Hotels in San Juan del Sur
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014
oolichan West Vancouver, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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West Vancouver, Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
24 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have reviewed this hotel before so am not sure if I'm allowed to again. However, I have new information that I think it's important for people to know. Casa Jojote can be rented as an entire house, but it can also be split into two. If you take that option, you will find that it is spacious and bright,... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stayed here while attending a wedding. The view was amazing, food delicious, the staff was extremely friendly. Our casa was about halfway up the hillside resort. Many steps up to it and even more to reach the upper pools. If unable to climb steps this is not the place for you. A burned out light on the pathway near our... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Pelican Eyes has some of the best views in San Juan Del Sur. The suites are all unique and very clean. During our stay, the hot water was limited, but that was really not an issue. The hotel sits on a hill, high above the city and you get some of the most breathtaking views of the ocean. If you... More 

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Santa Barbara, CA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Spent three nights in a lovely cabana overlooking the bay at San Juan del Sur in Nicaragua. This resort hotel is located on a hill. They will provide a vehicle to drive you up to your villa but we walked except for when we had our luggage. It's quite a steep walk up or down steps between the villa and... More 

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Austin, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We traveled to several cities in Nicaragua over the last two weeks and this was our least favorite hotel- by far. When we arrived, we were greeted with "Welcome Drinks" and flyers for Nica Night entertainment. Everything was fine until we got to our cabana. It had a musty/moldy smell and was not cleaned very well. We had two queen... More 

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Boulder Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

First Nicaragua run and back, and writing you while the experience is fresh. The town of San Juan del Sur is a shimmering sea of endless hostels. My normal move is to jump on TripAdvisor and do a quick scan with a Google follow up to check my math with a side of reviews. I know my style and can... More 

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St. Louis
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We were supposed to stay here 4 days-only stayed 1 day. It is very far from the beach. The huge infinity pool on the website isn't really open. It's up a huge unpaved road with no walkway which you have to go outside of resort to get to. It is not staffed, no way to get drinks, food, towels. There... More 

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Managua, Nicaragua
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Pelican eyes so far has become my favorite place to go for vacations or just to get out to relax and enjoy everything about this ressort. There're no words to describe how magical the experience can be. Please visit and experience it yourselves.

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Seattle, Washington
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I travel often, this year alone I been to Italy, Athens Greece and Puerto Rico to mention some. I have been to Nicaragua before, but never to San Juan del Sur and never seen Pelican Eyes!! What a beautiful place! Words won't make justice to the resort. Know, is a very rustic, and different resort in the most wowing way!... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We spent a long weekend here with family and friends. It was very nice. The staff went out of their way for us. Rooms were clean . Food was good. Only thing is that on Sunday they have a very rowdy pool party but the management made sure we had a beautiful time on a cruise around San Juan del... More 

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Address: De la Parroquia 1 1/2 cuadras al este, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Pelican Eyes Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Hotel Pelican Eyes
Resort Pelican Eyes
Pelican Eyes Resort And Spa Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#9 On the Beach Hotel in San Juan del Sur

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