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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bahia Nacascolo | PO Box 68, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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69 reviews 69 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you have a car or if you want to stay without moving around too much then This small family run hotel close to San Juan del Sur is excellent. The popular areas in San Juan are becoming tacky and the beautiful location of El Jardin just fifeteen to twenty minutes from the {"action" takes you into another world. The... More

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South Georgia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This restaurant was right behind the home we were renting. One day we walked up to have lunch and could not find anyone around at all so we left. The next time we went we did find someone available and had dinner. It was quite good with a lovely view of the pacific as the sun set. On the day... More

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LaSalle, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing view of the bay and and amazing staff to go along with it! We rested there for 10 days and enjoyed every minute. Tonguay and Maria (filling in for the regular owners) were so accommodating and made use feel right at home. Even the Saturday night noise from those returning from a night of partying in nearby San Juan... More

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Sherwood Park, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is hands down, the BEST hotel I have ever stayed at. Delphine, Timothy, and their family are wonderfully accommodating, & are genuine, kind people with hearts of gold. Unfortunately, when my friend and I stayed in San Juan del Sur, we were robbed on the beach, but Delphine and Timothy still managed to make the experience one of the... More

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Brampton, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is very colourful and has a nice swimming pool with a great view of the bay below. I had the basic room (#1) which was $45 plus tax. It was small but had air conditioning included and hot water shower. The room was nothing fantastic but good value for the money. The restaurant had very good food. I... More

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Fernie, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is great. Delphine has a wonderful heart and the gift of hospitality. The view is amazing, make sure you watch some sunsets from up there. The food is delicious. The breakfast is perfect. Try the tenderloin for dinner, you won't be disappointed. SO GOOD! The rooms are very very clean, and the beds are comfortable. The AC works... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This was our second visit to Nicaragua and we spent 19 days with Delphine and Timothy. Such a wonderful and relaxing experience. Everything and more than we expected it's a shame we had to leave. Would have liked to get to know our hosts even more as they made our stay that much more, Delphine made us so welcome. A... More

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Nosara, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

So peaceful, Quiet, Beautiful and wonderful food! The owners are splendid and were so helpful! The view is amazing overlooking a beautiful bay! We enjoyed everything about our stay here! The sunsets are breathtaking! Oh and the breakfast that is included is delicious! Wonderfully presented and prepared to perfection! We are a family of 4 and loved every bit of... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Stayed in El Jardin on our first night in Nicaragua. Definitely a soft landing. The place is 10 minutes out of San Juan Del Sur and we weren't aware of tat. A good thing I had a copy of my reservation so I could show the taxi driver the location. The ride is supposed to cost 6-10 USD. The hotel... More

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Seattle, WA
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We stayed here several nights and enjoyed it a great deal. Far enough from town to appreciate the views, breeze, and quiet yet near enough (45 minute slow walk) to get there easily. Our room was right off the dining area which wasn't the best location but was quite comfortable with two ceiling fans. we spent most hours outside of... More

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Also Known As:
El Jardin Hotel San Juan Del Sur
El Jardin Hotel
El Jardin Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
Address: Bahia Nacascolo | PO Box 68, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan del Sur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — El Jardin 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel El Jardin is expecting you for a quiet, calm and peaceful stay. The unforgettable view over the virgin Nacascolo Bay will make of your wake ups an enchantment and will give to your evenings the magic key that they deserve. The breakfasts we will prepare especially for you will be the perfect starter for your day and in a fine atmosphere, our chef won’t fail to let you discover new culinary perspectives. ... more   less 
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