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Hotel Dario

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle La Calzada | De la Catedral 1 1/2 cuadra al lago, Granada 505, Nicaragua
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Ranked #16 of 35 hotels in Granada
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4 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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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful old family home converted into a memorable place to stay in Nicaragua. Our room was spacious with a large modern bathroom. We were in the back of the hotel, our door opening onto a courtyard, so it was quiet. We could go right out for a dip in the cool waters of the pool. Service was... More

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Dallas, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful hotel in a large colonial-style mansion that was built in 1904 for one of the wealthiest families in Granada. The restoration has been expertly executed. The original mahogany staircase is beautiful. You can read and relax on the expansive terraces surrounding the peaceful central courtyard and fountain. The pool is small, but lovely, and located in... More

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicaragua is one of the poorest countries on the planet but Granada is definitely developed to attract foreign tourists. The Hotel Dario is a posh (relatively speaking) hotel with western-style comforts. Entering from street side, one is immediately taken in by the dark wood, the open courtyard with a small pool (available for swimming) and a waterfall. Two stories of... More

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Managua, Nicaragua
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time I was in Hotel Dario and no doubt I had a very pleased stay. From my room that has a balcony right in front La Calzada, I realised hoy much Granada has to offer. At the hotel, nice, cleaning and very friendly staff, Miss Frania Bodan, was an excellent hostess, very professional; food was amazing.It is proved that... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Dario was such an elegant and amazing hotel with a beautiful courtyard and scenery. It went way beyond my expectations and I would go back if i could. Excellent service and the hotel itself has such a peaceful feeling.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit to Nicaragua and we stayed a week at the Dario. Excellent location on Calle La Calzada. Incredible wait staff, comfortable amenities, great breakfast. Highly recommend staying there! There are several very nice restaurants within walking distance which is a big bonus.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This hotel is in a great location - but it has a bit of a downside. The street out front gets very busy and noisy but as long as you get a room to the back that should not be a problem. The rooms are a good size and very clean. The pool area can do with some updating -... More

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Managua, Nicaragua
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I hosted a 4 day meeting at the hotel with a small group, which I have done at many venues over the past years. This hotel and its personnel were some of the best I have encountered. Frania the hostess was an incredible help to the group for the four days. Nubia the receptionist, along with Manuel who served our... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

A very nice and comfortable hotel located in the middle of town, close to everything you need. The service was nice even though they looked at me funny because of my tattoos, but innocent ignorance can be ignored. Very good service and nice people.

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Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

the five star hotel Dario has an equally wonderful restaurant! our group had dinner: the red snapper prepared on the grill was moist and not 'fishy'; I didn't have alcohol but substituted one of the fruit drinks -- melon -- instead: light and full of flavor -- not a smoothie, so not to worry about skipping dessert!! the flan is... More

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Address: Calle La Calzada | De la Catedral 1 1/2 cuadra al lago, Granada 505, Nicaragua
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Location: Nicaragua > Granada Department > Granada
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Dario 3*
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HOTEL DARIO is situated in the historical center of Granada, on the famous La Calzada Street, and only 100 meters away from the central park, Hotel Darío is an elegant neoclassic building from the 19th century. The hotel offers guests a tranquil and private environment. The grounds include beautiful gardens, swimming pool with Jacuzzi, gym and business center. For dining on the premises, guests can choose from the El Tranvía Restaurant or from the Chocolate Coffee Shop. El Tranvía Restaurant is a small but charming dining room located within the main hall of Hotel Darío. The restaurant has been refurbished but remains true to the style of the colonial mansion. The specialties of the restaurant, where food is served with four to seven pieces of cutlery, include meats, seafood, international gourmet food and authentic Nicaraguan dishes. Beyond the elegant cuisine, guests can also expect a variety of wines (including local, Spanish and Chilean offerings), as well as professional and attentive service. The Chocolate Coffee Shop is the in-house café at Hotel Darío. Visitors to the shop can enjoy the best coffee in the city of Granada, as well as a variety of other exotic drinks containing coffee and chocolate. Fresh fruit juices, smoothies, milkshakes, cocktails, and a wide selection of the best national and international beverages are also offered at the Chocolate Coffee Shop, in addition to casual bites including sandwiches, snacks, salads, light meals, and fine deserts. All our rooms have A/C, International TV-cable, direct access tel., private bathroom, safe deposit box and hair dryer. We also offer our "Tranvia" restaurant with International Gourmet Cuisine and our coffee shop "Chocolate" with fine pastries. The facilities include our swimming pool - jacuzzi, gym, internet + (WIFI), laundry & room service, concierge and 24hrs. reception + security. ... more   less 
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