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Los Cobanos Village Lodge

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Playa Los Cobanos | Comunidad Punta Remedios, Acajutla, El Salvador
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very nice, but rarely around. The room was beautiful but dirty. The pool area was picturesque but the pool was also dirty and cloudy. There were two of us, and one towel. The room was swarming with ants (ok) and cockroaches (not ok). The food was great! They could easily turn it around and I hope they... More

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San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Prior reviews on TripAdvisor had me worried about staying at Los Cobanos Village Lodge. HOWEVER, it was wonderful and fit my needs perfectly. I also stayed in the second floor room without a/c. We had a nice breeze from the ocean, which is within pebble throwing distance and also had two overhead fans in the room (one located above the... More

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We (couple, 40 & 50 years old) stayed at Los Cabanos Village Lodge in December 2013 for one night. Our second floor room was inexpensive, clean and spacious but worn and old. The sheets were thin and the furnishings were old. The private bathroom was spacious. There was no hot water, but cool showers were preferred. We chose a room... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The webpages look good but, as I found out first hand, the pictures are not the truth. Finally found the place down an unlit and unmade road, almost missed it behind the 8 foot, broken glass topped wall and giant steel doors. Room was basic and the AC unit didn't work after 2 hours. I shared the room with frogs,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

First, I will echo what a fellow traveler said about Los Cobanos--You should not travel here if you do not have a basic command of Spanish. That being said, Los Cobanos is a beautiful village with friendly, humble people. The area is part of a protected wildlife refuge and you can go on guided snorkeling/scuba trips or see baby turtles.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

We visited family in San Salvador and decided to take everyone for a mini vacation the weekend we arrived. Accomodating 16 people is not always easy but we were given 5 rooms and my first impression was "I am truly on vacation". I would describe the compound setting as upscale-high-end Gillian's Island with the thatched roofs on the cottages and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

First let me start off by addressing some of the other reviews in here. If you have never been to Central America before, and speak no Spanish, this is NOT the place for you. I find it to be quite arrogant that people admonish the locals for not speaking a foreign tongue. You are in their country. Learn some basic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011 via mobile

We had the chance to spend a nice and quiet weekend over there. The staff really attended us very well and the food was perfect. The place had just re open from recent renovation and provide us all we needed for a nice and romantic weekend. We did really enjoy the walk on the beach and to help releasing some... More

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2011

We went there last year, and were lucky enough to be the only guests, which was great since the place is quite small. The room we got was nicely decorated and had a cute balcony to lounge in. We really didn't like the fact that the hotel sits in the middle of a fisherman town. I know some people find... More

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San Salvador, El Salvador
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

When we first got there, the next room's neighboards were smoking a lot and playing loud musica which lasted up to 2 a.m., although there is a no smoking sign in every room. Mosquitoes were all over the place, they bit us everywhere even though we used tons of repellent, apparently they don't fumigate much. The rooms smelled, they had... More

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Also Known As:
Los Cobanos Village Hotel Acajutla
Los Cobanos Village Hotel
Los Cobanos Village Lodge El Salvador/Acajutla
Address: Playa Los Cobanos | Comunidad Punta Remedios, Acajutla, El Salvador
Location: El Salvador > Sonsonate Department > Acajutla
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Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Acajutla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Los Cobanos Village Lodge 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Los Cobanos village lodge is located within a fishing community, it is oriented for responsible travelers wanting to get involve with our local culture. We are in front of the only volcanic nature coral reefs in the Central American Pacific coast. Wreck diving, volcanic reef diving, kayaking and fishing are among the activities recommended. In December and January humpback whale watching is possible. ... more   less 
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Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Los Cobanos village lodge is located within a fishing community, it is oriented for responsible travelers wanting to get involve with our local culture. We are in front of the only volcanic nature coral reefs in the Central American Pacific coast. Wreck diving, volcanic reef diving, kayaking and fishing are among the activities recommended. In December and January humpback whale watching is possible. ... more   less 
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