We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property

Villa Pavela, unique open-air concept by the beach

Welcome to Villa Pavela
3.5 of 5 stars
3 reviews
Welcome to Villa Pavela
Welcome to Villa Pavela
Welcome to Villa Pavela
Welcome to Villa Pavela
Exterior shower
El Mono
North view from terrace
View from top of stairs towards Remanso Bay
Terrace - living room with view of the Bay
Terrace - living room - looking towards the kitchen
After sunset
Fresh, home baked bread
Screened corridor with view towards terrace
Screened corridor
2-piece bathroom off the screened corridor
Second bedroom - sleeps 5
Second bedroom - sleeps 5
Shower and change area in second bedroom
Master bedroom with king size bed
3-piece master bathrom
Master bedroom patio with mountain views
View towards garden and mountains
Our cacti collection
Our cacti collection
Our own papayas
Remanso Bay
Remanso Bay - the beach
Our beach at sunset
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Only a two minute easy walk to the beach and a 7 minute drive to San Juan del Sur, Villa Pavela offers a private, relaxing setting for the perfect tropical beach vacation. Our house design inspiration came from the traditional Nicaraguan open-air living concept. To this we added a contemporary architectural vocabulary and a few modern comforts. The master bedroom has a king size bed and 3 piece en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom has a spacious shower and change area, a double bed and a bunk bed with double below and single above. A separate powder room is accessible from the main corridor. The kitchen opens up onto the terrace which serves as the open air living room. We have a kitchen island and a dining table that can each accommodate up to 6 guests, 4 traditional rocking chairs and 2 hammocks. There is an outdoor shower for a quick... Read more
About the owner, Elzbieta F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 18 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 3.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
Contact owner See more properties
Listing #FKN2377602 by: FlipKey
Reviews from our community
 of 5 stars
3.5 of 5 stars Average - based on 3 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Panama City, Panama
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
person found this review helpful

We had a great stay at Villa Pavela from August 10-13. Communication with the owner was efficient. The caretaker family were kind. The first time we went to use the shower in the middle guest room, the hot water handle literally blew off the wall. The owner says we should have checked items before use to make sure they work.... more

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Villa Pavela. We are happy you had a great experience. The 17, 5 star reviews we have accumulated over... more

Report response as inappropriate
Esteli, Nicaragua
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

We spent a great vacation here. I liked the terrace with rocking chairs and hammock. My wife loved the pretty and well organized kitchen. We wanted to stay a few days more! It should be very difficult to maintain such a beautiful place in the secluded area of Nicaragua. Thank you. Some points to be improved: 1. The western side... more

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. Maintaining a high standard of accommodations and services while keeping competitive rental rates has always been our number one goal.... more

Report response as inappropriate
A FlipKey verified reviewer
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013 for a stay in February 2013


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
Oct 1, 2015 -
Oct 31, 2015
Low season
2 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 2, 2016
Christmas and New Years Eve
7 nights -- --
Mar 12, 2016 -
Mar 17, 2016
Spring Break
7 nights -- --
View all periods
  • Damage deposit: $200 / stay - Deposit
Hide Rates
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Augusto C. Sandino (MGA): 100.0 mi
Ferry: San Jorge - ferry to Ometepe: 29.8 mi
We are a 2 hour drive from Managua airport. There are at least 6 car rentals at the airport. There are also several shuttle bus services.

You can also fly into Liberia, Costa Rica. It's roughly a 1 hour taxi drive ($60-80) to the border. You can pick up a rental car on the Nicaraguan side or we can send our trusted taxi driver for you (US$40). Villa Pavela is a 1 hour drive from the border.
Crossing the border may take from 1/2hour to an hour. You cannot bring a rental car from Costa Rica into Nicaragua.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
How will the owner contact me?
This owner may contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your personal email, or phone.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send inquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
For this property, you may use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox; the owner may also offer other payment options. \n You must pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox if you want to be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
If you pay online via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your payment will be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Additional fees may be applied by owner
Request to Book
42 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
Send Message
this property has payment protection