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Payment Disaster

Planned the logistics of our Nicaragua trip with Rodolfo beforehand. While he was very responsive... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
rjayakar
DONT PAY IN ADVANCE

Honestly, Rodolfo was great to work with before I arrived in the country. I have been to 50... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
Preeya D
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San Francisco, California, United States
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Granada, Granada, Nicaragua
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

Planned the logistics of our Nicaragua trip with Rodolfo beforehand. While he was very responsive and helpful initially, he did insist that we pay everything up front, even for activities we were not sure we were going to partake in. He said no problem that...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2018

Honestly, Rodolfo was great to work with before I arrived in the country. I have been to 50 countries and never once when organizing a tour did I need to pay everything up front. That being said, I took a chance given his great reviews....More

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Reviewed January 9, 2018

I hired Nicaragua Escapade 2x for transfers and both times the driver Francisco arrived timely and didn't get lost like the previous driver I hired. Communication was on point especially since I hired them at the last minute and they were fortunately able to accommodate...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

Ruddy arranged both a city tour and a kayak tour of the Isletas for us on our recent trip to Nicaragua. On his recommendation we switched the kayak tour to the morning to avoid rain. Perfect! His guides spoke excellent English, were on time and...More

Thank Celia P
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Rodolfo set up a night tour of the volcano at Masaya. It was incredible!!! If you do nothing else, do this tour. Rodolfo also handled quite a bit of transportation for us. His drivers were friendly, personable, always on time, and, most of all, safe...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017

We just returned from a six-night stay in Nicaragua in early August with 17 family members in all, spanning three generations. We relied on Rodolfo (aka, “Rudy”) for our roundtrip airport transfers to/from our resort -- as well as two full days of excursions. With...More

1  Thank Thomas Y
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

Rudy and Nicaragua Escapade made our trip to Granada phenomenal. We did three day trips with Rudy over the course of three days: The first was the Granada city tour to get our bearings, on the second day we went to Mombacho/Laguna de Apoyo and...More

1  Thank 1JTM1
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RodolfoNicaragua, Owner at Nicaragua Escapade, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Jeffrey Thanls so much for your review, it wa sgreat to spend time with your family and celebrate a pretend to be birthday. Hope everybody is doing great and remember Nicaragua is always waiting

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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Drivers are courteous and drive safely. They are prompt and flexible. Rodolfo knows everything about Nicaragua and is fluent in English. He knows all the good places. Highly recommended!!!

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Reviewed May 22, 2017

Just got back from a 4 nights stay in Granada! We use Nicaragua Escapade for our transfers and 3 excursions . We went to Cerro negro, Laguna de Apollo and day trip to San Juan del Sur! All days were a lot fun. Rodolfo was...More

1  Thank Angela L
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RodolfoNicaragua, Owner at Nicaragua Escapade, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2017

Angela, Thanks very much for your review and i am very happy that you were pleased with our services, Jorge and Francisco say hi and we hope to see you back

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Reviewed May 12, 2017

Rodolfo was very responsive and available to us. We used him for transport from the airport to Granada, from Granada to San George ferry terminal and from Playa Maderas back to the airport with a stop to Masaya Volcano on the way. He was super...More

1  Thank cls1986
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RodolfoNicaragua, Owner at Nicaragua Escapade, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2017

Cara Thanks very much for your review and i am very happy that you were satisfied with the services provided, Thanks also for the recommendations while in Nicaragua

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Hannah F
March 26, 2018|
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Response from Celia P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't respond sooner as I was away. He works out of Viva Nicaragua in Granada. +505 2552 4771
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parterag
February 7, 2018|
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Response from Celia P | Reviewed this property |
Ruddy is no longer running his own business. He's working out of another enterprise in Granada. I have his email and whatsapp, but cannot post it here:(
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Ravina J
December 8, 2017|
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Response from Celia P | Reviewed this property |
We booked all of our tours through Ruddy at Nicaragua Escapades in August, however he has since moved to join a company in Granada. PM me and I'll send you his email.
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