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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My review is based on a destination wedding/planning. July 2016 my fiancé and I started looking for venues in Nicaragua for our destination wedding. We quickly fell in love with Aqua Wellness because of its privacy and accommodations. But what really sold us was the promises and discounts we where offered by a young staff member, she greeted us and... More 

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Thank Carlos B
AmandaAqua, Guest Relations Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Carlos B, We loved meeting you, and happily it looks like we may be able to meet your budget and needs after all at Aqua. Weddings can be stressful and emotional, and we understand your disappointment that the original plan and budget you were thinking of will not work. There is no excuse for the lack of communication regarding... More 

Dallas, Texas
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41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My lower rating is completely towards the food and dining. The property is great, the beach is wonderful, the staff is nice, the accommodations are perfect. However, the dining is just way below par. First off, the menu selection is rather small for an area that's rather isolated from other towns to go eat other places, so the menu gets... More 

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Thank captaind172
AmandaAqua, Guest Relations Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear captaind172, We are pleased you found the resort beach, staff, and accommodations excellent. We consider ourselves a "natural wonder" in our secluded tropical location. One of our favorite recommendations is the 15 minute walk next door to Gigante, a fishing and surfing village, with multiple restaurants and bars, as well as a small convenience store with drinks, beers, and... More 

Orlando
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The "ideal resort" varies immensely from one person to another. Some want five-star luxury, while others are happy with a swinging hammock under a thatched roof. You can find both along the Pacific coast of Nicaragua. For us, the authentic charm of sustainable construction that blends into the mountainside, with good food and service, supplemented by great views and a... More 

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Malden, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach and the rooms here are beautiful but very small. There is very little to do on this resort and it is very isolated. My husband and I like to explore and there were not even places to walk around the resort. The tours from the hotel were extremely overpriced for Nicaragua! Most of the staff were friendly and... More 

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Thank whelanf
AmandaAqua, Guest Relations Manager at Aqua Wellness Resort, responded to this review

Dear Whelanf, Our beach is quite special, as it is private and protected in our ocean cove. Many people enjoy the seclusion as a place to unwind, relax, and forget about the daily life back home. Our onsite yoga and spa are some of the reasons many people enjoy having a vacation in an intimate environment. For guests who do... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing staff so friendly I felt at home during my stay. The food was outstanding and very healthy, I would recommend everything about this hotel. The ocean is beautiful and you get what you pay for. The only critic I would have would be that the sheet of the rooms were to thin and We were freezing with the ac.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent 10 days at Aqua from July 03 to July 13th and I can honestly say it was the best vacation we have ever been on- and we are both avid travelers. The resort: The only word for the resort is breathtaking. We stayed in the two story Roble Luxury treehouse which included a private balcony... More 

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San Salvador, El Salvador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Exceded all expectations; great location; awesome beach; beautiful bungalows and delicious cuisine. At night we had visits from all kinds of wild fauna; from monkeys to raccoons. I'm at We spent two nights here and were left wanting for more! Certain to come back!

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Thank gutierrezmf
Managua, Nicaragua
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything was perfect. The Spa was so relaxing and luxurious. Food was good. Rooms were great, but I recommend the suites (Its worth the money). The staff was very friendly. One of my favorite beach trips

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Managua Department, Nicaragua
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Monkeys, birds, forest, beach, pool: enough conditions to enjoy with the family. The Food is the only thing to be improved because is limited. The access to the resort is very good. The place has a delicious climate, not common in a Nicaragua's beach It is an special place in Nicaragua.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

I recently had a few days to spare and made a quick trip to Aqua. The rooms were great and the staff were super friendly. It was slow season so not all the activities that are advertised on their website were available, but hey, I knew it was slow season. The restaurant and spa were also fab. All in all,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aqua is a luxurious eco- and wellness resort with a private white-sand beach on Nicaragua's picturesque Emerald Coast. Guest accommodations are set in beautifully crafted Tree Houses on a wooded hillside overlooking the ocean. All have decks; some have full kitchens and outdoor plunge pools. Guests enjoy yoga classes, spa treatments and hiking, and water activities including stand-up paddle boarding, snorkeling, kayaking, surfing and fishing. Our guides take guests for excursions to nearby colonial cities, parks and volcanoes. Aqua's open-air bar/lounge and restaurant, with its wood-burning pizza oven and menu of healthy international cuisine made with local ingredients, are directly adjacent to the beach. The lush forest that envelops Aqua is alive with spider and howler monkeys, and a wide variety of colorful tropical birds. Aqua is the perfect spot for a destination wedding, a honeymoon, an active family vacation -- or a serene getaway where you can enjoy nature and one of the most idyllic beaches in Nicaragua. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Wellness Resort

Address: 1 Redonda Bay, Playa Redonda, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Playa Redonda
Price Range: $169 - $355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aqua Wellness Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Aqua Wellness Hotel Playa Gigante
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