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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I previously wrote a very detailed review, but it has not shown up on Trip Advisor. I will try again here... This review is largely in comparison to our trip to Morgan's Rock in May of 2016. The price points are similar, as are the resorts. There are pros and cons to each place. When we arrived I found the...

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Kihei
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located on a private beach in a remote area this is a place to come to get away from it all. Climb up and down to the beach. Many spa options or just walk. Many types of cabins. Food here is excellent and only option anywhere near. Staff friendly and multilingual.

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Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed for eight nights in beginning/mid-November, which is the end of the rainy season. Therefore, my comments about some things may not pertain during different seasons--for example, pool temperature, lack of crowds, noise, etc.--so please call the resort if you have questions about specific points important to you because I understand the weather causes large variations. Any negative-seeming comments...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've visited Aqua a few times, and each time the experience is better than the last. The entire set up of the resort is top notch, with each structure being neatly nestled into the landscape to create a feel that really features the natural beauty of the place; from the water, none of the buildings really stand out. The staff...

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Kittery, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Aqua for a Thanksgiving getaway seeking some relaxation and solitude, as well as to take part in some intense morning group workouts and yoga by the sea. Aqua exceeded our expectations in all of these areas. The treehouses are an absolute dream - the kind you see in Conde Nast. The food was creative but familiar, with...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had read the other reviews cautioning about all the stairs so we were prepared. The climbs were not that bad when you had the amazing views at the end. We had a 2 room tree house with the bedroom in one area, a private plunge pool in between, then a full kitchen and dining area. All with views and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about Aqua is absolutely amazing! It's paradise. The resort is designed so well (as long as you don't mind a little walking, which we didn't) and is incorporated so well into the natural setting. The views from everywhere are breathtaking, whether you're on the beach, in your room, doing yoga, or at the restaurants. The service is impeccable. The...

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South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in November in Urraca on the beach and absolutely loved it. The view of the white sand beach was amazing. Location perfect for getting to the restaurant and to watch the gorgeous sunset every night. Used the SUPs daily and got a great work out. Cooled off in the plunge pool at our room. Food was excellent, service great...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, thanks a lot and three cheers for Nora, the manager, and Clara and Miguel who are the best people with the finest human qualities there. They are the people who make this place perfect We were a family of four, traveling with other two families: we rented the Roble, Lorito and Mono Congo tree houses All of...

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

thank you so much for your review, Globaltravellerjha! We are so happy to hear you had such a wonderful time at our resort and that everything was to your liking. Please come back soon. We would love to see you here again.

Portsmouth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aqua is a special kind of place. We loved the tree houses where we stayed, which are very comfortably appointed, and sit hidden amongst the forest canopy yet have beautiful views to the ocean on the private beach cove. Go to sleep and wake up to the sound of the ocean....relax. The restaurant is great for breakfast lunch and dinner...

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

Dear Jack K, Thank you so much for sharing your experience at Aqua! We happen to agree with you and are so delighted to hear that you love it here as much as we do. Hopefully, we will see you both again soon ~

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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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: $210 - $422 (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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“Get a space that features a plunge pool. You won't regret it. If you don't like walking, try to rent closer to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Y6267PWsamk, 1 week ago | Read review
“If a lot of stairs are an issue check to see if they have rooms closer to the restaurant, those dont have as many stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles nabglow, 1 week ago | Read review
“Stay on the top of the hill so you can walk the stairs and stay in shape! Don't complain.”
 of 5 bubbles 237peytonl, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Go for Villa if Budget Allows!”
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 of 5 bubbles CharlieOrlando, Sep 17, 2016 | Read review
“Higher location of the room, the more magical the view. Get provisions for your house before arriving.”
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  • Ocean view from the unit
  • Kinkajou Luxury Tree House
 of 5 bubbles vamean, Aug 16, 2016 | Read review
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