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Mukul Beach Golf & Spa

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

With regard to the golf course: It is a very nice design, challenging with lots of blind spots from the tees. So be mindful that your first round will be a test, to understand the architect's view and where he intended you to land the ball from the tee. Very nice scenery and forgiving fairways. However, at present the course...

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I literally didn't want to post a review because this place was so amazing that I don't want anyone else to go. Villas outstanding. Service outstanding. Spa one of the best I have ever experienced and I travel to the ends of the earth for a good spa. Chef Cheminot killed it, every night. I think I need to stop...

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Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not only was Mukul one of the most awesome resorts I have ever experienced but the icing on the cake was my Amazing Yoga instructor, Mary Tilson. I booked the Barefoot Luxury Retreat for the week which exceeded my expectations!! Mary Tilson has traveled the world bringing with her not only her studies from many cultures but her gift of...

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my third time visiting the resort and every time I leave more invited than the last time. Beautiful Beach, incredible service, Super Nice Rooms, excelente food, Golf, what else do you need? And now they have a private small international airport 15 minutes off the property that makes it even more enjoyable.

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Lahaina, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The positive: best spa experience ever. We had deep tissue massages the first time and then therapeutic the next. The spa at Mukul is extraordinary, it's not the usual spa where all guests enter through one door and is led to a smaller room with massage tables. Mukul does the experience top notch with complete separate buildings for each treatment,...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Short version: wonderful! Wonderful! Wonderful! Long version: read on This is the third time in two years so it goes without saying we love this place. This is a large resort with just 35 or so rooms so even at full occupancy there was so much space everywhere. Ultimate place to relax. Mario greeted us with a warm smile like...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Mukul is one-of-a-kind in Nicaragua and up there with the most premium resorts in the world. We stayed for 4 nights in an ocean bohio and there really was nothing to fault. The privacy, intimacy and views are absolutely supreme (bohios come with a large veranda and dip in pool - perfect for morning coffee and watching the sunset). The...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The landscape, the beach and the setting of the hotel is perfect. We stayed at a villa and had plenty of space and an amazing view. We had a very good surf instructor and at high tide there are great waves, even if you stay far from the rocks. The food is ok, but not great. Most disturbing is the...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed April 14, 2017

I left my heart in Mukul! What an amazing experience! The service, FOOD, the surroundings, activities, the sunset ritual, night golf, beach club, THE SPA, the guests, the warm staff, EVERYTHING, IS AMAZING! The warm welcome at the airport by Mukul staff sets the stage for what is a first class getaway. The soft spoken driver awaiting me was pleasant...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Amazing place, friendliest and most helpful staff, gorgeous spa, delicious and inventive food. I went here for 10 days w my bf in Dec 15 and had the most incredible time. Very remote but never was bored and could have stayed for a month. The spa is one of the best I've been to - gorgeous on the top of...

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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mukul, a luxury boutique hotel and spa in Guacalito de la Isla, a new $250-million, 1,670-acre low-density private beach community on Nicaragua’s Emerald Coast, opened on February 1, 2013. Mukul – “mukul” is the Mayan word for “secret” – features 37 spacious accommodations, each with an ocean view, pool and private staff. Other resort amenities include Spa Mukul, with six private spa-treatment casitas; a beach club featuring dining and lounge areas and a swimming pool; and the 18-hole Guacalito Golf Course. Guests enjoy access to the property’s four miles of white-sand beach and rugged coastline, and 12 kilometers of nature trails on which they can hike or bike to observe the four species of monkeys and other wildlife that reside in the lush coastal forest. Guests can also explore Nicaragua through customized experiences that introduce them to the nature, culture and people of this up-and-coming tourism destination, known as the “land of lakes and volcanoes.” ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mukul Beach Golf & Spa

Address: km 10 Carretera Tola-Las Salinas | Guacalito de la Isla, Playa Manzanillo 44817, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Playa Manzanillo
Price Range: $620 - $931 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mukul Beach Golf & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 37
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“Stayed in a oceanfront one bedroom villa.....pure heaven...24 / 7 ocean lullaby”
jodyjones6507, 6 days ago | Read review
“if you are going on a BOHIO ask for a BOHIO sea view that are more private than the rest.”
340Manuel_2013, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“We stayed in Villa 2 which was beach front, it was only loud on the night they had beach BBQ”
Mauishearer, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Bohio 9 - View is Outstanding!”
X9442KVmariad, Apr 14, 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the Beach villas and it was fantastic.”
JenniferH102, Apr 10, 2017 | Read review
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