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Santa Cruz Hostel & Restaurant

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We are natives from the Island that just recently open a hotel we have 6 Private rooms, 1 Dorm, and 1 Cabana. We also have a restaurant that has your typical Nicaraguense food, vegetarian food, bar, eco-tours, bike rentals, horseback riding, and motorbike rentals.
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Great hostel with breathtaking views of both Volcanos. Upon arrival staff were lovely! Friendly and extremely helpful. Could speak English which was a bonus. Common area is so inviting. Tables, chairs, hammocks and shade. Food and drinks are delicious and fairly priced. The
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The hostel has simple and cheap rooms (for Ometepe Island). The site is really nice. You can sit down and stare at one of the volcanos. The staff is really nice and helpful. The restaurant is also quite reasonable priced. I cannot deny that the rooms could need a renovation, so
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This hostel has a great location on the northern side of the smaller island, with stunning views of Vulcan Conception. They have a few chillout spots that make you want to lay in a hammock all day. That being said, check your room before you agree to it. The first room I stayed
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The Hostel is right in Santa Cruz at the intersection of the two running busses which is really facilitating transport. From the garden you can see Volcan Concepcion. The dorm I stayed in was super smelly and had mold on the walls. The smell of mold was so bad I got a headache
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This is truly the best hostel on the island. Little Morgan's and Lazy Crab are popular but total gross dumps. I went to many hostels in search of somewhere to stay so I know. My room was very clean, no bugs seen actually. It's important to know that Ometepe is an island and we
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Private rooms
The volcano view
En suite bathroom.
A larger private room, with bathroom.
A small private room, without bathroom.
"Ask for AC if available."
"probably has the largest variety on the island, but all of it is not created equal"
"Bathroom inside the room"
"try to get the dorms with the view on the volcano"
"All the rooms seem similar. No. 8 is located a little away from the property, but all others are right there."
$16 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
NicaraguaRivas DepartmentIsla de OmetepeSanta Cruz
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