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Melting Elefante

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Guasacate, Rivas Nicaragua See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed April 10, 2013

I stayed in the tower at this place. I have nothing but good things to say. Great spot, next to lots of other hostels and a few restaurants (like everywhere you stay might have to walk a tiny bit for surf, but that's normal and...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2013

I did not sleep here, however, I came here for drinks and dinner a few times while I was in Nicaragua. The food is great. The beachfront view is amazing. The location is great. The people who work there are very friendly. When I was...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2013

We stayed at the Melting Elefante for a surf trip. The location was perfect for us as it is right on the beach and only a short walk to other restaurants etc. We stayed in one of the 'suites' which were $45 p/n but we...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2013

My wife and I recently stayed at the Melting Elefante during a surf trip to the Popoyo area. We immediately fell in love with the design as soon as we saw it while we were walking down the beach one afternoon. The first night we...More

Thank tundra97
Reviewed January 31, 2013

The owner Marcos and all employees and friends of the hotel were like a welcoming family. I enjoyed every moment I was there. The food was good, drinks cold, service great and the overall prices could only be considered GREAT VALUE. I will be back...More

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Beachfront 3 suite hotel/house with AC, Hot water and free high speed WiFi. Located on playa Guasacate which is a 2.5 hrs taxi ride from Managua, Nicaragua. Overlooks Popoyo surf break. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
$17 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Melting Elefante Nicaragua/Rivas
Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Rivas
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
$17 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Melting Elefante Nicaragua/Rivas
Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Rivas
Traveler (38)
Room & Suite (7)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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"Private room is great much better than dorms because they can be too hot."
Mar 25, 2017
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"rent a 4x4 to get here if possible, cars are OK too but the roads are dirt."
Sep 6, 2016
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"Don't pick room four!"
Jun 21, 2016
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"All rooms are great, choose the master suite it has a great view."
Feb 26, 2015
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