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Hostal El Pulpo

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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good7%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
  • Apr 1, 2017
    “Great hostal in Poneloya”
  • Mar 21, 2017
    “Nice and secluded”
AMENITIES
Free parking
Air conditioning
Beachfront
Non-smoking hotel
Airport transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Great hiatal on this side of town. Right on the beach. Right in front of the restaurant Pollo Negro. Clean and comfortable. The owner, Carlos, spoke really well English and help us figuring out our tours. The prices are more expensive than in Las Penitas,...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Marilou B
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Nice, quiet spot on the beach with few people around. Unfortunately during our stay the water and electricity had some outages. Carlos, the owner, does have plans to improve this. We paid $50/night with AC. There's a little restaurant across the street and places within...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Bill W
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a good bed and a quiet place to stay it's fine. But its very isolated, there are no mini markets around and just two restaurants. The location, non airco and het knowhow of the owner concerning tours and restaurants are not...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank ralphw590
Reviewed January 24, 2017

This is a clean and well run place. Carlos greets you by saying 'welcome home' and he means it. He is a great host and always willing to assist. We stayed around January 15th and the beach was very quiet and clean. We could swim...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank 766patrick
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Staying in this hostel was like a homestay. We had such a good and relaxed time at Carlos's place. Carlos is a very gentle person. Be openminded, be laidback and become part of his republica! The hostel is beautiful. It is located at the beach...More

Date of stay: November 2016
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About
Description
Hostal El Pulpo is a relaxing guesthouse that offers clean and comfortable rooms with fans or air conditioning, private and shared bathrooms, a private rancho with hammocks, beach front garden with More refreshing outdoor showers, covered al fresco living area, courtyard and secure parking. Located on the beautiful secluded beach of Poneloya Hostal El Pulpo is perfectly placed in this undiscovered gem and conveniently within walking distance to pulperias and many restaurants and bars on the waterfront. Ranked #1 on Trip Advisor for B&B and Inns, El Pulpo is the place to enjoy some relaxing days in the tranquility of Poneloya, located just 20 km from Leon, one of the most beautiful colonial cities in Latin America and 100 km from Managua. Only a short 30 - 40 mins bus ride from Leon city. We can arrange transfers to the airport and cities of Managua, Esteli, Grananda also international transfers to Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala. Your friendly and fun-loving owner and host, Carlos (a native of Leon) speaks Spanish and English and has a wealth of information to share. He and his team can organize fishing trips, turtle hatching viewing, volcano tours, massage and pedicure treatments right in the comfort of our guesthouse and lots more. At Hostal El Pulpo we can also provide recommendations for tours of Isla Juan Venado Wildlife Reserve and help arrange day trips to Leon, Granada, Masaya and more. Locally owned Hostal El Pulpo is waiting for you with open arms! We like to think of our guests as friends and we'd like to share this little piece of paradise with you. Immerse yourself into the true tropical lifestyle of Nicaragua. If a sea escape from the bustling cities is what you are looking for then contact us to make a reservation in our tropical paradise. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free parking
Air conditioning
Airport transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Wheelchair access
Pool
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$15 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostal El Pulpo Nicaragua/Poneloya
Location
Nicaragua > Leon Department > Poneloya
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$15 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostal El Pulpo Nicaragua/Poneloya
Location
Nicaragua > Leon Department > Poneloya

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November 26, 2014|
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Response from jeduweb | Reviewed this property |
Not online for sure. Search for the email online but Carlos did not reply to our email. Better meet him at his place if he is present.
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Room Tips

"Room Tip: Medusa has the largest window and is closest to the beach/sea."
nils1room
Feb 18, 2016
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"Only four rooms can't go wrong. Stayed in the Tortuga which was great"
catalytic
Feb 2, 2016
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"Best Ocean Views, High Ceilings, Good Breeze."
wanderlust503
Nov 24, 2015
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"Just ask Carlos."
Sumyunguy
Jul 28, 2013
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