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Belleville
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We made a reservation for 2 nights, paid IN FULL up front, and the hotel emailed us the day before the hotel stay saying "sorry we don't have rooms" and wouldn't give me a refund! I've never in all my life had a travel experience like this!!

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Haleiwa, Hawaii
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Gorgeous hotel. Small but very well appointed rooms. Ice cold a/c. A super helpful and kind staff. Great private balcony overlooking the street. And the included breakfast! Oh my goodness! I expected low effort fare, but it was truly amazing. The only possible downside, the hotel is in the center of SJDS. Very convenient, but it does get a bit... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, the value received was good. Staff were great and so was the breakfast. As another commenter mentioned, it can get a bit noisy from the café but the beds are super comfy, A/C worked well, the roof top terrace was cool, and there were no serious issues for our stay. Management may want to take note that 2 out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I asked my 7 year old daughter what she liked most about our holiday in Nicaragua and she said: 'the lovely bed with the white blankets in the Barrio Hotel'. We only stayed 1 night, the staff was very friendly, the girls at the reception helped me out with our next hotel reservation, they were so kind..Breakfast was delicious, but... More 

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Thank Habibibouk
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As an American on my first trip to Nicaragua, I wasn't sure what to expect. Barrio was a very pleasant surprise. the rooms are modern, new finishes with a European look to them. The entire hotel was clean. I felt safe the whole time. And breakfast at the restaurant was fantastic. Highly recommend!

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Thank Will D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small but great hotel. The rooms are clean and basic but have a nice decor. The air conditioning was new and worked like a charm. The mornings and evenings can get loud due to the restaurant cafe below. The beds were comfortable and clean. Rooftop balcony does bring some traffic past the rooms for sunsets but you... More 

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Thank Peter D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Check in was quick and easy. Rooms were immaculate and the location is perfect. Your about a block from the beach. A block from "bar row" and the must try restaurants. I had a 6 am departure and the hosts were kind enough to supply fresh fruit (more than I can finish) as well as yogurt and granola. Highly recommend... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is mainly a restaurant (good, but probably the most pricy in town) with a few rooms on the back. Rooms are nicely decorated and have a much needed AC. However, the problem is that the rooms' windows face the restaurant (at least those in the ground floor), so they are literally useless, meaning, no natural light. Staff is not... More 

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Parkland, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

GREAT LOCATION - Very easy walk to the beach, plenty of great shopping steps away. Hotel has 8 total rooms, and it was a bit noisy in the evening but overall, very clean and simple. We stayed in room 7 with the small balcony and had two beds with clean sheets, a TV (with some english channels), a safe, wifi,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a room at The Barrio Cafe Hotel based on the price listed and reviews given on Trip Advisor. And they did not disappoint! This is a wonderful, small hotel in the center of San Juan del Sur. The staff is friendly and easy to work with. The rooms are lovely - clean and restful. The beds are super... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Barrio Cafe Hotel, is a small hotel strategically located on the center of San Juan del sur. We are just one block away from the gorgeous horse shoe bay, surrounded by many local stores, bars, and restaurants. We also have for your service our beautiful Barrio Cafe restaurant where you can enjoy great food, drinks, and coffee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barrio Cafe Hotel

Address: Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua (Formerly Hotel Azul Pitahaya)
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: $62 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Barrio Cafe Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Barrio Cafe Hotel Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in San Juan del Sur
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