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Casa De Olas

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Casa for five nights and did the Sunday Funday which was a lot of fun. During our stay we didn't get much sleep - Casa is a renowned party hostel though so if you're after some downtime it's probably a good idea to stay somewhere else. The only downers with Casa is that despite them cleaning the...

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Lima, Peru
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Emailed the hostel about 3 days before wanting to stay at the hostel and had a nice reply saying that they 'have never had to knock customers back'. We head to the hostel, which is about 15 mins outside town of San Juan up a BIG hill, taxi/shuttle ride. We arrive at the hostel and they say they are full....

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Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Myself and a friend are currently travelling the world and had been reccomended this hostel from a few different friends back home in England. They wernt wrong, this hostel has a very chilled, sociable vibe with lots of unique qualities. It was amazing to have lovely family meals cooked for you at a reasonable price, along with a very decent...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here back in March it was a good stay with good food, great helpful staff and an awesome pool. The owners Fred and Carla get involved with the guest even though there's normally a small age gap.. I'm am an Australian and really enjoyed myself there. At the time I was there a lot of Australians occupied the place....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed June 18, 2015

Without a shadow of a doubt Casa is the absolute best hostel I have ever stayed at anywhere in the world. Its also fast becoming known as "The Vortex" for obvious reasons that like Hotel California you can check in but never leave. Other alternatives are available is SJDS but CDO is streets and heads above the rest. Arrive on...

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Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Ended up staying in San Juan almost 10 days, a little longer than we anticipated. But that is the trouble with this place you met so many amazing people that you just can't leave. Our stay at Casa was awesome, all the bar crew made us feel right at home! Fred & Carla were incredible and how can I forget...

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Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at casa for 2 weeks and it was seriously hard to leave. Best atmosphere and people, incredible view, top notch staff, run by an amazing Aussie couple, cheap drinks, crazy parties, amazing hostel set up. Can't find a fault. See you again one day soon casa!! Keep them youngy shots pumping out yewww. Oh and Sunday funday here is...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

I've stayed at Olas twice now and both have been brilliant. Great breakfast, lovely pool and fun atmosphere!! The only negative on our first trip were the staff that were working at the hostel. A big group of Aussie guys were employed there and they spent the majority of the time drunk and trying to intimidate many of the guests....

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Australia
Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a little over a week with friends and parter. Wad an amazing time. Great party and good people. We had the free breakfast most morning which wad pancakes or eggs. Pool was pretty dirty. Needs some TLC. The whole hostel actually needs a good once over as i went there 2 yrs ago and it doesnt look...

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Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

A friend and I stayed at casa de Olas for almost 2 weeks and didn't want to leave we had such a great time. thanks to the staff! Everyone was so friendly helpful and welcoming the breakfast and family dinners were so yummy! Thanks for the great stay casa! Would reccomeand it to everyone

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa de Olas, is a unique place to stay, blending the best of Bed & Breakfast, hotel and hostel together to create the Casa de Olas experience. We are situated on a hilltop over-looking the town and bay of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua. Our location provides endless views over the Pacific ocean with spectacular sunsets nightly. Casa De Olas is designed for the more discerning backpacker and budget travelers who are looking to find an oasis of luxury at affordable prices. In total we have 10 rooms and can accommodate a maximum of 75 guests at any one time. We have dorm rooms that can accommodate from 4-6 people with one room housing 14. Casa de Olas is designed for those traveling on a budget or in groups. All rooms are spacious with en-suites. We think staying a little out of town is the best way to experience all that San Juan del Sur and the surrounding area has to offer. Australian couple Fred and Carla are your hosts bringing a wealth of knowledge from their native land with a long resume in the hotel and restaurant industry. Fred and Carla are warm and always ready to give a recommendation. Take a look at our website, TripAdvisor and Facebook pages to find out more and we look forward to having you stay with us soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa De Olas

Address: Lot 6 Las Escaleras, San Juan del Sur 0000, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: $11 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Casa De Olas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Casa De Olas Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Casa De Olas Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
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