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Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A guard opens the gate for the short uphill road that leads to the lobby. In front of the lobby, there is a rental car kiosk and a guard. We happily parked there, knowing that someone was watching our car. There were fresh flowers when we arrived to the room- nice touch. We stayed for 4 nights in Casa Jocote.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Location was great for view and I stayed in the original building which was convenient to restaurant poolside, stairs to town. the food was just o.k; especially compared to another resort where the chef was of higher training.

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Huntington, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

The good - location, yes you can walk a very long distance depending on which unit you are in but the walk down is relatively easy - going back not so much - even if you take the hotel shuttle the roads are ROUGH! If you request something close to reception and are in reasonably good shape - no taxi... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

I can't believe how great this place was. We had 2 floors, a full kitchen, dining room, and 2 full bathrooms. It was clean and the staff was great. Our deck was amazing. Watching the sunset from it was beyond beyond words. Overall, great value and awesome service. The only down side was that there were a lot of bugs... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

I love this place and the food was amazing but the view is to die for. Only set back is the stairs to get to your villa lots of stairs. I travel with my husband and my 2 toddlers. My husband loved the peace and quiet and the fact you have a villa with kitchen two rooms two bathrooms and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Villas are large and well spaced, generally very clean. Place was a bit desolate in July and place seemed a bit tired. Didn't have towels at pool, charge US prices for stuff much cheaper in town, resort is not on the beach. Overall I think best option for space/comforts in town but book excursions etc. with local guys in town.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Wonderful time with friends and Fam!!! the staff did a great job in making this a weekend to remember ; everything was so perfect. great location easy access to everywhere will surely be returning in the near future for a longer stay

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United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

The last time my wife and I stayed at Pelican I was a little disappointed because the first time I stayed there it was wonderful in every way. This time we stayed at this hotel in a pinch and I feel like they have made some effort to get things back to where it once was. We had a beautiful... More 

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Boca Raton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We got married May 28, 2015 at the resort and it was truly absolute perfection. The whole process was made easy by Joel at the resort. We stayed in close contact via Whatsapp and also via Skype. The ceremony was held in the church that was a block away from the resort. We are from Florida and all our 75... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Pelican Eyes is one of the most memorable properties I have ever stayed at. The views from the villas overlooking the quaint bay of San Juan del Sur are truly stunning at any time of day but especially during sunset. The hotel has lots of tropical vegetation and you can spot beautiful birds, butterflies and even monkeys. There were no... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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La Cascada
La Cascada
Cuisines: International
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa offers a stunning hillside location and panoramic views of San Juan del Sur and the ocean beyond. Our infinity pools, spacious accommodations, romantically lush gardens, wonderful restaurants, open air bars, and one-of-a-kind San Juan Del Sur coastline sailing adventure are a unique experience.A visit to our Tranquila Day Spa is an experience of sheer indulgence. We offer a menu of massage and body treatments to ensure that you truly relax on your romantic Nicaraguan getaway. Experience more of Nicaragua with day trips to Granada or the artisan markets in Masaya. Here at the resort, open air yoga classes, water aerobics, and active local excursions (arranged by our concierge) help keep you fit while visiting paradise. Even our brick stairs—winding up the hillside — contribute to the cause!Our San Juan del Sur hotel’s mission is to provide a unique and memorable Nicaragua vacation experience in every aspect of your stay. Our friendly staff endeavors to fulfill every possible need or special request (and to predict those wishes perhaps not yet even realized!)No request is too big or too small. Let us know what we can do to enhance your stay in paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa

Address: De la Parroquia 1 1/2 cuadras al este, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: $169 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Pelican Eyes Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Hotel Pelican Eyes
Resort Pelican Eyes
Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#3 On the Beach Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#3 Green Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Juan del Sur
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