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Hotel Punta Teonoste

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London
Reviewed June 18, 2012

We REALLY wanted to like this hotel and stayed for one night before getting out of the place the next morning. With a few minor fixes in the huts and better-trained staff, this place COULD be fantastic. The good: One of the best secluded white beaches in Nica, utterly gorgeous. Incredible unspoilt location. Turtle hatchery. Staff friendly and try to...

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Dear ClaireW14 I appreciate your writing about our hotel. We are glad that you had a positive experience at Punta Teonoste overall, and you have given us some advise to improve and take care of the minor fixes you have pointed out, to be fantastic! We offer villas that integrate to the nature. The bedrooms are equipped with mosquito net...

Zürich
Reviewed April 23, 2012

Living in Managua my wife and I spontaneously decided to spend a weekend at Punta Teonoste. Quiet secluded, the hotel is located at a stunningly beautiful bay unspoiled by mankind. All amenities are arranged with great care, and your "Honeymoon Villa" (Oregano) - the closest to the beach - lived up to our expectations.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed February 20, 2012

I just came back from a yoga teacher training at this resort. It was perfect for our group, as it was extremely secluded and had a lot of space for us to spread out. The villas are amazingly beautiful! I highly recommend sitting in the hammock and taking an afternoon siesta. The food was great and they were always very...

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PuntaTeonoste, Propietario at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear Missalicia001, Thank you for your comments. It was a pleasure to host the yoga retreat at our resort. We are happy you enjoyed your accommodation. Our restaurant was proud to be able to provide your special diet requests. We are making big efforts to protect the sea turtle eggs from any depredator. Nowadays, humans are responsible in lager scale...

San Juan del Sur
Reviewed February 15, 2012

We had the privilege of hosting our most intimate yoga teacher training to date at Punta Teonoste in Jan, 2012. The service and food were fantastic, the venue was wonderful and the private beach was a perfect backdrop for sinking into nature. Our group was very well taken care of like family. The beautiful, warm Pacific Ocean and beach allowed...

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PuntaTeonoste, Propietario at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear Yogisurf, Thank you very much for your comments! We feel very pleased you enjoyed hosting your yoga teacher training at our resort. It sure was a great experience for us too! We had the opportunity to learn many new things with your visit, and we thank you for all the feedback we received during and after your stay. We...

Chicago
Reviewed January 27, 2012

I can't even describe this experience I went throught at this place. I enjoyed being there.Therefore,I strongly advise people to pass by this place & you are gonna like it.

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PuntaTeonoste, Propietario at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear Franky23, Thanks for your comments! We are happy you enjoyed your staying with us. We look forward to having you again!

London
Reviewed January 22, 2012

Like a lot of the other reviews on here, our experience of Punta Teonoste was disappointingly hit and miss. The beach is stunning, a really beautiful and peaceful setting. The staff are very sweet. The steaks are delicious. HOWEVER When we arrived, we were shown to a villa that was full of wasps buzzing around. We complained and they offered...

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PuntaTeonoste, Propietario at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, We feel sorry we did not match your 4 star resort expectation. As you know, our resort is located in the middle of the wild nature, isolated from large populations. The nearest village, El Astillero, with only over 1,000 inhabitants is about 6 miles from the resort. We believe the beauty of our location is to be integrated...

Reviewed January 7, 2012

6 of my Friends and I spent a few days here over new years eve. The hotel itself is ok. The private beach is nice. The food is not the best. But the resort has armed guards for a reason. There is a small village just outside the hotel that is extremely poor and desperate. While traveling to the resort...

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PuntaTeonoste, Propietario at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear traveler, It is always a great pleasure for us to welcome any guest and provide the best possible service at Hotel Punta Teonoste. Our hotel has a great location right in front a splendid beach, where all areas are completely open, with no fences or walls closing the access in all surrounding the property. This applies to the beach,...

Rio Linda, California
Reviewed August 31, 2011

My husband and i enjoyed our stay here. It started out a little odd, we had set up a transfer to the hotel from airport and the Marlon was there to pick us up, but we had been expecting a different vehicle. But they had car trouble of sorts and the the Chef Janine's husband I believe Francious (not sure...

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PuntaTeonoste, Gerente at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks a lot for your comments. We apologize once again for the transportation inconvenience. We regularly offer transportation in our Toyota Prado 4x4 with A/C, but as you mentioned, we had an unexpected problem. We feel pleased you enjoyed our food. Our restaurant prices are higher than the average in Nicaragua, but we use only the best possible...

Netherlands
Reviewed July 23, 2011

What a strange place this hotel is! First of all let me tell about the very beautiful beach, all privat, and the very friendly staff members. The swimming pool is great and the food is very good. It was magical to see a turtle in the night on the beach with more than 70 eggs. As already other people told,...

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PuntaTeonoste, Propietario at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thank you very much for all your critics! People like you give us a hand to grow and improve our service and offer. We understand from your comment, that we do have the essentials to have a great place, but we need to work on important details too! Believe me, ever since we read your comment we have...

Boston, MA
Reviewed March 11, 2011

First, what's good about this place: it's set on a gorgeous, fine sand beach that is totally private. The waves are perfect for body surfing and boogie boarding. There doesn't seem to be an undertow to worry about. They have a turtle protection program, so we got to see baby Olive Ridleys being released into the ocean. The food is...

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PuntaTeonoste, Director General at Hotel Punta Teonoste, responded to this review

[--] Dear Traveler, Thank you for taking your time to write a report about our resort. As you could check during your trip to Nicaragua, our country is still a destination off the beaten path. This means that we are still working hard to place our country on the touristic map. I must honestly admit that at Punta Teonoste, we...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Punta Teonoste. We created a place in which to reconnect with the pure energy of the elements, in a setting of incredible natural beauty. It's our desire to make you indulge into the luxury of an unspoilt surrounding, to see you enjoy our stylish yet cozy atmosphere, the delicious food and the various activities. At the end of your stay we want you to leave with a relaxed smile on your face and a heart full of unforgettable moments. Nicaragua is a year-around destination. All seasons are great for diving and surfing or exploring land and culture. While the months from December to May are completely dry, the months from June to November can produce the typical tropical rain showers which makes the surroundings lush and green. A setting of rock formations, small bushes and trees as well as the ocean promote the significant life forces of nature's energy and welcome you to enjoy your stay with all senses. Punta Teonoste is intimate and relaxed, offering an emotionally intelligent approach to service that begins with empathy. The responsible and caring attitude of Punta Teonoste is the key to an unobtrusive yet attentive service that makes guests feel right at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Punta Teonoste

Address: Del puente de Salinas 6 km hacia el Astillero, Tola 505, Nicaragua (Formerly Punta Teonoste, Nature Lodge & Beach Spa)
Location: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Tola
Price Range: $87 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Punta Teonoste 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Punta Teonoste, Nature Lodge And Beach Spa
Punta Teonoste, Nature Lodge & Beach Hotel Tola
Hotel Punta Teonoste Nicaragua/Tola
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“the front beach facing palapas have the best views”
 of 5 bubbles DJBSFO, Jan 8, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room on the beach, some rooms are set back further. Also ask for room with separate living room and bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles whitehatgirl, Jan 1, 2016 | Read review
“The newer section is more comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles myrabetty, Aug 27, 2015 | Read review
“Pick a room with the bedroom AC unit”
 of 5 bubbles RCG777, Jul 10, 2015 | Read review
“ask ahead if need A/C”
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