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Welcoming and Friendly People

The homestay in Los Ramos was the highlight of my trip to Nicaragua!! The person who organized our... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
Seattle, Washington
The heart and soul of rural Nicaragua

Staying with Esperanza and her family, hearing their stories, seeing how they live was a... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
Mike P
Haifa, Israel
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3 Apr 2018
“Welcoming and Friendly People”
15 Jun 2017
“The heart and soul of rural Nicaragua”
Los Ramos offers a unique eco-tourism experience that connects visitors to their community, the island's culture, and Nicaragua’s natural resources. Upon arrival, you will be greeted with open arms and open homes allowing you to get a glimpse of...more
Carretera Principal | 16 km South from Moyogalpa, Los Ramos, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
+505 8943 8764
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

The homestay in Los Ramos was the highlight of my trip to Nicaragua!! The person who organized our stay, Ever, was very thorough, friendly, and spoke excellent English. We ended up staying with his parents, Ana Jorge and Herma. Both of them were so incredibly...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

Staying with Esperanza and her family, hearing their stories, seeing how they live was a heartwarming experience. These gracious people share their simple home and life with travelers and make an effort to make your stay interesting. Meeting these people living on the brink of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mike P
Reviewed April 19, 2017

My boyfriend and I had high hopes about our homestay excursion on the Island of Ometepe. We truly thought this was going to be the highlight of our trip, especially considering the great reviews and the experiences the homestay claimed to offer. Instead this nearly...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Zoe I
Reviewed December 16, 2016

My boyfriend and I participated in the Nourishing Nicaragua tour and spent the day with local fisherman/guide Solon and his young son Brian. We were given the option (for an additional $7.00 apiece) to ride horseback through the farm and down to the Lake Nicaragua,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Alisongo7
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights with a family in their home. It was very basic to say the least but the experience was great. To get away from wifi for a couple of days and let my kids see the local kids playing simple games was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

I took students to Nicaragua. We stayed in the homestay with several different families, participating in the Nourishing Nicaragua tour, cultural and the cultural cooking class. The experience was overwhelmingly positive. Students loving learning to fish in the lake, we caught oysters, enjoyed a meal...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Valerie J
Reviewed February 13, 2016

Los Ramos is a rural village by the coast, and you can buy day trips or homestays. I booked the day trip "Nourishing Nicaragua", and as it turned out I was the only customer so it was just me and the guide from 9 am...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank nils1room
Reviewed January 20, 2016

We stayed in Los Ramos for two nights as part of the homestay programme. Jairo and his family were all lovely and it was really interesting to talk to them and learn all about their community. Don Fausto also took us to the new ciudadela...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank KH S
Reviewed January 4, 2016

The number 1 reason for which I travel is to be able to immerse myself, first hand, into the ways that people from other geographies, cultures and idiosincracies act in their different worlds. This provides you with a wider perspective of daily life situations that...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

We spent two adventure filled days with Ebert and we highly recommend this experience. For me it was one of the highlights of our trip to Ometepe and chatting with Ebert about the history and current life in his community and getting to know other...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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