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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“yoga classes”(11 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Anything in good company makes any life experience into a super adventure. Experiencing permaculture for the first time was like trying mole for the first time either you love it or you hate it. For me, moving from my comfort zone to something new is...More

Thank Brady W
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is na amazing place. Organic food from the farm, solar powered energy, conscious water consumption and so on. But I don't feel like i'm in Nicarágua at all, since you're kind of isolated from the rest of town and living amongst foreigners. But it...More

Thank juliacimionatto
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group based on lots of good recommendations. I'm not really sure what they see in the place... They kind of sell this faux "jungle/wildnerness" experience... Where the reality is you're just an annoying 300 metre walk from the main road. Which...More

Thank Stacy K
Response from ometepezopilote, Proprietario at El ZopiloteResponded 25 October 2017

hello, fortunately most of the people that came here they don't think like you or better we can say that they think before speak: you say that we don't pay for electricity because we have solar... we didn't put the solar system to save money...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

I was there in february 2014 and I really enjoyed my stay there. The staff was very nice, everyone was very friendly and spread good vibes! I also liked that everything (dorms, mirador, ...), even the showers were made from natural material. You also have...More

Thank GartlApartments
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Best place in nicaragua. Amazing cabins in the jungle, lovely crew, yoga for free,amazing organic food. Sooo niceee. I love Zopilote! Make reservations because sometimes is full! Thinking about going again!

Thank Mikel A
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Free Internet
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US$14 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$14 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (169)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (5)
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"If you like sleeping outside, the hammocks were great."
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"Loved the armadillo cabin"
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"Don't stay in the 'Brisa' dormitory - far away from site!"
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"Book a cabin!"
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