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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza night”(61 reviews)
“compost toilets”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

For €10 a night we expected a normal dorm but we got a bed under a roof in the middle of the jungle with big holes in our mosquito nett so we had to sleep with 3 in the only bed that did have a...More

1  Thank Marly S
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

I think this is one place that will alway divide opinion. It's got a very 'hippy' vibe - and if you can't get on board with that, you probably won't enjoy staying here. The rooms are hot - no fans. Is pretty much impossible to...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

The farm was a great experience. We had great conversations with the guests who had been staying longer, very friendly vibes. Lots of great food onsite no need to go elsewhere. Pizza night was great, many locals came out which was really fun!

Thank patrick d
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Zopilote is a very nice place to be in Ometepe. Everything is organic and natural in this hostel. don't expect a luxury 5 star hotel. just ok beds. The double beds are actually good for 1.5 persons. We had a bat and some other creatures...More

Thank Mehdi N
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

First of all I think Zopilote is a good hostel with nice food, excellent pizza and great yoga however there was definitely a strange vibe to the place. After some consideration about where this strange vibe came from I have come to the conclusion that...More

1  Thank Hayden Q
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Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$15 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$15 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (169)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (5)
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"no ac. there is so much to do here internet is the last thing you will need. speed at the reception is good..."
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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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