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    El Zopilote

    from Madronal 300m south, Santa Cruz, Isla de Ometepe 044, Nicaragua
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good20%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “free yoga” (31 reviews)
    “pizza night” (59 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge
    522 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Ocotal
     
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    37 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Altagracia
     
    Rositas Hotel
    165 reviews
    #9 of 27 hotels in San Juan del Sur
     
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    238 reviews
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    21 - 25 of 287 reviews

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    I don't like to let bad review but it was my worse experience in a hostel. I book for 4 nights because everybody tell me, it was nice. I arrived there at 5pm, they don't have seen my reservation so the hostel was full. They...More

    5  Thank Cédric M
    Response from ometepezopilote, Owner at El ZopiloteResponded 18 February 2017

    SORRY, DO NOT GET ANGRY BUT WE LIKE TO ANSWER WITH HUMOR. Cedrik, the problem is that you are not the right person for this place, which is alternative and different from the other hostels....you book 4 nights with booking ( booking setting is on...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Very nice place! We didn't sleep there but went for a coffee and at the pizza night. Super nice ambient, good food and nice travellers. Staff not very friendly as they didn't want to order us a cab at 9 pm and had to walk...More

    Thank TravelerToday2017
    Response from ometepezopilote, Owner at El ZopiloteResponded 2 February 2017

    HELLO, SORRY, DO NOT GET ANGRY BUT WE LIKE TO ANSWER WITH HUMOR....THANKS. Hello, thanks to come to visit us for pizza night ....let me see if i understand well....You want a taxi at 9 PM, you go to the reception ( i'd like to...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    This really is a beautiful place, rooms scattered throughout the jungle with loads of wildlife to be encountered as you walk about the place. The restaurant food is also really good and healthy, especially the oatmeal breakfast. The rooms don't look much like the photos...More

    Thank shmatherine
    Response from ometepezopilote, Owner at El ZopiloteResponded 2 February 2017

    HELLO, SORRY, DO NOT GET ANGRY BUT WE LIKE TO ANSWER WITH HUMOR....THANKS. """""They didn't really organise activities to engage the guests, which was disappointing""""" COMPLETELY FALSE....FALSE FALSE FALSE......here every day there are activities. Yoga 2 times a day every day, permaculture course 2 times...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

    Really nice hostel with an awesome crew that runs it. Me and my friend stayed in the Iguana home first after moving to a tent. We slept under the stars with the ability to use a look out every morning and evening to enjoy the...More

    Thank Patrick R
    Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

    El Zopilote is different, in a good way. To start it's quite the hike up from the road to the hostel and dark too if you arrive in the evening. Once you get up there's a nice spacious restaurant/reception/hang out/wifi area where everyone hangs out....More

    Thank L13n
    Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge
    522 reviews
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    37 reviews
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    165 reviews
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    El Jardin Hotel
    238 reviews
    #8 of 27 hotels in San Juan del Sur
     
    About
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    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Rivas Department >
    • Isla de Ometepe >
    • Santa Cruz
    • Also Known As
    • El Zopilote Nicaragua/Isla De Ometepe - Santa Cruz
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    Traveller (165)
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    Dining (5)
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    Room Tips
    "Don't stay in the 'Brisa' dormitory - far away from site!"
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    "Book a cabin!"
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    "Dorm rooms are treehouse and hot with no fans or screens!"
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    "Go for a private cabin - they aren't much more and they are beautiful!"
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