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    El Zopilote

    from Madronal 300m south, Santa Cruz, Isla de Ometepe 044, Nicaragua
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          Traveller (157)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Dining (5)
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          Overview
          • Excellent57%
          • Very good20%
          • Average11%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          “free yoga” (29 reviews)
          “pizza night” (58 reviews)
          “bread” (26 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Hotel Villa Paraiso
          398 reviews
          #1 of 4 hotels in Isla de Ometepe
           
          Hostel Lazy Crab
          99 reviews
          #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Balgue
           
          Finca San Juan de la Isla
          287 reviews
          #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Altagracia
           
          La Urraca Loca Hostel
          9 reviews
          #2 of 2 Speciality lodging in Balgue
           
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          Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

          What's not to love about this place when you read about it? Permaculture farm with a focus on organic fresh food, beautiful bush setting with all the eco outfits like compost toilets and outdoor showers, yoga twice a day... Well, I don't dispute any of...More

          Thank Nancy J
          Reviewed 2 May 2016

          I have been there in the year 2009 and in that time it was really one of the best hostels in the world! Now we stayed there in August 2015 and it lost all his charm. No kitchen for cooking, only a quite expensive restaurant....More

          Thank BordelaisDeGirondins
          Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

          Since this place gets such great reviews, I expected a bit more. After an hour and a half shuttle ride and a ten-minute trek uphill to a "farm" in the mountains, nowhere near a beach, we were underwhelmed, not to mention saturated in sweat. For...More

          Thank elissasieh
          Response from ometepezopilote, Owner at El ZopiloteResponded 15 September 2016

          PLEASE DO NOT GET ANGRY, BUT I LIKE TO ANSWER WITH HUMOR my luck that you stayed only 1 night , to leave your space to someone that fit in better then yoi....next time you should speak with me before because for important and refined...More

          Reviewed 29 April 2016

          This hostal is kind of the most well known and visited in the island and sincerely I don't know why, maybe when it opened , it was way cooler. For me it is a commercialized, fake hippy hostal. It is dirty, the bathrooms are nightmare,...More

          Thank ZheniPetrova
          Response from ometepezopilote, Owner at El ZopiloteResponded 15 September 2016

          SORRY, DO NOT GET ANGRY, BUT WE LIKE TO ANSWER WITH HUMOR.... I always remember a nice moovie called Trainspotting : the tolilet you describe looks like the one that the main actor use when he gets some drugs....Was a very very dirty Scottland toilet...More

          Reviewed 25 March 2016

          I really enjoyed camping here, on the side of volcano Madera. This was a great place for me to relax. I really enjoyed pizza nights! The restaurant didn't have the best customer service. A lot of the products are supposedly grown and/or produced on the...More

          Thank jaimeohmtree
          Hotel Villa Paraiso
          398 reviews
          #1 of 4 hotels in Isla de Ometepe
           
          Hostel Lazy Crab
          99 reviews
          #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Balgue
           
          Finca San Juan de la Isla
          287 reviews
          #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Altagracia
           
          La Urraca Loca Hostel
          9 reviews
          #2 of 2 Speciality lodging in Balgue
           
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          • US$11 - US$23 (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 (157)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Dining (5)
          Pool & Beach (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (152)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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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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