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500 metros al este de Playa Maderas, Playa Maderas, San Juan del Sur Nicaragua See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

My husband and I stayed at Hulakai in late January. The grounds and common areas are lovely(more lounges at the pool would be nice) with beautiful views of the ocean. Our room was not so nice. I'm wondering if it was because my husband insisted...More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed May 14, 2018

We had great fun at HulaKai - joining in "Taco Tuesday" and sharing sun downers with the lovely folks we met there down on the beach. The communal areas are great and bar very sociable. Our accommodation was fine but not great quality for the...More

Thank Hardbitt
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

HulaKai permanently owns part of my heart. I cannot begin to describe the service we received from the moment we contacted the hotel about hosting our wedding. We wanted the adventure of marrying somewhere off the beaten path but it needed to be comfortable for...More

2  Thank Kaila H
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Hulakai was awesome! The staff was great, and the property is Beautiful. Just a short hike away from the most gorgeous beach. A 20 minute taxi ride to Playa Del Sur, where there are lots of fun shops and great restaurants. I definitely hope to...More

Thank jnetinca
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

I have had the pleasure of visiting Nicaragua and HulaKai hotel several times and this special place gets better each time. Once you step foot on the grounds of HulaKai you know your vacation will be perfect. The staff and owner take great pride in...More

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Description
HulaKai Hotel is a boutique style small hotel located right up the hill from Playa Maderas. All eco-pods and rooms feature an ocean view and include daily breakfast and coffee. The main complex features ...More japanese style architecture and includes a restaurant/bar, various hangout areas with comfy chairs and couches, along with a larger ocean view pool with tanning decks and swim in grotto bar. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$50 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
HulaKai Hotel Nicaragua/Playa Maderas
Location
Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur > Playa Maderas
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$50 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
HulaKai Hotel Nicaragua/Playa Maderas
Location
Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur > Playa Maderas
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Traveller (203)
Pool & Beach (30)
Dining (12)
Room & Suite (12)
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Oli D
September 26, 2017|
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Response from EllaA395 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! To be honest I would say no. It has a very "surfy" and "adult" vibe ! Also, the way down to the beach is something. You have to walk down a rocky path and then all the way up. It can be tricky for toddlers! Maybe... More
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Oli D
September 26, 2017|
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Response from lowlifedan | Reviewed this property |
I’d say yes but then again I don’t have a toddler..... the staff and owners of the hotel will definitely do all they can to accommodate you. Rooms are more Like Little bungalows/ chalets. There’s a few steps around the... More
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Arturo B
March 10, 2017|
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Response from Tyler T | Property representative |
Hola Arturo. Gracias por escribirnos. Si tenemos espacio por semana santa. Cuales seran las dias de semana santa que de deseas? Jueves a domingo? Por favor nos escriba a hulakaihotel@gmail(punto)com las fechas exactas... More
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"Only some rooms have hot water and/or air con- if that matter to you make sure to ask."
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"Not sure what the other rooms were like, but I stayed in room 3 and it was perfect."
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"best room view is the unit closest to the pool, no need to worry about noise as it is a quiet hotel."
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"Eco pods are a tad more expensive but a very unique experience"
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