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    La Tortuga Verde

    Ocean Rd, El Cuco, El Salvador
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good26%
    • Average12%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “the owner” (41 reviews)
    “happy hour” (10 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 193 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is one of the most amazing places I have ever visited! It's located quite out of the way but it just makes it seem more like paradise. A little slice of heaven! The beach that the hotel is located on is quiet, there isn't...More

    1  Thank hannah_butler3
    Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

    We went for the weekend and after reading the summary of the trip I was dying to go... unfortunately whoever wrote the trip description never actually went on it! We crashed over waves to the dirtiest beach ever.. to discover the icebox was empty! The...More

    1  Thank Irishgirl i
    Response from latortugaverde, Owner at La Tortuga VerdeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Reviewer: We went for the weekend and after reading the summary of the trip I was dying to go... unfortunately whoever wrote the trip description never actually went on it! La Tortuga Verde: my name is Tom Pollak and I am the owner of La...More

    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    I was GRANDPAcking in El Cuco for 7 days. I couldn't afford the prices that I found on the usual hotel search engines. Before I arrived, I knew that I had to ‘get inventive’. I got onto the internet and searched the El Cuco blogs...More

    1  Thank GRANDPAcking
    Response from latortugaverde, Owner at La Tortuga VerdeResponded 5 weeks ago

    Reviewer: I was GRANDPAcking in El Cuco for 7 days. I couldn't afford the prices that I found on the usual hotel search engines. Before I arrived, I knew that I had to ‘get inventive’. I got onto the internet and searched the El Cuco...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017

    Building work starting at 7AM, food isn't great, poor service, poor quality rooms. Went a boat trip to volcanic islands but they took us to a litter filled beach with no water or other supplies apart from some food.More

    1  Thank Nick D
    Response from latortugaverde, Owner at La Tortuga VerdeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Reviewer; Building work starting at 7AM, La Tortuga Verde:: That is correct... everyday we do building work on our buildings keeping them in the best shape possible. Generally it's called maintenance and sometimes it's called new construction... We clean our pool every day and we...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    An otherwise nice place is ruined by the owners attitude. My neighbor, who we had all come to know over a few days of surfing, was robbed in the night. The thief ran out and our neighbor asked us for help. In the morning all...More

    6  Thank MisterWorldwide555
    Response from latortugaverde, Owner at La Tortuga VerdeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Reviewer: An otherwise nice place is ruined by the owners attitude. La Tortuga Verde: I remember this person and before the incident that you will now read about what happened, this person told me what a "cool guy" I was and then because I did...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Location
    • El Salvador >
    • San Miguel Department >
    • El Cuco
    • Also Known As
    • La Tortuga Verde Hotel El Cuco ,
    • La Tortuga Verde El Salvador/El Cuco
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    Traveller (148)
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    Bathroom (4)
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    Katie P
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from JaimeC214 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I did the turtle release in both Monterrico in Guatemala and in El Salvador. I found both programs to be quite similar, but I actually preferred it at La Tortuga Verde because it is same day release. From what they... More
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    tftynan
    17 September 2016|
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    I see the answer, as the question was asked in Spanish. Maybe see you tomorrow then. Cheers
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    Room Tips
    "The Mini rooms are cramped and only suitable for backpackers"
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    "There is a decent breeze that comes through the rooms at night, but if you want extra comfort aircon us..."
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    "all the rooms looked ok"
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    "Choose a larger room with a veranda with hammocks"
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