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Hostel Esperanza

Hostelworld.comUS$20*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Had reserved a private room with private bath for 3 nights, but ended up checking out before even sleeping one night! Got back after dinner only to find at least 5 big cockroaches! Fought them off and went to the reception to try to explain the situation, as she didn't speak a single word of english. She didn't seem to...

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Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

Very good if you just want to relax rather than going to one of those overrated party hostels like naked tiger. Free breakfast and coffee every morning. You can tell the staff actually care about your stay here rather than treating you like a cash cow you don't get any of these Sunday fun day Blow ins that don't shut...

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Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 27 January 2015

I stayed in Esperanza dormitory for a month and didn't think of looking for another place because I really liked it. From the very first day me and my friends felt so welcomed by friendly staff. Rooms are bright, have fans, there's a spacious garden with hammocks - perfect for napping or chatting with other guests. I enjoyed having my...

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Thank Deima G
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 January 2015

After losing sleep at a notorious party hostel nearby I was desperately seeking peace and quiet, esp as I had signed up for intensive Spanish classes and needed proper rest and a quiet place for homework. Hit bullseye with this one. A large old building, lazily converted into a hostel with a sprawling courtyard, nice hammocks, and large dorm rooms,...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The hostel has a really good location, but that is the only good thing to say about this place.The toilets were always dirty, the toilet seats were broken and nobody of the staff cares about it. Also is the kitchen totally filthy and the showers were broken and you can't close all the shower doors. There is breakfast included in...

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Thank Markus H
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 16 December 2014

Don't bother. This place has very small rooms, the showers and bathrooms are dubious at best. I wouldn't recommend this to anyone. The only attraction is the proximity to the beach. We have booked another place that is much nicer for much less money. I am sorry to say that this is the least attractive hostel that we have encountered...

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1Thank Marj268
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Reviewed 16 December 2014

This place could be awesome. My girlfriend and I stayed in a dorm room here for a few nights and had a good time, but this hostel could have been better. The location is incredible, you could literally throw a stone to the beach from the front door and it was close enough to everything in town that it was...

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Thank dylan m
Toronto
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Stayed here for a few nights in the dorm room. Great value given the free breakfast. Rooms, showers and bathrooms are all good for a hostel. The location is very nice, being right on the beach. It is not a party hostel although the crowd is still pretty young - mostly people in their 20s.

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Fremantle, Australia
Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

I arrived on a Saturday which turned out to be super lucky, it was paella night, it was delish and created an ex element ambience. There was also live music and was such a fun night. The free breakfast is also nice and good value and the location is just excellent. I loved sitting outside and having the ocean right...

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Grenoble, France
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Spent around 10 days there, my favourite place in San Juan. Very relaxing, the view is wonderful. You can take your free coffee in the morning watching the ocean and do the same for the sunset. The dorms are wide, the bathroom is not cleaned everyday (unfortunately) but it's still ok. You can take a shower outside when you come...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Hostel Esperanza

Address: Del BDF 1/2 c. al Sur | Frente al Malecón, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: $27 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Hostel Esperanza Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Hostel Esperanza Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
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“Call in advance if you have any questions (english speacker staff)”
rodrigomH7309VQ, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Dorms are pretty busy places and right at near the road. Opt for a private room if you are keen for a decent sleep!”
371mel371, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“NOT the dorms”
lynnes614, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Average rooms”
rpearce0909, 17 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms that have already been renovated”
579CristinaC, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
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