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    La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco Hotel

    De la Cancha, 200 metros al sur, 50 al este | San Juan de la Concepcion, Masaya, Nicaragua
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible0%
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    “learn spanish” (49 reviews)
    “local community” (60 reviews)
    “home stay” (39 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 27 January 2014

    We went for the Spanish lessons and will return for the staff, teachers, community and well...more Spanish lessons. The Spanish classes were both intense and enjoyable. We stayed at the hotel which I highly recommend. The food, shared dinner and lunches, made it easy to...More

    Thank Mark L
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 29 January 2014

    Thank you Mark, we are keeping our fingers crossed that you and your family make it back for next Xmas with us!!

    Reviewed 26 January 2014

    Yes, it's true: the food is good, the teachers are great and the environment comfortable. But I came away most impressed with how Mariposa has integrated themselves into the community. From the home-stay families to the handful or so projects they've supported, e.g. the school...More

    Thank Tim M
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 29 January 2014

    Tim, thank you so much for this comment. We do work very hard to improve relations with the local community and it is encouraging to have that appreciated! It is a community of over 50,000 people and so relations are inevitably not always so positive....More

    Reviewed 26 January 2014

    I, like so many others, cannot praise this junglely garden of a little Spanish school, full of a million crazy and beautiful animals, enough. Everything about La Mariposa is true to its website depiction - its eco premise, local staff, community/environmental projects, cultural/educational activities for...More

    Thank Acacia Q
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 29 January 2014

    Acacia, it was such a pleasure to have you here and I will certainly pass on your comments to Gonzalo and Miriam, Verania and Kinema! Hope you manage to come back again and for more than just a week!

    Reviewed 25 January 2014

    I had a wonderful time at the Mariposa. They offered a lot of opportunities for getting involved with the area, and their Spanish teachers were fantastic. I did the classes and stayed with a host family for a month and it definitely took me from...More

    1  Thank Marlyse C
    Reviewed 17 January 2014

    From the beginning of my one month stay I was welcomed by such lovely staff and fellow students. My home stay family was very sweet and took me in like I was one of their own. The school offered great activities such as La Boquita...More

    1  Thank Barbie_Penn
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 24 January 2014

    Well, Barbie, this review came as a great shock to us. It was of course absolutely terrible that you were robbed and we did our utmost to assist you with everything afterwards including visiting you in your homestay, making sure you were accompanied everywhere you...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Masaya Department >
    • Masaya
    • Also Known As
    • La Mariposa Spanish School And Eco Hotel Nicaragua/Masaya
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    HHinMexico
    8 November 2016|
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    Response from paulettelamariposa | Property representative |
    Dear Christine This is Paulette, the director of La Mariposa. It is important to be clear what we are talking about! Chagas does not exist here nor has there been a case of malaria for 15 years. La Concha, population over... More
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    fromquebec
    12 February 2016|
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    Response from Marc A |
    Hi Teri, Paulette doesn't do the day-to-day administration of booking, she has a team of people doing that for her. They can be reached at lamariposaspanishschool06@gmail . com Enjoy!
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