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Montecristo EcoLodge

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Boca de Sabalos | Rio San Juan, Boca Sabalos 92300, Nicaragua
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We came here for the chance to fish tarpon.The fishing gods conspired against us but that is why it is called fishing and not catching! We came knowing that the place is an eco lodge operating "off the grid" and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. In...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a terrible place. Very limited Electricity, No hot water, no Air conditioning. One night I asked for a fan, a young woman brought it to me and was very nervous checking out my room. The next morning no Phone, no Wallet! the screen...More

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    Response from Montecristo L, Owner at Montecristo EcoLodge

    We are off the grid; we don’t have hot water and no air-conditioning. We are a fishing camp in the rain forest. Mr. Williams indeed loosed his phone and money. He came with other tree friend from Louisiana. He did not mention that they also...More

    Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

    Have spent many nights there love everyone one of them the food and the rooms are great. The owner is a great.person you should hear the story about the building of the resort i know . A lot of money went into the property if...More

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    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    We went to El Rio San Juan for Semana Santa and stayed at the Montecristo River Lodge. The hotel is located on a hill top that overlooks the river and what an impressive view it is. At the top of this hill there is a...More

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    Reviewed 19 February 2016

    The Montecristo River Lodge is off the beaten track, but relaxing. The owner is extremely accommodating working non-stop to get us to the lodge when it appeared that the boat from San Carlos might be cancelled. The lodge personnel are extremely friendly with the meals,...More

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    • Free Parking
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Devin R
    i've been wanting to do this fishing trip ever since I first came to Nica. The one question I have for my return this December is how do I best get to the lodge from a city like Rivas...is there a ferry or is driving better?
    11 November 2015|
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    Response from Montecristo L | Property representative |
    Hello Devin The best bet is driving, You have to driver around lake Nicaragua and from Rivas is about 450 Km drive. Now you may drive from Rivas to Cardenas and Colon and then wait for a boat to take you to San Carlos... More
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    jp73051
    is the better time for tarpon, in the fall, sept. or oct., when the water is higher??
    22 March 2015|
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    Response from Montecristo L | Property representative |
    Yes September to february fishing should be good
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    jp73051
    is there a small frig. available?? how much is a fishing boat for a day?? we would want to fish 3-4 days. also one review said they rented a private boat for three days, for $250.00, we are experienced boaters! there would be 3 of us. thanks jeff wallace
    22 March 2015|
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    Response from Montecristo L | Property representative |
    We have a frig. The boat is now 300 per day with guide and gear
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    Room Tips
    "Top of the bank Riverside"
    Donald M, 6 days agoRead review
    "Keep your valuables close to you"
    william29689, 19 days agoRead review
    "Choose a room near the dining area if you don't want to continually walk in the dark."
    bobscribe, over a year agoRead review
    "The river view front cabins were nice"
    Brittany M, over a year agoRead review
    "Cabin 2! Good screen, nice porch and a breeze"
    Trude57, over a year agoRead review
    "2 cabins facing the river"
    MapTheWorld2014, over a year agoRead review
    "Absolutely a Great Jungle & Fishing experience....one that will have you like me, wanting More !! This..."
    mofishmo, over a year agoRead review
    "all rooms are good-i like just hanging out in my hammock and watching the river flow"
    lazytranch, over a year agoRead review
    "The room closest to the river provides a large porch with views of the Rio San Juan flowing by."
    Darrell B, over a year agoRead review
    "Get a room facing the river"
    NicoDon, over a year agoRead review
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