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    Buena Onda Beach Resort

    Playa Santana, Popoyo, Tola, Nicaragua
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent86%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
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    “playa santana” (37 reviews)
    “surf package” (16 reviews)
    “the managers” (13 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Airport Transportation
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 299 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We traveled along the pacific coast of the Nicaragua, and Buena Onda was certainly the best resort where we went. The staff and the owners are very friendly. The food is good, the rooms are clean, and you are just in front of the surf...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Nica-life was absolutely fabulous at the Buena Onda resort! We stayed 9 days, with excellent transportation provided (by the resort) to and from MGA. Our deluxe room was beautiful--spotlessly clean, well stocked and extremely comfortable. We rented a car locally (other transportation options are available)...More

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    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I booked the ultimate surf package and we were blown away by our experience. Everything was incredible- the two-story private villa had everything you could need: a full kitchen, private covered patio, cable, Wifi, surf racks and an AC that CRANKS. It...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    We had a very special time at Buena Onda! Very friendly and accommodating staff, great restaurant, clean and well equipped rooms, really nice pool area. Located on the beach but mainly surfed at Playa Santana which is a short walk away. Went fishing and surfing...More

    Thank TAZach
    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Buena Onda features a mix of villas, deluxe rooms and cheaper options including a dorm with 4 bunk beds. With a pool to cool off in, hammocks scattered around the gardens and a well serviced kitchen and bar that offers a great menu of reasonably...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$88 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Rivas Department >
    • Tola
    • Also Known As
    • Buena Onda Beach Hotel Tola ,
    • Buena Onda Beach Resort Nicaragua/Tola
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    Traveller (253)
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    Dining (15)
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    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    10 April 2016|
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    Response from Arnjensurfers10 | Reviewed this property |
    So sorry it took me so long to answer I just saw i this question. There is a couple of small restaurants (ma and po) but food is alright! There's also the Mag Rock about 30 mins walk or $10 motortaxi ride round trip. Mag... More
    20 March 2016|
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    Response from Donald R M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes Buena Onda will arrange for a driver. It takes a good two hours. I have arranged my own transport and in fact used an English speaking driver (Nicaraguan married to an American) who has driven for Buena Onda. He charged... More
    10 February 2015|
    Response from Donald R M | Reviewed this property |
    Buena Onda has specials on their daily menu but a ten minute walk away right on the beach is Villa Jiquelite which has excellent food at best prices in the entire area. Top bargain is their all dressed hamburger at $5 with... More
    Room Tips
    "The deluxe rooms have air-condition and mini-fridge that worked great. TV with a few English channels and we..."
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    "Deluxe for space and privacy"
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    "Was only one room in use when I was there, had loads of fans"
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