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Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge

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California
Reviewed 16 May 2014

What a wonderful vacation. No TVs, no radios, no alarm clocks, no telephones. Just wonderful views and incredible peace. The casitas are screened from floor to ceiling on 3 sides so there are no walls to obstruct the views of the totally private beach. Our own deck with a swing daybed for 2. I commandeered the desk as a make-up...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

We are very glad your had a great time in our Ecolodge! The view and tranquility felt in Bungalow #3 is truly breath-taking. The Breakfast at the Farm tour is our most popular tour, and we´re very glad you took part in it. Milking a cow is definitely an eye opening experience. And what a great idea to record the...

Saint Peter, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Morgans Rock is an eco lodge of amazingness. From the moment you walk in you know your in for a treat. This place has so many things to offer, board games, books, wifi in lobby, kayaking, horseback riding, fishing, hiking and a over one mile of private beach. Isolated Haven! They offered boogie board surfing for the kids, and kids...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind and thoughtful comments! ¨An Ecolodge of amaziness¨ is an excellent way of describing our place. We are glad you enjoyed our bungalows and the mile long beach. Our menu is catered for adults and children, and the food indeed is delicious. We hope you can back in the near future.

costa rica
Reviewed 12 May 2014

Just stayed with husband and teen daughters for 3 nights at Morgan's Rock. We absolutely loved it. We practically had the whole beach to ourselves. The service is excellent and the rooms are very unique, completely open to an amazing ocean view. You have to be aware that this is not a property for everyone. There is no a/c and...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind post and compliments on our hotel, bungalows and staff! We truly appreciate it. You are correct in stating that our hotel isn't for everyone, but those who venture out and stay with us enjoy a once in a lifetime experience. We believe this is what you experienced with your family and we hope you come...

USA
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I agree with most of the other comments about Morgan' Rock. The location is incredible and the beach couldn't have been better. The bungalows have fantastic views, and although not air conditioned, the combination of ceiling fans, ocean breezes and the sounds of the surf made it very pleasant for sleeping. There is no wi-fi in the rooms, although it...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your post! The bungalows and beach area are definitely one of our best features. We also would add our Staff and food. We will look into the bar and drinks at the beach service; services we offer throughout the year. The view from the bungalows is definitely worth the small climb.

Boston, MA
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We recently spent six nights at Morgan's Rock as part of a nine-night trip in Nicaragua (also visited Los Patios in Granada and Hotel Casa Naranja in Managua). Although it was our first time in this beautiful Central American country, we have also spent time in Belize and Costa Rica--where we happened to stay at ecolodges too. We absolutely loved...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your insightful and detailed post of your experience with Morgan´s Rock. We believe you explained many of the hotels amenities in a great way. We´re glad you loved your bungalow and our Staff, as well as understood our Ecolodge and its purposes. We truly hope you can come back in the near future, and we...

Seattle
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We had a wonderful and memorable stay here, together with our 7 and 10 year old boys. We concur with everything that has been said about how stunning the beach, the views and the bungalows are. Truly gorgeous and very unique. We stayed in #10, across the fabulous suspension bridge and we loved it. Our bungalow looked down at the...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for complimenting our great setting and wonderful facilities. We also appreciate your input on the staff comments and your issues with tipping. All of your comments will definitely be taken into consideration to sort them out to offer a much better service. We hope you can return in the near future.

St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 28 April 2014

This was our first trip to Nicaragua and our first stay in an ecolodge and during our first night, I was convinced that ecotourism was not my thing. Our room was lovely, but instead of walls we had screens. It was like sleeping outside. I was nervous about insects, spiders, snakes, scorpions - all the creepy-crawlies finding a way into...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

We are so glad you decided to stay and give us a fair chance! You experienced exactly what we offer: to disconnect from the outer world and enjoy the beauty of nature at its most pristine stage. The animals, birds and wildlife that surrounds the Ecolodge is one of our best added value. The private beach is one of the...

Dobbs Ferry, New York
Reviewed 27 April 2014

My wife and I just got back from staying at Morgan's Rock with our two seven year-old children. It was our first time to Nicaragua and MR was the highlight of our trip. Visually, this place is simply stunning. Hands down it is one of the coolest places we have ever been to. When you pull up the hot, dusty...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent comments, Jon. Our thoughts are right on par with yours. We appreciate you claiming that Morgan´s Rock was the highlight of your trip. We truly are an excellent destination for families, and it seems your kids loved the walks and surrounding environment. Let us know about your future trip whenever you are ready!

Harlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2014

This is one of the best hotels we have stayed in on out travels to Central America. Although off the eaten track it is well worth the journey. it's situated in acres of forest, has it's own farm and the most glorious private beach. The rooms are very well appointed with large bathroom, bedroom area, sitting area and patio complete...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for considering one of the best hotels you visited in Central America. Your choice of visiting our Property, exploring the land and relaxing at our private beach was the best one! We have plenty of tours for our guests to enjoy during their stay. The Restaurant meals are always delicious and we´re glad you had a great time.

Barcelona
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Just got back from Morgan's Rock after a 4-night stay with family and friends. A lovely place in a picturesque location with plenty of interesting activities for adults and kids and a pleasant and welcoming staff (special mention for the tireless Diego on the front desk and Juan Carlos who managed the excellent restaurant and bar service). Although we were...

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MorgansRockMgr, Manager at Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, Jayne. In a 4 night stay you can do plenty of activities, and we´re happy you took advantage of your time. Memories are built in every corner of our place, and we hope you built yours during your stay.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our exotic rain forest surroundings, private sandy beach and bay, secluded location and large open spaces makes Morgan's Rock an exceptional place that brings our guests peace, harmony and relaxation of the body and mind. Those wishing to relax in one of our bungalows can also discover nature, wildlife and aquatic activities through the option of a variety of tours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge

Address: Playa Ocotal, 12 kilometers north of San Juan del Sur, Playa Ocotal, San Juan del Sur 50519, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur > Playa Ocotal
Price Range: $355 - $949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Hacienda And Ecolodge Morgan`s Rock
Hacienda & Ecolodge Morgan`s Rock Hotel San Juan Del Sur
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