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Bed and Breakfast Villa Riviera

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$47*
US$47*
US$47*
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Petaluma, California, United States
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We loved our stay. Wish it could have been a bit longer. We love Esther's aesthetic and decorating charm. We felt so welcome. We are so grateful she accommodated my wife's dietary challenge for breakfast (gluten free). So just ask and Esther works magic to meet your needs. Her homemade peanut butter with chilis might be the best PB I've...

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Ajax, Canada
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Esteli is a must-see if you are traveling through Nicaragua and Esther's Bed and Breakfast is a must-stay. Her place is stunning, conveniently located and she is a wonderful host. Her breakfasts are a reason to get out of bed in the morning and she's considered even the smallest details. H&R Ranch had unbelievable horseback riding within a short drive...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was my second stay at the Bed and Breakfast Villa Riviera and it felt like I was home. Esther treated me more as extended family than a guest. Her breakfast is excellent as it's home made and healthy. From the sugar free yogurt, granola, peanut butter and mango jam, fresh fruit from her property, banana bread-no sugar added-made with...

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Newcastle, Canada
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

What an amazing stop on our journey. Esteli is absolutely beautiful but staying at Esther's was the icing on the cake. What an incredible and gracious host. There is no better place to stay, I guarantee it.

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Thank Dina H
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Villa Riviera is everything you could wish for. It is located in a very safe, beautiful and quiet neighbourhood, while it's only a short taxiride to the city center (5 minutes). The villa is very spacious and nicely decorated. The rooms are very comfortable and have the best beds we've had in Nicaragua. The garden is delightful!!!! You can relax...

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Thank Anouk N
San Juan Del Sur
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The home is in a beautiful neighborhood and very safe. The home is comfortable and Esther is a great host. The home is just blocks of the Pan American Highway and close to everything in Estelli. We drove up to Somoto Canyon - a short 1.5 hour drive and came back and relaxed the rest of the day with our...

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Thank James S
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I can't speak highly enough of this Bed and Breakfast. Just two rooms, but very nice, with everything you need. An amazing host and great breakfast. This is the best place to stay in the area, it is quiet and relaxing. Would definitely stay again.

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

This was by far our best experience in Nicaragua. Both rooms in the bed and breakfast are great. Each with their own bathroom, although one is outside the room but not a problem at all. Esther is a wonderful host. Having breakfast with her in the morning was a highlight. I would highly recommend this place to anyone passing through...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Prior to visiting Esteli, I had done my research and knew that we'd like to stay at Villa Riviera. After a long day driving from Playa El Coco, arriving late in the afternoon, we opted to stay at Los Arcos, in the center of town, to be close to everything and not have to drive. The next morning, I placed...

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Thank wkspen
Reviewed 20 June 2016

There's a lot to love about the city of Esteli but what really made my trip was my 4-night stay with Esther in her beautiful B&B. It's exactly the kind of place where you want to arrive after a long and dusty bus journey - a tranquil, comfortable haven that's in a lovely neighbourhood 5 minutes from the centre but...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
I'm a Dutch expat who always wanted to start a B&B in another country. In 2009 I sold my house in the Netherlands, quit my job as a bank manager and bought a ticket to Ecuador. I lived there for a while,but it wasn't the place for me. I then decided to go for my second choice; Nicaragua. I arrived here in Esteli in 2011 and fell in love with the place and the people and bought a house. I'm an outgoing person who speaks English, Dutch, German and Spanish fluently. I used to speak French as well, but somehow when I learned Spanish, the French got a bit lost along the way :) It has always been my pleasure to welcome people to my house and pamper them with great atmosphere, food and drinks. Here I would like to do the same. I would like to make you feel very welcome in my B&B. Hope to see you very soon :)E ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bed and Breakfast Villa Riviera

Address: Pan American Hwy | Residencial Villa de la Riviera, de la rotonda 2 cuadras al Norte y 20 vrs al Este, Esteli, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Esteli Department > Esteli
Price Range: €29 - €50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“One bedroom is larger and has is own bathroom inside the room”
vckia, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are only 2 rooms, both are excellent One has an in-room bathroom, the other has a private bathroom in the hallway.”
DesertDog26, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms are similar, with #1 having a in-suite bath, and slightly larger.”
wkspen, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“don' t miss this one”
Elzine2016, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
“This is a bed and breakfast offering two rooms. Either is good.”
714SteveS714, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
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