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Hostal Barca de Oro

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pool table”(6 reviews)
“eco bungalow”(2 reviews)
“high tide”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Pool
1 Star Hotel
Small family run hostal in relaxing fishermen's village, facing Juan Venado natural reserve.The food and attention are excellent, with breeezy balcony with hammocks overlooking the ocean.Bright and comfort rooms or eco design bungalows.Nature,Activities, massage, games, in Barca de oro...
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Fte a la Bocana, Las Penitas, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We loved it here. At first we were disappointed at the position of the hostel as it was back from the beach, but we grew to love it! We had eco bungalows and they were good value for money, it was great to have a...More

Thank tiggyDorset
Response from Sandrine V, Propriétaire at Hostal Barca de OroResponded 19 May 2018
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Hola Tiggy, gracias por su tiempo en Barca de Oro y por dejar su comentario. Los esperamos pronto, fue un...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We came there because we had a really really bad experience in/with another hotel called "Casa Peliquano" (don't go there under any circumstances!!) and they were very helpful even it was quiet full due to the riots - especially a guy called Jader Reyes from...More

Thank Sebastian D
Response from Sandrine V, Propriétaire at Hostal Barca de OroResponded 19 May 2018

Hello, thank you for your lovely comment. You always diserve the best, come back soon at Barca de Oro!

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This is a quirky place, the restaurant is seemingly very popular with locals which is a good sign and the food was good although service a bit slow. Had an appalling nights sleep though in a very basic small room on a horribly uncomfortable bed....More

Thank JemmyButton
Response from Sandrine V, Propietario at Hostal Barca de OroResponded 19 March 2018

hello Jemmy. thank you for your comment and your time. Our beds and mattresses are fairly new and we always make the most tomake our guests comfortable. Your paid 32 $.which is low price. please visit us again and see if your second opinion is...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This is the first place where we stayed in Nicaragua. Loved the place, perfect to cool down after a long journey. The hostal is a short walk from the beach, food is great and the staff is super friendly. Our eco-bungalow was nice, however the...More

Thank Janne R
Response from Sandrine V, Propietario at Hostal Barca de OroResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you Janne, i am proud and happy that you enjoyed our place and food and location etc. Yes we have lots of birds in the garden but we find them lovely. we have made changes so that bungalow 7 is not so close to...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

We were GRANDPAcking in Las Penitas for 6 nights. We stayed all 6 nights at the Barca De Oro in one of their Bungalows. I didn't book through the normal online search engines. I found their website – the Bungalow was listed for US$32 /...More

Thank GRANDPAcking
Response from Sandrine V, Propietario at Hostal Barca de OroResponded 19 March 2018

Hi GRANDPACKing, thank you for you very nice comment. i have a great piece of news, we are installing regular 110 volt regular sockets in the bungalow so you can charge your items. the lights and fan are still solar powered of course. so....always improving...More

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Small family run hostal in relaxing fishermen's village, facing Juan Venado natural reserve.The food and attention are excellent, with breeezy balcony with hammocks overlooking the ocean.Bright and comfort ...More rooms or eco design bungalows.Nature,Activities, massage, games, in Barca de oro time stops.......... Less
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Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (20)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"Avoid Bungalow #7 – it is next to the Bus Terminal and very noisy at 6am. If you need over-night power, do..."
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"try the eco bungalows"
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"Corner room #2"
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"The indoor hostal rooms may be OK, we didn't check these out."
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