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    Surfing Turtle Lodge

    Isla Los Brasiles, Poneloya, Nicaragua
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (189)
    Pool & Beach (32)
    Room & Suite (29)
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    Overview

    • Excellent47%
    • Very good20%
    • Average15%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “baby turtles” (12 reviews)
    “beach bar” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
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    Simple Beach Lodge
    45 reviews
    #1 of 11 Speciality lodging in Las Penitas
     
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    29 reviews
    #30 of 62 Speciality lodging in Leon
     
    The Lazy Turtle
    183 reviews
    #3 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Las Penitas
     
    Bomalu Nicaragua Beach House
    56 reviews
    #2 of 11 Speciality lodging in Las Penitas
     
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    1 - 5 of 302 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights as a big group and got the whole dorm room on the 1st floor. It is a room for 18 people with bunk beds. The terrace was lovely, with a great view of the sea, but the room was...More

    Thank Lara S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have travelled Australia, Asia and Central America and I can say that is by far my favourite hostel hat I have visited. Upon arrival to the small town of Poneloya you have to take a charming trip to the hostel which involves a short...More

    Thank Freddie M
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This was one of my favourite spots in Central America so far! The atmosphere I saw great whether you wanted to relax, party, or both. nightly games/activities really help you to meet people, and I loved the beach bonfire every night. The restaurant is overpriced...More

    Thank Sn0wflake1992
    Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

    Not much to do here just chill, surf, yoga, eat and drink. But that's why you come here. An isolated hostel in a massive beach just for you and the other guests. Organic food, they take care of the turtles coming to the beach to...More

    Thank Carlitos P
    Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

    Visit the surfing turtle lodge and you will go to an awesome place, which is (at the moment) managed by a group of very friendly dutchies! The rest of the crew was also very friendly and added positive energy to the place. To see the...More

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    45 reviews
    #1 of 11 Speciality lodging in Las Penitas
     
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    29 reviews
    #30 of 62 Speciality lodging in Leon
     
    The Lazy Turtle
    183 reviews
    #3 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Las Penitas
     
    Bomalu Nicaragua Beach House
    56 reviews
    #2 of 11 Speciality lodging in Las Penitas
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$5 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Leon Department >
    • Poneloya
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    Traveller (189)
    Pool & Beach (32)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (3)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Jorge C
    Hello, need acomodations for three from the 12th to the 16th, price? Board rental, surfing classes?
    6 April 2017|
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    Response from Krista P | Reviewed this property |
    Their website will have all of that info. They do offer boards and surfing classes. Search Surfing Turtle Lodge on google. It should come right up. I can't post the link due to Trip Advisor Restrictions.
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    Ella S
    Hi, I am going for a week and was wondering what the food approximately costs, because I need to estimate how much cash I need to bring since there is no ATM.
    27 November 2016|
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    Response from Gerardo C | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, the prices are moderate. A meal can cost you between $3 to $10. And the drinks are not expensive either. They serve cocktails too.
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    clpayne
    Many of the reviews for this property refer to the food prices being very high. Yet no one gives examples or "defines" high. High prices can be different to different people. Any idea of what to expect price wise for food and beverages? Thanks.
    17 May 2016|
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    Response from jacqjanzen | Reviewed this property |
    I can't remember specifically how much the food was (sorry!) but I do know that they run you a tab (make sure you check for accuracy before you pay!!) and my total for 2 days/2 nights was around $100USD which included... More
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    "Upstairs dorm is worth the extra $2 - quieter and you get the ocean breeze through so it's not as stuffy!"
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    "All the rooms are great. You have options for private and shared rooms. Rooms right on the beach or in the..."
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    "the dorm upstairs has a nice cooling breeze, but it was too cold for me. If you are a bit of a chilly person..."
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    "Go for the Cabanas!"
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