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    Surfing Turtle Beach Lodge

    Isla Los Brasiles, Poneloya, Nicaragua
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    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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    Traveller (198)
    Pool & Beach (33)
    Room & Suite (29)
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good21%
    • Average15%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible7%
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    “beach bar” (10 reviews)
    “private beach” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    This lodge, besides its amazing location, has everything a backpacker wishes for, good dorm beds, wifi, clean and enough bathrooms, there s even hand soap and a handtowel, good food at correct prices, nice cocktails , very cool vibe and activities , and last but...More

    Thank Julie D
    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    After a tough volcano hike in Leon we were looking forward to a relaxing stay at this place, which was recommended to us by many people. Sadly, the place did not live up to our expectations in any way. Upon arrival the staff greeted us...More

    2  Thank Marike H
    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is very isolated. You have to get a boat to get there. There isn't anywhere to buy even a piece of fruit. You have to buy everything you want to eat in the restaurant. There are no kitchen facilities either. The beach it's...More

    2  Thank Elaine P
    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    My friend and I stayed at Surfing Turtle Beach Lodge for 9 nights. Most people seem to stay for 2-3 nights. We absolutely loved it. Everyone was so nice, we made friends with the staff since we were there for so long. We relaxed, surfed,...More

    Thank bbeatris
    Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night was good location but not my favourite place, stayed in bamboo huts very hot no fans and lots of mosquitoes! The menu there isn't much choice and takes over an hour with any order! One thing I can say is...More

    1  Thank Zenon R
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$5 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Leon Department >
    • Poneloya
    • Also Known As
    • Surfing Turtle Hotel Poneloya
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    Traveller (198)
    Pool & Beach (33)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (155)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Jorge C
    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.
    Ella S
    27 November 2016|
    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.
    17 May 2016|
    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
    Room Tips
    "Rent the private cabanas right on the beach (number 3 - farthest one from the main bar, has the best views!!)"
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    "everything but the dorms are located away from the main building so if its raining you get very wet going to..."
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    "Not the beach huts as they're hot... Room with a fan!"
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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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