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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016

El Pacifico is owned by this wonderful couple from North Carolina's Atlantic Beach Area, who welcome you with open arms to San Juan del Sur. Its located at the foot of the Jesus Cristo de De San Juan del Sur and a 10 minute walk on the beach from the center of town. I was actually staying at Hola Ola... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay and your review! We were glad you decided to make the move to El Pacifico. Come back soon! More 

San Francisco, California
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Echoing many of the other reviews here, this place is a combination of just good ol fashion southern hospitality (owners are from NC,USA) and peace and quiet. Located right outside of the main area, we were greeted by the new owners which really make this hotel 5 stars. Highlights are many; 1. Start the day with amazing coffee and fresh... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay - you are welcome any time! We'll keep the muffins warm and the pool cool. :D More 

Austin, Texas
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52 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We are a family of 4 on a tight budget and originally booked here because of the affordable price. To our surprise this place worked out better than those paying much more in town. We spoke with other people who wished they booked over here. You can easily walk along the beach to downtown San Juan del Sur. In the... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay, and your kind review. Come back again! :) More 

Galway
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent location in a quiet area 10 minutes walk along the beach from town! Lovely fresh baked muffins for breakfast. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Rooms and pool area could do with a little TLC to make it extra attractive! Would stay here again if back in San Juan

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us - twice! :) We are in the process of sprucing everything up - the landscaping once rainy season blesses us with some rain, and new bedding is on it's (slow) way from the States right now! When you come back to visit, we hope you'll find it even better. More 

Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

Rooms/linens need updating, but that's pretty irrelevant. The people here took me(a single girl) in and took great care of me. The owner and staff made sure I got everywhere I needed to go, and was fed and safe at all times. The pool is really nice and the homemade food is great. Above all these people are friendly, caring... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

We're so happy you spent your time with us. :) It was great getting to know you. Thanks for the wonderful review! More 

Rochester, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed at El Pacifico Hotel for the entire week for a much needed getaway from snowy NY! This is a fantastic place to stay for couple's or even families, clean, comfortable and just a cool place to stay! Several hammocks on the property was a personal favorite, great to unwind and relax after long days of... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay and your review! We look forward to your return - we'll have the fresh baked goodies waiting! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had a couple of friends recommend this place from their last trip to San Juan del Sur. As a matter of fact, we followed their recommendations and arrived to the Hotel El Pacifico without any notice. We felt just like home! The owners sure know how to take care of their clients. First of all the place is really... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, and your stay. We had so much fun with you all! I gave someone some bananas foster muffins yesterday and thought of you. :) More 

Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

My wife and I ate at El Pacifico on several occasions. Breakfasts were lovely especially when home made bread or muffins were served. We had a few speciality dinners served on Sunday nights and they were outstanding. The owners Chuck and Jennings were very friendly and made our dinning experience top notch. Being new owners they are certainly trying to... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you! It was great having you guys for food and chat. :) Come see us next time! More 

London, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and i stayed here for 2 nights, as part of a 12-strong group on a bicycling trip thru central america. The hotel is clean and comfortable, minutes walk from the beach, max 10 minutes walk to the town's main street, bars and restaurants. The new owners were very kind and welcoming and made us an excellent breakfast on... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We enjoyed having your group at the hotel, and are happy your enjoyed your stay. Safe travels! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Me and my girlfriend booked 3 nights at this hotel, but after 2 nights we decided to stay more nights as the value we got for what we paid was amazing. This hotel is run by an American couple who bought this place in February from a german guy, and from the previous reviews (from before February) we were a... More 

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Jennings W, Owner at El Pacifico Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and your stay! We hope you'll come back soon - we'll have Settlers waiting for you! (And sausage... :) ) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP, the El Pacifico Hotel has a long history of quiet comfort in San Juan del Sur. Located 3 min from the beach and an easy 15 min walk along the bay to town, the El Pacifico Hotel offers easy access to all the restaurants, bars, surf shops, market, and shopping, without the noise that comes with being in town. Gated compound with a night guard, a pool, a/c, hot water, and cable TV are available, as well as a "by request" lunch and dinner menu. Continental breakfast is included with your room, and larger breakfast dishes are available for purchase. Hang out at the rancho with a cold beer and meet people from all over the world! We have 2 rooms at hostel rates (no ac, hot water or tv), and weekly and monthly discounts for all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Pacifico Hotel

Address: Bario La Talanguera, San Juan del Sur 06667, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: €30 - €125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Pacifico Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“stay away from rooms 11 and 12”
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 of 5 bubbles elises996, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor with AC was very comfortable and convenient for me.”
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