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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We spent a couple of days in Nicaragua at El Jardin. Such a beautiful spot! Caroline and Adrian are amazing. The breakfasts were delicious, fresh and so colourful! Dinner was amazing!!! the view from our room was spectacular - have never woken up to anything more beautiful. Would stay there again for sure!! John Kitsco & Heidi Schobel

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Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This place deserves all the fantastic reviews it has here on Trip Advisor. The views are amazing, it's close enough to San Juan Del Sur to get in and out in 5-10 minutes (down a super bumpy, but totally doable, typical road). It's so worth the drive up there. The breakfast was Delicious (kids loved the crepes and the dragon...

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Trail, Canada
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Had a great time at the hotel. Fun atmosphere where guests can easily interact or you can have privacy. The food was good and the location outside of SJDS was perfect. The road to the hotel is a bit of a challenge without a truck. We rented one so it was a none issue. Great staff and rooms were ok...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Adrian and Caroline, Belgian couple running the hotel greeted us with beer and water after our trip down to SJDS.. Dinner was on the patio with the most amazing sunset and the fillet migon was so delicious best steak I have eaten in along time .. Nice grounds and clean room .. very friendly couple

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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel is a beautiful place to stay with great accommodations and the service is excellent. If you are looking for a romantic get away in Costa Rica this is the hotel for you. The view of the bay is amazing.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 16 July 2015

El Jardin is simply one of my favorite places I've ever stayed. I spent two nights at this wonderful little hotel tucked away on a hill just north of San Juan del Sur. In addition to the room being very comfortable, the attention to detail was exceptional relative to other places I stayed in the area. It was particularly pleasant...

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Philly
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Hotel El Jardin is outside of town a few kilometers, high up on a hill with beautiful ocean views. The hotel has a nice pool and great restaurant. It seems as if more locals are eating at the restaurant as well, which is great for the property. There is a myriad of room sizes and options, we were in the...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This place was easily one of the highlights of our recent trip to Nicaragua. The town of San Juan del Sur is beautiful, but full of loud, obnoxious partiers and drugs. For those looking to avoid the chaos, a quick taxi ride over bumpy road will bring you to El Jardin, a fancy, Mediterranean style hostel owned and operated by...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in a room overlooking the pool. Yes the location is a bit out of town, but for us this was a bonus given how boisterous and back-packer-ish the town is. Our room was very clean, nicely furnished and had wifi. The beds were comfortable and made up daily. There is a nice pool overlooking...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 16 June 2015

This is a beautiful and peaceful hotel perched atop a mountain with great sunsets and a lovely view. Breakfast is included and they serve fruit, coffee, fresh juice, bread with butter and cheese and jam and eggs done the way you would like with ham or bacon. They also serve lunch and dinner. They are not right in San Juan...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Jardin is the perfect place to relax while enjoying amazing views on Nicaragua's Emerald Coast. The hotel is located up a hill, 4 km (2,4 miles) North from San Juan del Sur. The access road has been repaired in December 2016. All types of vehicles can go up. We offer free shuttles to town once a day. Our guests can also spend the day by the outdoor pool where they can enjoy stunning views on Nagascolo bay. Each room has a private bathroom and features charming decor with cheerful colors. Some of them have a private terrace overlooking the ocean which is the perfect spot to watch the sunset. El Jardin's bar & restaurant features both an indoor and an open-air dining area with views on the bay. We serve international food (for example, burgers and tacos) and are also very proud to offer European inspired options (including Beef Bourguignon, Shrimp bisque, Homemade lasagna and many more). The bar is open all day with a good selection of cocktails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Jardin Hotel

Address: Bahia Nacascolo | PO Box 68, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: €66 - €122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Jardin Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
El Jardin Hotel San Juan Del Sur
El Jardin Hotel Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
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#5 Romantic Hotel in San Juan del Sur
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