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    La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco Hotel

    De la Cancha, 200 metros al sur, 50 al este | San Juan de la Concepcion, Masaya, Nicaragua
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          Overview
          • Excellent92%
          • Very good5%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “language” (73 reviews)
          “teaching” (49 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 438 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is a very special place. The entire community of teachers, guides, drivers, etc. are among the warmest and most welcoming I have ever met. Everyone has a smile and everyone is willing to help you learn and practice your Spanish (they are very patient!)...More

          Thank Pagliardo
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          April 2017, I concluded my 4 weeks and 3 days of lessons at La Mariposa Escuela De Español, Masaya, Nicaragua. It was my 2nd time visiting the school, and the only Spanish instruction I have received in my life. I learned a lot, but I...More

          1  Thank Brian D
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          To be honest I came to La Mariposa because of the outstanding reviews and indeed they were all well deserved. If I could give 6 stars I would. We came with our 7 and 9 year old-in part for the Spanish but in greater part...More

          Thank Travelingdogvet
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We just got back from a great week at La Mariposa with 4 kids (we were two families, so my son and his friend and my friend's two kids). The 3 kids lived in the homestay which was only a 5-10 minute walk from the...More

          4  Thank VTwelltravelled
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I spend two months at La Mariposa – and really couldn’t have imagined a better place for my stay. Spanish (classes and host stay) Starting from a beginners level, each morning I had two hours of grammar and two hours of conversation classes – both...More

          1  Thank carolinapK7363XS
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          Paradiso Hostel
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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          GreenLeadersPlatinum level
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Restaurant
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          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Price range
          • US$20 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
          • Location
          • Nicaragua >
          • Masaya Department >
          • Masaya
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          Traveller (298)
          Dining (53)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          HHinMexico
          To those guests who travelled to La Mariposa with children: With all the media hype about the Zika virus, and other diseases like Chagas for which no vaccine exists, did you feel that the risk was manageable during your La Mariposa experience (including home stays)? Bug repellent, mosquito nets etc? I would love to bring my two kids (7 and 9) down next year, I just worry about exposure (but I'm not sure if my worries are justified or not!) I know that ultimately it's a personal choice, but any advice you could offer, based on your experience, would be much appreciated! Christine
          9 November 2016|
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          Response from paulettelamariposa | Property representative |
          Dear Christine This is Paulette, the director of La Mariposa. It is important to be clear what we are talking about! Chagas does not exist here nor has there been a case of malaria for 15 years. La Concha, population over... More
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          fromquebec
          Hi, I would like to contact the Mariposa school for a future stay this summer and seem to have a hard time trying to contact Paulette. I would like to book and her contact information does not seem to work. Would you know how I can contact Paulette? I read so many good things about her place and would love to go this summer. Than you so much for your time and look forward to hearing from you. Best regards, Teri
          13 February 2016|
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          Response from Marc A |
          Hi Teri, Paulette doesn't do the day-to-day administration of booking, she has a team of people doing that for her. They can be reached at lamariposaspanishschool06@gmail . com Enjoy!
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          fromquebec
          I am looking to book at your place at the Eco hotel for 1 month this coming July. I am flexible on my dates as I am a teacher and off in the summer. One of my things on my bucket list and My goal was To learn spanish and also wanted to go to Nicaragua...by coincidence I found your place on trip adviser and was interested in looking more into it to persue my dream. I look forward to hearing from you Best regards Teri
          22 January 2016|
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