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La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco Hotel

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Reviewed 18 August 2014

I have to say that this was a different type of trip for me. I have travelled solo before but never stayed in one place for more than a few days. I chose to stay a t La Mariposa for 9 days, although some people...More

6  Thank bluestdoggy
Reviewed 18 August 2014

La Mariposa is an experience unlike one I have ever had. My friend and I chose the homestay option. Our family was so wonderful, and even though they spoke very little English, and we spoke very little Spanish, we felt right at home. Be prepared,...More

3  Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 18 August 2014

I arrived at La Mariposa with a few injuries and was immediately so well taken care of, even to the extent of my homestay being moved to the closest possible so I didnt have to walk so far! Volunteering placement was fantastic and really well...More

Thank ohlson4
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We were three friends who had visited Nicaragua before, had heard of La Mariposa, and wanted to check it out. It exceeded our expectations! Accommodations and food were just the beginning. The Spanish-language instruction truly was one-on-one, an unheard-of luxury. The activities included day trips...More

Thank Meadowlands1
Reviewed 12 August 2014

I went to La Mariposa with my 13 year old daughter and 16 year old son. We had a great time on all fronts. The Spanish school is outstanding with skilled local teachers. All classes were 1:1. Grammar lessons were relevant and thorough, conversation very...More

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HHinMexico
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
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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"Birders should try to stay in number 5, on the 2nd floor. Hummingbirds, Manakins and Motmots will perch right..."
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"I had a ground level room with a bathroom. It was fun to be close to the hammocks!"
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"We slept in the cabin beside the eco hotel and used shared latrine and outdoor shower - loved it."
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