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Nelson, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hostel, the staff go above & beyond to help out with anything you need. We had a private room with a bath, excellent value, clean & breakfast was always delicious. We had lunch there a couple of times too, the dishes had great flavour & were so reasonably priced. Lots of comfortable seating areas. Some things are getting a...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unsure how this place reviews so well. I spent a night here a week ago and it was absolutely filthy. The dorms and lockers were gross, the bathroom and especially the shower wasn't serviced at all the two days I was there and the wifi was patchy at best. There is no real comfy place to hang out on a...

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HostalElMomento, Owner at Hostal El Momento, responded to this review

This guest did not stay with us and written by another competitor and as mentioned in this review ‘go to other places’. How do we know it is fake, we contacted the person through the Trip Advisor website and got no reply, they were not registered with us and below :- They said they were here 1 night then said...

Whitehorse, Canada
Reviewed 20 January 2017

we stayed in one of the private rooms for a couple nights, and found the hostel to be clean and welcoming. A breakfast for $1 is offered which is great. The one thing we must say, we were surprised to see that there was no glass on the window in room 2. Not that's a big deal weather wise, but...

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HostalElMomento, Owner at Hostal El Momento, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your comments on the cleanliness and the breakfasts. As this room does only have 1 large window,putting glass in it would also mean the room would need AC, the mosquito netting helps in the evening and at the same time allowing a breeze to enter the room.

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this Hostel for 3 nights and felt very comfortable thanks to the casual but still organized atmosphere. The location in granada is perfect, the staff was always there to answer questions, breakfast for 1$ had common size and you could refill your bottle with water for a fair price. You can also book tours there, the staff...

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HostalElMomento, Owner at Hostal El Momento, responded to this review

Thanks for a wonderful review and good information for other guests, we feel we offer a good price for our restaurant also and the the staff are always happy to please.

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We can't really fault this hostel. It was clean, tidy, secure, central, easy to find... all over really awesome! Slept really well here in the biggest dorm. Security had a presence in the evenings when we came home late which was nice. There were enough showers and they were tidy. Obviously no hot water but we didn't find any hot...

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HostalElMomento, Owner at Hostal El Momento, responded to this review

Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and felt the place was kept clean and tidy. Apart from that we do know security is important for guests and we are pleased that the staff could help you.

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is one of the better hostels I have stayed in just because of the comfort of the beds! The hostel is very nice with a great courtyard and sitting area. The place is kept very clean and the staff is great. The biggest surprise however are the beds which are all double beds in the dorms! Definitely one of...

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HostalElMomento, Owner at Hostal El Momento, responded to this review

When we first started the hostel we knew that the good beds were important so thank you for point this out and also about our cleanliness and the courtyard area for sitting as many guest love to chill out here.

Granada, Nicaragua
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We were only staying for one night since we showed up pretty late without reservation. Nonetheless the staff was really friendly and showed us around and explained everything. Even their policies about keeping this place clean, which I can tell works fine so far, thumps up. 7$ for doorm bed. Chill area in and outside. Pc to use. Tv for...

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HostalElMomento, Owner at Hostal El Momento, responded to this review

Thank you for your review to pass on to other travelers regarding our friendliness and cleanliness. We would like to point out though that the dorm is actually $8 a night or $9 with breakfast and the cheapest room we have for 2 people is $18 not $15, you may have got us confused with another hostel's prices.

London
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Great place with a nice open-air courtyard and bar for meeting other travellers. Friendly staff who will help with booking a variety of tours and trips. Spacious dorms with security lockers. Perfect location, just behind the main square.

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

I stayed here only for one night on my trip from San Juan del Sur to Leon. As it was too late to hit Leon the same day. The room and bed were clean and organized. The enviroment is so quiet so It is a good place to have a proper rest.

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

After a long day of exploring this Hostal was very relaxing. The staff was very helpful with recommendations even when leaving they gave very good suggestions for next Hostal. Pretty good food as well if your winding down.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 400 yr old Colonial House in the heart of Granada and a 2 min walk to Calzalda St. There is a bank on the same street and the others are less than 1 min away. We have a beautiful garden in the centre of the house with the bar, cafe, spa and all rooms surrounding it. We have used local artists and furniture makers to keep with this style of house.All privates have free Wifi, cable tv and secure safes.The dorms have lockers for all bags.All the bathrooms have new tiling , the beds are new with new mattresses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal El Momento

Address: Calle el Arsenal 104, Granada 0010, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Granada Department > Granada
Price Range: €15 - €44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“I saw there was an upstairs room ( dorm) I am guessing that would be hot & stuffy”
 of 5 bubbles RobynG178, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Private for only 1$ more, if traveling by two”
 of 5 bubbles morl0k, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Really good sleep!”
 of 5 bubbles , 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If in the dormitory, request for the beds (they are queen sized and have private fans)”
 of 5 bubbles sarahsB3854DY, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I loved room #1, authentic colonial :)”
 of 5 bubbles ChantalB605, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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