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Montecristo Eco Lodge

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

A fantastic location and friendly management!! High on a hill overlooking a large and lazy bend in the river, bungalows and common area receives a nice breeze, perfect for warm Nicaragua. Alfonso and his guides know their river so if you are looking for fishing...More

Thank anja o
Reviewed 23 December 2017

My friend and I came to montecristo to experience the chance to hook into one of nicas legendary jungle tarpon and lets just say it exceeded are expectations ten fold. I do have to admit that I was a little skeptical about safety at the...More

Thank james0486
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Sleep with your possessions In your hand! The Doors don't lock, and the Residents can come and go as they please. If you are in your room or not, they can and will take what they want. You would be much safer and have a...More

Thank william29689
Response from Montecristo L, Propietario at Montecristo Eco LodgeResponded 17 October 2017

Mr. William, don’t blame it on us, blame in on the fishing crew, you and your friend hire in San Carlos. You came with a team of thieves; you came with 5 local Nicaraguan of dubious reputation, 2 boat drivers, 2 fishing guides and one...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We came here for the chance to fish tarpon.The fishing gods conspired against us but that is why it is called fishing and not catching! We came knowing that the place is an eco lodge operating "off the grid" and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. In...More

Thank Donald M
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Have spent many nights there love everyone one of them the food and the rooms are great. The owner is a great.person you should hear the story about the building of the resort i know . A lot of money went into the property if...More

Thank Robert l L
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$48 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Great View Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Charming Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Family Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Mid-range Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Romantic Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Quaint Hotel in Boca Sabalos
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$48 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Great View Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Charming Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Family Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Mid-range Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Romantic Hotel in Boca Sabalos
#1 Quaint Hotel in Boca Sabalos
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (23)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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zdane
30 January 2018|
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Response from Montecristo L | Property representative |
Thanks for contacting us. we be glad to take you fishing on or about Feb 22. You may drive, or take the bus to San Carlos Rio San Juan, then by boat to Montecristo.
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Devin R
11 November 2015|
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Response from Montecristo L | Property representative |
Hello Devin The best bet is driving, You have to driver around lake Nicaragua and from Rivas is about 450 Km drive. Now you may drive from Rivas to Cardenas and Colon and then wait for a boat to take you to San Carlos... More
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jp73051
22 March 2015|
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Response from Montecristo L | Property representative |
Yes September to february fishing should be good
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