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Boca de Sabalos, El Castillo, Boca Sabalos Nicaragua See on map
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

what a fantastic location, perched on the rio San Juan, you are literally living on top of the river. be prepared, this is rustic not luxury - but if you are into that you would not survive the trip to Sabalos. The lodge has super...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Staying in Sabalos Lodge was just awesome! The river is right in front of the cabins which ensires a beautiful view. You can book multiple trips or plan one on your own, the people at Sabalos Lodge are very friendly and help you with everyhing...More

Thank Esmée d
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Staying in a clean,comfortable cabin on stilts on the river San Juan with literally hundreds of cormorants and giant egrets flying around, as well as humming birds, swallows and many others, was an amazing experience. The staff were so friendly and helpful, especially Ismael ....More

Thank Dilly057
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Sabalos is a basic lodge, no frills, but good service, food is tasty and well cooked (albeit limited options) and each cabin is an open air experience with a wonderful view across the San Juan river - watch the egrets circling over the river and...More

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Response from Rafael C, Propietario at Sabalos LodgeResponded 22 January 2018

Thanks for your kind words. Our team do their best to bring you a lifetime memory. Regards Rafael Choiseul-Praslin co-owner and general manager

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Stayed in this hotel for 5 nights to get the jungle experience The location is interesting you need to take the public boat at San Carlos it takes 2 hours they will drop you at sabalos village just ring the lodge and they will pick...More

Thank Angela f
Response from Rafael C, Propietario at Sabalos LodgeResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks for your kind words.

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SABALOS LODGE You can explore the beauty of the Nicaraguan wilderness along the Rio San Juan. Relax after a long day in our hammocks while you take a cold drink, and enjoy an amazing view of the river This is ...More the place for the true adventurer and our goal is to give each of our visitors a genuine experience that will last for a lifetime. The biodiversity of the area offers you the chance of seeing exotic wildlife right outside your cabin. Less
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$43 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Nicaragua > Rio San Juan Department > Boca Sabalos
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26 December 2015|
Response from Kornelia M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we took the public lancha from San Carlos, but the boat also stopped and picked up travellers near the border to Costa Rica right by the riverbank. There was a big bridge with a road sign to the C.R. border. I don't... More
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