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Empalme a Las Playas

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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
  • 4 Apr 2016
    “Quaint place”
  • 19 Feb 2016
    “Fantastic place”
1/2 c N. al Empalme a las Playas Maderas y Playa Marsella Left Before the Road Splits to Playas Marsella and Maderas, Playa Marsella, San Juan del Sur 00011 Nicaragua See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

We have stayed at Empalme three times and are about to do so again! Can't wait; it's an idyllic spot in the trees, and five minutes from beautiful Playa Marsella. A stay here is like hanging out with great friends every day. Hosts Roy, Karen,...More

Thank Martin N
Reviewed 11 December 2014

This is the second time we have stayed with Roy and Karen at their lovely spot on the hill. Once again they were fantastic hosts and even took us to a baseball game in Rivas which was a lot of fun. If you are looking...More

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Response from nicachick, Owner at Empalme a Las PlayasResponded 9 January 2015

Happy New Year!! Thank you, once again, for choosing to stay with us and posting your experience for future travelers!!! So you know, Gigantes de Rivas are in the playoffs for the season finals. We will know who we are playing depending on who wins...More

Reviewed 14 November 2014

We recently stayed at this wonderful place and amongst the group, rented 3 cabins. The bamboo cabins were perfect and the food was excellent. However the best part was our great hosts, Roy and Karen, and their son Marty. From playing games with us at...More

Thank leisalea
Response from nicachick, Owner at Empalme a Las PlayasResponded 9 January 2015

Happy New Year to you!! Thank you for taking time out of your schedule to write a trip report and share with other TripAdvisor users your opinion. Having your dynamic group was very pleasing experience for us as well! I love a good story and...More

Reviewed 24 October 2014

Me and my girlfriend stayed for 5 nights in the beginning of august 2014 at Empalme a las Playas. We had had an awesome time! Though it is a little bit further from the beach (you can walk tot it, but it will take you...More

1  Thank Sjoerd P
Response from nicachick, Owner at Empalme a Las PlayasResponded 9 January 2015

Happy people make for happy times! Thank you for taking your time to share your experience with us and the future TripAdvisor users. You hit the nail on the head when you said if you want to be away from the party that San Juan...More

Reviewed 14 October 2014

This place is absolutely awesome. Pros: - Great hosts (all 3 were so nice and are always checking on whether they can help you with anything. They're also great to talk to. Ask Roy to tell you some stories from his old days as an...More

Thank dandeut
Response from nicachick, Owner at Empalme a Las PlayasResponded 9 January 2015

Hey! Better late than never... right? Thank you so much for taking your time to share your experience with future TripAdvisor users and potential guests! It is always a pleasant experience when the users are friendly and easy going - you fit the ticket! If...More

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Description
A true nature lover and beach goer treat. Spacious and quiet bamboo cabanas sitting in the jungle canopy above the river showcasing howler monkeys and many varieties of birds and wildlife. Within walking More distance of Playa Marsella and Playa Maderas, said to be one of the best surf breaks in Nicaragua. A great place to relax, surf, trek and enjoy the natural beauty that is Nicaragua. We are as close to a nature reserve/eco lodge as can be without going through all the legalities to get the "stamp" of approval. Enjoy personal service and feel like you are at your home away from home. Offering personal service and satisfaction! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$65 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Empalme a Las Playas Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Location
Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur > Playa Marsella
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$65 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Empalme a Las Playas Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Location
Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur > Playa Marsella
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Traveller (205)
Room & Suite (19)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (6)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Room Tips
"All rooms are great! Depends on the size of your party/family. Karen will help you figure it out, and..."
KTSUenami
2 Feb 2016
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"Any room you get will be great."
cplara
19 Jun 2015
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"I think they're all pretty good but just ask what's available."
dandeut
14 Oct 2014
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"The cabana we stayed in was large enough for a family of four."
markbR686CR
1 Apr 2014
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