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Hospedaje La Penita, Real family hostel

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Overview
4 bedrooms
1 bathroom
14 guests
1 night minimum
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Visit a true 5th generation Ometepe family. 3 generations making your stay you won’t forget. You can truly experience the laidback vibe of Nica life amongst the locals. Explore the island on your own or with a guide. Ojo de Agua, waterfall, kayaking or volcano tour. Bus stops near our hostel will take you everywhere. Take a hammock, read, relax, or enjoying a cold drink. Mam Rosario cooks the best Nica meal. BREAKFAST INCL. IN PRICE ( WE MAKE LOCAL-VEGETARIAN-VEGAN FOOD )( dinner 6 = USD ) The rooms are basic: a small locker, mirror, several AC 110Volt power connections, every bed has a fan and linen and towels for shower and a quality lock on the door. The room has a private entrance. We offer a washing and drying place, or we can do this for you ( extra payment ) There is alway...Visit a true 5th generation Ometepe family. 3 generations making your stay you won’t forget. You can truly experience the laidback vibe of Nica life amongst the locals. Explore the island on your own or with a guide. Ojo de Agua, waterfall, kayaking or volcano tour. Bus stops near our hostel will take you everywhere. Take a hammock, read, relax, or enjoying a cold drink. Mam Rosario cooks the best Nica meal. BREAKFAST INCL. IN PRICE ( WE MAKE LOCAL-VEGETARIAN-VEGAN FOOD )( dinner 6 = USD ) The rooms are basic: a small locker, mirror, several AC 110Volt power connections, every bed has a fan and linen and towels for shower and a quality lock on the door. The room has a private entrance. We offer a washing and drying place, or we can do this for you ( extra payment ) There is always somebody of the family at home: Lizzeth or Mark, mom( Rosario), dad( Francisco ), brother Douglas or his wife Keyla. BREAKFAST INCLUDED IN THE PRICE !! We offer 'plate service', this means mom will cook for you the best meals on the island! ( DINNER - extra payment : 6 USD ) We also provide FREE WIFI, people are truly surprised at our fast internet connection! We rent mountain bikes, scooters and Quad's or horses to go over the island! The front porch, is always open for you and other visitors, for more rest you can settle yourself in the back off the hostel. The toilet group and shower are accessible to everybody. We live in the same house and you are our guest. In front of the house, there is a bar that is also visited by locals. A great opportunity to interact. We can help you with planning your days at Ometepe. We can plan your meals and make something on the road. We are there for you! More
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About the Owner
Mark and Lizzeth H
Languages spoken:German, English, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2017
Interaction with guests
THE PRICE IS A 'per person, per night price' We live on the property ( our house ) , and we are always around to help you with your stay on our island, if needed. We can help you planning your stay. Becuase we are a trhu island family we now where to go and show you the best places. Go where the normal tourist don't go !
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

I stayed here for three nights with my eighteen year old daughter and we couldn't be happier with our experience. The most important reason is you are actually staying with a Nicaraguan family that resides on Ometepe. You get a unique insight in to the...More

Date of stay: July 2017
2  Thank rgspine
Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Wow , thank you so much for this great detailt review. Yes we are so lucky mom can cook so good, And we know how to cook veggitarian , Veggien and now even GLUTEN free... We enjoyed you stay very much , and who knows...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

The installation were very basic, but for 10$ we weren't expecting more. The thing that made our stay enjoyable was Mark, the host. He would always help us whenever we'd need advices, give us extra sanitory equipements after it being stolen, and even have fun...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Laurent F
Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

Hello Laurent , Thank you so much for this nice review Laurent . It was very nice to have you as a guest. We do our best for every guest . Hospedaje La Penita

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Staffed Property
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
We are only 2,4 km from the mean town Altagracia. Only 600 Metres from the starting point of Climbing Vulcano Conception and the CLOSEST hostel to Ojo de Agua 2,4 km ( natural spring swimming place ) We rent : Mountenbike's ( 1 USD-1 hour, 5 USD - 8 hours ) Scooter-Dirtbike ( 30 USD - 8 hours - incl full tank ) Quad ( 75 USD - 8 hours - incl full tank ) Horses ( 15 USD per hour, per horse, incl guide and horse )
Getting around
The bus stop is only 30 Meters from the house and we are situated in the middle of the island at the side of the mean round. 2.5 km from Altagracia. ( Ask the bus driver to stop at La Penita ) We can arrange taxi and pick-up bus from the ferry ( let us know ) for larger groups, so you are being sure you will arrive safe and without paying to much!.
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