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Projecto Ecologico Hostel

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  • 17 Feb. 2017
    “Friendly, beautiful location and great Spanish learning”
  • 16 Feb. 2017
    “Perfect birdwatching morning”
From The Triangle, 800 M North Laguna de Apoyo Nature Reserve, La Laguna de Apoyo, Masaya Nicaragua See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I came here to improve my Spanish, and it was a perfect three weeks for me. The location near the lake is beautiful and the staff are incredibly helpful and friendly. Pablo is a very experienced local guide and he gave us great opportunities to...More

Thank Tom G
Response from lagunadeapoyo, Manager at Projecto Ecologico HostelResponded 20 February 2017

Thank you for writing about us. We offer simple accomodations, good food and coffee, and a real experience on the environment in Nicaragua. We invite folks to come to take with us or write us via email. Our Spanish school is the longest-running school in...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Pablo was a fantastic guide - knowledgable and truly passionate about birds. We saw nearly 50 species in a 2.5 hr walk on dirt roads and forest paths. The walk was followed by a hearty breakfast and swim.More

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Response from lagunadeapoyo, Manager at Projecto Ecologico HostelResponded 20 February 2017

Pablo has co-authored a few scientific publications on birds. We welcome all nature lovers to come and view the birds (and monkeys-there are a lot of them, these days) with us. We have special plans for birdwatchers to stay overnight and make excursions at dawn....More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

I studied Spanish for one week at this place. The backpacker Spanish was just what I needed, because I was not doing well at all without traveling with others who could speak better. There were two teachers who taught me and my friend, and we...More

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Response from lagunadeapoyo, Manager at Projecto Ecologico HostelResponded 20 February 2017

Thank you for visiting and sharing with us. We are now providing backpacker Spanish classes at very accessible prices, and we have the least expensive accomodations in Laguna de Apoyo. As you mentioned, there are professional scientists on staff conducting birdwatching excursions. Come and see...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I just concluded my fourth period of Spanish study here. I was also present un December 2010, when a disgruntled former employee violently attacked and injured the director during a Gaia workshop. I submitted a report on the incident and I received a satisfactory resolution....More

2  Thank Anne S
Response from lagunadeapoyo, Manager at Projecto Ecologico HostelResponded 20 February 2017

Thank you for writing. We are committed to peaceful resolution of any kind of disagreements. We continue to work on all the issues regarding nature conservation in Laguna de Apoyo. The results can be seen: the reserve now has a management plan which was developed...More

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The Gaia Program is operated by FUNDECI, the only officially registered not-for-profit organization working in the Laguna de Apoyo area. Go scuba diving, bird- and monkey-watching, volunteer, learn Spanish, More or take one of our special environmental courses. Help us keep the Laguna de Apoyo Nature Reserve in harmony between humans and wildlife. All proceeds go to support environmental causes. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Number of rooms
8
Location
Nicaragua > Masaya Department > Masaya > La Laguna de Apoyo
Number of rooms
8
Location
Nicaragua > Masaya Department > Masaya > La Laguna de Apoyo
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"there are a couple of rooms with private bathroom, they are more expensive"
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7 Jan. 2017
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