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Alaska
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325 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The Nicarao Inn Hotel is located near several restaurants and shops in Rivas. The hotel is very clean and has large rooms, including the bathroom. It is not worth waking up for the free breakfast, which is juice and fruit. While we were there, the hotel lost electricity, which means no air conditioner. Other than that, it was a good... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We ate at the hotel, as the exterior looks inviting. The dining tables are right next to the busy road and street vendors will harass you constantly while dining. There seems to be only one person being the waiter who also prepares the plates. That does not excuse that we were the first ones to enter an empty restaurant -... More 

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Reviewed 17 January 2016

I had to go to Rivas to get my daughter after she had emergency surgery at the local hospital while on vacation. I stayed at the Nicarao Inn Hotel right in the middle of town and it was a great location for getting around. It was very reasonable, and clean even though it needs updating. The people were wonderfully accommodating... More 

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Opwijk, Belgium
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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Nicarao Inn is situated in the heart of Rivas, very close to the central square, within walking distance from the main market and the bus terminal. It's a typical business hotel, they serve decent breakfast, provide free Wifi, friendly service and a nice terrace up front to relax in the evening. Rooms are a bit small but comfortable and clean.... More 

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Fort Worth, TX
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

This little hotel is very typical of the small hotels in Nicaragua. Very clean with a beautiful lobby, dining room and hall way. Rooms are clean and comfortable and standard in size (just room enough). WIFI was dependable and the staff was helpful enough. Since the hotel is located in the center of Rivas, the lobby and dining areas are... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

stayed here for 1 night after a long bus ride the lobby is nice but the rooms very small indeed for 70 usd a night i would have expected alot more not nice staff and boring town i would avoid this place at all costs.

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The Netherlands
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Reviewed 27 November 2014 via mobile

The lobby and hallway look beautiful so you would expect the rooms are nice but they are absolutely not! Very small rooms with a tiny window! It's like a prison. There is hot water but that is the only positive. Breakfast is good but for fruit you pay extra. Staff is very unfriendly! So it is just too expensive for... More 

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Philadelphia
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105 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2014

we did not stay here but stopped for breakfast on our way to Granada. I thought the lobby and dining area were very nicely decorated and clean. The bathroom was clean and the sink beautiful with a mirror. The waiter was attentive and menu included multiple breakfast options at cheap prices. Our group ordered scrambled eggs with bacon, sausage and... More 

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Paris, France
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62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2013

It is pricey but quite deservedly. It is central, clean, comfortable and offers hot-water showers (rare in Nicaragua), A/C, a complimentary breakfast. Worth a try. Rivas apparently didn't offer much choice in terms of accomodation, and at least it's close to the main square.

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San Antonio De Belen, Costa Rica
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2013

the hotel looks nice on the outside. also the lobby and the hallway are well. The rooms are poor, small and need an upscale. There is airco and a TV. The staff is friendly. And there is a big closed parking place.

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Address: Rivas, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Rivas
Number of rooms: 18
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“Rooms in the back are more quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles bertenpil, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the west side might be a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Texas-JKI, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Not one they are all bad and really really need repair”
 of 5 bubbles teddawn, 16 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Ask for room1 - Great bed.”
 of 5 bubbles Diverdan28, 23 Apr 2012 | Read review
“One room doesn't have a bathroom - make sure to ask for a bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles RobertdOhana, 28 Jul 2011 | Read review
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