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Dale Dagger Surf Lodge

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived without a reservation, and were promised a self-contained cabana for four nights. Unfortunately, we ended up being moved three times. The final place was small blue hut, inland from the beach. The hut did not have adequate bug screening and we were up most of the night, trying to ward off mosquitoes. The staff was relatively polite, but...

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

We were very pleased with our experience at the Dale Dagger Surf Lodge. The lodge is comfortable, the staff is very accommodating, the food is great and the beer is cold! We stayed a week, surfed twice per day at several different breaks and scored some really fun surf. Navigating the coastline via boat was a lot of fun and...

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1Thank John S
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This place is right on the beach!! Dorm beds were comfy and if you stay 3+ nights only cost 10us. Security on site with lots of friendly dogs. It is situated right beside a swamp which means some of the time you may sneak off to your room to escape the bugs. The kitchen was possibly the most well stocked...

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2Thank Byron D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I recently completed my fifth annual visit to Dale Dagger's Surf Lodge. I have surfed around the world - the all-inclusive Lodge experience and nearby breaks are unparalleled. Starting with the Lodge - the accommodations are comfortable, air conditioned and clean. The common areas - indoors and out - are great for relaxing, socializing and hanging around, including the beach...

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1Thank AES135
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 9 November 2016

In the last year I have surfed South Africa (JBay), Costa Rica (Mal Pais and Hermossa), and all along the US eastern seaboard. I even tried NLand in Austin, TX! Career, I have travelled to Nica to surf 7 times. I must say that Dale Daggers experience is second to none! Surfing: Nica has offshores almost daily, a huge selection...

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1Thank dodgew2016
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I usually surf Costa since I have family that lives in Playa Hermosa. Wanted to check out Nica. Heard about bad crowds. Decided to do the boat-thing. Chose Dale Dagger...now I'm hooked. Dale Dagger is a great deal considering everything they do for ya. I'm probably done with Costa for now and will head back to Dale Dagger from now...

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3Thank Joe F
Phoenix, United States
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We loved staying at Dale's , from comfortable pillows to good screens , it was all good. It was nice to have a shared kitchen which we used for making two meals a day. Having the sound of the surf be your background music was wonderful . We stayed for nearly a month and we're sad to leave .

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1Thank Jim S
Playa Gigante, Nicaragua
Reviewed 9 June 2015

We actually stayed at Dales other houses and rooms just as you enter the towns beach front street (green gate) because I was travelling with my gf and another non surfing couple so this suited us more and in my view a great alternative if the lodge is booked out or not suited to non surfing partners/family members etc. We...

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Thank Tim M
Reviewed 31 May 2015

I spent 6 days at Dale Dagger's Surf Lodge in March. The team is amazing: The surf guides Kai and Ronnie are really chill, know the spots and even took me to a house party at their friends' place. Boat captain Walter is a lot of fun and his wife Maria cooks really good. I always ate 4 delicious meals...

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Cape Canaveral, Florida
Reviewed 17 April 2015

The owner and crew of Dale Dagger Surf Lodge showed my father and I a magical time. From the knowledgeable and friendly guides to the home cooked meals prepared with love by Walter's wife Maria, everything was first class. Most importantly, thanks for putting us on waves that could accommodate all skill levels and charge factor, there was something for...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dale Dagger's Surf lodge is the first and finest surf tour of its kind in Nicaragua. The lodge itself is located ON the beach, centrally located within fourteen different surf breaks, two of those being world class. It is a four bedroom custom built beach house with private bath in each room, two singles beds, AC, ceiling fans, WIFI and two rooms have private beach side entrances. Located in a village of pure Nicaraguan culture, this beautiful hotel will help you feel the comforts of home with a dose of adventure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dale Dagger Surf Lodge

Address: 30 meters South of Gaviota Restaurant, Playa Gigante, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Playa Gigante
Price Range: $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Dale Dagger Surf Lodge Nicaragua/Playa Gigante
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