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Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

I'm a Doctor back home in the UK and was travelling with friends through Central America. We stayed at Casa de Olas in San Juan for 6 nights, and had a great stay there until we had to pay our tab upon leaving... The tab system they run at the hostel is hopeless. During our trip we had previously stayed...

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Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

This is an awesome party hostel!!! The pool is amazing with awesome views out over town!! The boys that run the place are great and party with you everynight!! Be prepared for lots of drinking, noise and fun times here. The rooms are clean, bathrooms are huge. Family style dinners were great and the roast is amazing!!!!!! While it was...

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

This hostel was just average with positives and negatives... Positives Nice place to chill out during the day Gorgeous view Great breakfast Cold free water all day for drinking (I think there was coffee too) Fun vibe Shuttle bus into town (but this is only every 2 hours) Friendly staff who are just there for a good time. Negatives Bed...

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1Thank Jackie g
Reviewed 8 May 2015

I would of preferred to not have to write this review but if it prevents future problems for others than every letter counts. The hostel presents "nice", staff were accommodating,the dorm we stayed in the Aussie staff called "the brothel".. I'll let you figure out that one.The pool was cloudy and no one swam in it so it became just...

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2Thank CanadianNursetravel
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Casa de Olas is the most fun hostel I have ever stayed at. The staff are amazing; so warm & welcoming right from the moment you walk in. They certainly know how to get the party started. The beds are really comfortable & there is a gorgeous pool with views right down to the ocean. A really good free breakfast...

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Thank Sarah I
Coolangatta, Australia
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Great hostel! They offer awesome food and drinks with an awesome vibe! Rooms are clean! The owners Fred and Carla go out of their way to help with whatever you need!!! Recommend this place for sure!!! Scott!

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Hands down, best hostel I have ever stayed in. Feel like family as soon as you arrive, I even got sick one day and Carla did everything to make sure I felt better. Fred and Carla are amazing, and the family roast crazy good. I am going back to SJSD in August just to visit Casa again! I made amazing...

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Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

We had a tough start in San Juan, when all of our creditcards got stolen at a hostel in the mainstreet(Javiers house). We desicded to move to a different hostel and went to Casa del Olas. At first the staff and owners seemed very helpful and nice. They helped us find a translater, so we could report the rubbery to...

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5Thank Eirin R
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Had so much fun while staying here, great staff, gorgeous hostel and great people!! Definitely a party hostel, this is the place you want to be if you love to party and get weird - very accepting and non judgemental environment. Met some really great people there, hostel is also great to hang out at during the day (plenty of...

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Reviewed 6 April 2015

This place was a party- staff was awesome, the pool is amazing and we met some super outrageous people. Lots of drinking and lots of fun. If you are looking to make friends and have fun, Casa De Olas is your place.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa de Olas, is a unique place to stay, blending the best of Bed & Breakfast, hotel and hostel together to create the Casa de Olas experience. We are situated on a hilltop over-looking the town and bay of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua. Our location provides endless views over the Pacific ocean with spectacular sunsets nightly. Casa De Olas is designed for the more discerning backpacker and budget travelers who are looking to find an oasis of luxury at affordable prices. In total we have 10 rooms and can accommodate a maximum of 75 guests at any one time. We have dorm rooms that can accommodate from 4-6 people with one room housing 14. Casa de Olas is designed for those traveling on a budget or in groups. All rooms are spacious with en-suites. We think staying a little out of town is the best way to experience all that San Juan del Sur and the surrounding area has to offer. Australian couple Fred and Carla are your hosts bringing a wealth of knowledge from their native land with a long resume in the hotel and restaurant industry. Fred and Carla are warm and always ready to give a recommendation. Take a look at our website, TripAdvisor and Facebook pages to find out more and we look forward to having you stay with us soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa De Olas

Address: Lot 6 Las Escaleras, San Juan del Sur 0000, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: $15 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Casa De Olas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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