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    La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco Hotel

    De la Cancha, 200 metros al sur, 50 al este | San Juan de la Concepcion, Masaya, Nicaragua
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “learn spanish” (49 reviews)
    “local community” (60 reviews)
    “home stay” (39 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Reviewed 5 April 2014

    We're a family of four with two teenagers, and have been studying Spanish at the Mariposa off and on for about eight months - August 2013 to present - while living in our own home in a nearby community. We have nothing but wonderful things...More

    1  Thank all41and14all
    Response from paulettelamariposa, Owner at La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco HotelResponded 9 April 2014

    Dear Brian and family...it was a great pleasure to get to know you all and share some of lifes ups and downs over a few months. Thank you for the sweet potato contact which I hope I get to follow up, they were delicious! I...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2014

    I spent three weeks at the Mariposa in October 2013. I loved it. I found this school on the internet and decided to visit based on the strength of the reviews. I felt well informed on what the experience would be like and had realistic...More

    Thank Andrew P
    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    I have studied Spanish in Chile, Argentina, Costa Rica, and Spain, but these teachers were the best ever. Having one on one instruction in such a beautiful setting is fantastic. I had two hours of instruction in conversation with Veronia and two hours of grammar...More

    Thank AnneG0772
    Reviewed 14 March 2014

    I loved La Mariposa Spanish School. Teachers were all highly qualified. The 1 on 1 instruction could be had in the classroom, or walking around the streets of the village. I was able to make friends with a number of teachers, I could socialize with...More

    1  Thank Muffincat123
    Reviewed 9 March 2014

    Of the 3 different spanish schools I've attended in Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, La Mariposa is my favourite. I stayed in the hotel this time (I have done homestays at my previous schools) and really enjoyed the personal space and tranquility (and hot showers). Pros:...More

    2  Thank Lisa G
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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • USD 20 - USD 35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Masaya Department >
    • Masaya
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    HHinMexico
    9 November 2016|
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    Response from paulettelamariposa | Property representative |
    Dear Christine This is Paulette, the director of La Mariposa. It is important to be clear what we are talking about! Chagas does not exist here nor has there been a case of malaria for 15 years. La Concha, population over... More
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    fromquebec
    13 February 2016|
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    Response from Marc A |
    Hi Teri, Paulette doesn't do the day-to-day administration of booking, she has a team of people doing that for her. They can be reached at lamariposaspanishschool06@gmail . com Enjoy!
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