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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They are helpful in finding the good activity for you and purpose many different things ! Their prices are almost the lowest ! Good advice and friendly people ! Patient enough to explain us everything.

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Portsmouth, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our third visit to El Castillo and our third stay at Nena Lodge. We got the front room with attached bath. Love the balcony and the view. Nena and the family are kind and generous with their advice and assistance. A good choice.

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

I've stayed here every year since my 2011 review, They've recently been building out the lodge, doing the work themselves and it looks great, Too there are new linens and bedding. A new cleaning girl keeps the rooms spotless. They prepared me excellent breakfasts of backyard eggs, platano, cheese and beans. I love staying there, especially in the low season...

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netherlands
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nena lodge is at the left side of the village of El Castillo if you arrive at the boatlanding. We found it to basic compared to the rate ( $25). We had a basic room with no legspace for the backpacks. Normaly we put them on the ground but there were a lot of ants. The bathroom was also very...

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Portsmouth, Virginia
Reviewed 12 June 2016

On our second visit to El Castillo we again chose Nena Lodge. Nena is so sweet and very accommodating. We took the same two rooms, with private baths as before, upstairs on the right. With a window that fronts the expansive balcony the location offers a nice view of the street below and the river across the street. Such a...

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Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

I expected to land in the middle of a bug-zoo after I took notice of where we actually were in Nicaragua. Don't know how it is in other hostels around El Castillo, but Nena (completely made out of wood and currently being expanded) managed to deliver a completely bug-free, clean and hospitable accommodation. If visiting el Castillo again, I wouldn't...

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England
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Right in the middle of town the rooms are cosy wooden units: our bathroom however did need some paint and a few tiles replacing. Nice terrace although local kids letting off fire-crackers can destroy the peace! Next door at the tour office Sella speaks excellent English and can organise pretty much whatever you need. Left our bags here when we...

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Grand Haven, Michigan
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Myself and two friends by luck of the the draw were privileged to get Seyla Obergón as our guide. Seyla is a fluent English speaker who is extremely knowledgable of the history plus flora and fauna in the area.She showed us El Castillo and la Reserva Biológica Indio-Maíz. Seyla also accompanied us to the Solentiname Islands and El Refugio de...

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Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

The lodge and tours of Nena are really recommendable. We stayed 3 nights and enjoyed the with love preparated rooms, the good breakfast and the wonderful tour to the agua fresca trail in the Indio Maíz Reserve. Super interesting and so much to see, like frogs, crocodiles, monkeys, hugh ants, plants and more. Loved it!

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Fairly small room, nice deck with chairs and hammocks, fan and mosquito net provided, shelf and side table as well. Our bathroom seemed on the verge of falling off the side of the building and the walls were very thin wood, so if the hotel was full it would get very noisey indeed. As it was, nothing wrong with it,...

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

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Address: Main Street, El Castillo, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rio San Juan Department > El Castillo
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette
Number of rooms: 34
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“We found the rooms very small compared with the rate.”
 of 5 bubbles berendino, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs in the front for the fresh breeze”
 of 5 bubbles ed4_vida_rica, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Useful is to have your own little bathroom, if you have the runs”
 of 5 bubbles rosalief2015, 5 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Roms with windows are more pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles TropicalHiker, 24 Feb 2012 | Read review
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