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Buena Onda Beach Resort

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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I couldn't have been happier with my stay at Buena Onda. The rooms were clean and comfortable and the resort had a quiet easy-going atmosphere. Our guide Patrick and the staff are what really made the vacation unbelievable. I went never having surfed before and...More

Thank dukeandrews
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Very great, small resort. The staff were amazing and always helpful, from food to touring. The beach is right there, with good waves for beginners not far away. Lots of great activities available from the resort - horseback riding, boat trips, etc. The rooms have...More

Thank Kirsten A
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Spend 5 days at Buena Onda with my group. We had an interesting mix of two 15YO surf crazy boys, one15YO non surfing girl, and two old guys looking for easy waves and a good time. Buena Onda met all of our needs and beyond....More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 23 March 2018

The single issue that we had with our 2 rooms was that they were too hot. We knew that there was no air conditioning but the fans alone were not enough to mitigate the heat. Other than that it was all positive - helpful and...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 16 February 2018

My brother and I stayed a week in late Jan 2018. What an incredible journey! The all-inclusive package was beyond our expectations. Accommodations were ideal, food great, staff very attentive, and we just felt like we were completely at home but in an amazing beach...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 109 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 109 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Traveller (273)
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Room & Suite (33)
Dining (15)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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jmeleelangdon
11 April 2016|
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Response from Arnjensurfers10 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry it took me so long to answer I just saw i this question. There is a couple of small restaurants (ma and po) but food is alright! There's also the Mag Rock about 30 mins walk or $10 motortaxi ride round trip. Mag... More
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jab2067
20 March 2016|
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Response from Donald R M | Reviewed this property |
Yes Buena Onda will arrange for a driver. It takes a good two hours. I have arranged my own transport and in fact used an English speaking driver (Nicaraguan married to an American) who has driven for Buena Onda. He charged... More
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ChrisStalker
11 February 2015|
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Response from Donald R M | Reviewed this property |
Buena Onda has specials on their daily menu but a ten minute walk away right on the beach is Villa Jiquelite which has excellent food at best prices in the entire area. Top bargain is their all dressed hamburger at $5 with... More
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"We stayed in one of the villas. Perfect for families or a 4-6 person group."
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"Opt for one of the on-site villas."
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"Depending on the season, try and grab a room with a crossbreeze from the offshore winds"
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"Deluxe rooms are a good size, we had one large double and one single bed"
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