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Bournemouth
Reviewed 21 June 2015

The rooms are well priced and superbly located right on the beach. But DO NOT eat or drink here, the menu fails to mention that they add on a 15% tax on the already high prices. Plus the service is just dire. It's worth paying the few dollars extra and eating at Arena's or better still; Martha's next door. The...

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Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Great room, great location but when the bartender/receptionist won't and I repeat won't call u a cab. Then I'm out. No customer service at all. This unwilling to help woman wouldn't even respond when we asked for a large water please. Which we actually said in Spanish. Yes we don't weak great spanish bit we have been in nic for...

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1Thank Ryan S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We stayed at a cheap hotel at Brig Bay and then took a taxi to Picnic Center for a few drinks. The service was a bit challenging at times, but you can't beat the experience of sitting in the shade on the edge of a beach watching locals play baseball. There seems to be a steady flow of taxis dropping...

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1Thank vict0randres
Managua, Nicaragua
Reviewed 19 January 2015

We went to the beach and saw the restaurant and decided to order something to drink, but the lady there was so kind and polite and she told us about several options. We decided to order one of the options shw gave us. It was the best we could have ordered. It was well worth it! Loved the food, prices...

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2Thank DaveOseda
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We stayed here for a week, a family of five in one room for $65/night. It's the best beach on the island and absolutely beautiful. It's right next to Las Arenas which was $240/night. It's a little worn in the rooms but the air conditioner was cold, the people friendly and very accomodating. I found the food really good but...

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2Thank Diana K
San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

This hotel has perfectly reasonable rates for their clean air conditioned rooms and the location is to die for! Unfortunately the food is only okay and the drinks are totally overpriced and watered down. After several "shots" of "tequila" my travel companion realized getting a lil tipsy at this location was not possible without spending a lot of money. It's...

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2Thank Erica P
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 29 May 2014

This hotel is pretty good. The price for a room is $35 if you want a room that shares a bathroom or $45 for a room with your own individual bathroom. The room I do not recommend to take is room# 1. This room is on the ground floor and is closer to the outside, so you will always get...

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4Thank PhilosopherKing
Redwood City, California
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Just got back from a weeks stay at Picnic Center. We had no reservations when we arrived on the island, wanted to stay at Arenas, luckily they were full. We ended up here and so glad we did. The best location on Picnic beach. The hotel is right there as compared to the other two there that are back from...

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2Thank mae710
Renton, Washington
Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

We arrived in Corn island about a week ago. When we arrived we didn't have any place to go. Luckily one of the taxi drivers from the airport took us to this hotel. The view was absolutely breath taking. The rooms were nice and clean and they even had AC. I gave this hotel 4 stars because I felt it...

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2Thank Natmar15
Johnson City, Tennessee
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Only stayed here one night, but the rooms were clean, had AC, and most importantly the beach was gorgeous. Nice staff, good breakfast, and reasonably priced. Great find and definitely the best beach on the island!

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning

Additional Information about Picnic Center Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Southern Atlantic Autonomous Region > Corn Islands > Big Corn Island
Price Range: RM201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Picnic Center Hotel And Restaurant
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“Our first room air conditioner didn't work so we asked for another room”
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“The best room is #9, it has the best view at the beach.”
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 of 5 bubbles PhilosopherKing, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“ask for the room on the second floor so you get the best view of the beach!”
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 of 5 bubbles DorisT561, 18 Mar 2013 | Read review
“I would recommend looking at the bungalows, if available, rather than the long house rooms. I would also recommend getting the cell number of the taxi driver so that if you want to make a tour of the island, he will come and pick you up.”
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