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Hospedaje Universal

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Bernburg, Germany
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at Hotel Universal.. The family was really nice, we booked a camping tour with them as well and it was amazing. The rooms are nice with very comfy beds. From the terrace you had a nice view on the Río San Juan. You had the choice between your own bathroom and a shared one, I...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The rooms are basic but have mosquito screening, which was hard to find in budget places in El Castillo, so we went with it. The owners' daughter was very helpful, the owners less so. We got the private bathroom, which was nice, but the shared bathroom was downstairs and tiny - inconvenient anytime, but seriously a pain if there were...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Rooms were simple and had a fan and a mosquito net. Beds were a little dusty, so bring a sleeping bag if you have an allergy. Rooms are available with and without private bathroom. Only one shared abthroom and shower available. Those are downstairs and clean. I came down once at at night and the owner's family was sleeping there....

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 12 February 2014 via mobile

We paid 250 cords, or $10 for a shared toilet and shower. The room was on the corner, and it faced the river. It was very clean and bright. It is very evident the owners take great care of the whole property. Our bed was comfortable and the shared facilities were spotless. The owner was very friendly. The common balcony...

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 5 April 2013

The peaceful and friendly El Castillo was our favorite place of the whole trip and staying at Hospedaje Universal had much to do with it. It's a charming place that makes you feel like at home, especially the children who love to chat with you if you know at least a little spanish. The hostel is very close to the...

Thank Janez Z
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Hospedaje Universal is a small, family run place directly on the river. The municipal dock where all the boats come is just meters away. All rooms, some with private bathrooms, are on the second floor. There are decent size decks on both sides of the building. One has a nice view overlooking the river and another faces a small “street”...

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Address: El Castillo, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rio San Juan Department > El Castillo
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“If you have the extra cash, take a room with aprivate bathroom and river view.”
travelfrogg, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We found the the corner room with private bathroom and the view on the river to be the best value in town (after seeing all the budget places that had rooms available).”
JanezZ_11, 4 Apr 2013 | Read review
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