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Hospedaje La Penita, Real family hostel

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4 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 14
Altagracia, Isla de Ometepe, Rivas Department
By visiting Hospedaje La Peñita, you are visiting a true 5th generation Ometepan family hostel.
3 generations contribute to making your stay one you won’t soon forget.
Mama Rosario cooks the best Nicaraguan meals (breakfast or dinner) for all our guests!
This consist of LOCAL, VEGAN or even VEGGIE meals !!

Here, you can truly experience the laidback vibe of Nica life amongst the locals.

Feel free to explore the island on your own or with a guided tour (that we will happily arrange for you upon request).
Visit the natural springs of Ojo de Agua, a vulcano tour, the waterfall of San Ramon, cayaking or zip line through the canopy;
the bus that stops near our hostel will take you wherever you want to go.

Of course, relaxing in one of our comfortable hammocks and catching up on your reading whilst enjoying a cold drink,
is also an op...
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Listing #FKN8495715
About the Owner
Mark and Lizzeth H
Languages spoken:German, English, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2017
Interaction with guests
THE PRICE IS A 'per person, per night price' We live on the property ( our house ) , and we are always around to help you with your stay on our island, if needed. We can help you planning your stay. Becuase we are a trhu island family we now where to go and show you the best places. Go where the normal tourist don't go !
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

I stayed here for three nights with my eighteen year old daughter and we couldn't be happier with our experience. The most important reason is you are actually staying with a Nicaraguan family that resides on Ometepe. You get a unique insight in to the...More

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Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Wow , thank you so much for this great detailt review. Yes we are so lucky mom can cook so good, And we know how to cook veggitarian , Veggien and now even GLUTEN free... We enjoyed you stay very much , and who knows...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

The installation were very basic, but for 10$ we weren't expecting more. The thing that made our stay enjoyable was Mark, the host. He would always help us whenever we'd need advices, give us extra sanitory equipements after it being stolen, and even have fun...More

Thank Laurent F
Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

Hello Laurent , Thank you so much for this nice review Laurent . It was very nice to have you as a guest. We do our best for every guest . Hospedaje La Penita

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Bunk
    1 Twin
    4 Queens
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About the neighbourhood
We are only 2,5 km from the mean town Altagracia. Only 600 Metres from the starting piont of Klimbing vulcano Conception and the closest hostel to Ojo de Agua ( natural spring swimming place )

We rent mountenbike's ( 1 USD-1 hour , 5 USD - one day )
Getting around
We are almost in the middle of the island and al the busrouds go past steet, so ideal, for exploring the whole island. by walking , mountenbike's or by scooter/dirtbike or horsebackriding.
The busstop is only 30 Meters from the house and we are situated at the middle of the island at the side of the mean roud.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: airporte Mojogalpa: 10.0 km
Ferry: San Jose del Sure: 4.0 km
From the port you take a bus to Altagracia,
By bus , taxi or bike, take direction Altagracia and ask the bus/taxi-driver for ' Hospedaje La Penita '.
( With your own transport ) Take the mean roud ( 64 ) to direction Alagracia, 400 meters after the bus-stop Del Quino, on the right side of the roud, its the house with the HOSPEDAJE LA PENITA sign .

ADRES: El Quino 400 norte, La Sabanna, Altagracia, Ometepe, Rivas, Nicaragua .
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.5 km.
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