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The Monkey Hut

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stayed at this hotel with friends and it was truly an amazing experience. We read in hammocks, swam in the lake, had pizza on our balcony, and drank beers all evening! The only down fall was how early the restaurant/bar closed. But thankfully the hotel let us know and we stocked up on food and saved the rest in...

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Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We went here with a group of friends. It was perfect! People could cook, hang out at the bar, eat at the pizza restaurant, go on kayaks, swim with tubes, layout on the dock or in hammocks...Definitely recommend this spot!

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 22 August 2016

we have been here only for breakfast, but it was quite a traumatic experience. the place itself is very nice, or so it looks, with access to the lovely laguna and paddle to rent. the food was not bad either, but the service was terrible. it was sooooooo sloooooooow it took almost 1 hour for pancakes and fresh fruit. the...

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New York
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The monkey hut is absolutely beautiful, it has great views of the lagoon and the beds are super clean and spacious. The restaurant and bar serve great drinks and food. The manager was super helpful but the rest of the staff didn't really have any answers to my questions.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We have been travelling Nicaragua for a month and these are the cleanest and most thought about dorms we have stayed in. The toilets are designed so everyone can use different things I.e shower, toilet, urinal while still maintaining privacy. The bedding is perfect and the beds are comfortable. A few more fans would have been ideal. The patio area...

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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We went here for one day to visit the Laguna de Apoyo. The place is beautiful, but the staff isn´t nice at all. They make you promises they don´t keep. The reception promised us there would be free water, but we had to pay for this. The coffee was free, but it was a very small cup (50 ml) that...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Staying at Monkey Hut was like a vacation away from our vacation. We'd been staying at cheap hostels and arriving at Monkey Hut was a sigh of relief. It was clean and beautiful and spacious. The lake was like paradise, and we LOVED the kayaks and tubes that we available to use anytime for guests. Food and drinks were tasty,...

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

My friend and I had the most wonderful time at the monkey hut. The staff/management were so friendly and helpful, organizing cab rides and writing down the best route to the next town we wanted to get to. The room was so tidy, the location of our room to the lake was SO close. It felt like paradise. We took...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

A great, relaxing place to stay! We stayed in a private room with a bathroom and balcony. The bed was comfy and we had an incredible view of the beach and surrounding area. There is a little area outside at the back of the hotel with a small pizza oven that makes amazing pizza and will deliver to your room....

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Granada, Nicaragua
Reviewed 15 May 2016

You should visit the Monkey Hut I recommended to all the families, kids will enjoying play and swim at the nice laguna de Apoyo aad lay on the hammock it's about 10 KM from Granada city thanks to the nice managements and all hard working staff. will back here again with my family very soon.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Monkey Hut

Address: Laguna de Apoyo del triangulo 100 metros al Norte | Catarina, La Laguna de Apoyo, Masaya NVT, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Masaya Department > Masaya > La Laguna de Apoyo
Number of rooms: 5
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The Monkey Hut Nicaragua/La Laguna De Apoyo
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“Easy parking across the street for $C30 or basically $1US.”
 of 5 bubbles Fotodog, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay in dorms”
 of 5 bubbles edwardl326, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
“If you are a couple or just someone who is looking for a nice room, I would recommend the private rooms! I ended up staying in the dorms; which was was nice as well.”
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 of 5 bubbles adventurist_oregon, 20 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The rooms under the balcony facing the laguna get very intense, bright morning sun. The hut on the hill going down has a thatch roof currently covered in plastic, making it quite hot. Day trippers "camp out" right in front of this hut, so there's little privacy on the nice balcony (at least until they all leave).”
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 of 5 bubbles EvaSC, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The price is right, just choose a dorm or a private. They are all very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles pabloh662, 15 Apr 2014 | Read review
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