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Peace Dale, Rhode Island
Reviewed 21 October 2016

If you haven't been to Laguna de Apoyo you owe yourself a visit and there is no better place to stay than San Simian. The lodge consists of a series of cabanas arranged along beautifully landscaped paths descending (steeply) to the laguna. The rooms are comfortable and nicely decorated. Several feature patio-like bathrooms, with partial ceilings to cover the toilet...

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Interlachen, Florida
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We have stayed three times at San Simian Eco Lodge and love the place. Cabana rent includes an excellent breakfast and they also make very good suppers. The lake is a wonder of nature, with deep clear water a perfect temperature for swimming..

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

San Simian is a magical retreat located in Laguna De Apoyo, where the water is crystal clear and has an average temp of 75 to 78, (lake). Daniel the owner quickly responded to all of our email questions and helped arrange last minute transportation to and from San Simian. The resort is beautifully nestled on a small hill with several...

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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I needed some days off working in Nicaragua and did spend again 4 days at San Simian. The perfect place to wind down, relax and just chilling. Internet is good, food is good, cabins are good, drinks are good ... Thanks for a wonderful stay, I'll come again!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Spent three nights here. The cabins had mosquito nets and open air bathrooms. There was also a key safe. Lovely location at lakeside set in garden with hammocks. We spent our days bobbing in tyres in the warm water. Breakfast and dinner in the restaurant was good. Lunch available in bar overlooking lake. Life jackets also available and kayaks. Very...

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Anchorage, AK
Reviewed 1 September 2016

When planning our trip to Cost Rica and Nicaragua with our pre-teen boys and a set of their grandparents we knew that we'd need a relaxing and comfortable place to land in Nicaragua. Having traveled to Nicaragua in 2013 we knew that San Simian fit the bill and we knew that it would be fun enough for the kids and...

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Greenwich, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Wonderful accommodations, friendly staff, good food, amazing lake and lots of fun with other guests. Two single women staying for 4 days. Other guests ranged from a young American family, single European professionals, retired Canaian and Argeninian adventure couple. All of us were happy clients.

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a great time at a very clean lodge on a very clean lake. The host, Daniel, made us feel like family. The food was great. The private outdoor bathrooms and showers were fun. The lake is clean and beautiful. There are no alligators or sharks in this lake.

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Rolling Meadows, IL
Reviewed 8 August 2016

What a great place! I stayed for 5 nights in the Papaya bungalow which was close to the water. The housekeeping team did a wonderful job...the room was cleaned everyday and the towels/sheets smelled fresh. The wi-fi signal was strong throughout the property. The outdoor bathrooms and showers were fully enclosed which made for a unique experience. I liked that...

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Matagalpa, Nicaragua
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This might be our new favorite place! If you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle, this place is for you. There are five cabins on site overlooking a beautiful, clean lake. This is the type of place you come to unwind and stay put. There isn't anything to do within walking distance, so if you don't...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Simian is a charming Eco Lodge in the Laguna de Apoyo Dry Forest Preserve. Nestled along the water's edge, this secluded resort has private unique lodging tucked into the slope of the crater and steps from the swimming dock, hammocks and bar where guests pass the time. Guests can stay in a unique palm-roofed cottage with open air shower, private garden or terrace, eat at our full service restaurant and relax at our outdoor bar. As San Simian is equipped with a Catamaran, several Kayaks, and other water toys, activity revolves at the lake front and in the clear warm water itself, however, bird and monkey watching in the surrounding forest are also popular, and we are also located at the entrance to a great hike path that leads up the hill to the Pueblas Blancas artisan villages and the stunning Mirador at Catarina. Please Call Ahead if you would like us to arrange a massage, pedicure, Spanish lesson, guided hike, Granada or Masaya tour. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Simian Eco Lodge

Address: 1000 metres past Apoyo Resort & SPA, La Laguna de Apoyo, Masaya, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Masaya Department > Masaya > La Laguna de Apoyo
Price Range: ₹ 3,744 - ₹ 4,680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
San Simian Eco Hotel Granada
San Simian Eco Lodge Nicaragua/La Laguna De Apoyo
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