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Luna International Hostel

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This is really an average hostel. They take advantage of the fact that they are listed in every guidebook so most backpackers end up here. My dorm was quite spacious but had no windows so during the day we had to keep the door open for at least some fresh air. I got the last bed which was right next...

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Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Long Story short: - hostel doors open all the time with no staff around...no Option to put valuables in a secure place! - very basic but clean rooms...old matresses.. - staff of connected tour agency unwilling to help with Information if ist not for any of there Standard tours - linen hung up everywhere where you would suggest the sitting...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 January 2015

So the LP says this is the quintissential backpacker hostal. It is. It's overpriced, loud and filled with travelers smoking cigarrettes. If that's your thing, go for it. If not, find another room a block away for the half the cost and then buy food in the cool restaurant attached to this hostal. It's well worth the money as the...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

Nothing spectacular, but the staff is great (Jane is super knowledgable and can help connect you with a host family in miraflor, which I highly recommend doing for an "off the beaten path" experience), the hostel is clean. Downfalls are the common area (there isn't really one) but there is wifi. If I am in esteli, I would stay here.

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Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Reviewed 12 December 2014

This is a decent hostel. Small courtyard that get noise pollution of the busy road outside, and motorcycles and cars zipping by. Free coffee is alright, and is on offer, but the place lacks a kitchen. There are some comfortable sitting areas to chill. The dorm room I was in had a lot of mosquitos (also in the dorm bathroom),...

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Reviewed 11 November 2014 via mobile

The staff is really friendly. We had to go to the police and somebody came with us to the police and helped us arrange everything. There is hot water and the room are big. The wifi is good and free good coffee. Great hostel.

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Thank katrienvhs
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Hostel was nice and clean, however they told us there was hot water and there was not. Very quiet. Staff were helpful however we organised to pick up bikes at 9am and they were not ready until 11...but if a let down. Cafe was fantastic though, best food and cheap drinks. Chocolate is delicious.

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Reviewed 16 July 2014

My 2 boys and I stayed in a private room in Hostal Luna. The staff was friendly. I really liked that they had water we could refill our bottles with, and that I could do my laundry. The beds were comfortable, with fans and mosquito nets. The staff was friendly. There was music next door which made it loud at...

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Thank Shelly B
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Very nice facilities, we even got fully hot water one morning! We got a private room with two comfortable beds, and free towels were provided. There were brand new mosquito nets even though there was no bug problem! The local staff was friendly and you get a free cup of coffee across the street. There’s a book exchange and water...

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Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

The bedroom was comfy and clean and we had a warm shower(!!!!) and free coffee in the great cafe luz as promised! We stayed in a massive room with ensuite behind the cafe. This was fine - think main hostel is on other side of street though. I thought it said there was a kitchen for guests' use but I...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A central, hassle-free stay in the heart of Esteli with access to everything the region has to offer - and just a step away from our community-tourism office and the popular Cafe Luz restaurant and bar. We donate all our profits and resources to facilitate community-driven projects in rural and urban areas in northern Nicaragua: non-profit social enterprise creating social change. Reception Open 7am to 10pm | Access 24 hours |Wi-Fi | Laundry Service | Cable TV | Night guard on duty 10pm to 8am | English and Spanish spoken | Free organic coffee and tea | Purified water available | Fluffy towels available | Safe for valuables | Seating and hammock area | Attractive patio garden ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luna International Hostel

Address: Del Hotel Meson, 1 Cuadra al Este, Esteli, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Esteli Department > Esteli
Number of rooms: 7
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“tif you want to sleep, stay in main hostel, not room adjacent to the cafe bar.”
10flags, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Do not get the dorm bed right next to the door - light will shine on your face in the mornings.”
SarahJYN, 8 May 2015 | Read review
“Don't choose the dorm near the road; you here all the passerby's!”
jackl475, 4 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Think before you pay this much for a room.”
DianaK265, 1 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Only did a tour through this hostel so can't comment on the rooms.”
gbjan, 19 Feb 2012 | Read review
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