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Granada Department, Nicaragua
Reviewed 23 February 2014

When my husband and I found the Trip Advisor entry for Melting Elefante, I was intrigued and excited. I thought it looked like a great place to spend our time at the beach. I was terribly disappointed. The architecture is still a novel and cool idea, but it is not what is depicted in the website photos, at least the...

3Thank vikngrl
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 December 2013

This place was so unique, the kids loved the structure and we loved the ocean views. The owners are so sweet and helpful. They accommodated us my moving an extra bed into one of the big rooms so the kids could stay with us. They also made our kids waffles every morning while we were still in bed. PERFECT

Thank Genevieve G
Reviewed 11 April 2013

I stayed in the tower at this place. I have nothing but good things to say. Great spot, next to lots of other hostels and a few restaurants (like everywhere you stay might have to walk a tiny bit for surf, but that's normal and totally doable). The place is unique, owner is great, ladies working there very sweet. Rooms...

Thank ssfzz
St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I did not sleep here, however, I came here for drinks and dinner a few times while I was in Nicaragua. The food is great. The beachfront view is amazing. The location is great. The people who work there are very friendly. When I was there, every Friday was sushi night and the sushi was yummy! The architecture of the...

Thank Trusty F
Reviewed 18 February 2013

We stayed at the Melting Elefante for a surf trip. The location was perfect for us as it is right on the beach and only a short walk to other restaurants etc. We stayed in one of the 'suites' which were $45 p/n but we were kindly offered a better price as the room we had originally enquired about was...

Thank kieranspt
Canmore, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2013

My wife and I recently stayed at the Melting Elefante during a surf trip to the Popoyo area. We immediately fell in love with the design as soon as we saw it while we were walking down the beach one afternoon. The first night we arrived at the "Elephant" it was sushi night (friday nights), super cool crowd and great...

Thank tundra97
Eagle, Idaho
Reviewed 31 January 2013

The owner Marcos and all employees and friends of the hotel were like a welcoming family. I enjoyed every moment I was there. The food was good, drinks cold, service great and the overall prices could only be considered GREAT VALUE. I will be back amny times in the future!

Thank Scott83616
Reviewed 16 January 2013

just spent a week with my seventeen year old son, great place, honour bar lets you have cold drinks day and night, big portions of food, cold ac, marcos the owner is very accommodating and a fine host........we will be back! terry and trevor

1Thank waverider0007
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 January 2013

My husband and I planned a very last minute trip to Nica and a friend of friend told us to check out the Melting Elefante as it was "quite an experience." He was right, just an overall great feel here. We stayed in the honeymoon suite which was incredible- huge room, amazing design with a double shower and fantastic balcony....

Thank Mhoster
Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 30 December 2012

We had a great time here with our kids. It's an easy walk to the big surf break, but the surf right in front of the hotel was perfect for kids. Even e sand is perfect for sand castles. It's in a friendly neighborhood of small hotels with a mix of surfers and young families, with a mix of foreign...

Thank Marshall W

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beachfront 3 suite hotel/house with AC, Hot water and free high speed WiFi. Located on playa Guasacate which is a 2.5 hrs taxi ride from Managua, Nicaragua. Overlooks Popoyo surf break. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melting Elefante

Address: Guasacate, Rivas, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Rivas
Price Range: ₹ 1,737 - ₹ 3,602 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Private room is great much better than dorms because they can be too hot.”
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“rent a 4x4 to get here if possible, cars are OK too but the roads are dirt.”
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“Don't pick room four!”
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“All rooms are great, choose the master suite it has a great view.”
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“All the rooms are awesome!”
843genevieveg, 18 Dec 2013 | Read review
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