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Reviewed 24 April 2016

I usually surf Costa since I have family that lives in Playa Hermosa. Wanted to check out Nica. Heard about bad crowds. Decided to do the boat-thing. Chose Dale Dagger...now I'm hooked. Dale Dagger is a great deal considering everything they do for ya. I'm probably done with Costa for now and will head back to Dale Dagger from now...

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3Thank Joe F
Phoenix, United States
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We loved staying at Dale's , from comfortable pillows to good screens , it was all good. It was nice to have a shared kitchen which we used for making two meals a day. Having the sound of the surf be your background music was wonderful . We stayed for nearly a month and we're sad to leave .

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1Thank Jim S
Playa Gigante, Nicaragua
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We actually stayed at Dales other houses and rooms just as you enter the towns beach front street (green gate) because I was travelling with my gf and another non surfing couple so this suited us more and in my view a great alternative if the lodge is booked out or not suited to non surfing partners/family members etc. We...

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Thank Tim M
Reviewed 31 May 2015

I spent 6 days at Dale Dagger's Surf Lodge in March. The team is amazing: The surf guides Kai and Ronnie are really chill, know the spots and even took me to a house party at their friends' place. Boat captain Walter is a lot of fun and his wife Maria cooks really good. I always ate 4 delicious meals...

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Cape Canaveral, Florida
Reviewed 16 April 2015

The owner and crew of Dale Dagger Surf Lodge showed my father and I a magical time. From the knowledgeable and friendly guides to the home cooked meals prepared with love by Walter's wife Maria, everything was first class. Most importantly, thanks for putting us on waves that could accommodate all skill levels and charge factor, there was something for...

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2Thank SurfTravler
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Met 4 other friends at the Managua airport, we all came from different places in the US. The whole booking process was smooth and they took care of all logistics for the whole crew. All done through email, quick responses, easy deposit, just perfect. We arrived in Managua, the driver was holding a sign with our names, we jumped on...

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1Thank Alex M
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Came down from east coast with 5 guys and only had 3.5 days to surf. Mike, Kai, Ronnie, Captain Walter and Maria were amazing. Everything was totally dialed in. Fresh fruit for breakfast, hop on boat for morning sessions, back for warm breakfast of eggs and rice and beans, second morning session, back for amazing lunch, afternoon session until the...

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3Thank TBOManekin
Roslyn, New York, United States
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Just spent 5 days at the surf lodge. Excellent experience. Mike's team is top notch. They have every aspect of a surf trip down to a science. Friendly, efficient, professional, cool, mellow, experts. The food is excellent. The lodge is spotless and very comfortable. The setup is ideal... their boats take you wherever it is breaking best for every session,...

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1Thank Corry P
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Dale's Casita is about 5 steps from the pacific ocean which can be seen from the windows night and day. The property has a functional kitchen and very nice bathrooms. There are beAutiful flowers, brickwork and a secure fence that keep the wild horses and other livestock from interfering! What a magical place Dale has created for travelers. We had...

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Athens, Georgia
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Spent 5 days surfing at Dale Dagger's in July. The boats are literally steps in front of the lodge and can take you anywhere you want to surf along the coast. The guides, captain and staff were outstanding at their jobs and great company as well. I can't imagine a more convenient and enjoyable way to surf this part of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dale Dagger's Surf lodge is the first and finest surf tour of its kind in Nicaragua. The lodge itself is located ON the beach, centrally located within fourteen different surf breaks, two of those being world class. It is a four bedroom custom built beach house with private bath in each room, two singles beds, AC, ceiling fans, WIFI and two rooms have private beach side entrances. Located in a village of pure Nicaraguan culture, this beautiful hotel will help you feel the comforts of home with a dose of adventure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dale Dagger Surf Lodge

Address: 30 meters South of Gaviota Restaurant, Playa Gigante, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Playa Gigante
Price Range: ₹ 3,232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Dale Dagger Surf Lodge Nicaragua/Playa Gigante
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“The rooms on the south side are quieter.”
kaitlincovington, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best boat captain and surf guides around.”
samparks42, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the same”
joefF1444QO, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great, you'll sleep hearing the waves.”
W9320MZalexm, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All of the rooms are the same. Simple and comfortable.”
corryp122, 14 Nov 2014 | Read review
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