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    Gigante Bay

    South Side of the Beach, Playa Gigante 48500, Nicaragua
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (77)
          Pool & Beach (10)
          Dining (9)
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good16%
          • Average11%
          • Poor12%
          • Terrible4%
          27 Mar 2017
          “Beautiful ”
          8 Mar 2017
          “Awesome”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Pets Allowed
          Dry Cleaning
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          Aqua Wellness Resort
          578 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Redonda
           
          Hacienda Amarilla del Mar
          36 reviews
          #2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Gigante
           
          Machele's Place
          70 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in Tola
           
          Hotel Brio
          56 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Gigante
           
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          1 - 5 of 145 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Came here to chill out after the week in San Juan Del Sur. Great location on the boach. The staff was new so the service was not great, but they were trying really hard. im sure they are much better now. The boat tour they...More

          Thank MichaelBudd
          Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

          We wanted a quiet place for the weekend before samana santa and found gigante bay online. It advertised a kitchen, pool and a rad place to relax. There was no kitchen access, not even a fridge to keep your own water cold. The only food...More

          2  Thank Brian C
          Reviewed 12 April 2017

          Very nice beach, that is hidden and not easy to get to. close to the aqua resort. Has a nice little fishermen village with good sea food. you can stroll after and find yourself in a secluded beautiful beach

          Thank Yair L
          Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

          Unfortunately we didn't time our trip well and ended up here at the beginning of semana santa festival. We arrived on Saturday and stayed until Monday. On the first few days we saw the beautiful bay quickly fill with local families and garbage. Watching polystyrene...More

          1  Thank Clare H
          Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

          Two people had recommended this place so I had to see it. I stayed 3 nights and I loved the area and the staff. The food was also good. It's basically the only hostel on that beach and there usually isn't too many people there....More

          Thank Abby N
          Aqua Wellness Resort
          578 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Redonda
           
          Hacienda Amarilla del Mar
          36 reviews
          #2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Gigante
           
          Machele's Place
          70 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in Tola
           
          Hotel Brio
          56 reviews
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 33 - US$ 36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 25
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          • Location
          • Nicaragua >
          • Rivas Department >
          • Playa Gigante
          • Also Known As
          • Gigante Bay Nicaragua/Playa Gigante
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          Traveller (77)
          Pool & Beach (10)
          Dining (9)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (65)
          Family and Play Areas (32)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          JanetJohansson
          Do you have an e-mail address? What's the price range private singles and doubles with & without a/c?
          20 June 2016|
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          Response from Gigante-Bay | Property representative |
          Hi there, Why yes of course we have an email address! It is gigantebay at gmail. We'd love to hear from you! Privates range from $43.70USD without AC to $88.50USD with AC. Check out our website for all of our accomodation... More
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          alanhudson
          Can I arrange beginners surf lessons in playa del gigante? I am trying to work out whether I need to stay at giant's foot.
          8 December 2014|
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          Response from burritoful | Reviewed this property |
          Hey-- the beach right next door--Playa Amarillo--it is almost completely uninhabited except one house with a guy named Shine living in it....well---THAT is the perfect beginners surfers beach...and yes you can arrange... More
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          Maria Jose P
          Me gustaria saber el numero en donde pueda comunicarme. para saber un poco mas sobre el Hotel
          30 December 2014|
          Answer
          Response from Gigante-Bay | Property representative |
          Hola, nuestro numero es 505-8743-5699
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          Room Tips
          "Dorm rooms are clean and airy with a personal fan"
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          "Get a dorm bed in the back - there's more light in the morning."
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          "I couldn't pick up wifi in the room but bar/restaurent etc.. was good"
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          "Their are a large diversity of accommodations to suit type any travel groups. You need to check them out..."
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