We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Totoco Eco-Lodge

PricelineUS$ 114*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Totoco Eco-Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

340 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Totoco Eco-Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Showing 307: English reviews
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 20 December 2011

Me and my husband spent part of our honeymoon at Totoco, and were very pleased with our decision. Totoco is beautiful, remote, and very romantic. We loved eating breakfast every morning overlooking Concepcion Volcano, and retiring at night to our adorable cabin. The food was wonderful and the staff at the hotel were very friendly and accommodating. Various tours were...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AbbyJill
San Marcos, Carazo, Nicaragua
Reviewed 19 December 2011

Going to Ometepe Isalnd and staying at Totoco is by far one of the best trips I have ever taken. We hope to go back and stay longer. It has a breath taking view in a setting that makes one feel disconnected from all the noise of every day life. It's perfect for relaxing, walking, and observing all the beauty...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ells424
Norena, Spain
Reviewed 11 December 2011

We spent only one night in Totoco... but we felt like in paradise. A wonderful place with beautiful cabins and a breathtaking view. The owners did an incredible job building this place, congratulation. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Food is all organic and tastes great! Don't go to Nicaragua without spending some time in Totoco!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Linda H
Woodland, California
Reviewed 6 December 2011

My wife and I spent a few days at Totoco in November 2011. We loved Ometepe, and felt right at home at Totoco. Totoco is one of the more "high end" lodges on the island, but they provide value for the cost. The cabins are beautiful with terrific views of Concepcion Volcano, the staff is helpful and very pleasant and...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Michael V
Reviewed 1 December 2011

An unforgettable, unique place. It feels magical and peaceful, with warm, wonderful staff, great fresh, organic food (fish was caught for us for our dinner!), monkeys in the trees. I was happy just to hang out on the patio by day and meet people at the lodge's restaurant at meal times. A relaxing place to wind down

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Juno G
New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 November 2011

I recently got back from a trip in Nicaragua and the time in Ometepe was the highlight. Totoco was a big part of that. It's in an unbelievably beautiful spot on the side of the Maderas volcano, with an almost prehistoric view of Volcano Concepcion. The food is excellent and the staff is unbelievably helpful in organizing tours and helping...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank NYCtheWorld714
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 24 November 2011

We were on our honeymoon and went to ometepe with our 4x4 and drove to the lodge. The last part is quiet a jorney but when you arrive you have the best view on the island. It is one of the more high end places on the island. Having the best diner on the island and watching out on the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank flambers
Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 22 November 2011

totoco eco lodge was the perfect place to stay on Ometepe island. we enjoyed very much the all-natural surroundings and the breath taking volcano views. The local staff is very well trained, very nice and cordial. food is great and there is every day a different vegetarian meal. A perfect place to chill. Also try the relaxing ayurvedic massage. Congrats...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank almi_guerrero
London
Reviewed 7 November 2011

We recently stayed on Ometepe for 3 days and the first two were spent in Totoco Eco Lodge. The roads are good on the first section of the island although from Santa Domingo onwards they really deteriorate. This isn't a problem other than it slows your trip down somewhat, although who's in a rush? The drive way takes you up...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Greg040
Roseville, California
Reviewed 28 October 2011

I've been meaning to write a review since my wife and I came here last summer (8/2010). We stayed in the Tonatiu cottage and loved it. It's like campling in true style. We did encounter some of the more scary looking spiders here, but what else do you expect when you are staying halfway up a volcano in a jungle...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Chris T

246 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (225)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (50)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (23)
Viewed
Room/Suite (28)
Viewed
View from Room (30)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Dining (18)
Viewed
4:32
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (68)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (21)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (8)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Balgue
4.8 km away
Hotel Villa Paraiso
Hotel Villa Paraiso
#1 of 4 in Isla de Ometepe
393 reviews
7.4 km away
Finca San Juan de la Isla
Finca San Juan de la Isla
#1 of 7 in Altagracia
285 reviews
5.8 km away
Finca Montania Sagrada
Finca Montania Sagrada
#7 of 43 in Isla de Ometepe
118 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.3 km away
El Zopilote
El Zopilote
#1 of 5 in Santa Cruz
380 reviews
1.7 km away
Selvista Guesthouses
Selvista Guesthouses
#3 of 5 in Balgue
16 reviews
20.9 km away
Hotel Ecologico Tierra Blanca
Hotel Ecologico Tierra Blanca
#10 of 18 in Moyogalpa
22 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the edge of a pristine biosphere nature reserve with an abundance of wildlife and a cloud forest above you, the Totoco experience is pure comfort in pure nature. Guests can stay in one of our custom designed private lodges all made using local materials and labour. Each lodge enjoys a private garden setting and offers spectacular views of Lake Nicaragua and active Concepcion Volcano. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Totoco Eco-Lodge

Address: Maderas Volcano, El callejon publico la palmera, Balgue, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > Isla de Ometepe > Balgue
Price Range: ₹ 5,947 - ₹ 10,020 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Totoco Eco-Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Totoco Eco Hotel Balgue
Totoco Eco-Lodge Isla De Ometepe/Balgue
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Totoco Eco-Lodge staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Totoco Eco-Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Beware that everything has a fee.”
41danied, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are incredible...although ask for one with a clear view of Volcano Concepcion!”
liisak569, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“no AC so ask for a fan”
  • shower has no roof, so cool
82jessiet, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Tonatui – very spacious with a fabulous bamboo roof and a large double bed with amazing views from the terrace”
Z8468UHjamesm, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Eight individual cabins. Very private. Bring a small flashlight to find your way on the path.”
Jfherbs, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Priceline
US$ 114* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUS$ 114
TripAdvisorUS$ 114
Agoda.com
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates