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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Babysitting
Free Wifi
The Rise Up Surf camp accommodations consist of 13 comfortable rooms, all with ensuite bathrooms beautifully decorated with local Nicaraguan art and come with air conditioning. We cater to a maximum of 25 guests at one time which ensures each guest truly gets specialised attention in...
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| Punta Aposentillo, Chinandega, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Rise Up is absolutely amazing! There is everything you need, as a guest you don't have to think about anything, can completely switch off. The rooms are spacious, the beds comfortable and bathrooms are also nice (even the cold showers are totally fine what I...More

1  Thank Angela M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Just a heads up... This is a long one. I love traveling but I have always loved my home more than anywhere I've ever been... until now. This was hands down the best vacation of my life. I know this because instead of being so...More

Thank kaseyfrankl
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Not sure why anybody would vote for "terrible" here? The compound must have been the largest surf camp I've ever been to. The yoga lodge alone is as big as other camps. :-) Food was great, very healthy, diverse meal options, good variety. Rooms were...More

Thank Miri_fliegt1
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This is about as all-inclusive as a surf camp gets. Transportation, food and drinks, yoga and surfing without any need to pay for anything else except tips for the staff. Chinandega is relatively remote and there aren’t a lot of shopping options if that’s your...More

Thank JohnnyCanuk12
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Simply wow. I came to Rise Up for 10 days to improve my surfing and I went home a completely different surfer. The instruction is unparalleled. It's not just that the coaches are good in the water, they also do video analysis, 'surf theory' classes...More

Thank ohamilto
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The Rise Up Surf camp accommodations consist of 13 comfortable rooms, all with ensuite bathrooms beautifully decorated with local Nicaraguan art and come with air conditioning. We cater to a maximum of ...More 25 guests at one time which ensures each guest truly gets specialised attention in and out of the water. We are located on one of Nicaragua's most beautiful beaches, only a stones throw away from fun surf. As we have our own boats and three 4x4 off road trucks we are able to access to numerous surf breaks close by. The camp consists of indoor and outdoor lounge areas, a fully stocked guest kitchen, ocean view yoga decks, hammocks and a wide array of surf boards. . Our all inclusive packages are designed to suit surfers of all levels with a focus on surf coaching for beginner to intermediate surfers. We also include massage and the greatest adventure activities such as a volcano hike, horse back riding, fishing, estuary boat trips and an unique experience of local culture and people. Less
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (157)
Pool & Beach (50)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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JTTS898
26 October 2017|
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Response from dsm348 | Reviewed this property |
if they haven’t surfed before and they are only 11 and 13, I’d advise against it. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great place for most people, surfing beginners included. It just depends on how mature your kids are and if they... More
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Eileen J
2 March 2017|
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Response from Phillip S | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for writing. In answer to your questions: 1. We do not provide air dryers but feel free to bring your own 2.you need extra cash for shopping in Leon, extra drinks if you decide to go out and our market... More
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owner406
1 January 2017|
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Response from FrancineD23 | Reviewed this property |
Hey there. Colorado is at this private beach near San Juan del Sur. Be warned: it gets crowded. The Panga Drops break is at the north end of the beach. It's five hours from Rise up Surf. It's located on them opposite side... More
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"I just took what they gave me and was thrilled"
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"The rooms on the second level of the new building have a fantastic view."
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"I like a private but they are huge for one person"
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"Whatever room you end up in I'd say is fine, as hopefully you won't be spending much time indoors!"
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