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    Magnific Rock Hotel

    End of the road to Playa Popoyo, Popoyo, Tola, Nicaragua
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    28/1/2018 29/1/2018
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    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (25)
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good22%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “mag rock” (31 reviews)
    “amazing views” (13 reviews)
    “smoothie” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
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    Reviewed 18 April 2016

    Mag Rock, located high up on a cliff overlooking Popoyo Beach, is the place to go for surfers and those who want to do little else but relax, as it's got huge stretches of beach, amazing views and a restaurant, but is very isolated. You're...More

    1  Thank Drea55
    Reviewed 18 April 2016

    Mag Rock is a surfer's paradise. It's a great hotel and restaurant isolated enough to make you feel like you're the only people left on Earth. The water is perfect for surfing. It's warm with great waves that offer variety on either side of the...More

    2  Thank Travis L
    Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

    Mag Rock is out of the way. It's in the middle of somewhere. It is paradise. We came as a family of 3, our daughter is 11. We loved it. We don't travel high end and stay clear of resorts, we want authentic places to...More

    1  Thank JandHandO
    Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

    Great spot to watch sunset. Easy drive from Rancho Santana. 40 min walk but walking home after sunset in dark would be far. Fun to watch the surfers. Very rustic but authentic. Good nachos. Good people watching. The rock really is magnificent!

    1  Thank Kate J
    Response from rowland d, Owner at Magnific Rock HotelResponded 4 November 2016

    Really happy to hear you enjoyed Kate! Yes we agree, the rock is magnificent! And we will pass on your feedback regarding the nachos to our kitchen team. Hope to see you here again at some stage! All the best :)

    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    This hotel and restaurant does have a magnific view, but during our 5 nights stay the service did lack some and it seems like they can't decide what kind of place they want to be. We got accommodation for $20 pr./person, the cheapest, for a...More

    Thank Malene J
    Response from jack r, Public Relations Manager at Magnific Rock HotelResponded 4 March 2016

    Hi Malene, I just want to take a moment to thank you for your review. Receiving feedback such as this is part of what we need to help our business develop and grow, ensuring that we keep our customers' experience very close to mind. We...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Rivas Department >
    • Tola >
    • Popoyo
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    Traveller (161)
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    Dining (25)
    Pool & Beach (20)
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Natalie T
    19 February 2015|
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    Response from Dan B | Reviewed this property |
    WiFi is strongest in the lounge and lobby, but it can be accessed from the rooms although it is quite spotty
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    "Don't miss out on the open air Cabanas"
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    "Try to reserve the cabanas on the water or the private suites that are also on the water and a little more..."
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    "best views and wifi in penthouse, AC in the rooms further away but no wifi. Newly build rooms are awesome..."
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    "Rent an apartment if you can!"
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