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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel, run by a family from France. Nice spacious rooms and cabinas and a great pool. The cook prepares delicious French dishes. I would really recommend this hotel in Léon. Close to city center and 20 minute drive from the beach (Las penitas).

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice comment!

Kontich
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Hotel Mariposa is a nice little stay outside the city center. We arrived by car, and could park next to the entrance. Feels secure with the guard on site. Rooms are all in seperate bungalows. Outside shower is fun. Outside toilet is somewhat weird. It's OK if you setup appropriate rules with your roommates ;-) Breakfast is nice, but quantities...

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely comment! Regarding the prices of our restaurant, we are lucky to have one of the best Chef of Leon, thus we can offer high-quality food to our guests: he works with local producers and only fresh products, all is home-made! All the best for you!

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights, it was lovely. I wish we could have stayed longer as it was the perfect location to relax. The staff were friendly. There was a very homey vibe to the place.We felt safe at night thanks to the security guard. Perfect location just outside of the city, we were able to take a bus...

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice comment! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Regarding the prices of our restaurant, we are lucky to have one of the best Chef of Leon, thus we can offer high-quality food to our guests: he works with local producers and only fresh products, all is home-made! All the...

Ventura County Coast, California
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We stayed for three nights in this hotel, and it was great. The grounds are nicely landscaped with the pool in the center. It was a very welcoming pool indeed after spending the day exploring Leon, which can be very hot and humid. The owners were very nice and their son is adorable. The room had air conditioning and the...

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comment! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Hope to see you soon. All the best for you!

Versoix, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I stayed at this beautiful hotel, just outside Leon with my two teenage children ( 13 and 16) recently. Run by a French couple, it is a welcome retreat from the hustle of Leon. The owners couldn't be more helpful in every aspect of our stay, helping us with everything from bus routes to laundry. It's easy to reach from...

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice comment Karen! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa and it was a pleasure for us to host you and your lovely kids. Hope to see you soon. All the best for you!

New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 29 July 2016

After driving from Managua to Leon, Hotel Mariposa was a welcome relief. The calm, clean, welcoming environment was comforting after a long day of travel. The pool surrounded by chairs and hammocks is the central visual and definitely relaxing. A small cafe/restaurant is right near the entrance, offering coffee, cocktails, snacks, and full meals. The hosts were kind and helpful...

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comment Tina! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Sorry for the noise, you are unlucky that we had this huge family (10 people) during your stay. But we are working on it and are trying to find a solution in order to reduce the noise in the room you...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The French couple that run this place are very hospitable and friendly, just as the locals are. Outdoor showers for the cabana and hostel options as well. Food is really good as well. I would def come again. A chicken bus can take you to town for 4 Cordobas (about $.07).

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comment! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Hope to see you soon. All the best for you!

Reviewed 4 July 2016

Véronique & Eric are incredibly helpful, and were very kind in working with us. They sent us a personal email after making the hotel reservation, and were quick to help. I highly recommend staying at Hotel Mariposa!

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Thank you very much for your lovely comment Jake! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Hope to see you soon. All the best for you!

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I stayed at hotel Mariposa for 9 nights and I am still a litle bit home sick to it because I enjoyed it so much. Me and my boyfriend stayed in a room (not a cabaña), it was big, clean, had airco and the best bed in Nicaragua. I went swimming every morning and evenening and spent time reading books...

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Véronique B, Propriétaire at Hotel Mariposa, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comment Renee! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Hope everything is going well with you new adventure. All the best for you!

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Because of work, we stayed in Mariposa for a longer periode and therefore we could make a nice deal with the owners Veronique and Eric. It's a pretty expensive hotel, but it's good value for the money with air-co, a swimming pool, large room, good and frequent cleaning and very helpful staff. Because the owners thought about every detail, it...

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Thank you for your nice comment Emiel! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Mariposa. Hope to see you soon you and Renee. All the best for you!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and join us in an idyllic spot, only a few minutes from the Centre of Leon, where you can chill out in the peaceful surroundings while drinking a cocktail near the swimming pool... Relaxation guaranteed. The hotel has 2 rooms and 6 bungalows all pleasantly situated around the swimming pool and the tropical garden where you can relax in a warm and friendly atmosphere. The beaches of Poneloya and Las Peñitas are a quarter of an hour away from the hotel and Leon is about 5 minutes away. Let yourself be charmed by the photos before visiting us very soon... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Mariposa

Address: Del Parque Arlen Siu 75 vrs al Sur | Carretera a poneloya, Leon 00000, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Leon Department > Leon
Price Range: ₹ 3,354 - ₹ 4,964 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Mariposa 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Find yourself your own bit of quiteness here and get one of the cabanas”
 of 5 bubbles jandm9002, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“a wonderful respite from the city. Like a little slice of calming heaven”
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“The bungalows are superior.”
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“They are all good”
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