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Mama Sara House

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Had a great, short stay at mama Sara. Really, really friendly and helpful. Gave us free ice cold lemonade, snacks at dinner and was just generally really kind and helpful. Room and bathroom were both clean and tidy. Kitchen was also sufficient for our stay. Cheers

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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Reviewed 11 May 2015

if u chilling un san juan del sur and want simple, clean and local nicaraguan feel then stay here---mama sara is continiuously popping up with little treats and sometimes full meals to feed u for free-room with fan and shared bathrooms and classic local deco and art style design in local nicaraguan pre- modern kitch style--love it---- there is also...

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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at Mama Sara House, the lady who runs it is so friendly and welcoming and really makes you feel at home. The location is perfect, in the heart of San Juan and the shuttle to Madares beach runs from opposite Mama Sara House. If you are looking for a homely hostel for great value and...

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Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

Very small but clean rooms & showers, perfect location in the center of SJDS for backpackers on a budget. What I liked the most was the atmosphere: mama Sara and her family are really amazing, it feels like you are spending the night in their own home (which in fact you are doing). They bring you snacks and drinks while...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 January 2015

I really enjoyed staying at Mama Sara's House. The service is terrific, and would be something you'd expect at a more expensive place. "Mama" Sara and her family live below the 2nd floor hostel with 4 rooms. I stayed in room #2 which had a beautiful mural taking up an entire wall. I highly recommend this place. Also, you'll see...

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Reviewed 30 December 2014

We stayed there for 5 nights recently, which was a few too many. The four rooms are very basic. Small room with okay bed, closet, and a small amount of floor space. The room was generally clean, but on the last couple of nights we were bitten by bugs with many bites in the morning (can't confirm what type of...

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Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

We loved our stay here, we felt right at home. The hostel only has 4 rooms so it is nice and quite and Mama Sara is very welcoming providing us with delicious home cooked treats during the day. It was very clean, tidy and close to the beach! Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in Mama Sara, it was a very good time, a small hostel with only 4 rooms, so pretty quiet. Mama Sara welcomes you with lemonade and crackers, and everyday you get a treat from her. She is very nice and wants to take care of her guests, she offers us to use the bikes if we...

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Reviewed 11 November 2014 via mobile

The most welcoming and hospitable hostel Mama Sara's ticks all the boxes. It's close to everything, clean, great value, home cooked meals and Mama Sara won't let you leave for a day down the beach without taking some fruit that she has cut up for you!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2014

We moved to Mama Sara's after our other hostel became booked out and in the end we were so glad. Rooms are basic but cover all needs. It is clean & comfortable with a small kitchen to use, wifi & a great location. The real star of the show is Mama Sara (& her family) we were greeted with cold...

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Additional Information about Mama Sara House

Address: Calle Iglesia, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Mama Sara House Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
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“We stayed upstairs with the kids three beds and nice view”
wanterer44, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Second floor, with private bath. It's more quiet and has a window.”
vielunterwegs2017, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms closer to the kitchen have better wi-fi acess”
, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“second floor is quieter”
travelfrogg, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Be nice to Mama Sara and she will be nice to you!”
jamesho11, 16 Nov 2015 | Read review
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