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Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa

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San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

PELICAN EYE We recently took a 15 day family vacation to Nicaragua and hands down the PELICAN EYE was the most disappointing stay we had. First off this is two hotels 1. Being a small original hotel ( Phase 1 ) and then far off up a hill a second residential complex of villas and condos which is phase 2...

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Oak Park, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family stayed in one of the privately owned condos. We loved the resort and thought the location was perfect for families. We recommend renting a 4x4 car if you plan on driving to any of the beaches beside San Juan del Sur.

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent New Years 2016, its to expensive, I feel they took advantage, we stayed in a one bedroom ($377.00 per night) 2 beds, bathroom and one small refrigerator and other family members thats stayed in a 2 bedroom 2 bath villa, living room and kitchen payed $315.00) please explain that to me!! This room was old full of bugs,...

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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pelican Eyes is a beautifully kept house rental resort feeling destination, with a local feel! All the houses on the grounds are beautifully kept, clean and spacious. The bathrooms are beautifully locally designed and built! The food is awesome but you're only a couple tens of steps from town and all the delicious local and worldwide tastes of the restaurants...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did not end up sleeping there but I spent a day at the pool and it was beautiful! There was a lunch/drink special and i just had the most relaxing day! It's a gorgeous place with a great pool and view! I would definitely love to sleep there next time and think people should at least make time for...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unless you are a surfer , don't go to SJDS for its beaches. They are nothing extraordinary. You are better off choosing the beaches of Costa Rica or Panama. But if you insist to do beach here , the Pelican Eye has nice pools and good service. We had no ants whatsoever in our beautiful house , so don't believe...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a day at the pool at Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa. The resort was very beautiful, the views were gorgeous. Pool was clean and uncrowded and the food & drinks were good. My only complaint is the management was rude. We were there for lunch, drinks and some relaxing pool time. There was some confusion as to our day...

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Cranbrook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for four nights. We liked; The staff at breakfast, especially the French lady Hanna?) Service a little slow and confused but overall, good. Pretty setting, lovely views Well kept grounds Lovely huge villa! Thoughts we were getting a twin room in a hotel but it was a large villa, two bathrooms, two balconies, large kitchen, dining room and sitting...

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Nicaragua
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Perfect hotel to relax at the beach with comfort, you get high quality hotel services and cozy rooms, great view over the beach town with infinite pools, relaxing environment and pro sustainability practices. Paradise.

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Pelican Eyes R, Director Comercial at Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa, responded to this review

For Pelican Eyes it is a pleasure to serve you, we are always waiting for you

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The views are splendid, and while staying at Pelican Eyes I felt like I had found a tiny piece of Eden. I loved sitting on my balcony each evening and taking in the splendor of the sunset and the surrounding nature. I checked in on a Friday and stayed through Monday. Each day I was told that my Wifi and...

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Pelican Eyes R, Director Comercial at Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we apologize for your bad experience mentioned, it is very useful for us your comments, allows us to improve day by day in our services. We look forward to serving you in the way you deserve on your next visit to our resort paradise. Best Regards

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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La Cascada
La Cascada
Cuisines: Latin, International
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa offers a stunning hillside location and panoramic views of San Juan del Sur and the ocean beyond. Our infinity pools, spacious accommodations, romantically lush gardens, wonderful restaurants, open air bars, and one-of-a-kind San Juan Del Sur coastline sailing adventure are a unique experience.A visit to our Tranquila Day Spa is an experience of sheer indulgence. We offer a menu of massage and body treatments to ensure that you truly relax on your romantic Nicaraguan getaway. Experience more of Nicaragua with day trips to Granada or the artisan markets in Masaya. Here at the resort, open air yoga classes, water aerobics, and active local excursions (arranged by our concierge) help keep you fit while visiting paradise. Even our brick stairs—winding up the hillside — contribute to the cause!Our San Juan del Sur hotel’s mission is to provide a unique and memorable Nicaragua vacation experience in every aspect of your stay. Our friendly staff endeavors to fulfill every possible need or special request (and to predict those wishes perhaps not yet even realized!)No request is too big or too small. Let us know what we can do to enhance your stay in paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa

Address: De la Parroquia 1 1/2 cuadras al este, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Region: Nicaragua > Rivas Department > San Juan del Sur
Price Range: ₹ 13,243 - ₹ 22,527 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Pelican Eyes Hotel San Juan Del Sur
Hotel Pelican Eyes
Resort Pelican Eyes
Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur
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#1 Spa Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#3 Green Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#5 On the Beach Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Juan del Sur
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  • Kitchen area
  • View From Lobby Pool
 of 5 bubbles DJBSFO, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“beautiful location, convenient to town, great pools”
 of 5 bubbles H4889YTpatriciad, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Casitas are wonderful expecially if you are a family who may enjoy cooking and a big dining area”
 of 5 bubbles 381deborahs, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“get a beach view from as high up as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles 654neilw, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Casa Russo only house with a personal pool. Casa Jocote is the size of a mansion with the best view but does not have a pool.”
 of 5 bubbles eddya2013, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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