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Arenas Beach Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the type of property that seats in an underdeveloped island. Don't expect to come to corn island and find The W or Hilton. We had our expectations straight and the hotel overall is the best of the island with the most beautiful and calm beach. We visited the entire island by horse and later on a golf cart...

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Thank you for your review and for staying with us. We apologize that we did not meet your expectations. We let you know during check in that the hotel was fully booked with a large corporate group and 26 rooms where checking out all at once. Normally that is not the case but it did cause a delay. We apologized...

Dennison, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We just returned from 5 nights at Arenas Beach Hotel. I can't say enough great things about it. The staff was EXCELLENT. They were so helpful and friendly. They really made our stay so much more enjoyable. Stanley would great us and notice if we were gone during the day. I want to go back just to visit him! We...

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Thank you very much for your review, and for spending your vacation with us! It just makes us feel so great as a team when our guests leave with such a wonderful experience..its what we strive for. Stanley also read your review and wanted to say hi, thank you, and that he will be right here waiting for your return!...

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Really, really great hotel in wonderful location on the best beach on the island. When we checked in we were a bit disappointed not to be allocated a cabin room .... until we saw our huge room in the main part of the hotel with a large balcony, which was very quiet. This is to be recommended. Ok, so the...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled you had such a wonderful experience. We are also very excited to open our new ocean-front Restaurant and Boat Bar soon..stay tuned and hope to see you back! Arenas Beach Management

Englewood, Florida, United States
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The bungalows are small but comfortable and obviously in various stages of updating. The hammocks on the porches are the best aspect. The bathroom was very small as was the only mirror and no closet. The shower was adequate but given the message to conserve water it took 5 minutes for our shower to provide hot water. They have a...

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Thank Judy S
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We appreciate your review and look forward to making some of those recommended improvements as we update the bungalows. We are also very excited to open our brand new restaurant and boat bar right on the beach, this will be the ultimate dining experience on the Caribbean. Hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Mr. Mike

Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The perfect place to relax and get away from it all on idyllic island in the Caribbean. We were there not long after hurricane Otto and the weather was still pretty changeable but on the beach under a hut you don't care how hard it rains when you can just sit and watch. The restaurant had a good choice of...

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Thank you very very much for your review and for being our guests. We strive hard to provide exceptional experiences, fresh delicious food, and kind professional service. Our staff is proud to share their pristine island home with you and hope to see you again very soon. Take Care, Arenas Beach Management

Sherbrooke, Canada
Reviewed 1 December 2016

ALERT ALERT If you ideal in traveling is to pay overating price, swim among garbage and doing nothing. Than you find the perfect place. Really i cant see the point the go the the corn island. Its ugly, the beach are rocky the hotel way overated. For example : I spent two nights in arenas for 100.00 dollars per night....

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We appreciate you taking time to write a review and are never proud to hear of a bad experience. We understand your frustration about running out of sugar and make sure to have a large back up now for when the supplies ships are cancelled like that. We have one of the most pristine beaches in the world, and there...

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

To start on the outside it does have all you would want, clean rooms (with thin walls) great location, hot water (after 5 min of cold), and a decent overpriced restaurant. But what it lacks is friendlier forward service. Just about everything you need, (beach towel, baggage service,drinks on the beach) you must ask for everything. Sadly they don't offer...

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Thanks for taking time to write a review. We have considered and appreciate your feedback. We have worked hard over the past 2 months to address some of the issues that you mentioned, such as making change, drinks on the beach, the restaurant hours, and service. We do hope you will come back and see the many improvements, along with...

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best place in corn island wather is so clear. Wind is perfect. Bar near by the sand is perfect. Just relax and enjoy the wather. Restoran just open 7 am not before. Room clean nice and good location

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We feel the same way about our beautiful beach hotel and are so happy you had a wonderful experience. Our restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and our boat bar serves cocktails all day, until 9pm. We look forward to seeing you again very soon! Management...

Bagram, Afghanistan
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Arenas Beach Hotel is across from a perfect beach and if you time your visit to the beach right, you can grab one of the lounge chairs with an umbrella, but when the hotel is full, there are not enough chairs and umbrellas set up to accommodate all guests. The hotel's restaurant has a limited menu that doesn't vary or...

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Thank you very much for your review. We work hard to create amazing experiences for our guests and have taken into consideration your feedback. We are currently updating the rooms, and addressing the noise and common area issues. We are also building a brand new restaurant on the beach, along with a new and improved boat bar! Stay tuned for...

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Arenas Beach Hotel in Corn Island is Clean, has all the amenities you need; wifi, hairdryer, clean towels, beach front cabanas, friendly staff, and so much more. I highly recommend this hotel for your stay in Corn Island.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Arenas Beach Hotel

Address: Southwest of Corn Island, Nicaragua (Formerly Cesar Beach Hotel)
Region: Nicaragua > Southern Atlantic Autonomous Region > Corn Islands > Big Corn Island
Price Range: ₹ 8,574 - ₹ 14,793 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Arenas Beach Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“Loved the bungalows with the porches. We had the one closest to the beach and it had a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles dfrandrup, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the front of the buildings have windows on a common porch, so no privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles CeciliaB624, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“there are none”
 of 5 bubbles petermL9279QH, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the main buildings the cabins get creepy at night”
 of 5 bubbles RyanF861, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the cottage. All the cottages looked similarly located.”
 of 5 bubbles MaudeM706, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
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