one of the best communal kitchen setups i've seen in my travels. we stayed for only 4 nights but the chilled environment, laid back and helpful staff, and the great people we met here made it feel like he had been there for weeks. no questions asked, the only place i'd stay in Leon.
- Also Known As:
- Hostal La Tortuga Booluda Hotel
- Hostal La Tortuga Booluda Hotel Leon
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Located in the center of the city of Leon, Hostal Tortuga Booluda offers a relaxing atmosphere, comfortable beds, free pancake breakfast, free organic coffee, free internet, a complete book exchange, house guitars, self-service bar, and more. Tortuga Booluda (The Lazy Turtle) is the perfect place to stay if you are looking to get to know the city of Leon, and live the nica lifestyle - La vida nica awaits you. We have 7 private rooms (3 w/private bath, 4 w/shared bath) and one dorm room, with comfortable beds, good ventilation, and big lockers to organize your gear. If you are interested in studying Spanish, we can set you up with private classes with an experienced professor right here in the hostel. And, if you like to cook, you will feel right at home here. At La Tortuga Booluda, we have a fully equipped kitchen for you to use. We also offer breakfast and traditional Nicaraguan meals upon request. ... more less