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    Surf Ranch Hotel & Resort

    Empalme de El Valle, 991.5 m al Este, San Juan del Sur 47008, Nicaragua
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good17%
    • Average11%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible16%
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    “swim up bar” (22 reviews)
    “climbing wall” (11 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 265 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We booked our stay in advance, before our central America trip, but called in to try and cancel as they had many negative review lately. We were not able to cancel so decided to give it a try. I do not know why the negative...More

    Thank abytaylor
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    During our vacation in san juan del sur, we stayed mostly in town, but then it was too noisy so we decided to check out this hotel. It is a little ways out of town, maybe 5 minutes away? What a great place. We stayed...More

    Thank denverjohnny584
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    When I first arrived, the lady at the front desk had a terrible attitude and we had issues with our room right when we entered. The TVs and internet was not working and the floors in the bathroom was filthy. There was mold and mildew...More

    Thank deweybear
    Response from lukeboychuk, Owner at Surf Ranch Hotel & ResortResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us at the Surf Ranch. As you can see we get bad reviews during the holidays due to all rooms being 100% booked out. We have started on renovating all rooms as of last week, to not have...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    DO NOT STAY HERE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES! We had an amazing 2 weeks traveling in Nicaragua, staying at some incredibly fantastic places. San Juan del Sur was our last stop. Most of the hotels online were booked up when I booked (late). I opted for...More

    Thank Mark L
    Response from lukeboychuk, Owner at Surf Ranch Hotel & ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us, I appreciate your concerns, but I would like to take this time to clarify everything. 1. Yes, for your dates, you booked an all inclusive package with the room in advance. We explained to you that if...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Fortunately we just spent one night at this run down place. Upon our arrival we noticed that they are pretty badly organized. They didn't have our reservation in the system and we showed them the confirmation email and it took them quit a while to...More

    1  Thank Emi M
    Response from lukeboychuk, Owner at Surf Ranch Hotel & ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us over New Years, what a crazy but amazing time of year! I appreciate your concerns, but let me clarify below. 1. Upon your arrival, you checked in with a different name than your online reservation, but I...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$60 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Nicaragua >
    • Rivas Department >
    • San Juan del Sur
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    "Get a deluxe condo....also the billiards table seemed to be where we spent a lot of time, and the swim up bar."
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    "get a deluxe condo!"
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    "villas or condos"
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