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Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recently just spent a week at Pelican Eyes. The entire trip was enjoyable, but Elizabeth, the yoga instructor, really made the trip for me. She is friendly, helpful, and one of the best teachers I've ever studied under. The grounds are beautiful and the service is great. I would definitely recommend it!

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family of five stayed here for a week in March 2017. Several factors contributed to the poor rating, but mainly the noise of the place made this a very unrelaxing stay. A very large construction project going on right next door meant hammering and machine tools every weekday morning at 7 a.m., and continuing throughout the day. No coverings...

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were able to use the infinity pool, eat, drink and watch the sunset across the bay, without staying in the hotel. Dinner wonderful. Service by the pool excellent and responsive to our requirements.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wrote a positive review on Pelican Eyes a few years ago. I stand by that review and will add more here. The close to town, but separated location, is ideal. You have the best of both worlds. There are exclusive Nicaragua Luxury Hotels but they are remote and disconnect you from local culture. At Pelican Eyes you can have...

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Managua, Nicaragua
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pelican Eyes is a gorgeous resort. Stunning setting, looking out over the beautiful bay of Sun Juan del Sur, with three infinity pools and two bar/restaurants, each with tremendous views. My family had a fantastic six night vacation here, and would give it a strong recommendation on most aspects. The resort of Pelican Eyes is not top-range, but being in...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing views, wonderful service....be ready to conquer a lot of steps. Beautiful views from the pool at the top of the resort. Good 2 for 1 drinks...made with lots of care. Helpful staff across the board. Rooms are huge!

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Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pelican Eyes is not only a beautiful resort destination, but an ideal place to host a dream wedding. I was a bit nervous to plan a destination wedding as I thought details would slip through the cracks and I would be disappointed. I couldn't have been more wrong! Joel Lennon was an absolute delight to work with and ensured me...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Nicaragua for my second time this year and stayed at the wonderful Pelican Eyes hotel. THE BEST! The views are amazing, the pools are fantastic and the food is to die for. A must stay when visiting San Juan Del Sur. I will 100% be back!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pelican Eyes is an amazing place to have a wedding. They help you with the planning and every single detail from start to finish. Our guests had a wonderful time..they loved the villas, view, food...and the helpful staff. Joel Lennon, the resort's wedding planner, was easy to reach while I was in Boston. Our wedding reception was a success because...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Pelican Eyes Resort for a week in February and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. This resort was quiet, away from the hustle of downtown San Juan, and quite comfortable. We stayed in the second phase of the development in a 1 BR studio and it was quite large, clean, with comfortable beds and incredible, sweeping, ocean views....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Cuisines: 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: $266 - $450 (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
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#1 Spa Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#3 Green Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#6 On the Beach Hotel in San Juan del Sur
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Juan del Sur
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“Rooms closer to the reception have less stairs ...however they views from those rooms are breathtaking!”
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“If you don't like stairs ask to stay in a room or villa close to the main restaurant.”
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