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Buena Onda Beach Resort

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  • Excellent84%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother and I stayed a week in late Jan 2018. What an incredible journey! The all-inclusive package was beyond our expectations. Accommodations were ideal, food great, staff very attentive, and we just felt like we were completely at home but in an amazing beach...More

Thank DBerman111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently had the opportunity to visit Buena Onda as part of a training program I was attending. I had to think of the commercial that says “want to get away?” Well if you do, this place is getting away! It will take about 2...More

Thank Tomas M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here Jan 13th-18th 2018 after researching the hotel through trip adviser in October. The hotel is first-rate, with a lovely pool, and clean, modern, comfortable, and spacious rooms. The service was excellent, with Chris being available at all times to meet our needs...More

Thank ontariogroup
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little gem was the perfect place to stay on the beach in Nicaragua. I stayed at 3 places in Popoyo on Playa Sanatana area and this was by far the best! Lovely pool area, nice and quiet and a beautiful Palapa restaurant with wonderful...More

Thank CaptainMike77
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Buena Onda was a great spot for me and my girlfriend. Came here 9 years ago and A LOT has changed. They did a great job building the place up from a small hotel on the beach to the amazing beach resort/hotel it is now....More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$103 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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jmeleelangdon
10 April 2016|
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Response from Arnjensurfers10 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry it took me so long to answer I just saw i this question. There is a couple of small restaurants (ma and po) but food is alright! There's also the Mag Rock about 30 mins walk or $10 motortaxi ride round trip. Mag... More
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jab2067
20 March 2016|
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Response from Donald R M | Reviewed this property |
Yes Buena Onda will arrange for a driver. It takes a good two hours. I have arranged my own transport and in fact used an English speaking driver (Nicaraguan married to an American) who has driven for Buena Onda. He charged... More
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ChrisStalker
11 February 2015|
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Response from Donald R M | Reviewed this property |
Buena Onda has specials on their daily menu but a ten minute walk away right on the beach is Villa Jiquelite which has excellent food at best prices in the entire area. Top bargain is their all dressed hamburger at $5 with... More
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Room Tips
"Opt for one of the on-site villas."
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"Depending on the season, try and grab a room with a crossbreeze from the offshore winds"
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"Deluxe rooms are a good size, we had one large double and one single bed"
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"we stayed in one of the house villas-- really awesome, clean and private! beds were comfy, too!"
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