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Recent San Juan Del Sur reviews
A Surfer's Paradise ... and a Beautiful, Simple Home
"We LOVED Casa Maderas y Olas!! We stayed there for 1 month during July of 2014, and found it to be very clean, simple, and beautifully decorated. We enjoyed the hard wood floors that kept sand to a minimum and cleaning a breeze. The washer was nice to have since we didn't bring much with us and needed to keep our clothes clean also.
The king size beds were comfy and we liked that the two bedrooms were on opposite ends of the house for privacy. The large balcony overlooking the trees was a great place to relax after surfing, and the hammocks were awesome! Plenty of room for everyone to spread out!
The kitchen was fully stocked with supplies for cooking, so we were able to save a lot of money cooking at home. Conveniently located only 20min from San Juan Del Sur, we enjoyed going into town for groceries and nightlife when the mood struck, as well as walking to our favorite pizza place- Munchies Bluues, which has the BEST pizza and atmosphere in Nica!
For surfers, the location is perfect. Very close to Playa Maderas, offering waves for all levels of surfing, and very consistent surf. Small eateries are also there, so it was nice to grab some snacks and drinks after a great session.
Overall, it was one of the best places we've stayed in our travels throughout Central America, and we can't wait to come back again soon ! Tony (property manager) was very helpful, answering any questions we had and making sure we were comfortable, and the caretaker that lived on property was VERY nice and helpful also. He even let us share his power outlet to charge our computers, as well as store our cold items in his refrigerator when the power went out occasionally (very common in Nicaragua).
Excellent surf within walking distance... a comfy and beautiful home to relax in... in a welcoming and safe country. Who could ask for more?!!
Casa Maderas y Olas?? We loved it!"
Guest: sandra o.Date of Stay: July 2014Review Submitted: February 12, 2015
"Five women spent 4 wonderful days in San Juan del Sur and found this beautiful villa to be the perfect place for us. We had access to the quiet beach town with all the restaurants and activities within walking distance. The security provided restful nights. We were welcomed by Keith and his staff, meals were wonderful and if we had not been touring other cities in Nicaragua we would have loved to stay all 11 days here. Enjoy....you won't be disappointed!"
Guest: AZDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: March 30, 2015
"We originally wanted to stay at CASAMARI, however some of our family could not join us. Maritiza offered us a two bedroom condo as an alternative on the ground floor of this property. It was a perfect solution. Mari kept the communication and arrangements ahead of time so we felt secure in vacation stay. Upon arrival, Raul was there to greet us and show us around. The small condo was just fine for us (husband and his parents). The property is located just up a few streets from town, great for walking around, going to dinner...we felt very safe. The condo had everything we needed...mainly air conditioning! We sat outside by the pool, enjoying the view. There were two other condo's downstairs...one with a lovely couple and another unit with a lady that would not say hello or smile. I was originally reluctant to rent with three units downstairs and one upstairs sharing the pool, but really we did not see other tenants much during our stay. The upstairs three bedroom unit was really nice, I would want to stay there next time I visit SJDS. This location really is perfect for being close to town."
Guest: JulieDate of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: February 19, 2015
"Everything about Villas Playa Maderas is AMAZING.
We travel every year taking a month getaway, and our rule is we will never go to the same place twice... BUT this will be the exception to the rule. We most definitely will be returning!
The view is stunning, it's a short 2 minute walk to the beach along a private path, the infinity pool at sunset is to die for but what makes Villas Playa Maderas stand above any other place is the staffo. Without the wonderful team it wouldn't have the same energy of a home away from home.
Right from the time of booking Richardo personally called to confirm dates and to see if we needed anything else arranged.
Roberto and Maryleth live just about villa #1&2 and will take the very best care of you-they are the sweetest people you will ever meet- they take huge pride in that they do. I highly recommend getting Maryleth to make your meals, she's an amazing cook!
The 24 hour security team at the villas are great. This is the safest we have ever felt travelling, and when travelling with children you can't put a price on that.
We highly recommend Villas Playa Maderas to anyone travelling to Nicarugua! It's a place that can not be missed!"
Guest: West CoastDate of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: February 4, 2015