Luxury in the cloud forest . . . Main house with 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, living / dining and kitchen facility. Two bunkhouses with a total of 8 rooms (4 queen / 4 double bunks) that sleep 24 guests. Each room with private bath. Gourmet kitchen facility with dining room that seats 40. Private chef available upon request. Butler and gardener on staff at all times. 24 hour security. One of a kind reading room with a view of the mountains and treetops. Warm up by the fireside as you enjoy a glass of wine or smoke a Nicaraguan cigar and watch the sunset. Exquisite gardens and rest areas with hammocks for listening and observing all that nature has to offer in this pristine setting. Enjoy the coffee harvest from November - February and learn where your cup of java comes from as you tour the groves. Take a horseback ride through the property on quiet trails. Hike the mountains in search of the famous Quetzal as well as endless other bird species that call Sta. Maria de Ostuma home. Listen for the rustle of the Agouti in the late afternoon. Sit in a rocking chair on the front porch while you enjoy your cup of coffee each morning - freshly brewed, roasted, and harvested on site. Watch the mist envelope your surroundings in the early morning and afternoon. Enjoy the kitchen garden where organic herbs and vegetables are available to use in the preparation of your meals. Restore the spirit with private yoga instruction upon request. The possibilities are endless as we make your stay at Sta. Maria de Ostuma unforgettable. You will find yourself wanting to return again and again. Day tours are available to Cañon de Somoto, Lake Apanas (bass fishing), Las Playitas (duck hunting), and the city of Matagalpa. We can connect with local tour operators that will facilitate these journeys to Nicaragua's unique attractions. Our property is the only one of it's kind in Matagalpa and offers those seeking the ultimate in privacy a rare opportunity to experience life in the cloud forest on a working coffee farm. We eagerly await your arrival!
Perfect setting for family reunions, intimate weddings, yoga retreats . . .
- english, spanish
- Calendar last updated:
- Nov 15, 2018
About Marcia Salazar
Our background is in agriculture and education. We hold degrees in ornamental horticulture and leadership from University of Florida and Duquesne University. Bi-cultural family that has traveled extensively, is fully bilingual, and has experienced life both in the U.S. and Nicaragua.
Marcia Salazar purchased this Lodge in 2000
Why Marcia Salazar chose Matagalpa
The property has been family owned for five generations and was once home to Central America's first mountain hotel. Our branch of the family purchased the home in order to restore it to its original splendor and create a private retreat for our family and friends.
What makes this Lodge unique
Private, secure setting that provides you with an escape from the routine of everyday life - you will be truly refreshed after your stay at Sta. Maria de Ostuma.
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 4:00 PM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.