The SpaceAdventure & relaxation with amazing lake breezes on the longest stretch of sandy beach in your PRIVATE one room Beach Cabin which accommodates 2 guests with a double bed, tables, warm water shower, toilet, sink, cooking area & porch OR for up to 5 guests there is an attached large bedroom with an additional double bed, single bed, tables, additional bathroom with warm water shower, toilet and sink, ceiling fans, many screened windows with metal bar protection.
2 Rental Options with 3 night minimum stay and discount for 7 nights:
OPTION 1 - For 2 guests = US$45 per night with 3 night minimum
Private one room Beach Cabin with a double bed, cooking area with gas stove top, small refrigerator/freezer, kitchenware, filtered spring water, many screened windows with metal bar protection and screened door, ceiling fan, reading lights, shelves, natural wood furniture, warm water shower with stone detailing, toilet and sink - ceramic tiled floors. Bedding and towels included. Hammocks for private porch
Option 2: FOR LARGER FAMILIES/GROUPS - ATTACHED PRIVATE BEDROOM with additional bathroom. Accommodates up to 5 guests = US $80 per night with 3 night minimum stay - discount for 7 night stay.
Two Room Beach Cabin includes the one room cabin with cooking area which includes gas stove top, small refrigerator/freezer, sink, blender, coffee percolator, kitchenware as well as double bed, tables, and warm water shower with stone detailing, toilet and sink PLUS the spacious attached bedroom with an additional double bed and a single bed, new bathroom with warm water shower, toilet and sink. There are many screened window with metal bar protection and screened doors, ceiling fans, reading lights, all wood furniture, shelves - ceramic tiled floors. The stone-paved porch is between the 2 bedrooms. Bedding and towels included.
Additionally there is a stone paved porch open to the forest and across from the beach with natural wood furniture and hammocks.
The Beach Cabin only hosts one couple or group at a time for complete privacy & relaxation.
The reservation is a donation towards local educational & environmental projects on Ometepe Island.
Couples may wish to rent both rooms (2nd option) to have more space and comforts.
Minimum 3 night stay - discounts for 7 night, or month long visits - you need time to explore & relax & it takes time to travel to the island.
Unique newly constructed of locally made bricks, varnished tropical hardwoods & stone detailing - clean, simple design with the longest stretch of sandy beach across the road while surrounded by tropical forests with sunrises, sunsets & vistas of both volcanoes.
A small herb garden has been planted and guests are invited to use it.
Note: The Beach Cabin and new bedroom addition is the only accommodation on the property & offers guests privacy - perfect for couples, families/groups.
Your private Beach Cabin is just a few minutes walk to various restaurants & comedors with WiFi, several small grocery shops /produce stalls, including a new handicraft shop next door.
There are lots of activities nearby including mineral springs, petroglyphs, volcano hikes, organic coffee cooperative, beach horseback rides, River Istiam wildlife refuge kayak trip, kite-boarding and San Ramon waterfall hike, canopy zip-line tour, bike, motorcycle, quad-cycle rentals, etc...
The Beach Cabin is easily located on paved roads with public buses & private taxi transportation.
Ometepe Island is an UNESCO Biosphere Reserve with 2 volcanoes - cloud-rain & tropical dry forest Volcano Maderas & recently reactivated Volcano Concepcion, mineral springs, waterfalls, petroglyphs & zoomorphic statues, organic coffee cooperative, indigenous farming & fishing islanders, museums, canopy zip-line tours, kayaking in the River Istiam wildlife refuge, kite-boarding, & beach horseback rides plus so much more.
Linda, our family friend and bilingual neighbor will email you to arrange your reservation in the Beach Cabin & email you helpful information for traveling in Nicaragua & to Ometepe Island plus for border crossing. She will assist you in making arrangements for volcano hikes/guides, tours, activities, recommendations & general information & can arrange your mainland & island taxi transfers or explain public transport options.
Please tell us in your initial inquiry if you have traveled in Central America & speak Spanish also if you are planning on bringing a vehicle & any activities, hikes, tours or if you need any help in planning your adventures.
Linda is very involved in the island community and organizes beach and road clean-ups with local school children and teachers who receive school, art and sports supplies which are donations. Ask Linda about bringing donations of school/sports/art supplies & the used laptop project for island students attending university. She will email you a list with suggestions.
Your donations will make a big difference to these local school children/teachers and families. Linda will share some coconuts & herbs from her gardens & if you bring a good used laptop - she will share some homemade desserts.
A cup of Nicaraguan coffee & a stroll down the beach at sunrise... or a beach sunset with a fresh fruit cocktail with vistas of both volcanoes. Take a swim in the warm shallow waters or try kite-boarding at the school nearby!
The Beach Cabin is located on the main road & Santa Cruz beach with various transportation options including several daily buses (a couple on Sunday), & many private taxis too.
Bicycle, motorcycle, & quad-cycle rentals are easily arranged for creating your own adventures. Also horseback & fishing boat rentals. We can arrange these activities & also your mainland & island taxis.
Next door to Hotel Istiam and Los Cocos Comedor plus nearby are several other restaurants/comedors & various small grocery shops/produce stalls.
Order your meal - have a swim & pick up your meal to enjoy on your private porch!
Fruit & veggie trucks pass by almost daily on the main road & nearby shops sell a variety of grocery/produce items. There are 2 new ATMs just down the road. All banks & larger shops are found in the main port town of Moyogalpa. Guest AccessReserved guests will have access to their Private one room Beach Cabin with bathroom and cooking area, and porch with table, chairs and hammocks. Depending on the number of guests/reservation access will include option 2 with additional bedroom and bathroom. This is the only accommodation on the property and is very private though centrally located on the island with easy access on paved roads between Hotel Istiam & Comedor Los Cocos - near several small grocery shops/produce stalls & various restaurants with WiFi - convenient public & private transportation. Interaction with GuestsThe Beach Cabin is the only accommodations on the property - the owners are islanders and live in Altagracia.
Our bilingual friend, Linda will communicate with English speaking guests during the reservation process, arrival orientation, suggestions & she can arrange transportation, tours & activities.
She lives just a few minutes walk down the beach.
We can arrange your mainland & island transportation & island tours & activities including bike, motorcycle, quad-cycle & horseback ride tours.
Hector & Isabel will also try to meet guests upon arrival or during their stay & plan a unique authentic Nicaraguan experience especially if there is a cultural event or traditional activities.
We all are inspired to offer a unique cultural opportunity to guests so let us know if you are interested in sharing your time with us.
Thank you for supporting our local educational and environmental projects by reserving the Beach Cabin and supporting locally owned businesses & sustainable tourism on Ometepe Island. The NeighborhoodThe Beach Cabin is private with easy accessibility to a variety of adventures in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Out your cabin door - take a swim in the ever changing Lake Cocibolca with its shallow warm waters & a stroll on the longest stretch of sandy beach framed by two volcanoes.
The Beach Cabin is centrally located between Santo Domingo & Volcano Maderas near to many activities including kite-boarding, kayaking, horseback riding, volcano hikes to petroglyphs, lookout & lagoon near the top of Volcano Maderas, mineral springs, zoomorphic statues, San Ramon waterfall, kayaking in the River Istiam wildlife refuge, canopy tour, & museums.
Within a few minutes walk from the Beach Cabin are several small grocery shops/produce stalls & various restaurants/comedors with Wifi, a new handicraft shop, bike, motorcycle, ATV quad-cycle, horse & fishing boat rentals. Public buses & private taxis available on the main road in front of the Beach Cabin. Getting AroundMany daily public buses (a couple on Sundays) also private taxis. Bike, motorcycle, quad-cycle, horse & fishing boat rentals nearby.
We can arrange your transportation on the mainland & island & your activities, & tours. Other Things to NoteOur bilingual friend, Linda will be communicating with guests during the reservation process & email helpful information for traveling in Nicaragua & to Ometepe Island with ferry/boat schedules, banking in Moyogalpa port town, prices, transportation, tours & activities.
She will orientate English-speaking guests upon arrival at the Beach Cabin & offer suggestions for good restaurants nearby & can arrange with guests any tours or activities. Linda has lived on Ometepe Island for over a decade & is very knowledgeable about the island & islanders. She lives just a few minutes walk down the beach.
If you are interested in bringing donations of school supplies or a used good laptop for university students from the island - please contact Linda for suggestions.
Your generosity will be rewarded with fresh coconuts, herbs & possibly veggies or fruits from her gardens & maybe some homemade dessert or fruit juice.