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Linda Guest House

Main Road - Beach, Santa Cruz, Ometepe Island, Nicaragua


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Property Information:

2 Unique Private Beach Guest Houses with kitchens with 50% prepaid deposit via wire transfer.

Linda Guest House:
Beach Casita in Santa Cruz - US $85 - 3 night minimum for 2 guests
Bella Beach House in Santa Cruz -US $160 per night - 3 night minimum for 5 guests. The rental amount is a donation towards our educational/environmental island projects.

All rentals are in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve on Ometepe Island in Lake Cocibolca in Nicaragua with 2 hike-able volcanoes with waterfalls, mineral springs, kayaking in the River Istiam wildlife refuge, prehistoric petroglyphs & zoomorphic statues, organic coffee cooperative, indigenous fishing and farming, history and money museums and so much more!

There is a lot to do and see on Ometepe Island and we offer lots of pre-travel information and assistance with tours, activities and transportation too.

Linda Guest House = 2 Beach Guest House Options:
Beach Casita for 2 guests is a unique small house with a bedroom with a double bed, lounge, kitchen and bathroom with warm water showers,
The Beach Casita = US$85 per night / 3 night minimum

Bella Beach House for up to 5 guests with 2 main floor bedrooms (one with a double bed and one with a single bed) also on the main floor is a lounge with a single bed and Cable TV, kitchen and separate toilet and warm water shower, upstairs is a single bed, 4 way vista and balcony.
The Main Beach House = US$160 per night for 5 guests / 3 night minimum

Both houses have lots of arched screened windows and doors, natural varnished wood, ceiling fans, reading lights and the kitchens can be stocked with the basics for cooking with advance notice. Laundry services available.
The beach houses are surrounded by lush tropical organic gardens and a volcanic rock wall for privacy with just a step to the longest stretch of sandy beach with lots of activities nearby including the petroglyphs, mineral springs, kayak trip, etc.
We invite guests to sample from the organic gardens, offer complementary filtered spring water and with a 4 night stay - homemade desserts.
We have a new clay tiled roof rancho with hammocks, rocking chairs and tables for relaxing meals and siestas outside and we offer beach chairs.

Santa Cruz is reached on paved roads by several public buses daily and there are several small shops and various restaurants along with WiFi cafes - also there are private taxis, bike, motorcycle, fishing boat and horseback rentals nearby.
There is a lot to do nearby and we can help orientate you on transportation, activities and tours.
Near Balgue is the Finca Magdalena organic coffee cooperative, prehistoric petroglyphs and start of the hike to the lookout and lagoon near the top of Volcano Maderas, also the river and natural pools.
Enjoy the island pace of life and take a bilingual tour to learn more about Nica farming, fishing, sports, cultural events and history - hike, bike, boat, horseback ride thru the natural wonders of this magical island.

Contact Linda to arrange your advance rental - limited banking on the island and only in the main town of Moyogalpa - we only accept Cordobas or US dollars in smaller denominations (no torn/taped or marked bills).
Reservations require a 50% prepaid deposit via wire transfer.

Ometepe Island has many rural farming communities with only 2 main towns = Moyogalpa and Altagracia. There are 3 port towns including the 2 larger main towns and San Jose del Sur.
Most tourists travel to San Jorge port on the mainland near Rivas to take a ferry or smaller passenger boat to Ometepe Island - the crossing takes 1 hour.
There are lots of shared taxi vans waiting at all the ports and several public buses which travel to Santa Cruz.
Do not make your Ometepe taxi reservations or tours at the port in San Jorge.

Once you make your reservation we send you lots of helpful information for traveling in Nicaragua and to Ometepe Island with ferry/boat schedules, banks, pricing, transportation, activities and tours info, etc...
All profits go to donations for our educational and environmental island projects including for school supplies and assisting local teachers and

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    Linda is a great host! She knows the island......and is connected to everything going on. She is a valuable resource.
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  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 7 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Upon reservation you will immediately receive an email from Linda requesting a deposit of 50% of your rental which completed by a wire transfer via Western Union. Cancellation policy is 1 week prior to arrival. Flexible check-in and check-out times by pre-arrangement. Ometepe Island is a unique island filled with indigenous hard working people dedicated to agriculture & tourism. They carved many statues and petroglyphs which can still be seen in sitio. Linda Guest House - 2 private Beach Houses with kitchens, screened windows, warm showers,step to the longest stretch of sandy beach. For 2 guests = private Beach Casita - For 5 guests = Main Beach House. 3 night minimum stay and 50% deposit required via wire transfer. No smoking or animals in any guest houses.

Linda Guest House Located at Main Road - Beach, Santa Cruz, Ometepe Island.
Linda Guest House
Ometepe Island Main Road - Beach, Santa Cruz
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11.4915059 -85.5406451
Linda Guest House
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