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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 21/02/02 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 21/02/02 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

About

#11 of 29 hotels in San Juan del Sur
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Alcazar is a beautiful boutique hotel featuring nine custom designed suites, each with its own unique personality. Totally renovated and updated in 2012, we are located just steps from the Pacific Ocean in the charming fishing village of San Juan Del Sur. Enjoy the aromas of the tropical off shore breezes and famous Latin American sunsets, unbelievable!Step back in time as you travel to San Juan Del Sur about two hours from Managua's international airport. You will pass through small villages, fields of sugar cane, groves of papaya and plantain trees and pass ox carts carrying products to local markets as they have done for hundreds of years. ALCAZARING-Al-ca'-zahr-ing(al-kuh-zahr-ing) verb: indulgent relaxation on our open air balconies or beaches while enjoying your favorite beverage as the sun slow sets. Nestle into the comfort of your suite with generous ocean view balconies furnished for comfort, conversation and total relaxation. Our staff is local and attentive to helping you enjoy your stay in as relaxed or as adventurous mode as you desire. Alcazar features stone graced walls accented with exotic woods from the local surroundings. Baths are detailed with handmade ceramic tiles, basins and fixtures. Services and facilities include: Swimming pool, laundry service, in room spa services, bi-lingual staff, full concierge services and tour organization. Lose yourself in a hideaway world of first-class comfort and service set within classic, sophisticated architecture graced with state of the art comforts, artfully nestled among beautiful features, handmade from nothing but the finest materials that Nicaragua has to offer. Please come stay with us...You will return with your friends!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Beach
Fishing
Airport transportation
Massage
Wifi
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Concierge
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Desk
Private balcony
Safe
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Room types
Ocean view
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Modern
Mid-range
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish

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Kennrae wrote a review Feb 2020
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We had a great time at Hotel Alcazar! The staff was so helpful and friendly, they helped coordinate surprises for my birthday and did a wonderful job. The room and view were beautiful and loved that it's right across from the beach. And if you need a break from the sun, the pool area is great! We would recommend to anyone looking for a nice place to stay in San Juan Del Sur!
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Sandra S wrote a review Jan 2020
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We loved our stay at Hotel Alcazar and this wonderful place is perfectly located by the water in San Juan Del Sur - the view we had from our balcony was incredible. It's clean, the breakfast is local and very tasty, the staff friendly and helpful, the room spacious and the garden with the pool is super cozy. We can highly recommend you to stay in Hotel Alcazar!
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Room Tip: The rooms with balcony are great!
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Thomas wrote a review Nov 2019
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Stayed night of 23rd Nov. Took ten minutes for the night manager to open main door as he was too busy filling a carrier bag full of food from the kitchen. They have coffee cups, spoons and kettles in the rooms but they dont supply coffee or milk even when you pay 140 euros per night. Room TV's are very small and are at least 20 years old. Would not stay here again if it was free.
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from GteHotelAlcazar, Manager at Hotel Alcazar
Responded 03 Dec 2019
Dear Thomas, We kindly ask you to forward your comment to the right hotel, we have no records of your stay with us. Please notice that we are located in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua and nor the picture taken nor the rate or amenities you describe belong to our hotel or rooms. Greetings from Nicaragua!
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Bren6609 wrote a review Sep 2019
Elizabeth City, North Carolina14 contributions9 helpful votes
My husband and I just returned from a 2 night stay at this hotel and we are so glad that we stayed here. From the moment we walked in Alfredo was accommodating, informative and obliging. We will definitely make this our "go to" hotel in SJDS and will recommend it to friends and family when they travel there. The only thing to be aware of the noise in this part of town on a Saturday night.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Room Tip: Rooms with sea view are worth the extra cost.
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Sarah Rebecca wrote a review Aug 2019
NYC 4 contributions
We stayed at Alcazar for three nights and loved every minute. The rooms were clean, simple and pretty, and we had a gorgeous spacious balcony overlooking the beach. We had a flat screen TV, with a few english movie channels, and great air conditioning, the bed was also really nice, as was the decor in general. You could not get a better location in San Juan Del Sur, right across from the beach, so you can watch those pretty sunsets, and a stones throw from all the great restaurants (We especially loved Dale Pues, around the corner). The staff were kind and helpful, especially Alfredo! If you are planning on visiting San Juan del Sur, Hotel Alcazar is your absolute best bet!
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Date of stay: August 2019
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PRICE RANGE
US$90 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
NicaraguaRivas DepartmentSan Juan del Sur
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Alcazar
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Alcazar?
Nearby attractions include Latin American Spanish School (0.4 km), San Juan del Sur Beach (0.3 km), and The Art Warehouse (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Alcazar?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Alcazar?
Guests can enjoy a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Alcazar?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Alcazar?
Conveniently located restaurants include Dale Pues, The Beach House Nicaragua, and Simon Says Smoothie Bar.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel Alcazar?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool during their stay.
Does Hotel Alcazar have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Hotel Alcazar offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Hotel Alcazar located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of San Juan del Sur.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel Alcazar?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Does Hotel Alcazar have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.