We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
2017/12/24 2017/12/25
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    La Mariposa Spanish School and Eco Hotel

    De la Cancha, 200 metros al sur, 50 al este | San Juan de la Concepcion, Masaya, Nicaragua
    Hotel website
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017/12/24 2017/12/25
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in MasayaSee available hotels in Masaya
    Traveller (313)
    Dining (55)
    Room & Suite (50)
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “learn spanish” (49 reviews)
    “local community” (60 reviews)
    “home stay” (39 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a ReviewReviews (453)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 442 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy real Nicaragua, learn spanish, and support a very worthy grass-roots cause. We've been extremely lucky to see the great work being done by La Mariposa first-hand as Spanish students this past week. We are humbled by and so...More

    Thank Jennynarayani
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I had a wonderfull time in la mariposa! I visit the school in september. Good education, Nice environment, good food: an amazing time!! Also the activities were very Nice. Thanks! I could suggest anyone to visit this place!

    Thank liselotte2
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I'd recommend this place to absolutely everyone and anyone. Young, old, solo, couples, families. I can't fault a thing. There's a different excursion every day that is included in the price. There's also the Spanish lessons which, I only did one of but I learned...More

    Thank Abbie Q
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    This was my first solo trip. I heard about la Mariposa Spanish school by an unknown recommdation from someone on the lonely planet. My first impression by the website was wow!. When I arrived it was more than WOW! The school is well run, the...More

    Thank Louanne W
    Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

    I loved everything at La Mariposa. The social projects are amazing and the environmental aspects of the hotel are great. I met a ton of fantastic, like-minded people. The atmosphere here is great. You should come here.

    Thank Lynnette D
    Hotel con Corazon
    679 reviews
    #1 of 45 hotels in Granada
    25 km
    Hotel Plaza Colon
    1 057 reviews
    #2 of 45 hotels in Granada
    24,9 km
    Hyatt Place Managua
    554 reviews
    #1 of 50 hotels in Managua
    18,4 km
    Hilton Princess Managua
    690 reviews
    #2 of 50 hotels in Managua
    21,3 km
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Location
    • Nicaragua >
    • Masaya Department >
    • Masaya
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (313)
    Dining (55)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (264)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby Restaurants
    Restaurante El Filete
    21 reviews
    8.99 km away
    La Nani Cafe
    65 reviews
    10.02 km away
    Cafe du Parc
    77 reviews
    9.93 km away
    Hotel Hacienda San Pedro
    9 reviews
    4.98 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Masaya Volcano National Park
    1 094 reviews
    4.39 km away
    Backpackers on Bikes Day Tours
    14 reviews
    5.57 km away
    Museo del Parque Volcan De Masaya
    84 reviews
    4.39 km away
    Masaya Volcano
    14 reviews
    4.38 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    9 November 2016|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from paulettelamariposa | Property representative |
    Dear Christine This is Paulette, the director of La Mariposa. It is important to be clear what we are talking about! Chagas does not exist here nor has there been a case of malaria for 15 years. La Concha, population over... More
    13 February 2016|
    Response from Marc A |
    Hi Teri, Paulette doesn't do the day-to-day administration of booking, she has a team of people doing that for her. They can be reached at lamariposaspanishschool06@gmail . com Enjoy!
    Room Tips
    "The eco-room is next to the monkies and the tucans, so you will feel a part of the jungle!"
    Read review
    "Stay with a host family, it is a great way to learn more Spanish and more about the community!"
    Read review
    "Eco hotel or homestay ..."
    Read review
    "Stay with a host family!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing