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Surfing Turtle hostels offer a fun vacation experience with two beautiful locations in Nicaragua’s northwest region.  The hostels strike a perfect balance between a lively atmosphere and experiencing the natural beauty of Nicaragua.


Daily Beach Shuttle

$3 per person each way.
Leon pick-up: 11:30 am from Surfing Turtle Leon
Poneloya pick-up: 1 pm from “Chepe’s Bar” (Surfing Turtle Lodge)


Beach Lodge

The Lodge is a solar powered off-the-grid hostel situated along a secluded beach on Los Brasiles, with amazing views of Central America’s ocean to the west and volcanoes to the east. Close to the historic city of Leon.
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Leon Hostel

The hostel is located in the heart of the historic city of Leon, Nicaragua. Surfing Turtle Leon is a colonial building located three blocks from the Central Cathedral, and a short drive to the beach where Surfing Turtle Lodge is located.
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