Experience the rugged beauty and charm of Nicaragua from the comfort of a luxury boutique hotel with Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Known as ‘the land of lakes and volcanoes’, this delightful country holds a wealth of surprises from tropical jungles, volcanic nature reserves, historic colonial cities to miles of pristine deserted beaches along its Atlantic and Pacific coastlines.
Luxury city breaks in Nicaragua
Set on immense Lake Nicaragua, explore the city of Granada by horse and carriage for an overall impression of the beautiful colonial architecture and picturesque churches. Visit its wealth of dynamic markets and stunning museums and take a boat trip to Las Isletas, islands in the lake formed by volcanic eruptions. Then, visit the Masaya Volcano. León, with its exciting art scene and impressive cathedral provides a fascinating insight into the cultural heart of Nicaragua and was a focal point during the Sandista Revolution.
Luxury beach holidays in Nicaragua
With two stunning coastlines, Nicaragua has more than its fair share of wonderfully deserted beaches. Enjoy the good surfing on the Pacific coast off Poneloya and Las Peñitas beaches. Visit the Isla Juan Venado Wildlife Reserve, a vital nesting site for Olive Ridley sea turtles and the enchanting Emerald Coast. The Caribbean Coast reflects the Caribbean lifestyle with reggae music and traditional Caribbean cuisine, Go diving and snorkelling in the crystal clear waters off the white sand beaches of the Corn Islands.
Luxury holidays in the Nicuraguan countryside
Discover the spectacular Maribios volcanic chain that runs down the spine of Nicaragua. Try sandboarding down the volcanic ash of Volcán Cerro Negro, just north-east of Leon. Take a canopy tour and go zip-lining through the rainforests of the lowlands or hike through the jungle for glimpses of birds, monkeys and sloths.
Escape to Nicaragua’s Emerald Coast along the Pacific Ocean and stay in a luxury hotel in Guacalito de la Isla with Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Where pristine jungles, rising cliffs, charming fishing villages and sandy beaches unite to provide the ultimate respite in this exclusive part of the world.