We love living here. Enjoy the breathtaking sunsets, take a dip in the pool only steps away from your door. Observe the small Motmot’s (Los Guarda Barrancos) - the National Bird of Nicaragua, Hummingbirds and listen to the Howler Monkeys .
This 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment is located in a quiet neighborhood, called Bavaria Pequeña overlooking Nacascolo Bay. In walking distance to San Juan del Sur Center (10 – 15 min.).
It is part of a newly built home with a private entrance next to the 30’ x 9’ pool. It has all what you can expect from a comfortable rental home.
You will find a nice living area to watch TV or relax with a fully equipped kitchen to cook your best seafood feast. The bedroom has one Queen Size Bed and a bunk bed, a beautiful bathroom with good size shower and hot water. Both of the rooms have Air condition.
Free Wi-Fi and Satellite TV will keep you connected to the rest of the world if you need. ( This doesn't apply to long term rentals}
This beautiful brand new home has 3 rental units. All guest have access to the pool and garden. We have a BBQ for your use at the pool area. Parking for cars is off road and bikes inside the property. For help to do laundry please ask the housekeeper to use the washing machine.
Interaction with guests
Since I work from home, I'm mostly close by.
I will provide you with my phone number, so you can call me. We are available to assist you with help from 9 am – 5 pm. For emergency you can call us at any time. The phone number you will find in the information folder at the desk. Don Juan is taking care of the gardens and the pool.
Other things to note
Nicaragua is one of the countries with the highest prices for electricity. We decided to make it your choice, how much electricity you use. Every apartment has his own electric meter, so by check out, you will get charged 30 cent of a dollar x kWh.
Welcome to our apartment LOS GUARDA BARRANCOS. We love to share our home with you and hope, you will have an enjoyable stay. We came to Nicaragua in 1990 and live here constantly since 1998.
This house has been finished in 2016 and furnished to be as comfortable as possible and we would appreciate that you treat it with some TLC ( Tender Loving Care), just as you would your own.
We put some helpful information together for you and recommend to take the time to read them.
Check in (After 2 pm, unless otherwise agreed): Please make yourself at home. We will come by to make sure, everything is okay, answer any question you might have and collect any money due.
Check out (Check out time is at 11 am, unless otherwise discussed): We will do our best to accommodate you if you request a late check out. Please wait for us for the check- out procedure to look up everything shortly before you leave.
Security Deposit: There is a security deposit of 200.00 US$ due with check in ( cash), this will be returned to you by check out, if there isn't any damage to the apartment and nothing missing.
A/C: During your stay, please do your best to turn off the A/C units when you leave a room and keep windows and doors shut as the A/C is running. We greatly appreciate you cooperation.
Internet: you will find the Wi-Fi password on top of the router. NEVER reset the router. If there is no internet, unplug, wait 10 seconds and plug in again. If you still have problems, call Kerstin.
Cell Phone: If you need, we will provide a Cell phone for your use. You can load it in any Movistar shop in town. The Phone number is on a sticker on the back of the phone. Our phone number is also in the phone if you need anything.
Cleaning: Cleaning will be provided before your arrival. If you like additional cleaning please let us know. The additional cost will be 10 US$/ cleaning. Depending on her schedule the house keeper may come between 9am and 1pm.
Purified Water: we will provide you with the first five gallon bottles of purified water by check in.
Stove: Be aware that the stove/ oven is gas. You can ignite the stove top and oven using a match or lighter. If the stove isn’t working the propane tank run out. Please let us know and we will change it.
Shared areas: There are maybe guest at the other apartment. Our pool, laundry area and parking will be accessible to them too. Leave all clean, ready to use for the next.
Please consider other people living in the house and our neighbors, keep the noise down, especially after 9pm.
Pool: Please use the outdoor shower before using the pool. Don’t take any glass/ - bottles to the pool. Make sure to not leave kids unattended.
BBQ: Feel free to use our propane gas BBQ, but please leave all clean for our other guest and shut of the gas tank after using. Place any garbage or food after you leaving the BBQ area in the garbage bin.
Beach towels: Please keep track of your towels and Beach towels. Don’t take other towels to the pool or the beach. If towels go missing, we charge 20US$/ towel.
Garbage disposal: Please take all garbage on daily bases to the garbage bin outside next to the parking lot.
Use Caution: If you aren’t completely comfortable in the ocean please don’t swim alone. At different times of the year, hazard can include strong riptides, undertows, large waves, stingrays and jellyfish.
San Juan del Sur is a safe community like everywhere in the world. Use common sense, look your doors at night and don’t leave any valuables outside the house. Also, take only what you really need to the beach. Don’t leave your camera or other valuables unattended at the beach or in restaurants.
ATM: In San Juan del Sur are now several ATM. In your information folder you find a map, where to find them.
ENJOY YOUR STAY AND RETURN AGAIN OR RECOMMEND LOS GUARDA BARRANCOS TO ANY FRIEND AND FAMILY!
HAVE A WONDERFUL VACATION. THANK YOU FOR CHOOSING OUR HOME TO SPEND YOUR HOLIDAY!
from Germany, but living in San Juan del Sur for more then 20 years now...
Nicaragua and the Nicaraguan have always been very good to me and my family. We can't imagine to live in an other place. I hope more people around the world have the opportunity to get to know this little part of paradise.