Wilderness Basecamp

Jicaro Island Ecolodge

Granada Isletas, Nicaragua

Prices From: $380

Jicaro Island Ecolodge is Nicaragua´s most upscale nature resort located on a private island in Lake Nicaragua. The lodge is located just a short boat ride from the colonial town of Granada with spectacular views of the Mombacho Volcano across the lake.

Nine private casitas serve as the perfect setting for romantic escapes and wellness retreats. Immerse yourself in a magical island experience filled with peace, tranquility and access to a wide variety of activities ranging from hiking to zip-lining through volcanoes and bathing in hot springs to exploring colonial treasures.

“Serenity and peace combined with stunning natural beauty” are the words that have been used to describe the setting of this eco resort.” Jicaro is the ideal location for people who want to reconnect with themselves and leave their hectic lives behind for a few days.

Besides yoga sessions and a variety of massage and wellness treatments, a visitor to the island will be enticed by the fresh and healthy local cuisine, the warmth of the local staff and the authenticity of the overall experience.


Region: Central America

Granada Isletas


All Meals All Meals

Breakfast Breakfast

Ecologically Responsible Ecologically Responsible

General Information

No children under 12

We would be happy to arrange a private ground transfer for you from the Managua airport or any other hotel you might be staying in before coming to Jicaro. We also offer transfers from Costa Rica. We can get you to Nicaragua with a private transfer and guide from the San Jose or Liberia International airports or any hotel or resort you are staying at.

The following is a list of suggested items to bring on your holiday:

* Lightweight, comfortable hiking or walking shoes (waterproof is preferable). Water shoes or sandals.
* Lightweight, casual clothing appropriate for hiking, such as light pants, shorts and shirts. Our dress code at the property is completely informal, so do not worry about bringing dinner jackets or formal apparel. Don’t forget your bathing suit.
* Sunscreen and insect repellent.
* Light raincoat when visiting us during the rainy season.
* Camera equipment and plenty of film /memory cards (batteries and chargers). Also binoculars if you have some.
* Basic medical kit (Aspirin, Plasters, Imodium, Antiseptic Cream, Anti-Histamine Cream, etc.)

Cancellation Policies

Accept cancellations up to 30 days before arrival without any penalty; after that no show charges may apply.