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Nekupe Sporting Resort and Retreat

Nandaime, Nicaragua

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Providing an environment of exploration, adventure, and wellbeing, the nature-focused luxury-inclusive wellness resort offers personalized services, outdoor adventure activities, and gourmet dining. Situated about 30 minutes from Granada, and 90 minutes from Managua.
Nekupe Sporting Resort and Retreat
Nestled amidst a 1,800-acre nature reserve, Nekupe Sporting Resort and Retreat is Nicaragua's first luxury countryside resort. Providing a fusion of sustainable nature-based design with Feng Shui influences, Nicaraguan culture, and hospitality, the luxury resort provides a peaceful reserve and restorative destination for guests to rejuvenate and reconvene with nature. Rooted in an active-outdoor lifestyle, the property is ideal for multi-generational families, groups of friends, or adventure retreats. From an expansive yoga deck, to horseback riding, tennis, hiking, mountain biking, and a world-class sporting clay course, the resort provides a variety of activities.

Accommodations at the intimate eight-room property are set atop a hill with views across the reserve and out to Mombacho Volcano. The main residential compound, La Residencia de Doña Theresita, is a 24,000-square-foot facility which houses two grand suites at 1,300-square feet each, and an open terrace featuring an infinity edge pool with grand vistas of the deep forest. La Residencia also offers guests two standard 870-square-foot suites. Alternative overnight options to La Residencia are four standalone villas that range from 700-1,000 square feet, each with an open terrace and floor-to-ceiling windows.

The resort's central lobby, Casa Club provides a communal living area and lounge with cocktails and space to convene the day's activities, as well as Don Alfredo's restaurant, a gift shop, and pool court with majestic Mombacho Volcano views. The hotel’s restaurant, Don Alfredo’s serves traditional Nicaraguan dishes with a modern twist.

Providing a sanctuary for the soul, guests are invited to embrace the calm and inner peace afforded by surrounding countryside, through meditative practices on the resort’s expansive yoga deck that overlooks the rolling reserve out to Concepción and Maderas Volcanos.

Please Note: This hotel property may offer both all-inclusive and room-only rates. Please read the rate description information carefully and contact us if you have any questions about what’s included in the room rate.

Hotel Address:
  • Nekupe Sporting Resort and Retreat
  • Nandaime-Granada
  • Nandaime, Granada
  • Nicaragua

Location Summary
Nekupe is located on a 1,800-acre expansive nature reserve in Nandaime, a town 30 minutes away from the colonial city of Granada. Located about and an hour and half from the Pacific Coast and the capital city of Managua. Close to the resort, Nekupe guests will encounter adventures such as Zip-lining, coffee tours, and pottery tours in nearby towns about 45 minutes away.

Directions to Hotel
Located in Nandaime-Granada, Nekupe is an hour and a half drive from Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport.
Note Bene
Every room has an assigned Ranger and ATV to explore the reserve.
Banquets & Meetings
The Club House is an event venue capable of hosting events with up to 100 attendees.
Fine Dining On Site
Don Alfredo's Restaurant serves traditional Nicaraguan dishes with a modern twist and a bounty of local ingredients.
Executive Retreat
On-site team building activities include a Ropes Course with 7 low rope course games.
Fitness Center
Fully-equipped gym overlooking a garden.
Spa Facility
Immersed in the forest, Nekupe has a Spa that offers access to the salt room, spa café, steam room, 2 treatment rooms, and open door, mountaintop treatments.
Tennis Courts On Site
2 tennis courts on-site, built with the material and specifications used in the US Open
Biking, Mountain
Hour-long, 8-shape circuit.
Ecological Tourism
Bird Watching, hiking, night and day exploration in the forest.
Countless trails winding through various distinct habitats and microclimates.
Horseback Riding
Explore 1800 acres of diverse land by roaming through 40 km of trails.
Recommended Rooms
La Residencia de Dona Theresita, a 24,000-square-foot residential compound that houses two grand suites and two additional suites.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pets Allowed
    - Spa Facility
    - Tennis Courts On Site
Available Activities
  • - Biking Mountain
    - Ecological Tourism
    - Hiking
    - Horseback Riding

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