Top 10 Long-Term Rentals In Nicaragua - Updated 2023


Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America. A land of varying terrains and landscapes, Nicaragua offers so many different activities. With the Pacific Ocean on one side and the Caribbean Sea on the other, you have a choice of beaches, such as Playa Maderas and Playa El Coco, to surf, swim or relax on the sand. Head to Corn Island or Little Corn Island for a day of diving or snorkelling. You will get a peek into the colonial past of the country when you visit Léon and Granada, with their cobblestone streets, cute churches and cafés. For some thrills, hike an active volcano, such as the Masaya Volcano.

To do justice to this country, you may need to plan an extended stay here. Many such options are available, and they offer attractive discounts as well. If you are curious, scroll through this list of long-term rentals in Nicaragua.

1. Tierra Nahua Eco Lodge; Limon 2 (from USD 50)

If you like a simple lifestyle, you will love this eco-friendly house. Large windows and a thatched roof keep the house cool. The kitchen boasts everything you need to prepare your meals, while fresh fruit and vegetables can be harvested from the garden. The host can provide grocery service as well. You can relax in the shared hot tub, sign up for a yoga session or request a massage for an added charge.

A discount of 30% is also applied when you book this house for more than 28 days.

Tierra Nahua Eco Lodge Casa 🥥 a step from beach
Limon 2, Nicaragua
28 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the outdoor bathroom was nice and spacious
i totally recommend maria and shay has a host
i liked both owners a lot who know the area and always ready to help you
maria and shay are very good hosts nice and helpful
she and her family are very friendly and helpful
it is not only walkable to the beach but the owner himself is very accommodating and helpful
the accommodation is at walking distance of one of the best waves of nicaragua for surf lovers
it is a really nice accommodation close to the beach and on a nice and quiet location
i've stayed two weeks in this eco-house in this beautiful location
shai is a surfer and help you with all what you need and location to surfe
simply stylish and comfortable place to enjoy a casual nicaraguan vacation very nice family
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2. Renovated oceanfront condo; Tola (from USD 161)

If you find the surf fascinating, you will love this ground-floor condo, as the house looks out to the Colorado beach and surf. Guests will also have access to the amenities at Hacienda Iguana including access to the pool, private beach and golf course. Avail a discount of about 20% when you book the condo for more than 28 days.

You will be happy with the maid service, which keeps the place looking spotless. If needed, you can also add on meal planning services which include shopping, meal prep and clean up. Thus, you can enjoy delicious meals while you enjoy the vacation in style.

Playa Colorado Condo - TRUE 3BR/2BA - Epic Surf and Golf at Iguana
Tola, Rivas, Nicaragua
22 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
clean unit with everything you need and a great layout
the condo was clean and so close to everything
condo was super clean great location and had a ton of room
mario was very helpful
the owner is extremely helpful and responsive
the condo was great location can't be beat
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3. Luxury villa with several outdoor spaces; San Juan del Sur (from USD 188)

Located on Playa Coco, this villa lets you enjoy the ocean from anywhere on this property. You can recline in the shade of the surrounding trees and let the sea air lull you. From the deck on the roof or off of the master bedroom, you can sip on drinks and enjoy panoramic sea views. The villa is furnished with custom furniture and boasts modern amenities.

From here, you can head to La Flor Beach Natural Reserve to see olive ridley turtles or to San Juan del Sur for some shopping. Avail a 25% discount on stays longer than 28 days.

Beachfront Villa - Playa Coco (near San Juan del Sur)
San Juan del Sur, Rivas, Nicaragua
11 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
nicaragua is very safe and the people are friendly and welcoming
nicaragua is very safe and the people are friendly and welcoming
dave is very easy to deal with and the staff at the condos are great as well
dave is very easy to deal with and the staff at the condos are great as well
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4. Casa de Sol; Catarina (from USD 221)

At this home, you can spend your days swimming in the infinity pool with the beautiful lake and the volcano of Mambacho as a backdrop. You can even schedule a private massage in this tranquil setting. Daily maid service will keep the space clean and if you don’t want to be stuck in the kitchen, you can add on a personal cook as well. If you want to explore the area, the on-site manager will help you with the planning.

This peaceful haven is also a good place to work undisturbed - the free Wi-Fi will enable you to do so. With about a 25% discount on monthly bookings, this home is a great catch.

Waterfront Home on Laguna de Apoyo with Infinity Pool
Masaya, Masaya, Nicaragua
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was hot and the air conditioning in the bedrooms at night was a nice relief
beds were super comfortable pool was amazing and deck / backyard area was so great
very peaceful and quiet wonderful helpful staff
staff was there to greet us and where all very nice and kind through out our stay
from the amazing security guard host clean up crew to the perfect scenery and water
from the amazing security guard host clean up crew to the perfect scenery and water
from the amazing security guard host clean up crew to the perfect scenery and water
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5. Cheerfully decorated home for large groups; San Rafael del Sur (from USD 350)

This home is a great choice for a large group of friends or family looking to spend time in Nicaragua. Not only does the property accommodate a large group, it also allows you to steer clear of the kitchen by hiring a private chef or getting meals delivered from local eateries. In the meanwhile, you can have fun in the pool, play ping-pong or head to the beach. Restaurants and casinos are located nearby as well.

Avail of discounts of more than 40% when you book the home for more than 28 days.

Exclusive Beachfront Large Spanish Estate for up to 30 people, WiFi
Pochomil, San Rafael del Sur, Managua, Nicaragua
41 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 30 Guests 6 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is gorgeous great view large areas lots of entertainment options very large rooms
social areas dining room terrace pool kitchen and bbq areas are huge
easy to work with manager and owner
the home is very large and comfortable service is great and the staff very friendly
everyone from the property manager to the domestic staff were friendly and helpful beyond our expectations
service provided by the cook josefa was excellent great food and friendly
appreciated the extra large parking area within the walled gates and staff was very attentive to our needs
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6. Oceanfront home for digital detox; León (from USD 84)

For a vacation that lets you switch off from your busy life, this rental is a perfect choice. It is a beautiful house located in the small fishing village of Las Peñitas. You will not miss having a TV or Wi-Fi as nature provides all the entertainment you need. The balcony is a great spot to sea-watch during the day and star-gaze at night. Caretakers on the property will assist you with whatever you need.

Discounts are applied when you book the villa for more than 28 days.

CASA DEL MAR - beautiful oceanfront house in the center of Las Peñitas
Las Penitas, Leon, Nicaragua
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
complete with comfortable chairs a table for playing cards and most importantly an incredible ocean view
with a beautiful ocean view from the kitchen even cooking was a pleasurable experience
we found the kitchen facilities complete enough for our needs and loved the covered "breezeway"
we stayed three very enjoyable weeks in this comfortable beach house - "we" being two canadian couples
we enjoyed daily swims surfing and boogie boarding (boogie boards provided in house)
the rental is very clean
clean comfortable well equipped large kitchen spacious bedrooms and beautiful garden
the home itself was very clean feeling private and secure
they were a very kind couple who obviously cared about the home
the caretakers and homeowners were so awesome and helpful
suzanne (the owner) sent a lot of info in advance of our trip which was helpful
the caretaker abel was very kind and stopped by every other day as well
we would lake to thank the previous owners lisa and stefan for their kind assistance and advice
perfect central location: walking distance to everything in the area
situated a moments walk from the beach and minutes away from local restaurants we found it ideal
leon is a quick bus ride away where you can find an abundance of history and beautiful architecture
the location is great right on the beach
benefits of the house were the close proximity and approx
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7. Pacific Surf House; Tola (from USD 164)

As the name suggests, this house has breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. While the space is air conditioned, you can sleep with the windows open, letting the cool night air and the sound of the waves lull you to sleep. Your morning coffee is sure to feel more delicious while admiring the views. Guests will also have access to the amenities at Rancho Santana, such as a pool table, tennis courts and a gym, among others.

If you want to surf, you will be thrilled to know that guests can also access private surfing spots such as Playa Rosada, Santana and Colorado. With more than a 10% discount on stays longer than 28 days, you can save on the rent, too.

Pacific Surf House in Rancho Santana, Colorados, Nicaragua rentals
rivas, tola, Nicaragua
19 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful pool with one of the best views in tola
the house has a nice pool and is open to the view of the pacific
the kids loved the pool and beaches and we loved the view and tranquility
the pool and view of the ocean was perfect and beautiful
the rancho santana area has great surf relaxing pools and grounds and super food and drinks
now lets talk about this beautiful safe and clean home
the house is clean and equipped with everything that you could need
the pool was clean everyday with an outstanding view
the staff was very polite and helpful
roger was really responsive to all our questions and made sure that all our needs were satisfied
roger and his staff did a great job working with our last minute reservation
he was very quick to get back to us and his house staff did a great excellent job
the location is perfect for those who want tranquility
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8. Peaceful villa ideal for surfing; San Juan del Sur (from USD 70)

Located in a peaceful part of Playa El Coco, this villa offers a tranquil space to enjoy your beach vacation. It is in a rural setting away from the bustle of the city. It has all modern amenities such as flat-screen TV, air conditioning and Wi-Fi. Wake up and sip your morning coffee on the patio, spend lazy afternoons snoozing in the hammock and take a leisurely walk on the beach in the evening. A shared pool is also available nearby.

Avail a steep discount of about 60% when you book this property for more than 28 days.

House with wonderful view over the Pacific in a natural environment and peaceful
Rivas, Rivas (department), Nicaragua
7 reviews  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
the house was super clean and very pretty
the communication with the owner was always friendly and very uncomplicated
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9. Casa Castillo; Apoyo Lagoon (from USD 175)

You can’t beat the view from this lovely house. From the terrace, you can see the volcanic Apoyo lake with the Mombacho volcano as a backdrop. You can swim in the infinity pool while taking in these gorgeous views as well. The interior also adds to the beauty of your vacation with its arched doorways, exposed beams and hand-painted accent floor tiles that augment the charm of the house.

You can save despite booking a long vacation when you rent this house for more than 28 days. Discounts of up to 40% are offered for long-term stays.

Casa Castillo: Million Dollar View Of Lake Apoyo
Apoyo Lagoon, Nicaragua
43 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house it's very comfortable and the view and patio are beautiful
the view from the house was breathtaking and the house was beautiful cozy and clean
clean comfortable and beautiful
excellent attention spacious and very clean
alex was a wonderful host
his staff greeted us with fresh fruits and big smiles
the house keepers and house manager were all very helpful
the property manager and cleaning staff did a great job and were very friendly
jeff ariana and norman were super helpful and responsive throughout our trip
safe location for families too
we felt safe in all these places and on the taxi and bus with our family
private secluded and secure with a little store restaurant and bar with in a 5 min walk
what an amazing place from the house to the staff to the location
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10. Charming bungalow on farm; Masaya Department (from USD 35)

When you stay in this cute house, you can pluck fruit for your breakfast from the trees, walk on the trails on the farm and explore places such as Granada and Laguna de Apoyo. Moreover, the house is clean; the bedrooms are fitted with closets so you can store your belongings. Wi-Fi is available, so you can work too.

Guests have enjoyed the caring hospitality of the host who will help when needed. A shared pool offers entertainment for kids. When you book this home for longer than 28 days, a discount of over 50% is offered.

Cute House with nature fix and swimming pool
Masatepe, Masaya Department, Nicaragua
16 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
all very clean and in good condition
the house facilities are excellent and clean like being in your own home
neeltje is a great host always ready to answer your questions
nel and joop are great hosts and always ready to assist in any travel plans etc excellent communication
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Take a breather from your hectic life, at Nicaragua

With beautiful beaches, tropical forests and unique culture, Nicaragua is a great tourist destination. Add to this the warm hospitality and friendly people, and you can have a great time here. For extended stays, choose a place from the list above.

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