Featured Image
1/74 Featured Image Featured image 1 of 74
VIP Room Upgrades & More

Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa places you next to Church of Saint John the Baptist and within a 10-minute walk of Petroglyph. This 50-room, 4-star hotel has 3 outdoor pools along with a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. Centrally located in San Juan del Sur, the hotel is also a short walk from San Juan del Sur Port and Old Lighthouse Trail.


Enjoy the ocean views at La Cascada, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 11 AM.


All of Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa's 50 air-conditioned rooms provide patios, sofa beds, and refrigerators. Guests can expect free WiFi and wired Internet, along with cable TV. Other standard amenities include minibars, coffee makers, and ceiling fans.

Property features

At Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa, guests have access to a full-service spa, 3 outdoor pools, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available on request) for NIO 3500 per vehicle one way. Helpful staff can provide dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Other amenities at this spa hotel include a conference center, a terrace, and a garden.


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa features 3 outdoor swimming pools. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Mediterranean hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with double sofa beds. Televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

This San Juan del Sur hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Shower only 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room safe 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Sofa bed size 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

La Cascada - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Bistro La Canoa - This poolside bistro serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Motor boating on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Casa Tranquila has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include sports massages, massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and reflexology.

  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of NIO 1200 per pet, per night

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

Pelican Eyes Resort & Spa is a walking property with many stairs, and may not be suitable for all guests. If you require special consideration due to physical limitations or health considerations, please feel free to consult our reception staff. Studios and townhouses are private and secluded, but also farther from hotel services. Please keep this in mind when making your reservation.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between NIO 150 and NIO 350 for adults, NIO 5 and NIO 12 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NIO 3500 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: NIO 1200 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Pelican Eyes
  • Pelican Eyes Resort
  • Pelican Eyes Resort San Juan del Sur
  • Pelican Eyes San Juan del Sur
  • Hotel Pelican Eyes
  • Pelican Eyes Hotel San Juan Del Sur
  • Pelican Eyes Resort And Spa Nicaragua/San Juan Del Sur

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Rainforest Alliance Sustainable Tourism Certification, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?