Nekupe Sporting Resort & Retreat is an intimate eight-room luxury hotel located in a small town called Nandaime in southwest Nicaragua. This countryside resort is situated on a 1300 acre nature reserve with a stunning view of Mombacho Volcano. Nekupe translates to “place of abundant streams” in honor of its beautiful surrounding landscape. The resort is just 30 minutes from the colonial city of Granada and under two hours from the international airport in the capital city of Managua.
Nakupe Resort Amenities
Nekupe’s open layout and warm natural decor is a retreat from the busy world. Nekupe has complimentary high-speed WiFi, child care upon request, two tennis courts, an ATV for each of the 8 rooms, a personal concierge assigned per room, 24/7 room service, and a personalized activities itinerary.
The Casa Club
The resort has an on-site pool, restaurant, and viewing terrace in the Casa Club, the main lobby, and lounge of the resort. From the restaurant at the Casa Club, Nekupe serves up an assortment of locally sourced ingredients with an inventive presentation for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Fresh squeezed juices and snacks are served from the Casa Club.
Explore Nicaragua with tours to neighboring highlights like the colonial city of Granada and the nearby islands, volcanoes, Lake Nicaragua, and Cerro Negro. A variety of wildlife watching, sportfishing, surfing, and helicopter tours can be arranged. Additionally, a shooting range, daily yoga classes, marimba dancing class, and private cooking lessons are all available from the Nakupe Resort. A variety of all natural spa services are also available from the resort. Reconnect with nature at the spa and nature reserve with a guided meditation or a rejuvenating all-natural spa treatment while watching Nicaragua’s wildlife.
The main residence of Nekupe Resort is La Gran Residencia, a 24,000 square foot 4 room residential compound that includes 2 grand suites and 2 additional suites. Each of the two grand suites is 1,300 square feet and the two additional suites are 870 square feet each with one king bed in each of them. The grand suite bathrooms include outdoor showers with views of the reserve and soaking tubs. High ceilings and large windows bring the outdoors into this expansive residence. La Gran Residencia is located in the heart of the reserve with 4 private villas situated around it.
The four standalone villas each has its own open terrace and private staff. Three villas are 1000 square feet and one junior villa is 700 square feet. Each villa has a living room, one king bed, a bathroom with a soaking tub and shower, and an open terrace with views of Mombacho Volcano.