La Omaja Hotel, Restaurant and Bar. Ometepe Island, Nicaragua

Welcome To Paradise

Welcome to the La Omaja Hotel and Restaurant on Ometepe. Situated in the foothills of the Volcano Maderas on the majestic island of Ometepe, LA OMAJA offers breathtaking views of Lake Nicaragua and the volcanoes Concepción and Maderas. Strategically located in the middle of the Maderas Nature Reserve, LA OMAJA enjoys easy access to the most intriguing attractions on this hidden Nicaraguan treasure.

La Omaja´s homey cabañas and full bar/restaurant provide a comfortable, secure and above all else, friendly environment from which to headquarter your stay on Ometepe. Whether you come to relax and enjoy a quiet, romantic getaway or are looking for more adventurous opportunities to hike, kayak, bike or horseback through the Maderas Nature Reserve, LA OMAJA provides the perfect setting for a memorable vacation.

LA OMAJA is family operated and an active stakeholder in the local island community. Our specially trained staff and guides provide professional and friendly service. Let our staff worry about the details. We can help arrange transportation, guides and/or tours by car, kayak, horseback, or on foot, so all you have to do is relax and enjoy your island experience.

Contact us by phone at 505-8885-1124 or email at and let us help organize the details so your Ometepe adventure can begin.

A special thanks to Jim, Sarah, Katie and especially Colin, recent guests over the New Year’s holiday at the hotel who put together this amazing montage of their stay. Please check it out for a firsthand perspective of La Omaja. Click here.

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Best on the island!

-"newfer23" on Trip Advisor

the most spectacular sunsets

-"wkpatty" on Trip Advisor

Spectacular Location

-"frankkeen" on Trip Advisor

It is spectacular! The best place to stay on the Island of Ometepe--by far!!

-"moGrams" on Trip Advisor

Big, private terrace and loved the sunsets!

-"RoadtripNicaCosta" on Trip Advisor

Wonderfully remote getaway with fantastic service and accomodations

-"weissguy11" on Trip Advisor

Hillside oasis with breathtaking views

-"Bob H" on Trip Advisor

Great Accomodation, Food, Location, and Staff on Isla Ometepe

-"debdim" on Trip Advisor

I definitely recommend this place!

-"Loan N" on Trip Advisor

La Omaja the best hotel on Omotepe Island

-"Captainvirginia" on Trip Advisor


-"CBrandt77" on Trip Advisor

For the adventurous, great rewards here.

-"travelerinbklyn" on Trip Advisor

Wonderful and Jamie is a great host

-"CraigEva" on Trip Advisor

Worth every penny

-"Kabulkate" on Trip Advisor

THE place to stay on Ometepe...

-"sherps" on Trip Advisor

Best Accomodation on Ometeppe

-"lowfi72" on Trip Advisor

Country Living at Its Best!

-"travelertee" on Trip Advisor

Charming Hidden Paradise - Ometepe's Best

-"canucktraveltripper" on Trip Advisor

A diamond in the rough!

-"moGrams" on Trip Advisor

I witnessed some of the most spectacular and uniquely beautiful views of my life

-"GozerTraveler" on Trip Advisor

We highly recommend La Omaja

-"GalaSasha" on Trip Advisor

Nice views, nice people

-"veggie_curl" on Trip Advisor

La Omaja is a value gem off the beaten path on Ometepe.

-"Pickee" on Trip Advisor

La Omaja is great

-"athens_guy" on Trip Advisor

The best part of our trip to Nica was Ometepe and La Omaja

-"tbone73" on Trip Advisor

Breathtaking Views, Jamie is awesome

-"Gmen19" on Trip Advisor

We found paradise... and didn't want to leave!

-"divingbells" on Trip Advisor

Best place on the island

-"Cdub1" on Trip Advisor

Completely unusual and lovely

-"palenqueno" on Trip Advisor

Stunning sunsets

-"gooner19" on Trip Advisor

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