Welcome to Granada, one of the historical treasures of Nicaragua. Granada shows off its rich colonial heritage through its colonial structure and streets filled with bright colors. Get lost in the natural beauty that’s entranced generations of poets, writers, adventurers and artists. Come for free museums of coffee, chocolate, history and art. Stay for must-see day trips, a friendly local community, and inspirational views. They say that Nicaraguans are among the happiest people of the world – and in Granada, it’s easy to see why.
Granada is the very definition of Insta-worthy. With photogenic streets, colorful colonial architecture, and amazing day-trips, Selina Granada is the perfect jumping off point for your Nicaragua adventure. Stay in our dormitories, standard, private or deluxe rooms. Suite available.
6 Bed Dorm
The classic Selina option! Bunk up with your new friends without sacrificing comfort – or privacy. Selina’s dorms are not like your typical hostel. We set a high standard with a seating area, your own light, a personal shelf and locker for each bunk bed to keep your things safe and secure. This is the best way to immerse yourself in the Selina community and meet your fellow travelers -- all while getting the most value for your budget. Bathrooms are shared.
If you want a nice rest and some peace and quiet while keeping an eye on your wallet, our standard rooms are the perfect option. Rooms have a queen sized bed with private bathroom. You’ll get the full Selina treatment while having your own place to retire to in the evenings.
For those who still need their comforts while exploring. Our deluxe rooms are made for comfort and are designed with a keen eye for detail. These are large rooms with a private bathroom, king sized bed and depending on the location a private balcony to enjoy the scenic views.
Need a little extra space? Indulge in a Selina suite. These spaces are made for peace and quiet with sound insulation, ensuring you won’t be disturbed (or disturb others…). Suites come with a king-sized bed, private bathroom, A/C, and your own little relaxation area. Depending on the location, you may find yourself with a private balcony with views over the ocean or the rainforest canopy. Designed with a keen eye for detail, the suites are equipped for comfort in style.
Filled with color and culture, Granada is one of the most accessible cities in Latin America. This city is steeped in culture and surrounded by inspiring landscapes. Selina Granada is close to both the Masaya and Mombacho Volcanoes and the Apoyo lagoon. Enjoy daily wellness programs and tours to the best attractions of this special and warm city.
Canopy tour Mombacho volcano
2 Hours (approx)
Discover the forest the adventurous and thrilling way, gliding through tree tops over shaded coffee plantations. Enjoy doing different acrobats while ziplining and also spot local fauna. The Canopy consist in a circuit connected by wires, platforms and hanging bridges, a principal entrance and an exit, with three emergency routes (in case of rain or storms). The main activity is the gravity slide that include climbing equipment. Clients are carried individually and escorted by qualified guides. Miravalle Canopy Tour is designed for families. It has a 2 km range, 17 platforms, 11 double lines and 3 hanging bridges. Highlights: - Feel the adrenaline while you fly over coffee plantations - Spot local fauna like howler monkeys on tree branches Includes -Roundtrip transportation with A/C -Bilingual (english/spanish) and very informative certified tour guide -Canopy fee and safety equipment What to bring? -Comfortable apparel (shorts and T-shirts recommended) -Closed shoes (tennis recommended) -Water and snacks -Camera (action camera preferable) -Insect repellent
Kayak tour at isletas de Granada
3 Hours (approx)
Discover Asese peninsula and its beautiful small islands through natural water canals while you paddle on a kayak . This is a unique place where prominent Nicaraguans and foreigners from different countries and ancient local communities have their homes. There are different theories about the formation of this special place, and they all involve Mombacho volcano. Enjoy beautiful landscape full of flora and fauna, with stunning views of Mombacho volcano and Lake Nicaragua, and see local people in their daily working; usually artisan fishing. Travel in time visiting 17th century San Pablo fort, built to protect the city from several attacks of pirates. Interact with friendly monkeys in the islands. Highlights Experience this unique ecosystem while you exercise Nature, culture and history explained by your guide Abundant flora and fauna (aquatic birds, monkeys, unique local tree species) Includes Roundtrip transportation with A/C Bilingual (english/spanish) and very informative certified tour guide Kayak and life vest Dry bag What to bring? Sun protection (sunscreen, hat, sunglasses) Water and snacks Camera Bathing suit and towel Comfortable cloths Insect repellent
Laguna de Apoyo day trip and Masaya volcano night tour
9 Hours (approx)
Immerse yourself in the clearest lake in Central America. Thanks to some thermal springs at its heart, its water is warms all year long. Located in a natural reserve between Granada and Masaya, it is a great place to swim and relax among nature. Enjoy the day in Paradiso Hostel, with kayaks, beach chairs, ping pong table, tubes, floating dock Highlights: - Crater lake inside of active volcano - Abundant flora and fauna - Nature Reserve since 1991 - Water sports Includes: -Round trip transportation -Entrance fee to Paradiso -Use of kayaks - Coffee and tea What to bring? -Sun protection (sunscreen, hat, sunglasses) -Camera -Bathing suit and towel -Comfortable cloths -Insect repellent
From the airport
Take a cab or book a shuttle with us from Selina Explore.
From another Selina
Visit Selina Granada from our other locations in Tamarindo, San Juan del Sur, Maderas. Book your shuttle with Explore.
Take a cab to the bus station and take the Granada Bus. We are right in the main park.