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Welcome to Blue Hat Hostel! Welcome to León, Nicaragua!

Blue Hat Hostel is a family-run hostel involved in creating a comfortable social atmosphere. We offer dorms and private rooms, breakfast, free usage of the kitchen and fridge, laundry services, filtered water refills, free coffee, wifi and Netflix.

Our authentic colonial home features a spacious garden court yard and social space, including a pool table, T.V., several hammocks and lounge chairs where our guests can relax, get together and chat about future plans and past experiences. Also, we host several events like salsa and rum nights, pupusa cooking classes, BBQ´s and movie & pizza evenings.

We are a fair-sized hostel just a 10-minute walk from the main Cathedral in Leon. We are located one block from a super market, a gym, a pharmacy and several minutes from many bars, cafes and restaurants. For dinner, visit one of the nearby street vendors for cheap and delicious local food!

We also offer tours and shuttle services, travelling within Nicaragua and internationally. Enjoy volcano boarding down the famous Cerro Negro, or watch the sunset after hiking the beautiful Telica Volcano.

We want you to be well, and we are doing that good!


$5Per Night
  • Breakfast, Free Hostel Amenities, Wifi, Netflix.

Private Room

$18Per Might
  • Breakfast, Free Hostel Amenities, Wifi, Netflix.


With our online booking system, you can check all our availabilities, plan your trip and activities with us.

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At Blue Hat Hostel, we provide amazing tours and reliable shuttle options at the best price.
We partnered with local agencies for tours and Gekko Explorer for the shuttle service.

We provide a reliable shuttle service covering the main touristic routes in Nicaragua, the incredible beaches of El Salvador, Antigua, a charming colonial city in Guatemala and La Ceiba to explore the Honduras’ Caribbean Islands.

From Leon, hike the Telica volcano, one of Nicaragua’s most active volcanoes, get to the edge of the crater and see lava! Or enjoy great views and experience the adrenaline of volcano-boarding down the Cerro Negro!

Destination or tourPriceDepartureArrivalGet it!
Volcano boardingUS$ 308 am / 2  pmNoon or 7  pm
Expedition to Telica volcanoUS$ 452:30pm7:30pm
Shuttle to GranadaUS$ 129 am12 pm
Shuttle to San Juan del SurUS$ 209 am2:30 pm
Shuttle to International AirportUS$ 129 am11:00 am
Shuttle to El Tunco beach (El Salvador)US$ 308 pm7 am (Next day)
Shuttle to El Cuco beach (El Salvador)US$ 308 pm5 am (Next day)
Shuttle to Antigua (Guatemala)US$ 508 pm4:30pm (Next day)


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