About Xalli hotelWhy choose our hotel?


You will find that the majority of the island's top tourist destinations can be reached within 15 minutes of us! What's more, we are located beach-front which is perfect for relaxing after your days of exploring.

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Each room has been thoughtfully designed and decorated from the hand-crafted furniture through to the quality linens and towels. We offer a personalized service in a friendly and relaxed beach environment.


From the out-start, the majority of our hot water comes from the sun and all our gray water is treated by bio-filters. We use as much as possible energy efficient equipments. the majority of our lights are CFL and LED light bulbs. Even our air conditioners are the most efficient available in Nicaragua!

Xalli hotel, has been created by the co-founders of Totoco Ecolodge. Sustainability stays important in every decision making.


We are committed to working with our local community so that our success also equates to their success. To start with, our neighbors provide us daily with fresh milk, cheese and tortillas. Rental of bicylces and horses are provided by our neighbours. We hope to quickly expand this list!

We also serve and sell SINGLE ESTATE ORGANIC COFFEE harvested from the highest coffee plantation (700meters) on Ometepe and made from 100% arabica beans. This coffee is shade grown and organic and the farmers are paid on a fair trade principle.

Video highlightsWhy Ometepe island?

Ometepe Bisohere Reserve is a natural treasure on Lake Nicaragua. This island is located in the middle of the Americas. Apart from nature and adventure in a tropical setting it also offers history and culture.

A nice video made by a visitor to Ometepe Island can be seen on the following link Ometepe Video made by a tourist

This video is made by the Ministry of tourism: This video is made by a Nicaraguan TV station:


Our hotel is on the beachfront. In addition to walking the beach and enjoying a refreshing dip in the lake this body of water due to its thermal mass also helps the whole property to be cooler in temperature (thermal mass).


Delicious and nutritious food with an emphasis on local and organic produce! 80% of the food we serve has been locally sourced. Our restaurant may be limited but we are sure you will agree our portions are well sized, our produce super fresh and the taste of our meals second to none! Please download our menu!


Our bar which is located in the restaurant offers alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Our focus is on Nicaraguan Flor de Cana Rum.