Make yourselves at home
Selvista is an eco-conscious retreat and tropical permaculture farm - a unique nature experience with sublime views, friendly staff and helpful hosts.
on an idyllic island
We host the ultimate Ometepe experience; built for adventure and designed for comfort; remote and convenient. If you’re looking to immerse yourself in Ometepe, this is the way to do it.
We sit at the base of a volcano, on Ometepe Island. Ometepe is a unique, tranquil UNESCO biosphere reserve, made of twin volcanoes, abundant with unique flora and fauna. Its close to the international airport and Costa Rican border.
We have housing choices to suit all needs, from ground floor studios to tree-top houses.
We have luxury tree-house style houses, rustic stone homes, economic rooms and high speed wifi connection for those who need to keep in touch.
There’s a plethora of cool stuff to do here on this tropical, natural, island paradise.
Ometepe has something wonderful for you!
Rejuvenate Revive Detox
Want some time out from the daily grind? You’ve come to the right place.
We do relaxation and comfort well. Immerse yourself in the jungle.
to your private slice of jungle paradise
We’re an abundant organic permaculture tropical fruit farm, who welcome guests and focus on comfort and wellness; a happy, healthy earth and systems growth.
We have a team of 10 people, 2 dogs, 4 chickens, 2 ducks and a pair of piglets. We are part of the wider community of Balgue.
We focus on education and offer courses to learn about farming, solar power, and natural building and animal care, in collaboration with other renouned names. .
Ometepe island is unique- a UNESCO biosphere reserve; it is made of a pair of volcanoes that are nothing alike- one dormant, one active.
It has cloud-forest, rainforest, beaches and a crater lagoon; monkeys, rare parrots, ancient rock carvings and myths. It has great restaurants and friendly, rural communities.
Nicaraguita is a stunning part of Central America, with jungles and colonial cities, caribbean islands and surfing beaches.
She shares much of her flora and fauna with neighbouring Costa Rica; the people are welcoming and hospitable.
See our list of our recommended places around the country.
Two week Certified Permaculture design course at Project Bona Fide Jan 2020. Sign up now for discounts!
DON’T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT!
Have a nosey at what others have to say about us… We’re rated as one of the top places to stay on Ometepe on Facebook, Tripadvisor, Bookings.com and Airbnb.
If you weren’t already convinced that you needed us in your life before you will be soon.