Travelers are looking for small hotels, inns and bed and breakfasts that offer an intimate atmosphere. Most prefer those that offer a unique location. These establishments offer the advantage of personalized service and a window at life at a particular location. It doesn’t really matter if you are in a large city, a small town or in a remote rural location. Some properties are within nature reserves and national parks.
Although the trend is on, there are still only a handful of these inns available to the traveler. Finding them is not always easy. Fortunately, there are now several unique establishments in Honduras. Without doubt, of them is La Villa de Soledad B&B. This lovely inn is the best boutique bed and breakfast in La Ceiba! Nestled on a small hilltop, overlooking the Cangrejal River, and Pico Bonito National Park. This bed and breakfast is actually located within Nombre de Dios National Park.
Featuring only 4 bedrooms, each decorated in different colors, and offering original paintings by outstanding Honduran artists, an outdoor porch with hammocks and direct access to the gardens that surround the property, you will enjoy the sounds of nature, the sound of the water flowing down the Cangrejal River as it rushes towards the Caribbean and the peacefulness of the location. Fresh natural flowers decorate both the public areas as well as the rooms, and give you a sense of being in a truly tropical setting.
The Hacienda – like layout of the property is spacious, and provides outdoor porches that lookout to the tropical rain forest as well as an opportunity to lie in a pleasant hammock and enjoy the breeze blowing directly from the Caribbean through the Cangrejal River Canyon; a lovely interior courtyard with a nice fountain that provides a fresh environment with the soothing sound of water trickling down provides a setting to help you unwind after an adventure filled day.
Best of all, is the service, Soledad and John Dupuis are the owners and innkeepers. They will always go out of their way to help you arrange activities that fit your needs. Soledad provides her guests with outstanding meals. They are great hosts who will give you information regarding the country and other destinations within it. Regardless if you are looking for a place to wind down and relax taking a break from the hurried pace of your vacations, or if you are looking for a variety of activities that can go from hiking in the rain forest to some white water rafting in the scenic and technical Cangrejal River, you will surely enjoy your stay at La Villa de Soledad B&B.