Award-winning 247 acre eco lodge and coffee farm for sale in Nicaragua near Matagalpa in Nicaragua’s mountainous north.
Matagalpa, Nicaragua – Eco Lodge for Sale
This award-winning eco lodge is located at approximately 4,000 feet (1,200 meters) above sea level near Matagalpa in the northern highlands of Nicaragua.
The property encompasses 247 acres of verdant land with a coffee farm, lodge and owner’s residence in an area covered with beautiful tropical cloud forest.
Coffee Farm for Sale
The working organic coffee farm occupies approximately 40 acres where prize-winning sustainable coffee is shade grown.
The area is continually undergoing replanting and expansion.
The property includes a wet mill for initial coffee processing (run by on-site hydro power), as well as an initial drying area for harvested coffee.
Besides coffee, there is also a half acre organic garden which provides produce and ingredients for the lodge and staff, including a vegetable and herb garden, a fruit orchard and chicken coop producing eggs.
The Lodge / Hotel
In addition to the coffee farm, the property includes an eco lodge which has been developed into a destination for travelers.
The lodge offers accommodation for up to 28 people including rustic wood and brick built cabins for travel groups and budgets of various sized with an eco-friendly wood-fired hot water shower system.
The lodge also includes a professionally equipped kitchen and prep area for preparing high quality, ‘family-style’ meals for guests and staff, as well as a traditional Nicaraguan kitchen with a wood fired bread oven.
There is a large pavilion offering incredible westerly views which extend for 90 miles – is ideal for yoga and relaxing in the hammocks or couches while enjoying the views of the lush greenery, tropical birds and incredible views.
Several potable and secure water sources (mountain springs) from the high point of the property (tested regularly) are used for drinking water and supplying power for the hydro-generator and wet coffee mill.
Photovoltaic solar power supply system provides sustainable power to the main lodge, each cabin, and other areas of the property.
There is also a (water-driven) hydro-generator system which acts as a backup to the solar power system – generating power from the naturally occurring water sources on the property.
Reliable cell phone service and internet are in place.
The property is crisscrossed by 5 incredible hiking trails that allow visitors to explore every part of the property with lookout stations offering wonderful views of the diverse wildlife.
The trail system is ideal for discovering the 200+ species of birds that can be spotted on the property.
There is an owner’s residence on site plus room for expansion to build additional small houses throughout the property.
Knowledgeable staff and guides who have employed for several years will remain available.
A Snapshot of Nicaragua
Top 3 Reasons to Invest in Nicaragua
- Emerging real estate market with comparatively low prices.
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- Attractive retiree incentives, including duty-free import of household goods, vehicles and building materials.