Isla Las Mercedes/Mercy Island is located 20 minutes away from the beautiful colonial city of Granada, on lake Cocibolca, one amazing tourist place; and is close to great views, art and culture and the city center. You’ll love Las Mercedes because of the outdoors space, the natural surroundings and the sounds of birds. The Island is a Vacation Home Rental facility that can also be used for family events and celebrations.
One week/year 5 year Time Share Rental Contracts are also available.
Mercy Island is a one acre islet with two separate self sufficient houses with beautiful wood blinds in all windows, a 10 x 20 5 ft deep pool with filtered water; a 20-seat bar built under a huge mango tree for entertaining; three colored gazebos where up to 15 hammocks can be hanged and two green pergolas shaded by passion fruit leaves. Fully lighted by electricity provided by the national utility company, the island nevertheless has standing-by an emergency generator in case of black outs. Water from the bottom of the lake, extracted with a submersible electric pump, supplies the houses for cleaning and washing as well as for the swimming pool and irrigation of the premises. Purified drinking water is obtained in the city and brought to the island as needed.
The main house -where the hosts reside- is not available for rent.
The Guest house -a 3 bedrooms 2 bath- is a Rental unit completely furnished; it has a suite with 3 individual twin beds, 2 bedrooms with a Full bed each for two people and one shared bathroom with hot water, shower, lavatory and toilet. Each room has closets, A/Cs and ceiling fans. The second bathroom with lavatory, toilet and shower, but no hot water, is in the corridor separating the two houses; and is accessible without entering either house. Also in the corridor separating the two houses, there is a fully equipped Pantry with a sink, a small gas stove, a small fridge and microwave; an iron, iron board and a 5 gallon purified drinking water container are also found in the pantry. The suite and the bedrooms can fit 3 additional beds/cots; thus, the Guest house can accommodate up to 10 people.
Guests have their own space but host is available when needed. In addition two contacts are available on call: the maintenance engineer to fix any electrical or water break down and the boat captain, who is immediately accessible to provide transportation on the lake. A fully stocked First Aid kit and a Fire Extinguisher are provided for emergencies.
Guests can use the walk path around the island, relax on the hammocks under the gazebos as well as use the swings under the pergolas.
Guests can enjoy the pool, after showering before entering it.
A barbecue grill next to the pool is available for outdoor cooking.
A row boat is available to guests for exploring the surroundings.
-Price is the listed amount for the 3/2 rental house for 7;
or, if less than 7, $50 per person per night for a minimum 2 nights stay.
3 more can sleep in the rooms for a charge of $25 per person per night
-No solo travelers.
-Quiet time after 10 pm.