This Lakefront Casita in San Jorge has everything you need for a simple yet comfortable lifestyle. Sitting lakefront, it has absolutely spectacular views of Lake Cocibolca with a crystal clear vantage point of Ometepe Island and the Maderas and Conception volcanoes. It is absolutely guaranteed that this view and the cooling breezes coming off the lake will never get old.

The casita itself is basic, but provides a fully serviceable living. It is a 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom house with a nice sized living room and open concept kitchen. The entire home is filled with bright sunshine and big windows to capture the view. The property is fully fenced, water and electric are connected and there is a septic system. The property is fully fenced including enough space for parking. As the house is elevated with post and pier construction the entire bottom level provides the opportunity for expansion.

This home is in San Jorge, a charming lakefront town and main port for the ferries traveling to Isla Ometepe. As such it may present a good opportunity in the Airbnb market to cater to travelers who want to make a stop before or after going to the island. The town is just 10 minutes from Rivas. Rivas has a little bit of everything including North American calibre grocery and hardware stores, shops, banks, restaurants, gyms and a hospital. Plus, if the lake doesn’t provide enough waterfront entertainment you are less than an hour away from the Pacific Coast beaches in the San Juan de Sur and Tola (Popoyo Beach) zones.

Contact us and start exploring your options in Rivas Nicaragua real estate today and start living your dream of owning a property and experiencing lifestyle in Rivas, Nicaragua.


Rivas is a city in southwestern Nicaragua, known for its colonial architecture and active arts scene. It’s also the gateway to the beautiful beaches of San Juan del Sur and the stunning Ometepe Island.

San Jorge, Rivas

Just a short distance from Rivas City, you’ll find San Jorge, a municipality of great historical importance, having been the seat of the capital of the kingdom of the Nicaraos or Nicaragua. This area is not only rich in history but also in natural beauty, with its flat terrain and four surface water streams: Río Oro, Obrajuelo, Enmedio, and Las Lajas.

Investing in this area is a wise decision due to its strategic location, proximity to Rivas, and access to the lake. The primary economic activity in San Jorge is agriculture, with predominant crops being citrus, fruits, corn, bananas, sorghum, and vegetables. This ensures a peaceful, rural setting with the potential for sustainable living.

Whether you’re looking for a vacation home or a permanent residence, this Lakefront House in San Jorge offers a unique blend of history, nature, and culture.

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

San Juan del Sur is more than a picturesque coastal town, it’s a lifestyle destination that offers a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural richness, and a sense of community. Known for its vibrant local culture, exquisite culinary scene, and a welcoming community that is home to English-based educational institutions like the San Juan Del Sur Day School, it’s a place that appeals to both adventure seekers and those in search of tranquility.

In addition to its stunning beaches and vibrant nightlife, San Juan del Sur is also a hub for outdoor activities such as surfing, hiking, and wildlife viewing. The town’s strategic location, close to other tourist hotspots and easily accessible from major cities, adds to its appeal.

The growing popularity of San Juan del Sur as a tourist destination enhances the investment potential of properties in the area, such as the Luxury Ocean View Oasis. With the increasing demand for vacation rentals and the steady appreciation of property values in the region, investing in a property here could yield significant returns.

Tola, Nicaragua

Just a short drive from Rivas and San Jorge, you’ll find Tola, another gem in the department of Rivas. Tola is known for its expansive beaches and is located just north of San Juan del Sur.

Investing in Tola is a promising venture due to its strategic location and the variety of real estate opportunities available. Tola is home to three of Nicaragua’s most luxurious, well-known residential developments: Rancho Santana, Hacienda Iguana, & Guacalito de La Isla. These developments boast some of the most impressive real estate the country has to offer. Whether you’re looking for a luxury home or a commercial investment, there are a variety of real estate opportunities available in Tola.

Important places in Tola include El Astillero, Costa Larga, Teonoste, Guasacate, Sardina, Popoyo, Playa Rosada, Playa Iguana, Amarillo, Pie de Gigante, La Redonda, Bahía Manzanillo, Guacalito, Brito, El Icacal and Playa El Cinco. These locations offer a variety of recreational activities, making Tola a popular tourist destination.

The proximity of this property to Tola adds significant value. Not only does it offer a change of scenery, but it also opens up a whole new range of activities and experiences for the residents. The potential for rental income is also higher given the popularity of Tola among tourists and expats. This makes this Lakefront House an even more attractive investment.

Peñas Blancas

Peñas Blancas is a small town located near the Costa Rican border. It’s known for its lush greenery and is a popular stop for travelers crossing the border.