Playa El Zonte in El Salvador has a large variety of accommodations. The prices vary from US$10 per night in a dorm or basic room with shared bathroom till US$200 (and more) per night for a luxury hotel. Sometimes the places offer special prices for long term stays or during low season (mainly in September and October).
Please notice that some hostels and hotels in El Zonte can be booked out very quickly, especially during the weekends and national holidays in El Salvador (easter week, the first week of August, Christmas time). We can recommend several options, depending on what you are looking for and each for a different budget ($-$$).
We made good experiences with the following hostels and hotels in El Zonte, El Salvador, and can assist you with the booking if you wish. We don’t receive any commissions or charge any reservation fees! By the way: everything in El Zonte is close together in walking distance.
Palo Verde Hotel is El Zonte’s and maybe El Salvador’s first sustainable boutique hotel and also our home base in El Zonte El Salvador. The hotel is set right on the beach and has large rooms with and without ocean view. The restaurant “Olor de Mar” is part of the hotel area and is one of the best options in El Zonte El Salvador.
The hotel has a beautiful pool area and offers a large variety of extra services: massages, yoga classes, free internet, shuttle services and Spanish classes of course. As customers of Spanish School El Zonte, the hotel “Palo Verde” can offer you exclusive deals. Just write us an email and get more information!
Palo Verde Hotel is located in between Puro Surf Academy and Esencia Nativa.
The chill intimate hostel is known for its lovely garden, and fresh fruits smoothies, with comfortable well kept rooms (private or dorm style), a welcoming indoor common space, a refreshing pool, internet access and of course their four friendly dogs. Esencia Nativa has become a favorite for locals and travelers alike. Alex (together with a fantastic staff) will ensure you have the best experience possible in El Zonte El Salvador, whether you want to relax by the pool, surf with Alex or go to an adventure filled tour, this is the place to be.
Prices per night:
US$ 20: Single room, shared bathroom
US$ 27: Single room, private bathroom
US$ 38: Single room, private bathroom + AC
US$ 38: Double room, private bathroom
US$ 45: Double room, private bathroom +AC
Esencia Nativa at Playa El Zonte El Salvador, is located right at the beach, about a 15min bus ride from El Tunco.
Wipeout Surf House in El Zonte El Salvador, offers three rooms with a total of 12 beds and two bathrooms. Wipeout Surf House accommodates enough people to have a great time and make new friends, but not so many that you feel crowded in your new home away from home. They have enough hammocks and chill space for everyone and a large lawn to lay around with your book under the sun.
And yes, it’s right in front of the beach! The kitchen has everything you need to make meals with your new friends.
Prices per night:
US$ 10: dorm room
US$ 20: private room, shared bathroom
Spanish School EL Zonte
Grupo HC SA de CV
Playa El Zonte (Hotel Palo Verde)
Carretera Litoral CA2 #12
La Libertad, El Salvador