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Tarpon Springs, Florida
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We stayed there after the 4 day Tren Crusero trip and it was a perfect compliment to the ambience of the train. Elegant, comfortable, and we had room 2 with a small balconey overlooking the river. When we returned from the Galapagos we stopped in and asked it we could just spend a few hours between flights on the terrace...

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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2014

This boutique hotel is a wonderful find - beautifully furnished with antiques that perfectly match the the ambiance of the building giving areal "wow" factor. The staff are exceptionally friendly and the hostess is "great value for money". The situation of the hotel is excellent for wandering aournd Guayaquil

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Reviewed 12 December 2013

As part of our tour with Ecuador Freedom Bikers we ended our 6th day at the quaint boutique hotel that is the Mansion del Rio. It is a bit awkward to find and parking is a bit away, plus there's a lot of stairs that said the staff we're only too pleased and even insistent on taking our gear upstairs....

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2013

This really is a find in Guayaquil. Situated in the oldest street in the city which has been extensively resored and is close to the waterfront. Built in the 1920's by an Englishman, Sir Fredrick Ashton, with original features and furniture from that period. Like a living museum (worthy of being a National Trust property in the UK!) although has...

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Nottingham England
Reviewed 25 November 2013

This hotel in the old town was the home of the Sir Frederick Ashton's family when he was a lad which may add interest to ballet lovers. It is an old town house built on about 4 levels with quite a climb to each. The decor is antique with original furnishings and a plan of the original house framed on...

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Reviewed 12 November 2013

This lovely old house is a treat to see, filled with atmosphere and antiques. The location was perfect for our 2 night stay as it is at the foot of Las Penas and at the south end of the Malecon, for 1 day there was lots to do in those areas. Maria is a gracious host and endlessly helpful with...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 2 November 2013

To book this hotel, we were unable to reach them by phone, but succeeded via email. We booked it 1 night before and they were able to get us a room for $125. With taxes, the total came to $152.50. I have to say that for our short layover in Guayaquil, I'm happy we paid a bit extra to stay...

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Reviewed 28 October 2013

We chose this hotel after a lot of research, and we weren't disappointed. The rooftop deck was our favorite place to sit. Location was excellent - beautiful old neighbourhood, close to the Malecon and airport, and all very safe. The staff were really friendly and helpful, and our room was very comfortable and nicely decorated. This hotel has tons of...

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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 October 2013

The service and the accommodations were great. I absolutely would return! Located in the "historic district," you must walk the cobblestone road it is located on. Then, sit and watch the river flow by, in the park just below the hotel.

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Encinitas, California
Reviewed 14 October 2013

What a special treat. First, close to the airport, but you wouldn't know it. Second, the staff was just amazing. The hotel is truly one of a kind. We learned so much from the staff about the area I was taken aback. We had very little time in Guayaquil, and this hotel made us want more. There were a few...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Mansion del Rio

Address: Barrio Las Penas, Calle Numa Pompilio Llona No. 120 next to Puerto Santa Ana, in front of Rio Guayas., Guayaquil, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Guayas Province > Guayaquil
Price Range: $88 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mansion del Rio 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“No elevator. Lots of stairs. I was OK with that. My room was very quiet and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles parisflygirl, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from room 6 and (I believe 9) Leaky showers... but stay away from them all”
 of 5 bubbles CKCAZ, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the front have best river views. But if we were going again, we'd stay at the Wyndham a block away.”
 of 5 bubbles ruthmR7318LW, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“do not book this hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles ajayvibhagupta, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor, access to a nice porch.”
 of 5 bubbles theresitia, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
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