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Samari Spa Resort

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 20 March 2016

My daughter and I stayed here for one night while in Banos. The hotel grounds are stunning with a gorgeous mountain backdrop. It was peaceful and serene. The spa facility was beautiful and well-planned in design and layout. We recommend you include this restful, relaxing respite from all of the many adventurous activities available in Banos. Our stay at Samari...

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Dear Shannon Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

BHM
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Safari Spa Resort is one of the most unique places in the world, it is our favorite place to go in Ecuador. It is a perfect get-away in the beautiful town of Baños (a favorite Ecuador destination). The Hotel has an amazing Spa, the pool and masages are to die for! The beds are awesome, with beautiful flowers and in...

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RelacionesPublicasEK, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest: Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa Resort

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Samari Spa Resort is an oasis in Banos! Rooms are cozy and spacious. The bed was very comfy and great attention to detail with all the decor, loved all of the antiques! The staff deserve six stars! They were very attentive, friendly and helpful. The restaurant is top notch with a great selections (the fresh juices were my favorite). The...

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Dear Maggie D Thank you for your comments, we apprecciate that you enjoyed in all our facilites and also our food, we are glad that you noted this. We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Through TridAdvisor comments I had a reservation for a weekend, and my experience was way delightful, the room and pool were neat, beautiful and cozy. The one thing I do rate higher is customer service, just perfect!!!

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RelacionesPublicasEK, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

Aurora, Illinois
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

This is a gem of a place, truly worth the travel to get here. The staff is extremely helpful, the food at the restaurant is excellent - especially the breakfast and the fresh squeezed fruit juices, the spa/pool experience was flawless and the prices that go with it make it even better. The hotel assisted with securing a private car...

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RelacionesPublicasEK, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We strive to give our utmost to all of our clients to make them feel at home. We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 19 February 2016

If you're a foodie, the breakfast is great, loads of traditional options and they care about how the food is presented, opens your appetite :). Service (at the table) is not that fast but that's OK, we're not in a rush. Rooms are incredible, we got a huge one, plenty of space to enjoy being inside, Jacuzzi was nice, with...

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Dear Matthieu P Thank you for your comments, we apprecciate that you enjoyed in all our facilites and also our food, we are glad that you noted this. We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

California
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

I visited Samari Spa Resort for my vacation with my husband. I had the best experience oft life. I was received by the bellman who helped me all the way to my room. The rooms were super clean. The service was personalized, the restaurant modify the plates to my dietary restrictions. All personnel were very courteous and willing to help...

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Dear guest: Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

In 60 years this is undoubtedly a fabulous hotel for nature lovers. The setting is spectacular. Within this setting the converted convent sits with manicured lawns. Topiary. Gazebo with piano inside. Tropical flowers roses on display. Peacocks roam. The place has interesting antiques and memorabilia everywhere The cloistered bedrooms are magnificent. Internet high quality and free. Spa magnificent. The pool...

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RelacionesPublicasEK, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for your great coments, we did our best effort when we build Samari, we used feng shui principles to build all your walk ways and most of our gardens. We hope to have you here again Kind Regards Samari Spa Resort

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

This is a great resort- only a short and cheap taxi ride from the town. The scenery is breathtaking and the grounds are nothing short of superb. The rooms are more like an apartment and include a fireplace. The massage I had was great. However if they charged a bit less for spa visits I probably would have had one...

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Dear guest: Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

Yellowknife, Canada
Reviewed 26 January 2016

One of the nicest and most unique hotels I've ever stayed at. We were a little disappointed at first only because we had booked the matrimonial suite but when we arrived it was taken, but the next day we were upgraded to a suite for no extra cost. Everything was clean, the beds were very comfy, the views were great...

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Dear guest: Thank you for your comments, we are glad that you have lived great moments in Samari We await for you next time. Best regards Samari Spa

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Samari Spa Resort - Where Luxury & Serenity Meet! An oasis of luxury & tranquility amidst the vibrant energy of Banos, Ecuador. A true marvel and jewel among Ecuador's luxury hotels. In Quechua Samari means "relax and feel at home". Samari Spa Resort is the result of 10 years of hard work with a vision and purpose: taking into consideration thousands of details to offer to every single guest an exceptional destination, with a unique style and outstanding experiences of relaxation, well-being and amazement. Our mission statement is to embody a new point of reference for Ecuador's luxury hotels & Tourism, offering high-quality products & services with an outstanding level of care. We are the first 5 stars luxury hotel in central Ecuador, and together with our 40 partners we share and live by these 5 values: • Professionalism • Responsibility • Honesty • Transparency • Creativity We are stronger together and we all strive to reach a common purpose: To be the best luxury hotet, Spa & Resort in the Ecuador. And we succeeded as we reached our milestone: we have been awarded the "Travelers' Choice™ 2017" by TripAdvisor! Welcome to Samari Spa Resort, the new and best way to enjoy the pleasures of life in Banos de Agua Santa, in beautiful Ecuador! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samari Spa Resort

Address: Av. de las Amazonas | Km 1 via al Puyo, Banos, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Banos
Price Range: $252 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Samari Spa Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
Samari Hotel Banos
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Banos
#2 Spa Hotel in Banos
#2 Romantic Hotel in Banos
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“Get any room.”
  • Beautiful view from dinning
 of 5 bubbles augustaparra, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Away from road pick the back side of hotel to avoid traffic”
 of 5 bubbles maureenparker2, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I would suggest trying to get one of the rooms in the separate buildings down the walkway.”
  • This is the walkway to the room where my friend and I stayed. It is so beautiful here.
 of 5 bubbles AllenP237, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Must say would not change the Suit for anything I like my jaccuci”
 of 5 bubbles eduardoaG9921II, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Best advice is to ask for a room away from the road. Garden view is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles travelingal0702, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
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