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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
  • May 30, 2018
    “Hamocks in the grassy courtyard, friendly dogs who could teach the owner a lesson in welcoming.”
  • Dec. 8, 2016
    “Loved our stay here!”
Calle Gonzales Suarez and Av. Machalilla, Puerto Lopez Ecuador See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Our welcome was less than enthusiastic, apart from the dogs, who greeted us warmly. The staff were far less friendly. the room was clean-ish, two towels of postage sized proportions made it difficult to get dry in the humid heat but the hotel has pleasant...More

Thank ssusansteph
Reviewed December 8, 2016

The hostel is located just a bit away from the boulevard, which is very nice because when we were there party was going on on the beach for a long time. Still close enough to the beach and restaurants. It is incredibly cheap for its...More

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Reviewed November 21, 2016

Maxima and her husband are very nice people and the top rooms overlooking the town and some of the beach was pretty nice, compared to the price. The room was large, clean and had hot water. The wifi was a bit sketchy though. Besides that,...More

Thank Julian H
Reviewed August 8, 2016

The place is really close to the beach, market and restaurants. There's a kitchen for guests and a big garden. The owner is really nice, always willing to help with anything. Bathrooms are always clean, price includes towels. I went there for a couple of...More

Thank Monica N
Reviewed March 15, 2016

2 Blocks from the ocean and the main water front restaurants. Price is cheap cheap cheap, rooms with bathroom, hot water, TV and mosquito nets. We went there on 4 different occasions and were always happy. There is an outdoor kitchen if you feel like...More

Thank Shiba M
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We are located 1 1/2 blocks from the beach. Around the corner from the super Market "TIA". All of our rooms have screened in windows and balconies looking out onto our gardens and fruit trees. There is free use of More our open air kitchen facility and 2 TV lounges. Free WIFI. We have a book exchange. We can arrange whale watching tours and Isla de la Plata tours, Guests get a discount for tours. Enjoy a relaxing stay resting in our hammocks, amongst our gardens. Less
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Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$25 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Ecuador > Manabi Province > Puerto Lopez
Room types
Number of rooms
Price range
US$25 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Ecuador > Manabi Province > Puerto Lopez
Traveller (7)
Room & Suite (2)
Dining (1)
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"We stayed on the lower floor rooms which are cooler"
Mar. 15, 2016
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"Rooms facing the street were a little loud, and those on the higher floors were breezy."
Apr. 23, 2014
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"The camping area is very clean and nice. There are different size rooms for different budgets and they are..."
Sep. 24, 2013
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"37 is right at the top with seaview. You are at the street side though if you are a light sleeper"
Jun. 29, 2013
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