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Overview
Sector Norte, Puerto Lopez 130315 Ecuador See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Puerto Lopez is a small fishing village that maintains its tourist attraction status with whale watching and eco tours each winter season. Many people discount the area as the place to stay but they shouldn’t when Hosteria Mandala offers its lucious sanctuary. Run by a...More

1  Thank Marianne S
Response from HosteriaMandala, Propietario at Hosteria MandalaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for being our guest. We hope you come back one day.

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This is by far the best place we stayed at during our 3 weeks in Ecuador. The garden is wonderful, the beach with all the palm trees really great and the cabanas are beautiful. Obviously this is a European enclave very different from what Ecuadorians...More

Thank Burkhardgn
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Great rooms, luxuriant gardens, can’t be more easy to get to the beach, plenty of games for evening or rainy days, very friendly staff, tasty juices at breakfast, sweet deserts, overall highly recommended!

2  Thank JEAN-CHRISTOPHE D
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We loved our stay at Hostería Mandala. The cabañas are cute and comfortable. The tropical grounds are beautiful. The beach is right across the street. The breakfast was delicious: fresh juices, fresh fruit and bread, great coffee and eggs.

1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

The accommodation here is awesome. The cabins are set in beautiful lush gardens. Ana is a legend and sorted taxis, horse riding and whale watching trips for us. She really was great at her job. Freddy is another great staff member who we loved for...More

Thank Clare T
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About
Description
Hosteria Mandala is a place of nature and art, with botanical gardens, games, musical instruments, located in Machalilla National Park in Puerto Lopez at the pacific coast of Ecuador, where you can enjoy gorgeous ...More beaches, the Plata and Salango islands, Spondylus reef, diving and snorkeling, horseback riding or hikes through the dry and rain forest, archeology, bird watching, and see humpback whales from July to September. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Spa
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$71 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hosteria Mandala Hotel Puerto Lopez
Location
Ecuador > Manabi Province > Puerto Lopez
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$71 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hosteria Mandala Hotel Puerto Lopez
Location
Ecuador > Manabi Province > Puerto Lopez
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Traveller (523)
Room & Suite (108)
Pool & Beach (60)
Dining (26)
Family and Play Areas (26)
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AbbyAdams1212
November 21, 2016|
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Response from HosteriaMandala | Property representative |
Hello Abby and Rusty, We are still here, Maja and Aurelio. We are the builders and owners of Mandála. Do you come to visit us? By the way, the German guy was here for 2 month because we were in holiday.........(10 years?).
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garlandllc
June 23, 2016|
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Response from Ricardo N | Reviewed this property |
No we stayed at a simpler cabin(s) as we stayed several times...Most cabins though have interior view to gardens which are great but few have ocean views. So choose accrondingly for best results on your stay at Pto Lopez... More
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"Ask for a room on the second floor of a cabana."
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"If you really want to feel like your in a jungle paradise, ask to be located in the most secluded areas of..."
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"My cabin was one of the least expensive rooms. In high season I paid $55.00 a night. I can't imagine any..."
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"The standard cabanas all have private walkways."
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