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Our family recently spent 14 days in Ecuador, 3 nights in Puerto Lopez at Hosteria Mandala. This was by far, our favorite place that we stayed. Our kids (ages 8, 7 and 13) want to come back every year now. From the meals, to the...More
Everything was perfect: Food, cabana (we were in the Lobo del Mar), gardens with two chilled dogs, many huge iguanas up in the three plus a few very rare white (northern ghost!) bats in one of the many palm leaves, beach right on the other...More
The Mandala Hosteria is a truly unique establishment which just oozes care and love, both in its environment and how you are treated. We stayed three nights while doing some diving in Puerto Lopez and they couldn't have been nicer hosts. The cabinas feel private...More
Response from HosteriaMandala, Propietario at Hosteria MandalaResponded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for your nice report. You have been very nice guests and we hope to seeing you again!
I stayed here with my 3 young adult children and we had an amazing time. This hotel is a jewel and the gardens are absolutely beautiful. To get back to your cabin, you have to walk on a gravel pathway that take you through a...More
This place was perfect in every way! Food, service, accommodations, etc!! Jill was helpful in booking an excursion from the moment I arrived, showed me to my villa that was beyond beautiful and comfortable and answered my questions. The hammocks and chairs on the front...More
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US$65 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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?).
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
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. Best luck and enjoy Ecuador
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"Lobo del mar was beautiful, but surely others are too."