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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 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.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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We have stayed here on three separate occasions and it has been wonderful each time. The staff, owners, dogs and hotel grounds are amazing. Beautiful and quirky details everywhere. It is an absolute favorite of our kids (8 and 11). The 3 Great Danes are so loving and
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Again a pet friendly place caught my attention. Lovely atmosphere. Games room. Friendly and helpful staff. Tasty breakfast. Eco friendly facilities. The beach is just across the hotel. Not very close to the noisy and busy downtown. A great place to relax. Good wifi. Nice and
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I stayed here in September of 2018 and was here for 3 nights and that was not long enough. The hotel is absolutely spectacular and a true work of art. Everyone was so helpful and answered all the questions that I had about the hotel and surrounding area. The breakfast was
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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 lovely
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Response from HosteriaMandala, Propietario at Hosteria Mandala
Responded Aug. 21, 2018
Thank you for being our guest. We hope you come back one day.
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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 offer (and want). Book early
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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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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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Las habitaciones cuentan con aire acondicionado?
Hola Samuel, Gracias por contactarnos. No contamos con aire acondicionado en las habitaciones, la razón principal es que la hosteria está ubicada en medio de un jardín botánico, las habitaciones son espaciosas, estamos frente al mar, por estas razones y por conservación, no contamos con aire acondicionado, de todas maneras, las habitaciones son super frescas. Saludos
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"I stayed in the Iguana Suite - super quiet in the back"
"Ask for a room on the second floor of a cabana."
"If you really want to feel like your in a jungle paradise, ask to be located in the most secluded areas of the hosteria."
"My cabin was one of the least expensive rooms. In high season I paid $55.00 a night. I can't imagine any room being less than wonderful."
"The standard cabanas all have private walkways."
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PRICE RANGE
US$73 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hosteria mandala hotel puerto lopez
LOCATION
EcuadorManabi ProvincePuerto Lopez
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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