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Banos de San Vicente

Km 122 Via Guayaquil - Salinas | Provincia Santa Elena, Salinas 241550, Ecuador
253-5100
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Excellent thermal water

Have been the same for last, at least, 70 years, with very few maintenance done. But, diving in the... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Elias K
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Mrkopalj, Croatia
To come back.

Since I was a child my parents have taken me to this magic place, from always there was the called... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Salomé C
via mobile
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good12%
  • Average34%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“volcanic mud” (3 reviews)
“steam room” (3 reviews)
“swimming pool” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Km 122 Via Guayaquil - Salinas | Provincia Santa Elena, Salinas 241550, Ecuador
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253-5100

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Have been the same for last, at least, 70 years, with very few maintenance done. But, diving in the hot water for fifteen to twenty minutes acts as the best anti-stress medicine; when I walked out I just wanted to sleep. There are also some...More

Thank Elias K
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Since I was a child my parents have taken me to this magic place, from always there was the called “healing mud”. The first time they forced me to enter but then I loved it. It didn’t have any ugly smell. It’s a tourist resort...More

2  Thank Salomé C
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I went to visit the The thermal bath complex of San Vicente with my friends, this place is located in the province of Santa Elena. The main attraction is a volcano of natural water with a temperature of 42 degrees Celsius, more a volcanic crater...More

Thank KellyRodriguez
Reviewed 14 December 2016

With my family, we headed for the thermal baths. After a few taxi rides we arrived at San Vicente.If you are looking for fancy and fussy with lots of ambiance, this is not the place for you. This is a basic thermal bath that has...More

Thank cristylore
Reviewed 27 August 2016

OK, this place is a little unorthodox! But do it just for the fun! Lather yourself with volcanic mud. Get an amazing 30 minute massage for $5. Relax in the hot mineral waters. Finish the day with a cold coconut water for $1.50. This is...More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Its a long time (but very rundown) favorite of some older loyal locals. Needs some elbow grease and maintenance both in the baths and out. There are weeds and piles of debris along the walkways with a family of buzzards hanging around the roof tops...More

Thank Therealthingforsure
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Baños de San Vicente It is a true treasure of medicinal waters that will make your holiday a beneficial rest for your health. It is located at Km. 104 via Guayaquil Santa Elena. The therapeutic complex comprises four hectares, where the facilities of 4 swimming...More

Thank Lili Tayri R
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a local resident special treat. It is rustic, very rustic. It is really cheap, very basic, and the hot spring, massage with aloe, and steam room all feels amazing.

Thank jzmackenzie
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This is not a fancy American spa. However, it is a fun and unique experience. We got both aloe and mud treatments. Both come with massages, you choose the length. The aloe was very slippery and I nearly fell off the table. My family had...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Grosses thong I've ever done. I couldn't wait to leave. Filthy nasty mud. The mud was full of trash and plenty of unknowns to step on in mud. Felt and looked as tho I was deep in human waste. Don't go

1  Thank Rae B
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