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    Balsa Surf Camp

    at the Point (En la Punta), Montanita, Ecuador
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          Reviewed 31 October 2014

          Located a few minutes walk (on the beach) from the party town at the North end of the beach, I cannot recommend Balsa enough...this is magical place...and I have rarely felt this. Balsa is owned and run by Julie (French) and Rasti (Ecuadorian). The hostel...More

          2  Thank Jonathan L
          Reviewed 31 October 2014

          Stopped by here for three nights to get my surf on and the location couldn't be better. It's literally right across a small dirt road from the beach and the best break in Montanita. The property itself is gorgeous, I had a nice private balcony,...More

          1  Thank Wdave37
          Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

          When I first got here I thought it was going to be fantastic! However, I had money stolen out of my lock box! They told me there was only one key for the lock box, but they have another one in their office! I counted...More

          8  Thank YtBoI
          Reviewed 13 August 2014

          beautiful place to stay, it is a little bit far from the town ( walk 5-10 mins). The breakfast is the best part you have plenty of options to choose from. Also the rooms are pretty big and clean! the owner of the place is...More

          1  Thank Los_Bubus
          Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

          I stayed 2 nights here, it is a very nice place with great cabanas, breakfasts, gardens and friendly, helpful staff. Location is excellent for the beach & a short taxi from town at night. There was a great choice for breakfast (juice, eggs, fruit, crepe...More

          Thank iv26
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$56 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Ecuador >
          • Santa Elena Province >
          • Montanita
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Suzette N
          Hi, I'll be travelling solo and wondering how best to get here from Quito, safely?! Don't want to spend a fortune on taxis as I'm on a budget but are public buses safe?Thanks
          14 June 2017|
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          Response from patrick g | Reviewed this property |
          We did not take any public buses but those I spoke to sounded very comfortable with taking the long bus trip. I never felt unsafe anywhere in the country during my visit.
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          Agi O
          Hi, how much does it cost to have a surf lesson and how much is surf board hire?
          13 May 2016|
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          Response from JulieCesar M | Property representative |
          Hello :) The beguiners surf lesson cost is $25, 1h30 with the whole equipment and surf instruction, intermediate level cost $30, the advanced one $35 (with pics and video). Surfboard rental cost $5 one hour, $8 two hours... More
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          "We were happy to have splurged for the Jama Coaque room as I think we were maybe the only room with an actual..."
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          "all rooms are nice"
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