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Gouda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Couldn't wish my self a better location to end my trip to ecuador. This place is so great! After check in by the very friendly owner we were brought to our cabin trough their beautiful garden. Only this is worth a visit! The cabin was comfortable and clean. Especially liked the hammock outside and the nice bathroom. Breakfast is a...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 29 September 2013

when you arrive at puerto lopez, your first impression is not good... The town looks as if it's been devastated by a tsunami. Until you arrive at hosteria Mandala, a real haven. The place is really nice, clean and friendly. The food is great. The rooms are large and clean, and the garden is beautiful. It really is a pleasure...

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Reviewed 12 September 2013

After a long bike ride throughout Ecuador, we were looking for a quiet, natural place, which we found I fell in Love with... I really recommend this place!!! Native Ecuadorian nature, next to the beach, walking distance from the town and the best rooms!!!

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Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Best vacations ever! We arrieved at night and very tired but the owners were really nice and gave us our cabin key right away, plus they told us we were free to use whenever we need the safe-deposit box that belongs to our cabin. We read some reviews about some people's experiences with the food rate in Mandala's Restaurant, which...

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Cancun, Mexico
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Imagine a place where an open air museum showing a complete Humpback skeleton greets you as you arrive in Puerto López. Not only this is cool, The whole place is whimsical as you start discovering its secrets with a little help of Aurelio who guides you through the maze of Hosteria Mandala. There´s a musical instruments room, a library, a...

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Vine Grove, Kentucky
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Stayed eight nights in August and again overwhelmed with the excellent service and food. Maya arranged whale watching and other activities. Also, hotel arranged driver for pickup and return to Manta airport. The customer service received from every employee was superior. We are already planning our return to the Mandala next year.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Hosteria Mandala is a casual low key and very accommodating place. It is located right on the beach, it offers terrific views, excellent food and comfortable accommodations. The bungalows were great fun. The owners are welcoming and make sure that the place runs smoothly. The main lodge has great common space, good internet reception and a large music area and...

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1Thank Richard F
Westerlo, Belgium
Reviewed 15 August 2013

We've been here as last stop in our tour through Ecuador. Great place, nice cabines and a very good restaurant. Service was very good, even a little onthe Italian way. They have a private beach on which you can relax and read in your hammock and forget the hectic world. We did also a visit to the Isla de la...

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Locate di Triulzi, Italy
Reviewed 9 August 2013

We booked for 3 nights in Hosteria Mandala but the owners and the staff were so charming that we stayed one night more. The restaurant is really good (only for guests) and the garden is amazing. It has been one of the few times in our gap year that we felt like at home. For that i want to give...

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O'Fallon, Illinois
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I had a little bit of a tricky time finding the place but once I got there the Hosteria is a nice and unique place. They have covered parking and check-in was quick even without a reservation. English was spoken at the front desk, if you need it. Quite a few large dogs laying on the porch but they are...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Hosteria Mandala

Address: Manabi, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Puerto Lopez
Price Range: RM294 - RM370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“See the comments submitted by previous guests.”
 of 5 bubbles watts_david_b22s, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We did notice a wheelchair accessible room, so ask it you need that. Generally, I would say upper rooms have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles paulah979, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All good but ones with the balcony are better”
 of 5 bubbles 880marving, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose any room other than the "Serpente" or a room that is attached to another.”
 of 5 bubbles Laura_Travels196, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Calibri (hummingbird) suite is our favorite”
 of 5 bubbles MindStorm00, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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