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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best places to stay in the whole Ecuador, not saying about Ecuador Amazonia! Cheap, friendly, and beautifully located. Many entertainments around including wonderful Jasun Sacha Reserve (10 min drive).

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here a year ago and had a good experience. This time we only stop by asking them for help to arrange a last minute tour. Carlos and Anna were super helpful and in less than 20 minutes they had a great afternoon set up for us. We took a canoe, walked in the jungle and visited a local...

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Thank Paulo G
Innsbruck, Austria
Reviewed 7 December 2016

It is great located directly at the river, where you can actually swim! Approximately 5 minutes walking distance to the town center with all shops. The owners are very friendly and helpful. The garden area is neat and comfortable to relax during the day. The rooms are very clean and the wifi connection is really good too. I like that...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful place stay! The rooms are modern but simple and comfortable and very, very clean. The staff are very friendly and helpful. You can go for a swim in the river to escape the Amazons heat and humidity. It's close to town and is the perfect place to stay to disover the Amazon!

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Thank Christian P
Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 25 August 2016

4 of us stayed at Banana Lodge for 3 nights. The rooms are spacious, beds comfortable, hot water showers, breakfast included for $30.00/night per person in individual rooms. The grounds are landscaped beautifully with a small path leading down to the river. Anna arranged our rafting trip (fabulous - see my review of Tena Adventure River) and provided us with...

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Thank Leita H
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed at Banana Lodge for 4 nights in total. Anna was very friendly and helpful with all our questions and curiosities. Our room was very clean. We had a lot of space for our belongs. The view on the river is amazing too! The garden had a lot of bananas, pineapples and cacao plants.

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Thank Giuseppe R
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is great hotel to just get away, hide and relax. We stayed for 2 nights. The owners are wonderful hosts. Located on the river, nice place to go rafting or just take a dip in the cool water. Rooms are very clean and well maintained. Screens on the windows with a nice breeze from the river at night. They...

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Thank Scout K
Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Great place for the rest in the jungles. Very quiet , excellent service , riverview , close to centre of Misahualli. Owners are very friendly ! The rooms always clean , hot water , everyday room service.

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Thank Kwaaas
Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Highly recommended! A clean and charming lodge right on the river. The friendly owners offer tours down the river and chocolate demonstrations. You can hope into the river right out back for a swim, or walk five minutes into town and hang out with the monkeys at the beach. 25-30 minutes to Tena by bus, so not hard to find....

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I stayed here with my mom and sister for two nights. We had an amazing time. The rooms are a good size, clean and the bed was comfortable. Anne was very helpful in organizing tours, of which i would highly recommend. It is also right on the river with steps that lead from the property. They offer a good quality...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a little family run hostel located in the green part of Misahualli, in a walking distance (800m) from the center. The name come from banana plants growing in the garden of the Banana Lodge. The garden has orange, lemon, guayava, guava, lichi, coffee and cacao trees and various tropical plants including pineapples. We have a majestic view to a curve of the river Misahualli where also you can swim and primary jungle. You can listen to the nature and smell it right here.We provide accommodation in comfortable rooms with mosquito protection, ventilation and private bathrooms with hot water. Delicious breakfasts are available. The guests can enjoy staying in a hammocks, make bonfire at night, exchange books, use free internet WiFi everywhere and guest kitchen. We also arrange comfortable and adventure jungle tours, indigenous craft courses, rituals of ayahuaska and spanish classes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banana Lodge

Address: Via al Pununo | 800m del parque central, Misahualli 150155, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Napo Province > Misahualli
Price Range: $51 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Bring a hed lamp”
 of 5 bubbles scoutk2015, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floor has a nice breeze”
 of 5 bubbles KevinandJenn, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Inexpensive, clean and great beds.”
 of 5 bubbles drthompson2015, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Borrow boots if making any hiking trip in the area”
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“All rooms share similar view. Share a bed with your little one and save.”
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