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Hostal Kundalini

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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St. Thomas
Reviewed 31 January 2012

We spent a few days at the Kundalini and were not disappointed. This place is in the perfect spot. Close to town but far enough away to avoid the the bar and music noise. On the beach and a great value for money.

Thank kaakre
Reviewed 20 January 2012

My wife and I spent a week here after reading a number of nice reviews. One needs to consider the age of the reviewers when making decisions regarding creature comforts. My son and his friend, both 22, loved this place, however, my wife and I, both in our 50's were less enthralled. It brings back memories of dorm living. Crowded...

Thank barrowtraveler
HostalKundalini, Owner at Hostal Kundalini, responded to this review

Hi! we have change all the pillows and sheets! We have improve the hot wter system and pressure system as the air conditioners in rooms! There are No 5 star hotels In Montañita with all the luxuries, since it is a simple and quiet beach where customers spend most time doing activities or on the beach. In Kundalini have always...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 14 November 2011

I loved this spot. Not only where the prices great $15 for a single bungalow, 20 ft from the beach, you have HOT water, good water pressure, clean room service everyday, its safe and quite. They have bunkbed rooms for folks traveling w friends and its a bit off the hidden path, so the fun nights and noises are right...

4Thank jamie s
HostalKundalini, Propietario at Hostal Kundalini, responded to this review

Hi Sassy! thanks a lot for your comments! We hope to see you around, next time will be even better! Have a nice trip. Diego Gonzenbach

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 July 2011

Our room and bathroom was small and minimal, but had a great balcony facing the ocean (semi-private), with hammocks to relax in all day- so it was still a good value. The location is just past the noisy club and bar area, so all you can hear is the sound of the ocean waves. It was also easy to find...

3Thank occasionaltravels
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 30 June 2011

I stayed at Kundalini for a week while attending spanish school in Montanita and it was one of the highlights of my stay there. Firstly, I should explain that Montanita was not my kind of place - just a bit too focused on the partying for me at this age (in my early 30s). Ten years ago, would've loved the...

6Thank MajorMoon
Buenos Aires
Reviewed 27 February 2011

Kundalini's location is defenitely best location in Town. Although it is close to nightlife a great night sleep is secure. Some rooms have a beautiful ocean view where sunset can be seen just from your own bed! I would defenitly go back! Breakfast is served on a nice terraze surround by a garden. Be aware to book in advance, Kundalini...

4Thank louzambo
Reviewed 9 July 2010

Having stayed in many mant hostels around the world they all seem the same after a while, but this one is different. We had a fantastic time at Hostal Kundalini, the location is perfect, so close to all the nightlife but just far enough away to have a peaceful sleep! The hostal is relaxing, friendly, clean, the breakfasts are delicious...

4Thank nathandali
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 26 April 2010

Although reservations were made 2+ months in advance, this hotel did not honor our reservations.

5Thank begs
HostalKundalini, Gerente at Hostal Kundalini, responded to this review

Hey! sorry about your problem, can you give me your name to check out the booking list. Im in charge of the bookings and we had never get problems with this. Its very important for us! Hopping to hear from you. Diego gonzenbach

Bs. As., Argentina
Reviewed 25 April 2010

The best place to stay in Montañita!! Located on the shore of the sea and two minutes from downtown. Excellent service: great breakfast, comfortable and clean rooms and very nice hosts.

2Thank julitanori
Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 24 April 2010

This hostal is great, it's located in "la punta" which is a 10 minute walk from the town, it's right on the beach with a beatiful look at the ocean. It's far from the noise of the town which makes it great if you look for quite. And if you are looking for fun, it's still great since it's pretty...

2Thank aharasic

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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located at the bottom of the sea in the best area of Montanita, where the silence allows you to rest at night. Restaurants and bars are only at 2 minutes walking. Clean rooms with private bathroom, air conditioner, hot water, wifi, private hammocks and all you need at the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Kundalini

Address: At the beach 200 mts walking from north from the town, Montanita 5939, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Santa Elena Province > Montanita
Price Range: $61 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal Kundalini 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Amazing sunsets.”
568katelynb, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“this is a mid range you can get rooms on the beach for $15.00”
857tommys, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on top floor have better breeze.”
kinkajubead, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view!”
523jordans, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I think all the rooms are fine. It's a quiet hotel.”
lars682, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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