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I stayed here over a year ago when on a trip to Ecuador. I find their website extremely user friendly and the booking process was so easy - something that can't be said about many other places in Ecuador. When we got to the hosteria...More
My sister and I stayed here for four nights in February. We really enjoyed our time here--especially sitting on the deck and laying in hammocks in the cabanas on the beach. It is, as other reviewers said, an oasis with beautiful gardens and good food....More
We were a bit, nervous taking a four hour ride on a bus (from Guayaquil to Puerto Lopez) whose mechanical soundness was questionable at best. No A/C, no washroom, hot and crowded! Oh, and speed limits and road markings don’t seem to mean much!
Hosteria Mandala consists of a number of buildings--ours had four units--spread around a dense, tropical garden which, one of the owners told us, has been growing for 30 years. Each unit can only be reached by its own path. Our unit (tortuga) had a large...More
I stayed at Hosteria Mandala for 6 weeks and loved every moment, the warm welcome I received, the beautiful grounds, and the cabins each one of which are decorated differently. Staying so long I really got to know the owners who are very friendly and...More
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Response from HosteriaMandala, Propietario at Hosteria MandalaResponded 25 May 2014
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US$65 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from HosteriaMandala | Property representative |
Hello Abby and Rusty,
We are still here, Maja and Aurelio. We are the builders and owners of Mandála. Do you come to visit us? By the way, the German guy was here for 2 month because we were in holiday.........(10 years?).
Response from Ricardo N | Reviewed this property |
No we stayed at a simpler cabin(s) as we stayed several times...Most cabins though have interior view to gardens which are great but few have ocean views. So choose accrondingly for best results on your stay at Pto Lopez... More
No we stayed at a simpler cabin(s) as we stayed several times...Most cabins though have interior view to gardens which are great but few have ocean views. So choose accrondingly for best results on your stay at Pto Lopez. Best luck and enjoy Ecuador
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