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Cabanas la Tortuga

Ayampe Baja Manabi, Ayampe, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rebecca C Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at La Tortuga. Santi was a great host and helped us learn all of the secret spots in the quaint surf town of Ayompe. We stayed in one of the beach front cabanas and enjoyed lazy days in the hammock, combing the beach for unique rocks, playing in the massive waves and meeting other travelers.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Went for a week, stayed a month. Delightful cabin on the beach with a big porch with a big hammock. Ayampe is a quiet surfer village with a half dozen hotels and restaurants. Tortugas is the best of both. The price was reasonable and the service was terrific.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I recently spent four days at Cabanas la Tortuga with my husband (who is Ecuadorean) and his mother, daughter and grandson. It was one of the best experiences I've had in Ecuador so far. Rustic without sacrificing comfort. The cabanas were clean, comfortable and charming. Ours faced the beach, so the view was spectacular and the sound of the surf... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

We stayed here for a few nights after experiencing the crowds in nearby Montañita. Unless you're looking to party (which I can totally respect!) this is a great alternative for a quiet, laidback stay and solid surfing. The cabañas are clean and comfortable, with screens in the windows and a fan so you can stay cool without being eaten alive... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

I can't say enough great things about Cabanas la Tortuga. The manager Monica was extremely accommodating, the rooms were clean, the food was great, and it was exactly the place we wanted to relax. We originally stayed in Montanita then moved to Ayampe because the surf is much larger and more consistent. We stayed in an ocean front cabana that... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

I didn't know anything about the weather in this time of the year along the pacific coast in Ecuador so of course I felt at first a bit disappointed by the mist and the grey but in fact you get used to it and you end up calling it a soft day ! Apart that,the people there , the staff... More

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Guaruja, SP
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

a home way from home I m a resident guest since february.a friedly area,cofortable rooms,amazing equatorian food in area.THe crew are very helpfull,nice social area, including social pool and barbecue area, cable tv, pool and table tenis,dards,

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Santiago, Chile
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

The beach is very nice, but La Tortuga has a poor infrastructure. The rooms are very basic, modest, disappointing. At the restaurant, the only place where you can eat in kilometers, has a very poor service. There is an Argentinian (surfer guy) that pretends to be a waiter, but is very rude and indolent. Don't stay there. Prefer Orishas cabins,... More

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

Cabanas La Tortuga provided a great, relaxing place to enjoy the beaches of ecuador. I stayed there three nights and I very much enjoyed it and recommend it to any travelers or vacationers. The rooms were nice with a big shower and hot water, the food was incredible, but most of all the people were amazing. Everyone was so friendly... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

We have been traveling along Ecuadorean beaches only to be dissappointed at how development has taken its tow, with bad planification and ugly housing...not In Ayampe. Its probably the last, and only beach left in Ecuador with no cement boulevard right at the beach! And that is thanks to people like David, the owner of La Tortuga who have constantly... More

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Address: Ayampe Baja Manabi, Ayampe, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Ayampe
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