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Cdla. Guayaquil, Calle Victor Hugo Sicouret y Emilio Soro Lenti | Manzana 11, Villa 8, Guayaquil EC00000, Ecuador
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Hostal Macaw
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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42 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Our group of nine stayed at the Macaw for two nights on our way to Baltra. It's less than 10 minutes from the airport and a short walk to an air-conditioned shopping mall. There are several near-by restaurants that have good food. The hotel has a gated entry with staff always on duty to answer the bell. There's a small... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Having booked a flight to Baltra via San Salvador, which had a 7 hour layover in Guayaquil, my 20-something daughter and I had to choose whether to stay at the airport or head into town. Given that our arrival at Guayquil was shortly after midnight (and our flight out would be at 8:30 a.m. that same morning), we needed to... More

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Monterey, CA
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9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Very nice accomodations in a quiet location, area feels safer than another area where we spent several nights. Hotel is, literally, 5 minutes from the airport, so great for overnighting before those early morning departures. Decorations are a touch spare...but that's a nit. We departed at 4:30 am and the hotel saw us off with sack breakfasts to munch on... More

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Portsmouth, RI
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Our flight was very late getting into Guayaquil, but there was still someone waiting at the front desk to let us into our room. Breakfast was wonderful, lots of fresh, homemade food. The taxi driver they arranged to take us to the airport stayed with us and walked us through everything we needed for our flight to Galapagos and probably... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We only got to spend one night, but this is a wonderful place. Beautifully decorated and very comfortable rooms. Nice folks, would recommend it highly. They even prepared us a very nice bagged breakfast/lunch for a very early morning departure.

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London
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21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Stayed there for 2 nights when I was on my way to Galapagos islands. It is called Hostal, but it is run by a friendly family, very cosy hostal, and most importantly, it is in a quiet and safe location. It is closed to one of the main shopping malls too. The room is nice size with air conditioning! I... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Great place to stay for quick hop to the islands. Picked up from airport, in the morning served lovely breakfast by the very charming Wilson, then collected by taxi who guided us through the slightly complex process of check in, tagging & inspection at airport for the islands. This was all organised by hotel. Hotel was clean and friendly. Highly... More

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Toronto, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We were so pleased that we had chosen to stay at Hostal Macaw. It's close to the airport so very convenient. (It's also not an expensive taxi to the Malecon 2000 if you want to go into el centro.) The room was spotless and we had a huge bed. The room has air conditioning, and I had the best night's... More

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This is a delightful small hotel in a spacious house. Very nicely designed and well-maintained, with service to meet all your needs. I enjoyed my short stay, and will be back. My ride was waiting for me at the airport, it was a short trip to the hotel. I received a warm welcome from Fanny and Rodrigo. The night I... More

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Scotland
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68 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We stayed twice here for one night each on way to and from Galapagos. Fanny and her husband are wonderful hosts, the rooms are a delight, spotlessly clean and we had a huge king bed. All the rooms have macaws on the furniture, table lamps etc. very tastefully done. The breakfast is wonderful, the best we had in Ecuador, juice,... More

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Address: Cdla. Guayaquil, Calle Victor Hugo Sicouret y Emilio Soro Lenti | Manzana 11, Villa 8, Guayaquil EC00000, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Guayas Province > Guayaquil
Number of rooms: 12

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