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Murali Hostal

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Barrio La Garzota 2 La Salle y 3rd Callejon 15 N-E Esquina, Guayaquil, Ecuador
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Ranked #15 of 55 Guayaquil B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Stockholm, Sweden
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first we thought it was a bit pricy but it was worth every penny! We only stayed for one night to catch a flight the next morning. The hostel, which is more like a hotel, is perfectly located close to the airport. The room we stayed in was spacious, had air condition, bathroom and was really clean. The bed... More

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Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Thanks to the good advice and recommendation of one of the Airport information staff, i found Murali, it's located just a walking distance from there, unless you come full of luggage, you won't need a cab to get there, once there, it's a hostel with the comfort of a hotel, because I'm backpacking I always take the dorms, but they... More

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Puerto Ayora
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Murali Hostel blew away all my expectations. The staff were friendly, helpful and speak decent English. The driver they sent to the airport was very helpful and took us around to get snacks. He was very prompt to pick us up the next day to take us back to the airport as well. The room was one of the nicest... More

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I remember staying at this hotel when i was in Guayaquil for 5 days and it was nice! Free wi-fi, plasma tv, free breakfast and someone to take us to out destination! They made my stay in ecuador a pleasure :)

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Super hot and stuffy, and when I arrived they told me the place was booked out (even tho I had a reservation) and I could sleep on the couch in the reception for free if I wanted? Nice people, but doesn't make up for the lack of organization or the stifling heat in the rooms. Not the worst hostel I've... More

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Spokane, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I was recommended the Murali back in 2011... my arrival was pleasant and the room comfortable, from there it goes down hill. I was attending a tourist conference so was out all day. I arrived late that evening to find no on staff and an obviously drunk man lulling almost passed out on the sofa, being a woman traveling alone... More

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Westminster, Colorado, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 via mobile

Very clean. Very basic. Only spent one night so we'd be close to the airport. Only one or two choices for dinner nearby. Got up early, asked for a cab. They hailed the guy across the street. Worked out great.

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Sydney, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
56 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

his is my honest opinion of the place. location: 15 min walk from the bus station or airport. Catch a taxi to the city - $4 USD customer service: Spoke little and no English from staff. Not very helpful cleanness: place was clean and tidy. bathrooms: Dorm had own showers and toilet. Bedroom:Quite small with small lockers for personal items.... More

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Atlanta, GA
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I had booked on line, paying the 25%, and had asked them to pick me up at the airport. The arrival was in the wee hours of the morning. Everything on line said that it was close to the airport. No one spoke English, I was brought to a horrible part of town to an apartment. The sheets did not... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

For travelers enroute or connecting it is very close to both the bus station and airport. Otherwise the area is somewhat industrial, not good for walking, and some distance away from central Guayaquil. Spacious comfortable rooms with air conditioning and private bathrooms with hot water. The older home conversion features some beautiful wood carved doors and stair railings. The simple... More

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Address: Barrio La Garzota 2 La Salle y 3rd Callejon 15 N-E Esquina, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Guayas Province > Guayaquil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Murali Hostal 3*
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Located in front of the Airport and Bus terminal in a safe, quiet, upper-class area of Guayaquil, this Hotel-B&B offers 24 hour reception and security, free WIFI in room, kitchen, patio, Direct TV, A/C, hot water, breakfast, a delicious restaurant, airport pick up, business center and free Ecuador information for expats. ... more   less 
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