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Casa de Romero

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Velez 501 y Boyaca | 7mo Piso, Guayaquil 593, Ecuador (Formerly La Casa Tropical)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed a total of 9 days at different times in a period of 3 weeks. We stayed in the 3rd and the 7th floor. No differences. We always returned because they made us feel home. The rooms are excellent and especially very clean. Breakfast is excellent too. The location makes you feel being a local. No better way to... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The office is situated on the 7th floor. Our room was on the 3rd floor of this high rise building. It is rather unorthodox as far as previous experiences go, but it really seems to work. The two ladies at the reception were rather helpful and efficient. They assisted with travel arrangements and answered a host of questions. The room... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We stayed here for a short stay while in transit to the Galapagos. The hostel is quite nice but on the busy main street behind a locked gate, which makes it seem a bit of a dangerous area. The hostel kindly arranged an airport pickup which was good as we had heard a lot of bad things about the city... More 

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Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

the hostel is clean, staff is very friendly and breakfast is very good. If you are looking for a place to just sleep and would like to wander around the city all day, this is the perfect place to stay!!. The location is close to the malecon and 2 blocks from the iguana Plaza. Very good relation price-quality.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

When I arrived, I thought that it was the wrong address because there was no door to find or way in. just a street without anything special. but then the taxidriver spotted a small sign at the lattice. so I called the doorbell and came up in 7 floor. The people, service, breakfast, .. Everything is perfect. things are done... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

A very nice and friendly place. Just across the road is a supermarket and guests have use of the kitchen which was great when it poured with rain and we didn't want to venture out to find a restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

$5 taxi from airport, located one block away from main road in city. Marts,pharmacy a and restaurants all in 1 minute walking distance. Close to water front boulevard. Staff are English speaking, helpful and generally happy which seems a very rare find in our Ecuador experience. Breakfast was as good as you will get-good coffee eggs toast jam etc. well... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Great staff, good breakfast and very well maintained property with air conditioned in the middle of Guayaquil. There are lots of restaurants nearby. The river is just 4 blocks away. It is 2 blocks from the giant cathedral and iguana park. Cool city. Lots going on.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This place was awesome. The staff were very friendly and had many recommendations. The breakfast was good - toast and eggs with different jams. The rooms were nice with AC and a great shower (especially coming from 1 month in Peru). There was also a kitchen which was we used to prepare dinner one night. A large grocery store was... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

An apartment right in the center of Guayaquil, close to the Malecon. You can walk towards the colourful colonial neighbourhood Las Penas, its just a 20 min walk. The reception of the Casa is on another floor than the apartment, you get a key for the building enterance. Really nice people work there, they sell excellent unique trendy t-shirts. They... More 

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