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Samari Spa Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   Av. de las Amazonas | kM 1 via al Puyo, Banos 2000, Ecuador
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Ranked #3 of 25 hotels in Banos
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Bel Air, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was one of the best places my family and I have visited in Ecuador. We booked 1 room and a cottage. They were both clean and neatly arranged. The food was very typical and well prepared. Every single employee made us feel welcome. Beautiful place to visit. The fact that is not in the middle of the city made... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want a peaceful, relaxing and amazing place to stay with your family, this is the right place! We love our stay in samari spa resort, i can say is one of the best resorts we had stay through in Ecuador! Spectacular view, with an incredible spa and the best part of all was the attention, especially for part... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excelente lugar, te tratan como familia. La Dueña es un ser muy especial, y todos los empleados son un Equipo Completo. Gracias Samari Spa Resort por siempre tratarnos como Familia. Les recomiendo este lugar, es Cinco Estrellas. Excellent Spa!!! The staff treats you like family. The owner is a very special person, and all the staff go the extra mile... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't recall that i have ever stay in a hotel with so many amenities like this one.This has been my best stay in. if you are looking for a place to relax, the SPA is incredible, they do body & facial treatments, massages, aromatherapy.. It's just an amazing time to be there. Also, the food in the restaurant is... More

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing place we found while searching where to stay the same day. Stumbled upon Sumari and was able to negotiate the room rate since it was off season and during the week. An unbelievable experience! The structure, landscape, service and peaceful spirit were all so enchanting! Thank you Sumari for an experience of a lifetime! Thank you!! Visited... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great weekend with my husband and little girl in this place. The service and attention is wonderful, everything very clean and the breakfast delicious with a lot of variety. The only thing I did not like much is the noise of the cars because our bedroom had the window directly to the street, and its location, in... More

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Orem, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We recently visited Ecuador with our daughter and son in law who is Ecuadorian. We arrived in Banos without making a prior hotel reservation. We found this place late at night and our SIL negotiated a very good rate. We stayed for two days, enjoying the pool, spa, and the free breakfast. As a garden enthusiast, I found the entire... More

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CristianGarcia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Denée Thank you so much for choosing us, we remember you and your family, we are glad to hear that you enjoy our gardens, we designed them based on feng shui philosophy so they transmit calm to our guest. We look forward to hear from you again since your son in law is Ecuadorian, we hope to have... More

Vancouver, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

From the moment you walk into Samari Spa Resort you know you have arrived at an absolutely fabulous spa resort. Total attention to detail in the resort from well established gardens, interior decor, layout of all the spas wonderful facilities - treatment rooms, pool, 2 spas, cold plunge pool, steam box all located together so all facilities can be easily... More

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CristianGarcia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Michelle Thank your for your great review, we appreciate your recommendation about our service, Samari is one of a Kind in Baños thats for sure. Kind Regards More

Guayaquil, Ecuador
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The good: - Very friendly staff. Special thanks to Mario. - Great location and facilities. You can walk to downtown. It takes 10 to 15min. - Nice conference rooms. Flowers and decorations everywhere. - All what I needed for breakfast. You get the usual stuff like eggs, omelette,etc, plus local dishes as shrimp ceviche, bolon and humitas. - Nice spa... More

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CristianGarcia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear Alerf Thanks for your great comments, we will take a look on your recommendations, our guest opinions are the engine that makes us try harder every day. Kind Regards More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

After 4 days at the remote and rustic Suchpakari Lodge in the Amazon, we were ready for a relaxing 2 days in Banos. Samari Spa was perfect. Got there in time to relaxing while watching the USA play in the World Cup, then walked downtown for a nice dinner at Cafe Marianne. The next day we enjoyed the pool, they... More

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CristianGarcia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Samari Spa Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kindly comment, the history of Samari Spa can be appreciated in every corner of the hotel, we are glad to hear that you note this. Thanks again for visiting us Kind Regards More

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Address: Av. de las Amazonas | kM 1 via al Puyo, Banos 2000, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Banos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Samari Spa Resort 4*
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In Quechua Samari means "relax and feel at home".Samari Spa Resort is the result of 8 years of hard work and a vision which took into consideration thousands of details with the final objective of offering guests a destination with a unique style of providing relaxation and well-being.Our vision is to be a new point of reference for Ecuador's luxury hotels, offering high-quality product and services with a high level of attention.We are the first 5 star hotel in central Ecuador and together with our 40 partners we share these 5 values:• Professionalism . Responsibility• Honesty and Transparency . Creativity• TrustHolding true to these five values, we all strive to reach a common goal:To be the best hotel-spa in the countryWelcome to Samari Spa Resort, the new way to enjoy the pleasures of life in Baños de Agua Santa. ... more   less 
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