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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 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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Vancouver, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Samari is one of the most beautiful Spa I have visited. Its luxurious facilities and beautiful gardens make this place one of the most exclusive Spa in the region with an affordable price for the American /Asian/ European tourists. Breakfast is delightful, this consists of a wide range of typical Ecuadorian dishes like their exquisite cassava bread. The restaurant offers... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled here for our honeymoon and had a great stay! Everything was cleaned and well maintained. The gardens on the property were beautiful! Close enough to the city to walk but far enough that you felt secluded. The staff was great-especially Silivia! The hotel arranged excursions for us. We recommend this place to anyone looking for both adventure and... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been in this resort twice and would totally be back on my next visit to Baños. The accommodations are extremely comfortable and clean. The staff was always attentive and kind during our stay! The SPA and the assortment of massages are remarkable. The food was another big big plus! We ordered the steak in a stone..... AMAZING!!!! I highly... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My husband and I traveled to Peru and Ecuador in May/June 2014. In between vigorous activities, we stayed at Samari Spa Resort in Banos. It was a luxurious paradise for us. The grounds, suites, food, spa service and staff were exceptional. We highly recommend it and note it as one of the highlights of our trip. Thank you Samari!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Highly recommend it. Family friendly. Very relaxing. Close to the city of Banos. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. The staff was very respectful and helpful. The hotel is very well maintained. They welcomed us with a drink and fresh fruit in our rooms. The weather was great all the time we were there.

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Close to Baños town this spa give me a rest time, recharge my energy. The facilities has a lovely antique decoration and people were friendly and polite. I´m so glad to have this time. There are cossy rooms for traveling people and rooms close to quite sites and space facilities.

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

Dear Mr Thomas We appreciate your kindly review, we look forward to see you soon again in our Spa Kind Regards More

Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I spent a couple of nights with a group of friends and my sister and her husband at Samari hotel. Accommodation cannot get any better, beautiful decoration, amazing soft beds and overall a very cool environment (check out the indoor pool) . Short walk to the main plaza where there is bars and restaurants to choose from. Service was great... More

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

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing us, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the indoor pool too. Our restaurant uses the best ingredients to make you feel a tasteful experience. 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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Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#1 Spa Hotel in Banos #1 Family Hotel in Banos #4 Romantic Hotel in Banos
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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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