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Hacienda Manteles

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Ecological Route Banos - Patate km. 18.5 (Via Las Antenas), Banos 0000, Ecuador
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Virginia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
71 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night at the Hacienda Manteles near the end of a Gate1 tour in Ecuador, and it was very memorable. As others have noted, the hotel has a very remote feel, as it is well off the main highway and requires a breathtaking drive down and then back up a stunning valley with clear views to the volcano... More 

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Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
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157 reviews 157 reviews
16 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This was another of the lodges that we stayed in during our Gate 1 tour of Ecuador, and like the others, Hacienda Manteles also had a special charm that I will long remember. It is in a somewhat isolated area but the landscaped grounds and the surrounding scenery of the mountains and valleys are very beautiful. There are great views... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We visited for 1 night the Hacienda Manteles on our tour with Gate 1. First of all Gate 1 always selects wonderful hotels in great locations and this one did not disappoint. Fernando met us when we arrived and he makes you feel so welcome and at home. The inside of the main building is well appointed with comfortable chairs... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. We are pleased to hear that you were happy with our service and also happy to know you enjoyed the food served in our restaurant. Our staff is always delighted to provide the best service... More 

keswick
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This hotel was simply amazing. It had beautiful views of the volcano and the valley below. The hotel had such character, it was decorated with antiques which I loved! The food was really good and the service was great. I would love to go back and stay there longer. It's the perfect place to getaway! Plus they had a really... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. We are pleased to hear that you were happy with our service and also happy to know you enjoyed the food served in our restaurant. Our staff is always delighted to provide the best service... More 

Leesburg
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Unique hotel in the mountains near Banos. Long drive up the mountain to the lodge but well worth the trip. Views of the Volcano all the way up on the drive. Beautiful views from the hotel and the road to get there. We stayed with a Gate I travel tour. Main house is a beautiful Hacienda. People were very friendly... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. Thank you very much for your comments and suggestions. The feedback is very important for us, since it helps us improve every day. We are pleased to hear that you were happy with our staff... More 

CA
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72 reviews 72 reviews
31 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We were part of a Gate 1 group that stayed there for one night. Glad I did not have to worry about finding this place. It is far away from Baños and many back roads led us finally there. There is a main house and some other buildings scattered around the property. We stayed in number 23, a single unit... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. Thank you very much for your comments and suggestions. The feedback is very important for us, since it helps us improve every day. We are very sorry to know that the food did not fulfill... More 

Ontario
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147 reviews 147 reviews
52 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This hotel has an old world ambiance because it has been transformed from a private family hacienda to a charming hotel. Each room is different, and I would imagine that reviews vary based on which room you get booked into. We felt lucky to get a room in the main house, but each room had it's own special qualities. Being... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. Thank you very much for your comments and suggestions. The feedback is very important for us, since it helps us improve every day. We are pleased to hear that you were happy with our staff... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My husband and I stayed here as part of a Gate 1 tour. We were placed in one of the new rooms (23 & 24). I'm so glad that we were! It was the best room of the whole trip. The room was detached and private. Very modern with great views. The room was worthy of being covered in a... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. We are pleased to hear that you were happy with our service and also happy to know you enjoyed the food served in our restaurant. Our staff is always delighted to provide the best service... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I usually do not like to write long review. Making an exception for this hotel. The following cpmplaint was sent to Gate 1 and the hotel. We recently (1-27-15) returned from a trip in Ecuador with Gate 1. This was our fourth time travelling with Gate 1. We had a good time and our tour manager great. We do have... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your comments and suggestions. The feedback is very important for us, since it helps us improve every day. We are very sorry to know that the food did not fulfill your expectations. We take a lot of pride for outstanding service, and food is one of the main reasons our guests complement us.... More 

Cali, Colombia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Ok. So before I start raving about this place I do want to admit something; the night of my arrival, when we pulled into the drive way, I wanted to give this place 0 stars if I could. You see, the map that the hotel's website gives you isn't very clear, at all. So my boyfriend and I were lost... More 

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Andres H, Director Comercial at Hacienda Manteles, responded to this review

Greetings from Hacienda Manteles, We would like to send our warmest regards, It was a real pleasure to have you with us at the Hacienda. Thank you very much for your comments and suggestions. The feedback is very important for us, since it helps us improve every day. We are pleased to hear that you were happy with our staff... More 

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