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Finca Ecologica El Maco

San Agustin, Colombia
Finca Ecologica El Maco
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bergen
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic place 1km outside San Agustin. A great option for a relaxed stay. Everything you need onsite, pretty much. The Curry is really good. Staff is superhelpful, the receptionist spent around 15 minutes on the phone on my behalf calling the ridiculous company Avianca. The receptionists also whipped up a nightmeal for me hours after closing the restaurant, because I... More 

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Cobham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This place has a variety of little buildings that offer different types of accommodation from backpacker dorms, hammocks, camping, cabins for two or more, a tepee and a house yet to come. The main reception area does food and drink that is basic but good. Our cabin had a bamboo frame and comfortable bamboo beds. The walls were painted light... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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23 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

I would like to give more stars to El Maco, except a few downfalls make it slip. It is in a beautiful setting, and it is artfully designed. Very fun. We stayed in Tipi, with lots of room to spread out and plenty of places to store/hang belongings. The bathroom was open to the outdoors and was everything was very... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

At a saafe distance from the noise there is this place where you can get a relief from all the stress and relax at the rhythm of crickets at night and birds during the day... the rooms are clean and nice, theres a guests kitchen but their restaurant dishes do deserve a try... and considering the size of san agustin... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We (couple) stayed there for two nights in the 'tipi'. After traveling Columbia for 3 weeks, el maco is our favorite place to stay. Very friendly receptionist, pati was always smiling and helpful, like all staff here! Excellent room with very nicely decorated outdoor bathroom, very thoroughly cleaned, generally everything was decorated with love for details. Great currys and crepes... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

A friend recommended this place. She stayed here in 2010. When we tried to book from Belgium we found wrong information.The website is terrible outdated and it announced different prices, in reality we had to pay almost double the price 110,000 for 2 people per night instead of 60,000. When we arrived we did feel that we were disturbing the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Finca El Maco is an incredibly beautiful property situated just outside San Agustin town. Yes, it is a bit of a walk from town, especially the uphill portion which can be challenging after a long day, but the views, staff and facilities make it worth it. Staff know guests' names and will treat you with respect. The guest kitchen facilities... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at the ' Tipi'. Very nice place to stay, friendly people, beautiful and clean accomodations, nice food in the restaurant, free wifi and the best guide of the region comes here to offer you very nice trips. It's a little bit out of the center, but a short taxi ride will bring you here. Absolute... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Set on a hill top with lovely views of the surrounding country side this is a very tranquil place to stay. My shared cabin had a clean comfortable bed and good bathroom. Staff were very helpful in arranging a jeep tour and horse back riding with guide pacho which is a must. Breakfast was lovely and they made proper bread... More 

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Ithaca, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

My cabin was beautiful and a great value for the money. Comfortable bed, great bathroom and best shower I had in Colombia! I enjoyed the breakfast but I thought it was not as fantastic as the other reviews indicated. The other items on the dinner menu were a bit overpriced but good quality. I preferred eating in town but the... More 

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