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Dragonfly Inn B&B

Avenue Quito and Sucre | Chaupi River, Mindo, 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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Savannah, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don't hesitate to book this little hotel. Great value, organised, and very clean...it's a gem! The managers Ingo and his lovely wife are terrific, and you couldn't hope for a better spot to enjoy this rustic, vibrant little village. The Food is also superb - big serves - provides a great opportunity to feed some of the local doggies that... More

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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed here for our second trip to Mindo as we'd heard good things about it, but we were thoroughly disappointed. The room was tiny, as was the bed, and was so noisy. There was noise from the street, anytime a car goes by it really echoes. And more than that, the doorway to the rest of... More

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Hello world. No word when you were here-weird! I am so glad i have told you, knowing you wanted peace and quiet, to take another room and especially not come on a holiday weekend, as it will be loud and full in Mindo - as on all three holiday weekends in Mindo. The rest i will leave un-commented! in case... More

wimberley texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Mindo area in August 2014. This is a lovely structure of wooden construction next to the river and centrally located.The outside river side court yard/cafe is particularly enjoyable. Ingo the manager is exceedingly helpful and well informed as to local attractions, guide services, etc. We had a little trouble with some shady types and Ingo expertly and... More

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Ingo S, Owner at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the cheering words. We will keep it up. More

Omer, null, Israel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Dragonfly Inn has beautiful rooms, and amazing location on a small stream. Prices are not cheap but reasonable to the value of the rooms and atmosphere. The owner ("Gringo Alto") is very helpful with the attractions around, and speaks various languages. Mindo is a must on travelers journey in Ecuador.

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for the nice words. Have always safe travels and stop in again. Ingo More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We recently returned from a three week trip to Ecuador, including two days in Mindo. While there, we stayed at the Dragonfly Inn and had a wonderful time. Everything at the inn really starts with Ingo - he greeted us upon arrival, helped us arrange our activities (birding, zip-lining, and hiking at the Yellow House), made other recommendations around town,... More

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Hey Guys! Glad you made it home good - and very glad you liked it with us. Come again! More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This hotel is perfect for couples or friends visiting Mindo. The rooms are cozy and have small balconies to enjoy the mountain views. The staff is terrific. The owners, Ingo and Jenny, are extremely helpful. They speak many languages (Spanish, English, German...) so communicating is simple. The restaurant is reasonably priced and the food is terrific. There's a great little... More

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Hey there! We are so glad you liked your stay with us and we sure do hope we meet again one day. Happy and the safest of all travels. Ingo, Family and dogs. More

Newry, Ireland
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Pros: - Beautiful wooden building - Close to bus station (although due ot the size of Mindo most places are!) - Decent breakfast - Very Clean - Staff very nice Cons: - Street facing rooms unbelievably noisy at night/early morning - I cant stress this enough! We have been through South America and this was easily one of the noisiest... More

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Hello! Sorry to hear you had a street-noise- issue. And also glad you liked the Hotel itself and your overall experience was very good. On the weekends, when the town is lively, things can be a bit "south american" till late hours, an also live here starts early as the birdwatchers crawl out of bed at 5.30 to take taxis... More

Bellingham, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Me, my wife and 2 our two children (6+10) stayed here for 3 nights. This was a great decision – it was the most comfy, friendly and pleasant stay we have had on our 5 week vacation. Ingo, the guy who is running the place since 2 months, is bending over backwards to make you feel home and comfy. He... More

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Hey guys - thanks for the nice words and the thumbs up. We are working hard on the tables for the back right now, so when you come back we will have more room for you :-) Hi to the boys. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

As a woodworker the second thing I noticed about this beautiful inn was the wonderful craftsmanship and the gorgeous wood used in the construction. The first thing we noticed was the friendly, helpful manager and staff. They immediately made us feel so comfortable. The room was spotless and the restaurant was the perfect spot for an evening brew. This little... More

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

We are very glad you liked it with us - and if we ever built a hotel i will drop you a line to come and help. Thanks for the thumbs up. More

San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Ingo, the manager, goes above and beyond the call of duty, as to helpfulness and knowledge of the area. Dragonfly is a beautiful facility. We had an unfortunate experience with shady characters and Ingo rectified the situation with the greatest of expertise.

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Ingo S, Manager at Dragonfly Inn B&B, responded to this review

Hi to Texas! We are glad you liked it with us, even though there was the shady situation. The "shades" are caught and brought to justice. How good is that. Come back soon. More

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Address: Avenue Quito and Sucre | Chaupi River, Mindo, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Mindo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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