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Hostal Montezuma

Calle de los Cocteles y 10 de Agosto, Montanita 100156 , Ecuador
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Ulan-Ude, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in Montezuma for 2 weeks . I would strongly recommend this hostel to all travelers who wants to spent time great. Stuff was helpful and great!!! The location is perfect . Room with private bathroom and included breakfast for 10 $ is perfect balance of price and quality. At nights you can enjoy life music, sitting at the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

Met by the manager at the bus stop. $10 a night, room got a little warm and there were some water issues however nothing a swim in the ocean 50 meters away couldn't fix. Great location, but I really want to thanks the staff especially the 3 ladies that worked there. My travel partner was really sick and while I... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

FIRST IMPRESSION: Cheap price for a triple ($7 each) with a great balcony and hammocks. STAFF: The guy who checked us in completely ruined this stay for me. He was sexually inappropriate, despite my boyfriend being with me and kept insiting that he took a photo of me and him together. When we checked out, I told him we were... More 

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Jestetten, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Montezuma is a good place, inexpensive, nice ambiance, in the center of the movement and a lot of fun. They charge faire prices, acording to the rooms. Friends of us took a hostel outside the center and got completly fu..., they had no wather in the showers for days, in montezuma we got all the services all the time, they... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

We liked the place a lot. you leave the hostel and you are in right away in the party zone. They got the pest prices in the center. Its a really international .meating place for backpacker. We met casually friends in montezuma we got from thailand, 8 months before. Its definitly not a quiet place. Its a full party hostel... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Arrived in Montañita on Dec 26, and went in person to pay upfront for a private room for the two of us for the hardest dates to book, Dec 30-Jan 2. The prices were jacked up to $43/nt total for the one room, but this is common practice. We watched the main front desk guy update the reservations book and... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

The place smells like a sewer, has filthy curtains, disgusting toilets, stained walls, .... and the staff are rude and unhelpful. Don´t waste your time here, the Pakaloro next door looks much better. There are many options in Montanita, though this place must surely be amongst the very worst. You have been warned.

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Riga, Latvia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

So we arrived to Montanitas late in the evening and saw a banner for this hostel and decided to check it out. Got a private room on the second floor with 4 beds and private bathroom for 8$ in a decent location. That's about all the good things that I can say about hostel Montezuma. Wifi connection was horrible and... More 

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Buenos Aires
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

We stayed there for 4 nights during april ( a couple ) and found the place to be pretty cheap. 7 dollars each for a private room with bathroom, breakfast included. The staff was friendly, though minding their own business most of the time. The room was very damp and I woke up with a sore throat every day...even if... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

I had higher hopes for hostel montezuma. After reading about it online I had hoped to find a big party hostel. However what I did find was an average hostel where the party happens outside. Rooms have about three beds and start at 8 dollars per person. Breakfast is included but not on weekends. There is no wifi but there... More 

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