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La Rinco

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18 km de montanita y 22 de puerto lopez | La Rinconada, Montanita 1425, Ecuador
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful escape, the Casita was lovely, and our hosts were so gracious and helpful. It was the perfect way to end our travels in Ecuador. Be sure to visit the small village a short hike down the hill for amazing fresh seafood brought in daily by local fishermen. We loved the whole experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed 2 nights at La Rinco on our recent trip to Ecuador. If you are looking to be away from the party atmosphere of Montanita this is the perfect place. The view is absolutely stunning as you the rooms are on a mountain overlooking the ocean. You get to enjoy this view throughout your breakfast which is a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The best value hotel on the coast run by a very friendly and helpful couple. Lovely artistic touches in each of the chalets and fabulous views from the decks of each chalet. Great recommendations for things to do and places to see. Dinner at the local farm house each evening was a delight, great food and lovely people.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We enjoyed the beautiful location and the nice house we lived in. The staff was very friendly, had many tipps for our stay in Ecuador and knew a lot about people and culture. For animal lovers the hotel also provides a dog and a cat :-)

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We had a wonderful stay at La Rinco for two nights over New Year’s. As independent travelers with a car at our disposal, we found the best of both worlds at La Rinco: easy access to a wide mix of coastal towns (from the manic Montanita to much more laid back scenes in Ayampe etc) but also a feeling of... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

La Rinco is a very nice and clean place, but what I like the most was the service! You are able to feel confortable, the guy who is the owner is always asking you if everything is ok and he recomends you places to eat and visit! Also he has great ideas to involve the community in a turism project.... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We stayed at La Rinco for three nights, and by the time we had to check out, we wanted to extend our stay for a week! The words that mostly describe the essence of the place are: peaceful, beautiful in its sights and nature surroundings and excellent in it´s warm and home-style service. Other features are that breakfast is great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Excellent place to spend a relaxed weekend Quality Service Comfortable to sleep Close enough to a visit the beach and far enough to enjoy the silence Excellent view Nice breakfast I'll return with no doubt

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We spend a week in La rinco in last April. Scenery is beautiful and because the location is a little bit off from the main road, it is an extremely peaceful place. Service and personnel was very friendly. We had very good time there. Renting a car in the coast was a good idea, you can see a lot of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

La Rinco is located on a cliff with a beautiful view. It is the best place to relax and near Montanita and a number of beautiful beaches. The bus station is just a little hike up the road. At night we took a taxi back. We stayed at la casita which is beautifully designed with everything you need. They even... More 

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