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Hostal Monte Libano

Malecon Julio Izurieta, Puerto Lopez 05, Ecuador
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Ranked #4 of 12 Puerto Lopez B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014
MJS2013 Salt Lake City, Utah
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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 of 5 stars
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

As a family with three teenagers plus a teenage friend, we were welcomed by Maria and her entire crew and family the minute we arrived in Puerto Lopez. We stayed for a week with daily spanish lessons and excursions to he beaches and the Isla a la Plata. Maria provided for all our needs including three fantastic meals a day.... More

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Ingolstadt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed in the treehouse upstairs which is very nice as you have a few on the ocean. Its very simple but we liked it. There´s a big terrace and hammocks in front of your door. We saw the other rooms downstairs there are more comfortable but we choosed the treehouse. The family is very nice and helpful and all... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We were in Puerto López for a day already and stayed in another cheap hostel we found but walking past the tree house at Monte Líbano we loved to stay in it. Very adventurous and right of the beach. A heavenly night were the sound of the waves put us to sleep. Also Maria and her husband are really nice... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Great location for this small B&B/hostal in Puerto Lopez. It's a bit further on the beach from the main busy center but easy to access and very peaceful. The rooms are very basic but the view from the terrasse is great. The staff is extra nice and will do anything to help you.

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Riobamba, Ecuador
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

Maria and Pedro are such gracious hosts. Though the tree house that we were hoping to occupy wasn't yet ready, we still chose to stay here because of the great location and the friendliness of Maria and Pedro. We had a private room/bathroom that was very spacious and met all of our needs. Guests are welcome to cook in the... More

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Cologne, Germany
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Even though at the end of Puerto Lopez Malecon, it is worth the walk to this excellent hostel. Maria and Pedro are great hosts, and will really pay attention to your needs, so that you feel at home right away. Rooms are big, all equipped with mosquito nets. They are well maintained and the showers are very good. There are... More

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Montreal, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012 via mobile

Really welcoming and right on the beach, this hostal has a lot of charm and is far enough so you won't hear the noises of cars and music. Staff is adorable and there's a really nice terrace with hammocks up in the trees :)

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Wellington, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

We stayed here for 4 nights while whale watching in Puerto Lopez and loved staying at Monte Libano. The family were very friendly, and between our travellers spanish and their little english, they were super helpful and amazing friendly. Breakfast was cheap, really good and they make the best pancakes!! They looked after my girlfriend when she has sick, made... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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72 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Maria and Pedro really make a genuine effort to make sure you find a suitable room and have all you need. There's a variety of room options at Monte Libano, and the hostal is conveniently at one end of town, just past the fishing port. The larger rooms at the back are equipped with a comfortable bed and mosquito nets... More

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montreal
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

I chose this place somewhat at random, since two other places in my guidebook were full... We were very pleasantly surprised. The hostel is on the far south end of the beach, so very peaceful and away from the noise of the tuk-tuks. We could hear the waves from our room. Our room (the dorm) was very comfortable- I slept... More

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Address: Malecon Julio Izurieta, Puerto Lopez 05, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Puerto Lopez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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