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La Piedra Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av Virgilio Ratti 802, Bahia de Caraquez 00000, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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nashville,tn
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63 reviews 63 reviews
20 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

La Piedra is one of the few upscale hotels in Bahia so for those of you not looking for a backpacking hostel like experience, this is a perfect find! Nicely appointed rooms, which are large and clean. The cleaning people spent about 30 minutes every day in our room really 'cleaning' not just straightening. The staff is super helpful and... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We spent 6 nights here, booking through Booking.com at $60+tax which is half this hotel's walk in rate. La Piedra could really do with some competition - it's currently the best of a pretty drab bunch of hotels in Bahía. We went to Bahía knowing that it remained a sleepy place untainted by the dreadful tourist sprawls along the Ecuadorian... More

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Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Stayed here just for one night. In December of 2008. Asked the taxi driver for the best hotel in Bahia. Comfortable, clean, convenient location right on the beach. Delicious cuisine. A little expensive.

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Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

A happy land of hammocks, cleanish pool, and cold beverage staff. The weather is cloudy, but warm enough, and swells smash over the breakwater in front of the hotel. We eat dinner in the hotel restaurant, but weirdly enough are the only ones eating despite the hotel being completely full. Oh well, the whole place has the feel of Spain,... More

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Elmwood Park, New Jersey
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14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

This is a very nicely appointed hotel in one of the best beaches of Ecuador. Conveniently located right on the beach, this is one of the few hotels in Bahia de Caraquez that has a nice, big pool and access to all amenities. I stayed at La Piedra recently, and I was not dissapointed, it was lovely and the staff... More

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Rancho Cucamonga
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The hotel has a beautiful location and was a great place to stay in Bahia. The rooms were clean and I got a kick out the elephant towels. The problem I had was that the hotel staff was not attentive. We went down to the bar and it took forever to have anyone greet us. It then took forever to... More

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Pasadena, California
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

The hotel has a beautiful location right on the point. The rooms were average but clean. There was not much in customer service at the front desk, the bar, or from the hotel staff in general. The wi-fi was sporadic at best. We did not use the pool but it looked very nice. Overall an average hotel with a very... More

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We stayed at La Piedra one night in May and although the hotel has a great location right on the point in Bahia I don't know that I would stay there again. Anything to do with the staff was a nightmare because they all claimed to speak zero English and they were slow to do anything once communication was established.... More

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Sparks, Nevada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Spent two days of relaxation soaking up some sun. Was told our room had partial ocean view and was totally surprised to come around the corner and see the expanse of blue. Just have to open the door to get the entire view!! Incredible stay - clean, comfortable room - bar and restaurant on site, pool to ourselves (weekday), walk... More

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Clearwater, FL
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

My brother and I recently spent the night at La Piedra while visiting the Bahia area. The hotel has a prime location, overlooking the Ocean at the entrance to the Chone river estuary and our room, by the large pool, had a great view of the Pacific. The room was very clean, quiet, well decorated, quite large and well outfitted,... More

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Also Known As:
La Piedra Hotel Ecuador/Bahia De Caraquez
Address: Av Virgilio Ratti 802, Bahia de Caraquez 00000, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Bahia de Caraquez
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Bahia de Caraquez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — La Piedra Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the quiete and wonderful city of Bahia de Caraquez, province of Manabi, known for being one of the most beautiful and peaceful on the Ecuadorian coast, the Hotel La Piedra, on the boardwalk, the largest and most comfortable in the area, unique with private beach, pool and gastronomy specializing in typical dishes of Manabi. Its infrastructure offers comfort and an excellent atmosphere with personalized attention by the warmest people on the Ecuadorian coast. It's unique natural surroundings, the plant life, the animals, the tropical beaches constitute the most exclusive on the Ecuadorian coast, which are ideal for family outings or corporate activities. Enjoy our hospitality, warmth, service and welcome to the exclusive Cialocotel concept. ... more   less 
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