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Hosteria Ecologica El Faro

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hosterleria El Faro is an incredible experience - whether you want to visit with the animals, relax or watch the beautiful sunset, there is something for everyone. It is clean, spacious and extremely comfortable. The service that Gabriel provides is top-notch - above and beyond just the basic. My children, ages 9 and 10 were absolutely in love with... More 

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We stayed here over a weekend, we enjoyed the experience, particularly the gardens with the animals and birds. The property has a back gate onto a small beach, there is a small bar and a wooden deck to relax on as well. It has gardens incorporating a "mini-zoo" which was really very nice, the owner, Gabriel, told us the history... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

My wife surprised me with plane tickets to Ecuador as a Christmas gift. I didn't know what to expect. So when May came around, I finally got really excited. We flew from Miami to Quito and then Quito to Guayaquil. Gabriel picked us up at the airport and drove us to Salinas, which was about a 2 hour drive. We... More 

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High Point, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

I knew from the moment I booked our vacation that it was going to be great. The personal attention that Gabriel showed me throughout the booking process up to our check-in was amazing. Gabriel picked us up in Guayaquil for only $80 and gave us a nice tour to Salinas. Breakfast was served every morning. Breads, jams, eggs, fresh fruit... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

A very pleasant experience! Hosteria Ecologico El Faro is an excelent place to spend your vacation in Salinas. Gabriel, the owner, can take care of everything. Thank you Gabriel, hope to came again at your beautiful place! The yard is incredible, a lot of birds and monkeys are with you all day!

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Rockwall, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

Even though my stay here at El Faro was very short, I had an amazing time and want to thank Gabriel the owner for being an awesome host and giving us a private tour of places of interest and most of the sorrounding beaches. the rooms were clean and comfortable and had an A/C unit on the wall. breakfast was... More 

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Guayaquil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

We enjoyed our stay here. The hotel and the owner have lots of character. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. There are some nice places to sit and relax looking down at the ocean. Gabriel was very friendly and helpful. It was clear he is really passionate about the place and the animals and birds that live there. The hosteria... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Upon arriving to El Faro, I was amazed at the absolute beauty of the home itself. Even before experiencing the animals and the private beach, the bright orange exterior and the rustic furnishing added to a truly natural, relaxing ambience. With not one, but two wifi networks so you can always be connected! As a seventeen year old girl without... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a really great time there this past weekend. We enjoyed it very much. The room was nice and the animals were amazing. The beach is so close and very comfortable since there is not many people. The sun in Salinas is very strong so I recommend using a lot of sunblock. The hostel is not as close to... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

I can't go on enough about how beautiful my stay here was! Rooms are gorgeous and comfortable with air conditioning and wifi. Food was great! The animals and environment are what make this place special! With the ocean as the backyard; it's a mini-paradise! I loved spending my mornings with a coffee, reading a book in the hammock with the... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Hosteria Ecologica El Faro

Address: Ciudadela La Milina | Mz. G entrando por la UTE, hacia el mar, Salinas 241550, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Santa Elena Province > Salinas
Price Range: $112 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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