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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at DreamKapture twice, either side of our Galápagos trip and found the hostel very convenient. In the dorm, the room does get very warm as Guayaquil is humid but there is a fan. One bed had a locker underneath but the others didn't. There are also only power points on the right side so people sleeping on the... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm only giving a low rating due to a couple of upsets from an all round average hostel. There was nothing major and some stuff outside of their control but definitely room or improvement. Firstly, this hostels neighbour was having a raging party the night we checked in. I'm unsure if they attempted to ask them to turn the music... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We arrived at night, 2200 hours or so, the street itself in which it is located gave the impression of being seedy. Our room located on the first floor had a broken an A/C and no ventilation or window in the bathroom. After the two of us took cold showers the bathroom was like a rain forest and the bed... More 

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Dreamkapture_Hostel, Manager at DreamKapture Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write a comment on Trip Advisor about our hostel. We do request that all guests read our services and policies sheet when they check in. This sheet is a designed to answer questions which guests may have about the hostel and provide information regarding policies and what to do if there is... More 

Cusco, Peru
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Me and my 2 year old daughter spent the night in Dreamkapture while visiting a friend in Guayaquil. I was very impressed with everything. From the excellent service, to the very nice air conditioned room, the large comfortable bed, the lovely little swimming pool, and the delicious breakfast. This hostel will be our regular stomping ground whenever we visit Guayaquil.

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Australia
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Ah. The moment you realise you are too backer-y for a backpacker hostel. We have been travelling for about 9 months through central and South America and we are used to private rooms being cheaper than this place. I can only put it down to the fact that people who are not skint backpackers like ourselves stay here for a... More 

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Chachagui, Colombia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Arrived early in the morning from Peru to find that my girlfriend (who'd arrived from Colombia) had already been checked into the room. What a pleasure of 2 days on buses. Staff were super friendly and hugely helpful. Loved the breakfast - now that's quality and value for money. Location: located near to some local restaurants and take-aways and also... More 

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Dreamkapture_Hostel, Propietario at DreamKapture Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Dreamkapture Hostel. We are very happy to hear that you have a very good experience at Dreamkapture. Our staff will be very happy to hear about your comment online. Safe travels to you always. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Stayed here after flying from Galapagos before heading into Peru. It was safe and had a good breakfast included in the price. WiFi worked well but the room was very small for 2 people. It served our needs.

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UK
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50 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Good hostel for a 1 night stopover on route to Montanita/Galapagos. Very good directions from the airport and 24 hour reception is very useful. Bed was comfortable but mosquito nets would be very useful, and it was very hot in the room (I had a room with a fan). Nice free breakfast and very good staff on the reception desk,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

We only stayed a night after arriving late from the Galápagos. The hostel is fine, secure and clean. Pancakes for breakfast, who could complain about that. There is a small dip pool to chill out in with a beer and hammocks peppered all over the hostel.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

This hostel was good, the facilities weren't super new but it was nice. The free breakfast was good, with coffee, juice, eggs and toast. The staff were helpful but the location is a bit away from the city centre.

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DreamGalapagos, Propietario at DreamKapture Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. Feedback from all of our guests is important to us, that is the only way to keep improving ous service. We hope to see you again in the future and you can reach me directly at info@dreamkapture.com if I can be of any assistance. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dreamkapture is only 10 minutes away from bus terminal and the airport. Dreamkapture Hostel is located in the suburb of Alborada just north of the center of the city. There are many great restaurants nearby where you can enjoy local crab dishes, ceviches, and other typical foods. Dreamkapture is located near shopping, restaurants, and theaters. Our neighboorhood is friendly and the people are nice and helpful.Members of our office staff speak Spanish, English, and even French, and offer great information about Guayaquil, Galapagos, Jungle, Buses, and all of Ecuador.Members of our office staff speak Spanish and English, and offer great information about Guayaquil, Galapagos, Jungle, Buses, and all of Ecuador.Our hostel is a friendly and comfortable place where happy people are always welcome! ... more   less 

Additional Information about DreamKapture Hostel

Address: Alborada Doceava Etapa Manzana 02, Villa 21 | Calle Juan Sixto Bernal, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Guayas Province > Guayaquil
Price Range: $13 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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