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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, outstanding service, food was delicious, good prices, the staff was very friendly. Highly recommended, for me, the best place in the area. The beach is very beautiful and the hotel provides everything, chairs, hammocks, towels, etc. to enjoy it, also,you can ask for a beer or food and they bring your order to the beach.

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Thank cruzed
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thank you so much. The staff really enjoyed serving you and your family. They told me all about it when I returned from my trip. Hope to see you back soon. More 

Langley City, Canada
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117 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights in room #4. Jim and Lori have taken over this Hosteria and are making improvements by the week. Rooms are clean with all the basic necessities. Ample HOT water that can be so hard to find, with good water pressure. Lori and Nelita (?) creat Magic in the kitchen, great fish dishes and shrimp... More 

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Thank Rob S
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thanks Rob, that was awesome. Miss you guys but glad you made it home safely! More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Nice rooms which are quiet and comfortable. Food, staff, service is 5 star. Is located right on the Atlantic Ocean. Fully equipped bar and swimming pool being built. My second visit, and looking forward to my next visit.

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Thank Martin S
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Appreciate your kind words. We love your visits. Just a slight correction....we are on the South Pacific Ocean. :) More 

Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at Tsafiki Hosteria. The rooms were clean and well taken care of and the grounds were wonderful. We spent a lot of our days on the beach under the cabana that was equipped with hammocks and a table for eating. We particularly enjoyed the shade and the pleasant breeze that blew. There... More 

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Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thank You soooo much. Glad you enjoyed and hope to see you back for the cooler whale watching season....July through September each year. More 

Manglaralto, Ecuador
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

We stumbled upon the Tsafiki Hosteria while walking up the beach and are very glad we did! The menu was extensive and the food was amazing!! Lori and Jim were friendly, welcoming and great conversationalists...the grounds were well maintained and you can definitely see there is a lot of love and care put into their accommodations and service....we definitely recommend... More 

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Thank Kimberley S
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thank you so much and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Tsafiki is a simple, but quiet and peaceful place located directly at a relatively lonely and beautiful beach. Tsafiki's 4 cabins (2 rooms each) look nice, are well kept and clean. The food was always freshly prepared and really good. Their local cook who prepared the food was very curious and keen to even prepare recipes they didn't have on... More 

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Thank CultureTravel10
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thank yo uso much! We mis You and hope You enjoyed the rest of your Holiday! More 

Guayaquil, Ecuador
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Lovely place! The attention was great and their food is delicious, Lori is so nice and friendly her desserts are the best would love to come again any time me and my family actually had a great time together it was the first time we spend moms birthday out of the city, we will remember this beautiful trip! :)

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Thank Mariaisabelmurillo
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Sorry for the delay. Glad you enjoyed and I do hope we will see you again. Happy holidays! More 

Philadelphia
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My traveling companions and I were in the Las Tunas area to visit some nature reserves. I wanted a clean place to sleep. We picked Tsafiki Cabins. That was a very good choice. As we pulled off the main road and traveled down a dusty street to our lodgings, I noticed the area was not very upscale. I was a... More 

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2 Thank Walter J
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for an excellent review. It was our pleasure to serve you and we do hope you will visit again. More 

Okotoks, Canada
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We stayed 5 nights at Tsafiki in April. It is a great location for activities in and around Machalilla National Park. Our hostess Lori was great and very helpful with ideas arrangements for activities. The staff are lovely and the meals served in their restaurant fantastic.

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Thank Jim B
Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice write up. Looking forward to serving you and your recommended friends in the future. Hope all is is well and take care. Lori More 

Quito, Ecuador
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I recently stayed at Tsafiki for 4 nights, and absolutely loved it! Las Tunas is a wonderful beach which is long, wide, has great waves and is not too crowded. Tsafiki's rooms / cabins are spacious, clean, nicely decorated and very comfortable. All rooms have a terrace and a view of the ocean (there's also wifi). It's great to have... More 

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Lori N, Owner at Tsafiki Hosteria, responded to this review

Awesome review. So glad you enjoyed your time with us. And how I wish you had asked for the lounge chairs. I do have some available. I will also look at a lighter option for breakfast. I appreciate your openness! Hope your trip back to Quito went well and hope to see you back here some day. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint beach-front hotel offering sea views from every room, pool and a full service restaurant and bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tsafiki Hosteria

Address: Cdla. 12 de Octubre, Las Tunas, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Las Tunas
Price Range: $66 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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