La Gondola was a great place to stay. Maria and Guillermo treated us like family and did everything to make our stay as comfortable as possible. Far enough away for peace and quite, but close enough to walk to the party and if you don't want to walk anywhere walk to the beach and have a drink with James at the bar.
If you are looking for a quiet and relaxing hostal (some private cabanas) with hot water, clean sheets and a comfy bed with breakfast included, that is just a few minutes walk from the center of all the action in Montanita, and at an economical price, look no further than the Hosteria La Gondola, run by a nice young Ecuadorian man named Sergio. There are seven different cabanas, some holding two rooms, with the ocean less than 100 feet away. The property is completely surrounded by a fence, and is also pet-friendly, There is also a full time caretaker and his wife on the property at all times. There is a cabana with hammocks underneath just perfect for lounging the day away, after a late night in Montanita. And to top it all off there is a brand new cabanna bar run by a…
La Gondola, is perfect, in front of the beach, the rooms are confortable..Its a walking distance of Montañita. We choose La Gondola for a family weekend,having all La Gondola for our group.. We are already planning coming back soon. All of the rooms are nice.
Excellent view and service. The rooms are clean and nice. La Gondola is just right where its supposed to be because it is in Montañita but is away from the noise. I also recommend to pick the rooms that aren in front of the beach.