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Manso Boutique Guesthouse Reviews

Malecon 1406 y Aguirre, Guayaquil, Ecuador

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273 Total Reviews
  • 86%Value For Money
  • 93%Security
  • 94%Location
  • 93%Staff
  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 86%Facilities

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Only stayed one but it is in a very central part of town staff very attentive, good breakfast, clean room, and appears to be in safe area of Guayquil


Thank you so much for making our stay so enjoyable! The wine in the room was a nice added bonus, after a long flight it was great to have it there to purchase!


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The hostal was nice and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We also ate at the restaurant in the hostal and the food was really nice. However, the bathroom was a death trap. The live wires coming out of the shower were a concern as was the feature made of rocks which if you slipped and you hit your head on them could have had dire consequences. Also, not a good idea to have forks as clothes hooks in the bathroom. The bath was not very clean either.


what a lovely hostel, can't recommend it enough! it's on the first floor so feels really safe, and it has its own restaurant/cafe thing which serves amazing veggie organic food all day. I was so happy in the hostel I just chilled out there during my two-day stay - wasn't very taken with Guayaquil as a city, but the hostel was so nice I had a really pleasant stay.

  • 4th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Absolutely beautiful place. Air con in the rooms, bathrooms could be cleaner but were fine, comfy beds. Really nice atmosphere, good breakfast, the restaurant is delicious and put thought & effort into their food. Staff were fantastic. Felt really safe. Not much to do in Guayaquil at all and it isn't the nicest city but if you are passing through, this is a great place to stay.


evrything about thi place is perfect-the location on the malecon, the staff, the breakfasts and the neighbourhood


The Manso was perfect for our trip. The location right across from the waterfront was an unexpected bonus. The staff is friendly, and spoke English. I would definitely stay there again.

  • 2nd Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


A nice hostel in a very good location. The staff was really friendly and helpfull. Got my bed immediately when checked in 8.30am. Breakfast is okay, got even a take away breakfast for the morning with an early flight! Would stay here again.

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