Marcilia Beach Bungalows Reviews
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Pros: really lovely owners very eager to ensure you have a good stay. Lovely beach far from madding crowds / ounst-ounst-ounst music in town. Bungalows very tidy and spotless. Cons: a little too far from town; 20 mins & 15 soles by tuk tuk. Not many restaurants nearby so cost of commuting to Mancora adds up. Breakfast is a little sparse and a la carte additions a little pricey.
Marcay is the heart of that accommodation. We had a great and relaxed time there.marcay is very helpful and a good cooker as well :-) thanks for the great stay!! We enjoyed it !!
Nice stay out of touristic Mancora. Just at the beach in nice bungalows... Owners are very friendly as well
It's such a beautiful place with so sweet owners. They make you feel like family. Either at the movienights or when you talk to them. The food is good the beer is cheap and the beach is directly next to the place. I would come there every time I'll visit mancora. It's so much nicer than the city.
Perfect place to stay if you want to get away from Mancora for a couple of nights. It's very quiet and relaxing - good for couples. Very clean and the interiors are really nice. However we weren't impressed by the breakfast, for the price I expected more than just bread, jam and butter - you can add extras but you will be charged. Also there aren't any cooking facilities in most of the rooms which wasn't made clear on hostelworld and the food available seemed expensive.
We stayed here for 2 nights as a break from the main Mancora beach. The location is remote, so definitely take your food etc with you if you can however there is a tiny grocery store next store for the absolute basics. The beach is stunning, there is noone around, a perfect getaway, it is clean and the water is really blue and clear. We had the cabin w the kitchen and it was amazing to cook every meal, relax and enjoy the beachfront. The place is very clean and comfortable. We even saw whales!
The owners were fantastic. Extremely helpful and accomodating. Great place to chill and unwind.
We've stayed a few hostel on our travels throughout South America and this one stands out for being excellent. As ever it is the proprietors that make or break your experience. Here they have beautiful beach-side bungalows, offer great fresh food and are on hand to ensure you have an amazing, relaxing stay. Thoroughly recommended.
We stayed just for two nights, but it was one of the best accomodations ever. The bungalows are super clean and comfy. It's like paradise there. Breakfast and food is amazing and you will feel like at home. You also the beautiful beach For your own, so it's nice for relaxing and Enjoy the sun. We will definitly come again.
We stayed in the beach bungalow right on the beach, it's basically in the sand dunes. It's the perfect escape from the circus in Mancora. The owners really take care of you, breakfast is great and they will cook for you. Would have liked to stay longer!
awesome place to stay, direct At the beach, staff is great too
Marcial is an excellent host who speaks a number of languages which was great as we unfortunately don't speak Spanish. If you want a relaxed few days on the fairly deserted beach then look no further. We stayed in the private beach bungalow about 20 yards from the beach which was excellent. Basic room but clean and comfortable bed, hot shower. We ate here too a few times and the food is great (try the shredded chicken
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 25-30
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This was an amazing way to spend the last few days we were in Peru. We spent our days relaxing on the beach, had wonderful food in the evening, and saw some truly gorgeous sunsets. Next time we visit Peru we will make sure to make it back to the Marcilia Beach Bungalows.