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Balsa Surf Camp

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Dining (18)
Certificate of Excellence
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at the Point, Montanita Ecuador See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews in town the owner renting boards place to stay bed was very comfortable owners are great nice garden minute walk rooms are nice highly recommend this place main area fresh fruit yoga classes air conditioning laid back julie surf
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We came here for holidays and really enjoyed our stay! The place and the staff are really nice. It is a quiete place compared to the rest of the town and just next to the beach. The surf shop rent boards but you can also...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Julie1701platier
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We booked a package for one week and we really enjoyed it. The place is really lovely - clean big rooms with balconies, nice garden with a lot of places to chill. We appreciated the location, because it’s more quiet than in the center of...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank valentina_karoline
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had a marvelous time there during our two-week stay. It is 20m from the beach and the famous pointbreak. All people working there were really nice and you could see that they were happy to work there, which is not surprising because the owners...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Rodger4113
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We found the balsa surf camp coming back from the beach and lured by the great smells coming from the kitchen. The breakfast is the best I had in a whole year of travels. The restaurant also serves all day excellent dishes at every price...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank CharlotteDSmith
Reviewed 26 June 2018

They have everything Homemade granola and bread. Homemade jam and dulce de leche. They include yoga classes at 10am and you can ask them to hold your breakfast as they stop serving at 11am, if you are like me that cant eat a lot before...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank prosignia300
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About
Description
Discover our BALSA SURF CAMP in Montanita, Ecuador, made by and for surfers! The perfect place to discover a country and its waves, its culture and the wonderful art of balsa wood boards shaped by César Moreira, More owner of the camp. It is a reconciliation, a union with nature. Imagine! Surfing a tree! Discover our beautiful style of Ecological bungalows only 30 meters from the surf! There are handcraft built by local carpenters using bamboo and wood. In a friendly environment you will enjoy the Montanita surf! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Airport Transportation
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 64 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balsa Surf Camp Hotel Montanita
Location
Ecuador > Santa Elena Province > Montanita
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 64 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balsa Surf Camp Hotel Montanita
Location
Ecuador > Santa Elena Province > Montanita
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Traveller (212)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (11)
Family and Play Areas (21)
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Suzette N
14 June 2017|
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Response from J1696RTpatrickg | Reviewed this property |
We did not take any public buses but those I spoke to sounded very comfortable with taking the long bus trip. I never felt unsafe anywhere in the country during my visit.
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Agi O
13 May 2016|
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Response from JulieCesar M | Property representative |
Hello :) The beguiners surf lesson cost is $25, 1h30 with the whole equipment and surf instruction, intermediate level cost $30, the advanced one $35 (with pics and video). Surfboard rental cost $5 one hour, $8 two hours... More
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"Room 12 is the place to be!"
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3 May 2018
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"The romantic "La Guapachoza VW"-room is cozy and away from the street (which is quiet anyway) but..."
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4 Apr. 2018
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"Anybody with mobility issues should request ground floor accommodations"
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6 Feb. 2017
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"WiFi isn't the best in the rooms. With no A/C, it can get stuff at night if there isn't a breeze...."
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6 Jul. 2016
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