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Balsa Surf Camp

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Rodger4113
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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

Thank prosignia300
Reviewed 4 May 2018

This is by far one of my favorite hostels in the world! The staff and owners have done a wonderful job of creating a perfect zen environment for travelers to lay back and enjoy life! Our morning started off with amazing included breakfast, followed by...More

Thank Robert S
Response from JulieCesar M, Propietario at Balsa Surf CampResponded 12 June 2018

Hello Robert! Wouah this a amazing review! Thank you so much to share our kind words and help us to grown! It was all our pleasure to meet you and share with you! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in our small...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Spent a week here. Cozy rooms, nice and quiet, excellent surfing lessons and appreciated the photos they took for us. Nice sized room with comfy hammock. Appreciated the friendly staff, and the fact that I could hear the waves from the beach nearby when laying...More

Thank Kat B
Response from JulieCesar M, Propietario at Balsa Surf CampResponded 12 June 2018

Thanks Kat :) It was a pleasure to have you with us. We are very happy to read your greats comments about surf, pics, rooms, friendly staff, thanks you to share your experience and help us at the same time! Take care a lot! Blessings,...More

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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 51 - USD 72 (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 51 - USD 72 (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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Room & Suite (47)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (11)
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Suzette N
14 June 2017|
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Response from patrick g | 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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