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Manatee Amazon Explorer

Quito Office: Gaspar de Villarroel 1100 y Av. 6 de Diciembre Edificio Ritz Plaza, Yasuni National Park 17-11-6646, Ecuador
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Overview

  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pink dolphins” (11 reviews)
“great trip” (10 reviews)
“reuben” (5 reviews)
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La Selva Amazon Ecolodge
430 reviews
#1 of 4 Speciality lodging in Yasuni National Park
 
Yarina Eco Lodge
74 reviews
#3 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Sani Lodge
229 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Cuyabeno River Lodge
51 reviews
#7 of 9 Speciality lodging in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Reuben and crew, Raul (the guide) Peppy ( for first class restaurant service and such a lovely smile) thank you all for making this such a memorable trip. We saw everything we wanted to see and then some more - nearly 100 species of bird,...More

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Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon Explorer

Thank you very much for your feedback, we will notify to the crew aboard about your comments of the cruise services. That's excellent news that saw gian otters. Those animals are very difficult to see, they commonly are in their burrow. Hope that you have...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016

We had a wonderful 4 day, 3 night cruise on the Manatee. Our guide, Raul, was wonderful. We took several excursions from the boat in the large canoes. this was an amazing experince. Our tip to the Clay Licks was a bit disappointing but it...More

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Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon Explorer

Dear Maggie Thank you very much for your comment. The crew were informed about their words of gratitude and are very happy to hear them. Is great to know that you had a good experience in the Manatee, the whole crew works hard to satisfy...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

Wonderful 3 days. Quiet, good daily visits, beautiful food and fantastic guides. Thank you Raoul and Diego, and the boat crew with Ruben in charge. Beautiful scenery, wild nature. Friendly boat, great motor canoe.

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Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon Explorer

Dear Barbara, Thanks for your comment, we are going to notificate the crew your feedback. Is great to know that you enjoyed the trip and everything was perfect. Thanks again and we hope see you again for another aventure.

Reviewed 8 November 2016

I couldn't fault this trip. Food excellent, water clean, rooms clean and tidy, staff attentive and most professional, and the day trips really fun and interesting. We were in the Amazon Basin - Puno River - who cares if we didn't see the Amazon? It's...More

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Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon Explorer

Dear Dave, Thank you very much for your feedback, we will notify to the crew aboard about your comments of the cruise services. Is great to know that you had a good experience in the Manatee, the activities and the food met your expectations. Like...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016

A week after our return my husband and I are still suffering with gastroenteritis and awaiting the results of a stool sample . Twelve out of fourteen of us fell ill. I was not expecting luxury, just the basics like fresh water . Our GP...More

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Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon Explorer

Dear foodies303 Please be advised that our Customer Service Department will handle your claim with the agency that book the tour with Manatee Amazon Explorer. Our responsible and professional operation has been recognized by thousands of extremely satisfied passengers who have traveled aboard of our...More

La Selva Amazon Ecolodge
430 reviews
#1 of 4 Speciality lodging in Yasuni National Park
 
Yarina Eco Lodge
74 reviews
#3 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Sani Lodge
229 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Cuyabeno River Lodge
51 reviews
#7 of 9 Speciality lodging in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
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  • USD 179 - USD 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 15
  • Location
  • Ecuador >
  • Yasuni National Park
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is there a designated smoking area aboard the manatee amazon explorer as advertised
17 May 2016|
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Hello anthonyjames1000, yes, in third deck, the cruise has a open air social area that is possible to smoke
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Room Tips
"Top deck for the view"
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"This is a river boat ! I think the rooms are all pretty much the same."
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"Any room is great."
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"Some rooms have twin beds, some have a double."
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