We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Manatee Amazon Explorer

Quito Office: Gaspar de Villarroel 1100 y Av. 6 de Diciembre Edificio Ritz Plaza, Yasuni National Park 17-11-6646, Ecuador
Save
Lowest prices for your stay
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Yasuni National ParkSee available hotels in Yasuni National Park
Traveller (131)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (11)
Sani Lodge
250 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Tapir Lodge
68 reviews
#3 of 4 hotels in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
Hosteria Amazonas
7 reviews
#2 of 5 hotels in Coca
 
Napo Wildlife Center Ecolodge
584 reviews
#1 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pink dolphins” (11 reviews)
“great trip” (11 reviews)
“reuben” (5 reviews)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Spa
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Sani Lodge
250 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Tapir Lodge
68 reviews
#3 of 4 hotels in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
Hosteria Amazonas
7 reviews
#2 of 5 hotels in Coca
 
Napo Wildlife Center Ecolodge
584 reviews
#1 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Write a Review
Reviews (130)
There are newer reviews for Manatee Amazon Explorer
See the most recent reviews
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

21 - 25 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2015

I have been vacillating between Poor and Very Good Ratings. The Manatee's concept is very good, but this particular trip was wrought with problems. I don't think the size of the rooms or the condition of the ship was unacceptable. Actually we found the room...More

2  Thank DCody
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

First I want to thank you for the observations and comments. As you mentioned earlier, the jungle is a wild place, and the animals have to find our guides do their best, but sometimes it's just luck. Regarding the internet, we are making the necessary...More

Reviewed 6 November 2015

We tacked the Manatee onto the end of our trip after Peru and the Galapagos not really knowing what to expect. Wow were all our expectations exceeded We arrived in Coca and then took the motorised canoe down the Napa river until meeting the Manatee....More

Thank oberon6
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

Thanks for the comment, we are glad to hear that all your expectations are met. They can return when they want, whenever we will be waiting with great joy and with all our energy to meet its objectives.

Reviewed 8 October 2015

We were offered the Manatee as an interesting excursion on our way to the Galapagos and ended up not wanting to leave. The Manatee is an intimate riverboat (20 people at most) that provides a semi-rustic visit to the Amazonia without giving up on the...More

2  Thank RShorr
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

thank you very much, we appreciate your comment very much. As you say, the idea of Manatee is always moving and try to show all the Rio Napo, because in Rainforest all the days are different; it's amazing to hear that you enjoyed the sun...More

Reviewed 29 September 2015

Our core tour group of 8 old friends vacationed on the Manatee Explorer this past summer. It was a great experience. Unfortunately they couldn't keep the rain away. (it is a rain forest after all) It rained most of our trip. We were disappointed that...More

3  Thank Bonnie A
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

Bonnie, thank you very much, we appreciate your comment very much. As you say, the rain forest is unpredictable and rain no longer depends on us. We appreciate your feedback about the service, guides and food. Thanks for choosing us and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 17 August 2015

We did a 5 day / 4 night tour. We arrived at Coca for the transfer to the Manatee Explorer by motorized canoe 1 1/2 hrs down stream. The Napo river was much larger and wider than expected, although it was very shallow in parts...More

2  Thank skiclubtraveller
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

thank you very much for your comments. We will consider your comments and we thank you for choose us. we are going to Improve those details to make your next visit perfect.

Sani Lodge
250 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Tapir Lodge
68 reviews
#3 of 4 hotels in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
Hosteria Amazonas
7 reviews
#2 of 5 hotels in Coca
 
Napo Wildlife Center Ecolodge
584 reviews
#1 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
About
Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Details
  • Price range
  • USD 179 - USD 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 14
  • Location
  • Ecuador >
  • Yasuni National Park
  • Also Known As
  • Manatee Amazon Explorer Hotel Yasuni National Park ,
  • Manatee Amazon Explorer Ecuador/Yasuni National Park
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (131)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (11)
Hotel & Grounds (115)
Bathroom (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
anthonyjames1000
17 May 2016|
Answer
Response from Advantagetravel | Property representative |
Hello anthonyjames1000, yes, in third deck, the cruise has a open air social area that is possible to smoke
1
Vote
Google Translation

Recently Reviewed Hotels around Yasuni National Park

Room Tips
"Top deck for the view"
Read review
"This is a river boat ! I think the rooms are all pretty much the same."
Read review
"Any room is great."
Read review
"Some rooms have twin beds, some have a double."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing