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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 6th or 7th time here since 2012 and it is always on our schedule to return. Very friendly, inviting, beautiful, and relaxing. The grounds are lush, the staff and owners are friendly, helpful and accommodating. The beach clean and great to walk from end...More

Thank Colin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully built cabins and restaurant (breakfast and lunch only) in the quiet end of Puerto Lopez, not that there's a noisy area. The cabins are surrounded by landscaped jungle, beach is right across the Malecón. Inexpensive by U.S. standards.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Mandala is by far the nicest place in Puerto Lopez. Not only are the grounds lush and beautiful, it is also located towards the northern end of the beach which makes it much less crowded and a lot cleaner than the beach closer to the...More

1  Thank Claudia S
Response from HosteriaMandala, Propietario at Hosteria MandalaResponded 1 April 2018
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Hallo Claudia, War schön, Dich kennenzulernen. Wir hoffen, Du kommst uns wieder mal besuchen. Vielen Dank für alles! Liebe Grüsse,...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018

Its hard to describe Hysteria Mandala and thats part of what makes it such a great place to stay. Its completely unique and does not fit into the usual categories for good quality hotels. Everything (including the toilet seats) is hand made. Have never stayed...More

Thank Michaeltko
Reviewed 4 March 2018

To me Hosteria Mandala is a magical place. Cabins and rooms are tucked into a lush forest of plants and art, across from an expansive beach, at the north end of the quaint fishing town of beautiful Puerto Lopez, the quiet end. I spent 5...More

Thank JaneinOakland
Response from HosteriaMandala, Propietario at Hosteria MandalaResponded 5 March 2018

Hi Jane, Thank you for your visit. Unfortunately we could not say goodbye. We had to go to Quito. We hope you come back one day. Good writing! Maja

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 71 - USD 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 71 - USD 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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AbbyAdams1212
21 November 2016|
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Response from HosteriaMandala | Property representative |
Hello Abby and Rusty, We are still here, Maja and Aurelio. We are the builders and owners of Mandála. Do you come to visit us? By the way, the German guy was here for 2 month because we were in holiday.........(10 years?).
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garlandllc
24 June 2016|
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Response from Ricardo N | Reviewed this property |
No we stayed at a simpler cabin(s) as we stayed several times...Most cabins though have interior view to gardens which are great but few have ocean views. So choose accrondingly for best results on your stay at Pto Lopez... More
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"My cabin was one of the least expensive rooms. In high season I paid $55.00 a night. I can't imagine any..."
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"Lobo del mar was beautiful, but surely others are too."
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