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Private room in Guayaquil´s Malecon

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Private room in Guayaquil´s Malecon

Room in boutique hotel
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.

A Boutique Guesthouse in Guayaquil's Malecon. A place with Identity that supports the Arts & Culture, and local tourism initiatives with emphasis in cultural exchange and Nature. Strong Environmental Policy. Agro Ecological Restaurant in premises.

This is a room with private bathroom, a/c, cable tv, dvd, and a Queen size bed.


Laptop-friendly workspace
Cable TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.



37 reviews
Stuart User Profile
October 2018
Good value for the money , down town. The front room very noisy with street lights streaming through window all night. I declined a different room which Ricardo offered. The room was scheduled to be repainted the day after my arrival , this was delayed at my request. Ricardo…
Ashley User Profile
July 2018
Great Space and Value! Would def stay again!
Julia User Profile
June 2018
The hostel looks even better than in the photos. The room was clean and cozy. The receptionist girl Andrea was very friendly and helpful. Location is great, you don’t need to take a taxi or bus to explore the main spots of the city.
Hannah User Profile
June 2018
El Manso is a nice space, good value given the great location right off the Malecón. We did not stay in the room as advertised as apparently that room had water issues. The room we did stay in didn’t have a balcony but was still nice.
Ricardo User Profile
Response from Ricardo:
Hi Hannah, thanks for your comments. Sorry that you were not given advance notice of the change of room, but we were trying until last minute to fix it. Anyways, the room you received was a better one, we normally sell it for a higher price. That is why I did not consider it…
June 2018
Holly User Profile
June 2018
My favorite part about Monsu was the staff. Every person was so helpful and attentive, especially Ricardo, who worked to put together groups of people to do local activities. The hotel is right on the Malecón (boardwalk), very centrally located, and lovely to stroll to and from…
Stevie User Profile
March 2018
Super cute, safe neighborhood and friendly. I definitely recommend for couple but not if if you have a kid
Kris User Profile
December 2017
Ricardo's place is a great economical choice to be in the heart of Guayaquil on the Malecon. Staff is super friendly, and communication great. We really appreciated having a restaurant with vegetarian and vegan choices on site. Also provided is a great little breakfast with…

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Guayaquil, EcuadorJoined in December 2014
Ricardo User Profile
101 Reviews
Escritor de viajes especializado en desarrollo sostenible y en el turismo como un agente de cambio. Hotelero convencido que un hotel puede ser un inigualable espacio de innovación cultural.
Interaction with guests
You can find me in Manso in the mornings. As a travel writer specialized in positive-impact tourism, I can share lots of related information. My highly trained Front desk staff is available 24/7 to help. Our motto is "In Manso we are not friendly with our guests, we are their…
Languages: English, Português, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
Self check-in with building staff
After 3:00 PM
12:00 PM

House Rules

  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed
  • Smoking is allowed