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Bio Hostal Mindo Cloud Forest

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I basically lived at this hostal for a week and I couldn't recommend it more. The breakfast every morning was delicious and the coffee was always hot, even in the afternoon. The rooms were spacious and clean. I paid a little extra for my own bedroom (Tucan room) and bathroom since I was staying for so long, and it was...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay here but were lucky to be hooked up with the owner, Nasir, who is also a local bird guide. He took us out for a fun morning of bird spotting and casual walking. We later learned that his hostel runs what seemed to be the only (open) laundry in town. We dropped off and it was ready...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Excelente atención; desayunos saludables; habitaciones rústicas y cómodas; hamacas y zona de descanso. Volveremos a hospedarnos cuando regresemos a Mindo. // Excellent attention; healthy breakfast; comfortable wooden rooms; hammocks and chill area. We will stay again when we go back to Mindo :)

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Thank Prixi B
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I had a really wonderful stay at Bio Hostal in Mindo. My room was spacious and clean, wifi worked well, and included breakfast was filling and tasty! The staff were friendly and helpful, and the place itself felt relaxed and peaceful. The water in the shower did switch from hot to cold and back again quite frequently, but as someone...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I spent one night in Bio Hostal. The room was clean and tidy. Staff were very helpful with regard to activities in the area. Great place for a reasonable price in Mindo. The owner manager does a 3hr bird tour which is really good although it may not suit all budgets. I definitely recommend the tubing as it is cheap...

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santa fe
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The place is kind of funky, but that's maybe its charm. Bed was comfortable, water was plentiful and hot, breakfast good and filling, wifi worked fine in public areas. Free coffee, tea and water throughout the day. Super-nice hosts. I met several nice fellow travelers and had a few interesting conversations, which is why an hostel can be more desirable...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We really like Bio hostal in Mindo, perfect location, nice shower and comfortable bed. Breakfast is also very good and you can have complimentary filtered water, tea and coffe all day. The staff is very helpful. I would recommend this place, good value for money.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We intended staying 1 night and ended up here for 8. Luis speaks German and English and was very helpful with suggesting activities. His wife Esperanza was always attentive and very pleasant. Our room had a huge window with views of the mountain and tree canopy. Very tasty breakfast, fruits, eggs, juice and fresh rolls. Highly recommended for, central location,...

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Thank 7557gw
Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 2 June 2016

My room made me feel like I was staying in a very comfortable treehouse. There were 2 walls of window overlooking the garden where I spotted my first wild toucan. The trees are filled with bromeliads and birds. It is an easy walk to town and 2 blocks to the Jardin de Orquideas for a $3 tour of the amazing,...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Bio Hostal was recommended to me and now I'm recommending it to you! It was perfect for me - a relaxed, casual environment. Abi and Neicer are terrific - friendly, generous, kind and helpful - making me feel right at home. I had a room with a private bath. My room, the others rooms, the rest of the property -...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 200 meters from the central park of Mindo, Bio Hostal Mindo offers an atmosphere of peace and tranquility. We have a restaurant, cafe. We offer tourist information in Spanish, English and German. 10 spacious rooms with private bathroom, hot water, as well as social areas, gardens with local plants and outdoor BBQ facilities, scenic view of the town of Mindo, parking, Wi-Fi and laundry facilities. Bio Hostal Mindo has all the facilities for conventions and seminars too. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bio Hostal Mindo Cloud Forest

Address: Ave. 9 De Octubre, Mindo 170751, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Mindo
Price Range: £18 - £71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Bio Hostal Mindo Cloud Forest 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Escoger una habitación esquinera de preferencia, pues se puede apreciar mucho la naturaleza desde esa perspectiv”
 of 5 bubbles prixib, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are quiet. My single with private bath had great garden views.”
 of 5 bubbles elkisland, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms I saw were spacious and clean.”
 of 5 bubbles Rachelle1948, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is not strong in all corners. Ask maybe for the best spots.”
 of 5 bubbles KrisCroes, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Wifi intermittent in Mindo in general, not just this hostel.”
  • Our room with lush scenery to enjoy
 of 5 bubbles GekoPablo, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
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