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CasaGrande Oceanfront Boutique Hotel
Reviewed 20 February 2012

The best in many different ways, service, friendly, cleanliness, value for the dollar, and honesty. The staff goes above and beyond to make you feel like family. We would challenge any traveler to beat this place on the Ecuador coast.

  • Stayed: February 2012, travelled with friends
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2  Thank bakegolf
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Reviewed 8 November 2011

One of the nicest places we stayed in South America. This private home converted into a "boutique hotel" is beautifully decorated and very comfortable. The owner, her niece and their one yard hand are very friendly and do everything to make your stay the best. The breakfasts are fantastic and a good variety. The gardens are nothing short of spectacular. The real diamond of CasaGrande is their backyard pool. The pool was the best we had anywhere in the six South American countries we visited. Just over the fence the surf breaks and at high tide crashes over the street that separates the hotel from the ocean. We stayed three nights here and I would recommend the CasaGrande to anyone who is contemplating a trip to Bahia de Caraquez.

  • Stayed: March 2011, travelled with friends
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3  Thank WParks
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Reviewed 8 September 2011

This place will exceed all of your expectations. We found it difficult to leave because we felt like part of the family. Everyone goes out of their way to make sure that all of your needs are met. The breakfast, furnishings, artwork, pool, bathrooms, beds and atmosphere are all first class. If you are lucky, as we were, you might get a hands-on visit to an archeological sight (Chirije) that will be one of the hightlights of your life. Don't miss this wonderful place!!!!!!!!!!

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 17 July 2011

This is the kind if place you hope you will find in your travels. Beautiful rooms, beautiful setting and fabulous staff. The Casa Grande is all of these and more.

Upon checking in we were told to act like the property was our home. If we need something and don't see it, just ask and they will get it for us. That's service.

The rooms are large, well decorated and replete with all of the expected amenities. The daily breakfast is different each day and is amazing. How many spots do a three course breakfast where shrimp inroads and warm breads are the entree?

The distance from the front door of the B&B to the beach is 20 steps. If you are not motivated to get a little sand on your toes, the veranda overlooking the pool and the beach is a great choice. Maybe you will spend the afternoon counting the different varities of birds that make the trees on the grounds their playground.

Whatever you choose, Casa Grande is THE choice in Bahia de Caraquez!!

  • Stayed: July 2011
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1  Thank kkhinnm
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Reviewed 8 July 2011

This "Hotel" is actually a former private Home - very large - that was transformed into a Hotel/B&B in Bahia. The staff (actually it is the owner, here niece, and a longtime house employee) are excellent, very welcoming and kind. The place is very comfortable, beautifully decorated and very quite and relaxing. This is a very exclusive and restricted Hotel (there are no signs or lobby) where you must make reservations before coming, otherwise you will not be allowed in. When compared to other hotels in the area it is a better quality for the price (there are not much good hotels in Bahia - the best one is Casa Ceibo but is very far from the city center/ beach area). This hotel is right in front of the beach/ river estuary so it has a wonderful breeze to enjoy on the balcony. Breakfast is OK, probably better than other places around but certainly nothing spectacular (sorry, I'm a food junkie).

  • Stayed: June 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 19 May 2011

Stayed with a group of 6 we all loved this little place with very helpful staff. great breakfast, really enjoyed the pool, short walk to everything. I have more photos on F B search ecuador life.

  • Stayed: April 2011, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Kevin_Goes_traveling
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Reviewed 27 April 2011

Loved the place, great management, wonderful breakfasts, excellent location, amazing service and friendly staff... Yes I am gushing... Casa Grande is the best!

  • Stayed: April 2011
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Thank revisioncc
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Additional Information about CasaGrande Oceanfront Boutique Hotel

Address: Av. Circunvalacion # 606 | Luis Gatti, Bahia de Caraquez 25, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Bahia de Caraquez
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Bahia de Caraquez
Price Range: £50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
When visiting and enjoying Bahía de Caráquez and it's magical landscapes, stay at CasaGrande, in comfy and beautiful rooms with a Pacific Ocean view, where you will asset our hospitality and the quality of our service.CasaGrande is the starting point for all the nature and adventure trips Bahía de Caráquez has to offer. A place for a quiet stay, to taste the delicious sea food, to ease your senses at the endless beaches, to learn about archeological sites that speak about a splendorous past and of ancient cultures, to observe fauna and flora with a great biodiversity and to walk through a Tropical dry forest; are some of the activities you'll be able to do in one of Ecuador's most attractive and quiet cities. ... more   less 
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CasaGrande Oceanfront Boutique Hotel Ecuador/Bahia De Caraquez

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