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Manatee Amazon Explorer

Quito Office: Gaspar de Villarroel 1100 y Av. 6 de Diciembre Edificio Ritz Plaza, Yasuni National Park 17-11-6646, Ecuador
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La Selva Amazon Ecolodge
445 reviews
#1 of 4 Speciality lodging in Yasuni National Park
 
Yarina Eco Lodge
78 reviews
#3 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Sani Lodge
246 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Guacamayo Ecolodge
192 reviews
#4 of 9 Speciality lodging in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
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Reviewed 9 March 2014

All complimentary reviews of staff, food, etc are warranted, but . . . When the boat manager told us the first night that this was his FIRST TIME running a Manatee cruise, the red flags should have gone up. We didn't even approach the Peruvian...More

3  Thank KSKLindenHills
Response from Advantagetravel, Guest Relations Manager at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 11 March 2014

Dear KSKLindenHills, We are sorry you had this inconvenience, as you know the jungle is an unpredictable territory; the river changes day to day and navigation can be altered. We understand the Peruvian border is a must but sometimes the jungle itself doesn’t let us...More

Reviewed 7 March 2014

We had the opportunity to stay on the Manatee Amazon Explorer in late August of 2013. We were a family of three adults and stayed in a rustic, wooden paneled, triple cabin on the top floor. We had originally booked a 5-day cruise aboard the...More

7  Thank returnmetokaneohe
Response from Advantagetravel, Guest Relations Manager at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 11 March 2014

Dear returnmetokaneohe, Thank you very much for your report; we are glad you had a great time at the Manatee and sorry to hear about the Anakonda but the jungle is mighty! Glad that you actually got in the two only and best boats that...More

Reviewed 1 March 2014

I have just read the last review and agree wholeheartedly with the comments made. The staff could not do enough for us, the food was first class, and although the cabins are a little on the small size they were wonderfully cool . I agree...More

Thank Tina J
Response from Advantagetravel, Guest Relations Manager at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 11 March 2014

Tina J, thanks for your comments. We are glad you liked our food, our boat and our staff.

Reviewed 24 February 2014

We didn’t expect this to be a lounge-&-lazy sort of vacation, and we were not disappointed! Our adventure began Monday at the Quito Airport, where we met our travel assistant. She handled our boarding passes, and helped check our luggage for the flight to Coca....More

7  Thank CGGlobeTrekkers
Response from Advantagetravel, Guest Relations Manager at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 11 March 2014

Dear CGGlobeTrekkers, it makes us happy to read reviews like these; looks you had a great experience; glad we provided it! Amazon Jungle river cruising is an exciting adventure, in rainy and not rainy season. People come prepared! Anyway, thanks again for the review and...More

Reviewed 6 February 2014

We had a terrific experience in January 2014 aboard the Manatee. The staff were a delight, extremely polite and courteous and nothing was too much trouble. Our guides Raul and Daniel were experienced, knowledgeable and clearly very enthusiastic to impart their extensive knowledge of the...More

3  Thank Chief_Scone_Baker
Response from Advantagetravel, Guest Relations Manager at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 11 March 2014

Hi, Manxman_IoM. Thank you very much for the review. It is sad to see how foreign oil companies are destroying the jungle; but there is still much to see and do; anyhow you are in the middle of this amazing hot spot. We will be...More

La Selva Amazon Ecolodge
445 reviews
#1 of 4 Speciality lodging in Yasuni National Park
 
Yarina Eco Lodge
78 reviews
#3 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Sani Lodge
246 reviews
#2 of 3 hotels in Yasuni National Park
 
Guacamayo Ecolodge
192 reviews
#4 of 9 Speciality lodging in Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
 
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  • US$179 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Yasuni National Park
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  • Manatee Amazon Explorer Hotel Yasuni National Park ,
  • Manatee Amazon Explorer Ecuador/Yasuni National Park
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anthonyjames1000
16 May 2016|
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Hello anthonyjames1000, yes, in third deck, the cruise has a open air social area that is possible to smoke
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"This is a river boat ! I think the rooms are all pretty much the same."
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