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La Minga Hostal

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South American, Ecuadorean
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Salinas de Guaranda, Plaza Central | Calle Guayamas y el Salinerito, Salinas 241550, Ecuador
+593 3-221-0255
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Vernon, Canada
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My husband and I stayed 4 nights at La Minga in January 2017. What an amazing little village. We actually had the hostal all to ourselves for the first two nights! There is no central heating, but we were provided ample blankets and were very warm at night. At this time of year, the weather was not too warm, and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We came to visit the tourist things in Salinas and upon recommendation of one of my students in Guaranda, I led a group of 12 here. t was no disappointment and the price was vey reasonable for a restaurant in an out of the way place. The worst thing are the rest rooms that are smaller than those in mobile... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the visit to this town. This area is known for the best chocolate and some very interesting cheeses. They allow you to taste as much as you wish. I will visit the his town to enjoy the cheese and chocolates. Our group also stop to have lunch. It included a bowl of soup and a plate of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
South American, Ecuadorean
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salinas de Guaranda, Plaza Central | Calle Guayamas y el Salinerito, Salinas 241550, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Santa Elena Province  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +593 3-221-0255
The hostel is situated directly in the main square of Salinas surrounded by all the services. Arriving from Guaranda, the cars stop in the square. Rooms - Dormitoryfor 3people - Dormitoryfor 5 people - 7 private rooms with matrimonial or individual beds All the rooms are with private bathroom and warm water. Other information - Free WIFI - Check-out time at 13 o'clock Tours The hostel organizes tours in Salinas and its surroundigs. Ask from the reception or get to know to different tours in here.

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