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Reviewed 20 August 2016

Our group stayed at the Tabuba House while doing volunteer work about 15 minutes away in the north of the city. The Tabuba house was a real refuge. From the incredibly clean rooms, charming and helpful owners to the purified water and delicious breakfast served by Rocio everyday, we were always grateful to lay our heads here. The area is...

Thank Frances C
Forest Hill, Maryland
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Vanessa and Jaime were wonderful hosts at the Tabuba Guest House. I stayed for 9 nights in a comfortable room. Rocio made myself and friends feel at home each morning with her lovely conversation and kind spirit. She was also a wonderful cook! Breakfasts were delicious! If I ever return, I will stay here!

Thank Victoria B
West Hollywood, California
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Traveled with a group of friends; we arrived exhausted after a long drive.Owner Jaime and his assistant Josue were welcoming and had our rooms ready, that felt good... but they forgot the tissue paper for my bathroom and it took a while to receive it. The owner recommended a simple restaurant nearby, and saw to it that the car was...

Thank LightforthePlanet
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Stayed on the way to Peru. Clean room, WiFi, hot shower and air conditioning. The area is not touristy, but most of the locals are friendly. Close to the airport. Really nice staff who even got up at 3.30am to see us safely to our taxi. Recommend a stay here.

Thank A P
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 21 April 2014

Clean rooms, good size, with nice bathrooms. The hostal is well-priced, close to the airport, but not in a great neighborhood. The hostal owners are very friendly and willing to call you a cab to wherever you need to go, but do not speak much English, so I would anticipate it could be hard to communicate your needs without much...

Thank madski252
New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 November 2013 via mobile

The guest house is less than ten mins in the car from the airport which is why I chose it. It's basic but serves its purpose well. I needed a place to stay overnight, arriving at the airport night and leaving in the morning. The guest house organized an airport pick up which was great since finding the house can...

1Thank radsque
Milpitas, California
Reviewed 29 July 2013

We stayed here for two days - the night before leaving to Galapagos Islands, and the night before heading back to the United States. The guest house is a great location if you want to be close to the airport since it is a 5 minute drive. The cost for the taxi is $5 each way. We always brought a...

1Thank KeroppiQueen
Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 4 May 2013

We came from Cuenca to get to the airport here in Guayaquil. My husband and I were very pleased when they greeted us and showed us to our room way earlier than check in time. The hosts are friendly and speak pretty good English. Food at breakfast is simple, but good. Staff is great. The room is clean and simple...

1Thank LollieHoxie
Reviewed 25 April 2013

The rather difficult to find door on a small street opens up to a surprisingly modern home. We were the only guests, but I expect the noise level would be high from guests coming and going. Certainly the door bell resounded throughout the house. The enclosed parking as promised turned out to be not so enclosed with an asleep guard...

1Thank mariapio
Roswell, Georgia
Reviewed 2 November 2012

I've stayed twice at the Tabuba Guest House, and I'm about to arrange another stay for my wife and children over the Christmas break. The operators (Jamie and Vanessa) really care about their guests, making sure that you enjoy your stay. The rooms are very clean, roomy, and well equipped with adequate linens, cable TV, internet and AC. There is...

2Thank Stremma

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tabuba Guest House is presented as a proposal that perfectly combines relaxation and warmth of home. 10 Executive rooms designed to rest on your trips outside home, like at home. Breakfast from Monday to friday . 7:30am to 10:30 am ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tabuba Guest House

Address: Av. Teodoro Maldonado Carbo | Sauces 2, MZ F112 villa 109, Guayaquil 09, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Guayas Province > Guayaquil
Price Range: ₹ 2,218 - ₹ 3,764 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tabuba Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask NOT to face the main road above the pharmacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 69francesc, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The windows of the second floor rooms and rooms over the street have double-panes, they are new and of good quality.”
  • Room overlooking the front street
 of 5 bubbles LightforthePlanet, 24 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Travel with ear plugs. They are tiny, but powerful when staying in a big noisy city like Guayaquil.”
 of 5 bubbles HMBHMB, 24 Sep 2012 | Read review
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