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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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Reviewed 29 November 2015

Just returned from a week on the Manatee and it was wonderful! Yes the cabins are small but comfortable with air conditioning and comfy beds.The showers are hot and modern. The food is excellent. Breakfast is buffet style with lunch and dinner being served. 3...More

1  Thank Sheila K
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 5 January 2016

What a joy to know that your trip was wonderful, and everything went according to expectations. As you mentioned, local guides have a super view that it is sometimes difficult to believe, and thanks to them the animals are possible to see. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 28 November 2015

Fab, fab, fab. Diego and raoul were excellent knowlegable guides and manatee crew very welcoming and competent. Food fab, comfy beds and great experience. Thankyou Rueben, your team does you credit. Only one downside, the presentation cd you gifted didnt play in the uk. I...More

Thank lindamnov15
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 5 January 2016

Thank you very much for your comments, really gives us great satisfaction to know that took a trip full of adventure and good times. We will disclose to Ruben that you are very grateful to him and the crew. Thanks again for the comments

Reviewed 28 November 2015

Spent 3 nights on the Manatee to and from Coca. Enjoyed the experience immensely. The canoe ride from Coca to the Manatee was as expected, 1.5 hrs and rain squalls to test out the ponchos. Manager, Rubén, made us welcome and our guides/ naturalists Raoul...More

1  Thank Ken2234
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 5 January 2016

Thank you very much for your comments, really gives us great satisfaction to know that took a trip full of adventure and good times. We will disclose to Ruben that you are very grateful to him and the crew. Thanks again for the comments

Reviewed 8 November 2015

What an unbelievable trip on the Manatee! We were welcomed with fresh juice and snacks when we first boarded and every time after that. What a treat - juice was never duplicated. The cabins were clean, comfortable, air conditioned with a European shower, however we...More

1  Thank CiberFLo
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

Thank you for your comments. We are very proud that your stay in Manatee Amazon Explorer has met your expectations. How wonderful to know that observed various animals, especially otters and manatee, because are animals that are hard to see. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 6 November 2015

I have been vacillating between Poor and Very Good Ratings. The Manatee's concept is very good, but this particular trip was wrought with problems. I don't think the size of the rooms or the condition of the ship was unacceptable. Actually we found the room...More

2  Thank DCody
Response from Advantagetravel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Manatee Amazon ExplorerResponded 17 November 2015

First I want to thank you for the observations and comments. As you mentioned earlier, the jungle is a wild place, and the animals have to find our guides do their best, but sometimes it's just luck. Regarding the internet, we are making the necessary...More

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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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