We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site. By continuing to browse our site you are agreeing to our Cookies Policy and use of cookies technology. Find out more »

HostelBookers Logo
No booking fees

Hosteria La Barquita

3.5 star Hotel | Puerto Rico Cdla 12 de Octubre, Cantón Puerto López, Province Manabí Puerto Rico, Ecuador .


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wheelchair accessible

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 112.00
  • Breakfast USD 5.00

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Puerto Rico?

Contact us directly


Hostería La Barquita a -Swiss-run Hostel in Puerto Rico, 15 Km to South of Puerto López, the best place to relax and adventure on the Ecuadorian Coast. You'll enjoy nature at its best: beautiful lonely beaches, rivers with dry and tropical forest, whale-watching, horseback riding, surfing, etc. Read more

Enter dates to check prices

    Invalid date
    Invalid Date - Cannot be in the past
    Invalid Date - Check-Out cannot be beyond 30/11/2016

    Invalid date
    Invalid Date - Cannot be in the past
    Invalid Date - Check-Out cannot be beyond 30/11/2016
    Your check-out date is before your check-in date. Please check your dates and try again.
    Bookings can only be made for a maximum period of 31 days. Please enter alternative dates and try again.

Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

American breakfast included

Triple Garden View (Private bathroom)

American breakfast included

4 person Garden View (Private bathroom)

American breakfast included

Superior 1 Bedroom Junior Suite Garden View (Private bathroom)

American breakfast included

About Hosteria La Barquita

This Ecuador beach hotel is run by Patrick Pecaut (a Swiss national who has lived in Ecuador for many years) and his family. It lies between Guayaquil and Manta close to the Machalilla National Park, on the beach by the village of Puerto Rico (15km to south of Puerto Lopez)

The Ecuador Hotel La Barquita offers you 14 comfortable rooms facing the sea, in different beach cabins . We also have 4 low-budget traveler rooms with shared baths and hot water (hostel). Our guests can enjoy the covered terraces and relax in cozy hammocks.

You'll enjoy going to Isla de la Plata the mini Galapagos Island all year long, and get to almost touch the humpack Whale (from June to September), do some horseback riding, bird watching, snorkeling, fishing, etc.

For your entertainment we have a pool table, board games, satellite TV, a ping-pong table, a volleyball play field and of course; the beach and the jungle just a few steps away…

Our Ecuador coast restaurant offers a great choice of delicious menus even for the most exigent gourmet. Enjoy our local Ecuadorian cuisine that is prepared with fresh and natural ingredients without neglecting our tasty vegetarian and international meals.

Our bar will give you the chance to choose out of various creative and delicious drinks and cocktails while playing a game of pool, listening to music…or while watching a wonderful sunset, seated in the front deck of ‘The Barquita’.

While staying at our hostel you will experience the combination of the wild growing jungle with its enormous diversity of animals and plants with the calm breeze of the ocean…

The Pacific Ocean is right there. On our latitude the water is always warm and welcomes visitors to practice a great variety of water entertainment such as swimming, diving, snorkeling, surfing and much more….

Our wide untouched Ecuador beaches will give you the possibility to enjoy some of the most beautiful sunsets of the world (from December to June).

Accommodation Information

We offer 18 rooms:
4 Matrimonials suites (private superior) in small cabins with A/A, satellite TV, Queen Size bed, small terrace with hammock and private bathroom with hot water.
10 family rooms (up to six persons) with private bathroom and hot water each one with double beds and single beds small terrace with hammock.
4 dorm rooms each with 2 double bed and 2 shared bathroom with hot water small terrace and hammock.
All our rooms have either sea view or exotic garden view.

Location Information

Hosteria La Barquita
Located on the Ecuadorian coast, right in front of the Pacific Ocean on a great virgin and unspoiled beach, probably one of the nicest of all Ecuador.
We're in the middle of the villages called Puerto Rico & Las Tunas between Puerto Lopez and Montañita, 2 1/2 hours north of Guayaquil major city or 2 hours south of Manta.