GuayaquilEcuador

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Love cafés, churches, and sightseeing? Get away to Guayaquil!

Explore the walkable area of Guayaquil—a cathedral, shopping, and popular sights from Mall del Sol Commercial Center to Malecon 2000.

Where to stay in Guayaquil

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Kennedy

4/5Very Good!(45 area reviews)

Unique features of Kennedy include the shopping and restaurants. Make a stop by San Marino Mall or World Trade Center while you're exploring the area.

Kennedy

Top Hotels in Guayaquil

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Wyndham Guayaquil
Wyndham Guayaquil
4.5 out of 5
Calle Numa Pompilio Llona S N, Ciudad del Rio - Puerto Santa Ana, Guayaquil, Guayas
¥9,944
per night
Feb 24 - Feb 25

Situated on the boardwalk, this luxury hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Numa Pompilio Llona Street and within 3 mi (5 km) of Malecon 2000 and Mall del Sol Commercial ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (676 reviews)

"It has great views and is uniquely positioned at the end of a line of hotels so is safe, quiet, and has a great location."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Wyndham Guayaquil
Oro Verde Guayaquil
Oro Verde Guayaquil
5 out of 5
9 De Octubre Y Garcia Moreno, Guayaquil, Guayas
¥9,944
per night
Mar 6 - Mar 7

Located in the heart of Guayaquil, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sports Federation of Guayas and Malecon 2000. Mall del Sol Commercial Center is ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (796 reviews)

"A/c not working properly , looksvlike the air conditioner is old"…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Oro Verde Guayaquil
Courtyard by Marriott Guayaquil
Courtyard by Marriott Guayaquil
3.5 out of 5
Av. Francisco De Orellana #236, Guayaquil, Guayas
¥7,813
per night
Feb 24 - Feb 25

Located in Kennedy, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from San Marino Mall and within 3 mi (5 km) of Mall del Sol Commercial Center and Malecon 2000. Policentro ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (759 reviews)

"Excelente costumer services, food on the hotel was amazing great service"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Guayaquil

Popular things to do in Guayaquil

Malecon 2000
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Malecon 2000

4.5/5(176 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Malecon 2000, a popular green space in Guayaquil. While you're in the area, find time to visit its shops.

Guayaquil Metropolitan Cathedral
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Guayaquil Metropolitan Cathedral

4.5/5(61 reviews)

Find out about the history of Guayaquil with a stop at Guayaquil Metropolitan Cathedral. While you're in the area, find time to visit its shops.

Guayaquil Historic Park
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Guayaquil Historic Park

4.5/5(31 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Guayaquil Historic Park, a lovely green space in Samborondon. While you're in the area, find time to visit its shops.

Top activities in Guayaquil

Fantasy Bus Guayaquil
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Fantasy Bus Guayaquil

80% of travellers recommend
¥2,746
Per adult
Half-Day City Guayaquil Historical Park Tour
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Half-Day City Guayaquil Historical Park Tour

94% of travellers recommend
¥3,293
Per adult
Guayaquil City Tour & Santa Ana Hill
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Guayaquil City Tour & Santa Ana Hill

76% of travellers recommend
¥5,493
Per adult
Guayaquil City Tour
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Guayaquil City Tour

100% of travellers recommend
¥1,648
Per adult
Guayaquil City Tour
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Guayaquil City Tour

¥4,394
Per adult
Hiking on the Bird's Island and Dolphin Watching in Puerto El Morro
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Hiking on the Bird's Island and Dolphin Watching in Puerto El Morro

¥19,775
Per adult

Reviews of Guayaquil

4.1

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
138
5 - Excellent 37.91208791208791%
4 - Good
147
4 - Good 40.38461538461539%
3 - Okay
71
3 - Okay 19.505494505494507%
2 - Disappointing
8
2 - Disappointing 2.197802197802198%
1 - Terrible
0
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 23, 2020

Gladly recommended

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveler

Feb 21, 2020

nothing

5/5 - Excellent

PaulV

Feb 19, 2020

Guayaquil city has changed during this last 10 years. I could recommend it to visit some areas near it such as Churute mangroves, Cerro Blanco reserve or Playas. As a big city Guayaquil is safe if you take care of yourself, using taxis from the hotel

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Feb 9, 2020

Too big, too hot, too humid.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 1, 2020

Nice, clean city and quiet city to be.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jan 22, 2020

Guayaquil is not the safest city , be aware of surrounding , and never walk alone or at night.

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