Sundown Beach Hotel

Canoa, Ecuador



hostel logo   Travelers of all budgets won't find better value for services and accomodations than at the Sundown Beach Hotel. Located just outside of town, you can relax without the crowds, with any downtown action only a short walk, bus, or taxi ride away.


patio view from balcony     The complex is located directly on the beach. The hotel offers 16 privaterooms with bathroom, including a pair of two-bedroom suites, yet charges prices you could easily pay elsewhere forshared accomodation, or shared baths. Room interiors are finished in brick, with ceramic tile floors and wood and bamboo decor. Some rooms offer private balconies overlooking the beach, and 4 downstairs rooms have private entrance patios facing the beachfront. Cheaper budget rooms are also available. Linen is replaced once a week, and fresh towels twice a week. Room cleaning is 4 days per week.

rooms     room with balcony     annex rooms     main rooms and patio

     A central patio and garden provides a communal area for relaxing off the beach as well as indulging in refreshments. Outdoor bathrooms and showers are also available. Unlimited Wireless Internet is available in common areas.


beach view from balconies    The wide beach in front of the hostel is yours to enjoy, as wellas several kilometers of uncluttered public beach, stretching out in bothdirections.Hammocks are supplied at no charge for guests during the day, and driftwoodis usually available along the beach for campfires at night. A beach volleyball area is also available. Surfboards can be rented in town.

oceanfront balconies     beach huts     annex view from beach     beach sunset



kitchen viewsunbatheThe optional communal kitchen facility is available for only $1.50 per day (long term guests have a special discount). It includes a large restaurant-sized kitchen with 2 stoves, ample storage and food preparation space. The outside BBQ area is also available for use. Our staff are helpful in orienting you to necessary stores and markets. Certain hours available for cooking are maintained. All guests are required to keep the kitchen and BBQ areas clean after usage. An optional unlimited supply of bulk purified bottled water for drinking and cooking is available for a $3 a week per person fee.

     The common room has a ping pong table, library, and dining area. The kitchen and common area normally closed at 9:00 pm. Extensions to these hours may be obtained occasionally with special permission from management.