The Donkey Den Guesthouse is Located on the gorgeous beach of Santa Marianita, Ecuador. The Bailey Suite is perfect for long or short term rentals whether you are a professional nomad, retired or just need an extended vacation. Your welcome to visit for a night or a year.
Our helpers are international volunteers who provide a wonderful opportunity to learn about other cultures and outlooks.
the Bailey Studio consists of a oversize bathroom and Yes we have hot showers! Wouldn't have it any other way. All linen and towels are quality and provided as requested. We have laundry facilities on site that your welcome to use.
The kitchen has a large stove, full size fridge, microwave, blender etc. if you don't see what you need just let us know.
We have Direct TV with several channels in English, air conditioning and fiber optic internet in all studios.
A ride to the grocery store in Manta is provided at least weekly (no charge) I go into town almost daily and all are always welcome to come along. Manta is only a 20 min drive.
We have three expat gatherings per week. We're a very friendly group and welcome newcomers. Should any problem develop we do our best to support and help each other. We're close to hospital and transportation (airport & bus)
A great varied Breakfast is available from our Donkey Den Cafe every morning. We are a hot spot on Sunday due to the popularity of Mayra's menu. Drinks are available throughout the day and there is a limited lunch menu. Along the beach there are plenty of cabinas serving fresh seafood. Ecuador has some of the best seafood, veggies and fruits in the world.
We are pet friendly and your well behaved pet is always welcome. We have dogs and cats on site. Our animals are part of our family. Sorry we are unable to accommodate small children.
Should you be considering long term please check with Linda for a special rate.