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Popular amenities for Montanita vacation rentals

Stay near Montanita's top sights

Montanita Beach33 locals recommend
Dharma Beach4 locals recommend
Mirador Montañita3 locals recommend
Caña Grill15 locals recommend
Pigro23 locals recommend
Shankha Sushi & Thai11 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Montanita

  • Total rentals

    450 properties

  • Rentals with a pool

    140 properties have a pool

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    220 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    100 properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    4.9K reviews

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $10 before taxes and fees

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Montanita?

    Montanita enjoys tropical weather year-round. Average temperatures hover around 80°F (27°C) during the day and drop slightly to around 70°F (21°C) at night. It has a wet season from December to May, and a dry season from June to November.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Montanita?

    Montanita is renowned for its surfing opportunities, with waves suitable for all levels. If surfing isn't your thing, explore the vibrant local markets, or participate in a Spanish language course. You might also enjoy yoga classes on the beach or a horseback ride along the shoreline.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Montanita?

    The most popular time to visit Montanita is during the dry season, from June to November, when surfing conditions are at their peak. In February, the town hosts the lively Montanita International Surfing Competition, drawing crowds from around the globe.

  • What are the best places to stay in Montanita?

    Travelers often choose to stay in the heart of Montanita near La Punta, an area celebrated for its vibrant nightlife. For a quieter atmosphere, the areas around El Tigrillo and Barrio del Pacifico are frequently suggested. These neighborhoods are a short walk away from the main town, offering a serene environment.

  • What are the best places to visit in Montanita?

    The most popular places to visit in Montanita include the bustling Montanita beach, the tranquil Manglaralto beach, and the lively Montanita Craft Market. The peaceful Santuario Blanca Estrella del Mar, a local church, is also often recommended.

  • What are some hiking trails in Montanita?

    While Montanita itself does not have many hiking trails, nearby destinations offer several options. The hiking trails in the Machalilla National Park, such as the one to Los Frailes Beach or the Isla de la Plata trail, are often recommended for nature lovers.

  • What are some family activities to do in Montanita?

    Families can enjoy a day at the beach, visit the lively local craft market, or take surf lessons together. Birdwatching in the neighboring Manglaralto mangrove forest is another popular activity. For a relaxing day, a boat trip along the river in the nearby town of Manglaralto is frequently suggested.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Montanita?

    Day trips to the Isla de la Plata, often likened to a mini Galapagos, or to the peaceful town of Ayampe are frequently suggested. A visit to the Valdivia Aquarium or the Machalilla National Park, with its diverse flora and fauna, is also often recommended.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Montanita?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Montanita. Choose from more than 220 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Montanita?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 220 vacation rentals in Montanita featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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