El Jardin de Playas is a place in harmony with nature within a privileged location on the Ecuadorian coast, just steps away from the sea – between General Villamil «Playas» and Porsoja – on the Spondylus route.

Playas is the ideal starting point for exploring other renowned beaches and tourist attractions in Ecuador such as Salinas, Montañita, Isla de la Plata, Machalilla National Park, among others.

Our 13 lodging spaces accommodate the diverse needs of our guests and have been designed to conserve the area’s vegetation, which has so far attracted over twelve bird species.

The facilities at El Jardin de Playas feature El Colibrí Restaurant, an outdoor pool, kids games, event spaces, hammocks, trails, parking and much more.

Release the tensions of your daily urban routine, lay back and relax at your house by the beach, just 1 hour from Guayaquil, at Km. 10.5 via Data.

Check In Time: 13:00 hrs.

Check out Time: 12:00 hrs.

Times may vary upon availability and prior coordination with the administration.

At El Jardin de Playas, we provide our guest with a «feel home» ambience so each time they join us, they have a sense of comfort and personalized service.

That’s why, in addition to our beautiful environment-friendly setting with children’s games and the three-level swimming pool for babies, children and adults; We have plenty lodging options with 7 houses, 2 suites, 4 rooms with balcony and 1 fully furnished villa. Equipped with cable tv, hot water, kitchen, refrigerator, dishware and everything you need so you do not have to worry about anything.

Each house has room capacity for 6 people. In case the number of guests is less than 4, you will receive a discounted rate. In case you wish to accommodate more guests, there will be an extra fee, with a maximum of two extra persons per house.


El Jardin de Playas offers a great variety of services with lodging, food and recreation.

• Furnished lodging fully equipped to accommodate families and / or couples (houses, suites, chalet and individual rooms)
• El Colibri Restaurant with breakfast, lunch and dinner service
• Outdoor swimming pool for adults and children
• Kids playground/games
• Sports area (basketball, soccer)
• Private event room
• Beach access
• Parking on and off the premises
• Community areas with hammocks
• Terrace with ocean views



El Jardin de Playas is located within the community of Data de Villamil, a traditional fishing village of the Ecuadorian Coast. With approximately 3,000 inhabitants, the population is distributed in nine neighborhoods and well aware of their social responsibility, El Jardin collaborates with the locals by developing different community projects of their own and a few others with the support of private institutions.

Among the projects that stand out, there have been several community organization workshops, some others in the area of public health, food preparations, tourism and self-management.

Our activities include the 1st Kayak Regatta in the beautiful estuary that surrounds us; For food and beverage we led the workshop «Everything for my party» in which the women of the community participated. Other community work alternatives are being developed in collaboration with the UESS University.

In the area of public health in collaboration with the Eugenio Espejo Foundation and Rotary Club, conducted anti-parasite treatment and prevention with 300 children from the local school.

Oral hygiene care guidelines with the participation of dental professionals and Guayas Prefecture.


Km 10.5 Vía Playas/Posorja, E489, Playas, Ecuador