HOW TO GET THERE
We offer a taxi service directly from the airport for 70$. To book, simply send us an email at Freespirithostelec@gmail.com with your name and flight info.
It’s about a 1h30 ride from Guayaquil. Take the ‘Via a la Costa’ to Progreso, in Progreso follow the signs to Playas Villamil. Once you get to Playas, turn right at the first light and keep going straight to find the road to Engabao to the right. From Engabao, continue on the dirt road to Puerto Engabao and follow the Free Spirit Hostel signs to find us right in front of the beach.
From terminal Terrestre de Guayaquil take the direct bus to Playas, which usually leaves every 30 minutes. Watch out, the last bus leaves at 8 pm (if you miss it, you will easily find a taxi). Once you are in Playas ask for the to Puerto Engabao or take a taxi for 6 to 7 $US to our hostel.
From Quito to Guayaquil
Avianca, Tame, LATAM offer almost hourly flights from Quito to Guayaquil for approximately 40 $US.
You can also take the bus from Quito (Bus Terminal Quitumbe) to Guayaquil which takes about 8-10 hours and costs on average 12 $US .