Hacienda La Danesa

Naranjito – Ecuador

Rustic Charm



Hacienda La Danesa is a family-owned farm located in Ecuador’s coastal region, east of Guayaquil and near the Andes. The hacienda produces tree-to-bar handmade chocolate, dulce de leche, honey and other farm-fresh products. La Danesa prides itself on farm to table meals using fresh ingredients.


Heritage Bedroom
Restored Stables
Garden Cottage

270 sq ft | 1 King or 2 Twin beds | 2 guests
860 sq ft | 1 King or 2 Twin beds | 2 guests
750-1080 sq ft | 1 King or 2 Twin beds | 2 guests


  • The Teca Restaurant with local, farm-to-table cuisine
  • La Tienda store with local products
  • Social area
  • Binoculars & Birdwatching guide
  • Yoga mats

In-room amenities:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop-sized safe
  • Turndown service
  • Walking sticks & wellies
  • High speed WiFi


  • Biking
  • River tubing
  • Milking in the gardens
  • Cacao experience
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • In-room spa
  • Chocolate workshop
  • Cooking workshop
  • Yoga & meditation
  • Beekeeping workshop

Hacienda La Danesa is a 1 hour drive from Guayaquil, located in the inlands of Ecuador between Naranjito and Bucay. The full board program includes meals, non-alcoholic beverages, and several on-site activities. Some activities may come at an additional cost. Room sizes shown above are approximate.