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Hotel La Cartuja

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#47 of 122 Hotels in Quito
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Room Service
Family Rooms
Fitness centre
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
Leonidas Plaza 170 y 18 de Septiembre, Quito 170150, Ecuador
17.5 km to Mariscal Sucre Airport
42 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsbritish embassypeaceful courtyardwelcoming and helpful staffold townnational museumsimple hotelgalapagos triprooms vary in sizenice buildinghotel is cleantaxi farevery pleasant stayten minute walkquiet locationfew blockshot waterthe hotel staff
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel has a reasonable location and the reason we stayed as it was the start and end point for our intrepid trip. The room was clean with comfortable beds. The fact that a lot of intrepid trips start here make me wonder if they...More

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Response from Yesenia S, Gerente at Hotel La CartujaResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, We are 200% committed to providing the best stay in the hotel, all our staff are trained and are passioned to attend any request from each guest, you were in the room # 7 and 1, all the bedding were renewed in Feb...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a group of 16 divers touring Ecuador. This hotel was a former British Embassy. It is quiet, quaint, with a peaceful courtyard. Yet close to great restaurants and night life. The rooms vary in size, they aren't elegant, but very nice. If you want...More

Thank Dennis Z
Response from miriam25, Manager at Hotel La CartujaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us this feedback, every comment is very important to us and take this very seriously, I hope to have you here again in the near future ...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really loved this place and stayed there three times (!) on the way to the Galapagos, the way back, and immediately before flying home from Ecuador. It's a small unassuming place but very comfortable and comes with a nice breakfast. The staff is very...More

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Response from miriam25, Manager at Hotel La CartujaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for this comment, this helps us to continue with our mission to keep providing our personal service, this is your house in Quito, see you next time

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was well located in New Town Quito, close to restaurants and a few blocks from the newly reopened National Museum. We walked to most places (Old Town, restaurants) but taxis are quite inexpensive in Quito and one was always available outside. We stayed...More

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Response from miriam25, Manager at Hotel La CartujaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, we appreciate you took the time to give us this feedback, our goal is to make sure everyone who stays at La Cartuja feel like at home. I hope to have you here again.

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Would recommend the hotel to anyone who wanted a clean, comfortable small hotel with friendly staff ready to sort out trips, laundry and special requests for for breakfast, made freshly to order. Not for those who want large anonymous chain hotels.

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Response from Yesenia S, Gerente at Hotel La CartujaResponded 14 May 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for your comments, we are happy that you were satisfy with our services and hope to have you in our house in the near future

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Price range
US$55 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Business Hotel in Quito
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
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La Cartuja Hotel
La Cartuja Quito
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Traveller (63)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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29 October 2016|
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Response from miriam25 | Property representative |
yes we have twin rooms, what is the date your are arriving?
Room Tips
"Would recommend staying!"
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"We had room 3 and it was delightful and very large...we had another room upstairs and it was also excellent."
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"Higher floors would have less noise and be warmer hopefully"
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"It is location in center of quito and te place is good."
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