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Ali Shungu Mountaintop Lodge

  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Imbabura, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
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    All reviews jose maria breakfast and dinner morning and evening full kitchen south american countries decorated with local art friendly dogs huge windows fantastic stay drinking water an amazing place eucalyptus trees margaret frank margarita casita francisco houses hosts llamas
    Reviewed 25 November 2015

    Ali Shungu is no ordinary hotel or lodge. It actually has four separate what we would call single family houses, spread out around a beautiful garden. Each has two bedrooms, bathrooms, full kitchen etc. But you don't ever need to cook. Owner Frank, a super...More

    Reviewed 25 November 2015

    Unbelievable. Panoramic view of the mountains and lake. Tastefully decorated in antique and modern Ecuadorian artworks. Wonderful American owners have made this the perfect retreat. Great breakfast and dinner and lots of helpful ideas to explore the area. And Jose Maria lit our fireplace each...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

    Ali Shungu Mountaintop Lodge was recommended by friends who stayed here a few years ago. It has exceeded our expectations. We arrived to our own two bedroom artistically decorated lodge with all the amenities. After getting settled we went up to the restaurant lodge to...More

    Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

    If you are looking for a beautiful place to relax and unwind, look no further! The large casitas are cozy and comfortable, with full living room, kitchen and dining room as well as bedroom and bathroom. The living room fire is stoked several times a...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2015

    Ali Shungu was simply fantastic. If you are looking at this page and this review, do yourself a favor and BOOK THIS PLACE. Do not think twice about it, just do it. This hotel is my most favorite place that I have ever stayed, and...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Dining (25)
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    we were at the ali shungu in 1999, is this a new location and same ownership? we had one of the best experiences there of our whole south american adventure and would like to return.
    21 September 2016|
    Response from alishungu | Property representative |
    Thank you for your kind words.....yes, the city became too frantic for us and we sold the city hotel in 2010. The Lodge is remote and tranquil, set on 40 acres and only located 3 miles from the markets of Otavalo. We'd... More
    Buen Día. Me gustaría saber los precios para una habitación simple y si incluye desayuno. Gracias
    12 September 2015|
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    "All the guesthouses are wonderful."
    Elena246, 11 months agoRead review
    "All houses are exquisite, updated, quiet, unbelievably fabulous"
    DKG7, over a year agoRead review
    "We took over the whole place. All were equally great, but different. Describe your situation and Frank will..."
    Valerie G, over a year agoRead review
    "Easy transportation to town, nice area for a few days"
    Susaneer, over a year agoRead review
    "All rooms are large and spacious and decor is fascinating. No bad choices!"
    pam c, over a year agoRead review
    "There are four cabins, some with one bedroom some with two. We loved the single bedroom which had a large..."
    chrispete24, over a year agoRead review
    "All of the bungalows are great, with a fantastic view of Imbabura volcano."
    Warren K, over a year agoRead review
    "All 4 are identical and beautiful."
    Maryanne614, over a year agoRead review
    "There are only a few villas and every one is beautiful."
    a_world_traveller, over a year agoRead review
    "All three cottages are gorgeous. The one bedroom cottage was very large and sited us well."
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