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Nashville
Reviewed 15 August 2013

My husband, brother and sister- law, and I traveled in Ecuador for 11 days. We stayed here for 3 nights and it was the best place of all of them. The most important factor in that was the staff. They try very hard to accommodate your every wish. Susy, the manager, is wonderful! We lost a passport while there and...

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Briny Breezes
Reviewed 8 August 2013

This is not just a place to stay. This is a place where I felt right at home. Maggie, the gracious proprietor, has created a quaint, clean, happy environment for the weary traveler. The rooms are serene, tastefully furnished, and immaculate. The open reception/restaurant/lounge area, decorated with weavings and paintings by local artists, is cozy and inviting. One wall of...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Otavalo with its famous native market, adjacent craft villages, local artisans studios, Condor Park and nearby lakes, waterfalls, mountains and hiking trails is the cultural center of the Northern Highlands indigenous population. It is well worth a few days there instead of a (long) day-trip from Quito or elsewhere. If you decide to spend some time in the Otavalo area,...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Great location that is near to all activities you will want to do but far enough away that noise isn't an issue. The staff is very helpful and friendly. They helped arrange both local and long distance transportation as well as giving ideas of what to do in the area. The hotel was clean and comfortable and the garden setting...

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Strasburg, Virginia
Reviewed 14 July 2013

This was our 2nd stay at La Posada del Quinde. Maggie and her staff do an outstanding job at making your staying enjoyable and comfortable. Maggie does a great job at answering any questions you may have and also insuring that your trip goes as planned. Maggie and staff insure that your airport transfers are completed, that your tours are...

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Pachamama, Costa Rica
Reviewed 5 July 2013

My friends and i were dreading to spend the night in Otavao after a traumatic experience the year before yet thanks to tripadvisor and to Maggie and her staff in La Posada del Qunide, from the moment we arrived to Quito and met the driver from the hotel, till we got dropped off, we had a wonderful time and already...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Absolutely found a haven away from home. After being in Quito and Galapagos hotels this was devine. The rooms were spacious,clean and the garden with the hummingbirds was just wonderful. A credit to Maggie the owner. Maggie made us feel at home and she was friendly and just a lovely person to know. Maggie thankyou for your hospitality. The hotel...

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Calgary
Reviewed 18 June 2013

A beautiful, clean, quiet, comfortable accommodation in Otavalo. Meals are superb, except the free breakfast needs a few more items. The yard and a garden are full of beautiful flowers, shrubs, trees and birds. The staff are all very friendly and helpful and courteous.

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San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 16 June 2013

What a wonderful stay. We pulled in without reservations after riding from Quito to Otavalo on a motorcycle. We were cold. wet and tired. We were quickly shown to a beautiful room for a lovely night of rest after a nice hot shower! In the morning we met Maggie who helped us find places to look for Alpaca Weavers ....

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North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 16 June 2013

I would highly recommend this garden gem. I now understand why it's such a favourite. It's a lovely, well run hotel with traditional Andean decor, comfortable rooms, and a great restaurant. It also has a beautiful garden filled with birds. When my husband and I were there the weather got very rainy in the afternoons so we would head back...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Posada del Quinde is an ecologically- and socially-minded hotel that strives to make all of its guests feel at home. All of our spacious, heated guest rooms and suites have tile floors, folk decor, and bathrooms boasting steaming hot showers day and night. Additionally, there is free WiFi. The rooms and suites overlook the garden and patio, where guests can enjoy a good book or snap pictures of hummingbirds. For families and groups, the suites sleep 4-6 people and offer roomy living and dining areas, as well as balconies overlooking Otavalo. Our native Ecuadorian staff are incredibly helpful and will ensure that you have a pleasant stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Posada del Quinde

Address: Calle Quito con Miguel Egas, Otavalo EC100450, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Imbabura Province > Otavalo
Price Range: $78 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
La Posada Del Quinde Hotel Otavalo
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