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Hostal Princesa Maria

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the kitchen”(44 reviews)
“family run”(17 reviews)
“the owner”(48 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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All reviewsthe kitchenfamily runthe ownerhot waterprivate bathroomrun hostelhis sonlaundry serviceper kgwe stayed in a double roomthe busgreat kitchenstayed here for nightshome away from homehomely feelgreat stayfree wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and has a brilliant stay. This is exactly the kind of hostel I like!! The rooms were clean and spacious, with hot water shower, lots of towels and storage, and a small balcony. There was big communal living area,...More

Thank knittingmonkey
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

The family was super warm and welcoming. They were always available for suggestions and the two adult children speak English fluently. Upon arriving, they provided us with a map and a useful sheet of tips for Banos (bus information, prices/hours of popular destinations, etc). The...More

Thank LoveToTakeOff
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Super friendly owner. Well informed. Absolutely welcoming. Clean rooms, hot water, beautiful decorations. Near downtown but not in the noise. Kitchen available for those who desire and a computer also. Definitely recommend.

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This was our favourite hotel/hostal in Ecuador. The rooms are comfortable and inexpensive. The staff/owners are so nice, pleasant and helpful. Wifi is great and there is a nice shared kitchen, water pressure is strong and hot water hot. This is not a party hostel....More

Thank SunriseOtter
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are in Ecuador for 2 weeks with one week in Banos. Hostelworld gave Princesss Maria high marks, so we thought we'd give it a go - this was the right call! This gem sits only 2 blocks from the main party...More

Thank larrytoya
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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Laundry Service
Price range
US$20 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$20 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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10 December 2014|
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Response from dlsalse | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are several places all in the town area which is a short walk away. A few nice coffee shops too. Lots of little side streets and some nice bakeries as well.
26 September 2014|
Response from MatthewB1232014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe there is space for 2 cars
Room Tips
"Ask for a room with a balcony"
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"There are a few rooms with a view."
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"Ask for a room on the top floor!!"
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"I only stayed in the single room"
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