We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hostal Refugio Terra Esperanza

    | La Esperanza, Ibarra, Ecuador
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$16US$20
    View Deal
    Traveller (159)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (13)
    La Estelita
    173 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hacienda- Hosteria Chorlavi
    267 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hosteria Cananvalle
    59 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hotel Ajavi
    58 reviews
    #4 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Overview
    • Excellent89%
    • Very good10%
    • Average0%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “his mother” (8 reviews)
    “the owner” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    La Estelita
    173 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hacienda- Hosteria Chorlavi
    267 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hosteria Cananvalle
    59 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hotel Ajavi
    58 reviews
    #4 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$16.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Ibarra hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "53d2158ce4e14e1ca43a33ba4828e65c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":3563998,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"53d2158ce4e14e1ca43a33ba4828e65c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":20,"lowestMetaPrice":16,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":20,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":20,"lowestMetaPrice":16,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":20,"hotelName":"Hostal Refugio Terra Esperanza","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjUzZDIxNThjZTRlMTRlMWNhNDNhMzNiYTQ4MjhlNjVjIiwiQUlLIjoiMjQ1MDFmYWQ4MjY1NDE3OWE2MDJhMGE5NTY3MmY3ZWQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$16", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (171)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 74 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed at the hostel for one night. It is 7km from Ibarra, however it is very easy to get there by bus. It is quiet and very pieceful. I got there s I wanted to climb Imbabura the next day. Emerson, the owner is...More

    Thank Sarah B
    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    Came for the review hype, forced to stay coz a group member was sick. I think the owner is trying but failing! It felt like I was paying to live in someones very dirty, dingy dark house. The kitchen was disgustingly dirty with signs saying...More

    Thank Chris C
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    The authentic feel of a true refugee is fantastic. The location is great for those looking to summit the Imbabura Volcano or hike in the crater lakes. The owner is a guide and knowledgable source. The hostal's atmosphere makes guests feel they are in a...More

    Thank Micayla C
    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    Came up for the weekend to hike with friends. Emerson is a wonderful host and fabulous guide. Him and his gorgeous dog, Isaak, took our party of 6 up to Cimbuche for a morning hike around the crater lakes. The whole experience was great. The...More

    Thank Mei T
    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    This is a fun, quirky hostel with such hospitable owners! We were a bit nervous when we arrived because it was almost midnight and many hostels close up in the late night. Thankfully, Emmerson, one of the owners, was waiting for us right at the...More

    Thank rubygirl6
    La Estelita
    173 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hacienda- Hosteria Chorlavi
    267 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hosteria Cananvalle
    59 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    Hotel Ajavi
    58 reviews
    #4 of 15 hotels in Ibarra
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Hotwire, Priceline, Booking.com and HostelWorld so you can book your Hostal Refugio Terra Esperanza reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Imbabura Province >
    • Ibarra
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (159)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (130)
    Family and Play Areas (20)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Hosteria Cananvalle
    59 reviews
    8.93 km away
     
    La Estelita
    173 reviews
    7.08 km away
     
    Hotel Ajavi
    58 reviews
    .00 km away
     
    Hacienda- Hosteria Chorlavi
    267 reviews
    7.99 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Chamuyando
    52 reviews
    4.76 km away
    La Botica Cafe
    40 reviews
    6.97 km away
    La Estelita
    66 reviews
    6.93 km away
    Iberica Ribs
    8 reviews
    6.80 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Laguna de Yahuarcocha
    114 reviews
    9.57 km away
    Museo Fabrica Imbabura
    19 reviews
    11.84 km away
    Peguche Waterfall
    532 reviews
    15.13 km away
    Mira Lago
    10 reviews
    15.93 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    2014muffy
    24 November 2014|
    Answer
    Response from Terraesperanza1 | Property representative |
    Saludos amigo los buses hay todo el tiempo la terminal de buses esta frente al parque German Grijalva y si toma un taxi son 5 USD y esta aca en 10 minutos y en bus 25 minutos.
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    Room Tips
    "The beds near the walls are warmer. But, there is not an issue with warmth because the beds are stacked with..."
    Read review
    "rooms are in back, and corner or south seems best"
    Read review
    "Great place for mountain adventures. Ask Emerson about trekking suitable for you."
    Read review
    "It´s all good."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing