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The charming haciendas of Ecuador are living relics of the rich history of the Andean region. Rustic elegance, spectacular natural settings, and an air of history are typical of the haciendas.

Name / Location Description
Hacienda Zuleta Ibarra - Andes Inquire


Zuleta Hacienda was built on orders given by the King of Spain at the end of 16th century and the majority of its construction was completed in 1691. The Zuleta Hacienda is part of the Ecuadorian Ecotourism Association and encompasses 2.112 hectares of pasture land, forest and protected areas of native primary forest. The hacienda’s main production consists of 6.000 liters of milk daily, which is used to produce semi-aged cheeses, cream and yoghurt.

Mashpi Lodge - Andes Inquire


The Mashpi experience is about discovering life in the tree tops, trekking along trails, listening to animal calls, absorbing each and every colour, bathing in pure waterfalls, spotting butterflies and birds, encountering amazing creatures, or simply relaxing with a view of clouds playing hide-andseek with the forest. Share our passion for the awe-inspiring rainforest and explore it, as nature comes alive before your eyes.

Roka Plaza Boutique Hotel Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


Roka Plaza Hotel Boutique is the first unique Hotel Boutique of Ambato city. We are strategically situated in the center of the city in a historical house declared as heritage site, and it was restored keeping its majesty and impressive structure made of rock and elegance. The hotel invites you to enjoy the unique experience that a Hotel Boutique offers, accompanied by great service, good food and a great atmosphere given by its rock pillars, balconies and friendly areas which gives your visit a pleasant and unforgettable stay.

Abraspungo Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


The Hostería Abraspungo is located at the 3 kilometer marker on the way to Guano city, in a residential suburb named “Las Abras”, in the city of Riobamba. Its name comes from two words: “Abras”: from the Spanish word “abra”, which means a deep rupture in the hard earth caused by erosion from water. “Pungo”: from Quichua “pungu”, which means door or entrance. Abraspungo is also the name of a glacial valley which is located between the mountains Chimborazo and Carihuairazo, at 4.000 meters above sea level.

Arasha Resort & Spa Pichincha - Andes Inquire


The hotel is located in the middle of the most biodiverse area on the planet. With its environmentally friendly bungalows, Arashá offers its guests the opportunity to immerse themselves in the richness and tranquility of this fragile region whilst enjoying the comfort and luxury of one of the finest tropical spas. From enjoying an anti-stress aromatherapy massage, to participating in one of our eco-tours or preparing a delicious chocolate fondue, Arashá is an experience that delights each of you senses.

Bellavista Lodge - Andes Inquire


Bellavista lodge located Less than 1 hour 45 minutes from the heart of Quito city, or 1 hour from the Mitad Del Mundo Equator monument. Bellavista offers comfort, tasty and varied cuisine, fine wines, combined with original and comfortable accommodation. Many trails to explore within the reserve, and the option to explore further the wonders and variety of northwestern Ecuador, different birds, a butterfly farm, zipline canopy experiences, waterfalls galore, come preferably for various days, or even one day if time is short.

Hacienda Cusin Imbabura - Andes Inquire


Hacienda Cusin was founded in 1602. In 1990, Cusin's English owner converted Hacienda Cusin into a "country house" inn of 25 guest rooms, suites and garden cottages whilst preserving its history. Cusin's monastery provides 18 spacious guest rooms and its white buttressed walls, towers, parapet, cloisters, garden and fountain courtyards add distinction to the ancient landscape. The 40 acre complex, including its valley farm, Gualavi, lies at 8,500 ft. in the Ecuadorian sierra, 90 minutes north of Quito, on the outskirts of the village of San Pablo de Lago and its two mile crater lake.

Hacienda Pinsaqui Imbabura - Andes Inquire


Hacienda Pinsaqui is ideally situated at the base of Imbabura Volcano, just 5km north of the world-famous Otavalo market and only two hours from Quito. The location is an ideal base from which to explore and allows easy access to the region's attractions, such the lakes of San Pablo, Cuicocha and Mojanda, as well as the white colonial city of Ibarra and local villages. The house was constructed in 1790 originally as a colonial textile workshop. Over the centuries, Pinsaquí has hosted numerous illustrious guests including General Simon Bolivar, the revered liberator of Ecuador, who often spent the night at the hacienda on his trips to and from Bogotá, Colombia.

La Mirage Imbabura - Andes Inquire


The Hotel La Mirage is perched on an Andean hillside a one and a half hour drive north of Quito. The contemporary resort was built on the grounds of 200 year old hacienda. From the hotel's glass pavilions, you are able to watch peacocks and hummingbirds or just relax in the gardens. La Mirage Spa Hotel offers different types of massages and treatments, including reflexology and aromatherapy. You can also enjoy the healing powers of a female shaman who has inherited years of experience from her father. The purification room is oriented towards the established indigenous healing practice for body, soul and spirit.

Luna Runtun Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


Luna Runtun, Adventure SPA is a Romantic Hotel for couples, family or friends. It is located in Baños, 170 km (2 hours, 30 minutes drive) from Quito, the capital of Ecuador, 300 km (5 hours drive) from Guayaquil and 62 km (1 hour drive) from the Amazon rainforest. The setting is unique, surrounded by mountains, 70 waterfalls and thermal water. Spring weather, with an average temperature of 62 - 77°F all year round, and some rainy days. Luna Runtun's 310 acres of unspoilt Andean forest are located on the eastern flank of the active Tungurahua volcano (16.457 ft / 5.016 m ), 1.312 ft / 400 m above the charming town of Baños (5.905 ft / 1800 m), gateway to the Amazon rainforest, surrounded by Sangay and Llanganates National Parks. Spectacular views! Enjoy 25 adventure activities: 11 hikes, rafting, canyoning, biking, horse backriding, travelling throughout the countryside, Amazon rainforest and birdwatching programs; 25 SPA treatments, 4 pools and jacuzzi with hot volcanic water, Runtun

Papallacta Hot Springs - Andes Inquire


Located over 10,000 feet above sea level in a humid montane forest, Papallacta Hotel Thermal Springs Resort is just 1 hour away from Quito. Nestled high in the Andean Cordillera at the entrance of the Amazonian jungle, Papallacta features several hot thermal spring pools of different sizes and temperatures. Resort facilities include a first-class hotel and a restaurant offering local and international cuisine with its main specialty: fresh trout. Guests may also trek along several marked paths alongside pristine mountain streams observing the habitat of condors, pumas and spectacled bears, among other indigenous species.

Puerto Lago Imbabura - Andes Inquire


Puerto Lago Country Inn & Marina is located 90 minutes North of Quito, and the route is a beautiful and relaxing drive through the mountains along the main Ecuadorian Highway where you can see snow capped volcanoes and enjoy fantastic views. Puerto Lago is nestled on the shores of the legendary San Pablo Lake with a breathtaking view of the Imbabura Volcano at over 8,000 feet above sea level. It has extraordinary views of the Ecuadorian Andean Mountain range and is only 8 minutes away from the city of Otavalo and its world famous Indian market. The average temperature in the area is 70°F. Surrounded by beautifully maintained lawns and gardens, the inn offers a remarkable and unique setting for its comfortable and high quality European style chalets which provide all the necessary amenities at affordable prices.

Sachatamia Hotel - Andes Inquire


The Sachatamia Hotel is a marvelous ecological reserve with 120 hectares of cloud rainforest. Sachatamia has a privileged location right next to the protected forest of Mindo-Nambillo. The area is recognized as having one of the richest biodiversities of flora and fauna. It has achieved first place in the annual global bird species count. The natural paradise of Sachatamia offers a peaceful location where guests can escape the noise and stress of the city.

Samari Spa & Resort Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


The Samari Spa Resort is located next to Baños and provides extraordinary, spacious gardens with an exotic atmosphere. The resort has the biggest Oriental spa in Ecuador, where you can enjoy various baths and alternative therapies with medicinal plants and minerals that are taken from the natural surroundings. The fully equipped convention center can accommodate 280 people and includes the latest technological facilities. The hotel can also organize banquets, receptions, business meetings and unforgettable weddings.

San Agustin Del Callo Cotopaxi - Andes Inquire


The colonial Hacienda of San Agustín de Callo was built on the site of an Inca palace, one of the two most important archaeological Inca sites in Ecuador. It is situated close to the entrance of the Cotopaxi National Park and just a one and a half hour drive from Quito. Since the 15th century San Agustin de Callo has served as an Inca fortress, an Augustinian convent and a temporary home for the French Geodesic Mission.

San Pedro De Riobamba Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


San Pedro Hotel is located in the heart of Riobamba’s downtown just across from the railway station, one of the main tourist attractions of the province, and a few blocks from the historical center. San Pedro's house was built in the 20th century and belonged to an Ecuadorian railway worker. It has been reconstructed with all its original grandeur. In the reading room, you will find an interesting collection of books about Ecuadorian culture, handicrafts and landscapes as well as novels and trip guides.

Umbria Hotel Pichincha - Andes Inquire


The hotel is located in Machachi less than one hour from Quito, and it's just 70 meters off the train line. Pampering yourself, disconnecting from the routine, a balcony with a pleasant vista of the mountains, good reading near the chimney, a hot tea cup, a long siesta, a great glass of good wine and warm company makes wonders. The always green grasslands surrounded by great mountains like Corazón, Rumiñahui, Iliniza and Cotopaxi are the gardens of Umbria, and its wonderful house is placed on a small hill surrounded by this exciting context.

Casa De Hacienda Imbabura - Andes Inquire


"La Casa de Hacienda" is situated in the heart of the beautiful Imbabura Province that boasts numerous places of interest and is the national and international tourist center of the country. Located far away from the stress and noise of the city, the inn offers a comfortable place to relax. The luxurious cabins are equipped with a private bathroom, private terrace and fireplace and are nicely decorated to provide a warm and pleasant atmosphere. Guests and passing tourists can enjoy the best of both national and international dishes offered by the first class restaurant. Furthermore we provide horseback riding, mountain bikes, hikes and a playground for children. Nearby you'll find interesting places like the world renowned souvenir market of Otavalo, the town of Cotacachi (famous for its leather goods), the lakes of Cuicocha, Mojanda and San Pablo, the Peguche waterfall, the embroidery market of Zuleta and the village of Ilumán with its mysterious wizards.

El Molino Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


The hotel is located just five minutes from Daniel Leon Borja street, where you can enjoy a variety of bars, clubs and restaurants. On the second floor of the hotel is a very large living room which can be divided into two spacious reception rooms. It’s perfectly equipped for all kinds of events such as birthdays, weddings, professional conferences and presentations of all kinds.

Hato Verde Cotopaxi - Andes Inquire


Hacienda Hato Verde is found in the Cotopaxi province, approximately an hours drive south of Quito along the Latacunga highway. It is a few kilometers away from the main entrance to the Cotopaxi National Park. Hato Verde is part of an old cattle ranch whose main house is 120 years old. It has been remodeled to preserve its stone materials and rustic colonial style. In the surrounding area you will find the markets of Saquisilí, Latacunga, Pujilí and Ambato, as well as the picturesque lakes of Yambo, Anteojos and Quilotoa.

La Andaluza Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


Set in a historic hacienda (ranch) where tradition and history surround you like the mountains and volcanoes, the hotel is to be found 16 kilometers outside of Riobamba in the Indian area known as Chuquipoggio, meaning watershed, from the indigenous words chuqui (water) and poggio (shed) signifying that water flows down here. Located in the shadow of five of Ecuador's most awesome peaks - Chimborazo, the highest peak in the country at 6310m, Carihuairazo (5020m), Tungurahua (5016m), El Altar (5319) and Cubillines (4455m), the Hostería La Andaluza, just outside Riobamba, is the ideal location for those who wish to relax and take in the fantastic scenery that surrounds it.

La Cienega Cotopaxi - Andes Inquire


La Cienega, the oldest and most splendid colonial hacienda in Ecuador, has belonged to the descendents of Marques of Maenza since the seventeenth century. Situated on the outskirts of Volcano Cotopaxi and its national park, it’s just an hour and a half’s journey from Quito, capital of the Middle of the World. Surrounded by the Andes most magnificent snow-capped peaks, the hacienda, which was converted into a beautiful Ecuadorian mountainside lodge with two-metre thick walls carved from volcanic rock, finally opened its doors to the public in 1982, offering charm, history and tradition.

La Floresta Hotel Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


La Floresta Hotel in Baños is situated in a safe and quiet residential zone near downtown and the financial and commercial services. Here tourists find the ideal place to rest and recuperate their strength as they travel. The brick building has wide corridors with hammocks, shared and private balconies, and two lounges.

Madre Tierra Loja - Andes Inquire


The Madre Tierra is located in Vilcabamba in the province of Loja. The Madre Tierra Hotel provides a lot of possibilities to get to know the essence and the romance of the tropical gardens, orchids and swimming pools. Here you can breathe fresh air and enjoy the pleasant climate. Experience the comfort the rooms that Madre Tierra offers in the middle of tropical gardens. All rooms feature interesting details, handicrafts and beautiful colors. Furthermore, there is a spa to relax – massages, sauna or just relax in a deck chair. It is your choice.

Marquez Del Rio Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


Marquez del Rio Hotel is located in the city of Riobamba in North Panamericana, opposite the well-known Mickos ice cream parlour and surrounded by volcanoes and snow-capped mountains. The cafeteria on Marquez del Rio is located on the roof. Here you can enjoy the best view of Riobamba. The event room “Opera Boon” has a capacity of up to 110 people. In it, it is possible to hold gatherings, press conferences, work meetings etc. For this we provide all the latest technology to ensure that your event is unforgettable.

Monte Selva Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


Opened in 1993 as a place of familiar relaxing “Monte Selva Hostería” is located in a natural environment at the foot of the mountains with 5 hectares of garden, cottages, lofts, suites and swimming pools. The distance between the cottages offers much intimacy and privacy. Furthermore, we help you to plan your tours and walks according to your preferences and physical capabilities. We make every effort for our guests to enjoy nature, relax and have a good time.

Posada Ingapirca Cañar - Andes Inquire


Ingapirca Inn is located in the most beautiful and mysterious region, which was once populated by Cañaris and Incas, and contains the most famous archaeological monument of Ecuador – the Ingapirca ruins. The inn is a surprisingly attractive converted 200 year-old hacienda, decorated with brightly coloured woven crafts and colonial antiques.

Sangay Hotel Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


Sangay Spa Hotel in Baños is run by English climber Brian Warmington and his Ecuadorian wife Martha. The Sangay Hotel is located next to an impressive 80 meter waterfall and is just across the street from the most famous thermal baths in Baños which have stimulating, health restoring properties. The waterfall can be admired from the balcony rooms.

Volcano Hotel Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


Volcano Hotel is located in a privileged, tranquil area of the city of Baños with spectacular views of the waterfall of the Virgin and surroundings. The city of Baños de Agua Santa is located in the heart of the country and is the gateway to the tropical rainforest and the beauty of eastern Ecuador. The Volcano Hotel offers ecological tours as well as a lot of activities like trekking, mountain biking, rafting, canyoning, rock climbing, bungee jumping and more.

Zeus Hotel Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


Zeus Hotel is located in the heart of the city of Riobamba next to the bus station and the railway station that takes you to the Devil's Nose. The rooms offer breathtaking views of the city. The decor and the cultural objects scattered throughout give the Zeus Hotel the sense of a small ethno-anthropological museum. The hotel also offers 3 specially equipped meeting rooms for meetings, conventions and parties.

Alisamay Hotel Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


The Hotel is located between the streets Pastaza y Mera. All rooms have balconies with great views. For your relaxation the Alisamay's spa provides a Sauna, turkish bath, Jacuzzi and a swimming pool for adults and children.

Black Sheep Hotel Cotopaxi - Andes Inquire


The Black Sheep Inn is an inexpensive, ecologically friendly hotel high in the Andes Mountains of Ecuador. It is located in the heart of the Andes Cordillerra mountain range, a few hours walk from Quilotoa Lake. The lodge is a perfect place to discover centuries-old culture and diverse ecosystems. The bed & breakfast features gourmet vegetarian food with organic produce from the gardens. It is a perfect location if you are a backpacker, tourist, traveler, or vacationer.

Cabañas Del Lago Imbabura - Andes Inquire


The Hotel Cabañas del Lago is located in the province of Imbabura which has a large number of tourist attractions. On Cabañas del Lago, the meeting and conference rooms are equipped with the latest technology and can accommodate more than 80 people. The hotel also offers activities and entertainment for children of all ages.

Cuello De Luna Cotopaxi - Andes Inquire


The hacienda is located right on the Quilotoa Loop in the foothills of Volcano Cotopaxi. The hacienda is the preferred starting point for excursions to Cotopaxi National Park and the best place from which to visit the indigenous markets of Saquisilí and Zumbahua and the Quilotoa crater. Cuello de Luna also offers budget lodging in dorms with shared bathrooms and camping facilities. It is said that Hacienda Cuello de Luna serves the best Ecuadorian highland coffee.

El Libertador Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


The hotel is located in the heart of the city of Riobamba, in an exclusive, commercial and tourist sector with a unique view of the country’s volcanoes and snow-capped mountains. It is opposite the railway station that travels to the Devil's Nose. The hotel El Libertador was founded by Mr. Manuel Sánchez Merino and Lady Blanca Vasco, important businessmen of the city of Riobamba. The building's architecture is a fusion of the colonial age and contemporary era.

Hacienda Posada De Tigua Cotopaxi - Andes Inquire


The Posada de Tigua is situated 55km from the city of Latacunga. The house is approximately 130 years old, and its walls are manufactured with mud, straw and horse manure. Contributing to the environment, the house has a water turbine which generates electricity and a shower that operates on the same alcohol ensuring minimal environmental impact. The meals are prepared with organic products from the farm, as well as our own made yogurt and cheese. Typical dishes of the house are dry roasted mutton and lamb.

Isla Baños Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


The German owned hostal "Isla de Baños" is situated at the outskirts of town and is an excellent starting point for day-trips around the area. The hostal offers all kinds of activities such as horseback riding, mountain biking and jeep tours. In addition to the basic traditional horse riding programs, the owners have introduced professional horseback riding programs. If you are staying more than one night, Isla de Baños offers guests the chance to try out the steam room in the spa.

Montecarlo Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


A stately old house from the beginning of the century, located in the heart of Riobamba, also called "Sultan of the Andes". 20 fully-carpeted comfortable and clean rooms with private bathrooms, cable TV and telephone in the rooms (40 passengers).

Posada Del Arte Hotel Tungurahua - Andes Inquire


From the Posada del Arte Hotel you can hear the gentle sound of the waterfall which falls on the mountain only a half block away in the city of Baños. The Posada del Arte hotel has artistic works of Ecuadorian painters. These works of art are found throughout the hostel. The living room invites the guests to relax, read, listen to music, enjoy the fireplace or watch television.

Rincon Aleman Chimborazo - Andes Inquire


The hotel is a guesthouse with a European-style atmosphere. It is run by an Ecuadorian-German couple, who have managed to merge the traditions of both countries. The hotel contains two terraces from which to enjoy the atmosphere and the view outside. The dining room inside has a cozy fireplace.

Tandayapa Lodge - Andes Inquire


Tandayapa is the only lodge in the world designed by birders, owned by birders, and run for birders by birders. Here your hobby is not some peripheral side-line to a normal tourist trap. This is a place where your passion for birds and wildlife is shared by the other guests and staff. It's a place where you can see twenty hummers in an day, a dozen other species passing by the dining room windows over breakfast, and over one hundred species from our balcony alone. Now, throw in the canopy deck, the large forest floor feeding hide, and our extensive trail system, and you have the ultimate birding destination.

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