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Hostal Isla Isabela

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Isla Isabela N41-21 y Calle Isla Floreana, Quito, Ecuador
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

First of all this place is NO WHERE NEAR the airport (at very least 1 - 1 1/2 hours away and a $30 cab). We chose this place solely because some reviews said it was close and it came up in a few "near airport" google searches. Anyway we pre-booked using booking.com and right away received and email from Francisco... More

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111 reviews 111 reviews
46 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Francisco is awesome. He is very responsive, you can email him and he'll get back to you, will offer suggestions and is generally helpful. It also seems like he doesn't sleep as he was there when we arrived late and also when we were up early the next morning. He even prepared breakfast for us though it wasn't really his... More

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Ambato, Ecuador
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Are you an eager first-time traveler in Ecuador, hoping to be close to the "action" of the city, meet some other travelers, go out for a night on the town, and get a feel for nightlife? This hostel is NOT for you. Do you travel regularly in Ecuador (and thus don't need to be in la Mariscal, since you know... More

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Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

After missing our flight and not being able to let Fransisco know we were on a later flight, we still got a warm & friendly welcome! One of our party did not make the stand by, we were stressed and tired and it was really late, so it was wonderful to be met by a smiling face even after he... More

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Vacaville, California
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Wow! This is absolutely the WORST place I have ever stayed during my travels in Latin America. The first thing I noticed was that the room smelled bad. Like old pee. Actually, EVERYTHING smelled bad. The next thing I experienced was that the walls are so thin that it is like I was trying to sleep in someone else's living... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

I stayed at the hostal for one night and arrived at the airport after 1am. It was fantastic to have the guys waiting for us and take us to the hostal. We were quickly shown our room and went to sleep for the night. Left early the next morning to stay elsewhere in Quito. The two staff who picked us... More

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Manta, Ecuador
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

I stayed here 2 nights, once before leaving for the US, and the other, coming back from the US. Both times I managed to unfortunately get in around 2AM and the staff could not have been any more accommodating. Breakfast was delicious and I highly recommend it as it is close to the airport.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

Given the traffic and taxis around Quito, being close to the airport the night before departure was very helpful. The staff is friendly and accommodating. However, the bed was not the most comfortable, the walls were not highly sound-proof, and our hot water wasn't working. We're not sorry we stayed there, but for an extended stay in Quito, consider other... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

I recently travelled to Ecuador for a short vacation. On my return journey, I had a 10 hour overnight layover at the Quito Airport and chose to stay overnight at Hostal Isla Isabela instead of hanging out at the airport for 10 hours. The hostal is located in a vintage mid-century modern house, about a four-minute drive from the airport,... More

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New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2011

A wonderful bed and breakfast. Very close to the airport, attentive, friendly service and a delicious breakfast. The free airport pickup at any hour of the day was wonderful. We felt very welcomed and comfortable here.

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Address: Calle Isla Isabela N41-21 y Calle Isla Floreana, Quito, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostal Isla Isabela 2.5*
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