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B&B Tumbaco

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3.5 of 5
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La Ceramica, Tumbaco, | Tumbaco, near New Quito Airport, Quito, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Gerrit, wife Patricia, daughter Amanda and the cat and dogs are wonderful! Very hospitable, very warm, and extremely helpful! The dogs are pretty and sooooo lovely (can we adopt?). Furthermore, the cottages (we had #2) are very nice with a fridge, microwave, desk a good shower and enough space. They are set in a beautiful garden with a very nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for our last two nights of travel in the cozy private cottage. Gerrit was awesome ,he sat briefly with us after breakfast each morning To help us plan our day , he was so wonderful at setting up everything we needed from the cab driver to pick us up and drop us off for a hike to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

From mid-June to July 11 this year my wife Shelley and I spent 23 days in Ecuador and had an amazing time. Having formerly spent “hard time” in South America, Ecuador was a truly a delightful and surprising destination. Ecuador has a travel promo which reads “We have mountains, we have beaches, we have Amazon, we have it all, All... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

It's a little far from the city (about 30 mins by cab which is cheap) but it is closer to the airport so we saved in cab money that way. For us it was worth it because we needed quiet after having had such a busy few weeks and were always go go. This was like a little retreat. We... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Two of the most gracious host I've encountered, Thank you Gerrit & Patricia.. Vacationing in Ecuador with no clear plan was no problem, Gerrit took care of us with sites to see, towns to visit and things to do. The Otovalo Market was great fun, the town of Cotacachi, Mindow, Cotapaxi... Thank you Silvia for A+++ Breakfast every morning.. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Your home is a blissful retreat from all of the crazy city outside your walls . Thank you for sharing it.The grounds are wonderful ,so many flowers and trees ,very peaceful . I loved waking up to birds singing and the days joyfulness to come . Your staff at breakfast very happy always with good food too. The bedding was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Family of 8 filled the three casitas, welcomed by charming host and his wife and daughter. Beautiful garden and pool area, casitas have their own front porches. Perfect for children and adults alike. Located about halfway between Quito city and the airport.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

If you are flying in and out of Quito airport, B&B Tumbaco is a wonderful island oasis much closer than going into the city. It's a home in a gated community with with lovely landscaping and 4 well appointed rooms, each with an outdoor sitting area. Access to excellent restaurants in Cumbaya are a $5 cab ride away. The inn... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Our family had fun relaxing stay. Delicious breakfast, served every morning, must have the hot chocolate (Ecuadorian chocolate) fresh local fruit. Clean pool and hot tub, our boys sent hours in the pool. Friendly husky dogs just need snow and sled to feel at home LOL (Canadian writing review) Great attention from staff and owner. Pick up to and from... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Gerrit and Patricia are perfect hosts and the B&B is an oasis of peace near Quito. Stayed 2 nights after our late night arrival in Ecuador and then 3 nights at the end of the trip. Very comfortable and inviting...breakfast is to order and very good. Gerrit made sure we had the info needed for our forays into Quito and... More 

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