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Colonial House Quito

Olmedo 432 y los Rios, Quito, Ecuador
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Ranked #20 of 145 Quito B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stillwater, Oklahoma
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colonial house is a hostel near Old Town Quito which preserves much of its Latin architecture and flair. The hosts are extremely friendly and helpful, even when we initially arrived at 1:30am. We did book online for a particular room with a private bathroom, which we only got once out of our four separate stays there, despite our asking for... More

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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very characterful, relaxing, friendly hostel that really does suit all needs. It has quaint triple and double rooms which was a nice change from being in hostel dorms! It has a really nice open common area with games, upstairs there is a cosy sofa area and a clean, fully functioning kitchen. The staff are very nice and... More

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Cooktown
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time whilst staying at Colonial House in Quito. We utilised the hostel's pick up service from the airport (as we flew in around midnight and had heard some dodgy reports about Quito - we didn't have any problems at all throughout our stay) and this made our journey friendly, reasonably priced and hassle free. We had... More

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Zhanjiang, China
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130 reviews 130 reviews
26 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Colonial House is a nice Hostel in the Central Historico district. We took a private room for 3 nights and it was very nice and peaceful. It was a garden room on the 2nd floor and it was huge with a private bathroom. The staff are helpful and friendly, and you are only a 10 minute stroll from Plaza Grande.... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is a great hostel to stay at. It has a wonderful vibe, friendly staff, good location, and extremelygood value. The only thing that would make this place even better is free breakfast, but the price for beds is so cheap for the value, I'm ok with paying $3.50 for a good breakfast.

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Taganga, Colombia
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13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This hostel certainly made a good first impression but looking a little closer we got more and more frustrated. + The staff (mostly volunteers) are excellent; friendly, with good English, and happy to help however they can. + After a long journey, the beds were firm, warm, and very comfy with lots of blankets. + The location is pretty good,... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed here on a night's stopover in Quito, so we weren't looking for anything fancy or expensive. The staff were all very friendly and extremely helpful, all of them spoke fluent English and were happy to organise taxis to and from the airport for us as well as give us advice on what to see in the city given... More

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Whitecourt, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Colonial House twice while visiting Quito. They provided reliable airport pick up, which is always nice with a late flight. Paco at the front desk was very friendly and helpful. The location is super close to Old Town, and only a couple of blocks away from Bandidos Brewery. The beds were firm, and the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

If you want a good shower do not stay here. We know electric showers are common in S. America but these were some of the worst we have had in 4 months travelling. And Quito is a cold place so not great. My girlfriend really feels the cold and in places like this it would make so much sense to... More

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25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

We got to quito late at night and got a airport pickup, (30$) about an hour cab ride, we were given the room on the top floor, which was alright except the top floor floor is very loud but nice room. We stayed there 2 nights, I recommend the breakfast nice fresh fruit and bread and eggs for 3.50$ good... More

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Address: Olmedo 432 y los Rios, Quito, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
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