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Posada Tambuca

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Luis Cordero E2-19 y Ulpiano Paez, Quito, Ecuador
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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washington, dc
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful place!! Guest house is conveniently located near Plaza Foch. (Easy walk to great restaurants and shops. Laundry close by.) Rooms were clean, quiet and comfortable. Wifi worked well in the bedrooms. Shared baths were clean and plentiful. One of our bedrooms had a private bath. Breakfasts are cooked to order and delicious. Airport transport offered. What really sets this... More 

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Colombia, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After I was robbed my first night in Quito (leaving Plaza Foch at about 9:45 pm), Yolanda and Carlos helped to salvage my time in Quito. They lent me cash while I waited for my new ATM card to arrive and even suggested that I take a short 2 day trip to Los Banos, so I could optimise my time... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Very hospitable - Yolanda and Carlos don't speak much English but they go above and beyond. The rooms are clean, the breakfast plentiful, hot water showers, don't put paper in the toilets. Carlos drove us to the equator (waited for us to do both tours and pictures, then to El Panecillo, then the bus station, made sure we got on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This family is one of the best one could ever wish to stay with in Ecuador. Most helpful and informative.Great breakfast,clean and very reasonable.Shared bathroom was clean but could do with some updating.We would stay here again on our next visit.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I stay here upon arriving in Ecuador. The Family was so helpful and courteous. I stayed for four nights in Quito. This place is just on the edge of the Mariscal area, short walk to the Foch plaza area. The house clean, good breakfast, even was fortunate to have an invite to supper with Yolanda and Family. Will return to... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed in Posada Tambuca only for one night, while returning from a trip to Galapagos Islands. Yolanda welcomed us and explained how the facilities of the Posada work. We've got a big room for 2 people in the second floor, with a bunker bed and a single bed, that were really confortable. Bathroom was right out of the room,... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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28 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Yolande is a friendly host; she takes care you feel home and can help with trips thru Ecuador. The hostal is on walking distance from Mariscal centre. The room is complete and facilities top and clean. The breakfast is served at your own time. Yolande arranged an airport pick up against very competitive price. Have stayed three times at Tambuca... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

An ideal place to stay in Quito. My girlfriend and I stayed on a number of occasions between our adventures in other regions of Ecuador. Accommodations: Welcoming and personal with unique hand painted walls in each room. Strong, fast, reliable WIFI throughout. Clean well functioning bathrooms. Comfortable beds. Ample breakfast prepared in person with a rotating selection of fresh fruit... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

The Good: The Hosts were welcoming and friendly. It was hard not to adore them. The breakfast was very good. For those sharing bathrooms, there were ample bathrooms and showers available. Water was hot and wifi signal was strong. Location was good and only one block from the metro. The rooms were tiny but rather charming. Cleanliness was good in... More 

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Tennessee
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8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The host at this guest house treat you like family the minute you arrive. The accommodations were very secure. The did my dirty laundry for us and stored our luggage while we were in the amazon. The room was spotless and we did have our own bathroom with plenty of hot water. They are in a very good location and... More 

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