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Hacienda La Alegria

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Barrio Rumipamba Aloag | Provincia Pichincha, Quito 171110, Ecuador
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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love nature, animals, scenery, creature comforts, and food. I had the pleasure of enjoying all and more! Stayed two nights in this lovely hacienda. The grounds are a feast for the eyes and the view from my room was spectacular not to mention the exquisite items typical to a ranch which decorated the property. I was up early with... More 

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laalegria, Propietario at Hacienda La Alegria, responded to this review

Susana many thanks for your nice comments. We share our home and our passion. Now we offer a new suite 600 feet to make more memorable and share your time at the balcony, living room with a lot of character, the room has a king size bed and the bathroom is such a experience. More 

Johns Creek, Georgia
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14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Thanks to Gabriel, Patty and Mauricio for a majestic 3 days. We had a group of 7 with different riding levels and the staff did a great job getting us out riding with a minimum hassle factor. The scenery was amazing and will not soon be forgotten. The food was delicious and plentiful. Just a special place and so glad... More 

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laalegria, Propietario at Hacienda La Alegria, responded to this review

Dear Robb many thanks for your nice comments we enjoy you family have a Great 2016 gabriel More 

Zwolle, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Great experience, lovely place! Came only for the day from Quito, so did not stay in the hotel. The hotel looks amazing. Setting and location of the hacienda is very nice and The horses are wonderful, the ride was fantastic. Gabriel was very welcoming and told us a great deal about the region. I have nothing but wonderful things to... More 

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Carbondale, Colorado, United States
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We spent 2 nights at the Hacienda, and 3 nights on a horse packing trip enjoying the Quilotoa Loop. From start to finish, it exceeded our expectations. The hacienda is beautiful, and the food was amazing! Gabriel is the most thoughtful, attentive and pleasant host I have ever experienced. He took such good care of us and anticipated every need.... More 

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laalegria, Propietario at Hacienda La Alegria, responded to this review

MANY THANKS MELISSA was a pleasure to share with your group at QUILOTOA LOOP, which for many years was only trekkers option, now we can enjoy the crater lake volcano and the Toachi canyon, riding by old paths used for many years by alcohol smugglers and small farmers. hope in the future you can experience the WILD ANDES. abrazo Gabriel More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Four of us spent a week and had the pleasure of owner Gabriel's first class attention. We were made to feel at home from the very first minute. His passion, enthusiasm and professionalism shine out. The bedrooms are spacious, the beds comfortable and the bed linen crisp and boast wonderful views. Meals are three courses - always a soup, always... More 

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Gabriel1703, Owner at Hacienda La Alegria, responded to this review

Dear Philip I enjoy also your stay and your nice family. I am proud about your riding improvement and can argue that at Hacienda La Alegria every rider can learn much more in a week, than a full year at a riding school Our riding procedure and the horses education make us proud and happy to share with our guests.... More 

Rolle, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

What a beautiful place and way to start our family vacation! We were received at the airport and taken to this little heaven on earth in the middle of the night after a 28 hour flight. We were not disappointed. The room had a gigantic window with a breathtaking view on the lush valley. The day after our arrival we... More 

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Gabriel1703, Owner at Hacienda La Alegria, responded to this review

dear rider many thanks, We are happy to share our Hacienda The Cotopaxi keeps making vapor but not any trouble for us, also we are happy to share all new rides at Quilotoa area, as well as Chimborazo and Tungurahua. now we offer QUILOTOA LOOP RIDE for families and groups that want to ride 4 to 5 hours a day.... More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

We went to Gabriel's hacienda to explore the surrounding ecosystems and got so much more than we even hoped for. Riding his well trained horses, we traveled through 5 completely different climate zones and enjoyed the beauty of each. After our rides, we explored his dairy operation, cheese cave, llamas, rose garden, and hot tub. Our room was beautiful and... More 

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Gabriel1703, Owner at Hacienda La Alegria, responded to this review

BOB we are so happy about your description Hacienda La Alegria is the perfect stop at the WEST ANDES, after your Galapagos or jungle stay, you need to enjoy HACIENDA LA ALEGRIA and have the real experience about the highlands. Explore the dairy operation, milking cows, feeding calves, petting our 4 border collies, Aging cheese cave, 24llamas alpacas and vicuna,... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Gabriel welcomed us to his beautiful hacienda with warmth, wine, cheese, horses, cows, llamas, and roses! His, and his staff's, attention to detail and our comfort went way above normal standards. The property is beautiful and exquisitely maintained. Rodrigo is truly a horse whisperer (really whistler) and has trained the horses in a humane way to give a smooth, easy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Our family arrived mid-day at La Hacienda and were immediately welcomed by the owner, Gabriel, his gang of border collies, and the staff of La Alegria. We had two beatiful rooms on the second floor with large bay windows, tasteful decorations, and cozy beds. After lunch, Gabriel took us out on a brief afternoon ride to help us get our... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Do yourself a favour.... book this beautiful new suite for an unforgetable stay. This spacious suite is equipped with an inviting living room, large bedroom with king bed and luxury linens and huge bathroom with double sinks and oversized shower for two. No detail was spared to ensure a comfortable, luxurious stay. This suite combines the character of the hacienda... More 

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