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La Cigale

Honorato Vasquez 7-80 y Luis Cordero, Cuenca 00593, Ecuador
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Ranked #9 of 43 Cuenca B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emily S Victoria, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the private room directly above the bar where they play music all day and well into the night (understandable). They have hot showers, breakfast is included (small, but what can you do), and some of the most UNFRIENDLY staff I've met traveling. They only smile/talk to each other and even when you try to go out of your... More

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for a place to stay in Cuenca, but ended up spending every night in the bar/restaurant taking advantage of their excellent happy hour drinks and enjoying the great local/traveller atmosphere. It's true that most rooms are close to the bar and music and chatter can be heard later in the evening, but never unreasonably late. Friendly, hard-working... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 4 nights in the dormitory and I enjoyed my stay. The dorm and bathroom was cleaned every day. It was spacious, had good sized lockers and shelving. The staff were friendly and helpful. The hostel was in a great location and you could walk everywhere. The hostel also had a good restaurant downstairs with an excellent happy hour... More

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Vilcabamba, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Vinicio Apolo is an excellent concierge, manager and waiter all with a smile. The night staff is also gracious and helpful. Wi-fi service was excellent at all times. The room I had was a good value for the price, no complaints!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

After poor service and failure to be shown to a table for 20 minutes when our food finally came the pasta was stone cold. After complaining they just whacked it in the microwave. Sauce wasn't even fresh.

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I had just returned from Galapagos and was separating my dirty laundry, grabbed my green bamboo pajama shirt I had been using, gave it a good sniff to see if I should wash it, I sleep in it and it smelled fine so I put it in the clean pile. I KNOW I had the shirt when I arrived into... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My sister and I stayed in this hostel whilst travelling. It was a great place to stay in Cuenca. The rooms are a good price and were clean and comfortable. Two brothers run it and they are both lovely and made us feel welcome. It is a great location as well, right in the city. The bar part seems really... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This hostel was a wonderful value considering its prime location and clean, well-kept rooms. Our private room was sparse and lacking in natural light, but comfortable. Breakfast was good, as was the other food and drink we had in the restaurant/bar in the hostel's courtyard. It did get noisy at night, but we were on the first floor right by... More

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

The bad: (1) the bar is noisy, i can hear the boom boom in my room on a weeknight; i hope it stops soon. (2) no communal kitchen The good: everything else! Cozy comfortable well decorated clean room for $20. Free water. Great weefee (wifi lol). Super location. Nice helpful staff. Hot showers. Breakfast included. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

My wife and I have spent the past 30 years travelling the world and as travellers we have opted for the Hostel / Hosteria over the tourist Hotel. We had booked one night at La Cigale en route to Riobamba. We were not able to arrive at La Cigale for our booking on the 4th and on arrival on the... More

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Address: Honorato Vasquez 7-80 y Luis Cordero, Cuenca 00593, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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