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Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo

2.5 of 5 Av. 12 de Abril y Guayas, Cuenca, Ecuador
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are visiting Cuenca for a month and the rooms are very comfortable and clean. The owners and staff all go out of their way daily to make your stay comfortable & fun. They even schedule and take you on tours to surrounding areas around Cuenca for very reasonable rates. Thank you Xavier and staff. We'll be back!!! Paul &... More 

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Thanks for your wonderful comments, we are happy to have you here More 

ohio
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo is a lovely place to stay. Situated along the river, it's just a short walk to the old town of Cuenca. The apartments are spacious with lots of storage and a modestly furnished kitchen. Breakfast is available and there are restaurants and small grocery stores nearby. Xavier, the owner, is a great tour guide who is personable... More 

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We are very glad to heard you had a good time with us, we will be delight it to have you back next winter all the best Xavier and family More 

Milano
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Our family spent 2 months at Apt. Otorongo and had a very pleasant stay. The rooms are all different from each other in layout and size, so if you travel in low season you might want to see them, to choose what best suits your needs. The apartments that face the interior courtyard or the river are better than those... More 

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Thanks for your comments , we are glad you had a good/long stay with us. More 

Guayaquil
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

It's been like 7 or 8 years since I stayed with my family at this suites in Cuenca, at that time I remember they were cheap and modest but clean, the service was good, and the place, which had a nice garden in the middle where my kid used to play, was taken care of. I decided to book there... More 

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happyclimberecu, Propietario at Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo, responded to this review

We regret you had a bad experience with us, I just want to remark if you had visited us 8 years a go, you should notice than we don’t have carpets anymore , we have replace them for wooden floors. The windows of the apartments facing the street now they are sound proof, ceiling had been entirely replace, just to... More 

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61 reviews 61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

My husband and I have been very pleased with our one bedroom apartment (more than two weeks to date) at this small, river-side complex, recommended by my school, Escuela Sampere. A big plus is the proximity to the pretty river, with its sinuous green space and sidewalks through town. My husband rented a bike (from the complex's owner) for morning... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I arrived here with three kids, six suitcases, and four footlockers. From the moment we arrived we felt right at home. Everyone was so friendly and helped with all of our luggage upstairs to our apartment. We were lucky and had a room facing the river and it was so peaceful listening to the sound of the river every night.... More 

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happyclimberecu, Propietario at Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we wish you a happy life in Cuenca More 

Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We arrived in Cuenca with six suitcases and needed a place to start the process of getting setup. Apartamentos Otorongo fits the bill perfectly. Being right by the Rio Tomebamba was great and drowned out what little street noise we had - had a room facing the back, not the street. Xavier is fluent in English and went out of... More 

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Thanks for your words, we are happy to hear you had a soft landing in Cuenca Xavier More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

These apartments are fully furnished, including cleaning everyday with sheets and towels replaced once a week. Read your responsibilities on the information located in each apartment. There is no smoking except at the river and the street in front of the apartments. Two stories. Family friendly, it's a neighborhood and you will meet your neighbors. As many gringos are at... More 

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HulkCuencaEcuador, Propietario at Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo, responded to this review

We are delighted with your review, hope to see you soon in the close future More 

Thunder Bay, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We're just a week into our month-long stay in the Tomebamba Suite but know for sure that it was the right choice for a stay of any length. The churning, backyard river is a soothing reading spot, the inner courtyard is lush and fragrant and the walk downtown can be either mostly riverside or a varied mix with city streets.... More 

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HulkCuencaEcuador, Propietario at Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo, responded to this review

I guess, you are raising the bar too high , like a cabin in the Canadian countryside, we hope not to disappoint future customers , very very very flatter with that More 

Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The apartments are clean, comfortable and a great value. The setting is beautiful and the staff is helpful and friendly and can arrange for tours or assist with taxis, buses, and translation. You can also save money by purchasing delicious fresh food from the markets in town and prepare it in your own kitchen. If you don't feel like making... More 

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HulkCuencaEcuador, Gerente at Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo, responded to this review

Thank for your comments. we are very please, than you felt like home @ Otorongo, hope to see you in the close future More 

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Address: Av. 12 de Abril y Guayas, Cuenca, Ecuador
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Location: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Apartamentos Otorongo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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