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Hotel Crespo

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Larga 7-93 | P.O. Box 0101221, Cuenca, Ecuador
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Ranked #37 of 51 Hotels in Cuenca
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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*Kyle
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147 reviews 147 reviews
72 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Generally speaking our experience was good at this hotel. The room we had 203 was spacious, but the two chairs were not very comfortable. Room 307, which our daughter and family occupied, had great views, and was comfortable. All the normal facilities were provided, and the service generally good.Secure parking was available on request. Wi-fi connection was variable. The breakfast... More

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The hotel has quite a lot of charm due to its old fashion decor and location that could make it a really nice place to expend a few days in Cuenca. However, the staff, and maintenance, seems to do their best efford to leave little traps around you to screw your stay. For example in the 3 nights i was... More

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Linkoping, Sweden
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66 reviews 66 reviews
26 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This hotel is beautiful (and for sure used to be even better) and has a great location along the riverside. Beds are comfortable, rooms well sized, staff friendly, and breakfast great. On the downside the air in the room was not really fresh, but opening the windows solved that. Not that you need to walk in stairs to access the... More

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Hotel-Crespo-Cuenca, Director de Recepción at Hotel Crespo, responded to this review
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Muchas por elegir Hotel Crespo y por su comentario. Al tratarse de un edificio patrimonial no está permitida la intervención... More

San Francisco, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Lovely hotel with very large spacious room, very clean. We had a very nice look out onto steps and the river. Nicely appointed, excellent breakfast and interesting artwork on the walls. Hotel staff very pleasant and helpful. Centrally located on Calle Largo. One recommendation is to upgrade the bed. Maybe just in our room, but was a bit saggy. Good... More

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Hotel-Crespo-Cuenca, Director de Recepción at Hotel Crespo, responded to this review
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Para Hotel Crespo es siempre un placer atenderlos, su comentario nos ayuda a mejorar. Esperamos tenerlos nuevamente por este hermoso... More

Henderson, Nevada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I so enjoyed staying here. Our room was on the river side, so we had that wonderful sound of water over rocks all the time. Super relaxing. The staff is wonderful, but professional. The restaurant is very nice and the seafood great. If possible, have Angel as your waiter. The hotel itself is full on art and history. The art... More

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Hotel-Crespo-Cuenca, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Crespo, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Robin is a pleasure to serve you, we are pleased that you felt so comfortable at Hotel Crespo, hopefully assist you in the hotel on another occasion Regards Andrea Jaramillo More

Naples
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

The hotel is well located, in the centre of Cuenca and on the Street famous for the night life (calle larga). The view on the river is special and the rooms are big and comfortable. The hotel is in colonial style, clean and the staff is friendly. The only aspect that has to be improved is the breakfast, it is... More

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rome
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

I spent one night in this old traditional hotel - location is great and the atmosphere was very pleasant. There is no lift but the staff helped me out with my luggage. The problem is that most rooms are internal, ie windows are on an internal court which is the main lobby and there were people chatting and screaming ALL... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

I stayed at the Hotel Crespo this week for work. It's a nice, quirky hotel, and was very clean. The manager and many of the front desk people were very nice. The hotel is close to the Rio Tomebamba and la Universidad de Cuenca, as well as to the town square, so we had no issues walking places. Some tips:... More

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013 via mobile

Beautiful marble foyer with ceramic artwork. The staff was friendly and accomidating. Both our room and the restaurant had a wonderful view of the river, and our beds were really comfortable. It was a convenient walk to restaurants and shopping.

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Hotel-Crespo-Cuenca, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Crespo, responded to this review

Is a pleasure to serve you, we are pleased that you felt so comfortable at Hotel Crespo, hopefully assist you in the hotel on another occasion, we are improving every day to serve you better Regards Andrea Jaramillo More

Jaco, Costa Rica
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Traveling with a friend. I'm currently living here in Cuenca but scheduled a tour that only picks up in el centro. My visiting friend decided to rent a room at the Hotel Crespo so we could be picked up locally. She paid about $130 for a Saturday night. I'm pretty sure we got one of the only rooms with a... More

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Address: Calle Larga 7-93 | P.O. Box 0101221, Cuenca, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Crespo 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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