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La Estacion

Unidad Nacional 29-15 near Carabobo, Riobamba, Ecuador
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cuenca, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

All the basic that you can need, at least for a room that cheap and in Riobamba that can be quite expensive. The single room is 20$, the double 36$. Breakfast included. Hot shower, very quite hotel, good bed, and staff very very nice : I had a short time to visit the Chimborazo and they spent the night trying... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We moved from a place about 7 blocks away that was terrible. This place was great. The rooms were very clean. There are great common areas on every floor. The staff was super friendly and most helpful. There was a buffet breakfast included that was great. This place is very safe, you must buzz in to get into the hotel... More 

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Shanghai
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Travelling with a family of four around the word for one year, and travelled a lot before that, so I think we can bring faircomparison. Most lodging in Riobamba, Ecuador are poor or very poor quality, two or three are good but we couldn't afford the on that trip. We chose as a last solution this hotel, the Estacion Hotel... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I have stayed here on several occassions, usually to break up the long bus trip from Cuenca to Quito. There are several types of rooms available. The room I had in the front of the hotel was terrible as the bathroom was tiny, the bed was warped/should have been replaced years ago and the noise from the street was non-stop... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We arrived at 7am and the staffs are so kind as to let us in. We had to leave at 6am on the next day, and the staff kindly prepared good buffet breakfast at 5.30am though the normal hour is from 6am. They were not overly cordial, but actually very helpful when asked. In front of the train station =... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights! They didn't clean our room after the first night which we didn't really like but wasn't a deal breaker for us!! But what drove us crazy was the noise!!! Ecuador is an extremely noisy Country but we had 2 rooms at the front of the hotel and it never got quiet and the windows... More 

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Miami, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The good about the La Estacion hotel is its location, right behind the train station, but don't expect more, rooms are not so clean. Beds are acceptable but pillows are as hard as a rock. Bathrooms are small (am a petite person and I had a hard time to take a shower). The staff is rude and bring their children... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This hotel is located right beside the train station not too far from the main attractions of Riobamba . The rooms are clean , small but not sound proof , we could ear the people talk from two floors below . The mattress in our bed was very soft while the pillow was as hard as wood . The hotel... More 

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Riobamba, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

The location of this hotel is ideal: Just off the main street where most of the touristy stores, restaurants and bars are located; overlooking the train station, easy taxi ride (or 15 minute walk) to bus terminal. The staff is friendly and helpful. The included breakfast is one of the most generous I've had in Ecuador (2 eggs, bread, butter,... More 

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Rennes, France
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2011

I was in the hotel for a week and I must say I enjoy my time there. The setting is really nice, the staff is helpful and the owners of the place will invite you to feel at home. I got robbed during my stay in Riobamba and they helped me as much as they could. They can arrange trips... More 

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