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Hotel El Galpon

Argentinos y Carlos Zambrano, Riobamba 593, Ecuador
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Ranked #12 of 13 hotels in Riobamba
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014
Susan B Weedsport, New York
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Weedsport, New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We spent one night at this hotel in Riobamba during our 10-day motorcycle trip through Ecuador. It was a good value at $60/night with breakfast included. We had a bit of difficulty finding it but once we did, we were pleased with the location on a hill and away from the main part of town. The views from the room... More

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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012 via mobile

I love this hotel! Its in a hill , from where you can have a nice view. We have stayed here before so we already knew it was a good choice. Staff is friendly, price is affordable, rooms are spacious and neat, theres a garage for guests' cars, wi fi in the rooms and in the lobby too, which is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2010

I always stay here with my kids. It's not your everyday modern hotel, the service is great, you can trust the staff. Staff goes out of their way to please. Breakfast is the only meal we ate there and it was pretty good. The city is just a few walking minutes away. Rooms are spacious, showers are nice and hot.... More

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northern illinois
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2009

The El Galpón is an excellent value for an extended stay in Riobamba. My husband and I stayed for about 10 days this year and in 2007. The location is in a residential neighborhood that is a pleasant hike from the Avenida. You'll get the feeling of being a local after doing that walk a few times and back! or... More

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Brooklyn, NY
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2006

I used to stay with my family in El Galpon when i was a kid (i am from originally from Ecuador.) The place is good enough for the price and the rooms are big with cable tv and good showers. The place does need a serious facelift and renovation and skip the breakfast which consists in coffee, bread and juice... More

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Address: Argentinos y Carlos Zambrano, Riobamba 593, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Chimborazo Province > Riobamba
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Ranked #12 of 13 hotels in Riobamba
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