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Calle Ambato | El Campamento de los Pinos, Banos 0059, Ecuador
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Magic Stone in Banos. Ove and Aase are magical hosts. They accommodated our family of four in the Red Room. The rate was very reasonable and Aase made us excellent breakfasts each morning and even arranged for our taxi pickup on our departure day. We would love to stay there again on our next trip... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

After three days at Magic Stone, we did not want to leave. The hosts are fantastic and do everything in their power to make you feel at home. The rooms are spotless and comfortable. But the best thing is the breakfast. Everything is homemade and the quality of the food is superb. Order everything you crave for, pluss a bit.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed three nights at Magic Stone and it was great. It is literally 5 minutes walk from the center of Banos- a safe walk also at night. It is clean, spacious, quiet, cute and I felt very safe. It is also in the safe part of town from the volcano :-) The breakfast is the best. Everything is home... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed in Magic Stone for 2 nights. The B&B was a real relief after having stayed in several hostels around the Quilotoa loop and in Latacunga. The Danish couple who owns the place is lovely and they make great breakfast (all own made!). Amazing bread, pancakes, jam and fresh fruit, served in the living room with views over Banos!... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We arrived by taxi from the bus station and were welcomed by the charming Danish hosts Ove and Aase. Getting acquainted with them was a large part of why this is a magical place. The property sits on a small hill overlooking town. It is a short and safe 5 min walk to town. The rooms are spacious and very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Am absolutely pleased I booked this place. I was worried they wouldn't have availability. We arrived late on the day but the owner came out to greet us. We felt bad as it was late but he immediately made us feel welcomed. Immediately I was so pleased at the size of the room, bedding, toilet, décor- it looked and felt... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This is one of the best stays i have ever had during my travel through southamerica. I'm still missing the amazing breakfast with selfmade whole grain bread, selfmade jam, a wonderful cheeseplate and all the things you miss whilst travelling. The house is a place to feel home in the moment you enter it. You will have breakfast in the... More

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Cayambe, Ecuador
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Friends did us a favor and recommended Magic Stone. The owners were very friendly, great hospitality and a wonderful breakfast where we could select from several items. We ordered all of it, did so the next day too. Definitely will stay with Ove and Aase again when we are in Banos. Ron & Donna Carlson

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

From the moment we arrived the owners Aase and Ove made us feel very welcome and they are very warm and lovely people. The room was great, very spacious and comfortable and good value for money. Breakfast was also nice with lovely home made bread and the best eggs we have had in 6 weeks travelling. We were also given... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at the Magic Stone and loved it! We had some rainy weather while we were in Banos and didn't get to do what we had planned to see/do, but we know we want to come for another trip to stay in the oasis of calm that Aase and Ove have created here. Banos centre is quite... More

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Address: Calle Ambato | El Campamento de los Pinos, Banos 0059, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Banos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2

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