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Hostal Transilvania

16 de Diciembre y Oriente, Banos, Ecuador
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Ranked #14 of 41 Specialty Lodging in Banos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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 of 5 stars
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Cusco, Peru
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved Hostal Transilvania- they were fantastic. So friendly and informative, family run and rooms were standard. Great value for money and breakfasts included! Also a lovely common area outside, with a large selection of DVDs for those rainy days!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only the breakfest is good You cant stay outside your room whenever you want , even in the room near the reception you can stay only until some hour(like 00:30) The manager and his wife very unfriendly!! If you go for one night it's good, but more than a one night, does'nt worth it:)

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We don´t let people use the common areas after midnight, in order to keep it quiet so our guest can have a good night sleep, it is more than reasonable. More

Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance and I stayed at this hostel for 2 nights and have enjoyed our stay in there. Located near the church and restaurants/tour operators/market. We watched a very tense World Cup game here along with other backpackers staying in the hostel (we make it a point to come home early haha), it was really nice. The owners are very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good location, close to the center. Great breakfasts included. Good wifi also in the rooms + 3 guest computers. staff are very friendly and offer plenty of activities in the area. The price is really good, only 17 dollars for a couple in a private room, breakfast included.

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12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

First of all, we had some problems with one of agencys (ivagatours- they rent us an atv with a bad battery and didnt want to give us our money back) and they helped us alot since we dont speak spanish and they got us our money. Good shower, fare price, big variety of movies in the movie library, very warm... More

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Ramot meir, Israel
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed there during our stay in Banos. The hostel is not a hotel, and there are no rooms with double bed, but it worth the price! Every room have a privet bathroom, and it is clean and cozy. The breakfast is very good and is included in the price. The owners and the crew are very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is a cute family run hostel with really genuine owners who try to help you out a lot in Banos. It's a town with a gazillion places to stay and so much to do, and it can be overwhelming and hard to choose. This place is clean, laid back and centrally located and very cheap, with no frills but... More

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Baños, ecuador
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights in a private 2 bedroom with a private bath. The staff was very kind and let us leave our packs there when we went camping. There is a kitchen to use and yummy breakfast is included. Very comfortable, we would stay again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

It's a hostal so you can expect the basics, loud 20 year olds, and uncomfortable beds. What we didn't expect was to not have water to shower or brush our teeth. When we asked the front desk why there was no water. There was response was all of Banos' water would be out for the next hour. Big fat lie!... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

We spent four nights here, and were taken in without a reservation. The staff were helpful, the breakfast was tasty, and there were a few different areas downstairs to hang out in. It didn't feel very social though. Our twin room with private bathroom was great as we both got sick, and the tv was very much appreciated. The school... More

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Address: 16 de Diciembre y Oriente, Banos, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Banos
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