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Santa Barbara Hosteria

Av Loja y Sucre | Oficina Cuenca: Miguel Cordero 1-104 y Paucarbamba, Gualaceo, Ecuador
Santa Barbara Hosteria
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Cuenca, Ecuador
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Santa Barbara is the perfect getaway retreat! We spent two days there for my birthday and what an amazing place. It's only 40 minutes from Cuenca by bus, but it seems like world's away with its magnificent palm-tree lined entrance, enchanting pools and gardens, spa, and five-star restaurant. The staff went out of their way to make our visit a... More 

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Estimado, reciba un fuerte y cordial saludo por parte del equipo que conforma Santa Barbara Hostería, estamos realmente complacidos de... More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This resort is a beautiful, peaceful place for families and anyone that wants to experience the beautiful landscapes from Ecuador. Just 40 minutos from Cuenca, this place offers a lot. Beautiful rooms, great food, nice atmosphere. Great for kids, as it has lots to do! I recommend it to anyone that want a bit of nature in Ecuador.

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Estimada Jhoanna, Nos sentimos complacidos al saber que su estadía en nuestras instalaciones fue de su agrado, esperamos su visita... More 

Cuenca, Ecuador
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Although we live in the beautiful city of Cuenca, we love to run away to Santa Barbara Hosteria. This was our 2nd trip. Between the gorgeous mountains, the exquisite property, and the excellent service, we consider it to be a 'nugget of gold' hidden in the small city of Gualaceo. If there is anything that you need, the staff will... More 

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Estimada Judith, Agradecemos su comentario, saber lo que piensa de Santa Barbara Hostería nos motiva a seguir creciendo y a... More 

Chicago, Illinois, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The food at Santa Barbara was excellent, the views are incredible and the property is very well maintained. This really is a beautiful resort for weddings, anniversary or birthday parties. Santa Barbara is located in Gualaceo (45 minutes northeast of Cuenca) and unfortunately for us we could not spend more than a few hours on the property so we didn't... More 

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Estimado Tom, Estamos realmente satisfechos de que Santa Barbara Hostería haya sido de se agrado, ya que nuestro mas grande... More 

Quito, Ecuador
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We wanted to find a kid-friendly, relaxing spot to stay near Cuenca over the holidays and discovered Santa Barbara. What a wonderful find! Location: Gorgeous. The hosteria is located in a lovely valley just 45 minutes from Cuenca. Rooms: Spotless. There are some nice cabañas for families. Service: Above and beyond. Some of my family members were sick during our... More 

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Estimado Andrein, Nos sentimos entusiasmados al saber que su estadía en nuestras instalaciones fue muy agradable para usted y su... More 

Cuenca, Ecuador
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Recently attended a Ecuadorian wedding ceremony& reception at the Santa Barbara Hosteria including an overnight stay. What a fabulous resort, tennis, swimming, great comfortable rooms -most with a full jacuzzi. Food was excellent, service at wedding reception was great, our room attendant was readily available. I would highly recommend this place for a 'weekend getaway'!

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Romeo M, Gerente at Santa Barbara Hosteria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time and putting up a comment. We are glad to hear from guest that enjoy all our attractions and even more the ones that enjoy our service. I would like to let ou know that know we have horse and ATV riding. Once again thank you for the comment and we hope to... More 

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