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3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Panamericana sur km 26 | Cotopaxi Area, Machachi 34999, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Papagayo. Beautiful location with mountain views, the hosteria is a good place for relaxing, horse riding, climbing Cotopaxi and more. The staff are great people. The food was delicious. The rooms are beautiful and very comfortable, and there's also a fun jacuzzi(: I truly recommend this place, one of the best in South America!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

There is a very popular MTB race that takes place in PapaGayo, so this was the second year we stayed here before the race. Last year we took the last room available, which was pretty small, cold and far away from the main building. It got pretty noisy in the morning, when the race organizers arrived. This year we stayed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed 3 nights and it was one of the best we had in Ecuador. The room is spacious and include all amenities. Breakfast is the best we had and other meals were of high quality. It has a nice jaccuzi, wifi and heating in the room. The hosteria is a farm with nice garden and various animals.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The hosteria is situated just 50 min drive south of Quito on the PanAmerican road .the place is wellcoming & nice but we realy didnt like to find out that the kitchen is close to dinner after 19:30 . The room was o.k. & clean but the bed was not satisfying. The bathroom was really poor with no window or... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I spent a total of 6 nights at the wonderful Hosteria Papagayo as part of an acclimatisation program. It's a terrific base for tackling volcanoes within an hour's drive of the most popular climbs. Exceptional food and drink at every meal, great WiFi and fantastic service. Nothing is too much trouble - I cannot praise Luis, Raoul and the team... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I spent one night at Hosteria Papagayo. It was booked as the part of the 2-days tour to Cotopaxi and Quilatoa. The place is so lovely. There is a small "zoo" with animals, children must adore it. Lovely garden, where you can read a book or just relax after you hiking or horseback riding tours. The breakfast is included and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This delightful inn is situated just of the PanAmerican Highway about an hour drive from Quito. There is short access along cobbled and uneven road but despite close proximity to the busy road the place is an oasis of tranquillity. The welcome starts on arrival with tea and chocolate cake served at check-in. The hacienda once belonged to the family... More

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights and really the staff is very helpful and made yr stay comfortable and great. The food is delicious and the rooms are perfect. We stayed at Giralda is really great for friends or family vacations. Also the WIFI connection was awesome

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

I stayed there 2 nights, it was a marvellous time. the place is calm, the staff very friendly and obliging! a place to enjoy life outside the cities and as well perfect to acclimatize for cotopaxi. from there it is very near to climb the vulcano. you will love it:-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

PapaGayo gets 5 stars from us for a first class experience!! Having travelled as backpackers in Peru, Bolivia & Ecuador this is by far the best service we have ever had.  Luis and the team met us at the door, provided a complimentary drink (the first of a few) and endeavour to identify your needs & requirements.  We ordered food... More

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Address: Panamericana sur km 26 | Cotopaxi Area, Machachi 34999, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Machachi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hosteria-PapaGayo 3*
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Also Known As:
Hostería Papagayo Cotopaxi
Hosteria-PapaGayo Ecuador/Machachi

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This colonial hosteria accommodation near the volcano Cotopaxi does not only offer magnificent views of the untouched countryside, but also gives you the possibility to experience the culture of the Andes local communities. Whether you just want to relax or to explore the landscape actively, our Hosteria is the best place to start. At the altitude of 3200m you can comfortably acclimatize and prepare yourself for the climbing of Cotopaxi, Ilinizas o Chimborazo. ... more   less 
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