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Hosteria Izhcayluma

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Situated in the Valley of Longevity in Vilcabamba, Ecuador, this unique hotel invites you to get away from stress and just relax. Its ideal location is a great starting point for the many activities that the valley and surrounding areas have to offer to tourists. Our accommodations range from dormitories to private rooms and even private cabins- tucked away in the many lush flower gardens.
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The Hosteria is a beautiful, relaxing lodge, on the hillside, overlooking the town of Vilcabamba. The cabins are very comfortable, and the restaurant offers great food at reasonable prices, with artesanal German beer, and WiFi! The swimming pool was a sweet treat after a hot day
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I absolutely fell in love with Izhcayluma. Would highly recommend this place to ANYONE. Whether you are a budget traveler or like luxury places, this has something for everyone. The dorms rooms were quiet, clean, secure, and overall just so comfortable. The yoga teachers here
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Ishcayluma is a special spot that you would have a hard time finding a match for. It is situated in the Secret Valley of Ecuador. The sign that greets you when you enter the grounds says “You are now entering a stress free zone’. So true! Yoga is offered at 7:30 every
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I love this place-- have been to Vilca numerous times, having stayed at other properties-- and would never stay anywhere but the Izhca in the future. Everything about it is inspiring: the free yoga every morning (and other yoga options, too), the other travelers you will meet,
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I visited Izhcayluma in November and it was absolutely a very pleasant stay. The combination of yoga, the beautiful view and the trekking is great. It is really a very beautiful environment at the Hostería with many relaxing spots, a pool and hammocks overlooking the mountains.
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Is there a communal kitchen that can be used by guests?
Not that we saw. They have full service restaurants three meals a day.
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Is there a communal kitchen that can be used by guests?
The only kitchen is used by the hostel staff, but in front of its hostel there are some little houses for monthly or weekly rent and include your own kitchen and living room. You can ask about it to Izchaylumas staff.
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I agree. There is a similar eco lodge at the other end of town if Izh is full.
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Disculpen la demora. Ni sabia que se puede escribir mensajes en tripadvisor. Para darles el mejor precio posible, Hosteria Izhcayluma se decidio de no ser parte de ninguna pagina web como "booking" "expedia", "despegar", etc. para hacer reservaciones. Estas paginas cobran un alto porcentaje de comision y los hotels lo cargan al final a sus huespedes. RESERVACIONES por favor solamente y directamente con nuestra pagina web propia. Muchos saludos desde Vilcabamba Peter Schramm Gerente propietario Hosteria Izhcayluma
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"Get a private cabin if you can! They're so fine."
"The rooms are in well appointed cabins with spectacular views."
"the cabanas we had 14,15 and 16 all had lovely views."
"Single room/shower was $29US/night. this is quality for not much money. German owners."
"Stay in one of the cabins"
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LOCATION
EcuadorLoja ProvinceVilcabamba
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