We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jardin Escondido

Sucre & Agua de Hierro, Vilcabamba 110161, Ecuador
Lowest prices for your stay
12/24/2017 12/25/2017
Are these your travel dates?
TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
Traveler (15)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (6)
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“main plaza” (4 reviews)
“half block” (2 reviews)
“swimming pool” (4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
Write a ReviewReviews (56)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 5 of 39 reviews

Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is a small hostel with a small eating area and a swimming pool on the upper level for guests. The food and service was good. We were there at night so I don't know how the pool area looks during the day.

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

A great hostel with a beautiful garden, a nice and cheap resturant, really friendly people and big rooms. Sadly they don't have a kitchen for common use. But it's still a great place to stay, it's really quite even if it's one block away from...More

Thank LouFrey
Reviewed November 15, 2016

This place looked inviting but two nights later we were left with bed bug bites. Additionally we did not find the bathroom clean. It could do with a good scrub. The bed sheets were very thin and could do with being tossed out and replaced....More

Thank Monica J
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at Jardin Escondido Hostel. Great staff, facilities and food! The hostel itself and Vilcabamba have a lot to offer. There is plenty of activities you can choose from. In case you are interested in a special retreat ask Marco the...More

Thank Marco B
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights, the owner was very nice at the beginning but the rest of our stay couldn't hide her antipathy for us (I don't know why), although the other staff members were really kind and helpful. The price includes breakfast, you get...More

Thank Rita Y
Madre Tierra Resort & Spa
279 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Vilcabamba
Zamorano Real Hotel
51 reviews
#3 of 14 hotels in Loja
Grand Victoria Boutique Hotel
61 reviews
#4 of 14 hotels in Loja
Hotel Podocarpus
47 reviews
#6 of 14 hotels in Loja
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Price range
  • $26 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 14
  • Reservation Options
  • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Jardin Escondido reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
  • Location
  • Ecuador >
  • Loja Province >
  • Vilcabamba
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (15)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Bathroom (4)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jardin Escondido staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"There isn't a bad room!"
Read review
"I think all the rooms are of good standard, and would have been happy to stay in any of them. Excellent hot..."
Read review
"Best wi-fi upstairs in room 12"
Read review
"Choose another hotel."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing