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El Crater Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful heated room, great bed with a small living room and terrace to enjoy the view of the crater, very clean. Service is a little slow but good nevertheless. The surroundings are beautiful too...

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Relaxing Property, Helpful friendly Staff, Clean Rooms, Incomparable View (definitely pay the extra 15$ for the Top Floor - You Won't Regret it!). Easy access to trail head to walk down into Pululahua Crater...Incredible place to relax, Hike and enjoy nature. Excellent food in the Restaurant As Well. Did Not want to Leave. Best Hotel ever!

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Stevenson, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

The creator of the sun restaurant and hotel is a great place to stay or have lunch or dinner. The view is spectacular on a clear day overlooking the massive creator. Casual dining is acceptable for lunch and dinner. The restaurant has a full bar to compliment meals. Lamas are in use for bickers etc.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

I cannot speak too highly of my stay at El Crater. From the accommodation (more like a villa than a hotel), to the restaurant to the staff and the scenery, it was a total joy to stay here. They were extremely helpful with a high focus on their customer service. The food at their restaurant was delicious and the views... More 

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Hacienda Heights, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

This place has beautiful views of the valleys below and the surrounding mountains. The rooms on the upper floors have big windows by the bed and sitting area to enjoy the nature. It is very quiet at all times except for the chirping of the birds , the whistling of the wind and sound of rain. The staff is friendly... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

Great place to stop for lunch after a fun trip at the equator. This restaurant overlooks the crater. Beautiful views and great food. The clouds would roll in and out making for a beautiful view during lunch.

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elcrater, Public Relations Manager at El Crater Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Maria for your nices comments, Hope to see you soon at El Cráter. Best regards! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

The pictures of the room views on this site do not do the hotel justice. The views are amazing and every morning has a spectacular view into the crater. The afternoon fog comes rolling in like clockwork every day giving guests a respite from the equatorial sun. Every morning, you receive a complimentary breakfast of a fruit plate, eggs, tea... More 

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elcrater, Public Relations Manager at El Crater Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Jeff for your wide and nice comments, We are really happy for you having a nice experience with us. Hopefully you will visit us soon again! Best regards! More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

El Crater exceeded our expectations in every way. This hotel offers upscale accommodations with comfortable spacious rooms, fantastic mountaintop views, and a terrific restaurant. A real class place at the top of the world. Highly recommend!

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elcrater, Public Relations Manager at El Crater Hotel, responded to this review

We are glad to hear you had such great experience with us, thank you!! Hopefully you will visit us soon! Best regards! More 

Whitchurch-Stouffville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Great views, huge nicely appointed rooms, amazing food, clean and super quiet. Very attentive staff. Perfect location to 'Centre of the Earth' . Too long a drive to Cotachachi leather market and too far a drive to Quito early morning flight.

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elcrater, Public Relations Manager at El Crater Hotel, responded to this review

We are glad to hear you had such great experience with us. Thank you for your nice words and comments. Hopefully you will visit us soon! Best regards! More 

Norcross, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

A gorgeous, well appointed hotel. If you're going from Quito to Mindo or touring Mitad del Mundo, I'd highly recommend you stay here for a night of gorgeous views and pampering. The beds are so comfortable stacked high with warm blankets. Each room as a sitting room which is perfect for cuddling up with a book and bottle of wine.... More 

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elcrater, Public Relations Manager at El Crater Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Joyous for your nice comments, We are really happy for you having a nice experience with us. Hopefully you will visit us soon again! Best regards! More 

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Additional Information about El Crater Hotel

Address: Mirador de Pichincha, Quito EC170150, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range: $94 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — El Crater Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#9 Spa Hotel in Quito
#17 Romantic Hotel in Quito
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