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El Crater Hotel

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Travelers' Choice 2018 Winner
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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
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Breakfast included
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Mountain View
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Full view
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Mariscal Sucre Airport13 mi
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

My partner and I had to book an extra night in Quito at the last minute because of an issue with the airline, and we chose this hotel because it seemed like staying near a crater would be a good way to turn the disaster...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed October 1, 2018

 Facilities: 4/5 stars. The setting was spectacular with large view windows; the sitting area looked over the Quito valley with the nighttime lights sparkling. The bed/bedroom had a large view window overlooking the crater and houses far below. Absolutely stunning! The furnishings were very...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

I've been living for 2 days in this wonderful place. The landscape is wonderful, a place that gives you positive energy. The mornings...will be yours :) We stayed in room 408, overlooking the Pululahua Geobotanical Reserve. The food was tasty, very helpful and guiding staff....More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank TudorCristianEne
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Ate lunch here. Super food and service. Hotel and restaurant are Perched high on edge of volcano. Amazing views above the clouds of volcanic crater. Potato soup and fried pork dishes were very delicious.

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Booking.com and others rate this hotel very well...however our experience left much to be desired. Apparently the day we arrived the hotel was completely booked up bc of carnival. Mind you, we booked our rooms a month ahead. Without any explanation, except for condescendingly commenting...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank Die_Weltenbummler01
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Aaron B
November 7, 2016|
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Response from Peter_01039 | Reviewed this property |
Aaron, as we learned in visiting Ecuador recently, there are no seasons on the Equator. As such, there is no wintertime. Many, if not most, hotels in Ecuador do not have heat in the rooms. At El Crater, our room had two... More
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Mary A
September 5, 2016|
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Hi Mary, The drive is around one hour from the airport. I arranged with El Crater to have one of their staff pick me up and drop me off again at the airport. They only charged me $35USD for each trip. Considering my very... More
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January 14, 2015|
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Dear costumer: All of the activities mentioned are available at our hotel. there is the crater which invites hiking and horse back riding. moreover, Mindo, which is a rain forest tourist resort full of activities and... More
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"Get one of the rooms that have the bed-front window overlooking the crater. Some of them have the crater..."
F7318CPchristopherl
Oct 7, 2018
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"Second floor rooms have best views"
2bajadreamers
Oct 1, 2018
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"as high as possible"
TudorCristianEne
Jun 28, 2018
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"request a room with double view"
RaquelH607
Nov 6, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
$91 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
EcuadorPichincha ProvinceQuito
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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