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Budapest, Hungary
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We had a reservation for one night. Days before our arrival, we received an e-mail stating they would like our arrival time as they do not have staff on the premises. We informed the woman writing, we would arrive at 4pm. At 3:50pm, we were ringing the bell. There was no answer. The windows all had closed shutters and there... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

I guess Casa Naranja isn't what it used to be from what I read in reviews they used to serve breakfast, that's no longer happening. The owner speaks no English. And the place has a funky smell and a lock that can easily be broken into. I couldn't leave for such long durations cuz I felt my valuables would get... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

La casa naranja was a great place to stay and exactly what we needed being in Cuenca. the Senora looked after us, serving breakfast at the time we wanted. She has shown us the lovely fashion of alpaca wool that she designs. The room was simple but stylish and every room has a different style. The house is situated in... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We started out on the wrong foot because Expedia had not sent our reservation so only by luck was the room with the private bath available. I say by luck or maybe not because although the building is beautiful and decorated tastefully it is also very chilly so I think that some heaters would come in handy. The breakfast could... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My husband and I spent three nights here in March. We found the rooms to be spacious and very clean, with great beds and pillows, and lovely linen. The owner was lovely, suggesting restaurants and places to see. She got up super early to make us breakfast. All in all we found the hotel to be quite nice, but as... More 

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014 via mobile

The building is very old but also very lovely and beautiful. Breakfast was ok and rooms were clean and quiet but cold. The location is good. Service or tips were hard to get because the owner was there only during the breakfast. We found the owner a little strange and she also tried To change the conditions of our booking... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

For the price, you can do much better in Cuenca. The owner speaks almost no English and is not very friendly. Rooms are tiny and there is no sound insulation so you will hear everything around you. There is a moldy smell and the ceiling leaks when it rains. Although the location is good, the neighborhood gets sketchy at night... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

We booked 3 rooms for 3 nights, as we were travelling with two other couples. There is no doubt the building is lovely, authentic colonial, and minimal interior design doesn't detract. But we found it cold and less than welcoming to come back to at night - lamps not working, and no comfortable common space to sit in. Hot water... More 

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Keeseville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

"A Casa Naranja" exceeds my expectations each time I visit Cuenca, Ecuador. Besides a discrete metal sign outside, Naranja is invisible from the street. This makes for quite the pleasant surprise when you enter the hostel to find beautiful high ceilings, tasteful decorations, and utterly fabulous staff. Each room in the Naranja is unique and fun. If you are traveling... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The home is absolutely beautiful but large and empty. We were the only guests our entire stay. The seneora who owns the home lives on the top floor and will call down to you from the balcony if she needs to say something. An example would be our room was supposed to come with breakfast and she yelled down one... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The casa naranja is a friendly, arty colonial house located in the heart of Cuenca and is 300m from the main plaza.We have private rooms surrounded by two attractive and quaint indoor patios surrounded by interior balconies in a quiet and beautiful two-storey house.The lodging features full kitchen facilities, very comfortable mattresses, hot water 24 hours a day, luggage safe and motorcycle and bicycle storage.Discounts are available for longer stays.Each room is individually designed and decorated, with appealing blends of traditional furnishing so that your stay will be very comfortable. We offer clean and tidy rooms when new guests arrive.For environmental reasons, we prefer not to change sheets and clean rooms on a daily basis. However, rooms can be cleaned and sheets changed on a daily basis should you wish for free upon request.Admission schedule is weekdays: 9:30 am to 8:30 pm. Please Specify arrival time to waiting for youWeekends and holidays please specify arrival time (between 6:00 am and 9:00 pm) ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Casa Naranja

Address: La mar 10 38 y Padre Aguirre, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range: $15 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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