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La Cigale

Hostelworld.com$24*
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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live here in Cuenca so 'La Cigale' is one of my favorite places to go in the city: Exquisite french-local cousine with vegetarian options, by the night good drinks and there know where the party is! Excellent service, the guys are very funny.

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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

My wife & I make sure we eat here once week. Round about 6.30pm is best as it gets busy every night of the week. Most other places nearby are sparse with customers. What does that tell you? The staff are very friendly, prompt & organised. The food is priced perfectly & you won't break the bank. We usually go...

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Reviewed April 5, 2017

This place is really close to the city center. Also it's a great deal for what you are getting. A big room at a great location. Hot water has to be turned on at the main desk 20 minutes before using, also it's a bit noisy if you just want to rest. However because Cuenca is a conservative city, almost...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay at la cigale good location near the main churches and landmarks lots of restaurants to choose from nearby including the on site one. Room was large and clean and very comfortable good shower and wifi only 4 stars as restaurant was noisy till 11 or 12 depending on day but very quiet once closed only 2...

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
Reviewed January 17, 2017

The hostel is located near the "Calle Larga" (long street) - Lots of noise, drunks on the streets, fights in bars and street ... but... if you have no problem with that I can tell you that the place is quite good. Second floor rooms are very good, I recommend you ask for those, not the ones in the back...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed January 4, 2017

This is a very nice hostel, clean, great people, hot water, wifi in rooms, great breakfast, central location. That being said, if you are expecting to hit the hay about 9:00 pm, you may not like the noise from the restaurant and bar downstairs. It was perfect for me to home base from and explore the town.

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant and bar is really very nice and is contributing a lot to the atmosphere of the place. Our room (n5) was in the back so we did not have too much problems with the noise of the restaurant (even when sleeping early). But isolation from other rooms (squeaking stairs, phone calls) and outside (church bells and dogs) is...

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed October 4, 2016

We spent nearly a week here and it was a great home base for seeing Cuenca and the surrounding area. The rooms are clean, but there isn't much to them. Basically just a bed and a bathroom. But since we didn't travel to Ecuador to hang out in our room, that was fine by us. Towels were available for a...

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere was great and the food in their restaurant was delicious. Breakfast on the small side. Room clean and okey. We had a good time and didn't have a problem with the noise (we were there on a weekend!). You can hear people having fun but not to loud or long. But surely not the place to go if...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

We have been very disappointed by this hostel. Most of the rooms are above the restaurant/cafe opened from 8am to 12pm and you can hear everything. Plus on our first night we had bed bugs in our room, they changed us room in the middle of the night but in the other room there was a horrible smell coming from...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Private and shared rooms that includes a good breakfast, private bathroom with constant hot water, good mattresses... It also includes wireless internet which stretches from our café, in which you can buy delicious and cheap food, from hummus and pita to savoury crepes to steak to nachos with guacamole. It turns into a bar at night, complete with happy hour, good music and a great atmosphere. This might have been a problem for sleeping, but no – the music gets shut off and everyone gets kicked out at somewhere at midnight. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Cigale

Address: Honorato Vasquez 7-80 y Luis Cordero, Cuenca 00593, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range: $12 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“If you want to sleep very soon, take a room until back.”
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“ask for the rooms behind the main desks and not the ones above the restaurant because it will be noisy!”
Ntbta, Apr 5, 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a private room. I can't speak to the quality of the dorms.”
910joshc, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
“While located on a street it is not a busy one but light sleepers try for room at rear”
Jnanayog, Feb 23, 2016 | Read review
“book a room upstairs and away from the reception area to avoid late night hilarities in the bar”
Tacklow, Feb 17, 2016 | Read review
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$24* /night
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