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    Alvanos Hostal

    Honorato Vasquez 566 | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 593, Ecuador
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    • Average24%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible2%
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    “private room” (4 reviews)
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    “edgar” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 20 reviews

    Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is situated right in the center of the historic old town of Cuenca. The wifi works great, the showers are hot, the rooms are clean, and you can't beat the price for a private room- believe me, we tried. Edgar and his family...More

    Thank Carlos I
    Reviewed July 24, 2016

    For the most part I liked this hostel, it's affordable and clean. However, the affordability comes at a cost. The hot water is either scalding or freezing, and changes at least 5 times per shower. The rooms on the street are loud and even after...More

    1  Thank Phoebe R
    Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

    We have stayed 3 nights. Clean rooms, and very polite owner. The hot water is little bit varying Owner helped us after we have been robbed. We liked the inner atrium. totally reccomend! Very good position from center and the rest of small stteets

    Thank Honza_K2013
    Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

    We saw this hostel in the LonelyPlanet guide and we are happy to slept here. Room is enough and clean. The living place is welcome and you can enjoy your reste. Having acces to the kitchen is also nice in this hostel. We recommand it

    Thank Fabien D
    Reviewed March 23, 2016

    Stayed here 3 times over a two month period. Big, well equipped communal kitchen. Very large old spanish colonial style rooms with high ceilings. Clean place, although a bit run down in a charming way. Showers alternate hot and cold water, but for the price...More

    Thank jon h
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • $8 - $10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Azuay Province >
    • Cuenca
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    "Get a room without Windows to the street if you want to sleep well, and confirm the price is $9/person/night..."
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    "three rooms have windows that open onto the street and they get great light"
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    "Room #4 has a window, 2 big beeds and is spacious."
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    "Go across the road to Hostel de la Rosario."
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