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Hostal Macondo

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Overview
Tarqui 11-64 entre Mariscal Lamar y Gaspar Sangurima, Cuenca 010150 Ecuador See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
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All reviews juice plenty of water pressure wonderful place to relax small kitchenette beautiful garden converted mansion laundry service colonial charm other guests upper floor included breakfast is late at night parque calderon each morning central location courtyard franz
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in Cuenca last Friday and checked in to Hostal Macondo expecting it to be a two nite visit. But the central location and lovely staff captivated us and we stayed for four nites, just checking out yesterday. From the street, you may not...More

Thank BetsyD22
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is a hotel in an old converted mansion, with some rooms (not ours) having shared bathrooms. It is quite charming with a beautiful and flowery inner courtroom. The 24-hour staff is very helpful. The breakfast is fine. Be sure to request a room with...More

1  Thank RamoNewYork
Response from Jenny V, Manager at Hostal MacondoResponded May 21, 2018

Dear guest thanks so much for your comments I’m glad you like the change from a sheared bathroom to a suite we hope to have you back soon .

Reviewed April 29, 2018

Beautiful decor, welcoming staff, very rustic chic and a quiet haven from the hustle and bustle of Cuenca! Good breakfast included in the room rate. The hotel property has a certain colonial era charm to it, which differentiates it from any other regular stay in...More

Thank vanessagao428
Response from Jenny V, Manager at Hostal MacondoResponded May 22, 2018

Dear, Vanessagao428. Thank you for write your opinion, we really appreciate your kind words. Macondo always is looking for giving the best service. We invite you to visit us in your next trip to Ecuador. Best wishes.

Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for several weeks and loved everything about Macondo. The staff always go above and beyond to make sure your needs are met. The rooms have lots of colonial charm and the gardens are a so beautiful. I would definitely stay at Macondo...More

2  Thank Danielle D
Response from Jenny V, Front Office Manager at Hostal MacondoResponded February 5, 2018

thank you for your comment, we are very proud of our staff and we are here for you. we hope that you visit us again. Best Wishes

Reviewed January 11, 2018

My girlfriend and I stayed here for 6 weeks and loved every second of it. The staff is very friendly and do everything they can to cater to your needs. Our room had all the amenities you would expect at a first-class hotel. There is...More

1  Thank Josh Y
Response from Jenny V, General Manager at Hostal MacondoResponded January 13, 2018

Thanks a lot we hope have you back soon.

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About
Description
Lovely downtown hotel built around a beautiful garden. A very peaceful place in the heart of colonial Cuenca offering --travel and tour assistance --free breakfast --luggage storage --free maps --lending library More --wheel chair rooms --24 hour check-in --plenty of hot water --kitchen use after 1PM Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$23 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostal Macondo Cuenca
,
Hostal Macondo Hotel Cuenca
Location
Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$23 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostal Macondo Cuenca
,
Hostal Macondo Hotel Cuenca
Location
Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
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Traveler (43)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (16)
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J4259JKandreal
January 6, 2018|
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Response from bryjak | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know their policy on the size of dogs. Send an email. I'm sure they will respond.
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EsmeRose3
September 21, 2016|
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Response from Jenny V | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
What kind of dog is? Please welcome to write to our email hostalmacondo@gmail.con
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Room Tips
"No need to have a car, everything is within walking distance"
BetsyD22
2 weeks ago
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"view, quality, breakfast"
vanessagao428
Apr 29, 2018
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"When you make a reservation, let them know what you are looking for and they will give you good suggestions."
Irene-Torres
Sep 6, 2017
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"Ask for a room at the back, behind the garden: even better!"
319mariepierreb
Apr 20, 2017
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