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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The owner Roberto is amazing. He is super friendly and always available for tips and any advice. The kitchen is on the rooftop and you have a really nice view. It's not in the center of Otavalo, but at the same time very nice because it's pretty quiet. We had a great stay - especially thanks to Roberto!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice hostal in a nice town, but made great by the fantastic welcome we received from the owner Roberto! Probably the friendliest hostel i've ever stayed in, he gave us so much information and made us feel very welcome. Also an excellent location near to town.

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St. Neots, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Roberto was very helpful and informative. Great map of town and surrounds with plenty to do. There is much, much more to do than the weekly market - we extended our stay. Clean room, spacious. Great views of volcanoes from roof terrace, Good, well stocked kitchen. Clean bathroom.

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Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

I never felt so welcomed in the last 3 weeks during my travel in Ecuador. The hostal is not directly in the City centre but just 5-8min to the main plaza. The owner is super nice and he took a lot of time to give all the Information you will need for your stay. The room was really nice as...

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Mainz, Germany
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Jumping out of the taxi my small backpack was disappeared out of the (not properly closed by the taxi driver) trunk. It contained passport, credit cards and cell phone. Roberto was my luck. I was totally shocked and out of my mind. He offered me tea, gave me his laptop and when my friend accidentally called my missing cellphone and...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I spend three nights in Otavalo and had a very nice time at the Hostal Chasqui. The owner Roberto is super friendly and gives very good advice for visiting the city, its markets on Saturday and places nearby. The rooms are basic but clean. Wifi is good. No breakfast, but nice panaderias just down the road and the kitchen is...

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed July 12, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Hostal Chasqui in Otavalo. The proprietor, Roberto, made us feel right at home. He gave us lots of information on the town, including referrals for great places to eat; he also gave us inside information on the Inti Raymi Festival. The room was fantastic, with a nice view of the surrounding volcanoes. We’re going...

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Jacksonville
Reviewed May 2, 2016

We stayed here 2 different nights in 2 different rooms during our exploration of the area. Walking downtown is only about 4 blocks to the Plaza Grande, the Mercado is a couple of blocks further. The location is quiet and central. No breakfast is available, but the short walk will do you well. Roberto, Milton, and Brian were the managers...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 6, 2015

I stayed in Hostal Chasqui for one night in a private single room. The softly-spoken man who worked there was absolutely lovely, welcoming, and gave me so much information about the town when I arrived. He was also great for accommodating me when I realised I had made the booking for the wrong day. The room itself was cute, comfortable...

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Canton of Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed July 10, 2015

It's a cute hostel perfect if you want to have a peaceful vacations... the area is not in downtown but closed enough! I liked the owners Milton a friendly guy!! he provided us a map telling us what we can do, where we can go and how much we would spend! Prices are convinient if you are on budget!! you...

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Additional Information about Hostal Chasqui

Address: Piedrahita 141, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Imbabura Province > Otavalo
Price Range: $21 - $34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“No elevators, but top floors have city & mountain views.”
 of 5 bubbles 693DANIELC, May 2, 2016 | Read review
“on the third floor, nice view”
 of 5 bubbles 272may123, Jul 10, 2015 | Read review
“Great wifi”
 of 5 bubbles 532xaviers, Jun 30, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for guidance.”
 of 5 bubbles 899grahamd, Apr 21, 2015 | Read review
“Ask if they have a courtyard room open. Also, the wifi have different names so make sure you sign in for at least two or you might have trouble getting good wifi everywhere.”
 of 5 bubbles SoloMe-oTraveler, Mar 1, 2014 | Read review
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