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Hotel Dona Esther

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great pizza”(3 reviews)
“wood oven”(2 reviews)
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All reviewsgreat pizzawood ovencentral courtyardan excellent restaurantcolonial stylepretty courtyardon site restaurantwithin easy walking distancethird floorloved this hotelenjoyed our stayshort walkperfect locationstayed for nightsrooms are smalllovely hotelbeds were comfortable
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Back again at this "hostal". Staff is still very friendly and you can ask them everything. They do what they can to help to accomedate you. There have been some small changes like better closets in the rooms and better internet. But it is still...More

Thank berrypeggybod
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in this cozy hostal. The place has a true feeling of Otavalo with clean, comfortable, basic rooms and an excellent restaurant. The staff are exceptional. The location allows you to walk everywhere in Otavalo including the 3 plus markets. It...More

Thank caughlins
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Stayed here in April with my son. I had been to Ecuador 20 years ago and I wanted my teenage son to know the area that I loved so much. Dona Esther did not disappoint while we were there. Staff was very accommodating and helpful...More

Thank tericksen12
Reviewed February 13, 2018

I spent four nights at Dona Esther and was more than pleased with everything. The hostal was accommodating of my super late arrival, even providing a car service to transport me from the Quito Airport to their hotel. The staff was extremely helpful and provided...More

Thank elmadaeu
Reviewed November 23, 2017

We stayed here 3 nights in November and loved this hotel. Our room was simple but very attractive, comfortable and clean. We had a little sitting area on the balcony outside our room where we could see down to the pretty courtyard and up to...More

Thank linawood
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$57 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$57 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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mariteth
May 14, 2015|
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Response from WendyOtavalo_Ecuador | Property representative |
Hello! The apartment does sleep 2 adults and two children ( on sleeping couch). If you can tellme dates i can see if i have availibility for the rooms needed. Airport pickup for one car, 4 people, is $ 55. Let me know. Best... More
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Cheryl N
April 29, 2015|
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Response from WendyOtavalo_Ecuador | Property representative |
Hi Cheryl, I guess you just made a booking in our hotel for a twin room? By far the best choice, since the apartment has a matrimonial bedroom and besides that, is high up the stairs. We will give you a twin room on the... More
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"Walking distance from everything; familiar"
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"I would guess any of the rooms here would be good, perhaps quieter at the back."
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"Rooms in the back avoid street noise. You will always have barking dogs."
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"Bring ear plugs for a great night's sleep."
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