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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Amazing! Excellent place! If you want to have a romantic getaway at third of the price of Europe, this is the place. The views are to die for. And the service is just wonderful. We couldn't ask for more. Request suite 5 "Estelita" and dont miss the paragliding experience.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2016

I'm going to be brutally honest...La Estelita is hard to find, hard to get to and hard to navigate. BUT...if you do make the effort, you will be so glad you did. First of all, the hotel is perched high on a mountain top and the road to get to it is not the easiest to navigate as it is... More 

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Reviewed August 17, 2016

The rest of La Estelita was average. The road up to the hotel is unmade and very bumpy. No one to greet us as we arrived early. Not made to feel very welcome when someone did arrive. The whole feeling of the place was that no-one really cared - all rather unprofessional. I had asked a couple of weeks before... More 

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Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

A great place to relax with great views of Ibarra and the mountains. Location: Nested in the mountains. 5Km via Yuracrucito. There are 3 ways to access the place: own car, taxi, or bus. Own car: your smart phone and use any traffic app. [I used Waze and uploaded the route from a place with wifi ] Taxi: from Ibarra... More 

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Thank SARAGUEV
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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Everything was amazing. Beautiful views, beautiful rooms, amazing food, friendly staff. And what must be the best shower in the entire country. I can't recommend this place enough. The picture is the view from my room at night.

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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time with our family, the hotel is beautiful and have friendly staff. We arrived in the afternoon and the check in process was fast. In the night we all went to have dinner on the hotel restaurant and WOW!!!, we got delicious food and awesome drinks. Next morning we went for a family walk and in... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed April 30, 2016

Amazing view but make sure to have your map with you so you can find it. Very clean, friendly staff as well. There is a big dog roaming around, he is nice and very polite though. I love the pool! The food is very good, and breakfast was great. Only thing is accessibility, you'll definitely need a car to drive... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed April 11, 2016

I was looking for a peaceful place surrounded by nature to escape the city and get together with my family to celebrate my birthday, La Estelita was the perfect choice. It is a charming hotel in the top of a hill with a superb view of the city of Ibarra, lake Yahuarcocha and the Imbabura volcano. Imabura is a magical... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed February 12, 2016

Beautiful hotel in great relaxing location. Great staff that are very friendly and accommodating. Rooms are very neat and clean. Food at restaurant was very good. Its a perfect stop if visiting Otavalo or crossing the boarder to Colombia.

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Thank 112ange
Quito, Ecuador
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at La Estelita during Carnival holidays. Breathtaking views along the way up despite the poor road conditions. Views from the rooms are also stunning! At night we had to take additional blankets because it was freezing. Even though we turned the shower on and waited for the water to get hot, we didn't get enough of it. Food... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about La Estelita

Address: Km. 5 Via Yuracrucito, a 3 Km. del Arcangel, Ibarra 100150, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Imbabura Province > Ibarra
Price Range: $78 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“High and on the end”
 of 5 bubbles 763timg, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on higher levels are more peaceful”
 of 5 bubbles 84adams, Aug 9, 2015 | Read review
“all rooms offer large windows with great views”
 of 5 bubbles dantzingman, Jun 4, 2015 | Read review
“I don't think you can get a bad room. The construction is fairly new. The room I stayed in was spacious, had amazing view of the volcanoes and was tastefully decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles rosalindap23, Mar 7, 2015 | Read review
“if you travel on your own car or rental car, it would be better. Go for presidential suite for the best value.”
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 of 5 bubbles ssdffdsds, Jan 27, 2015 | Read review
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