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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hacienda is just great. First of all, it is an absolutely beautiful old building, that oozes historical charm out of every cobblestone of its wonderful large courtyard. Then, it offers so much to see and do, from walking in the Andes, to horse riding, fishing, milking the cows, seeing the condors at the rehab centre, to watching the hummingbirds....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Hacienda for two nights on our way to Quito and the Galapagos. The house and rooms are very comfortable and the walking trails well laid out and challenging. If you don't horseback ride there aren't a lot of activities. Meals and hospitality of staff are excellent. Meals are communal so be prepared to...

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Dear Robert and family, Thank you for your review, and I do understand your point about the comunal table, it is not for everyone , that's is why we are now building our new dinning room. This new space build in the oldest part of the farm, will have the same family style character , with all the sitting options...

Woodbury, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good things about this hacienda. It is still owned by the family and Fernando (one of the grandsons) still lives and runs the operations. The countryside is gorgeous with expansive windows to always ensure you have the best view. Unique touches like fresh roses are delivered throughout the buildings on Fridays make this place standout. So...

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Dear Laura , Thank you! For such a complete and thoughtful review. I will love to use it in our web , if you will permit it. I love the part about ... finding the time to do nothing ! That is my FAVORITE apart! And also the part about Mambo, Fito, Canela Carlos Grey ... your sweetest hosts !...

Kigali, Rwanda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hacienda Zuleta is a nice lodge. A cozy place to stay. Great to meet other tourist and share experiences. It has an amazing view of the mountains and a good range of activities to enjoy the staying in the Hacienda. The food is really good. It has a nice environment

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Dear Katy, Thank you so much for your review ! Short, to the point and covers all the main details that make Hacienda Zuleta what it is , your home in Ecuador. Thank you again ! Fernando and ALL the Staff ! And Fito, Mambo, Canela and Carlos Grey (our dogs! )

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say that this was one of the most special places I've ever visited. Everything about it was out of this world - the facility, the food, the activities and of course the people (and owner). Really felt at home. Loved the wine and cheese in front of the fireplace at 5:00 pm daily. Our room was so...

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for such kind and complete review , we all love it when guests express so much , we are honored. Please recommend us to your friends and family , Ecuador and Hacienda Zuleta are truly special ! Fernando and ALL the Staff!

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Reviewed January 13, 2017

Hacienda Zulenta is a beautiful property in the highlands of Ecuador. The staff is wonderful, and has tremendous pride in all that they do. The common rooms of the hacienda are elegant and filled with history of the area and the owners (former presidents of Ecuador). You are likely to meet a least one family member while you are there...

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to review Hacienda Zuleta! Thank you for choosing us as your favorite place in Ecuador , and thank you for choosing Ecuador for your vacations. please recommend us and our country to all your friends and family. Fernando , Margarita and All the Staff!

S.Wales
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Stayed her in July 2016, not cheap but worth every penny. The Hacienda itself is very special, the house and all the rooms are beautiful and every need is considered, the log fire was lit every night and a hot water bottle placed in the bed. Activities were all excellent, we went horse riding and walking, mountain bikes were also...

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review ! And I love how you mention our dogs! I will certainly tell them ! We are so pleased you like your stay with us and please recommend us and our beautiful country to all your friends and family! Thanks from all of us at Hacienda Zuleta! Fernando, Margarita and All the Staff!...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Fabulous. Couldn't have been more perfect. Imagine staying at someone's luxurious ranch and having every last desire catered to. We loved it! The staff is always there when you need them, but you are also incredibly independent on the grounds - exploring as you wish. Nothing is off limits. We will definitely be back!

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Como me back! We love that expression ! And we just love it when guests return and also we give a special discount ! :) Thank you so much for your review ! We will be waiting ! Fernando , Margarita and all the Staff!

New York City, New York
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Do not miss this unique experience. Unquestionably one of the highlights of our Ecuador trip, which had a Quito, Ecuadorean Andes and Galapagos module. The Hacienda and its staff were impeccable and extremely charming. Our family loved the personalized attention from Vinicius (he was basically there to accommodate any request and ensure that we were having a wonderful experience). The...

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you first for coming back, when our staff told me that you where returning to Zuleta, I was so happy and felt so good! I and all of us feel SO happy when our guests return , we feel that we did things right and that Hacienda Zuleta connected/touched our guests , this is what this fantastic...

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Reviewed January 3, 2017

My family had a great New Year's Eve experience at Hacienda Zuleta. The grounds by themselves justified the pricey tab, notwithstanding the history of the place and the attention to detail. The kitchen staff were particularly accommodating at breakfast since we really wanted to have it served in the interior garden. Thank you for a wonderful welcome of 2017!

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Fernando P, Owner at Hacienda Zuleta, responded to this review

We are the ones to thank you! For choosing Hacienda Zuleta for this New Year , we all wish you and your family the best for 2017, we are certain this will come true , this special effect is something's no Zuleta is known for !! :) Thank you for your review. Fernando and All the Staff!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located only two hours north of Quito, Hacienda Zuleta is a family owned, 2,000 hectare real estate with colonial buildings dating back to 1691. Situated within a tranquil and fertile valley between Cayambe and Ibarra, you will have the impression that you have traveled back in time. The expansive Hacienda Zuleta grounds include a working dairy farm, cheese factory, trout farm, horse stables and an beautiful organic vegetable garden where most of our food comes from. We also manage an Andean Condor Rescue Center and the Hacienda is surrounded by three beautiful Andean communities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hacienda Zuleta

Address: Angochagua, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Imbabura Province
Price Range: $503 - $906 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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Hacienda Zuleta Hotel Imbabura Province
Hacienda Zuleta Ecuador/Imbabura
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“Every room is special.”
 of 5 bubbles Kate321053, Dec 16, 2016 | Read review
“Great service, food, views, rooms, experience... the list can go on and on”
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“All 14 rooms are beautiful but those in the earlier part of the house areca delight.”
 of 5 bubbles Middlemiss, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“You can not go wrong. All rooms are lovely.”
  • Old embroidery samples reflect Zuleta's role in the industry. (That's my scarf)
  • A comfortable triple room (the boys' larger side with a patio is too messy to photograph!)
  • Fabulous roses everywhere! Everything is simple and beautiful.
 of 5 bubbles GoThebe, Aug 3, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms lovely wifi not good in some areas and no mobile phone reception”
 of 5 bubbles lrf2016, Jul 13, 2016 | Read review
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