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Great view while eating
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17 reviews
Great view while eating
Amazing phenomena of nature from a safe distance!!!
Queen size bed, can split into two twins
Option 2: Two twin beds, spliting the big one
View from the thrid floor
Kitchen with a great view of the Andes and south of Quito
Kitchen view of the north oriental part of the city
TV Cable, Wi-Fi, DVD, movies and books
Private bathroom
Microwave and coffee maker
Fruit stores
Big supermarket, 12 minutes walk
Great park within 3 minuts walk
La Ronda St
Train and Chimborazo volcano
Plaza de San Francisco
The jungle. Let us help with your traveling arrangements
Galapagos, we will help to find a good deal for you
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Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Quito, Pichincha Province
While in College I lived here. I spent so many days studying in front of volcanos and snow caped mountains, very relaxing and inspirational!

Right in the north-center of the Metropolitan Quito area, easy access to amenities and attractions of the city,

Now open for tourists, we have added a little kitchen, fridge, stove, microwave, coffee pot, etc included.

One King or two single beds, can be provided. One full bathroom with shower, hot wather 24/7.

Wi-Fi, Cable and phone for local calls. Book exchange possible.

Supermarkets, bakeries, fruit stores, banks, gyms, parks… within walking distance. A must our favorite "pastry-coffee shop". Or our favorite Sushi corner, top ranked on Trip Advisor. Just few blocks away!!!

I have worked in tourism for the last 7 years. I will be happy to provide you any budget for your considerati...
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About the Owner, Sandra L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2012
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 44 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
I live on the second floor above the apartment so I am normally available in case you need anything.

I am a people person, but I am very respectful of your privacy. So you can have me in small or big doses as you prefer or need. I am happy to help if the case comes around.
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Nashville, Tennessee
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
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Reviewed November 4, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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I stayed 8 days in October at Sandra’s studio apartment. The apartment is very efficient, has all the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay, and is very affordable. It is located in a safe and convenient neighborhood in Quito. Located just steps from public transportation, both taxis and buses. It is a very short walk to a fruit market, convenience...

Management response:

David, thank you very much for this wonderful review. I am so glad you had a good experience visiting Ecuador. It is very important to me to give a hand when needed; sometimes just little a bit of information can make a big difference in a trip. It was very nice to travel with you, and I am so happy...


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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 31, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Upon our arrival we were warmly greeted by our hostess who offered many suggestions to expand our experience and improve our stay. She maintain contact with us throughout our stay ensuring everything both at the apartment and on our vacation experience went well. Her suggestions were valuable and helpful. We can easily recommend this vacation apartment as a very positive...

Management response:

Thank you very much for your nice words, it encourages me even more, to do the best possible to honor your kind comments. It is so important to me that you feel comfortable and with all the resourses I can use to help you have a wanderful experience in Quito. I will be looking forward to visit your Synagogue, I...


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Casa Grande, Arizona
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed July 23, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Conveniently located, this very clean apartment has all the necessities for a great stay in Quito. Very fast Wi-Fi. Plenty of hot water for showering and pleasantly decorated. I recommend this apartment to any person or couple.

Management response:

Hi Gerard thanks for your kind review. I hope you have agreat stay at Cotacachi !!! Please keep me posted about your moving to Cuenca. I hope to see you soon again. Saludos Sandra


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Garage
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
We do our best to ensure you have a pleasant stay. For this reason we appreciate all our renters keep the noise to a minimum after 10 pm. These are smoke free apartments, we...
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Jun 1, 2017 -
Oct 31, 2017
June - October 2017
3 nights
  • Cleaning fee (linens and towels): $15 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We also organize tours and visits in Ecuador. if interested please let us know to send you a budget for your consideration. Or if you just need information about buses in or out of the city, we will be happy to assit you as well.

We can arrange to pick you up from the airport. Cost 30$
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About the neighborhood
We are located on the north-central part of Metropolitan Quito area in the hearth of Metropolitan Quito yet away of busy avenues and its smoke and noise.

The new Mariscal Sucre International Airport is located at 45 minutes from Quito. We can arrange to pick you up at your arrival, cost, 30$US.

We are right on the slopes of volcano Pichincha.

We are surrounded by fruit stores, a great coffee shop, a big supermarket, pharmacies, banks... Easy access to public transportation; green areas within 3 minutes’ walk; gyms and "zumba-dance therapy" very close by. We will guide you around the neighborhood to show you the food stores and others.

Garage available. (Please ask)

If your flight arrives late at night, we will be happy to leave complimentary food for your next mo...
Getting around
We are located on the north-central part of Metropolitan Quito area in a tranquil neighborhood.

QUITO COLONIAL, 15 minutes away (2.50$ taxi ride).

QUITO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, 45 minutes away (taxi, 28$ US). If preferred, we can arrange to pick you up. Cost 30$.

Easy access to local transportation in and out of the city. Taxis 24/7 on call. We can call if needed.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Mariscal Sucre, Tababela, 45 minuts: 11.8 mi
Railway: Chimbacalle: 5.0 mi
There are several options to get to Quito from the new airport:

1. - We can arrange your transfer. Cost 30$ US.

2. - A cab about 28$ US up to here. Always CONFIRM address and fare before getting in. About 45 minutes to get here.

3. - "AERO SERVICIOS" white bus (run every half an hour all day). Costs 8$ US. Get a map of Quito at the information counter. This bus will take you to the old airport in Quito.

Here you need to take a taxi to the apartment (15 minutes away). Cost 5$US, CONFIRM address and fare before getting in. Total ride, about two hours.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 180.2 mi.
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