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Large studio flat in Cuenca's historic district

Cobblestone courtyard and garden
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
28 reviews
Cobblestone courtyard and garden
Stairway to the second floor studios
Spanish-style portal
Part of the garden
The listed studio and its balcony
All beds are queen size
The dinette table
Kitchen, with full-sized refrigerator
A view of the studio from the dinette
Bathrooms are fully tiled, elegant, all new
The studio's balcony, looking toward the courtyard entrance
From the studio's balcony, looking towards the 'east' and 'west' upstairs studios
Entrance to the new Pumamaqui Galerías
Stairway within the Pumamaqui Galerías
Detail, Pumamaqui Galerías
Niches in Pumamaqui gallery space
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Cuenca, Azuay Province
We have reconstructed a traditional rural adobe home in downtown Cuenca that we call Pumamaqui Accommodations. Four large studio apartments surround a garden and cobblestone courtyard, with the city just outside your door. The apartment listed here is single-level with its own balcony, and directly overlooks the courtyard. The street-facing side is our new art gallery, PumamaquiGalerías.

Three features make Pumamaqui Accommodations extraordinary: A beautifully reconstituted building with all new amenities; the quiet central courtyard that feels like an oasis in the bustle of the city; and proximity to all that the two Cuencas--historic and modern--have to offer.

Rentals include broadband WiFi, cable TV, iron and ironing board, abundant hot water, hair dryer, complete kitchen (including toaster, microwave, coffee maker, plates, pots...
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About the Owner, Stuart W
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 16 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 55 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #FKN3195978 by: FlipKey
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 28 reviews
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English first
Sarah M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

This beautiful little flat exceeded my expectations. It is in a beautifully maintained property and the owners are kind, welcoming, and attentive. The unit is really nicely designed and comfortable. The kitchen is clean and modern and the attention to detail (vase of fresh flowers, fruit bowl, cheese and bread etc) was welcome and appreciated. I will definitely stay here again on future trips to Cuenca.

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Flufton
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
79 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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person found this review helpful

We stayed here in Oct of 2014 on our first trip to Cuenca. It is a perfect location if you want to be right in the center and within walking distance to cafes, museums, parks and restaurants. The best part of staying here is the owners. They go above and beyond to make your stay comfortable and easy. We are relocating to live in Cuenca and stayed here while the house we are renting was...

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Shelby L
Rangely, Colorado
Level Contributor
66 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016 for a stay in June 2016
1
person found this review helpful

This was our second time here and it was every bit as good as the first time. The apartment is perfectly located in the middle of the beautiful historic district. Only a few minutes' stroll to all the beautiful parks and cathedrals; 2 blocks from the scenic river walk, and just as close to some of the best restaurants in Cuenca. The flat was well appointed with everything needed, including small touches like an umbrella....

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $30 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Ecuadorian sales tax of 14% applies to lodging.
Cleaning fee is charged once per visit.
Children 6 or less do not pay the additional guest fee.
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