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Termas de Papallacta

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Address: Foch E7-38 y Reina Victoria 4th floor, Papallacta 150753, Ecuador
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+593 2-256-8989
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A tan solo 45 minutos del nuevo aeropuerto de Quito, a 50 kilometros de...

A tan solo 45 minutos del nuevo aeropuerto de Quito, a 50 kilometros de distancia (31 millas) en un recorrido lleno de hermosos y pintorescos paisajes andinos se encuentra el Spa, Resort y Centro de Convenciones "Termas de Papallacta".

Este complejo turistico de aguas termales esta ubicado en la llamada, "Ruta de la Canela", la misma que el conquistador Francisco de Orellana tomo en 1542, cuando cruzo la Cordillera Andina y que inesperadamente le llevo al descubrimiento del Rio Amazonas.

Papallacta es la puerta de entrada a la Amazonia Ecuatoriana. Tiene una temperatura diurna promedio ambiental de 14 o C (57 o F).

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A nice break when returning to Quito from the Amazon

At the sugestuin of our tour guide we scheduled a stop at the pools on our return from the Amazon. Although it was fairly crowded the afternoon we stopped by it was a more more... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

At the sugestuin of our tour guide we scheduled a stop at the pools on our return from the Amazon. Although it was fairly crowded the afternoon we stopped by it was a more more enjoyable experience than our visit to the Blue Lagoon in Iceland a year ago. It was also a nice way to relax after a long... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very relaxing. I went with family and friends. The scenery is fantastic and the hot springs and pools are just what the body needs. Go to the pool with COLD water to experience the shock of extreme temps.. then plunge in the hot pools again. I didn't want to leave. Look up to the mountains to see and hear the... More 

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Dear Jeff Thank you for your review. We´re glad that you have had a relaxing experience, and a great time with us, enjoying all the properties of the thermal water and the nature surroundings. We hope to have you once more in Termas Best regards Team Termas Papallacta More 

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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I spent a day there and unless you're spending the night before continuing to the Amazon, I saw no need to stay longer (there is not much to do in town, and there is only so much time you can spend in the hot pools). However, I was told that on a clear night, enjoying the terme and watching the... More 

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Steven A, Community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear Maja Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad you could enjoy the magical experience that is Termas Papallacta. We are sorry it was a cloudy night, because the night with out clouds its beautiful. We hope you can back and enjoy the night with the stars. Best regards Team Termas Papallacta More 

London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Nice thermal pools, spa,restaurant and a hotel in this small retreat about an hour drive from Quito. Try the fresh grilled trout and the thermal pools. The spa is a bit overpriced. I recommend visiting this place for a few hours on a nice sunny day.

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Steven A, Community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear Hussam Thank you for your review. we can´t be more happy you enjoy our pools and resort. Hope we could see you once more in Termas very soon Best regards Team Termas Papallacta More 

Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Booked 1 night... But stayed 2 & made the early morning taxi journey direct to Quito Airport..€40, 45 mins, so could finish off our 5 wk tour of Ecuador in style. Just lovely, check in was quick, efficient but most importantly warm & friendly...& that's how our whole stay continued, the staff were so helpful. Our cabin (number 2) was... More 

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Thank Cwyn1
Steven A, Community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your amazing review! We are so happy to know we were able to exceed your expectations and that your experiences keep improving. We appreciate the feedback you provide and use it to make amendments where necessary so each visit is better than the one before. We are delighted to know you loved our resort and... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I went here just before going to the Amazon. I was short of time and an Ecuadorean friend in Quito showed me how to get there more quickly than going to Quitumbe to get the bus (but it involved a lot of changes). When you get off the bus at Papallacta there are pick up trucks (camionetas) which will take... More 

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Steven A, community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for leaving such a great review about our resort. we current be more happy to have guest that enjoy the experience in Termas. We hope to have once more in Termas very soon. Best regards, Termas de Papallacta Team. More 

Wageningen, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I was able to visit for a day with my company and it was such a relaxing experience! The pools are seperated into different heat levels and different depths which is nice. Also the whole setting is amongst cute little gardens, some hiking paths, and one of the natural rivers runs under the park. Most people are there to relax... More 

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Steven A, Community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear Christina. Thank you for comment. We are glad you had a great experience in our pools and in Termas in general. We are sorry you had a inconvenience with the lockers. We ask your a 5 dollars warranty when you return the key of the locker we will only charge 1 dollar for the locker service. We are very... More 

Punta Gorda, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed my first massage experience. Soaking, steaming, and then a full head, shoulder and back rub. Excellent technician. All very welcoming and calm.

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Steven A, Community Manager. at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear Rdqueen Thank you for your review. We are very happy the masaje was satisfying and enjoyed by you. We will take your comment and pass to our staff to see there good work. Thank you once more for visiting us. Hope you could visit us very soon Best regards Team Termas papallacta. More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We came here late in the afternoon on a Monday. This was our last stop in Ecuador before our 11:30 flight. The grounds are beautiful and the pools are fantastic. They ranged from very warm to very hot. So relaxing sitting in the pools looking around at the mountains.

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Thank Rich30306
Steven A, Community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Dear Rich Thank you for your wonderful comment. We current be more happy you had the chance to experience the termal pools of Termas Papallacta and have the relaxing treat of the pools before you fight. We thank your visit to Termas and w hope to see in the future once more in the resort. Best regards Team Termas Papallacta More 

Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

With Water vapor ascending all-over the place.we had a dip in a showery weather.This was an excellent- way to conclude our Amazonian Adventurous trip.

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Steven A, Community Manager at Termas de Papallacta, responded to this review

Hi Hassan We tahk you for your comment and we are so gal and happy to enjoy Termas Papallacta Resort We hope to see once more in Termas in the future. Best regards Team Termas Papallacta More 

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