We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

San Jorge Eco-Lodge & Botanical Reserve

Save
Traveller (370)
Room & Suite (69)
Dining (45)
Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (352)
Filter reviews
342 results
Traveller rating
261
56
13
9
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
261
56
13
9
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgeorge cruzthe magic birding circuithummingbird feedersmedicinal plantscheryl korowotnycloud forestspecies of birdshis knowledgegreat birdingbirding guidebird photographysword billed hummingbirdnature loverssierra clubnatural historyexcellent opportunitiesrenaissance man
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 342 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

(See Milpe Lodge review) After 7 days with our guide, Miguel, we met George Cruz, the owner of the tour company and his lovely wife, Irina, in Quito. These two were our guides for our last 5 days in Ecuador. George and Irina “gave us...More

1  Thank joseph865
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We only had time for one night at the San Jorge Tandayapa Lodge, and I wish we could have stayed longer, and continued on to other lodges. George Cruz, the owner, was also our guide, and he was simply amazing. Not only did he know...More

2  Thank birder760
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We spent three nights at San Jorge Eco-Lodge botanical Reserve in Quito as part of our 8 day bird photography with seven other fellow photographers. The lodge is about 1hr drive from the airport, very secluded, peaceful, with a very attractive restaurant and terrific food....More

3  Thank Hawaii401
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

They say it takes a village to raise a child, an entire community to mold and shape someone. You get that feel when you go on the Magic Birding tour (at least that was my experience), the “child” being you as the tourist, and everyone...More

3  Thank Emily Z
Reviewed 6 March 2018

My wife and I enjoyed the Magic Birding Circuit of Ecuador in mid February as guests of Jorge Cruz and his excellent lodge staff. we are casual birders, but were interesting in seeing some of the humming birds and other species in the region. As...More

1  Thank BotswanaBuff
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Internet
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Quito
#6 Family Hotel in Quito
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Quito
#6 Family Hotel in Quito
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (370)
Room & Suite (69)
Dining (45)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Manya O
2 July 2017|
Answer
Response from SanJorgeEcoLodges4 | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your inquiry. San Jorge Eco-Lodge/Quito: High could be around 72 degrees F. Low 40 degrees F maximum. It never freezes. Nights are chilly and it warms up during the day.
0
Votes
MaryAnn F
29 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SanJorgeEcoLodges4 | Property representative |
San Jorge Eco-Lodge/Quito offers rooms with queen bed and twin bed San Jorge de Tandayapa Hummingbird Lodge offers rooms with queen bed and twin bed San Jorge de Milpe Cliff Lodge offers rooms with 2 twin beds San Jorge de... More
1
Vote
marineiguana
14 December 2016|
Answer
Response from PAUL B | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the delay in replying.Tipping is a confusing activity to an Englishman as we are use to paying for a service and expect the charge to cover the whole activity.However we did tip the guide thirty dollars for a... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All rooms are nice, no need to upgrade choice of rooms."
Read review
"I recommend the lower rooms at Quito (more accessible, and perhaps larger)"
Read review
"Rooms in the main hotel are much more convenient than those in the upper level."
Read review
"These lodges are quiet, with limited numbers of guests. You feel more like an extended family"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing