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San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This hotel is located in a beautiful hotel. The photos make it look like a fancy boutique hotel, but it's a little more understated in person. It is still quaint, charming and the rooms are interesting and decorated with nice art. The beds are so very comfortable and they have plenty of layers to keep you warm on chilly nights....

Thank Leah G
Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I happened by Cafe Cultura as I was returning from Quitumbe bus station. The advertised special for $7.99 drew me in for a look at least. I was the only one there casually dressed, but they welcomed me in. I immediately ordered my usual beer (Pilsen's popular here) as the water asked if I wanted the special. A few minutes...

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The hotel is well located close to the new town but within 30 minute walk of the old town. The decor is stylish and comfortable with a nice lounge area. We did not try the restaurant as it was not open during our visit. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was tired; the bed linen was thin and...

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Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Reviewed 30 October 2016

For the Habitat III conference, we were all running to get a room in Quito and I found Cafe Cultura, that was right next to the conference. The place is lovely, full of charm, and has the winning combination of Dutch efficiency and Ecuadorian welcome and friendliness. The hotel also arranged a condor safari on my last day, a real...

1Thank nadinewct
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Merika and all the staff were very helpful both prior to and during our trip. The artwork and murals in the hotel are fantastic and it was lovely to find a reliable supply of hot water! Our breakfasts were delicious too! A lovely finale to our trip to Ecuador.

1Thank JANE W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Cafe Cultura in Quito during our short stay in the city. We were welcomed by the multi ligual staff and made to feel at home immediately. The beds and pillows are incredibly comfy and the hotel close to everything in the city.

2Thank donna3232
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stayed here for six nights, and the hotel was such a great central location to everything in the city and extremely reasonably priced. It's about 45 min from the airport (a $30 cab ride). The property is staffed 24 hours and gated (and locked) at all times. We stayed in room 16 which had a cute little outdoor patio...

1Thank hollyt919
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We spent four nights here in Quito. Lovely staff and owners very warm and go out of their way to ensure your stay is comfortable. Each room of the hotel is unique with a Tuscan theme. Our room had fresh roses in it on our arrival and a four claw cast iron bath was so lovely to soak in. Close...

1Thank MickMaria5468
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Reminded me of grandma's old house, high ceilings, squeaky floorboards, plenty of character, a sense of comfort and warmth - add in some fascinating art work on the walls and we have a hotel I would return to in an instant. We enjoyed our stay, good location with fantastic friendly and helpful staff

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Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here four days in advance of a tour group, and will return at the end for some additional time. Can't say enough good things about staff--helpful, sweet, and know their stuff. Very good recommendations from Merika on a day tour to Mindo cloud forest and points en route; she set us up with one of the best drivers/guides...

1Thank jaz79h

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Cafe Cultura

Address: Robles 513 y Reina Victoria, Quito 170150, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range: ₹ 4,630 - ₹ 6,643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cafe Cultura 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“We really enjoyed room 9 which was away from the main entrance reception area of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles MickMaria5468, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, so first or second floor is OK.”
  • Sleep well
  • Spacious room, good beds
  • Not very stable!
 of 5 bubbles 833bertw, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are quiets”
 of 5 bubbles anthoetalix, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Outside 1st floor rooms are quieter unless you're on top floor in main building”
 of 5 bubbles VilmarA, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
“talk to the staff.”
 of 5 bubbles otisjahbaker, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
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