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    Posada Del Rio

    Hermano Miguel 4-18 y Calle Larga, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good36%
    • Average20%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible0%
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    “nice kitchen” (2 reviews)
    “dorm room” (2 reviews)
    “tv” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Kitchenette
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    1 - 5 of 27 reviews

    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Overall a nice hostel. It has hot showers and a good kitchen (Inc. Toasted sandwich maker). There is a lounge with sofas, TV and loads of dvds if you want them. I stayed in the dorm room, most the time it was empty. The beds...More

    Thank Joe D
    Reviewed 23 October 2016

    Our stay at Posada del Rio was actually fine until we had to check out. We were scrambling to get ready for a backpacking trip that day and got a little lost in the city, so we returned to the hostel about 1/2 hour after...More

    Thank Morgan M
    Reviewed 3 March 2016

    Great location right in the old part of town. Close to restaurants and only a $2 taxi from the airport and bus terminal. Double bed mattresses could be a bit more comfortable. Adequate kitchen, lovely people running the hostel. Wifi only in kitchen and lounge...More

    Thank NigelJulie1932
    Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

    Ok. First up the positives: Beds are comfy, the shared kitchen is handy and the location is great just off Calle Larga However, it's a very old building so the floorboards creak and so it can be a bit noisy inside. I also felt the...More

    Thank Matt R
    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    Posada del Rio feels like home away from home. It's just a private house from a very friendly family, there are dormitories (8 USD) or private rooms (10 USD) with shared bathrooms. You can use the kitchen, nice homy livingroom, always someone to talk with,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$ 14 - US$ 16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Azuay Province >
    • Cuenca
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    Room Tips
    "Get a third floor room if you plan to be upstairs on the patio a lot so that you make less trips up and down..."
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    "Never take the room next to the toilet."
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    "Top floor."
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    "Since this hostal is near to the main drag, it can be a bit loud at night. With ear plugs, the dorm room on..."
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