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Casa San Rafael

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Reviewed 30 December 2015

I had the privilege of spending 3 nights in the Casa San Rafael, a converted colonial home located just 3 blocks from the main square of Cuenca. The hotel staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. They were always available, and greeted me cheerfully each time I entered the hotel. My room (206) was very comfortable, clean and well appointed. It...

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Reviewed 24 November 2015

Charming property ideally located in Cuenca. Friendly staff are eager to make your stay in Cuenca great. Clean, comfortable rooms, plenty of hot water for your shower and tasty daily breakfast. This is a great place to base your explorations out of.

Thank Larry K
Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Ana Carolina is a polite young belle damme who works here and allways makes it better the stance in this beautiful place, you can have a relaxed, calmed days in this beautiful colonial house, because is just like your dreams house. even been in historic center and you dont feel and dont realize you are in a noisy street.. my...

Thank Julio R
Westhampton, New York
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We stayed for three days at the Casa San Rafeal in mid-November booking three rooms with other family members.This small hotel is more of a Bed&Breakfast we see here in the States.This once one grand family hometurned inn emanates an atmosphere of comforting & quiet elegance that is safe and secure further supported by a thoughtful & caring staff eager...

Thank rrbier
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here whilst travelling around Ecuador. The hotel has such a charm about it that makes you feel comfortable and looked after straight away. The staff are great, breakfast is good, rooms are very clean with a good shower. Perfect location in the midst of shops and a few mins walk to the main square.

Thank Jo B
Carmel, California
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Casa San Rafael is very centrally located to the center of the city and many typical shops. The hotel is a converted mansion and the furniture reflects fine living. The staff are very friendly and willing to go the extra mile. The morning breakfast is very complete and you can order a variety of plates. Also at night there is...

Thank jack s
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at this hotel in Cuenca after a long journey and we were astonished at the old world charm of the building and the impeccable service. Valeria and the cleaning staff were unbelievably helpful in providing us with taxi service, morning breakfast they even arranged our tours while we napped after the trip This hotel was...

1Thank ecaudorbound
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Just a wonderful quaint little hotel. The staff are very sweet and couldnt be more helpful. The hotel itself is a vintage traditional place that is beautifully decorated and maintained. It is very clean and in a good location. The morning breakfast was delicious and plentiful. If you like the historic kind of place you can't miss with this place.

Thank Maurina732015
Irvine, California
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Great location, great staff and overall experience. The staff were outstanding and took care of every question immediately. Good breakfast included. Could not ask for more. I would definitely stay there again.

Thank RangaDamodaran
Reviewed 23 September 2015

The Casa San Rafael is a charming, clean, friendly, reasonably-priced hotel in the heart of El Centro. The room we had ($79/night with taxes and service) was spacious and nicely appointed, with two very comfortable double beds, a small balcony, and a small but functional bathroom with a great shower. The staff is bi-lingual, friendly and helpful, the place is...

Thank Marty E

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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa San Rafael is the brainchild of a Cuencan family, that invites you to share the special warmth manifested in every corner of a charming heritage house of Cuenca, staffed by the extended family of the owners. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa San Rafael

Address: Bolivar 5-05 y Mariano Cueva, Cuenca 593, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range: ₹ 3,532 - ₹ 5,265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casa San Rafael 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Cuenca
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cuenca
#3 Business Hotel in Cuenca
#4 Best Value Hotel in Cuenca
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“I think all the rooms were good. Just be aware on the third level at least some of the rooms have no window, a sklylight yes.”
18Anita61, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Inside rooms seem quieter”
WadayCopa, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have balcony. Get a room with a balcony.”
Alpanjay, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were on the street, and it was a little noisy, but I wouldn't trade it. I love the street sounds in the morning!”
rosebud215, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great place to stay if you want to walk and take in the historic district!”
JillN194, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
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