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Hotel Dona Esther

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great pizza”(3 reviews)
“colonial style”(3 reviews)
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All reviewsgreat pizzacentral courtyardcolonial stylepretty courtyardon site restaurantwithin easy walking distancemiddle of townthird floorrestaurant serves good foodloved this hotelenjoyed our stayshort walkperfect locationhandicraft marketrooms are smallbeds were comfortablestayed for nights
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I thought the Dona Esther was a fine value. It is a very pretty and artful interior. One block from the square. Very friendly folks. The rooms are small, but the bathrooms are small and adequate. Repeat: stay there as it is a good value...More

Thank ReedMankin
Response from WendyOtavalo_Ecuador, Owner at Hotel Dona EstherResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you for your recommendation! We're happy you had a good stay with us. Just a small note on the rooms; the matrimonial rooms are the smaller ones, but if you like a bit more space, we have a few large twin bedded rooms, same...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Mobile review, so kindly excuse brevity and any typos. Also, note that our dinner at Dona Esther's restaurant has been reviewed separately, so will just review the (included) breakfast herein. The Hostal Doña Esther is a charming, small facility with an ideal location in Otavalo;...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

The receptionist checked us in swiftly and we were shown to our room up on the third floor. Simply and rustically furnished it had everything we needed for our stay. It was really clean. The bed was comfortable. Everything worked in the bathroom. Perfect. Breakfast...More

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Response from WendyOtavalo_Ecuador, Owner at Hotel Dona EstherResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you so much, for your recommendation! We'll be happy to have you back some day. Best regards, Wendy

Reviewed 15 March 2017

The rooms are around a courtyard filled with flowers and places for relaxing. The rooms were colorful and the desk people were helpful, speaking English because our Spanish was limited. Be careful when paying - three of us were unable to charge our stay because...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Located close to the main square and just a few blocks from the market. Rooms are accessed off a central galleried courtyard in typical Spanish style. Furnishings are simple but comfortable although hanging space was rather limited in our room which was a bit on...More

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mariteth
15 May 2015|
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Response from WendyOtavalo_Ecuador | Property representative |
Hello! The apartment does sleep 2 adults and two children ( on sleeping couch). If you can tellme dates i can see if i have availibility for the rooms needed. Airport pickup for one car, 4 people, is $ 55. Let me know. Best... More
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Cheryl N
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Hi Cheryl, I guess you just made a booking in our hotel for a twin room? By far the best choice, since the apartment has a matrimonial bedroom and besides that, is high up the stairs. We will give you a twin room on the... More
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"Walking distance from everything; familiar"
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"I would guess any of the rooms here would be good, perhaps quieter at the back."
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"Rooms in the back avoid street noise. You will always have barking dogs."
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"Bring ear plugs for a great night's sleep."
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