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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hostal Princesa Maria

Hostelworld.comUS$ 23*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 26*
US$ 23*
Great Deal
US$ 26*
US$ 26*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
Hostal Princesa Maria
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

365 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hostal Princesa Maria
See the most recent reviews
Showing 266: English reviews
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Recently stayed in a double room for four nights and really enjoyed our stay. It's really reasonably priced but is also comfortable, clean, quiet and has hot water 24/7. Our room was large, beds were very comfortable with heaps of blankets so we were never cold. Everything was extremely clean and we always had really strong, hot showers. Wifi was...

Thank Lonan P
Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

Stayed there for 2 days, quiet and clean. The managment was great and helpful with anything you need(maps, information etc)... clean towels and toilet paper every day, great kitchen and the laundry service is perfect as well.

Thank Daniel Howard R
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We came to Banos to stay 3 nights ended up staying 6. This hostel is a nice quiet place just off the main area. The price is unbeatable for what you get. We had a huge room with plenty of space. The kitchen is well equipped and the common area is big and has movies/tv for visitors to watch. They...

Thank Andrew J
Buchs St. Gallen, Switzerland
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

A quick overview: + Kitchen + warm welcome-tour through the hostel + we recieved a map and the receptionist explained the sights + location is ok, near market + good wifi and computer to use + laundry service + nice clean rooms + good price + friendly and helpful staff - Cold shower - Room was very humid, towels were...

Thank mabetravelling
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

The owner was extremely friendly and helpful. He let me park my car in the carport and had exceptional knowledge of the local area. Despite the language barrier we were able to communicate well. He was very patient and extremely nice. I would recommend this stay to anyone going to Baños. $10/person per night is hard to beat for warm...

Thank Stephan M
Andrews, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Upon the recommendation of a friend we stayed here. One of the best places I've stayed, rooms were inexpensive and clean, common areas were spacious and fun! Great place to meet people. Centrally located so you can walk to all the Baños attractions. I liked the quiet, no party rules after 10:00. Made for a quiet place to sleep even...

Thank yakermary
Worthing, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2015

This Hostal is just up the road a little ways from the town centre. Its a family run Hostal and very clean and well looked after. The Hostal quite as it has strict rules after 11.00 which means that once you have spent your time doing some adventure stuff or dancing in Banos you can actually relax in the hostal...

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

Never seen a hostel like this where the kitchen gets cleaned on a daily basis...!! Quiet hostel with all accomodation in perfect state, very helpful staff and spacious rooms. Highly recommended for a stay in Baños!

Thank Joachim D
Saluda, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Staff speaks English among other languages. The rooms and common areas are very clean and secure. Friendly staff helps you plan activities and find your way around Banos. Everyone at the hostal is very friendly. I would recommend this hostal to my friends and family when visiting Ecuador. Banos is my favorite town in Ecuador.

Thank Fast F
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 25 December 2014

This is by far the nicest hostal I have been to. It has the social atmosphere of a hostel, the nighttime quietness is there still, it is super clean and the service is impeccable. We had a private room for a week, me and my gf. Original plan was 3 days, we just couldn't leave. There is no food servings...

Thank BeM07

48 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (41)
View from Room (4)
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Bathroom (4)
Room/Suite (5)
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (7)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
View from Room (1)
Dining (1)
Family/Play Areas (1)
Other (3)
14/05/2017 15/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Banos hotels
0.0 km away
Hostal Chimenea
Hostal Chimenea
#7 of 28 in Banos
360 reviews
0.0 km away
La Casa Verde- Eco Guest House
0.0 km away
Hotel Puerta del Sol
Hotel Puerta del Sol
#23 of 28 in Banos
67 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 km away
La Casa del Molino Blanco Bed & Breakfast
0.0 km away
Great Hostels Backpackers Los Pinos
0.0 km away
Plantas & Blanco's Hostel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Princess Maria is a 3 floor building, with wooden floors, well equiped kitchen, large spacious rooms, hot water private bathroom and much more...The adress of our hostel is Rocafuerte y Mera (esquina)To find us you have to walk 3 blocks straight to the park and 3 blocks to the right following rocafuerte street Up The Hill, we are a blue building right on the upper corner of Rocafuerte street.If by any reason you cant manage to see where are we located you can call us and we will be ready to tell you an accurate description of our address.Princesa Maria is not a party hostal, we are a small and cozy business, we offer the basic services for you to enjoy your stay in Banos/Tungurahua, Nothing Luxurious, we just give you enough things to feel at home within an environment of respect and happiness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Princesa Maria

Address: Rocafuerte and Mera (up the hill at the corner), Banos 010151, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Banos
Price Range: ₹ 1,348 - ₹ 3,275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Booking.com, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Hostal Princesa Maria reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hostal Princesa Maria Hotel Banos
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hostal Princesa Maria staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Seattle, WA
Quito, Ecuador
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Hostal Princesa Maria staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a room with a balcony”
d31thomas, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are a few rooms with a view.”
1scottie1, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the top floor!!”
J9975JHjohnp, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I only stayed in the single room”
dreid73, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The double room on the second floor (third floor in the States) was great value at 20 USD per night, and had a really powerful warm shower. You'll need it after a day of trekking!”
WaddamsUK, 29 May 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
US$ 23* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUS$ 26
Agoda.comUS$ 26
PricelineUS$ 26
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates