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Geleen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Casa Agua Canela is a great base while exploring the city of Quito. The place feels like home with cozy rooms, a living, a big and spacious kitchen. Even a nice patio and roof top terrace are available for guests to use. Two of the city's major public transport lines pass at two blocks from the house making it super...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 12 January 2016

I have lived for 3 months in Casa Agua Canela and I can not imagine a better place to stay in Quito. The owner David, Andres and Luly are super friendly and really willing to help with any problem. The rooms are well equipped and especially for longer stays an ideal option. (I stayed in a single room with own...

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Muchas gracias! siempre nos esforzamos por dar lo mejor a nuestros huéspedes, fue un veradadero gusto tenerte con nosotros, cada...

Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I spent 4 months living there and my room was clean all the time, also bathroom and kitchen. The owners are always there to help for everything you need. Location is also good, just 10 minutes walking from la Plaza Foch and 10 minutes cab-driving from the historical center.

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Mumbai
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

This Casa was a short 5min walk from our excellent Spanish School (San Cristobal Spanish School). It was also only a 5min walk to Santa Clara market (where we ate breakfast everyday - try the Llapingachos!). David, the hostel owner was super helpful, friendly and very accommodating. The private room and ensuite we booked fell a little short of expectations...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

The hostel is clean and functional, and David, the owner, is very friendly. He was particularly reasonable when we could not arrive on the first night we booked due to delayed flights, he didn't even consider charging us for this. The price is cheap and the rooms are budget to reflect this. I'm not sure about all rooms, but our...

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Esteban D, Public Relations Manager at Casa Agua Canela, responded to this review

Dear Guest We truly apologize to not letting you know beforehand about the tempurpedic mattress (http://www.tempurpedic.com/mattress/difference.asp) we have in that specific room. As far as we know the material of this mattress adapts to your shape, weight and temperature to deliver a good night sleep. But it seems that it didn't work for you and we most likely will replace...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 26 September 2015

David and Andres are wonderful hosts! They helped us to get oriented quickly and we really enjoyed our stay in the apartment. When we return to Quito we will stay in this beautiful apartment again! The location is perfect. The neighborhood is walkable, close to a small park and various places to buy groceries and supplies. There is a bakery...

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2Thank Spirelli76
Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Casa Canela is a special and lovely place... it feels like home abroad!!....the owners are great: warmhearted and open-minded people who treated me like a family member and who were always there for my concerns!! sometimes they organize cooking events (the manager david is an excellent chef) and if you stay for a longer period, there is even no big...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 22 September 2015

I had a marvelous stay in Casa Agua Canela, thanks to the host every day felt like home. Located just near the city, is clean and provides you great hospitality. Great value for money, I'll highly recommend Casa Agua Canela to all.

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2Thank ArrrditaShala
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Casa Agua Canela is a wonderful little hostel perfectly located in Quito. David was extremely helpful and accomodating throughout my 2 month stay - nothing I asked of him was ever too much trouble! The newly refurbished rooms make for a very homely environment and the rooftop terrace and internal courtyard are great places to relax. Would definitely recommend.

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Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I stayed there for almost 4 months. It felt like home to me. David and his family are very kind and help you when you have questions or problems. When I had a cold his mother made me a delicious cinnamon tea. I met a lot of new people in the house. Some guests stayed for a long time but...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This house built in 1932 is a colonial one but at the same time modern with all the amenities a tourist need when staying in Quito. We have 10 available rooms ( 5 singles and 5 doubles/twin beds ) and a fully furnished one bedroom apartment ( fits 3 people - 700 square feet approximately) with private kitchen, living room and bathroom . A terrace where you can sunbathe in a comfy chair and an indoor patio with plants. It's located close to the main entertainment and tourist mecca, the "Mariscal" district, but yet provides a peaceful neighborhood for those who want a little peace of mind. Our house offers much in the way of making your experience in Quito, Ecuador a remarkable and impressive time with memories to share with newfound friends in this sociable environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Agua Canela

Address: Mercadillo Oe2-45 y Versalles | Two Blocks South From Av. Colon and 10 de Agosto, Turn to Right, Cross the Park, Right Side, Redish ( Cinnamon) And White House, Quito 170520, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range: $17 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for David he is the best and was very accommodating to us.”
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