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Hotel Boutique Portal de Cantuna

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12/06/2017 13/06/2017
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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We loved this little place. Cozy, comfy and friendly. This is not the place for you if you like standard US style hotels. Family owned and run, rooms are a little different with heavy old furniture, some have outside windows and some open on the courtyard. The courtyard is full of potted plants and a pleasant balcony on the second...

Thank traveler1978ppp
Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Very quaint old hotel with great staff. Room was quite basic but clean. Great breakfast included in the price. The staff are great and couldn't be more helpful. Right in the centre of Old Quito so great for sight seeing.Great atmosphere. Quito is a very noisy town and you can hear all the street vendors at this hotel. Fireworks were...

Thank Gill300361
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great location in old town Quito, great comfortable feel . We felt very safe and felt like we were in our own home. This is not the place for people wanting a luxury stay but for those people who want a comfortable meaningful stay. The staff was great and very accommodating. It was like staying in a museum . Very...

1Thank Geraldine L
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I arrived in Quito on 12/28 for a two night stay on the way to Guayaquil The Portal de Cantuña is an old convent. It is so charming and cozy. The staff was warm and friendly,so different from the big box hotels. Sonia and her staff went out of their way to help us when our car was blocked in...

Thank Patricia K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The hotel is absolutely gorgeous with beautiful furniture, the rooms have everything and are very clean. The owner Sonia went out of her way to help us with anything we needed and served us a big and generous breakfast every day. Everyone working at the hotel is so friendly. We will definitely be back when travelling to Quito again. Thank...

Thank Maria S
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Great service on behalf of the staff and inn owner. They were great in answering our questions about the city, helping us get taxis, and arranging airport transportation. While the inn has a lot of character as a 200 year old house, the one negative aspect was our room did not have any windows and was often dark and damp....

Thank NickB92
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This family run hotel is in the old town of Quito. The owner Sonia with two sons and staff take really good care of their guests. They are very helpful with planing tours or just pointing out local places. Everything is within walking distance, the Hop/on Hop/off, churches, museums, galleries, restaurants, bars, coffee houses, shops and street vendors etc. Friends...

Thank benny5917
New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The positives: The building itself - a converted convent - is gorgeous. There is a large sitting room and a dining room with tea/cookies. The breakfast was downstairs on the ground level in what seemed like converted stables. A very unique setup. It was fairly inexpensive. The negatives: First, the Wifi was TERRIBLE here. Literally on and off every 2...

Thank LAYLA1779
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Cancelled due to illness weeks prior to visit, emailed again and again and again with no response. Incredibly disappointed as it specifically said on the booking that 15 days or more prior to booking cancellations would be 100% reimbursed. After such severe illness it was the last thing I needed. Never again

Thank Greenie5
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

3 couples stayed here for five days and we loved it! Converted old house with wonderful plant filled central courtyard very centrally located in old city. Lots of charm and historic artefacts. Sonya the proprietor is delightful. Breakfasts are great. Rooms are fine although you hear a lot of noise from the street but that didn't worry us. Couldn't recommend...

Thank Larry K

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Hotel Boutique Portal de Cantuna

Address: Bolivar Oe 6-105 | Centro Historico, Quito 170150, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range: $88 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Boutique Portal de Cantuna 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Center courtyard design can be noisy- I usually sleep with earplugs so ok for me.”
Scubamax59, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Stay Near the Courtyard as the Internet only works in Public Spaces.”
K2754STamandar, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“get an upstairs room if you're a light sleeper”
atlbeme, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All of the suites looked pretty similar and all super nice and clean!!”
vacationstore, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms don't have Windows.”
kibnedyo, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
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