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Reviewed 23 January 2015

After got robbed in the bus from Quito ,I decided to stay here 4 nights without go back to Quito. I stayed here ,relax and cooking. The staffs here are so nice , friendly and helpful. I feel recover and warm. Not a lot of tourists in the city this period but I want to recommend you to stay in...

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Reviewed 3 January 2015

We stayed one night here and also met some fellow friends staying at the same hostel. Roof terraces to go out and have a look at the entire city. It took me back to my childhood times when I would go to the roof of my home to look at the area. The person who gave us the room, explained...

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Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

We stayed 7 nights at this very nice hostel. I don't know what to mention first... its a great place from A to Z: A as Accommodation is perfect, to D like DVDs in the room (incl. player and TV), over L as location is perfect, another L as you can do your laundry for free, R like great roof...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 14 November 2014

The young man working when we arrived greeted us with a warm, friendly smile and showed us to our room up top where you can get a nice sweeping view of Otavalo. He made sure we had everything we needed and provided us a small but detailed map of Otavalo with important places marked on it. The room was clean...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 November 2014

I arrived almost at midnight because of long bus ride. But the worker welcome me when I arrived and he's really friendly. The terrace has a good view of Otavalo city and it's close to the centre. They only have private room and it was very comfy. Definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

Loved this hostel! We had a last minute change of plans in our group and the workers were very accommodating. As soon as we got there, the on duty staff gave us a map of the city with very clear directions on how to get to the market(s). It was a nice location, and the rooms were nice. The only...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 20 August 2014

The hostal is up the hill so you got a great wiev of the city. But its really not a steep or long walk to get there. You get a warm welcome and they explain you the map of the city and give you a lot of information about the activities around (incl. prices) Otavalo. You can do there nice...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 July 2014

This is one of those places where customer service trumps all else...though the accommodations were also great (pretty clean, simple dorms, shared bathroom), i was very appreciative of the service we received. The guy who was working was very attentive and cordial. The hostel is ideally located, and has a nice view in the terrace. There is also a kitchen...

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Reviewed 29 June 2014

As other reviews have noted, the owner Roberto is a real plus. He not only shares suggestions about where to go, but practical information about how to get there. The hostal is an easy walk to the bus terminal as well as to the major commercial area. When I was there, the kitchen was clean and had more than adequate...

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Reviewed 13 May 2014 via mobile

We arrived into Otavalo and were absolutely blown away by this hostel. Largely due to the kindness and attention we received from the owner Roberto and his sidekick. You can tell that he is extremely proud of his town and will walk you through all the points on his hand-made map from the amazing view from the hostel'a rooftop. Apart...

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Additional Information about Hostal Chasqui

Address: Piedrahita 141, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Imbabura Province > Otavalo
Price Range: $19 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Get the top floor room if you can :)”
  • View from top floor; even the sidewalks are beautiful.
  • Entryway to our room on the top floor.
  • View from our window toward town... sorry it was an overcaast day and the lighting isn't better.
  • Impressive window in our room :)
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 of 5 bubbles MissMaryT, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No elevators, but top floors have city & mountain views.”
 of 5 bubbles 693DANIELC, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“on the third floor, nice view”
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“Great wifi”
 of 5 bubbles 532xaviers, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
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