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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Tambopaxi is an outstanding place to visit. Be aware that you'll find some limitations that are perfectly understandable given that you will be sleeping just a couple of Km from one of the highest active volcano of the world. Here's my review about it Pros. - Outstanding scenery - Higiene - Suitable for families with small kids and also...

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Absolute highlight of our trip to Ecuador. Could not recommend Tambopaxi more highly - especially the trout and the house-made aji! We stayed in a double room with amazing views of Cotopaxi and Ruminahui (i think).

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New Delhi
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Based on a friend's recommendation, we camped at Tambopaxi camping ground. It was simply an amazing experience. I am a professional climber and we were on our way to climb Cotopaxi. And I have camped around the world in all sorts of camping grounds and must admit that Tambopaxi comes right at the top of my list. Not only the...

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Unique and beautiful location. It's a very nice environment for walks. Breakfast and dinner were quite alright. Breakfast was included in our price ( private room). Dinner was around 30 dollars for 2 persons. You get a soup, Main dish: fish, meat or chicken and dessert. Room was very cozy with a fire place and stunning view of the Cotopaxi....

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Tambopaxi is an amazing hostel to experience the cotopaxi's landscapes. The rooms are super comfortable with an incredible view of the volcano! This is a perfect place to stay and they have also the option for camping. I love this place and it's not much spensive.

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Felt like home, near by Cotopaxi as a bonus! Nice staff, great dinner, and incredible view from the dorms. I recomend it if you want to spend a quiet journey surrounded by a national park. We only spent a night but look forward to come back

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 26 September 2016

In addition to the Panoramic View of the national park while we eat.We had a mariachi band that plays the wonderful mythical Andean Condor music.They also offered their own recordings at a reasonable price .The food service was fast,the soup and lunch meat plate was good.

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Hoboken, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The hotel is right in fron of Cotopaxi, so the views are the best you can get. Food and rooms are average. There was a problem in the bathroom (almost floded the room) as the showers are poorly designed. Very kind staff.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed at Tombopaxi Lodge twice while driving the Avenue of Volcanos, each time for 2 nights. Loved the experience! Views from the room to die for, very warm and friendly staff, tasty food and great service. They have horses that you can ride along the paramos. Yes, power went out once for few hours during the night, but considering...

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Quito
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Pros: inside the Cotopaxi National Park - amazing view - great wood heating system - hot water - good breakfast Cons: not so clean rooms I found lots of dead flys everywhere - wifi didn't work at any time - (light goes off at 10pm and gets back at 8am which could also be a good point since it's a...

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Additional Information about Tambopaxi

Address: Parque Nacional Cotopaxi, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Cotopaxi Province
Price Range: $30 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Tambopaxi Hotel Cotopaxi Province
Tambopaxi Ecuador/Cotopaxi
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“Please camp here”
Satyabrata, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Second floor VIP room #4 is the best”
photo_i, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are smaller house next to the main house with restaurant. The smaller house has better rooms and better view.”
Alomotiv, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“We took Room 4, upstairs. I recommend any room on the top floor. It's warmer at night in the hall, and the views are spectacular.”
DaveLeon, 1 Sep 2014 | Read review
“any room in the VIP house, especially room 1.”
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casamolina, 23 Jun 2014 | Read review
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