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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2016

It is the first place my boyfriend and i stayed for 2 nights arriving in Quito and we came back at the end of our trip for 3 nights. We couldn't have picked a better place to start our journey. Elena welcomed us as if we were family and that was warm and reassuring. The breakfast tasted very good. Elena... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Elana, the owner, is definitely the main reason this Hostel gets such good ratings. She is a warm and wonderful person and works very hard to make sure your stay is comfortable. That said, I found our room (number 13) to be very average. It was small, the bathroom was so cramped that the toilet was almost directly under the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

My friend and I stayed here 2 nights and then came back for another 2 nights a week later. Elena was so welcoming and lovely! Lots for breakfast and it was delicious. Elena was very accommodating when we arrived late and didn't ever mind us bothering her! Taxi's are very cheap to get to places - Elena is always happy... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2016

My wife and I stayed here on 2 occasions over a one week span. Both times were amazing. Elena, the manager is very accommodating and is almost like having a mother there. Breakfast every morning was perfect and she was helpful in arranging rides anywhere we needed. The hostal is also located nicely, in a safe area and walking distance... More 

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

I was in Ecuador doing research, and had to come and go from Quito several times. I stayed at Aleida's every time I was in Quito. What a great experience! When I arrived in Quito Elena arranged for a taxi to bring me from the airport, and even though I arrived at 1 am, Elena met me at the door... More 

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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Elena showed sincere gratitude and helpfulness with her guests. Her place is tidy and well kept. We spent $12/night which is very impressive considering how close we were to some main streets on Quito and Plaza Foch as well. If you're trying to stay somewhere in downtown Quito this hostal is great. But if you're trying to get rowdy, this... More 

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Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stayed here for four nights, upon arrival in Quito. We booked ahead and made arrangements with Elana to have a taxi meet us at the airport. Despite our flight being seven hours late our driver was there. Elena met us at the door, showed us to our room and said to wait to register until we'd slept. Breakfasts were... More 

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Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Myself and 3 friends stayed at Aleida's hostel and had a great stay. Elena is an excellent host and is a big sweetheart. Highly recommend you stay here if you're in Quito. Cheap, clean and cozy. As well, it's in a great neighborhood. Elena is extremely accommodating to any of your needs. Overall, we all really enjoyed our stay.

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Hi guys, I am honored to recognize so gentle, I like my job, I have the opportunity to meet people as nice as you, thank you very much. I wish you much success and continue to enjoy Ecuador and recommend their friends to visit my beautiful country and of course to Aleidas Inn. Come back, I'll be waiting for you,... More 

New York City, New York
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Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

In a nice neighborhood, this exceedingly gracious hostal is an incredible value. My second-floor room, with a full-sized bed, was plenty spacious and featured a nice large window overlooking neighboring rooftops. Everything was very clean, including the bathroom I shared. Good water pressure and hot water. Including tax, the room was $22.40, anc came with a full breakfast--fresh fruit, freshly-squeezed... More 

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Canton of Bern, Switzerland
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

I stayed here for two nights in a single room which was spacious. Elena is lovely and the breakfast (fresh fruitjuice, srcambled eggs, toast, butter, jam and coffee/tea) was great. I highly recommend this place! Btw it's in a quite safe part of Quito.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aleida's Hostal is a laid back family run hotel just a block away from La Floresta's big 5 star hotels. The building is beautifully restored built in the 1950s with a great view. The staff is very friendly and speaks both English and Spanish. Aleida's Hostal is a great destination no matter what your business in Quito; located right by the city's business and entertainment districts alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aleida's Hostal

Address: Andalucia N24-359 y Francisco Salazar, La Floresta. Quito-Ecuador, Quito 170150, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range: €25 - €44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Enjoy every breakfast”
  • 4 person bedroom
  • View of the hostel from the street
 of 5 bubbles 2ExplorersIn, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Good views”
 of 5 bubbles cmerizalde, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you're a couple try to get room number 15 - not 13 for sure!”
  • A difficult arrangement
 of 5 bubbles Thirst-Aid, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 14,15 have the nicest views in my opinion”
 of 5 bubbles bobbym314, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“we were on top floor and had a skylight in bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles keinnon, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
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