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    El Crater Hotel

    Mirador de Pichincha, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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    • Excellent74%
    • Very good20%
    • Average2%
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    “mitad del mundo” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 137 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This hotel on the outside of Quito has incredible views over the only inhabited crater in the world. Worth a visit for the view and a few walks around the area.However the mist does come down and you may not always see the views. The...More

    Thank Marion M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in downtown Quito but hired a driver to show us around. After a tour of the Equator Museum, the driver suggested lunch at this beautiful place. Perched atop of caldera with magnificent views, we had a delicious meal. The shrimp cerviche was the...More

    Thank Hrvnyc
    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    - spacious and cossy rooms with beautiful views: one side to La Mitad del Mundo city, the other side to the Pululahua crater - great staff - various interesting activities to do in the neighborhood (museums, trecking, ....) - breakfast is not inlcuded

    1  Thank Raquel H
    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    We stayed at this hotel and all we can say is "we love it!". The beautiful landscape enters through the panoramic windows into the room and the surrounding area is spectacular. I wish the building was taken care much better since it is new but...More

    Thank vcoronelg
    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    This place first of all is extremely far from everything! It became a standing joke that everything takes an hour to get to in Quito except our hotel you add an additional day for travel. The room is in very poor condition! Closet leaked soaking...More

    3  Thank Passport2World
    Response from elcrater, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Crater HotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Dear, We are deeply saddened to read your comment, far from the truth and purely malicious. If you were unhappy with the room why did you not change it immediately? We would have complied with pleasure, without any charges and with the same category of...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
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    Details
    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Quito
    • #16 Family Hotel in Quito
    • #17 Romantic Hotel in Quito
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Pichincha Province >
    • Quito
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    Aaron B
    7 November 2016|
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    Response from Peter_01039 | Reviewed this property |
    Aaron, as we learned in visiting Ecuador recently, there are no seasons on the Equator. As such, there is no wintertime. Many, if not most, hotels in Ecuador do not have heat in the rooms. At El Crater, our room had two... More
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    Mary A
    5 September 2016|
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    Response from Ravygirl | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Mary, The drive is around one hour from the airport. I arranged with El Crater to have one of their staff pick me up and drop me off again at the airport. They only charged me $35USD for each trip. Considering my very... More
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    Birder1CocoaBeach_FL
    14 January 2015|
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    Response from elcrater | Property representative |
    Dear costumer: All of the activities mentioned are available at our hotel. there is the crater which invites hiking and horse back riding. moreover, Mindo, which is a rain forest tourist resort full of activities and... More
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    "request a room with double view"
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    "Conveniently close to Quito."
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    "pay more and get the suit with the view to the crater from the bed."
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    "Before booking a room, check that water is working first !!!"
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