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    Hostal Alternative

    Huayna Capac and Casique Duma | across from Museo Banco Central, Cuenca 051010, Ecuador
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good23%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “common areas” (10 reviews)
    “minute walk” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Hotel Oro Verde Cuenca
    728 reviews
    #1 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
    Hotel Los Balcones
    452 reviews
    #2 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
    Mansion Alcazar Boutique Hotel
    343 reviews
    #3 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
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    438 reviews
    #4 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
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    1 - 5 of 88 reviews

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    The Hostel is incredibly clean, nice rooms and bathrooms. Good kitchen and common areas. Staff is nice and helpful. We really enjoyed our stay. Don't have more to say but apparently I had to say a few more words..

    Thank Laurawei
    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Hostel is clean, doesn't attract "partygoers", and the staff is awesome. Has a kitchen and lots of movies to watch. They also have the best brownies you will ever taste in your life! Would stay there again!

    Thank Jessica B
    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    Clean, modern, good location (near the park, river, and city center), has a market near by (10-15 minutes walking), and a supermarket (15 minutes walking). Free unlimited coffee! There is a very nice kitchen where you can cook everything you need. You can have your...More

    2  Thank AntonTeplyy
    Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

    This is a great hostel! It is just outside of the city center so it is very quiet. The owners were very helpful and provided any and all info a backpacker might want. The showers were hot and the place was clean. Beds were also...More

    Thank wweaver1982
    Reviewed 8 December 2016

    This hostel is perfect for any backpacker. The rooms and bathrooms are really clean, the beds are very comfortable, and it is overall a very relaxing atmosphere. The breakfast in the morning is minimal and good, and there is free tea and coffee all day....More

    2  Thank arielbraner
    Hotel Oro Verde Cuenca
    728 reviews
    #1 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
    Hotel Los Balcones
    452 reviews
    #2 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
    Mansion Alcazar Boutique Hotel
    343 reviews
    #3 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
    Casa San Rafael
    438 reviews
    #4 of 60 hotels in Cuenca
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    • Ecuador >
    • Azuay Province >
    • Cuenca
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    Traveller (3)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (16)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Mansion Alcazar Boutique Hotel
    343 reviews
    1.71 km away
    Hotel Oro Verde Cuenca
    728 reviews
    4.33 km away
    Casa San Rafael
    438 reviews
    1.03 km away
    Hotel Los Balcones
    452 reviews
    1.44 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    36 reviews
    .68 km away
    Bayou Caffee
    57 reviews
    .60 km away
    The Pub
    15 reviews
    .62 km away
    FogoMar Grill & Bar
    26 reviews
    .63 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Rio Tomebamba
    768 reviews
    .82 km away
    Pumapungo Museum and Arqueological Park - MCYP
    667 reviews
    .24 km away
    Pumapungo Museo
    387 reviews
    .05 km away
    Museo de las Culturas Aborigenes
    173 reviews
    .75 km away
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    "clean and comfortable, easy access to touristic places in Cuenca, pleasant experience for fair price"
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