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Ali Shungu Mountaintop Lodge

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“full kitchen”(6 reviews)
“indigenous art”(2 reviews)
“drinking water”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 March 2014

My wife and I stayed here for four nights in early February, extending our stay because we enjoyed it so much. This is a quiet retreat 5 kms up a mountain (a $5 taxi ride) which overlooks the small town of Otavalo and has a...More

Thank RodMcLeod
Reviewed 2 March 2014

My husband and I and another couple spent a thrilling and beautiful week at Ali Shungu in January 2014. The setting on the mountaintop is spectacular, the guest houses are elegant and yet fit in with the mountain scenery, the meals were delicious and were...More

Thank FlowerPlace22
Reviewed 27 February 2014

I think this was our 5th time at the Lodge. We have been visiting Ecuador since the 70s and this place continues to delight. Our children now stay here when they travel in Ecuador. Generations of satisfied clients, Ali Shungu provides everything you desire in...More

Thank Celeste B
Reviewed 27 February 2014

Enjoyed three nights in a beautifully appointed 2 bedroom bungalow. Food was abundant and delicious and by the delightful daughter of Jose Maria, owner Frank's right hand man. Attention was paid to keeping the chill out of the air by loading the small wood stove....More

Thank Patnevans
Reviewed 20 February 2014

Ali Shungu has it all. The cabins are huge, full of comfortable furniture and wonderful art, well equipped and the views! Huge corner picture windows offer views of the valley below and the mountains and volcanoes above. The main bedroom looks into the beautiful garden....More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from alishungu | Property representative |
Thank you for your kind words.....yes, the city became too frantic for us and we sold the city hotel in 2010. The Lodge is remote and tranquil, set on 40 acres and only located 3 miles from the markets of Otavalo. We'd... More
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"All the guesthouses are wonderful."
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"All houses are exquisite, updated, quiet, unbelievably fabulous"
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"We took over the whole place. All were equally great, but different. Describe your situation and Frank will..."
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"Easy transportation to town, nice area for a few days"
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