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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Quaint
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35Reviews
57Photos
1Q+A
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The owner of the hostel build everything himself, and did a good job at it. The beds were very comfortable and the room was spacious. Jose (the owner), his family and dogs made me feel at home. There's plenty of things to do in the environment. I recommend a hike around the
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The hostel is entirely built by the owner, with local materials only. Combined with the wonderful location outside of the city, this results in a very unique and pleasant hostel experience. The natural character really gives you peace of mind. You have the possibility to make a
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I have just got home from staying a month at the El Tio & like almost everyone that came through while I was there, DID NOT want to leave! An excellent place to chill & visit the surrounding area, so much to see & do. The whole family made me feel so welcome & Tio even gave me
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Surrounded from the nature its a really nice hostel to start hiking around or just enjoy the nature. If you are there ask for the qui, gimmipig, its fresh made for you. Next there is the city otovalo where you can take cash or shop some clothes or whatever.
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We booked on booking.com and arrived at the hostel reception in town at 6pm. We were asked to wait for the owner as he needed to check the computer for our booking, we ended up waiting 2 HOURS, asking every 15 minutes and they said he’d only be 5 minutes more. At 8pm he turned
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Hola! Como podría llegar al hostal desde el terminal de buses de Otavalo? Gracias
"The round room is the best"
"Tio accepts volunteers through Work Away or HelpX, great way to stay"
PRICE RANGE
US$11 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hostal Tio Cajas
LOCATION
EcuadorImbabura ProvinceOtavalo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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