We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hostal Casa del Barranco

Booking.comUSD 41*
View Deal
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Hostal Casa del Barranco
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

66 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 44: English reviews
Start your review of Hostal Casa del Barranco
 Click to rate
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I booked a cheap room for a night ($20) and was amazed by the interior of the property which had internal courtyards running to a balcony at the back overlooking the river (where I got a free breakfast each morning). They looked after my bag after checkout and let me hang around for several hours before my transport left (good...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ben s
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This hostel was exactly what I wanted for my one night stay in Cuenca. The location is great, the staff is very pleasant, it was reasonably clean, and it was a great deal for the price. I'll stay here the next time I'm in Cuenca.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank d31thomas
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Last minute walk in at 8.30pm, as had booked at a hostel up the road which turned out to be a disaster. Nice family run hostal, with a lovely family. They showed me the room, which was a good size, had good internet and was quiet. And waited for me to go get a refund from the other hostal and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tansh2015
Sun City Center, Florida
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We had occasion to stay here for two nights. The casa is the old family home, is quite clean, comfortable, surprisingly quiet and the family staff is extremely friendly and accommodating. A complete breakfast is included with a view overlooking the Rio Tomabamba There are many restaurants and historic attractions within a short walking distance and if need be, urban...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Worldie
cuenca
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

If you are not looking for luxury, this is the best option in town. Excellent location, surrounded by great restaurants, museum and a lovely walk way by the river. great view of the river down below and surrounding mountains and great hosts. The price is very accessible too. Highly recommended

 Report
Helpful?
Thank monoterra
Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 13 March 2016

The accommodation was homely and well stocked. The owners were friendly and helpful, who took an interest in their guests. It's a good place to stay, offers a nice view of the Tomebamba river from the terrace.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carmen_Ecuador
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Had a pleasant 4 night stay here. Family that runs it is very helpful and friendly. Great location. Our twin room was quiet, comfortable, and clean. It was Booked thru booking.com with no problems. Would not hesitate to return.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 22getg0
Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

They are remodeling some of the areas but my river-front room was very clean and comfortable. It is an inexpensive option for staying in the historic center with a good view and close to all you need. Breakfast is included and typically satisfying. Good hot water and water pressure. Good bed and sheets.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank John E
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights. First night stayed in a room facing the lobby. The room itself was great, had a nice bed, was decorated nicely and had character. Sound insulation was terrible though. Fortunately, the place is managed in a way that limits disturbances after hours. Got a good night sleep. Next 2 nights I stayed in one of...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank jacob a
Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Fantastic location in old section of Cuenca overlooking a babbling river. Room was nice and included breakfast was great. The matriarch of the hotel speaks no English but both her kids eagerly do. Price is decent for all you get.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank 1Cheesehead

7 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Cuenca hotels
0.6 km away
Casa San Rafael
Casa San Rafael
#3 of 61 in Cuenca
431 reviews
0.7 km away
Forum Hotel
Forum Hotel
#5 of 61 in Cuenca
228 reviews
0.1 km away
Hotel Victoria
Hotel Victoria
#7 of 61 in Cuenca
330 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Hostal Villa Del Rosario
0.1 km away
Hostal Yakumama
Hostal Yakumama
#12 of 71 in Cuenca
168 reviews
0.5 km away
La Orquidea Hostel
La Orquidea Hostel
#3 of 67 in Cuenca
143 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Hostal Casa del Barranco

Address: Calle Larga 841 y Luis Cordero, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Azuay Province > Cuenca
Price Range: $36 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and HostelWorld so you can book your Hostal Casa del Barranco reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hostal Casa del Barranco staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I enjoyed my inside room. A window opened out to a patio.”
d31thomas, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room out the back is nice and quiet”
tansh2015, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms are facing river.”
jacoba545, 28 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The interior rooms are away from the street and are quiet, but ask for a room overlooking the river, if one is available, as these actually have a view.”
  • View from room 10
celiag210, 2 Mar 2014 | Read review
“If at all, take one of the river view rooms, I think room 10 or 11 but better walk along the street and look for something of better value for money.”
840christianr, 31 Jan 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
USD 41* /night
View Deal
Hostelworld.com
PricelineUSD 41
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates