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Hostal Princesa Maria

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic hostel, manager went above and beyond to give advice and help regarding all things baños. Great location, quiet and extremely clean. Would highly recommend this hostel to anyone travelling to banos

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Barranquilla, Colombia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about our stay at Princesa Maria was great. Friendly staff, colorful and clean building, solid WiFi, cozy but nice rooms. Close to downtown but not too close. We will definitely stay here again if we return to Baños.

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We had a double room here and it was beautiful. Large room with a desk and chairs, a balcony and a spotless bathroom with hot water. The staff were extremely helpful and even let us have a later checkout to make sure we could fit everything in to our short visit. Would really recommend this hostel.

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

We came to Banos for 3 days after traveling Ecuador for 6 weeks. Stayed 8 days, great place to recuperate. Victor made us feel at home with such a pleasant helpful manner. The room was perfect, quite, bed comfy, great showers and so clean. Best kitchen facilities with all kinds of teas which are supplied. So good we cooked at...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse is run by a wonderful gentleman named Victor and his wife Mira. Victor is very friendly and exceedingly helpful and Mira does a great job conscientiously cleaning the premises. We stayed in a double room and it was spacious, bright and well maintained. The shower had reliable hot water with good pressure. The common area was comfortable and...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. Victor could not have been more kind and welcoming. When we arrived he was so thorough with explaining all Baños has to offer. He spoke slowly in Spanish, which we really appreciated. The hostel is bright and very clean. We had a spacious room with lovely bathroom and great shower - very hot water...

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The is was a nice hotel. It was close to the centre was clean. The family were very helpful giving a sheet in English with all the information that you need for things to do in the area. Allowed us to stay around after check out till our bus was leaving.

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. We booked several nights in this hostel and had to book a few extra because of tour dates changing, etc. We were helpfully given the same room each time. The staff are vigilant to your needs and actively check to see if you may need anything, and have the patience of saints given my non-existent...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Great, quiet hostal that is a short walk from the loud centre of town. The couple running the hostal were lovely. The double room with private bathroom was comfortable, quiet, clean and good value. The shared kitchen is adequate. Our room had a balcony with a view over the town, mountains and waterfall. Wifi worked well. Would definitely stay again.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 7 nights and would definitely stay there again. The hostal is located 3 blocks from the main square but in the quieter part of town. The room was clean with a good view of town, shower was hot (but you had to wait a few minutes), WiFi was good and they had a well equipped communal kitchen...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Princess Maria is a 3 floor building, with wooden floors, well equiped kitchen, large spacious rooms, hot water private bathroom and much more...The adress of our hostel is Rocafuerte y Mera (esquina)To find us you have to walk 3 blocks straight to the park and 3 blocks to the right following rocafuerte street Up The Hill, we are a blue building right on the upper corner of Rocafuerte street.If by any reason you cant manage to see where are we located you can call us and we will be ready to tell you an accurate description of our address.Princesa Maria is not a party hostal, we are a small and cozy business, we offer the basic services for you to enjoy your stay in Banos/Tungurahua, Nothing Luxurious, we just give you enough things to feel at home within an environment of respect and happiness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Princesa Maria

Address: Rocafuerte and Mera (up the hill at the corner), Banos 010151, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Banos
Price Range: $28 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Quito, Ecuador
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“There are a few rooms with a view.”
 of 5 bubbles 1scottie1, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the top floor!!”
 of 5 bubbles J9975JHjohnp, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I only stayed in the single room”
 of 5 bubbles dreid73, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The double room on the second floor (third floor in the States) was great value at 20 USD per night, and had a really powerful warm shower. You'll need it after a day of trekking!”
 of 5 bubbles WaddamsUK, 29 May 2015 | Read review
“The rooms with balcony are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles Supermuzhik, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
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