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A Beautiful Escape From Cuenca

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Giron, Azuay Province
Escape from the traffic, concrete, noise, and pollution of Cuenca and visit the small Andean town of Girón. Just 40 minutes by car or an hour by bus (costs $1.00) from Cuenca, we are just one block from the bus stop and easy to find. The picturesque town of Girón sits at the head of the Yunguilla valley and, due to being 1000 feet lower in elevation, is warmer than Cuenca with daytime temperatures almost always in the 70's. Girón offers beautiful views in every direction, hiking trails (including easy, moderate, and strenuous hikes to the beautiful El Chorro waterfall), horseback riding, a museum, a Sunday farmer's market, and a glimpse into the true pastoral culture of the Andes.The small authentic adobe apartment is suitable for a single or couple and is completely furnished and includes a private entrance, kitchen, wifi, Direct... Read more
Listing #FKN6650520
About the Owner
Scott S
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:40%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2015
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

I saw pics of the unit Scott & Anna had advertised and the timing was perfect because I had decided to visit El Chorro Falls, which is very close to Scotts rental unit. Since the price was reasonable, I decided to book 2 nights with...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank jways53
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Very relaxing and incredible views. After spending 2 weeks in Cuenca this was just what we needed. We stayed two nights and wished we could of stayed longer. The apartment is small but very comfortable. Scott and Ana were gracious hosts and very helpful with...More

Date of stay: June 2015
1  Thank Nellie141
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$70 / stay - Deposit
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Cuenca: 81.0 km
We are a pretty 40 minute drive or 1 hour bus ride (costs $1) from Cuenca. Our property is easy to find in Girón.. just 1 block from the bus stop. If you are driving we have easy access and parking.
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