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Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

We booked this place solely on trip advisors reviews. I cannot understand how this place was ever rated #1!!! As I lay here writing this in the B+B I am overcome by the awful smell of mold and mildew. I just pray I don't pick up any respiratory problems. The room is dank and musty and feels like an old...

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We received this review with surprise, shock, and sadness. We work with a lot of love to make our guests feel at home. We carefully clean the rooms every day. We are very sorry you had a bad time. All of our other guests have been very happy here.

Reviewed 12 April 2014

Annie and Fausto do have the gift of hosting people and making them welcome. Along with all the attention and information one would like to have about a new place, they also provide delicious traditional meals and are great companies to improve someone's Spanish skills. The rooms are extremely cozy and the location can make foreigners experience a bit of...

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Lac La Biche, Canada
Reviewed 10 April 2014

La Casa de La Gringa was our home base in Quito during 3 months of travel around a Ecuador, between January & April, 2014. We stayed there on 5 separate occasions for a total of 11 nights. We can't say enough about the hospitality we found there! The hosts, Annie & Fausto, made us feel really at home, and were...

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Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
Reviewed 9 April 2014

We stayed here for a week this winter. The most hospitable folks anywhere,what a tribute to Ecuador they truly represent.. The place is as an smallpox home in Ecuador would be,bathroom could use help,as VERY small and. Nolace for anything mirror is miniature but clean. Breakfast was same,same,same, e ertday,2 fruits and juice. However in easy walking to a great...

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Reviewed 17 February 2014

My family and I stayed at la Casa de la Gringa in February both before and after our trip to the Galapagos. Anna and Fausto were the nicest, most genuine people we met in Ecuador. Fausto walked us to the ATM to get cash, personally showed us various shops/ restaurants of interest, negotiated taxi transport, and overall did all he...

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Reviewed 14 February 2014

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La casa de la Gringa Homestay is a family owned hostel, it offers a variaty of accomodations to suit your vacations plan and budget. The house where all the rooms are located has a separate entrance, 3 rooms each with a private bathroom and hot showers 24/7, Every room has 2 amd 3 beds, there is also a patio where you can take spanish lessons as well as enjoy sunny mornings or meals. The bed and breakfast service, works with a kitchen and dinning room that's on the main house with a buffet system We love to have get toghethers with the tourists and every once in a while we all cook typical meals and enjoy a glass of wine. The house is located on "La Floresta" neighborhood wich is the new upbeat place to be, with art galleries, cafe's, movie theaters, rock climbing walls and parks, is very close by to La Mariscal (15' walk) the neighborhood with all the bars parties and spanish schools. We will be thrilled to have you at our hostel, so take a peak into our place and the Ecuadorian Culture. ... more   less 

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Address: Guiopozcoa E16-55 y Coruna | La Floresta, Quito 170150, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Pichincha Province > Quito
Price Range: £9 - £39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Great Location, Easy Access to taxi service, Clean Rooms & bathrooms.”
D6278BLmariom, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There may be rooms in the main house. The "stand alone" room unattached to the house, was not good.”
menahelet, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with the bathroom”
goshan, 1 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All rooms were quiet. Blue room's bathroom is separate from the room (still private bathroom, though) but blue room is the warmest room.”
yellowpanda876, 30 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We loved the Green room, with the private bathroom”
202maxh, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
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