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Camino al Rosario, Salasaca 180758 Ecuador See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The Hostal has the most incredible views - you can see all the volcanoes of the area and really really far. It is a very quiet and peaceful place. The owners are lovely and the food is good. They can tell you a lot of...More

Thank MaMaMaren
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Hostal Runa Huasi is a hidden gem within the hidden gem that is Salasaca that I visited with my wife and two boys, ages 10 and 8. The hostal is run by Alonso Pilla, a welcoming gregarious host who enthusiastically shares his rich cultural heritage...More

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Alonso and his family make this authentic quichua experience worth a return visit. Food is wholesome, good neighborhood walks, interesting Salasaca weavings. Check out the walk up Teligote for a study of native plants and their uses.

Thank MarkThurber
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Hostel Runa Huasi is run by Alonso and his wife Julia - both are wonderfully friendly, open and helpful. Alonso is one of Salasaca's artisan weavers and is very knowledgeable about the indigenous Andean culture. The hostel itself overlooks the canyon and the view, in...More

Thank Trip545886
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Hostal Runa Huasi is an excellent option for those looking for a real experience off the beaten path. It is a family run establishment with room options for large groups or individuals. Alonso and his family are kind, welcoming, and very willing to share their...More

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Description
The hostal is located a half an hour by bus, from Ambato on the way to (Pelileo) Banos. Next to the viewpoint PUNTA RUMY (sacred stone) and DIABLO CAMA (Devil's bed), sacred places of the Salasaca Indians. ...More The Salasacas, are descendants of the Incas. Here, the Incas came to ask their gods to improve their musical ability and their voices so that they would be the best messenger among the villages. The Inca Ruminau passed through this place after the death of Atahualpa in the war with the Spaniards. Ruminahui, with the people of his community brought many treasures to hide in the mountain called LLANAGANATE. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room types
Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Location
Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Salasaca
Room types
Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Location
Ecuador > Tungurahua Province > Salasaca
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Traveller (3)
Dining (3)
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"If you need laundry done, ask Alonso instead of carrying it to the city center. One of his neighbors will do..."
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"About a 10 minute walk from the Salasaca town's center, a bit hard to find, but ask everyone knows about..."
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