- Mountain Eco Lodges and Refuges
- Near Quito
- Hosteria San Jorge -http://www.hostsanjorge.com.ec/
- Ecological and biological reserve
in the foothills near Quito. Stay in a traditional 18th Century
Ecuadorian farm with all the comforts of modern life. Close to
all the tourist and commercial centers of Quito, the country
inn is also located far enough away from the noisy metropolis
to provide guests with peace and tranquility.
- A rustic country lodge located
35 km South-East of Quito - Ecuador, in the Andean highlands.
It is surrounded by forests, fields and volcanic landscapes with
a very unique native vegetation. They guide activities such as
rock climbing, rappelling and horseback riding.
- Tel (quito) 098733983 (lodge)
- Eco lodge in a fantastic location,
set inside the caldera of the extinct volcano Pululahua, 25km
north of Quito, near Mitad del Mundo. The owners have made a
significant investment in alternative energy sources and sustainable
tourism. They offer wonderful horseback riding tours, birding
tours, trekking, and organic food from the farm.
- Phone: +593-91914333 or +593-85585171
Sheep Inn -ecologically
friendly hotel high in the Andes four to five hours from Quito
and three hours off the Pan-American Highway on spectacular winding
roads. A great base for day hiking, horseback riding, mountain
biking, acclimating and exploring indigenous markets.
Cuello de Luna -Albergue
de Montana located on the foothills of Cotopaxi Volcano and the
Iliniza Mountains right on the Quilotoa Loop.
Hosteria San Mateo
-open fire, straw roof, beautiful gardens and homemade organic
food a few minutes from Cotopaxi National park.
Crater Lake Lodge -'first
class' lodge and restaurant, just 200m from the water filled
caldera of the Quilotoa volcano, about three hours from Quito.
Also has a camping area for budget travellers. Phone (593-2)
2238 665 in Quito / (593-9) 7175 780 in Quilotoa.
Huasi Lodge -from the
Quechua for resting place, Samana Huasi is a community-operated
lodge situated in the indigenous village of Tigua-Chimbacucho
near Latacunga, the birthplace of "Tigua art".
del Volcán is
located in one of the most beautiful areas of Ecuador near the
volcano Cotopaxi, the highest active volcano in the world. It
is comprised of three traditional haciendas set amidst diverse
volcanos surrounding the majestic Cotopaxi, each with its own
magic, ecosystem and microclimate. From each hacienda, guests
can enjoy horseback riding, hiking, trekking, mountain climbing,
fishing, camping, and mountain biking.
- Tambopaxi -acclimatisation centre for Cotopaxi.
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