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The Secret Garden Cotopaxi

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  • Excellent76%
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Wonderful place in the middle of nature. We stayed in the hobbit house and we loved it. From everywhere you have a view of the Cotopaxi (even when you are doing number 2). They have great food and their activities are very well organized and...More

Thank FollowTheTurtles
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I have stayed in many hostels in South America and this is definitely up there amongst the best around. The location is incredible, with the breathtaking Cotopaxi volcano dominating the landscape. The hostel itself has got it nailed down - great staff and volunteers, dogs(!),...More

Thank Jworld92
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Watch shooting stars with almost no light pollution, see amazing views of the Cotapaxi volcano. Cosy in every night for cards and dinner with the whole group as there is no wifi! A touch of paradise! Some of the meals could do with improving and...More

Thank Welsh_traveller1121
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights / four days on their special package, we choose the cabanas which I think was a great option having the log fire and private bathroom, all other options including the hobbit houses share common toilets and showers. The setting is...More

Thank jeffreybstrachan
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My partner and I spent 3 nights at the Secret Garden and didn't want to leave. It was bliss! For our first 2 nights we were booked into the private cabañas. They are two floors of heaven with a bathroom (full bath) and a wood...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
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Hot Tub
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Keri B
28 November 2017|
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Response from RachFox_ | Reviewed this property |
In short- you can’t. You’d have to get the transfer back to Quito and then a bus to Latacunga. You stay there for one night and leave your main bags there and in the morning get a bus to either Sigchos, where you spend the... More
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discerning1
13 November 2017|
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Response from JuannyChico | Reviewed this property |
Stayed in the hobbit home. They provided a small electric heater/fan. It did a great job heating the small area. There were plenty or extra warm fleece blankets as well. Very comfortable.
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craig h
22 March 2017|
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Response from SecretGardenCoto | Property representative |
Hi Craig, no problem we have availability for July. Please check our website and send us an email to make your reservation. Regards, SG Team
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"Hobbit holes were amazing!"
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"The dorm is lovely with a fireplace and extra blankets !"
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"I slept in the dorm wich was supercomfy, warm with enough storage space and a wonderful view."
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"The hobbithouses have no private bath and toilet, but the bed is wonderfull and you look from your bed at..."
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