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    Hotel El Relicario del Carmen

    Venezuela 1041 y Olmedo, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (50)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good29%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “two blocks” (8 reviews)
    “old town” (36 reviews)
    “blue door” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 113 reviews

    Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

    Lovely furniture and art. Comfy and quiet. As other reviewers have said, a welcome respite from the city. The breakfast was enormous and delicious, particularly the scrambled eggs. Staff really helpful including running a couple of blocks to find a lost taxi! They also spoke...More

    Thank Christina D
    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    This boutique hotel is a rare place for solitude and quiet in the heart of Old Town after busy days exploring Quito and environs. Built in 1705, the four story mansion was converted to a hotel only in 2006, supposedly by descendants of 19th century...More

    2  Thank Tacomataster
    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    The hotel is a wonderful place to stay, a gem in the old city. The staff is so welcoming and helpful in every way. I was particularly fond of Alfonso, who served the breakfast, helped with the suitcases, and problems. My roommate needed more air,...More

    Thank bkurz16
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    After cruising the Galápagos, we chose the Relicario as our base for a couple of days’ sightseeing in Quito’s historic center, given its good reviews and moderate price ($150/night, including breakfast and taxes). The only difficulty with this choice was finding the hotel. The address...More

    2  Thank TerribleIvan
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    very friendly staff,It was always clean.The singing lady prepared a wonderful breakfast.It was agood area for walking along.Helpful tips for Restaurants.We were there three times during our stay in Ecuador with 6 people and enjoyed it very much.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Ecuador >
    • Pichincha Province >
    • Quito
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    Room & Suite (8)
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    Questions & Answers
    5 September 2016|
    Response from Relicarm | Property representative |
    We recommend the airport taxi service for a save transfer to our hotel. You will see the taxi reservation stand when leaving the restricted area inside the airport in front of the door. Taxi ride from the airport takes... More
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    "My room faced a quiet courtyard. Rooms facing the street may have heard traffic noise."
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    "Some rooms have no external window and just overlook the reception."
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    "We were happy on the bottom floor but I think most of the rooms were on the second and third floors."
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    "Note, there were small TV's in the bedrooms, but you're generally not going to stay in the room to..."
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