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    Santa Cruz Backpacker's

    Av 16 de Diciembre | Luis A. Martinez & Montalvo, Banos 010151, Ecuador
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    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    Traveller (65)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good36%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
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    8 Oct9 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Very well located. Quick hot showers. It has its charms and is very cheap. Do yourself a favor and spend a couple bucks and stay somewhere nicer. Rooms are dark and appear dingy. You reserve with a credit card but can't pay with one. Very...More

    Thank Timothy T
    Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

    I was nervous to go here after reading the reviews that it was noisy. I'm not a partier, and are a light sleeper but after our hostel we were staying at (erupicion art) was booked & suggested we go here, we decided to try it...More

    Thank Kelly H
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    I had to move to a different place after the first night. I had booked this place as it was listed as in a quiet area of town. Unfortunately, guests were allowed to talk loudly and smoke cigarettes in the communal area right outside my...More

    Thank GourmetHiker
    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 4 nights while in Banos. Staff were friendly and location is great. Beds weren't the most comfy and the pillows were rock hard. Kitchen was very basic with minimal and very old pots and a only a few bits of cutlery. Our bathroom...More

    Thank MegSchki
    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    Perfect place to stay. Clean, simple, and comfortable with full amenities - kitchen with oven and cooking materials, refrigerator, and drinkable water. However, the highlight is the staff. All front desk staff went above and beyond to help with every question I had over the...More

    Thank Darcy B
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Tungurahua Province >
    • Banos
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    Traveller (65)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (66)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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    "Don;t stay anywhere near the communal area."
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    "Upstairs room may be quieter"
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