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Estrella del Chimborazo

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

This is a most extraordinary lodge that has been beautifully presented as a homage to mountaineers. Set in spectacular scenery high in the mountains, the lodge provides a refuge for climbers wanting to pit themselves against the snow clad Chimborazo. The host is the legendary...More

Thank Nigel D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This place is unique, we were lucky to have the Chimborazo without clouds, so we almost touch it. The rooms are perfect, we were not cold and you are at 4000 mts. The food and the people very good, breakfast was delicious. I recommend to...More

Thank empacayavolar
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Nominally it's a refuge for climbers own by famous Ecuadorian alpinist Marco Cruz. Very nice and interesting man! Also they have some suites with panoramic view of Chimborazo volcano. This is one of the most original places I ever saw! You are in complete wilderness...More

Thank Jolka27
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We stayed here before attempting to summit Chimborazo which due to weather was not possible. A beautiful lodge with spectacular scenery, Chimborazo looms above the lodge though often covered by clouds. The rooms are cozy, the beds comfortable and the showers hot. The lodge as...More

Thank Sumac319
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Hotel is very high up in the mountains and very close to the Chimborazo. Therefore excellent base to explore the region and do walks (there was also a group of climbers preparing to climb the summit). Hotel is close to the "highway", but still located...More

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"I stayed in a room very good, my friends in a suite very nice as well"
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