Tribes Style: Mid Range
- Historic country estate
- Hiking, horse riding and mountain biking
- Visit Otavalo and its market
- Flower-filled gardens
- Choice of rooms, suites and cottages
Open: All year.
Location: Hacienda Cusin is near the village of San Pablo del Lago, about 15 minutes from the market town of Otavalo.
Rooms: The guest rooms are individually decorated and are furnished and feature locally-made textiles, handicrafts and antiques. The rooms have windows looking out onto either the gardens or mountains and have a fireplace or heater, for welcome warmth on cooler days and evenings. They are all en-suite. Some of the rooms are in the main building and others are self-contained cottages in the gardens. The latter are well suited to honeymooners or people wanting a little more privacy.
Activities: Guests can explore the several acres of gardens where a selection of animals live, including llamas, peacocks, rabbits and horses. The birdlife is prolific. There is a self-guided tour of the property guests can take. They also have access to basketball and volleyball courts. Horse riding and mountain biking are also available - to be arranged and paid for locally.
Facilities: The dining room is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is also a private dining room for up to 12 guests. Barbeques and picnics are served on the main lawn. The hacienda has a games room for billiards, darts and ping pong and various board games, a lounge and a library with DVDs and videos for guest use. There is a small gift shop.
Dining: Meals are taken at individual tables.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome. Children under 5 years of age stay free of charge when sharing a room with adults.
Health: Hacienda Cusin is not in a malarial area.
Communication: There is free Wi-Fi internet access.
Call: 01473 890499
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Client Rating for Ecuador 5/5 from 82 reviews
What a place! A holiday in itself just to be there. Mad Englishman (different one) restores old Hacienda superbly, fills it with artefacts and Spanish/South American furniture, and creates amazing garden and grounds. Logs fires and hot water bottles. Humming bird at window box of bathroom on 1st morning!
The Tribes Foundation
Simply by booking with Tribes, you are making a difference. Every booking helps with The Tribes Foundation, the charity we back with admin and funds. Most clients give additional donations which we always put to very good use with one of the wildlife, environmental or social projects we support.