‘I came here
to write a fairy tale
so imagine my surprise when
I found myself in such a story
complete with stone towers,
and guinea-pig sandwiches.
Who knew that
running a hotel
was a high art?
Barbara Ensor, author.
Hacienda Cusin is a restored, 17th-century estate at 8.500ft/2.600m in the Ecuadorian sierra. This very personal hotel and its 38 attentive staff and famous gardens is 70 mins. north of Quito’s new International airport, via the Equatorial line, 2 hours north of Spanish Colonial Quito and 20 mins. south of Otavalo markets. Property, events, celebrations, etc.
Guest rooms Garden Cottages, Suites and Salons, furnished with antiques and select Andean craft, most with log-burning fireplaces & beamed-ceilings, overlook several acres of landscaped perennial gardens, ancient trees, and often snow-capped mountains. Youtube property tour Guest rooms Sierra, Suites and Garden Cottages For a room number, place pointer on a guest room photograph.
GUEST ROOM RATES INCLUDE Waiter-served breakfast, wifi access, optional log-fire & hot water bottle, games rooms, squash & basketball courts, extensive perennial gardens from $105+12% VAT/IVA+10% Service Tax. See GUEST ROOMS page.
DISCOUNT: 2-3 nights minimum, 10%. 4-6 nights minimum, 20%. Website reservations only. Not applicable, Easter week & Dec. 20–Jan 1.
Sierra guest rooms, 26-40, are within a monastic ambiance, wide contemplative corridors with hand carved columns, fountain patios, gardens and magnificent Andeans views. A place to celebrate the great moments of life, a wedding, a Bar Mitzva & anniversary or a conference. Camelot defined. Property & guest room photographs.
TRANSFER airport or hotel: All flights can be met at Quito’s new international airport, 70 minutes to Hacienda Cusin, or a Quito hotel. Cusin’s driver will be waiting for you, with a name-paddle, just beyond the Custom’s exit door.
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