JW Marriott / Luxury

Living up to the quality brand, the JW Marriott in Quito provides excellent accommodations, spa services, and a nice variety of onsite restaurants, including Argentinian and Mexican cuisine. Its location in the northern part of the city, close to the airport, makes it perfect for the common short stopover en route to the Galapagos. The ample breakfast buffet provides the perfect start to the day, including a wide selection of fresh fruits and juices, and a made-to-order omelette station.

Casa Gangotena / Luxury

Unequivocally elegant and sophisticated, this newly-restored historic mansion sits over the main plaza of Quito with absolute class. All 31 suites are beautifully decorated with rich fabrics, ornate details and colonial art to highlight the property's heritage design. Feel invited to make yourself at home in the wood-paneled library, flower garden or atop its panoramic 3rd floor terrace.

Plaza Grande / Luxury

Originally the mansion of a Spanish conquistador, the Plaza Grande Hotel was restored in 2005 to highlight its colonial glory and incorporate modern luxury. The 15 exquisite suites contain opulent colonial pieces, heavy drapes, and fine fabrics. Among the historic refinement, touches such as soundproof windows, Jacuzzi tubs, and large flat screen TVs cater to modern creature comforts. The hotel is located on Quito's main square and contains gourmet restaurants, a wine cellar, and a select spa.

Patio Andaluz / Superior

Located right in the heart of historic Quito, the hotel Patio Andaluz makes the perfect base for exploring the rich colonial architecture and impressive cathedrals of the city. The glass-topped atrium of the hotel creates a refreshing atmosphere for dining in the courtyard restaurant or lounging in the top-level patio regardless of the weather outside. The rooms are all decorated classically, thus preserving the style of the hotel and the surrounding city center.

Rincon de Puembo / Boutique

The most convenient accommodations for those in Quito on a quick overnight between flights, this rustic property is just 15 minutes from the airport. Originally a turn of the century finca with extensive gardens and elegant details, it was converted to a charming and mellow hotel 15 years ago.

La Casona de la Ronda / Boutique

Situated on a charming pedestrian street famous as a historic gathering point for artists and writers, La Casona de la Ronda is a charming and eccentric property set around an alluring courtyard with high stone columns, wood pillars and adorning plants. The sleek and spacious rooms are tastefully decorated with hand carved furniture and delicate linens and there is complimentary wifi available throughout the entire property