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Lux 3bd+/4BA Apt, Best Location, Upscale Nghbr, Wifi, Pool, Jacuz, Sauna, Gym!

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Apartment entryway (guest bathroom on the door to the left).

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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Thanks for previewing our property- A Winning Combination of Quality, Location and Price!
Situated on Ave Gonzalez Suarez, this Terrific Apartment is located in arguably the Best and Most Desirable Neighborhood in the City of Quito, in a Top Notch Building.
Upscale Neighborhood, near fine restaurants, coffee shops, pharmacies, banks, flower shops, ice cream parlors, mini marts, grocery market, etc.
Pack Light, You have a Large Capacity Washer and Dryer.
Need to call home? Free phone calls to USA, Canada, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Arriving on a late flight? Have to clear customs and immigration and not sure when you'll get home? No problem, I can accommodate your arrival as late as necessary.
- Brand new & spacious apartment- 1,668 sq. ft. (155 m²).
- Private Balconies (direct access from the master bedroom, kitchen and living room – 205 sq. ft. (19 m²).
- 2 Assigned Underground Parking Spots (side by side).
- Building offers 24 Hour Security - includes onsite security guards, security cameras throughout the building, and card-controlled entrances and elevators.
- Free Broadband Wireless Internet.
- Free phone calls to USA and Canada.
- Cable TV available in the master bedroom and in the Family/TV room.
- Safe Box for your valuables.
- Beds: 1 King, 2 Queens, 2 Twin Size Sofa bed (sleeps up to 8 guests).
- Modern and fully equipped kitchen with granite counters and breakfast table. And with all the dinnerware, cookware, and silverware you will need, plus small and large appliances like fridge, dishwasher, etc. We provide paper towels, napkins, sugar, salt, pepper, coffee and tea.
- Bath towels are plentiful and we provide toilet paper, liquid and bar soap in each of the four bathrooms, plus hair dryers in two of them.
- Access to the gym, sauna and steam room located on the 5th floor.
- Enjoy the outdoor heated pool and 2 Jacuzzi hot tubs located on the 5th floor. Here you can kick back and relax while enjoying best view of the city and of the mountains.
-We are happy to provide tourist information and
recommendations. Just ask us.
We can also assist in arranging airport transfers, as well as day trips.
-For a small fee plus the cost of groceries, we can stock up on some food for you. Just tell us what you need and you'll have them at your arrival.
Long term renters welcome!

Quito has been recognized as the leading tourist destination in South America at the World Travel Awards in 2013, considered the Oscars of Tourism! Come and see what this beautiful capital city has to offer.

Nearest Airport: Mariscal Sucre International Airport located just 15 miles from Quito.

Whether you are traveling for pleasure or business, or simply passing through Quito for a few days before embarking on a tour at the world-renowned Galapagos Islands, this elegantly appointed unit is by far one of the best apartments to rent in Quito. Located in one of the finest high-rise buildings in Quito, Edificio Aldrovandi Plaza is situated in the upscale northern part of town where it is quiet, safe, and chic. This brand new apartment has everything you will need and want to make your experience in Quito comfortable, unique and memorable.

Beyond the excellent LOCATION, what else makes this apartment exclusive?

- Nice Views of the Beautiful Panecillo-Bread Loaf Hill.
- Banks, Restaurants, Mini Markets, Bakeries, and Coffee Shops within walking distance.
- Fully furnished with charming and fine furniture.
- Private balconies.
- All bedrooms have plenty of closet space.
- High Speed Wi-Fi Internet
- Cable TV (LED TV in the master bedroom and in the small TV family room).
- Blu ray and DVD Player.
- Stereo System.
- Roman Blinds throughout the apartment (double blinds in the bedrooms to block out the sun).
- Fully Equipped Kitchen w/dishwasher & coffee table.
- Separate dining area with six chairs
- Granite counter tops in the kitchen and bathrooms.
- Porcelain tile flooring (except in bedrooms: carpet).
- Separate room where you’ll find a Washer, Dryer, Sink, Iron and Ironing Board.
- Plenty of towels and linens.

Building Amenities include:
- Gym equipped with 2 treadmills, weights and a
stationary bike.
- Sauna and Steam Room.
- Outdoor Heated Pool and 2 Jacuzzi Hot Tubs. (enjoy the view of the city and mountains from here).
- 24 Hour Security - includes onsite security guards, security cameras throughout the building, and card-controlled entrances and elevators.
- Underground Parking (2 assigned side by side spots).
- Plenty of street parking.

What is near the apartment?
- Pizzeria- Restaurant El Hornero and Sweet And Coffee (just across the street from your apartment building),
- 2 convenient mini-markets that offer groceries, fresh fruit, flowers, etc. (located less than half a block away).
-Juan Valdez Café and El Español (less than half a block from your apartment building).
- Cyrano Bakery & Gelato Corfu (located a block away).
- Hotel Quito (4 blocks away).
- The American Ambassador’s Residence (5 blocks away).
- The biggest and best supermarket: SUPERMAXI
(located on the same street approximately 9 blocks away).
- ATM Machine (1 block away).
- Marriott Hotel, El Jardin Shopping Mall, the beautiful La Carolina Park (3 minutes via taxi)
- The posh Swissôtel and the stylish Plaza Foch where you’ll find great restaurants, bars/pubs, internet cafes, bookstores and art galleries (a few minutes via taxi).
- Visit Quito’s historic Colonial Centre which was
declared a world heritage site by UNESCO and explore its remarkable churches, plazas, museums, restaurants/cafes and cobblestone streets ($7 via taxi).

*NOTE: Quito now offers a new tour via a large double deck bus (hop on hop off) that runs a three-hour route through Quito making eleven stops at some of the principal attractions of the city between Naciones Unidas Boulevard (La Carolina Park) and Panecillo hillside.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 1668 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Access Card Controlled Elevators

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking inside the apartment unit, but you may smoke outside on the balconies....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Bedroom (Master): 1 king

    Walk-In Closet and Full Bathroom. Also includes cable tv. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Additional Bed: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    We can accommodate another guest in the TV room (futon bed)...moreless

  • All bedrooms have ample closet space. The TV room is a small area (no doors) which can accommodate another guest with a futon. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Located near the laundry area. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    Guest Bathroom ...moreless

  • Granite counters.

Other Amenities

  • A Safe Box for your valuables available. All the bedrooms have double Roman blinds to help block out the sun. The living room and kitchen have single Roman blinds to create a natural shade throughout the apartment. Carpet throughout the bedrooms and porcelain tile flooring throughout the rest of the apartment. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TV's located in the master bedroom and in the small family room. ...moreless

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Monument View
  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    In addition to the dining room table, you will also find a breakfast table in the kitchen which seats 4. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Inside apartment unit. ...moreless

  • Elevator:

    Access Card Controlled Elevators...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Communal fitness room (5th floor) is equipped with 2 treadmills, weights, and a stationary bike. There is also a sauna and a steam room. As well as separate bathrooms with showers for women and men....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi (wireless internet)/High speed broadband. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Includes bed sheets, pillows and pillow cases. ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Plenty of room for up to 7 individuals....moreless

  • Parking:

    2 Assigned Underground Parking Spots (side by side). ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Phone line available for free landline local calls. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Apartment has plenty of towels including 6 larger towels you may use for the pool area. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Inside apartment unit. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough dishes and utensils and kitchenware to serve up to 8 guests....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen - Pots and pans, silverware, conventional oven, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator, essentials, etc. Breakfast table (seats 4). Porcelain tile flooring & granite tops....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Accessible from the kitchen, living room and master bedroom. Enjoy a cup of coffee or a glass of wine while admiring the stunning views of the city, the Andes Mountains and El Panecillo hill. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Communal deck/patio is located on the 5th floor, near the heated pool and Jacuzzi hot tubs. This outdoor area provides breathtaking views of the city and mountains. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Outdoor 24 hour heated pool is located on the 5th floor. ...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Two outdoor Jacuzzi hot tubs located on the 5th floor. ...moreless

  • Sauna:

    Located on the 5th floor near the fitness room. Steam room is also located here....moreless

 

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Holiday
Dec 1 - Jan 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$155
$995 $3,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $142 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $107 Nightly

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$145
$915

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $131 Nightly


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $70
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional adult guest, and $10 per additional child (Consult with Owner). Infants do not pay anything.

50% Deposit required to block out your dates and secure your booking.

A refundable Security Deposit may be required which will be based on the length of your stay and number of people in your party.

Wire transfers, Credit cards and personal checks accepted.


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Location

11 Miles
Nearest Airport
Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO)
300 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Hotel Quito and others
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Quito Tenis y Golf Club
3 Miles
Nearest Train
Chimbacalle Train Station
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Autopista Valle de los Chillos
6 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Pizzeria el Hornero

Car: Not Necessary

Middle of the World/Mitad Del Mundo (Latitude 0º); El Panecillo – Volcanic hill that sits approximately 9,895 Ft (3,016 M) above sea level and provides the most incredible view of the city of Quito; Itchimbía Cultural Center and Park; Iglesia de la Compañia de Jesus located in Old Town Quito, is a stunning baroque church regarded by many as the most beautiful in the Americas; The Teleférico - The world's second-highest cable car will whisk passengers up to the summit of the Pichincha Volcano (about 12,000 feet up) on the western edge of the city; Metropolitan Park – Enjoy 1400 acres of this eucalyptus forest which includes numerous sculptures, walking & biking trails and picnic areas; Botanical Gardens (El Jardín Botánico) is located on the southwest side of Parque La Carolina (Carolina Park) and it's a great escape from the city. It highlights Ecuador's ecosystems which represents a wide variety of flora; Museo Guayasamin - A museum which houses the collection of Ecuador's most renowned contemporary artist, Oswaldo Guayasamin; Calle de la Ronda is a unique street in Old Town Quito which was restored and transformed into a romantic cobbled street just off the Plaza Santo Domingo; Atahualpa Stadium – Where professional soccer games are played; Plaza Foch where you’ll find great restaurants, bars/pubs, internet cafes, bookstores and art galleries; Quito’s historic colonial Centre which was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO. Here, you can its many churches, plazas, museums, restaurants/cafes and cobblestone streets.

*NOTE: Quito now offers a new tour via a large double decker bus (hop on hop off) that runs a three-hour route through Quito making eleven stops at some of the principal attractions of the city between Naciones Unidas Boulevard (La Carolina Park) and the Panecillo hillside.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Sergio was born and raised in Ecuador and his wife, Nelly is originally from Ponce, Puerto Rico. They met and got married in Southern California and soon after their son, David was born, they moved to Quito. They spent the next few years running a restaurant business and simply enjoying the South American way of life. Shortly after their daughter, Veronica was born they decided it was time to move back to Los Angeles, California where they’ve lived for over 35 years. Ecuador, however, has been and continues to be one of their favorite places to vacation. With each visit, they’ve had the pleasure of spending time with relatives and have had many opportunities to explore this beautiful and distinctive country. It truly is a home away from home for this close-knit family.

Why the Owner Chose Quito:
While Quito has become a flourishing and thriving commercial city, it remains unique in that it continues to highlight its colonial beauty, culture and traditions while at the same time exhibiting an exciting and contemporary way of life. It’s where the colonial skyline of Old Town Quito and the Andean valley surrounded by volcanic peaks serves as the background of the modern high-rise buildings. It’s the best of both worlds.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
They fell in love with this apartment from the moment they stepped foot into it. They decided to invest in this property not only because of its location and wonderful amenities, but because the view of the city capital and the stunning Andean mountains are simply breathtaking, inspiring and calming. There’s really nothing like it. The apartment itself offers everything a modern traveler might need and the building is perfectly located in a quiet and lovely part of town. And as a bonus, you have access to the gym, the outdoor heated pool and Jacuzzis, and the building has 24 Hour Security which includes building security guard, security cameras throughout the building, and card-controlled entrances.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

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Photos

  • Apartment entryway (guest bathroom on the door to the left).

    Apartment entryway (guest bathroom on the door to the left).

  • Master's Balcony north view of Quito.

    Master's Balcony north view of Quito.

  • Living Room & Dining Area.

    Living Room & Dining Area.

  • Master Bedroom w/ the Roman Shades drawn.

    Master Bedroom w/ the Roman Shades drawn.

  • Walk-in closet (in master bedroom) and master bathroom in the background.

    Walk-in closet (in master bedroom) and master bathroom in the background.

  • Room #2 w/ Queen size bed & plenty of closet space.

    Room #2 w/ Queen size bed & plenty of closet space.

  • Room #3 w/ Queen size bed & ample closet space.

    Room #3 w/ Queen size bed & ample closet space.

  • Bathroom (three-quarter) located in between bedroom #2 and bedroom #3.

    Bathroom (three-quarter) located in between bedroom #2 and bedroom #3.

  • Kitchen equipped with all the appliances you will need to make life easier!

    Kitchen equipped with all the appliances you will need to make life easier!

  • 2 Jacuzzi Hot Tubs makes your vacation officially a relaxing one!

    2 Jacuzzi Hot Tubs makes your vacation officially a relaxing one!

  • Beautiful view from fitness & recreation area.

    Beautiful view from fitness & recreation area.

  • View from the balconies of El Panecillo Hill sitting 9,895 feet above sea level.

    View from the balconies of El Panecillo Hill sitting 9,895 feet above sea level.

  • Welcome to Aldrovandi Plaza and Enjoy all the amenities for any occasion!

    Welcome to Aldrovandi Plaza and Enjoy all the amenities for any occasion!

  • Living Room w/ private balcony and porcelain tile flooring.

    Living Room w/ private balcony and porcelain tile flooring.

  • Living Room & Dining Area.

    Living Room & Dining Area.

  • Master Bedroom - King Size Bed

    Master Bedroom - King Size Bed

  • Master Bathroom w/ granite countertop and bathtub.

    Master Bathroom w/ granite countertop and bathtub.

  • Bedroom #2 Queen Size Bed

    Bedroom #2 Queen Size Bed

  • Bedroom #3 Queen Size Bed

    Bedroom #3 Queen Size Bed

  • Family/TV Room/WiFi & a futon bed

    Family/TV Room/WiFi & a futon bed

  • Take a dip in it or enjoy the   jacuzzis, sauna & gym! Take in the amazing view!

    Take a dip in it or enjoy the jacuzzis, sauna & gym! Take in the amazing view!

  • Gym with treadmills, weights and stationary bikes, and gorgeous views!!

    Gym with treadmills, weights and stationary bikes, and gorgeous views!!

  • North view of Quito from the balconies.

    North view of Quito from the balconies.

  • Aldrovandi Plaza building in a quiet, safe, and upscale neighborhood in Quito.

    Aldrovandi Plaza building in a quiet, safe, and upscale neighborhood in Quito.

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  • Bathrooms
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