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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Paradise awaits! Mario and his team have absolutely thought of every detail to make your stay unforgettable. Although the house is not in the sand it is just steps from the sand and waves. The staff makes every attempt to make certain that your stay is all you have dreamt it would be.
Our stay was for two weeks. We arrived to the coast a week ahead of when we had originally planed. We stayed at a small rustic resort a short walk down the beach in the town of San Jose which we absolutely loved. Try the baker on the corner his chocolate coconut cakes are to die for as well as any other items he has for sale. We did contact Mario who offered to allow us to check in early free of charge! How often does that happen? Mario went out of his way to make sure we had everything we could possibly want or need. We plan to come back as soon as we can. We love Ecuador, the people, the land, the sea, but most of all the kindness of the Ecuadorian people. We spent 6 weeks in Ecuador and ended our trip with our stay at this property. If you are considering staying here do it you will not regret it. Thank you Mario & staff you made our trip absolutely amazing. We can not mention enough kind words to express the welcoming feeling you folks provided us. True hospitality at its best."
Guest: Grant & DenellDate of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 26, 2015
"My wife and I and our boys, 12 and 10, recently stayed at 4 Volcanoes for 4 nights before traveling to the Galapagoes. Thomas personally picked us up in Quito and brought us to the villa. While there he arranged drivers for our day trips and also for our return tip to the Quito airport. Thomas and his wife and boys were the perfect family hosts and our kids totally loved meeting some new friends to play with on the beautiful grounds of this magnificant property. As wonderful as the photos depict this place, they still cannot totally capture the wonder of the view to the lake and the surrounding mountains. We built nice fires in the cool evenings and one night Thomas arranged for a local Ecuadorian expert to provide us massages by the fire. The house is simply stunning- inside and out! We cannot wait to return. Thanks Thomas and Cristina and the boys!"
Guest: Jeff Date of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: March 25, 2015
"Wonderful location. Exactly as advertised. This 4 bedroom, spacious condo is located on the edge of the colonial city, within a five minute walk to the heart of old Cuenca. It is on the River, and hence, away from traffic and other noise. It was extremely clean, and the owner had arranged to have fruit, bread, coffee, and fresh roses awaiting our arrival. She arranged for us to be met at the airport, and transported to the condo, and also included transfers at the end of our 9-day stay. The condo had cable with premium channels, two computers and a printer, a Bose sound station, DVD player, cell phone for local use, and countless other amenities. Carolyn thought of everything and was a delight to work with on planning our trip. I strongly recommend this beautiful property for a group (there were three of us) where your every need as a home away from home will be met (washer/dryer, microwave, other appliances, etc). Truly a wonderful vacation home in a lovely South American city, and a thoroughly professional owner who was a joy to work with. A+++++++"
Guest: Don K.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 8, 2015
"This place is an absolute dream. I've gone several times and each time I wish I had more time to spend there. I met Shell and Marsha through a Peace Corps Volunteer, and they are truly two of the nicest people in the world. They go out of their way to make you have an incredible time, their place is beautiful, and they have every amenity possible (swimming pool, hot tub, a slide, bbq, beach volleyball, DELICIOUS breakfast, and a gorgeous view). The room I stayed in was really spacious, beautifully painted, even had A/C and a refrigerator, and the balcony has hammocks. Shell is so wonderful always offering to drive if you don't have a car. And really the bottom line is that both Shell and Marsha are just the kindest people always supporting the community and Peace Corps volunteers, and just willing to go out of their way for you! I can't wait to come back to Ecuador and stay with them again!!!"
Guest: Talia O.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 22, 2015