Macondo Hostal is a very nice mid-range option and serves sleepy backpackers well. Rooms are clean and comfortable, and are set around an outdoor garden. If you don't have your own laptop, you can borrow the hostel's for 30 minutes at a time, free of cost. Macondo also has a permanent art exhibit featuring artwork by local Ecuadorian artists, all of which are for sale, and sells artesanÃa and jewelry near reception. The hostel accepts credit cards, but charges an extra 5 percent to use them. Discounts are available to groups of eight or more. Prices include a buffet continental breakfast, and guests can use the hostel kitchen to prepare other meals.
Tarqui 11-64 and Mariscal Lamar
This Hotel is: Mid-Range
Lower:$21 per person
Higher:$33 per person
Prices include breakfast and taxes. For groups of eight or more, prices are $18 per person.
E-mail: info(at) hostalmacondo.com
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