Get an overview of this hotel3-star historic hostal, walk to Independence Square

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke Free


Located in the heart of Quito, this historic hostal is within a 5-minute walk of San Agustin Museum and Independence Square. Quito Cathedral and Basilica of the National Vow are also within 15 minutes.

Property Features

Along with an attached winery, this smoke-free hostal has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a snack bar/deli, a 24-hour business center, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 20 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and balconies. TVs, premium bedding, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hostal Amenities

Hostal Amenities

A winery is attached to this Quito hostal. Dining options at the hostal include a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1453 square feet (135 square meters) include a conference center. This Beaux Arts hostal also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can use the indoor pool and health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a beach shuttle. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in November 2012.

Hostal Quito Cultural is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 135 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Shared microwave 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Shared refrigerator 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 20 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Winery attached 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Karaoke 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1850 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1453 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Hostal Quito Cultural - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hostal Policies


Check-in time starts at 12:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 25 per night.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 70 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 15 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: USD 5 per 24 hours
  • Late check-out fee: USD 15
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 25 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostal Name

  • Hostal Cultural
  • Hostal Cultural Hostel
  • Hostal Cultural Hostel Quito
  • Hostal Quito Cultural
  • Hostal Quito Cultural Hotel Quito

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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