Plaza Grande

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Why we like it

  • Meeting rooom and limo/car service into town
  • Wedding services can be provided
  • Cable channels with flat screen TV's
  • Complimentary newspapers each morning
  • In room massages can be arranged

A&K Top Tip

Sitauted on the central square in a stones throw of the presidential Palace and the Cathedral;this property offers the perfect views for people watching and soaking up the daily life of the Mestizos people.

Guest Testimonial

Mashpi Lodge. OMG! Unreal, unbelievable and quite surreal. Our two guides Sebastian and Nester took us everywhere. We saw over 100 species of birds including 13 different hummingbirds. The photos I took are brilliant. I can't begin to tell you how fantastic the two days were. Thanks for organising the holiday Eleanor Mawer and thanks to A&K .

- RY, Berkshire



The Plaza Grande represents the first luxury hotel to be located in Quito's old colonial district, also known as the 'Reliquary of American Art' and a World Heritage Site. Originally the home of Juan Diaz de Hidalgo, one of the Spanish conquerors who founded Quito at the beginning of the 16th Century, this legendary, neoclassical building has always been renowned for its elegance and grandeur. Today Plaza Grande offers only 15 beautifully furnished suites combining the flavour of yesteryear with the modern requirements of the day. The hotel's La Belle Époque dining room is decorated with regal French gold and reds, overlooks the Plaza and specializes in gourmet French cuisine. Then there is the Café Plaza Grande which serves traditional local cuisine and The Cloister Wine Bar.


Useful info

Best time to be there

The Galapagos are best from April to August - not too warm and plenty of animals in their breeding seasons.

Fly to

Quito - LAN Airlines, daily via Madrid flying time 13 hours

time difference

GMT -5 hours

Visas

Not required for UK passport holders

Health Requirements

Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an infected area
 


Best time to be there

June to September is the best time to enjoy the Andes whilst the Galapagos are best from April to August - not too warm and plenty of animals in their breeding seasons.

Fly to

Quito - LAN Airlines, daily via Madrid

flying time

13 hours

time difference

GMT -5 hours

Visas

Not required for UK passport holders

Health Requirements

Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an infected area


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