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Ilaló Lodge

SuperhostQuito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Private room in guesthouse hosted by Stacey
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
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Ilaló Lodge is a beautiful spot situated on the base of the Ilaló volcano that offers a cozy wooden cabin with one of the most spectacular views of the Andes mountains in all of Ecuador surrounded by several kilometers of walking, biking and birding trails.

Breakfast, featuring homemade yogurt, My Artisan Granola, farm fresh eggs, local bread, and homemade seasonal fruit juice, is included and will be served directly to your cabin in an effort to make your experience as safe as possible.

The space
Here at Ilaló Lodge you have a 1,700 meters of open space to hike, explore nature, or just relax. The bathroom and shower facility is closely located near the cabin and a shared space with the owners of the property. Specific cleaning regimens will be applied to keep everyone safe during this time.

Guest access
Here at Ilaló Lodge you have a 1,700 meters of open space to hike, explore nature, or just relax. The bathroom and shower facility is closely located near the cabin and a shared space with the owners of the property. Specific cleaning regimens will be applied to keep everyone safe during this time.

Other things to note
We want your stay to be the best possible experience ever, so here’s some helpful tidbits for you to know and be prepared:
*The mountain region of Ecuador has beautiful sunny days almost all year around. It is called the land of the eternal spring because of its beautiful spring-like temperatures (40 - 85F/5 - 30C).
*There is a variety of weather here in Ecuador that can include heavy rains and high winds.
*There are two fun and friendly dogs on the property.
*There is WiFi.
*Electricity is not available in the cabin but there is a space near the cabin where cell phones can be charged. A lantern is provided in the cabin.

EATS:
Breakfast is included at Ilaló Lodge featuring homemade yogurt, My Artisan Granola, local farm fresh eggs, local bread, homemade seasonal fruit juice, coffee and herbal tea. (There are a few restaurants in the Village of La Merced and towns nearby for you to check out the local cuisine, as well.)

ILALO LODGE EXPERIENCES:
For our guests at Ilaló Lodge we offer -
* Guided hikes or guided bike rides up the Ilaló Volcano - $10/person
* Guided bike tour to nearby caves - $10/person
* Mountain bike rentals (up to 3 bikes) - $10/per bike/per day
* Pitchers of “canelazo” (hot fruit drink with/without alcohol) - $6
* Ilaló Lodge coffee, Ecuadorian coffee beans slowly toasted to perfection on an open fire right here at Ilaló Lodge - $6/per pound
* Wine: 4 varieties of Chilean wine (Mapu Baron de Rothschild) 2 reds: Cabernet Savignon, Merlot and 2 whites: Chardonnay y Savignon Blanc - 15/bottle
* Conexion Chocolate bars (organic Arriba Nacional heirloom cacao from Ecuador) - $4/50 gram bar
*Granola - “My Artisan Granola” made right here at Ilaló Lodge -$6/500 grams
* Lunches or Dinners - we use organic vegetable and fruit products that are in season from Ilaló Lodge and Urkuwayku organic farm, La Merced, whenever possible - $12/plate (24 horas de anticipación)
* Ilaló Lodge offers soaps, shampoo, hand cream, bee pollen, lip balm and other products made by the organic bee farm, Api Real, La Merced.
Ilaló Lodge is a beautiful spot situated on the base of the Ilaló volcano that offers a cozy wooden cabin with one of the most spectacular views of the Andes mountains in all of Ecuador surrounded by several kilometers of walking, biking and birding trails.

Breakfast, featuring homemade yogurt, My Artisan Granola, farm fresh eggs, local bread, and homemade seasonal fruit juice, is included and will be se…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Breakfast
Wifi
Dedicated workspace
Essentials
Private entrance
First aid kit
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador

Ilaló lodge is located in the Village of La Merced (2,700 m - 8,900 ft) on the base of the Ilaló Volcano (peak 3,200 m or 10,500 ft) that is famous for its special energy. It is home to Ruben and Stacey and surrounded by several kilometers of walking, biking and birding trails. La Merced Village, offers among other things, food markets, hot springs, small family restaurants, and traditional cultural celebrations during Carnival, Holy Week, Christmas, New Years, Village days and it’s Patron Saints Day.

Ilaló Lodge makes for a wonderful home base to explore other incredible sites such as the capital city, Quito, volcanos Pichincha, Pasachoa, Ruminahui, Sincholagua, and the Ilinizas. In addition, there are the famous glaciered covered volcanos, Antisana, Cotopaxi, and Cayambe. Of course many, many other sites as well.
Ilaló lodge is located in the Village of La Merced (2,700 m - 8,900 ft) on the base of the Ilaló Volcano (peak 3,200 m or 10,500 ft) that is famous for its special energy. It is home to Ruben and Stacey and su…

Hosted by Stacey

Joined in May 2014
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I’m originally from the USA, but have spent most of my adult life traveling and living in Ecuador, S.A. My husband and I love meeting new people and listening to their stories. We feel very privileged to be part of Airbnb where we can travel and host with likeminded people.
I’m originally from the USA, but have spent most of my adult life traveling and living in Ecuador, S.A. My husband and I love meeting new people and listening to their stories. We…
During your stay
Ilaló Lodge is the home of Ruben and Stacey who are thrilled to share their piece of paradise with you! They have lived both in the United States of America and in Ecuador for many years so they speak both English and Spanish with a large variety of cultural experiences that they love to share. They strive to leave the least amount of footprint on the earth as possible and live to enjoy life and nature at it’s fullest. They will be available for your stay.
Ilaló Lodge is the home of Ruben and Stacey who are thrilled to share their piece of paradise with you! They have lived both in the United States of America and in Ecuador for man…
Stacey is a Superhost
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House rules
Check-in: After 1:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Long term stays (28 days or more) are allowed
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No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm
Cancellation policy