The Casa Gangotena is an enchanting boutique hotel set on the edge of San Francisco Plaza, a site that dates back to the time of the Inca, perched right in the beating heart of Quito’s Old Town. This divine mansion is bedecked in art nouveau and art deco stylings, adorned with hand-painted ceilings, wood paneling, friezes and more. Casa Gangotena’s tasteful design extends to the sumptuous restaurant, bar, and outdoor areas, with plenty of attractive spaces to choose from. You could unwind with a cup of coffee on the rooftop terrace, spying the beautiful buildings of Quito all around you. Or retreat to the serene walled garden for a moment of peaceful relaxation. This boutique hotel in Quito goes above and beyond to make your stay an unforgettable one. You can take your pick from an array of experiences, such as historical tours and culinary activities, all offered free of charge.

Rooms at Casa Gangotena

Your abode at Casa Gangotena will delight and comfort you in equal measure. Sleep in an opulent room or suite with tall ceilings and windows, billowing drapes, art deco furniture and luxe textiles. You’ll have air conditioning, an ensuite with a bathtub and shower, and an inviting king-size or double bed. Many come with views of the plaza, and some suites also flaunt private balconies.

Experiences at Casa Gangotena

The warm service, delicious cuisine and complimentary activities are the highlights of Casa Gangotena. You’ll enjoy the:

Mouth-watering Ecuadorian fare (and High Tea) at the in-house restaurant.
Rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the city.
Tranquil walled garden with native plantlife.
Handsome wood-panelled bar serving cocktails.
Guided walking tours of the Old Town of Quito.
Cookery classes with the chef and chocolate tasting sessions.
Behind-the-scenes tours of the Gangotena mansion.
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If sustainability is top of mind, you’ll be pleased to know that Casa Gangotena is a carbon-neutral hotel, offsetting emissions, recycling, and reducing 30% of its plastic usage.


27 miles from Mariscal Sucre International Airport.