Hotel Cruz del Vado
Hotel Cruz del Vado sits in a beautiful converted 1930s mansion in a smart neighbourhood of Cuenca, a charming riverside city in the south of Ecuador. The luxurious hotel features distinguished works of art by local artists and boasts just 26 rooms.
Housed in a former grand mansion, the developers of this smart boutique hotel have masterfully blended traditional and modern styles and techniques whilst preserving its essence and history
The hotel’s interiors, influenced by classic French and Italian styles, are adorned with exquisite works of art and rooms are furnished to the highest spec, exuding luxury throughout
The plush bar and restaurant located on the top floor, boasts incredible panoramic views of colonial Cuenca and the surrounding mountains
Ecuador’s varied geographical regions are carefully represented by the dishes served at the restaurant through a gourmet interpretation of homemade recipes, whilst at the bar you can linger over gorgeous sunsets with a signature cocktail
Located on the banks of the river in one of Cuenca's oldest neighbourhoods, Hotel Cruz del Vado is a perfect base for exploring this laidback city with a small-town feel. There are just 26 guestrooms which are elegantly decorated, some of which boast balconies with views across the city.
Facilities include a restaurant serving traditional Ecuadorian cuisine from each of the different provinces, and a rooftop bar with balcony to enjoy an evening drink with great views of Cuenca's skyline.
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