Have you been looking for a hotel above all the rest? Then the boutique retreat La Casona de la Ronda surrounded by the impressive Andes in Ecuador will take you to new heights of luxury. Colonial grandeur and a spectacular location in the oldest part of the vibrant city of Quito create the perfect atmosphere for a truly romantic honeymoon. Prepare to have your breath taken away by the beauty of this South American gem.
Nestled on Quito’s oldest street La Ronda in the heart of the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site La Casona de la Ronda is just a 45-minute drive from Mariscal Sucre International Airport. You’ll be browsing colourful market stalls as you wander through the winding streets of this Andean town with its Moorish buildings and Spanish influences before heading to the middle of the world in Pichincha just outside the city.
This 18th century colonial mansion oozes old Spanish charm with a beautiful courtyard and bright and airy rooms. Each of the 22 suites is decorated with rich wooden furnishings expertly hand carved by local artisans creating an authentic Ecuadorian experience. La Casona de la Ronda will be your little oasis of tranquillity in the buzzing capital that you won’t quite want to leave behind.
Why we like it
The best way to our heart is through our stomachs and La Casona de la Ronda doesn’t disappoint with its selection of delicious regional specialties that will be sure to make your mouth water as you get a true taste of Ecuador. Add to that the rich history of the hotel and the old town which hums with activity as locals rub shoulders with tourists and you have a recipe for an unforgettable holiday. As this stunning country gets under your skin you’re sure to fall in love with it as much as we have.