Our wonderful family homestay in the indigenous village of Turucu, a 20 minute walk from the charming town of Cotacachi, is a great option for travelers who want to experience authentic Ecuadorian community life. All delicious meals are included!
Multiple rooms are available in this family compound for individuals, couples or traveling groups looking to do community service, to practice their Spanish or experience community life in a small Ecuadorian village enjoying their time close in the little rural town of Cotacachi. Brand new rooms in the second floor with comfortable beds and a shared bathroom with a hot shower were just built in 2015. Rooms are also available without beds for sleeping on bedrolls with sleeping bags for bigger groups with up to 20 people. Comfortable hammocks and a small fruit and vegetable gardens are available for you to relax in.
Guests have access to the kitchen, a private guest bathroom, a shared living room with television and a PC, a Wifi-hotspot, gardens and even a space to park a vehicle.
Общение с гостями
We are a big familiy consisting of two parents, our four children and the grandparents living nearby. In a warm and accomodating family atmosphere we would love to help you practice your Spanish, learn about cooking of typical Ecuadorian dishes and make you experience our local indigenous traditions.
Другие важные подробности
As we are located at the feet of Cotacachi volcano and just 30-45 minutes away from Imbabura volcano and the Mojanda lakes we are in perfect environment for all kind of mountain experciences. Each of the mountains counts with numerous trails, which in case of Mountain Cotacachi start right at our doorstep. The range goes from easy 1-2 hour walks through the traditional mountain villages, half-day hikes through beautiful valleys and the stunning Páramo-landscapes to two-day treks up the peaks. We are the perfect basecamp for every kind of hiking and acclimatisation experience and can help you with guided tours in English language!
This is a homestay experience so guests should expect delicious food, a warm familial experience and to learn about local culture. If you are searching for an authentic Ecuadorian small town experience, in a picturesque and realxing andean atmosphere, come stay with us!
Te presentamos la oportunidad de conocer y compartir la sabiduría de los pueblos originario, en un ambiente intercultural de familiaridad (Ayllu), con las personas y la Naturaleza (Pachamama). Te brindamos la oportunidad de realizar energizaciones, apiterapia, alimentación saludable, recorridos por la naturaleza, visita a sitios con aguas termales y más opciones.