Quito will likely find its way onto your Ecuadorian travel itinerary. Surrounded by mountains and volcanoes, the setting for this capital city is spectacular. The city itself packs in lots of historical and cultural charm, both in its buildings and the local people. You can visit the historic district known as Old Town to see colonial architecture and old churches. The plaza here is also a good place to post up and people watch. To get a good view of the city, head to the lookout at El Panecillo.
Hotel Reina Isabel is set with the La Mariscal district of Quito. It’s near a number of restaurants, shops, and grocery stores. The staff here is friendly and attentive. They work hard to make their guests’ experience in Quito as pleasant and smooth as possible.
The hotel’s 100 guestrooms and suites are well appointed and attractive. They feature custom linens, original artwork, and German laminate floors. The marble bathrooms have soaking or Jacuzzi spa tubs, as well as a hair dryer and makeup mirror. The rooms are loaded with electronic goodies, including high-speed Wi-Fi, iPod docks, a cable TV, and Blu-ray player. The bed is made with hypoallergenic materials and comfy pillows. Air conditioning and heating keep rooms’ the ideal temperature, and there is a safety deposit box where you can store valuables.
A complimentary breakfast is offered to guests each morning—this features a wide range of food and fruit. During other times of the day, you can visit the hotel’s restaurant, Lumo, for international options. If you’re looking for a more casual atmosphere, then head to the Argento Lounge, where you’ll find mouthwatering dishes paired alongside cocktails, wine, and beer.
If you’re in need of exercise or relaxation, the onsite Azure gym and spa has you covered. The fitness room here is equipped with a range of machines – including treadmills, stationary bikes, elliptical machines, and resistance weights – that will get your heart pumping and muscles toned. Alternatively, you might choose to unwind with a relaxing massage or steam bath at the spa.