[flagallery gid=13 w=620 h=380] Category: Tourist superior class Cost: $$$ Rooms: 35 guest rooms and suites Location: Close to the Cotopaxi Volcano and National Park.
Who should go here: Guests looking for history and to learn more of this classic Andean hacienda, and those looking to stay close to the Cotopaxi National park.
La Ciénega, the oldest and most splendid colonial style hotel in Cotopaxi province, Ecuador. It belonged to the descendants of Marques of Maenza dating back to the seventeenth century.
La Ciénega is located about 1 and a half hours south of Quito and it is located a few minutes from the entrance to the Cotopaxi National Park. Surrounded by the Andes most magnificent snow-capped peaks, the hacienda, which was converted into a beautiful Ecuadorian mountainside lodge with two-meter thick walls carved from volcanic rock, finally opened its doors to the public in 1982, offering charm, history and tradition to those looking for it.