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15 minutes away from Cuenca´s historic downtown, it´s located, Hosteria Duran. This boutique hotel has lots of history. The house was originally built in the 1930´s by Don Ricardo Duran the grandfather of the traditional family. Nonetheless, in the 1980´s was built the actual hotel as an exquisite option for those looking to relax and have a nice place to stay nearby Cuenca, but without the crowd. 

One the main attraction of this hotel is the thermal water pool, which it´s claimed to reduce the stress as well as having medicinal properties, but this is not the only attraction of Hosteria Duran and its surroundings areas. In fact, the enchanting city of Cuenca has captured the attention of many foreigners, so its cultural movement is fantastic. Besides that, Cuenca is the second colonial city of Ecuador, after Quito, and it dates from the 16th century, and it is also a World Heritage Site. Locals claim that this charming city is better than the capital due to its lovely weather, clean streets and more.

Some of the attractions that Cuenca has in its historic district are the Immaculate cathedral, San Francis Church, the Flower Plaza, the Modern Art Museum, the Abdon Calderon Park, just to mention some of the interesting places. However, there are also important natural places that surround the city such as Caja National Park or the Inca ruins.

Finally, Hosteria Duran with its 36 comfortable and relaxing rooms are waiting for you and do not forget to visit the hotel´s restaurant, the Tucuman, with its award winning menus.



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