Hacienda El Porvenir functions in one of the most beautiful and privileged areas of Ecuador, Cotopaxi. Considered the highest active volcano in the world. The hacienda is a comfortable, functional and beautiful house built with native materials in keeping with the colourful customs typical of the area. The inviting living room and dining room with their lit fireplaces warmly welcome you. The hacienda has a dining room, 3 living rooms each with a fireplace, a restaurant, a bar, a small shop, and offers a variety of activities.
Just ninety minutes from Quito, in the foothills of Rumiñahui Volcano, 4km. away from the northern entrance to Cotopaxi National Park, the Hacienda El Porvenir is located in a very scenic spot, at an altitude of 3,600m, surrounded by four volcanoes, one of which is Cotopaxi. Our guests can enjoy their stay in a comfortable, functional setting. The farmhouse is made from local building material, with colours and style typical of this part of the country for hundreds of years, thus keeping the spirit and essence of Andean construction. The stables, saddle room and corrals add the touches of a real working farm.
The 6 traditional hacienda double rooms offer every comfort for a well-earned rest after an action-packed day. All have heating systems (fireplaces or electric heaters) and a private bathroom. Suites have spectacular views. Romantic, private and comfortable. Private bathroom. Suite Corazón, in the small house. Twin or queen beds, private bathroom, living-room with fireplace. Suite Cotopaxi or Family Suite, located upstairs in the farm house. Double bed and two twin beds. Private bathroom and efficient ecological wood-burner.
Honeymoon Suite, located in the farm house. Double bed, private bathroom, living-room with fireplace.
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Traditional Andean recipes with a touch of international cuisine. They use fresh, locally grown ingredients, such as different varieties of potatoes, Andean cereals like quinoa, and organic vegetables grown in nearby valleys, guaranteeing a tasty, varied and highly nutritious diet. Their bread, jams and dairy products, all homemade, make theirbreakfasts unique, with a true flavour of their own.
Horseback rides, bike renatl, walk on self-guided paths (the walk to Manto Blanco waterfall, the path across the páramo, routes passing through the communities, a visit to the reforestation project, path to the “mirador” or viewpoint), camp, plant a tree, join in their conservation work in reforestation. Play board games in the games room. Walk to the viewpoint for star-gazing on clear nights. Peruse their reference books or use their book exchange. Feed the horses, llamas and sheep. Make bread. Try your hand at the most popular games in Ecuador (table football, sapo, lazo and herraduras). Walk to the waterfall or relax and let inspiration come as you sit beside one of their warm fireplaces
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