El Relicario del Carmen

A truly historic house, El Relicario del Carmen dates back to 1705 and is beautifully renovated with great emphasis on the original details with all the comforts expected today. El Relicario Del Carmen is a historic house located in the heart of Quito offering a dining room, coffee shop and comfortable guest accommodations beautifully renovated with great emphasis on the original details, featuring air conditioning and handmade furniture. Guests will enjoy real historic surroundings of this non smoking hotel, located a block from Plaza De La Independencia, the Government Palace and other historic monuments of Quito.

Quito Tours 2017 - 2018 -  El Relicario del Carmen
Quito Tours 2017 - 2018 -  El Relicario del Carmen
Quito Tours 2017 - 2018 -  El Relicario del Carmen
Quito Tours 2017 - 2018 -  El Relicario del Carmen
Ecuador & Galapagos Family Adventure

Colonial Quito and the Galapagos Islands, permanent fixtures on the travel lists of the intrepid, are now yours to discover as a family. Hand in hand, journey through Ecuador's World Heritage Sites, cloud forests, and sail through the enchanting Galapagos Islands, coming face to face with exotic wildlife. More Info

Ecuador & Amazon Cruise Adventure

Join the voyage of a lifetime along the earth’s mightiest river — the Amazon. Cruise, canoe, walk, and explore the creatures and the cultures of the Ecuadorian Amazon. More Info

ME to WE Family: Galapagos & Amazon Volunteering

Encounter the wildlife of the Galápagos Islands and learn about daily life along the Amazon River while doing your part to make the world better. Meet Galápagos tortoises, walk the banks of the Amazon at night, learn about local culture from those who live it, and contribute to local communities on this ME to WE-inspired trip. More Info

Ecuador & Galapagos for Christmas 2017

Special 2017 Christmas departure. Availability limited!
Discover Quito’s lively Christmas Day celebrations with a private guide, then cruise the Galápagos Islands to meet the fascinating wildlife that inspired Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species. More Info

Galapagos & Quito for New Year's Eve 2017

Special 2017-18 New Year’s departure. Availability limited!
Meet the exotic creatures of the Galápagos Islands on a four-day cruise before returning to the mainland to explore the wonders of colonial Quito. More Info

Galapagos by Land & Sea

Experience the exotic wildlife of the Galapagos Islands with both a land stay and a multi-night expedition cruise. Follow in the footsteps of Darwin, with the scenic isles revealing unique face-to-face encounters each and every day. More Info

ME to WE: Machu Picchu & Amazon

Discover the wonders of Peru and Ecuador on a fascinating journey of adventure and volunteering. Tour Machu Picchu with a private guide, hike to the Sun Gate, learn the mysteries of the mighty Amazon in Ecuador and get to know the local community on this life-changing ME to WE-inspired trip. More Info

Cultures of the Ecuadorian & Peruvian Andes

Learn the history of the Inca straight from the source on a captivating journey through the Andes of Peru and Ecuador. Stroll Machu Picchu in private, barter for traditionally woven textiles in the Sacred Valley, visit ancient ruins and colonial cities in private, and so much more. More Info

Galapagos Island Hopping

Don't feel like sleeping at sea? No problem. Stay in eco-lodges and explore the exotic wildlife of the Galapagos Islands on a land-stay island hopping adventure fit for Darwin himself. More Info

Galapagos & Machu Picchu Explorer

Witness the Ecuadorian wonders of Quito and the Galapagos Islands, then explore the awe-inspiring Peruvian cities of Machu Picchu, Lima, Cusco and the Sacred Valley. More Info

Ecuador Grand Tour

From exemplary colonial architecture and rugged rural ranches, to the stunning wildlife of the Galapagos Islands and the lush Amazon rainforest, only after this in-depth discovery can you begin to comprehend the breadth of contrasts available to the intrepid traveler in Ecuador. More Info

Natural Splendor of Ecuador & Colombia

With verdant green hills, Pacific and Caribbean coasts, and the remote wildlife-rich Galapagos Islands, a combined discovery of Ecuador and Colombia gives nature lovers the escape they've been dreaming of. More Info

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Standard Rooms are individually furnished and boast original features such as beamed ceilings as well as modern amenities. The ensuite bathrooms are modern and well equipped.

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Suite

Guest Suites are individually furnished and boast original features such as beamed ceilings as well as modern amenities. The ensuite bathrooms are modern and well equipped. All rooms at Hotel El Relicario Del Carmen have TVs and private bathrooms. They also come equipped with a minibar and a safe.

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El Relicario del Carmen Restaurants

A generous buffet breakfast is served each morning, including fruit juice, freshly baked bread and pastries, eggs and cereals. The cosy dining room serves tasty meals accompanied by fine wines. The hotel’s restaurant serves a variety of Ecuadorian cuisines and international dishes.

    El Relicario del Carmen Activities

    Hotel El Relicario Del Carmen is your vacation escape to Galapagos. Guests can relax in the covered courtyard, the upstairs sitting room or the top floor room, enjoying views over the city. Despite being so close to the main square, the hotel is quiet and makes for a relaxing stay.

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