A familiar environment in a comfortable mountain home near the beautiful Cotopaxi National Park, located only 2kms away from the south entrance in the protected área, it is 400 meters from the panamerican highway, into the quiet, large and beautiful landscape. We have a marvelous view of the north and south peaks of Illinizas and the marvelous Cotopaxi Volcano.
We are very happy to receive you in our property, you can arrive before or after your visit to Cotopaxi.
CHECK IN: FROM 1 PM CHECK OUT: FROM 8:00 TO 10:30
In agreement with the policies of Cotopaxi National Park, tourists may enter in the protected áreas until 3pm
FROM NORTH – BY CAR
In your own or rented vehicle it is very easy to arrive, if you are arriving from Quito or another place in the North we have two points of access easily identifiable
- Later after crossing a bridge and continuing on the highway for 1.5km you Will encounter a gas station (P&S), from the same direction in a few meters you Will see a sign that indicates the quickest way to Cuscungo H&L, continue for a few meters on the only road to arrive a Cuscungo máximum time from the panamerican high way is 2 minutes)
FROM SOUTH – BY CAR
At the south entrance cross under the vehicle bridge, later enter from the right, and after coming to the first roundabout take the first right and cross over the same bridge. When crossing the bridge you have two easily accesible options:
- Exit the panamerican highway from the direction Norte Sur after encountering the gas station P&S, from here continue a few meters and enter the next road on the right, there you Will meet a sign that indicates the location of Cuscungo, continue a few minutes and arrive at the hostel.
WALKING FROM NORTH
If you are coming on public transport you can stop at the P&S Gas station and walk a few meters in the South direction, and eventually come across a sign indicating the location of Cuscungo.
Later continue on the only route approximately 7 minutes and then arrive at our property.
WALKING FROM SOUTH
You can tell the bus driver to let you off at the zone of the town El Chasqui at the top of the pedestrian bridge closest to the bus station. Later you can stay at the small pedestrian bridge and cross from the other side of the Panamerican highway and arrive at a sign indicating you to the direction of Cuscungo. (máximum time walking 15 minutes)
NOTICE AND TIPS
If you have trouble communicating with the bus drivers or local people, please let us know in advance the estimated hour of your arrival via whatsapp or call us at: +593999813856 or +593987476993
To arrange the best and most economical way, or free, for you to arrive safe and sound at our hostel.
If you are at the entrance to the Panamerican highway close to the large vehicle bridge, you can take a White pickup truck with a green stripe, request them to take you to Hostel Cuscungo, after the P&S Gas station of Chasqui. $3 maximum
If you are coming from the Latacunga bus terminal we can recommend you another option; you can take a bus from the company LASSO (green buses), which have signs that indicate to EL CHASQUI, this route takes around one hour, but the advantage is that you Will be dropped off at the entrance of CUSCUNGO and you Will go through various Andean villages where you can take time to appreciate the economic and cultural activities of this region. $1.00 from Latacunga, the buses leave every hour ( Monday to Saturday)
We can also organize and reserve private transportation for you from which location you need; Quito, Banos, Latacunga, Quilotoa or others.
In the same manner we can manage your transportaion from the destinations most important in this región of the country. The cost is for vehicles. if you are coming with more Friends, you can share the price.
OTHER TRASPORTS (QUILOTOA LOOP)
There is frequent transportation from the destinations such as Quilotoa Loop (Sigchos, Isinlivi)
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WE also offer services for luggage storage, you can leave your bags for free and after return to retrieve them, or we can coordinate for an additional cost to send your bags to the location and hour you indicate.
If you are hiking the Quilotoa Loop Trek:
SPECIAL DEAL TRASPORTATION.
Groups of mínimum 4 persons Will have a special discount of 30% for private transport from Cuscungo Cotopaxi hostel to:
Sigchos (Starlight Inn Hostel) or Isinlivi (Llullu Llama).