La Casa del Camino Mindo
La Casa del Camino Mindo is a rustic style hostel located in the lush forest of Mindo, Ecuador. Surrounded by green mountains this sub-tropical valley is home to the larges bird count in the world, beautiful waterfalls, hiking trails and extreme sport attractions. Our hostal offers private cabins with full bathroom that have a splendid view of the property. We offer restaurant service for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The restaurant has an open view to Mindo's forest and lush vegetation that's all around.
Our guests can count with professional friendly service. We speak fluent English and enjoy making our guests feel at home. At La Casa del Camino Mindo our guests can relax and enjoy the best of nature. The property is planted with local fruit trees that attract many types of bird species such as the humming birds amongst others. We also have pond filled with water plants and frogs that offer during mating season a frog concert after sunset. The property is approximately 2000 sq meters and offers our guests the opportunity to walk and see the fruit trees as well as pick some fruit for snaking.
We have Wi-Fi access available at no extra cost to our guests and a communal sitting area where guests can enjoy relaxing, reading a book or socilize.
Tours around Mindo can be arranged at our reception as well as transportation.
At La Casa del Camino Mindo we have ecological cabins built with recycled wood and shared rooms available.
Private Cabins: Accommodate 2 or 3
-double cabin comes with a double comfortable bed with linens, towels, soap, shampooo, full bathroom w/warm water and a splendid view.
-cabin for three comes with bunk beds & single bed, all beds with linens, towels, soap, shampoo, full bathroom w/warm water and a splendid view.
-Double Rooms w/shared bathroom come with a double bed, linens, towels, soap, shampoo, shared bathroom w/warm water shower.
Restaurant service is available for breakfast, lunch & dinner. We offer continental breakfast, Mindo's typical dishes like tilapia, chicken, beef and pork, plantain in a variety of recepies and fresh fruit juices from local fruit, sodas and beer. We can also accommodate our guests if they need a personal menu.
We offer our kitchen as a communal kitchen if our guest would like to use it.
We have a parking area for vehicles inside our gated property.
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B&B Facilities & Policies
- Airport transfers
- Breakfast Included
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- No Curfew
- Pet Friendly
- Swimming Pool
- Taxes not included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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La Casa del Camino Mindo is located in Mindo, Ecuador just 1.5 hours from Quito the capital.
By car: Wether you're arriving by public or private transportation you will find that the roads are well maintained and offer a quick way to get to Mindo.
-Safe public transportation is available to and from Mindo. From Quito the public bus will cost you at the Ofelia bus station. You may visit our website for bus schedule www.exploremindo.com. When arriving by bus to Mindo, you can contact us via phone or email letting us know your date and time of arrival to Mindo and we can accommodate to meet you at Mindo�s bus station and transport you to La Casa del Camino at no additional cost.
-We can also arrange for private transportation to Mindo or any part of Ecuador (at additional cost). Please
contact us if you would like to make a reservation for private transportation.
Driving to Mindo:
From Quito you will need to take La via Occidental to Mitad del Mundo (center of the earth), from there you can follow the road Via Calacali La Independencia and pass Calacali head towards Nanegalito. Once in Nanegalito you keep on the main road and head towards Mindo, you are about 35 minutes from the main entrance to Mindo. Next point is La Y (ye) de Mindo, there will be a large bird (cock of the rock) at the entrance to your left. Turn left to enter Mindo and you will descend down a road that will take about 15 minutes before you start to see a town. Our hostel is located 1 minute before arriving to Mindo's downtown. Keep an eye out for Colegio Tecnico Ecuador, we will be right accross from the main gated entrance to this school.
At La Casa del Camino Mindo we provide guiding services to our guests and can assist in planning their daily tours. There is a variety of attracions for all ages starting with bird watching, canopy zip lines, tubing, canyoning, rappel, trekking, sightseeing at The Protected forest Nambillo, butterfly farms, orchid farms, The Chocolate Tour, frog concert and any activity you would like to do can be arranged from La Casa del Camino Mindo.
Mindo has bars available for partying and dancing.