House-development of 11 houses in 4, landscaped parks began in 2001. These stone-based, brick-walled, terracotta-tiled and wood-columned patio houses have become principal, or second homes from which to explore Ecuador, colonial Quito, the Galapagos Islands, Amazon rainforest, nearby cloud forest and South America.
Each individually designed house has:
Bedrooms, 2: King, 2 twins. Each with a private bathroom.
Livingroom: kiva fireplace, tile floor, beamed ceiling.
Kitchen: tiled walls, cupboards, refrigerator, gas oven, micro-wave.
Patio: front, or roof, or tower with magnificent Andean countryside views.
Including: daily house-cleaning, 3rd day bed & bathroom-linens change, electricity, water, firewood. Access to hotel property, sports and wi-fi, hotel breakfasts.
House-keeper/cook available at additional cost.
Discounted Access to hotel facilities and extensive gardens and receive an approximate 30% guestroom and meals & horse-riding discount at Hacienda Cusin, and for their visiting family and friends.
Week, $900. Month, $1,800. Including taxes. Year, please request.
HOUSE SALE, 2010, From $120,000.
Fully furnished & part-furnished. Local craftsmen are available to make tailor-made furniture. Antiques are available in San Antonio & Otavalo.
Maintenance: semi-resident, includes, house-cleaning, laundry-bed/bathroom/linens -, electricity, water, firewood, landscaping, insurance, security, $250 p. month, 1-year payment, discounted 10%.
Full-resident: $300 p. month.
Semi- and full-residents, Access to hotel facilities and extensive gardens and receive an approximate 30% guestroom and meals & horse-riding discount at Hacienda Cusin, and for their visiting family and friends.
Resident Visa, 2009, requires a minimum monthly income for 2 of $1,200.
Medical: local doctor on-call. Hospital: *Metropolitan, Quito.
Dentist: Keva, Quito. International quality.
Ecuador is in the U.S. East-Coast Time-Zone.120 volts and $U.S currency.
Airlines, U.S.: LAN, JFK-Ecuador. American & LAN, Miami-Quito, -4 hours.
Continental, Houston-Quito, 5 hours. LACSA, via Cosa Rica. Delta, Atlanta.
Europe: via KLM, Iberia, American, Continental.