Welcome to The Secret Garden Cotopaxi

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Mixed Dorm with Fireplace $95pp3D/2N

A spacious, mixed dorm for 8 to 10 guests with comfy beds, bedside lights, woodstove/fireplace and individual lockers. Included in Normal Price Three meals a day! A complete breakfast, lunch...

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The Hill House $145pp3D/2N

With spectacular views in every direction, The Hill House has an open-plan master bedroom leading into the lounge area. There is a separate bedroom with bunk beds for 4,...

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The Private Cabañas $120pp3D/2N

These comfortable 2 level cabins offer private bathroom (and bath tub!), woodstove/fireplace and a spacious double bed on the second floor. For an extra charge we can add a...

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The Hobbit Homes $115pp3D/2N

Buried into the side of the mountain overlooking the croquet lawn, our new Hobbit Homes stay warm & cozy at night and offer spectacular views. The bathrooms are close...

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The Birdhouses $115pp3D/2N

Our “Birdhouses” are nestled up in the trees in a secluded part of the property. As well as spectacular views and privacy, the Birdhouses have carpeted floors, a well-insulated...

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The Playhouse $95pp3D/2N

There’s plenty of character in this small cabin. It has a comfortable sleeping loft on the “second floor” with a standard double mattress, electricity, bedside reading lights etc. The Playhouse is...

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Activities and Adventure


  • Cotopaxi Summit

     Summit of the world's highest active volcano approx 5900m (nearly 19,000ft) See more

  • Get high on a huge volcano

    The world's highest active volcano on your doorstep See more

  • High altitude Cloud Forest

    and waterfalls, and hummingbirds, and orchids, and Puma! See more

  • Trekking

    Discover the beauty of the Andean Paramo See more

  • Horseriding

    Across the spectacular High Andean Plains See more

"The best hostel in South America"

Situated less than two hours from Quito, it is the ideal location for the adventure seekers, as well for the people who just want to relax and get away from it all.