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El Quetzal de Mindo: stay in a Chocolate factory!

SuperhostMindo, Pichincha, Ecuador
Private room in guest suite hosted by Barbara
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bath
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We rent a few rooms in our place in Mindo, Ecuador. This room has a mountain view overlooking Mindo. We have an amazing restaurant and award-winning chocolate factory on site. We include a great breakfast and a chocolate making tour with your reservation. Mindo is a great place to visit and relax in the lush cloud forest. World-renowned for birdwatching. There are many activities to do in Mindo including hiking to waterfalls, butterfly gardens, situated in a protected national cloud forest.

The space
El Quetzal is a bed and breakfast in Mindo, Ecuador. Just downstairs you can see the entire artisan process of chocolate making. Up in your room you get a view overlooking the tiny town of Mindo and beautiful mountains with primary rain forest, known for world-class birding, butterflies, orchids, waterfalls, and chocolate! Your room includes the best breakfast in Mindo and a chocolate tour. We are also a coffee roastery. Full restaurant on site. Organic gardens supply food for restaurant.

Guest access
Tour de chocolate, cerveza artesanal, tranquilidad. Garden, outdoor areas to sit and relax. We have an evening tour where we make chocolate the way the native Ecuadorians made chocolate 5,000+ years ago. This is a celebration where we have music and everyone pitches in making a chocolate beverage.

Other things to note
Mindo is very calm and the main square in town is a few easy strolling blocks from El Quetzal.
We rent a few rooms in our place in Mindo, Ecuador. This room has a mountain view overlooking Mindo. We have an amazing restaurant and award-winning chocolate factory on site. We include a great breakfast and a chocolate making tour with your reservation. Mindo is a great place to visit and relax in the lush cloud forest. World-renowned for birdwatching. There are many activities to do in Mindo including hiking to w… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wi-Fi
Dedicated workspace
Essentials
Smoke alarm
Free street parking
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Mindo, Pichincha, Ecuador

We are very close to everything in Mindo yet enough out of town to relax.

Mindo es muy tranquilo y es cerca del pueblo de Mindo.

Hosted by Barbara

Joined in August 2012
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I am from Michigan and I am an artisan chocolate maker. I also have a restaurant and chocolate making business in Mindo, Ecuador. We rent a few rooms in our place. We have chocolate making tours both in Mindo, Ecuador and in Dexter, Michigan. We have had over 60,000 people come to our tours in the last 10 years. I have two websites with more information: El Quetzal de Mindo and Mindo Chocolate Makers.
I am from Michigan and I am an artisan chocolate maker. I also have a restaurant and chocolate making business in Mindo, Ecuador. We rent a few rooms in our place. We have chocolat…
During your stay
There are many things to do in Mindo. Visit the butterfly garden, the orchid garden, hike to the waterfalls, a world class bird tour, night or day bike tours. ziplines, tubing, canyoning, etc. And of course our two different chocolate tours.

~Barbara
There are many things to do in Mindo. Visit the butterfly garden, the orchid garden, hike to the waterfalls, a world class bird tour, night or day bike tours. ziplines, tubing, can…
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Check-in: 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
No smoking
No pets
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