Cafe Cultura

This 26-room colonial-style hotel is conveniently located near Quito's museums, main shopping areas and the best cafes and restaurants in town. Originally a family home and then the residence of the French Cultural Center, the ground floor features a wood-paneled library (complete with guidebooks, magazines, and newspapers), a café, reception area, and three stone-carved fireplaces. Friendly and efficient English-speaking hotel staff is on hand to assist you with your needs.