Hacienda La Alegria is a family horse farm located in the heart of Ecuador´s panoramic Volcano Valley. It offers personalized horseback riding vacations, dairy farm animal activities and alpacas. Rooms at La Alegria have traditional country-style décor with yellow walls and solid wood furniture. All have private bathrooms, rustic wood floors and ceilings, and ample windows with scenic farm views. Guests at La Alegria can visit Cotopaxi Volcano, 1-hour drive from the hotel. Hike or relax in the picturesque flowered courtyard and rose garden, featuring a decorative water fountain. There is home-made breakfast, lunch and dinner included in the rate, as well as day ride close to the hacienda. Hacienda La Alegria is 37 mi from Mariscal Sucre International Airport and 45 minutes' drive from Quito.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Free private parking available at the hotel


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No credit card needed. All options are bookable without a credit card.

Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Kristen
    United States of America United States of America
    This Hacienda is an amazing 200 acre horse and cow farm. The riding trails go through beautiful valleys with mountain and volcano views. It is a family run property with the main house over 100 years old. The guest facilities are new and modern...
  • Bernie
    Canada Canada
    Lots of history and character but well maintained and cared for. There is a lot of pride in this establishment and it shows in every detail. Gabriel and his family and staff go out of their way to ensure a pleasant stay including accommodating our...
  • Michel
    Belgium Belgium
    la hacienda est magnifique les randonnées à cheval sont très bien organisées les chevaux sont magnifiques la cuisine et la gentillesse des hôtes et du personnel j’ai pu initier mes enfants a l’équitation et ils ont adoré ! Merci Mauricio :-)

Hotel area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Hacienda La Alegria
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Happy hour
  • Themed dinners
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Walking tours
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Hacienda La Alegria takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM


From 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 6 are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

6 - 16 years
Extra bed upon request
$35 per child, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 6 and up are allowed)


Pets are not allowed.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please inform Hacienda La Alegria of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Hacienda La Alegria

  • Hacienda La Alegria has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

  • Room options at Hacienda La Alegria include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Twin

  • Hacienda La Alegria is 350 feet from the center of Hacienda La Alegría. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Hacienda La Alegria may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hacienda La Alegria offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Hiking
    • Game room
    • Happy hour
    • Horseback riding
    • Cooking class
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Walking tours
    • Themed dinners

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hacienda La Alegria on this page.

  • Check-in at Hacienda La Alegria is from 9:00 AM, and check-out is until 11:00 PM.