Hacienda Piman lies in enchanting gardens in a beautiful valley close to Otavalo in the Andes mountains, in the north of Ecuador. Recently restored, this charming 17th-century retreat marries traditional and modern design and is considered one of the most impressive haciendas in the northern Ecuadorian Sierra.
Offering warm hospitality, personalised service and mouthwatering Ecuadorian cuisine, this luxury boutique hotel will appeal to those seeking a peaceful and remote sanctuary in a magnificent setting.
The colonial-style hacienda provides 17 simple but elegantly appointed rooms with large balconies perfect for relaxing on as you enjoy the views across the gardens and mountains.
Hacienda Piman makes an ideal base from which to explore the rich cultural heritage and natural beauty of the region. It offers a good mix of relaxation and adventure with activities including mountain biking, hiking or visiting Otavalo indigenous market.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Otavalo into a greater Ecuador & Latin America holiday. Take a look at Nature and Wildlife in Ecuador and The Galapagos as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Hacienda Piman Information
- Location and getting there:
The hacienda is situated in the Imbabura Province, close to the city of Ibarra and an hour from Zuleta. It is 2.5 hours from Mariscal Sucre International Airport.
7 rooms are found in the hacienda and a further 10 newly built cottages are located in the gardens. Each one features huge windows, high ceilings, whitewashed walls, exposed brick, antique furnishings and modern bathrooms.
Restaurant and lounge
Sitting room and library
There is a wealth of activities on offer and Lightfoot Travel can create a bespoke itinerary to ensure you have an unforgettable stay. Enjoy walking, bike rides, exploring lakes and forests in the El Angel Reserve or visiting the salt museum in Ibarra. The coastal city of Salinas is a 2-hour train ride away.
Children of all ages are welcome and there is plenty of space for them to run around.