A Stay at Hacienda San Francisco

August 23, 2013 Travel to Ecuador No Comments

No visit to Ecuador is complete without an overnight stay at one of the many fabulous converted haciendas.

San Francisco Hacienda Room

San Francisco Hacienda Room

Haciendas are large, elegant homes, some of which are centuries old. Years ago, haciendas were country homes for the nation’s elite, and many of them have been converted into first-class lodgings.

San Francisco is one such hacienda, and it’s located in the northern province of Imbabura. The hacienda has been in the Freile family since 1640 … Continue Reading