Destination guide

Culturally rich Otavalo will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Otavalo. Renowned for its lake, mountain views and hot springs, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Otavalo

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Otavalo a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Poncho Plaza (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Condor Park (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Nangulvi Thermal Springs (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Quito Zoo (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Otavalo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Otavalo is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Condor Park (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Cuicocha Lake (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Laguna Cuicocha (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Cotocachi National Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • La Merced Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Yaznan Park (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Otavalo

The nearest airport is in Quito (UIO-Mariscal Sucre Intl.), located 25.3 mi (40.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Otavalo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 29 holiday rentals near Otavalo. From 10 Houses to 8 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Otavalo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Otavalo?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Otavalo. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • El Lechero: 31 holiday rentals
  • Peguche Waterfall: 31 holiday rentals
  • Tahuantinsuyo Weaving Workshop: 29 holiday rentals
  • Galeria Gabriel Ceballos Ulloa: 29 holiday rentals
  • Instituto Otavaleño de Antropología: 29 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Otavalo listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Otavalo?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 10 Houses in Otavalo. Our other popular types of Otavalo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Otavalo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 17 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Otavalo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.