LEARN MORE ABOUT HOTEL MAMA CUCHARA

HISTORICAL HOTEL FULL OF ART AND CULTURE

In this plot and gardens, Juanita Terrazas Monsalve, a resident of this house, brought together several liberal conspirators such as Abelardo Moncayo and Roberto Andrade, among others, between March and August 1875, with the aim of forging the assassination of conservative president Gabriel García Moreno. This is how, on August 6, in a corner of the Quito Cathedral, they killed the president with firearms and with the help of Faustino Rayo’s machete.
Historical memory on the inauguration day of this Hotel on November 23, 2017 Located in the Historic Center of Quito – the best preserved and least altered historic center in Latin America according to UNESCO Cultural Heritage of Humanity – the Hotel Mama Cuchara enjoys a privileged location ideal among the other hotels in the historic center. Within walking distance of Plaza de Santo Domingo, La Ronda, and many other historic attractions in the city.
True to the Art Hotels brand concept, Hotel Mama Cuchara indulges discerning travelers with a private art collection, complemented by rotating exhibits from various artists
Ecuadorians. Proceeds from art sales directly benefit artists and their community.
Hotel Mama Cuchara gives new life to the Historic Center of Quito, linking the service and design of the Art Hotels Ecuador brand with the charm of the Historic Center.
Across all of our properties, the ethos is the same – passionately blending the new with the old and creating an artistically creative approach to luxury hospitality..

RESTAURANT

LA PLAZA

TYPICAL FOOD

ROOFTOP BAR

EL SANTO QUE DA MARIDO

OPEN DAILY

ROOMS

DELUXE-SUPERIOR-PREMIUM-LUXURY

COMFORT

4

SUITES

26

ROOMS

14

EMPLOYEES

26

SERVICES

ACTIVITIES INCLUDED FOR ALL OUR GUESTS

CULTURAL AGENDA

MUSIC HERITAGE

Enjoy a unique presentation of traditional Ecuadorian instruments used throughout time to create indigenous music. Our associates will be happy to explain how they are used and guide anyone who wants to play along.

GASTRONOMIC CULTURE

Interactive workshop with our Chef where you can enjoy preparing typical Ecuadorian dishes such as: lots of yucca, bolones, corviche, empanadas, ceviche. In the end, take the recipe home along with your satisfied palate.

COCKTAILS

Our mixology seeks to highlight the local products and traditional flavors of the region such as blackberries, which when accompanied with a touch of whiskey result in one of our flagship cocktails at Hotel Cruz del Vado, this and much more you can discover in our cocktail class. Andean.

ECUADORIAN LEGENDS

In a cozy corner of our hotel, enjoying a delicious Ecuadorian coffee, our host associate tells legends of the neighborhood and myths of the city, transporting us to ancient times.

WELCOME TOAST

A warm welcome from our Hotel Manager who briefly explains the property, city and current events. This toast is made in our rooftop bar accompanied by a special Canelazo of the house.

PACARI TASTING

A warm welcome from our Hotel Manager who briefly explains the property, city and current events. This toast is made in our rooftop bar accompanied by a special Canelazo of the house.

ON-SITE ART

Accompany our Concierge to tour our corridors and admire the art collection on display, while they share with you anecdotes and little-known details about the artist and his works.

MADE IN ECUADOR

We foster our relationships with our local suppliers and artisans. They are invited to exhibit their products made in the country in our hotels. In addition, our guests in the company of the Concierge visit the workshops to learn their creative process and buy handicrafts first-hand.