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Ecuador Property Rentals

Ecuador Property Rentals

We recommend that most people rent before they buy. Make sure that Ecuador is the place you love and enjoy before making your committment.

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Here are rentals in alphabetical order by area.

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Cotacachi, Ecuador:

Cotacachi House For Rent.


Enjoy cozy fires at night.

Rent this charming, Cotacachi home. Just steps from the bus stop to Otavalo and Ibarra. 15 minute walk to the main square.

Fully furnished right down to the vases and teaspoons..


Three bedrooms.


Lovely garden. Super location.

Enjoy avocados and lemons from your own trees, fresh flowers for your table, comfortable beds and your large private garden. Perfect for longer term stays. The house has awesome views beautiful lawn and… garden area.


Included in the rent are all your utilities, internet and a gardener once a week.

Please email walkwithsue@gmail.com.

Here are three Ecuador apartment rental units in Cotacachi.

We have been getting many requests for apartments rentals in Ecuador.

This is a 4,000 square foot building in the center of Cotacachi, next to Inn Land of the Sun (formerly Meson de las Flores) and the main Cathedral with three rental units… each is $600 per month including utilities and broadband internet connection.

The rent is $550 a month if rented for three months.


Unit #1 is on the first and second floor.


The first floor has a living area and…


dining and…


kitchen and…


bathroom. There is an open high ceiling with a mezzanine.


a second floor bathroom and bedroom upstairs.

Unit #2 is a two bedroom unit is on the third floor.

This is the living room.


This is fully furnished with…


two bedrooms and or…


office/den and…


balcony. The kitchen…


has hardwood cabinets which had not been installed when I took this shot but are in place now.

Unit #3 is a studio on the 4th floor.


This is a loft studio with…


great light and an open feel with…


full dining area and…




These floors are among the highest points in the village and views from both units are the best around. Mornings give the sunrise over Mt. Imbabura.


Evenings offer sunset in the east on Mt. Cotacachi.


Views are great at night with the village alight.


and you can see the entire village…


and both mountains during the day.

This apartment complex is at…


a central location in Cotacachi directly across from the colonial Inn Land of the Sun (formerly Meson de las Flores). This is next to the main plaza


one block from the central plaza.

Cotacachi House Rental

Cotacachi sits between two stunning volcanoes…Mt. Imabura


and Mt. Cotacachi.


The area is largely dependent on agriculture which means the food is good, abundant and absolutely fresh. There is no night life, but after a day mountain sunshine and fresh air the nighttime is for sleeping. This is a rustic casita built three years ago. Here is the cozy living view seen from the kitchen and …


the dining area.


The house is fully furnished though the dining room is different now and the art is not included.


Here is…




kitchen which is…


about a fifth of the house.


The house is about 1,000 square feet and is a one bedroom, two bathroom house with an open…


floor plan. large dining area and…


a place to play chess, read, paint or lounge.



That’s a king size bed… the best mattress in Cotacachi (included). Plus there are plenty of hardwood closets.

However there are still…

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two bathrooms. One has…


a shower, the other bathroom has a bathtub.

This house feels like a rustic, country chalet with peaceful, quiet views from the…

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garden deck chairs in the outdoor lounging place…facing the sunrise.


This is a view from the front deck. This is a great place to hear the birds sing at dawn.

The outdoor Bar-B-Q just below.

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The house is light and bright. This is the view from the front room window.


You really feel like you are in the country but the house is only seven minutes walk to Meson de las Flores. This is the center of the village.


The house is unpainted adobe… the best type of Andean construction as it breathes well.


The house is part of the Primavera I

To reserve or for more details contact merriscott@hotmail.com


Ecuador Living subscribers are involved in opening a new Cuenca Ecuador hostel. The management of this Cuenca hostel are offering Ecuador Living subscribers a 20% discount.

This is a five star hostel Villa Nova Inn is located at Paseo 3 de Noviembre 24-06 y Escalinatas Sector “El Barranco” in Cuenca, Ecuador.


This is an attractive location overlooking Cuenca’s Tomebamba River and directly across from Parque de la Madre (Mother’s Park).


View from Cuenca Ecuador’s Hostel Villa Nova Inn


This Cuenca hostel is Ecuador’s newest intimate urban inn in this wonderful town.  Cuenca Ecuador is one of UNESCO’s World Cultural Heritage Cities.

This Cuenca hostel was developed and is run by a group of experienced Ecuadorian and American international travelers who have spent over 70 years experiencing the best in clean, friendly, comfortable, low-cost hotels, inns, and hostels throughout Ecuador, Europe, Canada, and the United States.  They put those years of experience to work in creating their motto  “Do It Right So The Guest May Sleep Tight!”

Here are a few of the initial guest comments sent to us by the management:

“First Impression – Excellent; Front Desk – Excellent; Room – Excellent; Staff – Excellent; Additional Comments – Feels like home plus Location, Location, Location” Penny Ripple (USA)

“I walked past the little hotel and went in out of curiosity.  After I set myself on staying (which was a very easy thing to do, considering the warm welcome and the looks of the clean rooms) I found that I didn’t lack anything during my stay.  The staff was very nice and helpful.  They took care of everything which was needed to make my stay a warm and delightful one, including quick inexpensive laundry service and clear explanations about Cuenca.  Oh, and plenty of smiles.  All in all, without a doubt, a wonderful place to stay.  Not to be missed.  I am looking forward to coming back.” Paul Memran (Israel)

“Thanks brothers and sisters.  Best treatment.  Best hotel.  Thanks for everything.” Guardarraya (Quito, Ecuador)


Room with a view of Cuenca’s river.

This Cuenca hostel has spacious guest rooms,. Each have have a private bathroom with plenty of hot water and and shower.


There is ample closet space, a writing desk, new comfortable mattresses, soft sheets, warm quilts — and a free continental breakfast served either in the unique Bananas Breakfast Restaurant  or on the Inn’s riverside terraces.


Ecuador Living subscribers who, at check in, provide their Ecuador Living password receive a 20% discount off the room rate.

Other amenities include the Japanese Sushi Bar and Restaurant, Sakura, located next to this Cuenca hostel.  Sakura offers an in room menu for guests who want to dine in their room or or on one of the Inn’s terraces.  The menu includes  hot and cold dishes from a simple glass of wine and appetizers to a multi-course meal of sushi, teriyaki steak, salmon, or chicken topped off by a classic brownie and ice cream with chocolate sauce.


Villa Nova Inn provides its guests with a unique combination of affordable contemporary conveniences and a quiet restful night’s sleep. There is  broadband Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and its terraces and Direct TV in the Inn’s Main Lobby.  Snacks, cold drinks, beer, wine, and coffee are also available in guest rooms  and the hostel’s sunset terraces overlooking Cuenca, the river, park, and Andes Mountains.

Villa Nova Inn is within easy walking distance of a wide variety of Cuenca’s sites of interest including:  Cuenca’s Colonial City Center, the Central Square “Parque Calderon” and  its two cathedrals.  The Cathedral Viejo, built in 1557, houses a charming museum and the “new cathedral” built in 1880 conducts numerous services throughout the week.  The colonial center also features beautiful colonial and modern  architecture, numerous museums, dozens of art galleries and indigenous shops interspersed with totally contemporary stores, and restaurants galore for all pocketbooks from $1.50 for a lunch-of-the-day to five-star dining at internationally famous restaurants.

Cuenca’s Millennium Shopping Plaza has a multi-screen movie theatre, wide variety of shops, a Super Maxi.   The Esquina de las Artes is also nearby across from the University of Cuenca.

The Banco Central Museum in Cuenca has numerous early Inca ruins.  The Centro Inter-Americano de Artes Populeres (CIDAP) and Broken Bridge Gallery Cooperative offer contemporary art and display examples at the hostel on a rotating schedule.

This Cuenca hostel is near three of Azuay Province’s medical centers — Monte Sinai, Santa Ines, and Santa Ana. Each of these Cuenca medical centers is staffed by internationally trained doctors of all disciplines. Each of these Cuenca medical centers are within walking distance or less than a 5-minute taxi ride away from Villa Nova Inn.

Alejandro Serrano Stadium is nearby and features both class A international soccer and regional soccer league matches as well as frequent music concerts by national and international stars.

Villa Nova Inn also offers first-class guided tours of Colonial Cuenca, the surrounding Andes Mountains and national parks, into the Oriente (Amazon Jungle), to a wide variety of nearby indigenous “guild villages”, and of course to the Galapagos Islands.

Reservations and additional information for Villa Nova Inn can be obtained by contacting Sonia Punin at info@villanovacuenca.com

Website www.villanovacuenca.com,

Skype: villa-nova-inn

Telephone Internationally:  593-7-283-6790

Telephone in Ecuador  07-283-6790

Address Villa Nova Inn

Paseo 3 de Noviembre 24-06 y Escalinatas Sector “El Barranco”, Cuenca, Ecuador.

Loja Ecuador:

Luxury villa in Loja Ecuador for rent.

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Villa Serena is a large, well furnished luxury home with six bedrooms and suites.

All rooms have high-tech LCD TVs, DVD players, safes and iPod docking stations.

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All beds are either king or queen size and in all cases, are fitted with comfortable mattresses with high thread cotton sheets.

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Villa Serena can accommodate twelve guests (five couples and two singles with three additional daybeds available for children or single guests.

Each bathroom is utterly unique and several bathrooms have a Jacuzzi as well as shower.

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Villa Serena offers style, every modern convenience but is steeped in colonial charm. The villa is built around a magnificent courtyard with a fountain and wide corridors.

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There is also a top-of-the-line kitchen with all modern appliances.

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There is a formal dining room, bar and comfortable outdoor and indoor seating areas, a three-car garage.

You can see the low rates for rental of this Loja Ecuador Villa Serena here.

You can get the sales price and details from the owner Dario Espinosa at javier200@hotmail.com

Montanita Beach:


Many readers have purchased homes in Ecuador that they would like to rent.

Here is a large Ecuador beach rental in Montanita.

For inquiries, please, do not contact me. Please contact the owner, Kim Anh Whiting at here email or phone number below.

Ecuador Beach Rental Location: Montanita, Ecuador. (Guayaquil Airport) 184km/2.5 Hrs;La Libertad 1 Hr).


Accommodations: Villa, 8 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 6.5 Baths (Sleeps 16-20).

This private Oceanfront Villa “Delfin Feliz” has eight bedrooms, six and a half baths, right on the beautiful Pacific beach between San Jose and San Francisco De Las Nunez. Located in a private, quiet, upscale gated neighborhood area 5 miles from Olon beach and 7 miles from Montañita; 25-cent bus ride from the front of the house takes 10 minutes. Montañita world-class surfing by day and restaurants/bars/dancing by night.


Upstairs two master suites open onto the huge balcony vista view to the Pacific Ocean. King-size beds.

Two more master suites downstairs, one opens to the huge veranda (can sit up to 30 people) with vista view to the Pacific Ocean. Total of four king-size beds downstairs and upstairs. Four more bedrooms downstairs with Queen and Twin and Single Beds. Full baths in between the rooms.

You will love this private villa. Great value for your money.

Beautiful landscaped yard with coconut palms, orchids, fruit trees, hammocks, and gardens. Surrounded by a wall for privacy with a gate to the beach; and brick wall with gate for car entrance.


Helpers will greet you with a smile and make sure your vacation is most relaxing and enjoyable. They can help you bargain for fresh fish and vegetables daily on the beach side or in front of the house. Enjoy your vacation, leave the cooking and cleaning to them with a small fee, talk to them and they will do what they can to make your vacation a most relaxed and happy one.

Perfect place for a wedding on a private beach and family get together. The most beautiful vista view of the ocean for your surfing, swimming, sunbathing, biking, running and walking, or just relax on your huge veranda (seats up to 30 peoples) with beautiful bamboo cathedral ceiling. Let the ocean waves rock you to sleep or wake up to the sound of the humpback whales and dolphins. Gaze at night hundreds of beautiful colorful stars for you to count.

The village of La Entrada, one mile to the north is where you will find a famous bakery. Also you also will find small convenience stores and restaurants.

Helpers can arrange taxi for you to visit Samai Spa, a 5 minute taxi ride from the house $3 dollars each way. Relax in the beautiful rain forest and have the best massage in the world.



Washer, Dryer, Linens Provided, Covered Parking, Off Street Parking, Beds, King Beds (4), Double Beds (4)Twin/Single Beds (4), Children’s Bed, Entertainment TV (No Cable/Satellite), DVD, Full Kitchen, Cooking Utensils Provided, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Microwave, Catering Available: Contact Tania Turner at Samai Spa

Outdoor Features: Deck/Patio: Huge Oceanfront landscaped yard stepping down from veranda where you can sunbathe during the day and watch the millions of stars at night. Balconies (2) : Beautiful vista view of the Pacific Ocean. Very private for your relaxation and intimacy moments. Lanai: Huge Oceanfront veranda can sit up to 30/40 people. Beautiful sunset night. View/Location Beachfront , Oceanfront, Mountain Views, Other Amenities:

Helpers on site 7 days, 24 hours a day and will perform housekeeping and cooking for additional fee, Suitability, No Pets Allowed, Smoking Not Allowed, Activities (on site and nearby), Shopping, Sightseeing, Restaurants, Rafting, Kayaking, Boating, Waterskiing, Parasailing, Shelling, Swimming, Snorkeling/Diving, Surfing, Windsurfing, Biking, Hiking, Fishing, Health/Beauty Spa.

Other Activities: Samai Spa/Massage/Restaurant 5 minute taxi ride, rock collecting on the beach. Rent: 8 Brdm; 6 ½ Baths on the beach. Payment Paypal Accepted. Call or email for sort and long term rental at special prices. Phone (804) 874-5276 or (804) 364-9198 (Virginia, USA) You can see the entire offer at the owners’ Ecuador beach rental website.

For inquiries, please contact the owner, Kim Anh Whiting, directly at Kimmi0302@gmail.com

Punta Blanca Ecuador beach rentals:


Punta Blanca is located on the Ruta del Sol, north of Salinas, in Santa Elena, Ecuador.

This luxury rental offers many accommodations overlooking a spectacular ocean front location.


Available at one day, week or monthly rates with airport pickup and a shuttle service from Guayaquil.


There is both beach front and indoor air conditioned dining.


Guest Passes to the yacht clubs and water park are available along with
pool side food, bar service, room service and breakfast in bed.


This resort stretches along 3 miles of the white sandy, tropical Punta Blanca Beach.


All rooms feature: Air conditioning; Cable TV; Safe rental; Balcony or terrace; Coffee Maker; Iron and ironing board; Radio-Alarm clock; Private bathroom; Hair dryer; Mini-fridge; Queen size beds, sitting area with sofa bed, additional to above amenities.


Living area.


For more details contact Marcel Newberg at marcelnewberg@me.com

San Clemente Beach:

Vistazul Rentals


Vistazul condos in San Clemente.

A number of Ecuador Living subscribers own and rent their Vistazul units.


Vitsazul hotel and…


These are two bedroom, two and a half bath 1,200 square foot units with sea view 133 steps from the beach and clubhouse with…


swimming pool… empty beach and…


tennis courts and spa.

Contact Kjetil Haugan at kjetil@haugancruises.com

Palmazul Beach Penthouses


View from the Palmazul penthouse


Renovated Palmazul restaurant looking east.

We are renting two penthouses at the Palmazul hotel that just completed a renovation. There is a new kitchen, new furniture, an infinity pool, new decking and new outside furniture, new bar.

The penthouses have also been renovated with A/C, new wood trimmings and updated bathrooms.

Here are photos of these rental units.


Kitchen and


View from bedroom

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bedroom and…


The penthouse is on the top floor here at Palmazul and includes the swimming pool, tennis courts… and a spa.

The penthouse is right on the beach and is available for rent. These units are fully equipped for longer term stays… kitchen… with full size fridge.

Living room with a view…

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two large private balconies with these views and great…



This is an ideal place to stay if you want to travel the coast and get to know this stretch of Ecuador’s coast from Manta to Canoa where a great deal of the beach expansion is now taking place.

See more about the San Clemente penthouses and San Clemente Ecuador here.

Salinas Beach Coastal Ecuador:

Salinas, Ecuador, beach access rental for $450 a month.


2 bedroom, 1 bath ocean view furnished unit at $450 per month or $250 per week low season (now through November). See details here.

Vilcabamba Ecuador Rentals:




Lodge La Molienda:

This is a small Lodge located close and inside a Vilcabamba Club with scenic views.


There are two suites of 500 sq.feet (including the kitchens).


One apartment is 1,000 square feet.


Two houses are 1,600 square feet each.


All are fully furnished and equipped. Club services and laundry room are available. Prices range from $500 to $1,100 per month $30 to $80 a day.

Details are available from Manuel Vivanco at manuelvivancoriofrio@hotmail.com

Ecuador is a beautiful country. If you agree come and stay… for a while to begin and see if Ecuador is the place where you want to be.


Learn how to offer your Ecuador rental at this site.

See Ecuador real estate tours here.

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its annual arts festival. 


June 21-22-23  Super Thinking + Spanish  St. Charles, MO  Single $699  /  Couple $899 (Teacher Mark Frakes)

July 5-6-7  Super Thinking + Spanish  Sarasota, Florida  Single $699  /  Couple $899  (Teacher Mark Frakes)

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August 16-17-18  Super Thinking + Spanish  St. Charles, MO  Single $699  /  Couple $899 (Teacher Mark Frakes)

August 31-September 1-2  Super Thinking Writer’s Camp  West Jefferson, NC  (Gary & Merri Scott)

September 27-28-29  Super Thinking + Spanish  St. Charles, MO  Single $699  /  Couple $899 (Teacher Mark Frakes)

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Enroll here $799.   Couple $999 (Gary & Merri Scott)

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Enroll here $799.   Couple $999  (Gary & Merri Scott)

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