"Criminals and thieves" Tambo Real Hotel Tip by rogpopp

Tambo Real Hotel, Quito: 39 reviews and 0 photos

I stayed at the Tambo Real several weeks, an old guy writing and working. Beautiful rooms and view of Volcan Pinchincha.But hours before my plane flight computer, camera and money $2000 total stolen from room by someone who knew exactly where to look. I told hotels staff, and the manager held a meeting my room with all staff present (including those I suspect) and accused me of lying. Then, unanncounced, several armed policemen entered, accompanied by all hotel staff, and ordered me to detail what I claimed to be stolen, and to open all my luggage in front of everyone. All very festive, everyone laughing at me because they knew I was leaving and could do nothing. I made the mistake of making good friends (I thought) and trusting Tambo Real.

Unique Qualities: Great rooms fridge, and fabulous views, but I think it is run by criminals.

Address: Av 12 De Octubre Y Patria
Price Comparison: less expensive than average
Directions: Across 12 de Octubre from National Bank Museum, and Parque Ejido
Phone: 593 2 563 820
Price: US$20-40
Theme: Hotel
Website: http://www.hoteltamboreal.com.ec/

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  • Updated Oct 20, 2005
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