Location and SettingLocated in the north of the city of Guayaquil in the financial, commercial and tourist center, on Joaquin Orrantia Avenue and 1st Norwest. It is located within La Gran Manzana, which is a new and modern building complex and next to the Mall del Sol, the biggest and most important shopping center in Ecuador. This mall features more than 200 stores and boutiques, entertainment center, restaurants, offices, apartments etc. The hotel is just 3 minutes away from the José Joaquín Olmedo International Airport and 3 minutes from the Simón Bolívar Convention Center.
Accommodations112 guest rooms that include 56 singles rooms and 56 doubles rooms, feature cable television, individual climate control, direct-dial telephone for domestic and international calls, mini-bar, Wifi, hair dryer, bathroom with tub.
Services and FacilitiesThe hotel offers first class amenities, a full-service restaurant, Terrace Bar, cafeteria, fitness center and spa, pool, E@ccess, meeting space, business center, 24-hour room service, and 24-hour concierge service.
It offers meeting rooms for corporate and social events up to 200 people with over 2700 square feet and 3 executive meeting rooms up to 15 people. On-site conference services assistance and audio-visual equipment are available.
Dining and EntertainmentThe hotel offers a full service restaurant, cafeteria, terrace bar and an extensive room service menu. There are four additional full service restaurants in the adjoining mall.
Sports and FitnessThe hotel offers a full service fitness center and spa with a swimming pool.
Points of InterestMalecón 2000 is an urban park on the Simón Bolívar Pier overlooking the Guayas River and home of the tall ship Guayas. There you find a mall and a park with historical monuments. The Mercado Artesanal is the largest artisan market in the city offering 240-shops. Parque Centenario is the largest park in the town centre. Guayaquil´s churches as “La Merced” or “San Francisco”, the beautiful cemetery below “Cerro el Carmen”, several museums, the Botanical Gardens and parks like the Parque Seminario in front of the Cathedral, also known as Parque de Las Iguanas or Iguana Park is home of many tame iguanas, a pond filled with colorful Japanese fish and an equestrian statue of Simón Bolívar. The old district Las Peñas is the artistic center of the city with 400-year-old houses converted into art galleries and studios and visitors can get an impression of the old, picturesque colonial Guayaquil.
ShoppingThe hotel is attached to a new shopping center, Mall del Sol, including specialized stores, boutiques and restaurants.
Additional InformationCheck-in: 1:00 pm. Check-out: 12 noon. Taxes and Gratuities: 12% VAT and 10% service. Credit Cards: All Major Cards. Languages: Spanish and English are spoken. Currency: US Dollars. Electricity: 220/110 volt.
Sonesta Hotel GuayaquilJoaquin Orrantia Av. and 1st Northwest (La Gran Manzana)
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