Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection

Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Guayaquil Metropolitan Cathedral

9.0/10 Superb

408 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
The price is CA $109
Price available on 07/30/2022
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Boyaca 1615, Guayaquil, Guayas
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Free airport pick-up
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Valet parking
  • Children's pool
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Conference center
  • Business center
For families
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Children's pool
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Guayaquil
  • Malecon 2000 - 6 min walk
  • Policentro - 44 min walk
  • Guayaquil Metropolitan Cathedral - 1 min drive
  • Santa Ana Hill - 4 min drive
  • San Marino Mall - 17 min drive
  • Mall del Sur - 14 min drive
  • BLS Spain Visa Application Centre Guayaquil Ecuador - 7 min drive
  • Guayaquil Convention Center - 8 min drive
  • Dr. Teodoro Maldonado Carbo Hospital - 8 min drive
  • Banco Pichincha Monumental Stadium - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Jose Joaquin de Olmedo Intl. Airport (GYE) - 10 min drive
  • Duran Train Station - 11 min drive
  • Free airport pick-up

About this property

Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection

Located just 4 mi (6.4 km) from the airport, Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection offers free pick-up service (available 24 hours). The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at La pepa de oro, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include a rooftop terrace, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center. Fellow travelers like the helpful staff and restaurant.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 181 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - anytime
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Parking

  • Covered onsite valet parking (USD 8 per day)
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • 24-hour offsite parking within 492 ft (USD 8 per day)

Transfers

  • Free airport pickup (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 6:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop

Taking the kids

  • Children's pool
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Pool table
  • Foosball
  • Table tennis

Working away

  • Business center
  • 7 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Coworking spaces
  • Conference center (9149 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1976
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Arcade/game room
  • Sauna

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Grab bar in bathtub
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Accessible bathtub
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

La pepa de oro - This family restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.
La Tortuga - This bar specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • All citizens of Ecuador will be charged the national value-added tax (12%) upon checkout. Non-residents on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days.

Optional extras

  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Parking

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Covered valet parking costs USD 8 per day
  • Parking is available nearby and costs USD 8 per day (492 ft away; open 24 hours)
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve access to the heated pool

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

Grand Hotel Guayaquil
Grand Guayaquil
Guayaquil, Ascend Collection
Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection Hotel
Grand Hotel Guayaquil an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection Guayaquil
Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection Hotel Guayaquil

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

9.0

Superb

9.3/10

Cleanliness

9.1/10

Staff & service

9.1/10

Amenities

9.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.8/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Matilde, 2-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

I like this hotel for it location, is very clean and the food is good
Felipe, 3-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

A very pleasing interlude
We traveled to Guayaquil with a group of 15 High School students and the Grand looked after us in a great way. Lovely breakfast and a pool out of a storybook!!
William, 3-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

Never agian
A "Choice" hotel which is not good. Wifi didn't work. Needed new room keys EVERy' DAY. AC noisy and inadeuate for the room size. Not a real suite.
5-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

john, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

This is an old, rundown hotel in the city center which is unsafe and dirty.
MASAMI, 6-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel very friendly
Ken, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful place to stay! In the middle of the city close to the Iguana Park and the Boardwalk. They have an outdoor pool which was a great thing to do all weekend. They have a small gym and rooftop lounge area. All the staff was SUPER friendly.
Alannah, 3-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

If you appreciate personal attention in excellent facilities with helpful staff then you will love this hotel. We have been pleased every time we stay here.
Barbara, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent property very clean and friendly food excellent overall a great experience.
Wilma, 1-night trip
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