10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ambato, Ecuador - Updated 2021

Airbnb Ambato

Popularly known as San Juan de Ambato, this beautiful city is situated on the banks of the Ambato River. Located in Ecuador’s central Andean Valley region, Ambato is the capital of Tungurahua province and often referred to as the “City of Flowers and Fruits.” Ambato is quite popular with tourists in February as thousands of visitors from all around the world gather to be a part of the Carnival celebrations. At this time of the year, when festivities are in the air, travelers enjoy watching bullfights and parades. A visit to the Juan Montalvo or Colegio Bolívar museums is a must for history enthusiasts as they can observe innumerable displays and archaeological artifacts depicting the city’s past. The city has some beautiful churches such as San Francisco, La Merced, or the La Medalla Milagrosa. From historic country homes, the bustling streets of downtown, huge parks, to central streets and plazas, Ambato is throbbing with vibrancy. Here’s a look at some of the best Airbnbs in Ambato, Ecuador.

1. Three-bedroom modern and spacious townhouse (from USD 34)

Located in the central region of Ecuador, this modern and beautiful abode allows six guests at a time. Nestled amidst the Eucalyptus forest, guests can enjoy a relaxing stroll in the forest. The kitchen is fully equipped with amenities like a microwave, refrigerator, and coffeemaker to make sure guests can prepare their own meals and enjoy them in the comfort of their private balcony. Travelers with cars need not worry as free parking is available in the premises. This spacious townhouse is only 10 minutes by car from downtown and a 30-minute drive from Banos.

Modern Luxury Home in Ambato
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
161 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable and the blankets warm
a very nice comfortable clean apartment
it was a very clean place and a great value for the price
the house was fully furnished clean and had everything you needed
very clean and very safe diego was very responsive and helpful about our stay
this is a great place very comfortable and clean
they were very lovely and informative hosts
diego was a great host
roxana is an excellent person and host
diego was an amazing host the house was also very comfortable
diego is a great host with a beautiful and modern house
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2. Charming and luxurious condo in central Ambato (from USD 69)

This luxurious two-story condo is in the central region of Ambato and it accommodates six guests. Availability of room darkening shades will help you relax during broad daylight. If you are not in the mood to go out, spend some time in the garden area or enjoy a glass of wine in the comfort of your room while admiring the natural beauty and the volcanoes surrounding the region. This rental is easily accessible from multiple restaurants, shops, and the Mall of the Andes.

Villa Palermo 5 - Luxury Apartment for 6
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
43 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
complete gorgeous kitchen
beautiful apartment and terrific views
lots of nice amenities and spectacular views from the living/dinner room windows
we were able to enjoy some coffee in a nice kitchen
comfortable modern apartment
everything was clean and new
the apartment was very clean
clean well located and the owners are super attentive
jorge was very kind and thoughtful
jorge was friendly and answered all our questions promptly
jorge was very helpful and quick to respond to our initial queries
jorge is a wonderful host the place is clean and comfortable
excellent communication with the host when needed and centralized location
i recommend this place to anyone planning on staying in the ambato area
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3. Cozy and comfortable suite just a 2-minute walk from city center (from USD 34)

This is an ideal rental for business travelers or those with family. The mini-apartment is located in the Miraflores neighborhood and is close to the city center. Suitable for three guests at a time, this rental offers long-term stays for more than 28 days on prior notice and request. Sit back and relax in the balcony with a cup of coffee or head to the garden for a relaxing stroll. Visitors with children need not worry as the property is in a gated complex with 24-hour security. If you are not in the mood to chill at the rental, take the direct access to the Miraflores Avenue from here.

Suite en Ambato, en el Barrio Miraflores
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
42 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
confortable clean well located and safe apartment in ambato
mauricio is an outstanding host
good communication with host
great place near to the center of ambato
great location and very clean
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4. Luxury condo in heart of Ambato (from USD 38)

Located a few blocks away from shops and restaurants, this modern and luxurious condo accommodates three guests. Availability of free WiFi and Netflix will keep you entertained during the trip. Breakfast is provided to guests free of cost and they can enjoy it in the comfort of their own bedroom while soaking in the scenery. If you want to get gifts for friends and family back home, head to Mall of the Andes which is nearby.

Villa Palermo 2 - Luxury Apartment for 4
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
30 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
sparking clean looks much better than the pictures in person
the apartment is really pretty and very clean the beds were super comfortable
don jorge was a very nice and attentive host
jorge was a great host and was easy to get a hold of for any questions/inquires
what i appreciated was the peaceful location of the app even during busy days before and after nye
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5. Spacious two-story house in Ficoa (from USD 38)

This two-story property accommodates seven guests and is located in the Ficoa region of Ambato. Guests have complete access to the property including three bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living rooms, a dining room, and a kitchen. If you are not in the mood to go out, unwind in the TV room for a family movie night. Guests can also enjoy a small barbecue in the covered court area. Availability of a laundry machine in the backyard comes handy and you can easily wash your clothes. The main avenue is only 100 meters (328 feet) from here where you will find many restaurants, parks, and churches.

Ficoa: the best located neighborhood of Ambato
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
45 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
very clean check-in was very easy and quick
definitely book with this host
nice place located close to a main street
centrally located in a safe yet quiet neighborhood
nice place safe to walk around and restaurants in the neighborhood
parking availabld great location
beautiful house good location clean spacious friendly neighborhood secure & lovely place
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6. Comfortable and modern home near Mall of the Andes (from USD 60)

This furnished and well-equipped accommodation is located in a safe neighborhood and it offers space for six people. Guests can relax on the reclining sofa in the living room. This space is equipped with an entertainment center with latest Android TV and Netflix access. Amenities like an air-conditioner, washer, WiFi, refrigerator, microwave, and coffeemaker are available at this property to make your stay comfortable. Private entrance and the presence of room darkening shades in the bedrooms ensures that you have a relaxing and undisturbed stay. This Airbnb property is only a 2-minute walk from the chocolate factory and a 5-minute walk from Mall of the Andes.

"Home Memories"
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
28 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
this place is absolutely incredible this is the best apartment i've ever rented
absolutely recommend this place thank you jimena and your family for everything
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7. Lavish and clean home in private complex

Located in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood, this spacious and luxurious house is ideal for seven people. Head to the rooftop terrace if you are in the mood to relax under the sun while downing a few drinks. Availability of fully-furnished bedrooms with en suite bathrooms ensures that guests have a comfortable stay during the entire trip. Visitors traveling with a car can park them in the secured parking area available on the premises. Mall of the Andes is located just behind this property, where you can find multiple options to keep yourself entertained.

3 Bedroom House in Private Complex
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
25 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable with lots of sheets and pillows
all the furnishings and appliances were modern clean and comfortable
the place is very spacious clean and quiet
the home had good towels and clean bathrooms
house was super comfortable and super clean
the place looks just as in the pictures really clean and spacious
the house is very clean comfortable and the kitchen has all that you need
the host fabiola was lovely and accommodating
christopher's aunt was very helpful in getting us settled
hopefully in the future the host will verify that things work properly when changing the gas cylinders
and again christopher and his family were a incredible and fantastic hosts
we loved the location easy to get to supermaxi for food shopping
a beautiful house in a secure gated community in a great location right next to the mall
the neighborhood was quiet and safe
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8. Secure and private apartment near city center

Located near Ambato city center, this private apartment accommodates six people. Guests can prepare their own meals in the kitchen, which is well-equipped with useful amenities. If you are in the mood to plan a barbecue party, prior request makes the area available. Land terminal Ingahurco is only 5 minutes by car from here, from where you can avail train services to various locations. This rental is just an 8-minute drive from the Cevallos park. The Mall of the Andes is a 12-minute drive from the rental.

Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
53 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
great place to stay it is private sparkling clean nice decoration and in a silent neighborhood
the host hired someone to regularly clean the apartment
ambato is a great place to visit and any and her husband were wonderful hosts
either way it was a great place to stay well located
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9. Opulent condo in Miraflores upper area

This luxurious and modern condo lies in one of the best areas of Ambato. Its central location makes it ideal for travelers. The rental accommodates three guests and the comfortable bedroom is perfect for unwinding after a hectic day. Guests can relax in the terrace and enjoy a glass of wine as they soak in the landscape. There is an elevator in the building so you don’t have to climb up. There is a hot tub where you can relax and amenities such as a dryer and washer will make your stay comfortable. You can also prepare meals in the well-equipped kitchen. Additionally, enjoy a barbecue underneath the stars on the terrace. Several hotspots are a short walk from this Airbnb rental.

Suit de Lujo, en la zona alta de miraflores
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
8 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Private apartment in a safe neighborhood

Ideal for five guests, this property is located near the Technical University of Ambato, in a safe and secure neighborhood. Private entrance to this property ensures a relaxing stay without any disturbance. Availability of WiFi connection, board games, and courts will keep you entertained during the entire trip. If you are traveling with kids, there is no need to worry as the availability of playgrounds and children’s books and toys will keep them occupied. Pick-up and drop-off from the airport and shuttle services to other attractions can also be arranged by the host on prior notice and request. The Mall of the Andes is only three blocks from here if you are in the mood to go shopping.

Apartment in a safe and strategic place.
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
31 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Enjoy a relaxing vacation in Ambato

Ambato is an off-the-beaten-path destination for travelers looking for a quiet getaway in the Andean Valley region of Ecuador. This vibrant city is perfect for experiencing nature’s beauty and unwinding after a long day. Ambato is perfect for experiencing local culture and cuisine and the ideal spot for those looking for a relaxing vacay!

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