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Safety index

50 out of 100

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Grand Hotel Guayaquil, Ascend Hotel Collection

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8.8

Good (1,873 ratings)

Guayaquil, Ecuador - 

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490 m Malecon 2000

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560 m Centennial Park

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3 km San Marino Mall

Hotel Overview

Grand Hotel Guayaquil shares a block with the city’s main cathedral in the heart of Guayaquil. Visitors have appreciated this hotel for its perfect blend of comfort and convenience, with most reviews highlighting the warmth and attentiveness of the staff. The hotel's architecture, combining traditional elements with modern amenities, is frequently praised.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Location: Situated in the heart of the city, it offers easy access to major attractions.
  2. Staff: Exceptional service, with staff members going above and beyond to assist guests.
  3. Amenities: Boasts a variety of amenities, including a pool and a gym, enhancing the overall stay.
  4. Rooms: Clean, comfortable, and well-appointed rooms are consistently mentioned.
  5. Food: The on-site restaurant serves delicious local and international cuisine, often highlighted by guests.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise: Some guests have mentioned that noise from the streets can be bothersome.
  2. WiFi: Occasional complaints about the reliability and speed of the WiFi connection.
  3. Price: A few reviewers have noted that the hotel’s rates can be on the higher side.
  4. Maintenance: There have been sporadic reports of maintenance issues in the rooms or common areas.
  5. Parking: Limited parking space availability has been a concern for some guests.

Amenities

Kids pool

Game room

Extra beds/cribs

Toys/Games

Pool

Breakfast included

Parking included

Parking included

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

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RateScore

Total 1,873 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.7

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9.0

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booking

1,250 Reviews

8.7 / 10

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expedia

623 Reviews

9.0 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 181

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Number of floors 5

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1976

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

13

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68

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35

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Malecon 2000

490 m

Centennial Park

560 m

San Marino Mall

3 km

Mall del Sol Shopping Center

4.5 km

U.S. Consulate General

5 km

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Getting around

Duran Train Station

10 km

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Airports Nearby

Jose Joaquin de Olmedo Intl. Airport (GYE)

11 km

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Restaurants

Dulcería La Palma

350 m

Unicafe

280 m

La Pepa de Oro

Nearby

Toro Asado

420 m

Pollos a la brasa "Barcelona

140 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

37 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

12 out of 100

Very Unsafe

Guayaquil safety index

Safety

Crime

50

Overall Safety Index

Risky

An average rating of the six safety categories

50 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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53

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Physical safety

Very Unsafe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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8

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Property safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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29

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Political safety

Risky

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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54

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LGBTQ safety

Risky

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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57

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

74

Overall Crime index

High

An average rating of the crime categories

74 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

80

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Mugging or robbery  80/100

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Car theft  68/100

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Car break-ins  76/100

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Home break-ins  64/100

Violent crime severity

Extreme

84

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Physical attacks  67/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  26/100

Other crime severity

Extreme

87

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Insult or harassment in public  50/100

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Corruption or bribery  91/100

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Drug problem  79/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.5 - $1.4

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Coffee

$1.4 - $2.8

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Beer 0.5L

$0.9 - $2

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$2.3 - $4.6

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.3 - $0.3

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.4 - $2.8

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$23 - $69.1

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$3.7 - $18.4

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McMeal at McDonalds

$5.5 - $7.4

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.7 - $1.6

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Public transport, monthly pass

$12 - $20

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.6 - $1.1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$11.1 - $13.8

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$23 - $55.3

Weather In Guayaquil

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Precipitation In Guayaquil

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Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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