General Information


Los Quipus

We have an agreement with a small apartment hotel LOS QUIPUS, perfectly located 5-min walk from the venue of IFIP 2020. They offered us a special price per night:

45 USD (39 Euros approx. ) per night for a single room (including breakfast and taxes).
55 USD (47 Euros approx. ) per night for a suite (including breakfast and taxes).
85 USD (73 Euros approx. ) per night for an apartment (more than two people - including breakfast and taxes).

If you want to book a room in apartment hotel LOS QUIPUS, please write directly to the following e-mail address: and mention that you will be part of IFIP 2020 at Escuela Politécnica Nacional so you can get the special price specified above.

Click in the following link to check the rooms.


Hotel Stubel Suites & Café 58 USD per night (approx.) 22 minutes on foot
Begonia 49 USD per night (approx.) 12 minutes on foot
ITSAHOME Apartments Torre Kytzia 34 USD per night (approx.) 10 minutes on foot


Hotel Quito 94 USD per night (approx.) 20 minutes on foot
Best Western Hotel Zen 82 USD per night (approx.) 20 minutes on foot
Barnard Hotel 47 USD per night (approx.) 5 minutes on foot


Hotel Villa Lafayette 25 USD per night (approx.) 12 minutes on foot
El Patio Hostel Quito 10 USD per night (approx.) 17 minutes on foot
El Hostelito 8 USD per night (approx.) 12 minutes on car

Touristic Information

If you are interested on extending your visit and get to explore some wonderful sites in Ecuador, you can contact Priscilla Ospina at regarding the following tours:

1 Day Tours

  • Quito Colonial
  • Otavalo
  • Mindo
  • Quilotoa Volcano

2-4 Days Tours

8+ Days Tours

All these tours can be combined with Galápagos and Amazonia. In Galápagos we recommend to take Island Hopping Tours (Hotel accomodation) or cruise ships from 4 to 15 days. At Amazonia the accomodation can be picked among these lodges.

It is important to mention that trips to Galapagos and Amazonia have to be planned with one or two moths in advance due to flights, hotels and boat availability.

Visa Requirements

Citizens of the following nationalities are required to apply for a visa prior to their entry to Ecuador:

Afganistan Bangladesh
Cuba Eritrea
Etiopia Haiti
Kenia Nepal
Nigeria Pakistán
Senegal Somalia