maywa on the rocks

What does “Maywa” mean? / Que significa Maywa?

EN. Maywa is the emblematic Orchid of Ecuadorian Capital, Quito. In Quichua Language is winay wayn that meas “Forever young”. Ecuador was declared as Orchid Country, with 4032 species, 1714 are endemics, included the smaller that has 2,1 mm of size. The Orchids belongs to the Orchidaceae Family considered as the missing link between the animal and vegetable world due of their conservation depends the live of natural chain since 65 millions of years ago.

ES. Maywa es la Orquídea emblemática de la Capital del Ecuador, Quito. En idioma Quichua es denominada winay wayn, que significa “por siempre Joven” Ecuador fue declarado país de las orquídeas, con 4032 especies de las cuales 1714 son endémicas, incluida la más pequeña de 2,1 mm de dimension. Las orquídeas pertenecen a la familia Orchidaceae, consideradas el eslabón perdido entre el mundo animal y el vegetal, de su conservación depende mantener viva la cadena natural desde hace 65 millones de años.

What amenities does the rooms and suites include?

Fresh towels, sheets and extra blankets are included.  Coffee, tea, bottled water. Cooking supplies such as oil, salt, pepper. / Shampoo, conditioner, soap.

What should I expect from my stay at Maywa?

This is your home away from home. PRIVACY OVER ALL!-  You´ll have your independent access, WI-FI, your private kitchen to prepare your meals, access to the roof top to enjoy the sun, make a BBQ or lay in the hammock en enjoy the views.

What about the cleaning?

We do it once at the end of your stay, if you need someone to clean it for you while you are staying (normally for medium-longer stays) we can provide the service for an extra $25 fee. Fresh towels and sheets are supplied under request, of course, FREE OF CHARGE.

If I need a tour, can you prepare it for me?

Sure! just let us know in advance what can we help you with. We have incredible “non touristic” ideas of places to visit and travel around Quito. ASK MORE

I need a shuttle from Quito Airport, can you help me with it?

Sure, please let us know at least with one day in advance.

How can I pay for my stay?

Payments in advanced. Cash and all credit cards are welcome.

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