Housed in an elegant 1920′s mansion, Mansion del Rio boasts marbled interiors and a panoramic terrace with views of Guayas River. Wooden staircases, plush red carpeting and antique wrought-iron banisters enhance the overall ambiance. The hotel’s colonial-style patio features a fountain with elaborate tile work. Draped curtains and hand-painted ceilings add character to the rooms, where guests savor a full breakfast with tropical fruits and regional jams. La Terraza, the hotel restaurant, serves local gourmet specialties in an artistic setting.