Generally considered the very best Colonial House in Ecuador, Hacienda Chillo-Jijón was built around year 1730 and has always belonged to the same family. The main house has a built area of 3500 m2 (37,600 Sq. Ft.) and stands in an 10.5 hectares (26 acres) property, which includes a magnificent Park with centuries-old trees, and additional fields.
Notwithstanding its antiquity, permanent maintenance and updating has given Hacienda Chillo-Jijón the unique combination of a Colonial mansion and 21st century comfort, as regards installations and services.
The main house has 11 suits/bedrooms, with the master apartment having by itself an area of approximately 300 m2 (3,200 Sq. Ft.), apart from
Location: Valle de los Chillos, Quito Metropolitan area, 25 minutes' drive from downtown Quito.
Total area: 10.5 ha (26 acres), including houses, yards, park and fields.
The Park, with centuries-old trees, occupies about 3 ha (7.4 acres).
Built area: 3500 m2 (37,600 sq-ft)
Construction date: around 1730
Master suite: 300 m2 (3,200 sq-ft)
11 suits / bedrooms
11 ½ bathrooms
3 service bedrooms with 3 bathrooms
Built area: 350 m2 (3,750 sq-ft)
2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Service bedroom and bathroom
Additional house for employees with 4 small apartments
Barns, stables etc.