Known as the “Gateway to the Amazon,” Baños is a mystical town with hot springs, waterfalls, jungle thrills, and great energy. Amid the Andes Mountains and close to the Tungurahua active volcano, you’ll easily feel the energy, this small town is a mecca both for adventurers and anyone seeking serious R&R. Choose rock-climbing, hiking, and rafting or relax in Baños’ restorative waters: no matter where your journey takes you, Baños’ energy will make you feel alive.


  • Playground: Restaurant-Bar
  • Free WIFI
  • Library
  • Yoga deck & lessons
  • Tours & transportation
  • Parties & social events
  • Arts & cultural activities


Sleep beneath the ever watching gaze of an active volcano and feel the healing properties it sends out. You’ll be amazed at how energized you’ll be staying in Selina Baños.


Challenge your heart with all the adventure activities you can take! Zip-lining, rappelling, hiking, canyoning, mountain biking, horseback riding… Baños has it all. Then, relax and rejuvenate in one of the many natural hot springs.

Getting here

From the airport

Arrive at the Mariscal Sucre Airport in Quito and drive 3.5hrs to Banos.

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By bus

The bus terminal is located on the north edge of town within walking distance of the center and most hotels. Selina is located in the center of town. A bus from Quito is 4 hours, 20 minutes; from Ambato, 1 hour; from Cuenca, 5 hours; from Guayaquil, 7 hours.

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