Urcuqui, Tumbabiro, Beautiful Property for Sale

Vía a San Lorenzo, FR75+2XX, Vía San Lorenzo, Parroquia de Tumbabiro, Ecuador
Domain • 6 room(s) • 5 bath. • 415 m² • Ground floor

100 miles north of Quito, 35 minutes from the colonial town of Ibarra on the slopes of towering Imbabura Volcano immerse yourself in a world where nature's wonders beckon. Your new neighborhood promises invigorating biking and hiking alongside an array of natural hot springs and thermal pools, such as the renowned Chachimbiro Hot Springs. Peruse the oldest pre-Columbian market in Otavalo, embark on gastronomic odysseys to the Amazonia Market in Ibarra, immerse yourself in Ecuadorian cooking classes, yoga with French neighbor instructor, or master the art of orchid culture and propagation amidst the property's impressive collection of over 30 varieties. Delve into the rich history of Incan nature tours and so much more!

Nestled in the enchanting foothills of the Andes mountains, this rural gem presents a modern, state-of-the-art custom home that harmoniously blends elegance with the embrace of nature mn 2.0 acres. Enjoy panoramic vistas that offer a soul-stirring experience. You will be living 1900 meters above sea level with your head literally in the clouds. If you’ve never lived in a cloud garden the tranquility it brings is a discovery to cherish. The view from the north eastern windows of one of the rooms has been a potent and creative studio of a resident artist for the past six years. Inhale the crisp mountain air and stroll through your fragrant 8000 square meters or 2.0 acres botanical garden lovingly curated with plant species personally collected from travels through Columbia, Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru from the sea to the lush Amazonia. Enchanting orange, tangerine, mandarin, avocado, banana, grapefruit, mango, papaya, chirimoya, and guava trees grace the landscape. Discover 10 different varieties of ready-to-harvest Arabica mountain coffee beans. Roast your own coffee beans and a custom made Italian Pizza outdoor oven. The orchid, bromeliad and cactus gardens are guaranteed to enchant you as much as they enchant the resident This paradise is lovingly watched over and maintained by our warm-hearted caretaker who resides in a charming family house on the property. Fernando and Amparito have been tending the property since the original owner broke ground in 2003. The property features a sturdy and comfortable 2-bedroom 47 sq meters or 506 sq ft caretaker's house and separate Bodega (Shed) structure 36 sq meters or 376 sq ft.

A unique African-style rotunda about 140.00 sq meters or 1500 sq ft third guest house is fully equipped with custom furnishing, US high end bedding and kitchen supplies are in two studio apartments in this rotunda, perfect for Airbnb and VRBO rentals with a rental history of glowing 5-stars reviews.

The master house 192.00 sq meters or 2,066.00 sq ft has garnered acclaim in the esteemed international magazine Casas. Constructed beyond US standards, it is earthquake-resistant, anchored by main beams hailing from ancient 300-year-old Amazonian trees. This refined 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom dwelling boasts a grand living room, an open kitchen, and two fireplaces - one indoor, one outdoors. The veranda has a spacious wood burning oven, perfect for savoring grilled delicacies, crafting pizzas, or baking homemade bread. Antique rustic roof tiles from a 200-year-old hacienda add a nostalgic touch. Revel in the cozy embrace of a living room fireplace on rainy days, and admire the craftsmanship of closets with built-in drawers, handmade furniture, and a sitting room adorned with lavish finishes. Unique touches abound; seeing is believing and witnessing them firsthand will leave you utterly amazed. High-speed connectivity is ensured by Fiber Optic GPON-based Internet at an impressive 200MBs. Security cameras systems.

Envision a worry-free haven because a 24/7 caretaker with impeccable integrity tends to your property, garden, and daily tasks in your absence. Priced at $385,000, this remarkable property encompasses the magnificent custom home and two additional houses. With annual taxes totaling $109, this opportunity beckons you to claim your piece of paradise. Contact us today to personally explore this haven and seize the opportunity to experience the quintessence of Ecuadorian beauty and luxurious retirement living, all within a monthly budget of a minimum US Social Security paycheck.


Parking lots (inside)2


Living415 m²
Land8000 m²
Dining room
Washing machine

FR75+2XX, Vía San Lorenzo, Parroquia de Tumbabiro, Ecuador, Parroquia de Tumbabiro

Clear view on garden
Panoramic view on mountains
Construction year2013