Areas to live & Prices
If you want to rent your own apartment, we will recommend to live in the northen area of Guayaquil, since it is the closest to ESPOL campus; we also suggest the following areas to look for your new residence:
Neighborhood of the north of Guayaquil, located 20 minutes from the Gustavo Galindo Campus; it has many basic services and entertainment, the best known avenues that limit this neighborhood are Francisco de Orellana, Guillermo Pareja, among others. It is characterized by being divided into stages, the same ones that have a wide service of public and private bus lines. It is well known for its variety of restaurants, banking agencies, churches, supermarkets, shopping malls such as the large and modern shopping center called CityMall and La Rotonda among other facilities.
Neighborhood located 10 minutes from the Gustavo Galindo Campus, north of the city of Guayaquil; It is characterized by being a set of citadels, the best known and recommended are Ceibos Norte, Colinas de los Ceibos, Parque de los Ceibos, Las Cumbres, Santa Cecilia and Los Olivos. It limits with popular neighborhoods such as Mapasingue, Miraflores, and the nearest shopping centers called Riocentro Los Ceibos and Piazza Ceibos. You can also find numerous services such as Los Ceibos General Hospital of the North of Guayaquil, restaurants, cafeterias, fast food shops, banking agencies, gyms, among others.
Commercial urbanist center located 25 minutes from the Gustavo Galindo Campus, it is divided into Kennedy Vieja and Kennedy Nueva; it has the large Hopitalario group called Clínica Kennedy founded in 1978. There are many parks, hotels, and at the same time, large shopping centers such as Policentro Mall and San Marino Shopping Mall.
Neighborhood located north of the city of Guayaquil and 16 minutes from the Gustavo Galindo Campus, known for its peculiar characteristic of naming its streets with tree names; the most recognized are Balms, Cedars, Dates, Ebony, Ficus, among others. Its main avenue is called Víctor Emilio Estrada. Urdesa has many services and entertainment places, there are many shopping malls, a Supermarket called Mi Comisariato, boutiques, restaurants, cafeterias, hostels, spa, clinics and dentists, banks, discos, bars, among others.