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The Wooden House Lodge

3.0 of 5 Av Conocarpus S/N, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here two nights (arranged by Galapagos Alternative) and had a wonderful stay. The manager, Steve, does everything with style and grace: gives tips, directions, advice, weather reports, cooks and serves many of the gourmet meals, bends over backwards to meet any guest request, provides bicycles, wet suits, snorkeling gear, dive trips, Internet, clean and comfy... More

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Dear Guest, Thank you for this helpful review! Day by day we improve our service for having happy faces getting back home. The Wooden House Lodge staff More

Hamburg, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We recently stayed at the hotel for three nights. The room (No. 6) was wonderful and very spacious. Steve, the manager, speaks excellent English and literally bends over backwards to make his costumers feel welcome and at home! He is always happy to chat and has lots of great tips on offer regarding tours, good places to get coffee in... More

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TWHISABELA, Propietario at The Wooden House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We are glad to know that your stay in our hotel was very pleasant.. Pamela P. More

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, the staff were incredibly welcoming, helpful and attentive. The food was amongst the best we've had in the Galapogos and there was no faulting the cleanliness or location of the Hotel. Steve the manager was particularly helpful. Our only disappointment was that we couldn't stay there longer!

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Dear Guest, Thank you for this helpful review! Day by day we improve our service for having happy faces getting back home. The Wooden House Lodge staff More

Switzerland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
33 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I stayed as part of a group from the UK whilst touring the Galapagos. In short the hotel is small (12 rooms) comfortable and very well run. Steven the manager speaks excellent English and nothing was too much trouble. He managed to put us in contact with an experienced local guide who co-ordinated an excellent afternoons snorkeling at Los Toneles... More

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Moscow, Russia
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The hotel is very nice and the staff are very friendly. I like the atmosphere here like in a tropic island. The breakfasts weren't so variety, but very tasty: home made omelet, cheese, bred, fresh tropic fruit and fresh juice. The only cons: the staff didn't speak English well and the noice from the kitchen that started at 6am. The... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The rooms are nicely decorated, comfortable beds, good air conditioning and clean. There are two open air lounges we hung out in to check our email, play cards and unwind. The breakfast included fresh fruits, bread, eggs, coffee, juice. One morning we also had the local plantain and cheese bolóns. Dinners were a very generous portion with a good variety... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Stayed here for 6 nights in February, had the best room No 6. The staff are so helpful, friendly and efficient. They all seem really happy to work there. The hotel is clean and well run. The lady in the kitchen serves beautifully presented food at lightening speed from a very clean kitchen. All our trips were organised by the... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This a very nice small hotel with attentive staff providing good service and good food. We stayed with a group and enjoyed the hospitality of manager, Alberto, who worked hard to ensure everything ran smoothly for us. The staff washed a bag of laundry for us, and although there had been some technical problem with the washer, they still managed... More

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TWHISABELA, Gerente at The Wooden House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guests: Thank you very much! For us it is a great pleasure to receive these comments. Fortunately as you said our location is privileged a little apart from the town but close to the pier, the beach and the peace of the island. I am glad you enjoyed the friendliness of our staff and the delicious fruits that provides... More

Hershey, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Stayed here 3 nights during our island hopping adventure. We had the room on the second floor. You can walk to the lava rocks with trails to the left to the hotel and see big sea iguanas for free. Got the breakfast was good, but you can get cook to order eggs or more fruits. Our to was right under... More

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London
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Very nice place. Five minutes walk from harbour (probably the most beautiful harbour I have ever seen) and around ten minutes walk from town. Wooden rooms. Clean. Ensure you do not get a room near the main bar/ breakfast area as otherwise you will be woken up by people coming back late at night or the ladies cooking breakfast early... More

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Address: Av Conocarpus S/N, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
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Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Isabela > Puerto Villamil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wooden House Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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