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La Casa de Marita

3.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   Puerto Villamil, Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When people give this place a good review they have the island in mind more than this specific hotel. I'm convinced their island experience is overshadowing the faults of this hotel. Not sure how to explain it, but this hotel has a very depressing feeling. The surroundings are very nice and great island. There are much better choices.

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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent two nights at Casa Marita in March and only wished I had more time there. It is a place to truly unwind. This clean small owner run hotel , Marita, is set on a lovely white powder sand beach. The rooms are large, clean and better equipped than most other choices. There is a nice restaurant on the... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for your comment, we are proud to give our guests the best service possible, the hotel is always improving its facilities now we have solar panels to heat our water. Sincerely, Marita Velarde More

Bloomington, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Casa de Marita for three nights in March of 2014 based on Trip Advisor reviews. It is right on the beach. We stayed in the second floor Mango room. A triple. Perfect for us and our daughter. Spacious. Clean. Nice patio and ocean view. Nice breakfasts. Hot water. Air conditioning good. Water on first floor commons... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for your comment, we always try to make our guests feel as confortable as possible, as you say Isabela is the real Galapagos deal. Sincerely, Marita Zecchettin More

Paramus, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, I would like to say -Alejandra and all the other exceptional reception staff- THANK YOU. Helpful, accommodating and knowledgeable. I had the opportunity to meet Marita! Lovely! You have made my stay very comfortable.(March-'14) After finishing business in Quito- Decided to go on to the Galapagos for a brief "Want to see". Island hopped and once on Isabela- Locals... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for your comment , we are glad you enjoyed your stay Isabela Island is really a paradise, we are hoping to see you soon Sincerely, Marita Zecchettin More

Duluth, Minnesota
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very lovely place to stay! Quality and comfort, without losing the atmosphere of this beautiful island! The staff were all very helpful, and most knew a little English. The 3rd floor restaurant always offered great-tasting food, and excellent service. Would I recommend this hotel? Yes! I already have! The sunset from our room was amazing! We were right on the... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for your comment, we are always trying to improve in our restaurant for new menu choices. Listening to the waves is so relaxing. Isabela is an island were you can rest. Sincerely, Marita Zecchettin More

Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, on the beach. We had a room over looking the ocean. Room was clean and roomy. It did need a little TLC. Other wise great. Good food and staff was very helpful. Also good food close by.

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: we are very glad you enjoy your stay in Isabela and most of all in our Hotel Galapagos is a magic place. Sincerely Marita Zecchettin More

East Fremantle, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

What a location!!! You walk out the front of the hotel to a beautiful beach where Iguanas are sunning themselves, lobos(Sea lions) playing and pelicans diving for fish in the rock pools. Rooms are very comfortable with a huge king bed and separate room for my daughter. Comfy lounge area and private balcony overlooking the beach and bay. 5 minute... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you very much for your comment, Isabela is a magical Island in the Galapagos, we are glad you enjoy your stay with us. Sincerely, Marita Zecchettin More

Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We stayed at La Casa de Marita on our recent trip to Isabela and were very happy with the hotel. Our room was huge and clean and the bathroom was great. Another couple, whom we met on the ferry ride over, were on their honeymoon and got upgraded to a beach view room where a complimentary bottle of bubbly was... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guest: The opinions you have heard from others during your trip have just cheerfully surprise us. We would love to receive each and every one of them in our house. About the champagne bottle, it is a gift from the hotel to the honeymooners in order to celebrate their happiness. As we are aware of the need of some... More

Barrie, Ontario
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Casa de Marita is a boutique style hotel oceanfront on a long stretch of beach, close to many restaurants and touristy shops. Tours are easily arranged from here and one can easily get around town by renting a bicycle or simply taking a leisurely strole. The pier is only a few minutes from the hotel, and there is great opportunity... More

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Casa_Marita23, Gerente at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Guests: First of all, we recognize as your comment explains that you have spent a wonderful vacation with us. Ten days in our hotel will demonstrate for sure the best we have for offering to our guest, indeed you can get to know even more information about Isabela living style, history and activities as well. The whole staff acts... More

Boca Raton, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights during our island hopping adventure. We had the room on the second floor. Huge room with a family room and balcony over looking the beach. You can walk to the lava rocks with trails to the left to the hotel and see big sea iguanas for free. Got SE amazing pictures. The breakfast... More

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Additional Information about La Casa de Marita

Also Known As:
La Casa De Marita Hotel
La Casa De Marita Hotel Puerto Villamil
La Casa De Marita Galapagos Islands/Isabela, Ecuador
Address: Puerto Villamil, Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
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Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Isabela > Puerto Villamil
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Puerto Villamil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — La Casa de Marita 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Marita’s house is a first class hotel in which you can enjoy the natural charms of Isabela Island, because it is located on the white sands of Puerto Villamil, offering an incomparable view of the colorful beaches of Galapagos Islands. Marita’s house combines harmonically the standards of the best quality hotels with a cozy familiar, hospitality to offer a pleasant and comfortable stay. Quality and warmth characterizes the services of lodging, restaurant and recreation that Marita’s house offers. ... more   less 
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