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Hostal Casa de Laura

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Callejon 2, Avenida Armada Nacional | Av. Armada Nacional y 2DO callejon, Ecuador
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Hostal Casa de Laura
Ranked #5 of 17 San Cristobal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Graz, Austria
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What's really special about this hostal is the garden: it's lush and colourful, unfortunately we didn't have hammocks on our patio. The hostel is also conveniently located near the centre and the owners are friendly. Wifi does not work very well, but that's what we knew beforehand. The room itself was rather bare and not really cosy, with tiled floor,... More

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Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

When you enter the hotel you can tell immediately that someone loves (not likes, loves) to garden. The grounds are amazing, with hammocks for your leisure. The room was very clean and the bed was comfortable. Ms. Laura is all business, but that's okay if you expect it. The 3 days I was there, there seemed to be a problem... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

For 40$, we had a spacious room with matrimonial bed, airco, and a small bathroom with warm water shower. The rooms got cleaned every day and Laura and her husband were friendly. The setting is really nice and calm. No noise from the street to disturb the sleeping. Nice plae also to meet fellow backpackers and you can fill your... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We spent two days here with our family of 16 from age 5 to 73. What a neat small hotel. Lots of hammocks to relax in on the front porch for several to enjoy at the same time. No English here but very helpful family who runs it. It is within walking distance of several nice restaurants.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

As part of a multiple-day booking we were staying at this hostal without knowing the price. The room we had was very big! There was an extra room with a table and chairs. The bathroom was small compared to the rest of the space. The A/C made such a noise (like plains flying over or something) that we did not... More

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Tirana, Albania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I stayed four nights in this hotel. The double-room is nice and clean, with air-condition, hot-water shower and cable TV. Breakfast is not included, but with 20 US Dollars one night (single occupancy), the price is still reasonable. The owner Laura is a very kind lady and always ready to help you. They have a beautiful garden with hammocks available,... More

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Long Beach, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My fiancé and I stayed five nights at La Casa de Laura. We enjoyed our time and will stay again! The owners, a lovely woman and her husband, were very helpful. She was always available to answer questions and offer suggestions. She provided wonderful insight and never steered us wrong! The room itself was a great value. Two separate spaces... More

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Madrid, Spain
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We visited a dozen hotels before arriving to Casa de Laura. They were either too expensive or too sad. When we were about to quit and return to one of the sad places we arrived here. A big room with fridge, air-condition and a small TV, overlooking a landscaped garden with many trees, for 40$. Everything is super clean and... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

My stay was wonderful and the large number of hammocks in a relaxing setting made my stay that much better! Strong wifi and nice showers compared to other galapagos hotels. My room was clean with air conditioners and ceiling mounted fans. The owner Laura lives there too and was kind and available to answer any questions. No breakfast available on... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This place was a real pearl! The rooms were big, clean and with well functioning wi-fi. The shower was good for being on Galápagos Islands. The little "garden" was nice to spend some time in and also good to have a fridge where you can put food and drinks. Laura was super friendly and very nice!

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Address: Callejon 2, Avenida Armada Nacional | Av. Armada Nacional y 2DO callejon, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > San Cristobal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Hostal Casa De Laura San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

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