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Hotel Castro

3.0 of 5 Los Colonos Barrios Las Ninfas, 593, Ecuador
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This hôtel is extremely expensive, around 100$ à night and I can assure you it is not à good bargain... Also, they charge you 12% on top of that for bank charge when you pay by crédit card (same in every shop in thé Galápagos), but they do it while you pay through Paypal (no charge from their bank, so... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I got stuck Island hopping from San Cristobal to Isabella in Puerto Ayora because I didn't buy my 2nd ticket from Santa Cruz to Isabella in advance. I had already stayed 5 days in a different hotel, but it was quite far from the docks and Hotel Castro is only a block from the dock, perfect for my 6 am... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Wasn't planning on staying here, but the hotel we booked had overbooked, and we were directed here. The hotel is very old, but has a lot of charm. I loved the charm! The rooms were spacious and very clean. The bathrooms were also clean and spacious. The beds were comfy. The rooms had air conditioning. The hotel is very well... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This hotel has a great location best impossible location, good rooms very clean the breakfast good excellent very friendly receptionist and very attentive to customer needs , highly recommended to stay on the island in puerto ayora . DANGER In ayora port in Central Park is a Tourist agency stealing right and left the poor tourists like me , steal... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Although it's clearly an old building (some parts of the ceiling seem to be falling any minute), this place is a walking distance from the center of Port Ayora and pretty much everything you need - a supermarket, ATM's, restaurants, taxis, etc. The rooms were very clean, and the towels changed everyday. The room was spacious and quite hot, but... More

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Address: Los Colonos Barrios Las Ninfas, 593, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Castro 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Hotel Castro Galapagos Islands/Santa Cruz, Ecuador

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