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Hotel Espana

Tomas de Berlanga and Islas Plazas, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
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Ranked #27 of 48 Puerto Ayora B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here several times. Good location, day-time reception staff friendly and helpful, single rooms with decent attached bathrooms, hot water, powerful shower, toiletries and towels refreshed every day, cable tv with English speaking channels. Wifi only in reception area and unreliable but this was the same across the island. Only issue is that I had a problem with the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were delighted to find that this hotel was right beside where the bus stops, but disappointed that the first thing that the lady at reception said, that we were to pay the bill straight away. This is really more of a hostel than a hotel.It is o'k for the price but has really nothing going for it.Wifi in the... More 

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Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I recently (12 May 2015) had the pleasure of spending one night in this very comfortable hotel. My room was small but comfortable with excellent A/C and plenty of hot water. The lobby area has several hammocks for guests to relax in. The staff is very friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful about finding/booking tours and excursions to the Galapagos Islands. Based... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This hotel is clean, quiet and has spacious single rooms with shower/toilet and air conditioning. The staff is helpful but not all speak English so try it with Spanish! Wi-Fi is a pain (extremely slow) and only available in the lobby near the reception. Breakfast is okay though the only thing that varies is the freshly prepared fruit juice (yummie)... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Great aircon, clean rooms, Internet didn't work though as the owner was always playing youtube for her kids who were in reception. She was quite unhelpful about it. Good location and reasonably priced though

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Florianopolis, SC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Good option in Puerto Ayora if you are looking for a clean and large with air conditioning ( a relief in Santa Cruz hot weather ). I checked some hotels and the price is ok for the island average. The hotels is central located,about 10 minutes walk from the pier, but the town is relative small anyway.

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Premiá de Mar, Catalonia, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

They charged us 150$ for 2 nights. The TV didn't work. No Wifi inside the rooms, just in the lobby. After the first night when we got to the Hotel and went inside the shower there was NO WATER!!! so I had to get dressed up again and went downstairs to complaint they simply exhaled and said "we're working on... More 

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Novosibirsk, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Seems to be a pretty basic accommodation. On the main land I would not pay more then 30 for a such room. Single bed, no shower gel ;( air con too noisy, curtains does not block light. Breakfast is not included;( signs on the door, if you piss mattress, if you soul towels... You'll have to pay. Pretty depressing.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

They couldn't find my reservation/payment, so I almost had to pay twice. The bathrooms don't have good ventilation so all the smells go into the bedrooms. The lady at the front couldn't tell me where to catch the bus to go to the airport. It's a small town, she should know. I never did get an answer. The night watch... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stayed here after we decided to leave our first accommodation we had booked as we weren't happy with it. The staff were helpful, the room was good with a comfy bed. The only draw backs were the AC was loud but we could sleep without it on in December, and the shower hot water was pretty average. They did... More 

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