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Tomas de Berlanga and Islas Plazas, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
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Ranked #21 of 33 Puerto Ayora B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 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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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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135 reviews 135 reviews
107 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed one night in a single bedroom with private bathroom Pros - Wifi in the common area - Hot shower works well (not so common in Galapagos ^^) - Good location in the city center of Puerto Ayora - English speaking staff Cons - I payed 40$ for a single room and it doesnt worth it. You can find... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a little worried about staying here, because of some of the reviews. But we liked our stay, the rooms were nice, a fine bathroom with hot water. A lovely common area with hammocks and tv, wifi was good, but only in common area. The price was 50$ for a double one night. It is a good price for... More

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38 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This was fine for our one night stay. We reserved the rooms at $61 per night which was collected as soon as we checked in. The stairways are narrow and curved so it will be a challenge bringing up large pieces of luggage. The seating area downstairs was comfortable, there's a hammock, restrooms, a small restaurant open during breakfast hours,... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I have slept in this "Hotel" for 1 night, fortunately, with my wife and I must say it was the worst night out of our 2 week trip on Galapagos. FIrst we had to change room because there was no hot water in the first they gave us, the second one was not really clean, found a hair on the... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I was visiting the Islands some time ago, and we didnt have very good plans and we wanted to safe time and take advantage of it so we got a full day tour at this place in the reception and oooh surprise next morning we were ready for it and after waiting about 30 minutes we just realized that the... More

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77 reviews 77 reviews
33 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Espana is a basic hotel, but it is pleasant and cheap. I paid $40 (less than £25) for B&B in a single room. The room was basic - no drawers and a open rail to support a few hangers. A few hooks and a small shelf. There was a TV and a noisey but efficient air conditioning unit. Bathroom with... More

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Excellent staff, comfortable, safe, clean, good breakfast, trained to give correct advice on tours in both Santa Cruz and the rest of the islands staff, all at a great price. 100% recommended. Excelente atención, confortable, seguro, limpio, buen desayuno, personal capacitado en para dar asesoría correcta en tours tanto en Santa Cruz como en el resto de las islas, todo... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Stayed on this hotel for an 8 days dive trip. The place is clean and secure. The wifi service is awfull. I was on the third floor and I did not get any signal. The only place where the signal is reasonable is in the mail lobby, and even there the speed is very slow. Breakfast is good, very complete.... More

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I stayed in Hotel Espana several times over a 3 week period, and always came back because of the value. The rooms are small and simple but air conditioned. For $10 per night more you can get a premium room that is significantly better than a standard room. The hotel is very close to the downtown area. The staff are... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The position of this place is good even if not on the main street along the ocean. The staff is available and breakfasts good. Rooms are quite spartan and hot but air conditioned works well. Both rooms and bathrooms were clean.

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Address: Tomas de Berlanga and Islas Plazas, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz > Puerto Ayora
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Hotel Espana Galapagos Islands/Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

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