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Av. Baltra y Tomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
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Darwin Hostel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Santiago, Chile
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Didnt like it a lot. Not that clean but very cheap. Didnt like the bed or bathroom, not that clean and a bit old/used. Very near, easy access, nice owner, just stayed for 1 or 2 days, never felt confortable :(

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48 reviews 48 reviews
37 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

We stayed there two nights before our 5-days-cruise. the rooms are absolutely basic. ours was more or less clean. breakfast is not included. we paid 30$ per night, what was ok for galapagos. but after our trip we found a much better option for only 50$. the location is right in the center of puerto ayora (2min walk to the... More

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Swansea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013 via mobile

The rooms are basic but the sheets and bathroom are clean. There is a choice of a room with fan or air con (slightly more expensive). No hot water, but with the hot weather we didn't need it anyway. There were quite a few bugs in the room. Book exchange with good range of English books, and a few other... More

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Hong Kong, China
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130 hotel reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

We flew to Galapagos independently and this was our first accommodation. It is located in heart of Puerto Ayora just near the main port. Rooms are basic and clean with private bathroom with electric showers. No breakfast, no kitchen facilities but there are cheap eating establishments nearby. Wi-fi. Owner friendly although not overly flexible. Not much to say but good... More

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

We found this to be the nicest, most cost effective place in Pto. Ayora. What else do you need in a hotel but a clean comfy bed. We were seriously 2 blocks from the ocean and all the shopping/restaurants. This was recommended to us by a friend as an awsome little place to stay and we are glad we did.... More

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Also Known As:
Darwin Hostel Galapagos Islands/Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
Address: Av. Baltra y Tomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz > Puerto Ayora
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Ranked #10 of 15 Specialty lodging in Puerto Ayora

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