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Hotel Solymar

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ave. Charles Darwin | Thomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora 00000, Ecuador
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Ranked #4 of 13 Hotels in Puerto Ayora
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at Hotel Solymar. We had a room in the building across the street, not ocean view. The room was spacious clean and well equipped. The hotel is in a great spot. You can easily walk to restaurants and shops. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. I would definitely recommend this hotel and would be happy to return there.

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Long Island, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for part of our honeymoon and its as excellent. Every part of it. The rooms were spotless & big. The breakfast was great. The dinner was excellent. All the food was fresh. The workers were helpful & attentive. Jimmy, the manager, went more than out of his way to help us with a camera issue that would... More

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stayed for 5 nights at Isla Sol, part of Solymar, but across the street. On the positive side the room was spacious and amenities were good - nice bathroom, aircon etc. The location is perfect in terms of being in the centre of Puerto Ayora and easy walking to all parts of the town. On negative side, we were... More

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Attard, Malta
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85 reviews 85 reviews
33 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This hotel is situated on the waterfront, with wildlife often visiting the swimming pool, which is a plus. It is within easy walking to the Pier, the bank and ATM are next door, the best restaurants just across the road, all the major souvenir shops along the same street, the dive shops as well. It is extremely well located. It... More

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London, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Room: queen bed, ocean view with balcony. Cleanliness:
 room was clean, cool and fresh. Comfort: bed and pillows were comfy. Noise: no concerns. Service: great! everyone was very helpful. the lady at the front desk spoke good english. Food: an ecuadorian breakfast buffet was included and offered a good selection of cheeses, breads, juices, etc. Hotel Location: perfect. walking distance... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed at the hotel for 6 nights while on the Santa Cruz Island of the Galapagos. We stayed in the building across the street because they had bigger rooms. Very spacious for the 4 of us. It really does not make any difference for the ocean view because you are 100 ft from the ocean. Breakfast is included nothing special... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Nice hotel with great views of the ocean. Breakfast was average, but it is an island, so it's OK. Nice to watch sea lions from your balcony. The location is very good for walking in the downtown area to have dinner at one of the restaurants or for shopping.

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Peoria, Illinois
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Wonderful location, easy to walk to everythng. Front desk staff so friendly and welcoming! Room was small but nice, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was nothing special but fine. Did not have any other meal. Drinks by the pool were uber-slow, not very good, and really expensive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Firstly, this review is very late, apologies! Hopefully people will find it helpful though. We stayed at the Solymar as part of our honeymoon last June, taking a Galapagos within your reach package. This meant we were met at the airport, had tours of the island and several other day tours to other islands all included. We chose this option... More

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Leeton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This hotel was booked was for a 3 night stay while visiting the Galapagos. Walking into the lobby and seeing the beautiful view of the sea in front was amazing. The pool at the edge of the sea was lovely for a relaxing swim after a busy day of sightseeing. The room had a water view and had a huge,... More

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Address: Ave. Charles Darwin | Thomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora 00000, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz > Puerto Ayora
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Solymar 3*
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Also Known As:
Solymar Hotel Puerto Ayora
Hotel Solymar Galapagos Islands/Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

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