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Hotel Mar Azul

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We recently stayed 5 nights and enjoyed our time at Mar Azul. The property is in a great location, very quiet and spotlessly clean. Enjoyed the open air garden / dining area and coffee station with hot water 24/7. A great choice and very comfortable stay.

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

The price paid was perfect for the quality I got. The hotel is ver nice, workers are extremley polite and the rooms are clean. Breakfast was also very good for Galapagos! You can't expect amazing hotels in galapagos, this one is very very good :)

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Claudia R, Director de Recepción at Hotel Mar Azul, responded to this review
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Estimada Srta. Cristina, Gracias por elegirnos y por su importante comentario. Esperamos que haya disfrutado de su estancia en estas... More 

Montreal
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights, cost was $56/night, taxes included. Great value as we paid double that for comparable lodging in Puerto Ayora, only difference was the other place had a pool. It is about a 4 minute walk to the main street and waterfront. Claudia, the receptionist spoke some English but not anyone else, I did not mind as... More 

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Thank Moqueen
Claudia R, Director de Recepción at Hotel Mar Azul, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you for choosing us and for your valuable comments, we hope you enjoyed of these beautiful islands "Galapagos". Come back soon! Sincerely yours, Claudia Román More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

Clean and quiet, room was a good size with small fridge, A/C and wifi worked great. Close to everything. Decent restaurant at the end of the block that serves American breakfast all day, which is good because the hotel breakfast is only between 7-8:30. Request a room that doesn't share a wall with the kitchen if you sleep later than... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Not exactly waterfront but within walking distance. Quiet place. Front desk recepcionist Claudia was very helpful in suggesting day trips and helping to secure ferry tickets all from the hotel so you don't have to worry about it yourself. Also free bottled drinking water is provided at the hotel's restaurant 24 hours. Saves you from having to buy lots of... More 

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Clovis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

U really enjoyed the stay at this hotel. The people were nice and the breakfast was good and included. The room was clean too. The room has all basic necessities nothing fancy but that is all I ask for when I'm in paradise. I will book here on my next visit.

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Claudia R, Director de Recepción at Hotel Mar Azul, responded to this review

Good Morning Dear. Thank you for you important comment, we will be happy to receive again. Sincerely yours, Claudia More 

Boston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

The Hotel Mar Azul is a one story older "island style" facility. A perfect place to stay before a cruise to the Galapagos. Five minute cab ride from the airport. Five to 10 minute walk to the downtown center. Room was nice, clean with stall shower in bathroom. Air conditioner worked well. Small fridge and wall fan. Grounds have plants... More 

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Claudia R, Director de Recepción at Hotel Mar Azul, responded to this review

Good Mornning Dear, Thank you so much for your important comments, we work with love to give our guests the best attention. Sincerely yours, Claudia Román More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

This hotel was close to the sea front and all on one floor. The lobby was very attractive and the reception office was extremely helpful. What struck me mostly was the absolute cleanliness of the entire place. The room was exactly like that of the photographs and very clean. Breakfast was included in the very reasonable price and was one... More 

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Thank psychlura
Claudia R, Director de Recepción at Hotel Mar Azul, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bendon, Thanks a lot for your comment is very important for us to know your opinion. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Galapagos and you come back soon. Claudia Román, Recepción More 

Australia
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452 reviews
153 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

Cheaper walk in price rather than online. On a back street parallel to the seafront. About 10 mins walk to the Port & Airport. Very nice family establishment, immaculately clean- they were always sweeping & mopping & painting. Room was comfortable & quiet. Room had small TV with a decent amount of English speaking channels. Wifi although not super fast,... More 

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Claudia R, Receptionist at Hotel Mar Azul, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We hoped you enjoyed your visit in Galapagos Island and we look forward to serving you again. Sincerely yours, Claudia Román More 

Quito, Ecuador
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Stayed here one night before I took a cruise. It's the second time I stayed there. It's nice, very clean, hot showers, internet and a complete breakfast. Roms come with airco as well that you kind of need on the islands.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Hotel Mar Azul

Address: Av. Alsacio Northia y Esmeraldas, Ecuador
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > San Cristobal
Price Range: $47 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Mar Azul 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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