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Description
Golden Bay Galapagos is situated in privileged location on the Playa de Oro (Beach of Gold) on San Cristobal Island, directly in front of the sea, where sea lions, blue-footed boobies, and other animal More citizens of Galapagos are seen. We are the only hotel on the island registered and approved by Ecuador’s Ministry of Tourism and awarded five stars. We are located less than ten minutes from the archipelago’s best airport, with daily flights from Quito and Guayaquil. Furthermore, San Cristobal is well connected with the other islands, by flight and by sea, for those who wish stress-free interisland travel. We offer 21 rooms which permit our guests the possibility to feel themselves a part of the earthly paradise in a magical environment and in high standards of quality while inside the planet’s most famous national park. Our style is based on the concept of “Luxury without Ostentation.” We create an environment of absolute comfort under international standards of hygiene and presentatio Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Breakfast included
Air conditioning
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
$376 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Golden Bay Galapagos Galapagos Islands/San Cristobal, Ecuador
Location
Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > San Cristobal > Puerto Baquerizo Moreno
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
$376 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Golden Bay Galapagos Galapagos Islands/San Cristobal, Ecuador
Location
Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > San Cristobal > Puerto Baquerizo Moreno
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During a 4 day layover in San Cristobal we were just looking for a hotel near the beach. Little did we know we would find a true gem. Just feet away from where sea lions, pelicans and marine iguanas are frolicking in the ocean is...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank CristinaMittermeier
Reviewed May 21, 2019

Well located with lots of entertainment provided by the sea lions. It is a shame that there are so many hazards to negotiate. There are drop offs in the lobby floor and several people in our group fell. Also, the shower floors are extremely slippery....More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank LetsGoDen
Reviewed May 4, 2019

We stayed in 2 beautiful rooms during our stay. The hotel staff were very attentive to our needs. The asst. manager was very helpful during our stay. The views from our room were fantastic--if sea lions are your thing! Thank you!

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank cjack664
Reviewed April 9, 2019

The equipment of the hotel is very modern, the rooms completely in white. Unfortunately, there is a lack of seating in the rooms and the tiles in the bathroom were so slippery that I slipped while showering.The service is good but very slow. At breakfast...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Roland H
Reviewed March 27, 2019

This hotel is in a great location along the waterfront at San Cristobol. There are many sea lions outside the hotel, and the marina is beautiful. It is right in the heart of the action - shopping, dining, and the marina are just outside the...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Beth S
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angelaf847
April 16, 2017|
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Response from Phil K | Reviewed this property |
There are also shops close by that can help you book tours and trips. The day trips however are going to suck. Take a cruise. You can usually get them 1/2 off if you book them last minute on the islands.
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allie0518
January 2, 2017|
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Response from Bernard C | Reviewed this property |
Sure, this small town has about 5 good quality restaurants and maybe a dozen or two cafes and food outlets. The beaches are variously 10 minute walking to maybe 4 Km (2-3 miles) or alternatively a taxi ride away. Don't... More
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DaisyDot24
October 7, 2016|
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Response from Goldenbaygalapagos | Property representative |
Dear DaisyDot24, sorry that took us so long to answer your question. You don´t need a travel agency to arrange your trip to Galapagos everything can be done independently. You just have to make sure that you are arriving to... More
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Room Tips

"Try the ocean view balcony suite. You won't regret waking up to the sound of ocean waves."
CristinaMittermeier
3 weeks ago
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"Best views face/overlook the bay/beach"
Mark-BobbiH
Feb 24, 2019
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"Get a room with outside view."
AndreasH50
Jan 15, 2019
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"Pay a little more for the ocean view"
doughauck
Nov 7, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$376 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
EcuadorGalapagos IslandsSan CristobalPuerto Baquerizo Moreno
NUMBER OF ROOMS
21
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