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Hotel del Sol Galapagos

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent place to stay for solo travellers or couples or families, is just 6 blocks away from the port and makes it be in a quieter spot, very friendly staff and great breakfast! I would definitely stay there again and I really recommend it. A bit expensive, but is worth it! Thanks Hotel Galapagos Team!

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

Most of the places on Galapagos islands are quite basic, with the necessary amenities and not too much of snazz. This place is perfect- it's simple, homely, big rooms, great staff and v conveniently located. They make awesome banana pancakes for bfast! The owners are v helpful, kind and super! They know basic English and Spanish :) Worth staying here!

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Loved everything about the accommodation. Breakfast was served daily on the premises and early enough for you to get started for the day. The room I had was absolutely comfortable and clean. The decor was cosy, which left me feeling like I was @ home. When I booked this place I thought it was closer to the city centre and... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

I'm not sure why a lot of the reviews on here say that these suites are beautiful and wonderful because from our experience they were basic bordering on ugly. Maybe unrealistically we had expected beautiful views of the island but were instead confronted by views of differing rubbish strewn alleyways on three sides of our bedroom, which is perhaps the... More 

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Ames, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We had a great two nights at the Suites del Sol at Galapagos islands. The hotel is very nice. Our room was on the first floor and had a kitchen. We even had our breakfast in our suite. The people are very nice and helpful in arranging taxi pick up at the airport and back to the airport. This place... More 

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Machala, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Not often does a hotel or inn, even a small, intimate one, make you feel immediately at home. The wonderful owners and staff did exactly that ! My wife and I were there for eight nights and could easily have spent eight more. Everyone went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable and accommodate of every need. The... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Pros: Incredibly friendly and helpful staff, clean and spacious rooms, free breakfast. Con: A little far from the city center where most things are located. This was a great little, somewhat out of the way place for our stay in the Galapagos. Our day tours picked us up and dropped us off at the hotel, so the location only mattered... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Beautiful little B&B. Great breakfast to get the day going. Nice walk to the downtown area. Wonderful hosts that were very accommodating. They even helped us sort out a hotel on Isabela while we were gone for 2 nights.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for a week during a recent visit to the Galapagos. The room was gorgeous and Cecelia and her mother couldn't have been more helpful. The rooms were cleaned every day. A delicious breakfast was provided every morning and taxis arranged for me for whenever I needed them. I would highly recommend staying there, it's a great location.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in Suites del Sol during my vacation to Galapagos. This hotel couldn't be better! Cecilia and her mother are super friendly and welcoming! They helped us with information and arranged a continental breakfest at a pre-asked time (because most of the tours are at 7:00, we used to have breakfest at 6:00 or 6:30). Don't leave without trying... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In Puerto Ayora, Suites del Sol is located in a residential area at Duncan Street and Lobo Marino, Alborada Neighborhood; besides being located close to the road that takes us to the beautiful Turtle Beach of Bay. Characteristics of Suites del Sol.- Suites del Sol has elegant and cozy apartments and suites that are totally equipped. The daily breakfast has no cost and it is served in the Restaurant Café Hernan and the last day before you departure the breakfast will be served in the courtyard of the building. Smoking is not allowed in this establishment. ROOMSSuites del Sol has 6 rooms each with its respective terrace from where you may appreciate the city and the top part of the island. On the second floor, the rooms have balconies; the courtyard has a small Native Garden of Galapagos that provides a comfortable environment. The rooms count TVs (with cable) and also have air conditioner and articles for personal hygiene that are totally for free. The access to all rooms is made through the principal door and the stairs. In addition, the guest has his key to enter the principal door, as everything is completely enclosed for privacy and security. Coffee service is offered for guests that desire and has no cost. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel del Sol Galapagos

Address: Lobo Marino e Isla Ducan (Barrio Alborada), Puerto Ayora EC200350, Ecuador (Formerly Suites del Sol)
Location: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz > Puerto Ayora
Price Range: $157 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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