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    La Gran Tortuga

    Las Fragatas y 16 de Marzo, Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
    011 593 5-252-9198
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (52)
    Room & Suite (129)
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good30%
    • Average10%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “spacious room” (4 reviews)
    “hot water” (8 reviews)
    “family hotel” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

    We really enjoyed this place! It was the most expensive place we stayed on the Galapagos but Isabela tends to be the most expensive island. The rooms are very nice and clean with all the amenities you could want (even a fridge), and a comfortable...More

    Thank NikiandJosh
    Reviewed 15 February 2015

    La Gran Tortuga has all you need: big room, perfect (boxspring) bed, nice shower, clean and friendly service. At a reasonable price ($70 a night, breakfast included). What do you need more? It's not exactly on the beach, but just a couple of minutes walk...More

    1  Thank carolineenwillem
    Reviewed 7 February 2015

    When we first arrived, I thought we might have made a mistake in booking here but four days later hated to leave. When we arrived the room was hot as the AC was off and we found that the mini fridge didn't work so no...More

    3  Thank Hopjud
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    We enjoyed our stay at La Gran Tortuga. The room was clean and the air conditioning worked well. Breakfast was plentiful and well made. Juana's husband gave us an excellent tour of the mangroves and the wall of tears. We really enjoyed his stories about...More

    4  Thank Trudi2015
    Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

    Simple to review! Juana is great, rooms are clean and well kept and ac is a nice break from a hot day. Tasty and ample breakfast to boot. Neither the least nor most expensive on the island, but a good value to be sure. Happy...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$66 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Galapagos Islands >
    • Isabela >
    • Puerto Villamil
    • Also Known As
    • La Gran Tortuga Puerto Villamil, Isabela, Galapagos Islands
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    Room & Suite (129)
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    8 March 2016|
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    Response from Jay G | Reviewed this property |
    No hair dryer, there were tiny bottles of shampoo and conditioner (not replenished) and we had to furnish our own soap. Brian
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    "Be very clear at checkin regarding your rate, don't wait until checkout..."
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    "Ask for a room on the second floor. I think there are four rooms on the 2nd floor and its small lobby is..."
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    "take a taxi from Puerto Villamil, is not too far but the side walks are irregular, is Galapagos after all!"
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    "Juana also provides laundry service for a reasonable fee."
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