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Hostel Sir Francis Drake

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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good36%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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“hot water”(10 reviews)
“bit dated”(2 reviews)
“basic hotel”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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2 Star accommodation
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2 Sep3 Sep
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Really nice owner who works hard to keep the hotel clean. I was not happy with the fact that the cleaning woman said she only worked until 10 am so banged on the door before 8 am each morning, even after I asked not to...More

Thank megoreilly
Response from Nahum C, Director de Recepción at Hostel Sir Francis DrakeResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for your comments that help us improve, Cleaning is very important for us, I ask you to apologize for that inconvenience. We hope to have you on your next vacation.

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Booked through Orbitz and paid more than I should have. We had 2 rooms, a family room with balcony that was much nicer than the double with a view. Family room was at back of hotel and had balcony and was much cooler and quieter....More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Galápagos Islands the last week of December. We stayed at this hotel and found it to be a very nice hotel especially for the price. The room was clean and comfortable, and the hotel is only a few blocks...More

Thank faheymk
Response from Nahum C, Director General at Hostel Sir Francis DrakeResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you very much for your excellent answer, that is exactly what we offer, here you come to rest and the next day you continue enjoying the wonderful Galapagos Islands as you have done. We hope to see you again soon!!!

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

If you aren't there in busy season, I suggest not booking online and just showing up. We negotiated a price much lower than the advertised rate. Room was fine and cleaned every day. Location is great. Staff are friendly but often not at the reception...More

Thank Caitlin B
Response from Fernando T, Gerente at Hostel Sir Francis DrakeResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Customer. I appreciate your comments about our hotel. Regards.

Reviewed 17 July 2017

We stayed for 5 nights so managed to bargain down to $25 a night - I wouldn't be happy paying the internet listing of $60 a night. They weren't particularly busy so we turned up and got a room without an issue - if not...More

Thank Haig B
Response from Fernando T, Gerente at Hostel Sir Francis DrakeResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Customer. Thanks for your comment. I am very happy to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$46 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$46 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hi...You would arrive at the Baltra airport at the exit you will find airlines buses without cost waiting for the passengers to transfer them to the channel Itabaca in the channel all take a ferry the cost per person is of 1... More
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"Rooms in back of hotel are quieter"
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"Room 22 at the top bit of a climb,but worth it."
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"Number 21 was fine"
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"If you're a light sleeper, ask for a room away from the street."
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