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Finch Bay Eco Hotel

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London
Reviewed 26 April 2013

As the other reviews point out is a bit of an expedition to get here from the airport involving a bus ride,ferry,pick up truck and finally the Finch Bay water taxi followed by a 5-10 minute walk .Luckily the boat dropped us off at the pier and then went round to the beach abd dropped our cases there-all very efficiently...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 April 2013

The most impressive thing about this resort is the way its employees make you feel at home. Tito, the general manager, was warm and friendly and very accommodating. Very special place. I will miss truly miss the people and the hotel. Rooms=not luxury but very nice/comfortable. As Roberta said, no t.v. but you won't miss it. Great bar. Excellent food....

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Melville, New York
Reviewed 20 April 2013

This was a lovely beach hotel and the views from the pool looking @ the beach and the Pacific Ocean were beautiful. Surprisingly, the food was FABULOUS; really gourmet!!! It is eco-friendly, so forget about bath amenities (gels, moisteurizer, etc.) Rooms were nice enough, but no TV. My husband & I would definitely recommend this place. roberta f.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2013 via mobile

this is what I would describe as a 4* hotel but at nearly 5* prices. It may be the only hotel in Galapagos on a beach, but that beach gets crowded with noisy local families at weekends. It is OK but nothing special really. Breakfast is good. You share it with the finches that fly in to help themselves to...

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Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Just returned from an incredible week at Finch Bay Eco Hotel on Santa Cruz Island. We were so hot and tired after a flight from Quito, then a bus ride from the Baltra Airport, ferry ride to Santa Cruz Island, van to Puerto Ayora, and panga ride to Finch Bay. By the time we reached the hotel, we were sweaty...

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Reviewed 12 April 2013

I was a little concerned about the rooms not having TV's BUT, once I got there I realized there is no time for TV! From the beautiful surroundings, and the EXCELLENT service the Finch Bay is a must stay for your trip to the Galapagos! I look forward for my next visit!!

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UK
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We stayed 5 nights at this hotel. It was clean, comfortable and the food was delicious. The swimming pool was clean and surprisingly warm! Getting there seems like a bit of hassle initially but it isn't a real issue. You have to take a water taxi to get to the town but it's only a few minutes away. Make sure...

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jtml0802
Reviewed 6 April 2013

The best part of Finch Bay has to be the food! The morning buffets are plentiful with a large selection of breads, fruits, cereal/yogurt, and hot food items that range from your typical morning pancakes and sausages to things like rice and shrimp. Every dinner we had was also spectacular. We did a 4 night, 5 day program and every...

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Ottawa
Reviewed 24 March 2013

When we stayed at Finch Bay Eco Hotel it was amazing just at the resort. At the resort you could see Sea Lions on the beach around 7:00 -7:30am. The food was phenomenal. It was served like if you were a queen.When we went on our tour we were on the hotel yaht called the Sea Lion. The tours took...

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Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We had an awesome week at this location, service and food were awesome as well as the staff that assisted with everything we needed, Carmen kept our room clean and tidy. We were full all week and mostly ate at the Hotel. The staff were always smiling, available to assist in whatever way they could and assisted with my wife's...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The award-winning hotel enjoys a peaceful and magical beachfront location in Puerto Ayora, on Santa Cruz Island. The 21 Garden View-room and 6 Ocean View suite hotel makes the ideal base for exploring the natural diversity and attractions of the island – including Tortuga Bay beach – and for taking day-trips to nearby islands, aboard its own, specialized yachts. The hotel also implements best practices in sustainable tourism. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Finch Bay Eco Hotel

Address: Punta Estrada S/N, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador (Formerly Finch Bay Eco Hotel)
Region: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz > Puerto Ayora
Price Range: RM1,799 - RM2,738 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Finch Bay Eco Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Hotel Finch Bay Eco
Finch Bay Eco Puerto Ayora
Finch Bay Eco Hotel Puerto Ayora, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#1 Family Hotel in Puerto Ayora
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