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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Much of our experience at this hotel has already been replicated by other reviewers. Highlights of our 4 night stay included: fantastic, helpful service by the staff (thanks Emilia - you were wonderful!); clean and air-conditioned rooms with lovely small balconies to watch the waves;...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hotel! Our room on the second floor was perfect! Very quiet and clean. Overlooked the bay. Small pool and hot tub. Nice bar. There is a seal, Pinnie, who sometimes jumped into the pool but usually slept on the bench. What a cutie. Hotel...More

Thank FlyTahiti27
Reviewed 14 May 2018

The staff were pleasant and the rooms very basic yet clean. Booked by O.A.T. tours. The location was good and allowed us to walk to dinner and shopping. Again we got a king size bed! We had a very good lunch upon our arrival. Continental...More

Thank Ricksimons
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend! Everything about this stay was amazing. Great beds, great breakfast, lovely staff, restaurant was really good, etc. There’s a hot tub, with water views - to conserve energy just let them know 20 minutes before you need it and they will heat it...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 18 April 2018

My Husband and I stayed at Hotel Solymar while we explored The Galapagos Islands on a Friendly Planet Tour. Friendly Planet did not disappoint with this hotel. We stayed in room # 107, it has a blocked view but was still a very nice room....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$232 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Ayora
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$232 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Ayora
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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20 July 2017|
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Response from Christopher S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, directly across the street is a very helpful travel agency specializing in excursions. We booked 2 excursions with them and enjoyed both.
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LornaBeasley
19 March 2017|
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Response from Pat S | Reviewed this property |
Jim's answer is correct
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Herb E
31 January 2017|
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Response from sgibublz | Property representative |
The hotel is non smoking, our public spaces like bar and patio areas are designated smoking areas. There is no smoking ordinance in effect for the Island, each business owners decides what they feel is best for their... More
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"Ask for water view"
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"#5 on first floor has great views but pretty much all of the rooms have a similar ocean and pool view."
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"All rooms look to the sea."
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"If you want water view, be sure to ask for it."
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