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Located in one of the most biodiverse and scenic area of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in San Cristobal island, just 100 yards walk to the wonderful Playa Mann beach, this Ocean View Bed and Breakfast provides the perfect retreat for your Galapagos experience. Nothing will interrupt you except the sounds of the finches and warbles singing and Galapagos sea lions barking on our nearby Playa Mann beach. If you prefer wildlife over nightlife, this is the place for you. Snorkeling with sea lions, hiking among Darwin´s finches and mockingbirds, artisanal fishing, surfing, kayaking, and Galapagos Giant Tortoise viewing are all within minutes of Casa Playa Mann. As a local Galapagos family hotel, we want to share the natural beauty of the Galapagos National Park and Marine Reserve, but alsothe charm of local people. We strive to create an atmosphere of simplicity, comfort and elegance, with attentive, personalized service.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool / beach towels
Coffee shop
Beach
Boating
Taxi service
Couples massage
Baggage storage
Wifi
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Diving
Hiking
Snorkelling
Water sport equipment rentals
Fishing
Full body massage
Massage
Outdoor furniture
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Express check-in / check-out
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Ironing service
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Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Private balcony
Refrigerator
Cable / satellite TV
Bath / shower
Safe
Seating area
Separate living room
Sofa
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / wardrobe
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Smoking rooms available
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Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish
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Neta L wrote a review 9 Jun
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Lucia, Jose and Lu are amazing hosts of this boutique hotel in San Cristobal. They went out of their way to accommodate everything we needed. The rooms are great and the location next to the beautiful beach is outstanding. Highly highly recommend.
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Responded 1 week ago
Dear Neta, thank you so much for taking the time to share a review for us. We appreciate your words, and feel so happy to know that you had a positive experience here, thanks for recommending us! It was nice welcoming you here in San Cristobal. Kind regards, José and Casa Playa Mann family
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Keenan M wrote a review Jun 2021
Seattle, Washington49 contributions17 helpful votes
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My family stayed with Jose at Casa Playa Mann for four nights. Jose was immensely helpful during the planning process. He let us shift our dates slightly when the airlines canceled our flights. He also helped us book trips to Kicker Rock in advance and offered some suggestions on day trips we could book that would be appropriate for our one-year old baby. A few days before our trip he sent over detailed instructions on how to navigate the COVID protocols and get out to the islands without issue. We booked both a Garden View room for two adults and an Ocean view suite for two adults and one baby. Jose provided a crib (pack & play style) for our baby which was really helpful. We loved the Ocean view suite and enjoyed laying out in the hammocks on the deck. My mom & grandpa weren't as fond of the Garden-view room which felt less private due to its location, however Jose did offer them a chance to change rooms midway through our stay. The best part of staying at Casa Playa Mann is the hospitality. As others have mentioned, the breakfast is excellent in both the diversity of items they offer and the quality of the food. Jose goes above and beyond to help you out while you stay with him. He ordered food for delivery for us on two separate occasions and took care of everything for us from ordering to payment. He also helped arrange a day of activities for my mom, grandpa, and baby with an English speaking guide because he knew they didn't speak a single word of Spanish. His restaurant recommendations were excellent and we ended up going back to a few of the places he suggested. Lastly, he was beyond sweet to my one-year old. By the end of the trip she was asking for him by name and would laugh whenever she saw him. He would keep her entertained in the mornings while the adults finished their breakfast, teach her about the plants on the hotel grounds, and gave her a few flowers from some of the plants. Everyone in my family was blown away by the level of hospitality we received at Casa Playa Mann. If you're looking to feel taken care of I can't suggest Casa Playa Mann enough.
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Responded 24 Jun 2021
Dear Keenan, muchas gracias.....!!!....for taking the time to write such a nice review. It describes so many little things that sometimes we do not take the time to reflect about, but confirming that we were able to help you make feel happy during your time in San Cristobal, it is so rewarding!! We enjoyed a lot with your family, and specially with your little daugther, how could anyone resist so much sweetness. Please send a big hug to all the family, and I sincerily hope to see you all again in the future. Take care. All the best, cheers from Galapagos. José
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sparkysimi wrote a review May 2022
Southport, North Carolina284 contributions77 helpful votes
What a wonderful hotel! Jose and everyone made us very welcome. We were very tired from our past few days of travel and adventures on the mainland of Ecuador,so we were especially happy to arrive at Casa Playa Mann. Our room was very clean, had everything we needed and our balcony was so nice to enjoy. Jose made arrangements for transfers to and from the airport which was so appreciated. We highly recommend Casa Playa Mann. Don’t miss breakfast!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Sparkysimi, thanks a lot for your great review. We are so happy to hear that you had a great time in our place. We appreciate you can recommend us, we would love to welcome you again in your future visit to the Galapagos. Warm regards from the islands Best Jose and Casa Playa Mann family
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Sunnie H wrote a review May 2022
Chicago, Illinois5 contributions3 helpful votes
This is one of the best hotel stays I have ever experienced. The hotel itself is lovely with natural wood touches and colorful flowers. The family has provided inviting hammocks and hammock chairs at strategic places which encourage relaxing and socializing. They provide a fresh and filling complete breakfast of fruit, yogurt, toasted quinoa, eggs, breads, cookies, and juice, coffee, and tea. But the best part are the owners. They are so friendly and warm and have the knowledge to give the most informed advice on what to do in the amount of time and ability one has and how best to explore the island. And they have the contacts to make things happen for whatever one needs. Thanks to José and the whole family!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Responded 18 May 2022
Dear Sunnie, wow! The best hotel stays you have ever experienced! That is big words! It is so amazing, thank you so much for sharing your experience here. We feel honoured of having welcomed you and your family and to know that you had a great time in San Cristobal, and that we were helpful during all your stay. As locals we are just happy and proud to share the best of the island and helping you connecting with the best options depending on your interests. Thanks for being such great guests, we enjoyed a lot our conversations and learning from you. Hopefull you can visit us again in the near future. Please say hello to all the family! Best wishes, Jose, Lu... and the Casa Playa Mann family
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marc t wrote a review May 2022
London, United Kingdom6 contributions7 helpful votes
Family run hotel with amazing service throughout and amazing views from the top floor. Very helpful on organising tours, recommendations, etc. Located next to Playa Mann and very close to Tijeretas which adds to the experience, and close to the port. Very nice stay.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: Make the most out of the hosts recommendations
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Responded 18 May 2022
Hola Marc! Muchas gracias. Thank you for taking the time to share this great review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the views and location of our place. Glad to hear also that we were helpful on organising tours and recommendations of things to do in the island. I hope you can visit us again. Sending best regards from all the Casa Playa Mann family! Best, José
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S1772 wrote a review May 2022
St. Augustine, Florida57 contributions23 helpful votes
Casa Playa Mann is located a stone's throw from Playa Mann. It also is in walking distance to shops and restaurants as well as Tijeretas. The room was very clean and comfortable. Our room had a huge balcony with hammocks and a cool hammock chair with a beautiful view. This is a family run place and they make you feel like you're part of their family. We would stay here again if we visit another time.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Responded 17 May 2022
Dear S1772 Thanks a lot for staying with us and for sharing your experience here. It means so much for us! How nice is to hear that you would like to stay here again if you come back, we sincerely hope you can be back, we will be ready to welcome you again, just contact us. Warm regards from the Casa Playa Mann family. Best, José and Lu
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InstyletravelNYC wrote a review Apr 2022
New York City, New York15 contributions26 helpful votes
This small cozy B&B is perfectly located between a town and a beach , both are a short walk. The hotel is family own and run, nicely decorated, clean and comfortable. For a little extra we got an ocean view room at the top floor - highly recommended! Definitely will come back.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Responded 27 Apr 2022
Dear InstyletravelNYC Thanks a lot for your nice review. We really hope you can come back, we will be happy to welcome you again, we hope you took wonderful memories of the Galapagos islands. Greetings from San Cristobal, Best José
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Happytvlgrl wrote a review Apr 2022
San Diego, California5 contributions5 helpful votes
Casa Playa Mann has an amazing location. It is steps from an incredible beach where there is beautiful snorkling. A very short walk aways is the Interpretation Center (tells you about the siland and gateway to fantatic hikes and more snorkeleing) and the town. Location, location, location. And then there is the fantastic service provided by the family owners. We interacted with Jose for the booking process, but he was traveling internationally to share his work at the Interpretation center on local culture. His sister, Lu, took great care of us chatting and making great restaurant and tour recommendations. The accommodations are not luxurious, but comfortable. The daily breakfasts are hearty and wonderful Try the toasted couscous!
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Date of stay: March 2022
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Responded 21 Apr 2022
Dear Happytrvlgrl....we are so happy to hear that you had such a great time with us, thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. As a local family business we do our best to connect with our guests and helping to enjoy not just the natural beauty of the islands but also learning our the local culture as Ecuadorians and Galapagos inhabitants. And about the couscous, I think you are refering the Quinua! We love quinua as a ingredient for our breakfast, really nutricious and tasty, so glad you enjoyed it as well. Thanks again and I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the future. Greetings from the Galapagos, José, Lu and the Casa Playa Mann family
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jessicarabbit711 wrote a review Apr 2022
Felton, California13 contributions5 helpful votes
This was our favorite place that we stayed on our trip to the Galapagos! The hosts are incredibly friendly and helpful. They also speak English well which is a huge perk if like me your Spanish isn’t very good. The location is perfect, breakfast is amazing and the ocean view rooms have a spacious deck that’s perfect for watching the sunset. We love Casa Playa Mann!
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Responded 20 Apr 2022
Dear Jessica Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. It was a pleasure meeting you, we love to talk to our guests, so we really put energy on learning english and now we are so happy to be able to connect with guests from all around the world! So glad also to hear you enjoyed sunsets from your room, please let your friends know about our family business if they come to Galapagos. Greetings from San Cristobal island, José
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MissMeena wrote a review Mar 2022
Washington DC, District of Columbia13 contributions4 helpful votes
Wonderful place to stay, well located, best breakfast (ask for coconut drink!) and owned by a very kind family who are very knowledgeable about the island and assist with taxis and tours. They remembered little things like food preferences that made the stay feel like spending time with family friends.
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Date of stay: March 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: 5 min from beach!
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Responded 5 Apr 2022
Dear Meena Thank you so much for sharing your exprerience with us. It is so nice to hear you enjoyed our location, breakfast and family hospitality. We put attention on those small details because we care about you and we just want you to have a wonderful experience. Thanks for choosing us to stay in San Cristobal, Galapagos. Greetings from the Galapagos, José
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PRICE RANGE
$169 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
EcuadorGalapagos IslandsSan CristobalPuerto Baquerizo Moreno
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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Frequently Asked Questions about Casa Playa Mann Galapagos
Which popular attractions are close to Casa Playa Mann Galapagos?
Nearby attractions include Cerro Tijeretas (0.9 km), Playa Mann (0.1 km), and San Cristobal Interpretation Center (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Casa Playa Mann Galapagos?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, laundry service, and reduced mobility rooms.
Which room amenities are available at Casa Playa Mann Galapagos?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Casa Playa Mann Galapagos?
Guests can enjoy breakfast, complimentary tea, and a free welcome drink during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Casa Playa Mann Galapagos?
Conveniently located restaurants include Muyu Galapagos, Fresco Cafe, and EL DESCANSO MARINERO.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Casa Playa Mann Galapagos?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and French.
Does Casa Playa Mann Galapagos have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Casa Playa Mann Galapagos accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.