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Golden Bay Hotel & Spa

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Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea lions”(39 reviews)
“outdoor bar”(4 reviews)
“in town”(11 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
The Golden Bay Hotel & Spa with 21 rooms was conceived and designed to offer guests an extraordinary level of comfort and world class service in the wonderful and unique Galapagos Islands of Ecuador. The Hotel merges luxury with environmental demands of "the Enchanted Islands". The...
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Location and contact
Calle Charles Darwin Lote 3 | Sector Playa de Oro, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno 200150, Ecuador
20.9 km to San Cristobal Airport
12 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Apart from the beauty of the Galapagos, this is the best hotel in San Cristobal. 2 min from the airport, and walking distance from the peer for daily tours. Amazing and comfortable rooms, It has an amazing view for sunsets. And to top it of...More

Thank Caridad R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel with a marvelous view, right in front of Playa Oro, where lots of sealions are. Everyday a little one was lying under a terrace table. So cute! The rooms are comfortable with a big bathroom (we had a 3-bed room). Friendly staff, excellent...More

Thank Arpaja
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a stunning hotel. My room was facing the water and I got to see stunning sunsets every night. The room was pristinely clean. The location of the hotel was perfect - a short 5 minute walk to lots of restaurants along the water...More

Thank axwtravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Premier place in San Cristobal! We had an absolute blast here. Room was great, awesome food at the hotel, and the bar on the corner of the hotel property is second to none for the view, the cocktails, and the sea lions that hang out...More

Thank ktimmons001
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We stayed at Golden Bay for the first two night of our Galapagos trip. I thought the room was excellent with a view of the ocean, comfortable beds, and nice bathroom. We ate most of our meals in the restaurant. The food was excellent with...More

Thank strydes
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$ 382 - US$ 1,218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 382 - US$ 1,218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (38)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (9)
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Angela F
17 April 2017|
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Response from Phil K | Reviewed this property |
There are also shops close by that can help you book tours and trips. The day trips however are going to suck. Take a cruise. You can usually get them 1/2 off if you book them last minute on the islands.
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allie0518
3 January 2017|
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Response from Bernard C | Reviewed this property |
Sure, this small town has about 5 good quality restaurants and maybe a dozen or two cafes and food outlets. The beaches are variously 10 minute walking to maybe 4 Km (2-3 miles) or alternatively a taxi ride away. Don't... More
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DaisyDot24
7 October 2016|
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Response from Golden_Bay_Hotel | Property representative |
Dear DaisyDot24, sorry that took us so long to answer your question. You don´t need a travel agency to arrange your trip to Galapagos everything can be done independently. You just have to make sure that you are arriving to... More
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Room Tips
"Face the water... amazing sunsets"
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"The suite room 302. Money well spent if you are not out on day trips"
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"We had a garden view room, not ocean view. We could still sit outside and watch the sea lions and the ocean."
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"Have a room overlooking the bay"
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