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Darwin Hostel

Av. Baltra y Tomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
Traveller (13)
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
5 Sep 2017
“Good private rooms”
17 Jan 2017
“Nice hostel in sta cruz”
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The staff is really friendly and ready to help the guests. The rooms were clean and comfortable. There is also an outside commom area with hammocks, which is quite nice. The location is very good, almost on the corner with Charles Darwin Avenue, where all...More

Thank Rafaella P
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We didn't have any reservations when arriving at Santa Cruz. Darwin hostel was price/quality for us the best option. Wifi is not always available, but the room is very clean, the beds are comfi and there's a nice place to hang out.

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

When we walked in, they noted they had wifi, AC, and hot water. When we checked in a couple days later, their wifi was broken and AC did not work. Not a huge issue since we were there for only one night and it was...More

Thank Amie L
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I staid at this place last week. It's a pretty good place WiFi is a bit slow, showers can be hot but for the most part they are not the room and area was very clean. It's located really close to the dock too.

Thank limitless_horizon
Reviewed 22 August 2016

These guys are not professionals. I made a reservation onsite a couple of days before I wanted to stay in the hostel (later that day I went to Isabela island and wanted to have my stay arranged for my return). Surprisingly, when I came to...More

Thank RubenLM5
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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15 August 2015|
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Response from Matzomanie | Reviewed this property |
Hi,if I so remember right it was 25 USD for my Partner ans me in the double without AC.
Room Tips
"stay at gloria inn - same price 10x better"
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"No need tiny"
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"Ask for a room close to the social area, as their Wifi is good, but doesn't go very far."
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"Rooms on the back are less noisy."
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