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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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All reviewssea lionsfish marketpool and jacuzzimiddle of townsanta cruzthe hotel staffocean viewclamssmall balconytortuga bayresearch centerwould highly recommend this hotelsmall hotelincluded breakfastbottled wateriguanasherons
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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 1 week ago

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

Thank tina w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I stayed at Solymar while we explored Santa Cruz Island. The hotel is in an excellent location, close to convenient stores, restaurants, bars, and souvenir shops. All of the souvenir shops sell the same merchandise, so we would recommend asking for prices...More

Thank NeedsAVacation26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms were comfortable but therestaurant was very basic, and breakfast was disappointing. However, we did get to share the pool with a sea lion and a heron, and the terrace bar with marine iguanas. Staff were very friendly too.

Thank James F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff here were quite pleasant and made us feel very welcome. The location was good and allowed us to walk to dinner and shopping. The local fish market is nearby and an interesting place to visit. The room was clean and good-sized with a...More

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About
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$ 233 - US$ 355 (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$ 233 - US$ 355 (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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"#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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"Probably nice to face the water."
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