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Casa de Mathias - Suite

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Casa de Mathias is located 5 minutes from the entrance of National Park/Charles Darwin Research Station and Scuba Iguana dive center. We are located in a quiet neighborhood, in one of the best residential areas of Puerto Ayora, only 15 meters to the border of Galapagos National Park. Our goal is to give to our clients privacy and comfort, like being at home. We operate our own ultraviolet water treatment system, so you can confidently prepare your own meals. Three buildings stand on our 900 square meter property. Mathias Espinosa lives with his family in the principal house. Mathias is co-owner of Scuba Iguana Divers and a Naturalist Guide diver of the National Park. He has been the personal guide for many personalities like Bill Gates, John McCain, Larry Ellison, Bo Derek and the Prince...Casa de Mathias is located 5 minutes from the entrance of National Park/Charles Darwin Research Station and Scuba Iguana dive center. We are located in a quiet neighborhood, in one of the best residential areas of Puerto Ayora, only 15 meters to the border of Galapagos National Park. Our goal is to give to our clients privacy and comfort, like being at home. We operate our own ultraviolet water treatment system, so you can confidently prepare your own meals. Three buildings stand on our 900 square meter property. Mathias Espinosa lives with his family in the principal house. Mathias is co-owner of Scuba Iguana Divers and a Naturalist Guide diver of the National Park. He has been the personal guide for many personalities like Bill Gates, John McCain, Larry Ellison, Bo Derek and the Princess of Thailand Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. In our Galapagos gardens are a suite and an apartment built for your holidays. The garden surrounds you with mocking birds, finches, yellow warblers and more. Our principal host is the lava lizard, unique to these islands. THE SUITE: One room suite with bathroom and kitchen fully furnished (45 square meters in total) that will make you feel like living in a small house. In its own airy porch, with hammock, tables and chairs, you will be able to enjoy the evening. Services: * WIFI * Cable TV, DVD with movies included and books. * Bathroom with hair drier and safety bars in the toilet and shower for the use of clients of all ages. * Air conditioning and ceiling fan. * Bicycles to use in town. * Cellular phone to communicate with the owners. * Alarm clock * Safety box * Cleaning everyday * Fire alarm and extinguisher Observations: * The bedroom has two beds of (1.05m x 1.90m) those can put together to make a King size bed. One extra folding cot for a child can be included on request. * The kitchen has: Stove, Oven, toaster, manual coffee maker, blender, electrical water heater, coffee machine, and smoke extractor. More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Cooker
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Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
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Porch
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Towels Provided
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Paper Towels Provided
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Ceiling Fans
TV
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Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
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Internet Access
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Mathias & Maria were both phenomenal hosts!! Their place is a gem, in the ideal location in Puerto Ayora. It is extremely convenient, a very short walk to town, and their home is quiet and peaceful. Beautiful hammocks, bikes provided, and rooms are extremely clean!...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank M7566TMlaurao
GoPlaces563404, VR Owner at Casa de Mathias - Suite, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you Laura for your comments! It is a pleasure to have wonderful people like you!. You are always welcome! I wish you all the best! Maria and Mathias

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Excellent home and hosts, close to the beach, Charles Darwin center and other attractions! Family (kids) friendly quarters, in a safe, cozy, comfortable setting! Location: This is very close to downtown, Charles Darwin center, and other attractions! Home: The home that we stayed in was...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

First off, the pictures don't do it justice. The rooms are wonderful, the outside courtyard area is beautiful and very relaxing. And the hosts, Maria and Mathius are fantastic - just like family. And Maria is like having your own personal travel agent. She is...More

Date of stay: January 2017
2  Thank CJisland
Management response:Responded 27 January 2017

Thank you very much for your comments. Was a pleasure to help you with. We are very happy that you enjoyed your time with us. We wish you a wonderful year and hope to see you again!. María and Mathias

Reviewed 1 January 2017

The location is excellent - walking distance to the National Parks, beaches and town centre. The accommodation is spacious, very clean and comfortable, the perfect place to unwind after a busy day exploring the island. The owners Mathias and Maria were super helpful, nothing was...More

Date of stay: December 2016
1  Thank Happiness648203
Management response:Responded 11 January 2017

Thank you!, was a pleasure for us to have a guests like you! You are a wonderful persons!. Have a great year!! Maria and Mathias

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Fabulous place close to scuba iguana diving, perfect kitchen to make meals, bikes provides on the house

Date of stay: November 2016
1  Thank kimdD8772PR
Management response:Responded 24 November 2016

Dear Kim, we are very happy that you have been able to enjoy our accommodation. Thank you and hope to see you again! Mathias and Maria

About the Owner
Mathias E
Languages spoken:German, English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
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Casa de Mathias is located in the south part of Santa Cruz island (Puerto Ayora), 40 minutes by taxi or bus from Itabaca Channel located between Baltra island and north side of Santa Cruz island. The nearest airport to get to Santa Cruz is in Baltra. The address of Casa de Mathias is Barrio El Eden, Calle Fragata 014 y Scalecia. Close to El Eden Park.
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