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Red Mangrove Isabela Lodge

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Dunedin, Florida
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Comfortable, clean rooms on the beach. Very kind and helpful staff! Our meals were good and we enjoyed walking down the beach to a popular locals bar for sunset cocktails. Loved our guide who took us to the best hiking, kayaking and snorkeling Isabela had to offer.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Nice rooms, air conditionning, hot water, nice people. Only little problem, you have to be early for the breakfast or almost nothing left. I recommand all Red Mangrove Hotel in the Galapagos. We stayed in both but my favorite is the Isabela Lodge on Isabela !

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New York City
Reviewed 30 April 2016

The setting: This sister property of the Red Mangrove Santa Cruz hotel is situated five minutes from the port at Puerto Vilamil, directly on the beach. However, there is a total lack of beach amenities like beach chairs, sun umbrellas or anything of the kind. This is strange for the price point of the hotel as hotels to the left...

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Okanagan Valley, Canada
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Grateful to the volunteer staff from New Zealand who could translate for us. Thank-You HOUSEKEEPING: We needed clean sheets (one bed had ants in it and comforters/ pillow shams were stained), another day only some of our beds were made up and on the day we were leaving, beds were made up, yet we had not checked out yet and...

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Middletown, Maryland
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We felt very welcome and like family from the start! All staff was very kind and pleasant. Food was all quite good and we never felt hungry. Only complaint is that we regularly had tour activities beginning early where we needed to be ready about 7am, but the breakfast was not put out until 7am and at that it was...

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Cannon Falls, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The location is beautiful but it does not make up for poor service and marginal rooms. We had to complain 3 times before they came to fix our air conditioning. It would have been impossible to sleep otherwise, close to a steam bath. Food was only okay.. We stayed at the Red Mangrove on Santa Cruz and it is hard...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The hotel is totally serviceable, but if you are looking for luxe, you are visiting the wrong place. Service in the Galapagos leaves a lot of room for improvement in general. But at the lodge, there are often shortages of basic food stuffs, like butter and beer. The staff does not communicate all that well in english and the rooms,...

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Reviewed 28 January 2016

people from the Red Mangrove were coming to our hotel bar to buy beer because it was so much cheaper than they were selling it for at the Red Mangrove. It ticked us off because they ran out of cold beer and we had to wait for some more to be delivered - and the Red Mangrove partiers were all...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stayed for three nights on Isabela and had the good fortune of staying in the front room closest to the beach. The staff were friendly and helpful especially when we had to change our tickets for the boat ride back to Santa Cruz. Breakfasts were great with lots of fresh fruits - no eggs though. There was some confusion...

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Berlin
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

There is nothing bad to say about this place. The rooms are spacious, very clean and nicely decorated. The hotel is right at the beach, all places in town can easily be reached within a 5 minutes walk. The staff is friendly. We got an excellent price as we booked when we arrived on Galapagos and it just turned into...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great Beach Hotel, Iguanas, blue footed boobies, penguins at the beach ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Mangrove Isabela Lodge

Address: Ave. Conocarpus | Puerto General Villamil - Isabela, Puerto Villamil 00000, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Isabela > Puerto Villamil
Price Range: $244 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Red Mangrove Isabela Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Red Mangrove Isabela Hotel
Red Mangrove Hotel Isabela
Red Mangrove Isabela Lodge Galapagos Islands - Puerto Villamil
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Puerto Villamil
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Villamil
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Villamil
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“A handful of rooms have a view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Ocysu, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms at the front of the property to be closest to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Katedonnellan, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask and the staff will try and provide”
 of 5 bubbles KennedyP, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“try to get the rooms in row one or two. quieter and can hear the waves”
 of 5 bubbles SALT77, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Sounds of the waves possible in beachfront rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles debbyindunedin, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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