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    La Gran Tortuga

    Avenida las Fragatas y 16 de Marzo | Isla Isabela Galápagos, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
    011 593 5-252-9198
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    Reviewed 11 March 2015

    We stayed on Isabela in November for 10 nights at Hostal La Gran Tortuga. We originally booked 7 nights but ended up staying for 10. Juana our host couldn't do enough for us. She organised tours, told us the best places to eat and visit,...More

    Thank Mags
    Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

    We really enjoyed this place! It was the most expensive place we stayed on the Galapagos but Isabela tends to be the most expensive island. The rooms are very nice and clean with all the amenities you could want (even a fridge), and a comfortable...More

    Thank NikiandJosh
    Reviewed 15 February 2015

    La Gran Tortuga has all you need: big room, perfect (boxspring) bed, nice shower, clean and friendly service. At a reasonable price ($70 a night, breakfast included). What do you need more? It's not exactly on the beach, but just a couple of minutes walk...More

    1  Thank carolineenwillem
    Reviewed 8 February 2015

    When we first arrived, I thought we might have made a mistake in booking here but four days later hated to leave. When we arrived the room was hot as the AC was off and we found that the mini fridge didn't work so no...More

    3  Thank Hopjud
    Reviewed 6 January 2015

    We enjoyed our stay at La Gran Tortuga. The room was clean and the air conditioning worked well. Breakfast was plentiful and well made. Juana's husband gave us an excellent tour of the mangroves and the wall of tears. We really enjoyed his stories about...More

    4  Thank Trudi2015
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 66 - USD 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
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    • Galapagos Islands >
    • Isabela >
    • Puerto Villamil
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    8 March 2016|
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    Response from Jay G | Reviewed this property |
    No hair dryer, there were tiny bottles of shampoo and conditioner (not replenished) and we had to furnish our own soap. Brian
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    "Be very clear at checkin regarding your rate, don't wait until checkout..."
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    "Ask for a room on the second floor. I think there are four rooms on the 2nd floor and its small lobby is..."
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    "take a taxi from Puerto Villamil, is not too far but the side walks are irregular, is Galapagos after all!"
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    "Juana also provides laundry service for a reasonable fee."
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