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    Semilla Verde Boutique Hotel

    Km 12, via a Baltra | Isla Santa Cruz, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
    011 593 5-301-3079
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    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    Located in the sanctity of the Highlands, PA is only a short cab ride from SV. As a result, you can "have the best of both worlds" by staying here! This trip was long in planning and Robert never disappointed. He customized an itinerary for...More

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    Response from SemillaVerde, Owner at Semilla Verde Boutique HotelResponded 21 July 2017

    Dear TimeTraveler, Thank you for your concise and complementary review of Semilla Verde. We are especially pleased to have received your comments as you are such a seasoned traveler with hundreds of hotel experiences for comparison. The pre-trip planning is as important to us as...More

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    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    If you are researching where to stay in The Galapagos, Semilla Verde proved to meet all of our expectations. The accommodations were wonderful - we decided to treat ourselves to sleeping with the windows open rather than using the a/c. A great decision! The food?...More

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    Response from SemillaVerde, Owner at Semilla Verde Boutique HotelResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your thoughtful review of Semilla Verde. We're glad you got to experience life without A/C. In this season particularly it's lovely to sleep with just the screens and to be able to feel the fresh air and hear the sounds...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    This hotel is terrific!! It is clean and well managed. It was a pleasant surprise. The food was always really good and plentiful. There is a terrific hiking trail (about .5K) and we saw a really nice Tortoise who seems to stay at the property....More

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    Response from SemillaVerde, Owner at Semilla Verde Boutique HotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Dear Hank, Thank you for such an enthusiastic review of Semilla Verde. We're so glad you enjoyed the hiking trails, all 1.5km of them, and that tortoise you saw was most probably 'Oscar' who seems to have made Semilla Verde his home. Later in the...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    Our group very nearly took over the property on a late June trip and everyone loved the rooms, the location, the property, the tortoises, the breakfast and the great service. Can't recommend this place more highly. Makes many of the other places I have given...More

    Thank gulf-to-gulf
    Response from SemillaVerde, Owner at Semilla Verde Boutique HotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much. Your review is pure and simple testimony to the hard work and dedication of each and every member of the SV Team. We're so glad the members of your group enjoyed their stay. Our very warmest regards, Robert &...More

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    Myself and my fiancé booked this hotel for three nights at the end of a two week trip in the Galapagos and we are so glad we did. We had already spent some time in Isla Isabela, San Cristobal and Puerto Ayora but it was...More

    Thank Ash9009
    Response from SemillaVerde, Owner at Semilla Verde Boutique HotelResponded 5 July 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review of Semilla Verde and we are very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your visit. Yes, it is quite surreal to see these giant tortoises wandering freely around the forest and grass lawns of the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 211 - USD 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Puerto Ayora
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Ecuador >
    • Galapagos Islands >
    • Santa Cruz >
    • Puerto Ayora
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    • Semilla Verde Galapagos Hotel Puerto Ayora ,
    • Semilla Verde Boutique Hotel Galapagos Islands/Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
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    NJN835
    28 October 2017|
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    Response from Robbie F | Reviewed this property |
    We had a yoga session that was arranged for our group. Just email Robert and he can answer your questions and help you arrange whatever program meets your needs.
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    19 July 2017|
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    Response from SemillaVerde | Property representative |
    Can you please be more specific about your program as you say your boat trip ends in Quito... that's on mainland Ecuador way up in the Andes. I would imagine your boat trip ends at Baltra Island, near to the airport and to... More
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    Sashur H
    13 March 2017|
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    Response from SemillaVerde | Property representative |
    Our mattresses are the Chaide & Chaide Suave Brisa model. They are semi-orthopedic which means you get both comfort and support.
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    "Executive rooms are most spacious with the best views"
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    "There are maybe three rooms with balconies with great views, looking out over the woods down to the sea. I..."
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    "Finch Wing rooms - beautiful."
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