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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe main streetinteresting architecturegreat locationsanta cruzfish markethot waterview of the bayrooms are basichotel staffthe air conditioningfresh fruittop floorwould stay here againgalapagos islandsmosaicsgaudipuerto
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

If I could give more than 5 stars for this place I would! While in Galápagos I fell and hurt my ankle. Ended up in a cast. The staff here went above and beyond to make sure my trip was not ruined! They moved us...More

Thank Alyssa C
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We were here as part of our Galapagos tour for several nights. The staff is so wonderful and the hotel is situated on a street away from the main drag. Rooms were basic, but very nice and ours had a balcony. We also went to...More

Thank Usha R
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We chose to stay land based (instead of doing a cruise) during our stay in the Galapagos that included many day trips and lots of adventure. We chose to stay at Hotel Mainao during the entirety of our stay and I am glad that we...More

Thank Kaitlin V
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I stayed at Hotel Mainao December 29th and 30th, 2017. This hotel is run by two sisters who are no nonsense and seamlessly provide you with their Santa Cruz hospitality. The beds are comfortable, the entire hotel is spacious and clean. Elegant and quirky mosaics...More

Thank Bridgette V
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The hotel staff makes you feel welcome from the moment you arrive. Having a room on a higher floor makes all the difference--the view of the bay and sunrise are beautiful. We felt as though the Gaudi influences really made the hotel, and the mosaics...More

Thank CRM77
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Centrally Located Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#8 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#9 Mid-range Hotel in Puerto Ayora
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Centrally Located Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#8 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#9 Mid-range Hotel in Puerto Ayora
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (121)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (6)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"hope people do not talk in the gathering area"
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"I would ask for a room on the third floor. The terraces are nice and the views are terrific."
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"The turret room or request a balcony"
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"Higher floors for views."
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