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The Island Home

City-center hotel within easy reach of Galapagos National Park

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
NZ$80

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  • Double or Twin Room, Private Bathroom - Bathroom
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Ignacio Hernandez, Puerto Ayora, 200350, Islas Galápagos, Ecuador

Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global), Safe Travels (WTTC - Global), SGS (3rd party expert - Global), Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global), and Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 24 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 5 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Beach towels

What’s around

  • On the boardwalk
  • Galapagos National Park - 1 min walk
  • Charles Darwin Research Station - 20 min walk
  • Malecon - 20 min walk
  • Playa de los Alemanes - 20 min walk
  • Las Grietas - 23 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Twin Room
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On the boardwalk
  • Galapagos National Park - 1 min walk
  • Charles Darwin Research Station - 20 min walk
  • Malecon - 20 min walk
  • Playa de los Alemanes - 20 min walk
  • Las Grietas - 23 min walk
  • Tortuga Bay Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.3 km
  • El Garrapatero Beach - 13.3 mi / 21.3 km
  • Rancho Primicias - 13.6 mi / 21.8 km
  • Los Gemelos Sinkholes - 13.6 mi / 22 km

Getting around

  • Isla Baltra (GPS-Seymour) - 20.3 miles/32.6 km
  • Airport drop-off service
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
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Ignacio Hernandez, Puerto Ayora, 200350, Islas Galápagos, Ecuador

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 5 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 11:30 AM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport drop off (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol allowed onsite
  • Caters to adults only
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Room service

Things to do

  • Beach towels
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Working away

  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 7 for adults and USD 5 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 24 per room
  • Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 10 percent

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Airport shuttle service for children between the ages of 2 and 12 costs USD 10

ParkingPay at property

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of:

  • Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • SGS (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Long-term renters welcome.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

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*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, The Island Home does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 11:30 AM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Burger House (10-min walk), Silberstein (10-min walk), and Pelican View (12-min walk).
  • Yes, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport is available. The charge is USD 24 per room.
  • Have fun with nearby activities like hiking and mountain biking. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours.