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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Rooftop Terrace
The Drake Inn is uniquely situated at the end of Puerto Villamil in front of the Ocean. The top of the inn has a big veranda with an unobstructed 360 degree view of the bay and the National Park. Each room comes with A/C and a built-in safe for your documents and valuables. The entrance...
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Antonio Gil s/n | Isla Isabela, Galapagos, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
12 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Recently, my wife and I had a reservation at the Drake Inn. Our stay, which was supposed to be for 4 nights, lasted just one night. Our stay was not pleasant. I do not recommend this hotel. Although my review is mostly negative, I will...More

Thank Monroeteacher
Response from Ann C, Owner at Drake InnResponded June 13, 2018

Our Inn is extremely clean and well maintained, proven by all of the comments left by our guests. The rooms and beds are cleaned daily, as are all the terraces and common areas. Therefore, we are very upset by this review and would like to...More

Reviewed May 23, 2018

The Drake Inn is located at the far end of the road directly across the road from the beach which runs one km in one direction and two km in the other direction. It is a five or ten minute walk to most places “in...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

We booked four nights at the Drake Inn. We were looking forward to ending our two week trip to the Galapagos relaxing on the beach in Peurto Villamil. When we checked in we were impressed with the location, the room, and the rooftop deck overlooking...More

Thank mjhvt1954
Response from Carlos C, Manager at Drake InnResponded February 26, 2018

We were happy to know that you were impressed with the location, the room and the roof top veranda. We are very happy to know also that the management was wonderful, indeed, we are professionals and being service oriented is our top priority. However, we...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017

We experienced a terrible stay here. Although the place was not all that bad, we dealt with some awful issues that were not resolved and we ended up having to stay somewhere else. I booked a standard room for 3 nights – the room and...More

Thank Sabrinak5722
Response from Ann C, Owner at Drake InnResponded December 3, 2017

We were sorry that Sabrina did not enjoy her stay at the Drake Inn. The Inn was totally booked at that time, and she was the only person that had hot water issues in 2 different rooms. We tried to appease her in every many...More

Reviewed October 8, 2017

I guess you are paying for the location as it is opposite the beach but it was too windy most of the time we were there to enjoy it. The town is so small it doesn't really matter were you stay as everything is within...More

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Top amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$108 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$108 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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April 26, 2015|
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No there is not, but there is a laundramat a few yards down the road that will wash, dry, and fold and get it back to you the same day.
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"Book a more expensive room if you want to avoid being treated like a third class citizen by the owner's..."
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"Ask for one with an ocean view"
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"We were on the second floor and in the bldg behind the front bldg so it was quiet at night."
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"ONly one room with a beach view. All other rooms face a cinder 'patio/courtyard' that is loud."
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