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Albemarle Hotel, spectacularly set right on Cuna del Sol Beach, is a Mediterranean-inspired house featuring a beautiful garden with swimming pool. Each of the large rooms has tiled floors, wood-beamed ceilings, a luxurious, marble-accented private bathroom and either sea or pool view. Other amenities include air conditioning and free WiFi. The reception staff can help advise you of the best ways to enjoy your time on Isabela and other Galapagos islands. Albemarle Hotel has an excellent location in the heart of Puerto Villamil, a two-hour boat trip from Santa Cruz Island and three kilometers from General Villamil Airport.
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The Hotel Albemarle is in an excellent location in Puerto Villamil, as it's right on the beach with beautiful sunset views. The restaurants and shops are a short walk away, and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The hotel has a nice breakfast, and the rooms were spacious
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A very comfortable room, with large beds and a decent sized bathroom with shower that worked well once the hot water had made its way thru the pipes - clearly labelled taps. Our room looked right out to sea and the only thing keeping us awake was the sound of the sea. A tasty
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The most helpful and accommodating staff. The best location - just in the center of town less than 150 Steps from Restaurants, & shops. Modern, clean, comfortable, quiet. all that one wants while on vacation after returning frm a day trip that started with a 6:00 am Pick up :)
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Response from HotelAlbemarle, Manager at Hotel Albemarle
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Anita and Arie, Thanks a lot for your comments. We are so happy you think so highly of our staff and hotel, you really made our day!! Best, Albemarle Team
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I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone traveling to Isabella island. Rooms and hotel in general were very clean. The staff of the hotel were very knowledgeable and helpful, answering many questions about the island and give good suggestions on things to do. Free
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Response from HotelAlbemarle, Manager at Hotel Albemarle
Responded Nov. 25, 2018
Thanks for your nice review!! Cleaning is one of our top priorities so guests like you can enjoy a fantastic and relaxing time while in our hotel. We are very happy our advice and suggestions helped you make the most of your time in Isabela and that you enjoyed our complimentary coffee/tea/water. It's always our pleasure taking good care of our guests!! Best, Albemarle Team
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We recently spent three nights in Hotel Albermarle as part of our trip to the Galapagos Islands. I can't say enough about this little gem or the manager, Maria. Maria, on her own, upgraded our standard room to an oceanfront room as they were not full with guests. What a
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Response from HotelAlbemarle, Manager at Hotel Albemarle
Responded Nov. 10, 2018
Dear Susan, Thank you so much for writing such beautiful words about the hotel and about myself. We are really happy you guys had a nice time in Isabela and you enjoyed our ocean view room, our breakfast and our company. We also enjoyed your company very much. It was a pleasure for us having you here and get to know you a little bit. Hope our paths will cross again sometime. Maria & Albemarle Team
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Hello good afternoon we have a person in the front desk 24 hours and a video security system that control all the front and inside of the hotel The town is very safe you dont be worry about your security here in Isabela. Andrea Henriquez RECEPTION HOTEL ALBEMARLE
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Hello our site its hotelalbemarle. com Best Regards Andrea Henriquez RECEPTION Hotel Albemarle
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Yes, sure. There are many smaller places nearby(sorry for late reply).
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Hello The best airport to arrive to is the Baltra one, located 40 minutes away from the city of Puerto Ayora, from where you can take a speed boat to Puerto Villamil on Isabela Islands. It will take you around two hour to get by speed boat, and schedules are 7:00 in the morning and 2:00 on the afternoon, however is always advisable to book in advance and to arrive half and hour before the departure so you can take the back seats, where the trip is more comfortable. Your other option is to fly to Puerto Villamil, which is a 20 minute flight, is more comfortable. Best regards. Hotel Albemarle
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Hiya, my experience was that the wifi did not work well in my room (although others had intermittent wifi in rooms). It worked fine in reception and there was also a computer which was much faster, although I only used it for emails, messenger chat and facebook for which it was fine. if you need wifi in your room I don't think this hotel will be Fast and efficient enough I am not sure if there is internet cafes nearby as I said not look for one but if avaialbe these might be better
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"We were ground level, oceanfront. It was totally quiet!"
"Ask for an ocean view room, is worth the rate difference"
"Definitely get an ocean view."
"Great views, fresh water"
"First floor beach view or second floor beach view for more privacy"
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PRICE RANGE
US$147 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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albemarle hotel isabela
LOCATION
EcuadorGalapagos IslandsIsabelaPuerto Villamil
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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