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Hotel Albemarle

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Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This hotel is directly at the beach of Puerto Villamil. The view from the rooms on first floor and also from the roof top is just amazing. Our room (on first floor) was huge, with a huge window. It was bright and friendly. I loved it immediately. Everything is clean. The bathroom is big too, with two sinks and a...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comment about the Albemarle Hotel. We are really glad that you enjoyed the location, the view, the breakfast and almost everything about the hotel. We are really sorry about your inconvenience with the hot water, indeed it takes a couple of minute for water to heat up, but once it does you can enjoy a really...

Milwaukee
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I recently went to the Galapagos Islands with four other friends and we went to the island of Isabela for two nights and three days. We were thrilled when we saw our room (106, the Darwin room). If faced the beach with wonderful views of the ocean. We went there specifically to take an excursion to the lava rock walk...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comment. This is the kind of review that draws a smile in our faces. I am really glad that you had such a wonderful time in the hotel, despite the inconvenience with the tour pickup time. Our staff is always willing to walk the extra mile to make sure your stay with us is as comfortable...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We faced the bay and had a small ground floor balcony that we never used because it was too narrow to use. We did enjoy the great view from the room. I loved being able to walk out of the hotel and jump into the water. The rooms are large with high ceilings and good AC. The roof-top is available...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking your time and writting a review about Hotel Albemarle. It was a true pleasure having you as guest in our Hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed the view and the roof top terrace, also that you had fun watching the football matches. Best regards Hotel Albemarle

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Our first night in Puerto Villamil we went straight to Iguana Crossing thinking it would be the best option- well wrong! After the first night not being so great we decided to check into hotel Abermale- the price was fantastic for what we got- a 2nd floor room with balcony and wifi in room(we happened to be over the reception...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Dear friend Many thanks for taking your time to post a review about Hotel Albemarle; every feedback we get from our hosts is really imporant for us. We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, our staff is always looking for your complete satisfaction. Indeed the hotel has a privileged location with a fantastic beach just out...

Maleny, Australia
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Spent sometime here.What a location.We had upstairs room at the front of the hotel.Very central in this lovely part of Isabella island. Excellent service and management. Great friendly feel where you just relax. Nice breakfast was supplied. Excellent manager. Would loved to have stayed more.

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Reviewed 27 January 2016

We were put into a room on the inside facing the tiny pool in the courtyard- the tables set up for breakfast were right outside our door. The room itself was very clean and comfortable, but a room with an ocean view would have been much nicer since the hotel is right on the beach. We booked a very short...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Dear Debbie Many thanks for your comment and feedback on Hotel Albemarle; it is really important for us to know what we need to improve or what our passengers like. Indeed Ocean Front rooms can enjoy a much better view than poolside rooms, we are really sorry that there wasn't one available for your stay, otherwise you can be sure...

Reviewed 11 January 2016

The hotel is greatly located right at the beach and around the corner from restaurants and shop. Stunning view across the bay on the second floor. Carlos the manager is great. Attention to detail making sure his guests are fine and the property is in order. Rooms are spacious with high ceilings and clean. Unfortunately wireless is only working in...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Dear Ute G Many thanks for your comment about Hotel Albemarle. We are really glad that you liked and enjoyed your stay with us. As you mention the hotel location is the best in Puerto Villamil, close to everything but away from the everyday stress. The rooms in Hotel Albemarle have been designed to provide the best comfort for all...

Hungerford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Hotel booked through the agency so didn't know what to expect... It's located perfectly on the beach. We spent 4 days on Isabela over the New Year and this hotel was perfect. The views, very friendly staff. iI is right what the previous review said about Carlos - such a gentlemen and so helpful.

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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a room on the second floor ocean view and a balcony "Charles" It is fantastic , best place we stayed on our trip to three of the islands. The staff was so kind and helpful , they really go out of there way to make your stay perfect ! Carlos the manager is one of a kind...

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Dear Donna Many thanks for your comment about Hotel Albemarle, we are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Is not only that our duty to provide our passengers with the best service but also our pleasure to see that our passengers enjoy and relax at our hotel. Be sure that when you come back you will always find...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Right in front of the ocean, clean, quiet, comfortable, and air conditioned. Comfortable beds, and a very nice breakfast every morning. Owner, Carlos, on site to take care of any of your needs. Certainly one of the best hotels on Isabella Island!

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HotelAlbemarle, Owner at Hotel Albemarle, responded to this review

Dear Greg Many thanks for your comment about your stay at Hotel Albemarle, we are really glad that you enjoyed the services of our staff and the extra effort that Carlos our manager gives so your stay is as comfortable and relaxed as possible. Remember that you will always be at home when you stay with us. Best regards

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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, TV and free WiFi. The in-house tour desk can make your travel arrangements around Isabela and other Galapagos islands. The 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Albemarle

Address: Las Fragatas Street and Los Jieles Avenue, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Isabela > Puerto Villamil
Price Range: $243 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Albemarle 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Albemarle Hotel Isabela
Hotel Albemarle Galapagos Islands/Isabela, Ecuador
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Villamil
#4 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Villamil
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“I had a room in the second floor with a beach view. You can't beat that.”
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