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Red Mangrove Aventura Lodge

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 8 day experience and had a nice experience. The food at the lodge's restaurant was great. Fernando the manager went out of his way to work with us and our schedule and needs and we were very thankful for that. Definitely the best place to stay on the island.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 got a quad room that was super nice. We loved the animals we saw daily when we ate. The food was delicious and the staff friendly and accommodating. We really enjoyed staying at the Lodge.

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Puerto Rico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the better looking hotels in the area when browsing for alternatives, with some frequent guest that don't mind going to the bathroom anywhere in the boardwalk and it might not be cleaned for a while. The hotel is nested in between mangroves so you will have to deal with the smell in some parts of the...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed here for a couple of nights whilst in the Galapagos. It is a fantastic hotel in a wonderful location. Our ground floor twin room faced the hotel deck and sea and sea lions, pelicans and iguanas were there all the time. The room and bathroom could not be faulted and the food was excellent.

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Palm City, Florida
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Not maintained very well, found multiple roaches in the bathroom , a/c didn't work , front desk and restaurant staff not friendly or helpful at all. Very sad to have paid so much for such bad service. Pictures must have been taken when hotel opened years ago No pool

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London
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Right on the waterfront. With sea lions, iguana and many birds right there on the patio. Tasty but rather expensive restaurant but plenty of other options close by. Handy for shopping and water taxis to all tour options

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Bolton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The hotel is in Puerto Ayora on the Island of Santa Cruz which is central and very convenient when traveling in the Galapagos Islands. It is next to the Darwin Research Center so you can walk to one of the sites you'll want to see. The hotel is beautifully sited on the water and offers gorgeous views. It is set...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The Hotel has a Decking verandah that is a must place to sit and watch the Sea and sea life. There are Marine Iguanas everywhere and an area foe sea lions to rest during the day. The biggest problem we had was the Hotel kept running out of Drinks including Beer, Wine, Coca Cola, Gin and brandy!! It reminded us...

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We spent several days here during our honeymoon and were disappointed by what we got for the extravagant price that we paid. The hotel is clean and the staff and service are helpful, but the rooms are plain, dated, and small. Even when you consider that everything in the Galapagos is generally quite expensive, this hotel was still bad value...

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The first thing that you really love about this place is that it is in the middle of a mangrove and they you get to see sea lions up close and personal. They're right there in the restaurant. The restaurant was ok but over prized. That's the main reason why I didn't give it more stars. We took a picnic...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Water front lodge, with the best view of the bay, enjoy our own all inclusive adventure rates, including your daily adventures to explore the Island. Enjoy food and drinks in our Restaurant Deck ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Mangrove Aventura Lodge

Address: Avenida Charles Darwin, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz > Puerto Ayora
Price Range: $267 - $866 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Red Mangrove Aventura Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Red Mangrove Aventura Hotel Puerto Ayora
Hotel Red Mangrove Aventura
Red Mangrove Aventura Lodge Galapagos Islands/Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#3 Family Hotel in Puerto Ayora
#4 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Ayora
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“Upgrade from the 'standard' room!”
390debk, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The website only lists standard rooms and suites, but there is actually a mid-range level in between that is called a Superior Room.”
HibiscusByTheSea, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Worth upgrading to a suite”
592MichaelB592, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view best, Avoid Esmeralda room due to very loud a/c unit above.. Mayor Suite is gorgeous!”
Forestalle, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were on the ground level with a view of the ocean and near the sea lions. Room was clean and comfortable.”
Y2119KVcharlottes, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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