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Ventura, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved staying at Casa De Marita! The place is charming, tidy and relaxing, the staff is wonderful and the food is terrific. It is located right on the beach a short walk from the center of town, so it is very quiet and tranquil, and the beach out front is great for swimming. There was a mix up with...

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear guest, thanks for your lovely review. We are more than happy to know that you consider La Casa de Marita as a charming, tidy and relaxing place. We also thank you for recommending our hotel to our readers. All the best and hope to see you soon again around the enchanted islands!

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

8 minute walk from the dock. No taxi required. Excellent location on the beach. The hotel patio is comfortable with a view for all guests. The restaurant is excellent for breakfast and dinner. The service is outstanding. Great recommendations.

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear 1D_Vo thanks for your positive comments regarding the location, the patio, the restaurant, the rooms and the service. It is always great for us to read when our customers had a great time with us. Thanks for that and all the best!

Ashburn, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Casa de Marita is a wonderful place to stay. We spent 3 nights there- the staff is friendly, the rooms are beautifully appointed and have wonderful views of the beach / ocean. This hotel is RIGHT on the beach in a more private part of isabela. Other places (Albemarle, iguana crossing - two other places we looked at) are on...

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Ashburn, thanks for your lovely review. Great to know that you consider La Casa de Marita as a wonderful place to stay and that you highly recommend us to our readers. Hope you can come back soon again to continue enjoying from the enchanted islands!. All the best!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, staff helped a lot, great breakfast which was included, and the meal we had in the evening was one of the best we had on the islands during our 8 day stay. Room was large. Hammocks were a lovely place to chill, and the beach outside gave us a lovely view, and great way to loose a few...

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Thanks Martyn for your lovely review. We are more than happy to know that you had a great time with us during your holidays. Hope you can come soon again to continue enjoying from this beautiful island. All the best!

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A friend and I stayed here for a couple of nights. The hotel could not be faulted. Our twin room and bathroom were very clean. The hotel is situated on an idyllic beach and the views are lovely. The food, produced locally on Marita's farm was superbly cooked, good quantity and beautifully presented. Thoroughly recommended.

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Tanglewood17, thanks for your kind review. We are pleased to know that you had a great experience with us and that you recommend our readers to come to the hotel. Hope you can come back to Galapagos soon, all the best!

London
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely outlook and Marietta and her staff are so kind and attentive. Quiet and a little out of town but taxis take you in very cheaply. Wonderful locally grown food (from the sea and Marieta's own farm) food cooked to order by a great chef.

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Andrea, thanks for your lovely review. We are glad to know that you liked the service of the staff, the location and the food of the restaurant. Regarding our farm, a few years ago we decided to farm most of the veggies and fruits that are used in the restaurant; as well as to have chickens and cows to...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Perfect setting, decent food and helpful staff (who found my retainer after mistakenly putting it in the laundry.....my fault !). Location about as easy as one can find (first hotel on your left). Bamboo room, while probably not the best one, was large with a big wedge of a view of the ocean and was about 25 steps from the...

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Thanks toreishi for your review. We are pleased to know that you liked the location of the hotel, the food of the restaurant and the service of the staff. We are also really glad that we could find your retainer! :D I remember the day that we were looking for it ;D. Hope to see you again around the Enchanted...

New York
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Pros: 1) Common areas very nice. 2) Breakfast amazing. 3) Location good. 4) The room pretty large. 5) Shower good. 6) Wifi only in public areas, i.e. across the street, but fast 7) Walking distance to pier and to town. Cons: 1) The annex is across the street from the main hotel in a little fenced in area. While nice,...

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed the common areas, breakfast, location and rooms in the hotel. At Casa de Marita we have four different types of rooms. Although the hotel services are the same in all rooms; their prices vary according to their location and distance from the beach. Our guests are free...

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This hotel is located right on the beach, which it is their bigger plus. The beach has natural swimming pools formed by the lava, lots of marine iguanas and birds. We booked a room with ocean view (which are more expensive than the ones facing the back) and it was totally worth it. The main room is in the upper...

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Thanks Magda, we really appreciate your review and we are more than happy to know that you would have wished to stay longer with us and that you would like to come back again. Great to know that you could appreciate part of the Galapagos nature just in front of the hotel and that you liked the rooms, the service...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This was the nicest Hotel I stayed in in the Galapagos. Amazing setting on a Tropical beach with beautiful sand and swimming. The Hotel was super helpful and a lovely place to relax after a day out. The food was very good as were the rooms

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Maritazechettin, Propietario at La Casa de Marita, responded to this review

Dear Andre, thanks for your lovely review. We are more than glad to know that La Casa de Marita was the nicest hotel you stayed during your trip. Also thanks for your comments on the location, service, rooms and the restaurant. Hope to see you soon again in Isabela and we wish you all the best in London!

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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marita’s house is a first class hotel in which you can enjoy the natural charms of Isabela Island, because it is located on the white sands of Puerto Villamil, offering an incomparable view of the colorful beaches of Galapagos Islands. Marita’s house combines harmonically the standards of the best quality hotels with a cozy familiar, hospitality to offer a pleasant and comfortable stay. Quality and warmth characterizes the services of lodging, restaurant and recreation that Marita’s house offers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Casa de Marita

Address: Conocarpus S/N, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Isabela > Puerto Villamil
Price Range: €111 - €210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Casa de Marita 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
La Casa De Marita Hotel Puerto Villamil
La Casa De Marita Galapagos Islands/Isabela, Ecuador
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Villamil
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Villamil
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“You don't need an ocean view as the patio has comfortable chairs and hammocks. Great view from the patio. 8 minute walk from the dock.”
1D_Vo, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“lovely beach view from room balcony!”
ashburn20152015, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“i would recommend the suite 2 where we stayed but all of the rooms were lovely!”
runlikeamother43, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Be sure to inquire about beach front rooms. The view is spectacular and the entire hotel is peaceful.”
FL-Jan, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are incredible!”
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