An award-winning eco hotel on the island of Santa Cruz in the heart of Ecuador’s Galapagos
Activity adventure | Eco-tourism | Natural world | Wildlife
This secluded, award-winning hotel is located just yards from the beach on the south coast of the island of Santa Cruz in the heart of Ecuador's Galapagos. The hotel, which is surrounded on all sides by the land and seascapes of one of the world's great wildlife destinations, is the perfect base for exploring the Darwinian delights of the Galapagos, while offering all manner of luxury facilities and amenities, including a swimming pool, superb restaurant and its very own private yacht.
If you are considering extending your Galapagos cruise, this is the perfect place to do so. Its excellent location and facilities means it serves as the ideal base to explore the island via boat on day trips either before or after your Galapagos adventure, while it is also ideal for those looking for beach relaxation at one of the world's finest natural attractions.
Finch Bay Eco Hotel has capacity for just 54 guests, spread across 21 Garden View Rooms and six Ocean View Suites, which offers spacious private terraces and views across the azure waters of the bay. All rooms feature a private en suite bathroom, top quality bedding, air conditioning, an in-room safe, reading lights and hammocks, while suites have the added benefit of a small lounge area. Wireless internet is available throughout the hotel.
Utilising the freshest, seasonal ingredients, many of which are from the hotel's own organic vegetable garden or local farmers and fishermen, Head Chef Byron Rivera has created a sumptuous menu of international and Galapagos-inspired dishes.
Enjoy a range of exciting optional activities, including surfing, kayaking and mountain biking and spend endless days exploring the unique wildlife and nature of the Galapagos. You can also take advantage of a pre- or post-Galapagos cruise adventure in the company of expert guides, combining land and sea excursions aboard the hotel's private yacht – the Sea Lion. The hotel itself features a number of facilities, including an outdoor pool and small library as well as beachfront access, a massage service and kayak rental.
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This tailor-made tour is a comprehensive appreciation of the Galápagos’ alien natural world, taking in its spectacular scenery and philosophy-inspiring wildlife on a range of guided excursions. You’ll also have time to explore Ecuador’s colonial heritage and indigenous culture.
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