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Galeodan Penthouse Suite, San Cristobal, Galapagos

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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands
The Galeodan Penthouse Suite of Casa de Huespedes: Jardin de Helena (Helena’s Garden) occupies the entire third floor of the Galeodan building above the Galeodan office and home of the owners: Maria Elena and Sean. With windows on all sides, it commands a spectacular view over the port of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno and the Pacific Ocean. At day-break, you can watch the sun rise over the hills of San Cristóbal. Through the day you can watch the boats and people come and go along the malecon (boardwalk) and from the passenger and fishing muellés (piers). In the evening, you can enjoy the spectacular sunsets from your king-size bed or from your private patio.

The Penthouse features a king size bed and a couch-bed so, while perfect for honeymooners, it can comfortably accommodate a family with child.

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About the Owner
Sean K
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
Interaction with guests
We live on the floor below the Penthouse and happy to help with any needs at any time. We are also an agency and can help with your overall planning as well as activities on San Cristobal.
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Great view from the wrap balcony, great breeze. Spacious room with King & double bed, small couch, 2 separate tables with 2 chairs each, hammock, 2 chaise loungers and a table. Mini fridge, gas cooktop, microwave and toaster. The owner Sean was very nice as...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We spent a week in San Cristobal and were lucky enough to find the Galeodan penthouse for our accommodation. Be aware that there are about 30 steps to climb to reach the top floor. From there you have a fantastic view of the sunset ever...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Hi, Sean! Sorry, I couldn't figure out my how to rate you on the booking site! Anyhow, I truly can't say enough about The Galeodan! It was truly one of the best places we stayed in during our time on three different islands in the...More

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 Twin
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The fee for 3rd guest will be waived for children 12 years of age or younger.We will provide basics like coffee, tea, sugar, salt, pepper, etc... + milk (ask).Breakfast is not included but there are restaurants nearby - Or we can prepare it for $8 each.Please see Galeodan Terms & Conditions for deposit and final payment timing and refunds (FlipKey standard format does not display correctly).50% deposit is non-refundable. Final payment is due 30 days before check-in.
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About the neighbourhood
Helena’s Garden is in a quiet residential neighbourhood, within easy walking distance of San Cristobal’s favourite attractions: the beach at Playa Mann; the beach at Punta Carola; the Tijeretas and the Interpretation Centre. While on the edge of town, it is still only 5 minutes’ walk from the centre and a 5 minute ride from the airport.
Getting around
We are in the perfect location for self-guided activities and the best beaches. Once you have booked, we will send you a guide to getting around and sightseeing in and around San Cristobal.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: San Cristobal Airport: 1.8 km
Ferry: Passenger Pier - Puerto Baquerizo Moreno: 0.6 km
We are 5 minutes from the airport by taxi.
We are 5 minutes walk from the passenger pier.
If you are looking for us, ask for Casa de Maria Elena Ricaurte, frente Alvear on via Playa Mann.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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