Ecuador Accommodation,
Galapagos Islands

Ikala Hotel


Ikala Hotel is located in Puerto Ayora, on Santa Cruz Island. Puerto Ayora is the most populous town in the Galapagos archipelago. Santa Cruz is the most well connected of the Galapagos Islands, with the international airport situated on adjacent Baltra Island, and the main ferry terminal located in Puerto Ayora.

There are 22 rooms, well presented as either a Standard Room, a Suite with a balcony, or one two-storey Duplex Suite. It’s positioned just a three minutes’ walk from the main pier and ferry terminal and withing easy walking distance of a good choice of restaurants, cafes and bars.


Restaurant, bar, outdoor swimming pool, garden, 24-hour front desk, room service, luggage storage.

Rooms have air conditioning, fan, safety box, toiletries, complimentary Wi-Fi, hair dryer, laundry service.

Local Wildlife

Galapagos sea lions, giant tortoises, Darwin's finches, Galapagos doves, blue-footed boobies, pelicans, whitetip reef sharks, flamingos, iguanas

Optional Activities

Day tours to neighbouring islands; Isabela, San Cristobal and Floreana. Multi-day cruises and tours.

John Melton

Area Specialist

If you have any questions regarding our Ecuador tours, please feel free to contact me on +44 (0)1803 866965

[Your representatives] were extremely efficient, everything done perfectly. [Guides] were extremely knowledgeable and provided me with excellent opportunities to see birds. Helpful and attentive. Hotels everywhere were very friendly and well run. All the people I met were very good and helpful. BIRDS! – great range of species seen and habitats visited. Very enjoyable, it worked well. Very high quality guides. Apparently good quality tourist infrastructure. Beautiful country and friendly people.

Mr P G - Surrey