• Golden Bay Hotel and Spa, Galapagos Islands

About Golden Bay Hotel, San Cristobal

About Golden Bay Hotel, San Cristobal

Wonderfully comfortable and strikingly beautiful, this new 21 room hotel is a fabulous place to stay on San Cristobal, on the Galapagos Islands. Most itineraries to the Galapagos are by boat, but there is no reason why land lovers, or those who wish for a longer stay on one island shouldn’t take advantage of this lovely property.

There are a range of rooms and suites, all with stunning views and massive windows to make the most of them. All rooms are simple, yet stunning, featuring all white furnishings, which emphasises further the breath-taking landscapes just outside your window. The hotel itself combines a modern style with the surrounding natural world.

Golden Bay Hotel Details


A modern hotel with simple yet luxurious spaces which incorporate the natural world.


The hotel is located next to the beach in the northwest corner of San Cristobal Island, five minutes from the centre of town. It has direct access to Playa de Oro, which is frequented by sea lions, birds and marine iguanas.

Accommodation & Facilities

There are four room types; six Deluxe Garden View Rooms, five Balcony Rooms, seven Deluxe Waterfront Rooms, and three Suites. Every room has simple white décor and large windows, putting the emphasis on the glorious natural world outside. Rooms all also have super comfortable beds, flat screen TVs, toiletries, and air conditioning, as well as spacious bathrooms. All materials and fittings are of the highest quality, lit by natural light during the day.

Ground level rooms are easily accessible for those who have particular needs.

The hotel has a pool on the ground floor and an interior garden, as well as a snack bar complete with wood-burning stove. There is also a panoramic terrace with indoor and outdoor areas, home to two Jacuzzis, and a supervised game room for children.

There are also spa services available for relaxation and wellness, and a menu of treatments will be provided in your room.


The main restaurant serves delectable cuisine, infusing Ecuadorian flavours with island cuisine. There is also a snack bar that serves freshly baked pizza.

Child Policy

Children are welcome.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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