Testimonials

Alan and I had a truly wonderful experience in Ecuador. Santiago and the rest of staff were excellent hosts, as was the La Pinta and its staff. We had an amazing trip.
Hannah, we are back from our fabulous vacation, and I am so very thankful to you for setting it all up. Please provide me with your supervisor's name and email address so I can give you proper credit! Dilger couple, Custom Galapagos Land Based, March 2012
THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING!! The trip was outstanding; all the arrangements were perfect – from the time we were met at the airport in Quito – to the time we were returned to the airport in Guayaquil.
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Angermeyer Waterfront Inn

Angermeyer Waterfront Inn, Puerto Ayora, GalapagosWhat do you get when you mix the whitewashed simplicity of a Mediterranean villa with the relaxed atmosphere of a remote Pacific island? The Angermeyer Waterfront Inn, located at the tip of a piece of property just 2 minutes by water taxi from Puerto Ayora, brings together Galapagos history, organic designs, and full service to each of its guests.

Known throughout the Galapagos are the Angermeyer brothers who came all the way from Germany in the early 1930s to call Santa Cruz Island their home. Today, the historical and boutique inn is still owned by one of the Angermeyer sons. Gus Angermeyer’s original cave-like home now serves as the hotel reception and dining area, whose original stone walls are illuminated charmingly as night settles in.

The Angermeyer Waterfront Inn’s exclusive location is ideal: found on the border of the official Galapagos National Park grounds, no motorized vehicles are allowed in the area. This means that large marine iguanas, friendly blue footed boobies, and mischievous sea lions do not hesitate to call Galapagos inn property their playground. This inn by the beach is an intimate neighbor some top swimming holes, with the popular German Beach just a 10 minute walk away. Enjoy a fresh squeezed mango and passion fruit juice on the waterfront deck, a favorite spot for many guests.

Inside, the small hotel’s 16 guestrooms are large and well lit with natural sunlight, and fully equipped with air conditioning units, minibar, safe boxes, cable TV, and WiFi Internet. As well, the private bathrooms are a great place to wash up in after an exciting Galapagos excursion.

Whether you’re in the Galapagos looking for a stress-free escape or adrenaline-pumping adventure, the beauty of the Angermeyer Waterfront Inn and its accommodating staff are sure to complete your island experience.

Services & Highlights:

  • 16 clean and crisp rooms located on the Santa Cruz Island waterfront complete with air conditioning, spacious private bathrooms, minibar, safe box, and some with ocean view balconies
  • Full service bar and restaurant La Cuerva de Gus serving freshly prepared meals and cocktails at your convenience
  • Personalized attention from the hotel’s detail-oriented staff
  • Laundry service by the item (not included)
  • The delight of having beloved Galapagos species such as marine iguanas, blue footed boobies, and sea lions coming right up to the property
  • 2-minute water taxi ride from the Puerto Ayora main streets
  • 15-minute walk from the Playa los Alemanes (German Beach) cove

Contact Galapagos Excursions today to book a stay at this waterfront inn!