Adventure travel in Galapagos : Red Mangrove Inn at Puerto Ayora
Located at the extreme end of the Avenida Charles Darwin and just a stone’s throw away from the Galapagos scientific station, the Red Mangrove Adventure Inn is undeniably one of the most exquisite hotels in Puerto Ayora. Recognized as a unique, relaxing, and an intimate ecological paradise, this incredible place allows you to enjoy a peaceful time. Several activities like horse riding, kayaking, and mountain biking are arranged here, offering you a perfect halt during your Galapagos adventure travel. The hotel also provides exciting substitutes to the pre-arranged boat tours.
Galapagos Hotels - Red Mangrove Adventure Inn
Painted in striking bold colors, the enigmatic ‘Alice in Wonderland’ style inn is nestled beneath the shade of red mangrove trees, giving it a rejuvenating and natural setting. A whiff of fresh air welcomes the visitors as they stroll down the arching entrance beneath the hammock strewn walkway. Situated next to the ocean, this tavern provides outstanding views and cool lively breezes, which is a delight for all the travelers. There is a small pier at the back where marine iguanas idly bask in the sun and light-foot crabs are seen scampering around.
There are large creatively-decorated suites and rooms, each with its own unique color theme and equipped with bespoke facilities and services. Facilities like a flat screen cable TV, AC, hot water, pure drinking water, and private bathroom are provided in every room. There is broadband/ Wi-fi hi-speed access available in the social areas and inside the guest rooms too.
The 14 guest rooms are divided in two sections: inside the mangrove and the seaside. Each of the four suites provides picturesque vistas to the bay and to the ocean. Three of these rooms have a private balcony while one boasts of a whirlpool. There also exist four bigger guest rooms with a view of the ocean. Six standard size rooms boast of mangrove views.
Meticulous attention has been paid to every single aspect and the entire place is adorned with ornaments, murals, or pictures that instantly attract the eyes. It’s a fantastic experience to sit in the plush and comfortable lounge area, which is surrounded with tranquil greens and blues as well as flowered hibiscus bushes. There is a small pool, a common room with television, a meeting area with chairs and plush table along with several hammocks for the purpose of lounging. The inn also boasts of its own stylish boutique. Guests can soak and enjoy some time in the soothing Jacuzzi.
Laundry service is also available at the inn. For commutation, bikes are available free of cost. Snorkel gear and wet suits can also be hired on rent. With the choice between scrumptious Japanese as well as Galapagos fusion cuisine, its seaside restaurant is considered as the finest in the town. The Red Sushi Restaurant is adorned with a décor of bold hues in perfect accordance with the rest of the complex. The wigwam lights accentuate the beauty of the eatery while the large comfortable cushions on its low seats add to the functionality.
The Red Mangrove is a great base for day tour exploration of nearby Islands and visitor sites, this tastefully decorated Galapagos hotel is conveniently located in Puerto Ayora where most trips depart from.
A perfect place for a truly unforgettable Galapagos experience!