A great story, more than a Hotel at enchanted Islands
Located in the captivating Isabela island on Galapagos, Hotel Casa Marita was born with the aim of a couple’s love and care for nature, Ermanno and Marita Zecchettin with effort and hard work turned their home into a beautiful hotel boutique with direct access to the beach of Puerto Villamil. Something only a small handful hotels in all of Galapagos have.
Hotel Casa Marita is a unique property for all visitors who seek to meet the magic of the Enchanted Islands, a romantic getaway to paradise, with crystal blue water and white sand on your feet; Isabela Island is the perfect place for adventure too, surfing in the Pacific Ocean or taking a quiet stroll along the beach while enjoying the sun, birds, black iguanas and sea lions.
Hotel La Casa de Marita is one of a very small handful hotels in all of Galapagos which have direct access to beach.
Staying at Hotel Casa de Marita is just part of the wonderful experiences you can enjoy from the moment you wake up. In the restaurant, from breakfast to dinner are prepared with products from our farm, which Marita named “La Elvira”.
From breakfast to dinner are prepared with products harvested from our farm “La Elvira”
Finca “La Elvira”
Marita bougth many years ago the farm “La Elvira” for the deep love she feels towards nature, since then the farm has become the livelihood of the restaurant, La Elvira is located in the upper part of Isabela Island where there are vegetables and fruits that are grown carefully, also poultry, and cows, our favorite is Carmela, a cow from our cheese, butter and other delicacies are made and which are served at hotel`s breakfast buffet.
The Elvira has two goals: the first one is to reduce hotel`s carbon footprint and the second one is to grow our own food, where the necessary care and attention is provided and above all its origin is known, every day the staff, including our kitchener, who has been working at Casa de Marita for 14 years, can offer jam, cheese, milk and fresh eggs to the guests, as well as delicious Ecuadorian, Peruvian and Mediterranean gastronomy.
If during your stay you want to have wonderful experiences you can start by requesting a visit to La Elvira, you can experience living more closely with this small but special part of the hotel at Isla Isabela, besides being able to harvest your own food and let us cook for you at dinner in our restaurant with a beautiful beach view
To end your day, the dinner time, accompanied by delicious food, the sunsets and starry skies that are observed from the restaurant will be a memorable memory.
More things to do in Isabela
A visit to the Sierra Negra Volcano is a must do. it is an active volcano and has the second largest caldera in the world, its size creates several climatic floors, it is located just 45 minutes from La Casa de Marita and from this point you can observe the wonderful landscape of Isabela.
An experience between sea and land is to visit Tintoreras, small islands of volcanic rock. that located in front of Puerto Villamil. Its name is due to the population of blue sharks that swim in its shallow turquoise waters; a show is worth to see closer, which is a perfect opportunity to dive.
It is approximately 10 minutes from the port and on the way you can not miss the colonies of marine wolves, turtles, marine iguanas, and more, a lot of the most biodiverse Fauna and Flora on the planet.
In Galapagos Hotel Boutique Casa Marita
A wonderful stay at an incredible price
3 Days 2 Nights
• Two nights at Hotel Casa Marita Isabela Island
• Buffet breakfast overlooking the beach
• Accommodation in a Double or Twin Garden room for two
• Garden Room has direct access to the beach
• Lunch or dinner included first night overlooking the beach
• 2 Sunset Cocktails served at the beach bar
Price: 339 usd
Rate includes 22% taxes and service charge