Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos , Galapagos

The Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos is a spacious and exclusive 156 hectare (386 acres) private estate, only a 20-minute drive from the bustling port town of Puerto Ayora in Galapagos, Ecuador.

Resident birds include owls, Darwin Short Beak Finches, Garrapatero birds and Egrets and for our more active guests, the longest lava tunnel on the Island is a few steps from reception.

Fully-inclusive packages allow you to choose your activities and design your own itinerary according to your interests.

Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos - Santa Cruz, Ecuador

Packages from 3 to 7 nights include yacht and land expeditions. Yacht expedition destinations include Bartolomé Island, North Seymour Island & Bachas Beach, South Plaza Island & Punta Carrión, Santa Fe Island.

Land expeditions include the Hotel Lava Tunnel, Tortuga Bay, Cerro Mesa, 'Tortoises in the Wild', the Charles Darwin Station and Giant Tortoises Breeding Center, Fish Market & Las Ninfas Lagoon. Activities include biking, surfing, hiking, snorkeling, kayaking, and horseback riding.

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The Royal Palm has a total of 21 Casitas and Villas offering a choice of very spacious accommodations. The Villas sit individually within the grounds while the Casitas are located on the Royal Fountain Circle with verandas overlooking the Royal Palm estate.

The Royal Palm Galapagos family are custodians of one of the last remaining natural island eco-systems in the world. Every day we strive to operate in a more sustainable way to bring you the maximum in comfort, with the least impact to our environment.


Rooms have everything you would expect including free Wi-Fi, desk, LCD flat-screen satellite TV, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, safe, air-conditioning, iron and board, hairdryer. All Villas have a private Jacuzzi room.They are all individually decorated, using hand crafted furnishings and art.

Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Rooms:

Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Rooms


Each Casita has a spacious bedroom with either a king size bed or two queens, dining area, en-suite bathroom, indoor Jacuzzi or wet room and a front porch looking onto the gardens. There are eight Casitas; three have one king bed and five have twin-queens.

Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Rooms

Highland Villas

Each Highland Villa has a bedroom, a large bathroom, a separate Jacuzzi room and a living/dining room. They all feature open fireplaces and enjoy views out across the estate from the large windows. There is a choice of villas with either king beds or 2 queen beds.

Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Rooms

Presidential Villa

The Presidential Villa is an open-plan secluded suite with its own private garden. The bedroom area is spacious with a king size four-poster bed and dressing area leading down to the living and dining area with large open fireplace.

Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Rooms

Royal Villa

The Royal Villa is open plan and benefits from an indoor sauna in its own private garden. The bedroom has a king size, four-poster bed and a dressing area which leads down to a large living room and dining area with open fireplace.


Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos

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