Hotel Plaza St Rafael
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Plaza St Rafael Guayaquil
Although the rooms in this hotel were really comfortable and the location was fantastic (right on the main plaza), the lack of hot water and sub-standard breakfast made us feel we should have been paying about $10 less each for the rooms.
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... its time for cocktail afternoon, complimentary 2 cocktails.....mmmmm. Pina Coladas.
We are in for an early start tomorrow, wake up call is 5.30am with luggage to be collected at 5.45am and then off to the airport for a 2 hour flight to the Galapagos Islands. Will probably be out of range for the 8 days.
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... in Guayaquil to go right, left and straight ahead on red. The check-in staff at the Hotel Oro Verde were very gracious and offered to check with Housekeeping when they start work at 7 a.m. to see if we can get into a room before the afternoon. So.... we dozed on couches in the side lobby until about 9 a.m., when we were kindly escorted upstairs. A quick breakfast buffet and shower later and ...
... town so it is easily walkable. I walked into town and start looking for a place to stay. Just off the main malekin I found a very nice family that rent rooms in their house. With some negotiation $15 for a very nice room. I had a great fresh seafood by the water. Seals and iguanas start coming out at night. The malekin will be full with crabs, seals and iguanas. It is one of the unique experiences a person will ...
... picked up an ear infection along the way, perhaps the 38hrs without sleep, I'm unsure. Finally we had made it to the sweaty humid Guayaquial where we could find a hostel and have a shower. Our 20 hour journey had blown out to closer to 45 with 2 stop overs and an ear infection to boot. But we now had the task of trying to get some flights to the Galapogas, and with luck got some, that will be in the next post,
until then have a good Xmas period.
... us to some city park in a distant area. We tried to explain to her where we wanted to go, but, after driving around for another 15 minutes or so, we gave up, paid her $5 and got out of the cab at some unknown place.
We later discovered that it was the northern most point of the Malecon but it was raining, cool and we were hungry. The only apparent dining establishment was at some sort of game arcade/food court. We couldn’t ...