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Pikaia Lodge

Galapagos Islands, Ecuador


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Luxury Holidays At Pikaia Lodge

Built using sustainable methods and perched on the edge of an extinct volcano in the heart of the Galápagos, Pikaia Lodge is truly unique. An entirely new concept in the Galapagos Islands, this luxury hotel promises spellbinding surroundings, unparalleled service and an understated style, perfect for relaxing in complete privacy after a day of exploration. With an elegant and refined design, the hotel’s 14 rooms and suites feature floor-to-ceiling windows with inimitable views over the Galapagos National Park. Outside, the lavish infinity pool is perfectly positioned to offer breathtaking views and unrestricted sun all day, while the nearby Lobby Lounge is the ideal place to unwind and enjoy a drink after a day exploring. For those interested in the island’s history, the Homo Sapiens Lounge showcases an incredible collection of books and films on the Galápagos Islands, as well as its temporary exhibitions on local history, and the atmospheric Evolution Restaurant promises guests a delectable fusion of Peruvian and Ecuadorian cuisine that utilises local ingredients. With the highest level of comfort and services, along with incredible experiences, activities and sustainability practices, it’s easy to understand why Pikaia Lodge becomes a firm favourite for all who visit.

  • Type: Luxury Hotel
  • Summary: A costal island retreat designated for adventure
  • Feature: Volcanic location, unique wildlife and beautiful weather
  • Rooms: 29 rooms and suites
  • Star rating: 5 Star
  • Nearest airport: Galapagos Baltra Airport
Pool Suite patio
Location and transfer

Approximately seven minutes by ferry followed by 50 minutes by private car transfer. 


Each accommodation at Pikaia Lodge offers a simplistic and chic retreat, accented with light brown and white furnishings.  With bamboo flooring, Peruvian marble bathrooms complete with walk-in wardrobe, dual sinks, standalone shower and bath. Each room also features luxury amenities, air-conditioning, HD television with DVD, safe, minibar, Bluetooth speaker, and outdoor terrace with treated lava stone flooring and lush greenery. 

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  • Rooms: 6
  • Size: 61m²
  • Room View: Ocean or mountain view
  • Facilities: Simple and elegant, each Terrace Room is conveniently located near to the main building and offers floor-to-ceiling windows which look out over unobstructed and spectacular views. tastefully furnished, these rooms feature either one king size bed.or two queen size beds.
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  • Rooms: 6
  • Size: 93m²
  • Room View: Ocean or mountain views
  • Facilities: Boasting panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows which open out to a private terrace or balcony, the Balcony Room is furnished with either one king size bed or two queen size beds and are naturally well lit. With contemporary décor, Peruvian travertine marble and a walk-in closet, this room is a destination in itself.
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  • Size: 112m²
  • Room View: Ocean or mountain views
  • Facilities: Conveniently close to the main building, the Garden Suite has panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows with access to a private shaded garden complete with incredible views. Inside, find contemporary décor and naturally well lit rooms, furnished with a king size bed and a sofa-bed.
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  • Size: 132m²
  • Room View: Ocean or mountain view
  • Facilities: Boasting an elegant plunge pool and private garden, the Pool Suite is filled with natural light and decorated with Peruvian travertine marble. With views over to Santa Fe island and bamboo wood flooring, this luxury suite is sure to impress. 

Offering elegant and unique dining experiences, Pikaia Lodge presents the ideal spot for gastronomy. Creating delicious spectacles on a ceramic canvas, dining here is an experience. Room service is also available on request.  

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  • Cuisine: Gastronomic Fine Dining
  • Setting: Gastronomic fine dining with a focus on free-range and scintillating dishes with colour and character, densely packed with splendid flavours
  • Dress Code: Smart casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Not essential but advised
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Hotel Experiences

You won’t find a more unique experience with nature than in the Galapagos. Pikaia Lodge prides itself on its tender bond with the environment, incorporating itself into the scenery. With a Giant Tortoise reserve surrounding the Lodge and having many connections to various nature-tour operators, this is as close to wildlife as it gets! Whether its deep-sea scuba diving, sport fishing or observing the land life you can’t afford to miss out on this spectacle of evolution. 


What could be more romantic than spending time surrounded by luscious green hills, gentle whistling trees and a diamond blue ocean all as a backdrop to admire your partner? With the hotel staff aiming to make your experience better than anything out of a romance novel, you can spend the entirety of your holiday about deepening your connection to your lover; with luxurious spa treatments, sophisticated food and drink and nature galore, your stay at the lodges will make you fall in love all over again. 

Spa Breaks

Providing an extravagant collection of treatments, The Sumaq Spa is designed for the relaxation and peace-of-mind of its visitors. From full body massages and exfoliations to body wraps and facials, each treatment uses local fresh produce inspired by the local rituals and traditions. Whether you wish to enjoy these experiences privately or as a couple, Sumaq accommodates for all needs, including a soothing jacuzzi. If exercise helps you unwind, the gym is brilliant for working up a sweat with cardio and muscle training. 




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