galapagos retreat: Your guesthouse

Where you feel yourself again.

A Traveler’s Choice Winner (2015), at Semilla Verde you will find a lush, green, tranquil and secluded home-base for exploring the Galapagos.  This traditional guesthouse prides itself on its attentive, personalized service where nothing is too much to ask. 

Savour incomparable, panoramic views of Galapagos National Park, surrounded by miles of nature trails and presided over by the lodge’s own giant tortoise, Oscar.

Semilla Verde holds out a warm welcome and a promise of ease and tranquility.

So much of the Galapagos experience is “don’t miss this!”  Here, you can close your eyes and let yourself digest all that you have experienced and dream about your place in it.

All rooms have access to a private balcony, air conditioning, a fan and wifi.


A non-refundable deposit of $700 USD is required to secure your registration.  The final payment is due 90 days prior to the retreat departure.  Payment plans are available.  Please email to find out all the details.

The quoted retreat price does not include airfare.  It is the sole responsibility of the participant to secure airline travel.  Travel insurance is highly recommended.

Participants will need to pay the $20USD Migration Card fee and the $100USD Galapagos National Park fee and $5USD Baltra airport transfer tax in CASH.  These items are not included in the retreat price.

Terms & Conditions: By registering for a Nourish Retreat, you are agreeing to be bound by our terms and conditions. Click to review a copy of our TERMS AND CONDITIONS. These Terms & Conditions will be emailed to you upon completion of your registration.

Passport Requirements: For all Galapagos passport requirements please refer to the following DOCUMENT.  

: galapagos retreat: Pricing & Accommodations 

All prices are in US Dollars per person and are based on both double occupancy.  Please contact us directly if you require single or triple occupancy pricing. (

galapagos retreat: Inclusions

  • 8 days, 7 nights in your selected accommodations
  • room service charge & tax
  • transfers from the airport to Semilla Verde on retreat arrival date
  • transfers from the Semilla Verde to the airport on retreat departure date
  • breakfast, lunch & dinner each day including those identified as off property
  • naturalist accompanied day trip with snorkelling to Bartolome Island
  • naturalist accompanied day trip with snorkelling to either North Seymour or South Plazas Island
  • snorkelling and swimming on all day tour boat excursions
  • naturalist accompanied Tortoise Farm tour (pit craters, lava tunnels, cloud forest and wild tortoises)
  • kayaking and swimming on Tortuga Bay
  • all workshops
  • all yoga

galapagos retreat: Exclusions

  • roundtrip airfare
  • travel insurance
  • $20US Migration Card fee and the $100US Galapagos National Park fee and $5 Baltra airport transfer tax in CASH
  • gratuities & any personal items you wish to purchase
  • alcohol & soda