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Hotel La Chakana

Vina Andrea s/n, Putre, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The cabin are spacious, basic shower/toilet but everything clean. Bed was comfortable enough for a rest after visiting the surroundings. The cabins are a bit outside the town of Putre, we were by car so no issue. The breakfast is quite basic, a bit of fresh juice or scrambled eggs would have been nice.

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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

This place was great - a small walk from putre itself but lovely and quiet with gorgeous views. The rooms are actually individual cabins with bathrooms - bright, spacious and really clean. Very comfy bed, small heater to keep the room warm. Not the most powerful shower but hot water (which can run out if you shower too long but... More 

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Randers, Denmark
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

A number of cabañas (cabins) located on a field on the edge of Putre - actually a bit out of town. Only one bus company will get you to the centre of Putre - it's La Paloma from Arica. All other busses will stop on the Arica-La Paz road 4½ km from Putre and the La Chakana cabins are a... More 

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Graz, Austria
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15 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This little hotel offers clean and spacious bungalows with also spacious bathrooms and working hot showers. There is even a radiator (really necessary - at an alttude of 3,500 m, it can get quite cold at night). Each bungalow has a little bench outside under a roof, which is quite comfortable if you are a smoker. ;) The hotel is... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

We decided to stay in Putre for 2 nights to acclimatize before heading out on some exciting tours. I cannot recommend a stay at this place and will present the reasons below. I would suggest that you only consider staying here if you have no other choice. On the positive side, the place is dead silent at night! The first... More 

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Bergamo, Italy
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21 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Nice place made of independent cottages all with bathroom, hot water and AC for 24h and even and electric heater. Rooms big and clean. Definitely one of the best place in which we stayed in our Bolivia/Chile trip. It is a little bit out of town, so it is very quiet, but is better to have a car to get... More 

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Avignon, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

It is in general OK but what could be annoying is that if you don't speak spanish you feel lost here. Nobody speaks any foreign language but spanish. Another problem is that if you don't have a car you must walk more than 1 km uphill to reach the restaurants in the village and at night it is really dark.... More 

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Trapper Creek, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

We stayed for five days while exploring the Altiplano and Lauca National Park. The place was clean, quiet, and handy. We cooked all our meals in the commons kitchen. The property is great for birding and relaxing while you acclimate to the high altitudes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

nice bungalows a bit outside the putre center. quite, very clean, hot shower, electric heater, good beds, nice a bit more then standard breakfast. if I go back to Putre I will definaltly try to stay there.

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Leuven, Belgium
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

This gem, just outside of Putre was a very welcome change for us, after spending nights in such "charming", very noisy cities as Calama, Antofagasta and Arica. Putre itself is already in the middle of nowhere, and this place is outside of Putre. So at night you hear absolutely nothing. We had to get used to that after so many... More 

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