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Hotel Fundador

3.0 of 5 Paseo Serrano 34, Santiago, Chile (Formerly Blue Tree Hotels Fundador)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is located in Downtown Santiago, close to the Metro and within walking distance of many good restaurants and attractions. Our room was more like a suite and a pleasant change from many rooms we had encountered while staying 5 weeks in South America. It was large, bright and airy with plenty of storage and good bathroom facilities. The... More

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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39 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I spent four days here while on business in Santiago. The main attraction of this hotel was its location which allows you to reach the city centre in minutes on foot. But the overall impression of the hotel is one of a bit worn, in need of some renovation. But nothing major to put you off. My room was quite... More

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Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States
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62 reviews 62 reviews
10 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

we stayed here as part of a package tour, and as a result, I cannot speak to the value for dollar, but as a hotel experience, it was generally satisfactory. The location is convenient to downtown Santiago, in some regards almost too convenient as the access via a narrow, crowded street posed major problems for the tour bus -- the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We stayed at the Fundador Hotel, Santiago from 1 March to 4 March 2014 before commencing an organized tour of South America. As part of our tour we also stayed overnight at the Fundador on 16 March. The hotel is centrally located in the "old city" very close to the Plaza de Armas, Metropolitan Cathedral, Santiago City Hall, Presidential Palace... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Fundador at the start of a tour of South America. I was pleasantly surprised at joe nice the hotel was - clean, modern and a good location. The breakfast is simple but similar to all the other breakfasts I've had in South America. The price was very reasonable. We had dinner at the hotel restaurant one... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Stayed here twice as part of a tour throughout South America. This was our first night's accommodation. The décor in the foyer was nice, like any old hotel. Slightly worn, but plenty of space to sit down. Bar area inside the restaurant available too. The décor in the rooms and halls, was not in keeping with the foyer. I do... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I enjoyed my stay but watch out if your room faces Serrano street because the evening street noise and occasional street musicians can be very loud. I had my meals in the hotel dining room which is very comfortable with a very helpful staff. The portions tend to be quite large, even by American standards, but I found that to... More

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North Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

This hotel is extremely well located close to the pedestrian area and the main plaza. I had room 726 in the annex (you cross a bridge on the 4th floor to get to this part of the building). Room was good size, had a flat-screen TV and the bathroom had good hot water and excellent water pressure. The room has... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I had the WORST experience that I ever had in my trips at Hotel Fundador. I arrived at the hotel at midnight at 1:00am on January 19, 2014 wearing my jean jacket, down coat and scarf due to cold. My plan was to check out the hotel next day of the 20th and go back to my country. Because I... More

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Hailsh
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Stayed two days here our trip to Chile. On arrival we were given a huge chocolate cake as it was my husbands birthday - we shared with staff! The hotel is located a few blocks away from a great area Bellavista with good restaurants and bars so we felt safe to walk there even though we got lost on our... More

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Address: Paseo Serrano 34, Santiago, Chile (Formerly Blue Tree Hotels Fundador)
Location: Chile > Santiago Metropolitan Region > Santiago > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Fundador 3*
Number of rooms: 147
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Also Known As:
Blue Tree Hotels Fundador Hotel Santiago
Blue Tree Hotel Fundador
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