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Templeman 833 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Excellent hostel, good location, very good value, great breakfast and very helpful knowledgeable staff. Stayed in Valparaiso for 6 nights which was long enough to see the city. Hot water showers and the staff will clean your cloths for a small fee. Great place to meet fellow travelers.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here based on the good reviews on TripAdvisor as well as the write up in the Lonely Planet. We stayed in a 5 bed dorm which is on two levels but we were allocated the two beds on the lower level, this meant my boyfriend had to sleep next to an open door as the door would never... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The high reviews found online and in travel guides made me choose this hostel- it didn't disappoint. Staff were friendly and helpful and it was located it a nice part of town, close to restaurants and viewing points. The empanadas shop just up the road on the right is also a must visit!

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Brisbane, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

BEYOND any other hostel service! This hostel ticked my 'it' boxes- safety, location, wifi, cleanliness. Off the plane from Australia my sister and I arrived in valparaiso without speaking a word of Spanish. Our communication with Luna Sonrisa had already been amazing with quick replies and directions to the hostel via bus, taxi or foot if you prefer. We caught... More

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Cairns, Australia
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162 reviews 162 reviews
28 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

Luna Sonrisa was extremely impressive from the moment we stepped through the door. We opted to take a taxi from the bus station, as we had just landed that day from Australia. I would recommend if you are going to take a taxi to get them to agree on a set price (between 4-5000 peso), not use the metre. We... More

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London, United Kingdom
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147 reviews 147 reviews
70 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We got a taxi from the bus station to Luna Sonrisa given the hostel is on one of the many hills of Valparaiso. Once we had our bearings it was very easy to get around & the hostel is situated in a great location - close to many restaurants & bars, a great bakery & grocery store. We had the... More

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Dublin-Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Hostel owner was an absolute star and really did me a big favour helping me out with bookings. He is very knowledge and friendly. Rooms were clean and comfy. Plug sockets and lockers by the bed. Secure hostel. Very homely decoration. Breakfast is delicious bread, teas/coffees and fruits.

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Townsville, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Really pleasant hostel in a great location. Room 11 was sparse and up a long set of stairs, not so good for beer drinkers in the night The owner also has a bakery nearby so the breakfast bread was really good and fresh. Rather weak USA style coffee, but plenty of it. Decent kitchen, pleasant staff. A good place

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Everything about this hostel was fantastic, great location, breakfast was AWESOME, staff were extra helpful and went above and beyond the to help travellers out. Easy place to met travellers being small. would recommend to anyone!

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Dont really have any complaints about this hostel. Good location, great breakfast, clean, helpful, good showers. We were in a dorm, with bedside lights and big lockers. Great kitchen. Good atmosphere. Near a mini-market which was open late every night. One of the double rooms had no lock on the window. But the place is, and feels, really safe as... More

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Address: Templeman 833 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Chile
Location: Chile > Valparaiso Region > Valparaiso
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