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Templeman 833 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Chile
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
86 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a nice few nights staying in Luna Sonrisa. It’s situated on one of the many hills in the city so get a taxi there with your backpack! Lovely location, and very safe, even when walking home at night. My room was the 5 bed dorm, split across 2 levels, with amazing memory foam mattresses! Only slight downside was that... More

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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
32 helpful votes 32 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
93 helpful votes 93 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
81 helpful votes 81 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 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
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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Address: Templeman 833 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Chile
Location: Chile > Valparaiso Region > Valparaiso
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