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Hotel Acontraluz

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   San Enrique 473 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso 2370854, Chile
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My Wife and I was about to enter Hotel Acontraluz after dinner when a young man approached us and pulled a knife on us. He stole my wife's purse, my wallet,and both of our wedding rings. We reported this to the management and they called the police. After waiting over an hour for the police to arrive, and we went... More

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Santorini, Greece
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had car broken into and police stated this is common with this hotel. Due to type of clients attracts people form only a 10 min walk away to come brake window in car and grab what they want from you car. This has happened also to a friend of mine that went down to stay their two months ago. Management... More

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Stanley, Falkland Islands
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed staying here with my wife. The welcome was warm, and our room, decorated in the period of the house, was roomy and had a balcony to relax on. However, we had a small problem with the plumbing and we were immediately transferred to a room on the top floor, which had modern decor (and plumbing), and and even... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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56 reviews 56 reviews
46 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice experience at this hotel for our 1 night stay. The rooms were clean and the balcony was incredible. It really is a no brainier to try and book a balcony room if you can. Waking up in the morning with the view of the sunrise and fog hovering over the water was unbelievable. Breakfast was good... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming address in a renovated house at the heart of the old valparaiso. The hotel offers nice, clean rooms, some with view on the port of valparaiso. Hot water and efficient heating well appreciated by a cold winter night. Cosy tea time / breakfast area. Good service, english spoken. The hotel is very well located and all highlights and restaurants... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We spent one night pre-cruise in this delightful hotel, located on a quiet street on one of Valpariso's hills. The hotel is a great mix of old and modern. Beautiful hardwood floors, old fashioned furnishings, but with a very open concept in the public areas. We splurged and stayed in a room with it's own terrace with wonderful views of... More

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Chicago
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17 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights at the Hotel Boutique Acontraluz. First of all, if you are looking for a boutique experience, this is not. It is a bed and breakfast "hotel" with a very expensive price tag. The smallest lowest priced rooms are over $200. The rooms with a view top $400. We loved the hill neighborhood and choices of... More

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

A lovely boutique hotel in a good location with superb views of Valparaiso. Very welcoming, it has a calm, peaceful and relaxed atmosphere and it was a great place to finish up our trip to Chile and wind down after our busy programme. The room although not big was very comfortable and well appointed with a good bathroom and it... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

After a long flight from the UK and a car journey of around an hour and a half from Santiago airport, it was a real relief to be dropped off at Hotel Acontraluz. The front desk staff of this small boutique hotel were very helpful and attentive and the property itself is fascinating. The location was excellent for exploring the... More

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Portland, Maine
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60 reviews 60 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is a wonderful hotel in a great location in Valparaiso. It is a hotel that would appeal to people who are interested in old architecture and houses as the hotel was created from 2 old houses. The furnishings go with the era of the house and there is not air conditioning.. The views from the balcony rooms over the... More

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Address: San Enrique 473 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso 2370854, Chile
Location: Chile > Valparaiso Region > Valparaiso
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Acontraluz 3.5*
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Boutique Hotel Acontraluz is not only one of the best boutique hotels in Valparaiso city, with an excellent infrastructure, good taste, and quality.The best part of staying here is being able to share the experience with the owners, who are in charge of assisting the travellers and delighting them with stories about the port city and the best tips for an unforgettable stay at, Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso.This 14-room hotel is part of the history of the city, because it is a German remodeled mansion from the turn of the 19th century. It features high-end amenities and a distinguished design: welcoming nooks, ample rooms, dining rooms, terraces, garden, bar, wine cellar, movie theatre. ... more   less 
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