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Hostal Acuarela

Templeman 862, Valparaiso 2370834, Chile
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tonstart with the vest, the view from their doorm is one of the best I've seen from a hotel room anywhere. And that in a town with as beautiful views as Valparaiso. Enjoyed my stay there very much, great room, good beds, nice bathroom, good kitchen, pleasant community room with oven and a helpful staff. Excellent choice and a great... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed here for two nights and were mostly very impressed with the hostel. Firstly, the building itself is lovely, and very well situated. The double room was pleasant enough, and the shared bathroom did the job. The kitchen was a definite high point - well equipped and definitely the nicest we've had in South America. The common area was... More

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Valparaiso, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

First of all the staff is very hospitable and would answer any question with great kindness. there is a very nice and tasty breakfest, and coffee is available during the whole day. there is a big and housy kitchen. the rooms are very nive and clean, plus the beds are very comfortable. there is actually soap by any tap so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I stayed at Acuarela while traveling solo in South America. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful in booking bus tickets, explaining what to do and to see in valparaiso ! The house in which the hostel is located is charming with wooden panels, a forged-iron staircase and a cute little terrace perfect to chill with a drink! Very tidy... More

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Valparaiso, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

'Best hostel in South America' might seem like a big statement, but we really felt that to be the vase for Hostal Acuarela. We arrived here wanting to stay for 2 nights, and one week later and we still don't know when we will leave. The location of the hostel is ideal, as it is situated in one of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Staff is helpfull, the hostel is clean and well-situated. Breakfast included and they offer me the first one (I arrived at 9 am first day !). Wifi is very nice, as the kitchen, the dormroom and bathroom !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

We have just stayed here for three nights and loved the place. The guy working there said that it was under new management, as of just a week ago. I wasn't quite surely the set up - there seemed to be three of them running it (perhaps they have bought the place together) -but all the guys were really friendly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013 via mobile

This is great if you want the real Valparaiso experience. I stayed there and fell in love with the city and the hostel. Really laid back, you feel like you live there. You get an idea of the culture and meet the locals. Friends of the owner (artists and homeowners) came by and chatted to me and gave me good... More

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27 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights in October 2012. We stayed in a 5 bed dorm, but as we are a group of 4 we had the whole place to ourselves. The beds were warm and comfortable, although oen of our group felt the duvet was a bit smelly and hadn't been washed in a while! The strange thing about... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Looking for something a bit smaller and quieter than the widely publicised hostels, we found Hostel Acuarela in a charming Valparaiso neighbourhood. Upon entering the hostel, we knew it would be perfect for us. There is a small communal area with computer to access the internet, a dining area and a country kitchen with granite benchtops and a handy dishdrainer... More

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Address: Templeman 862, Valparaiso 2370834, Chile
Location: Chile > Valparaiso Region > Valparaiso
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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We are located in the heart of Cerro Alegre, a World Heritage site, in a pleasant environment friendly and cheerful. We have double rooms $ Us37 and Us15 $ per person sharing. Includes breakfast, use of lounge with cable TV, Computer, Wifi. Terrace with sea view. ... more   less 
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