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Hostal Sunny Days

Corner Tomas Aravena 161 & Pedro de Valdivia | Chinchorro, Arica, Chile
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

we really only went to Arica to catch a bus to La Paz. Stayed at Sunny Days owned by an x kiwi called Ross who is really really great. Very helpful with medical advice when we needed a doctor. Keeps a clean happy house and very knowledgeable about the area. He suggested we had lunch at a fantastic restaurant at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed only one night, which was a pity. The owners are very helpful! Even called to our next hostel. The beds are normal and not bunkbeds , also a plus. It could be a bit cleaner, but was fine. And the best part was breakfast. So many choices! Yoghurt, cereals, bread, jam, cheese, fruits. All in different tastes. Just... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and clean hostel with friendly people, very close to the beach (3 minutes walk) and 10 minutes with a micro to the city center. Clean rooms and bathrooms and nice shared areas, wonderful breakfast included!

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunny Days was the perfect place to de-stress after a busy few days and the border crossing from Peru. It is more like a family home than a typical hostel, but I still met other travellers over breakfast (the best I've ever had in a hostel!!) and cooking in the kitchen in the evenings - facilities are great. Ross the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostal is in a great location , 2 min walk to the beach and 1 min walk to the markets. Ross the owner was very welcoming and gave us lots of information and travel tips. The rooms were spacious and clean and there are two good sized kitchens. Breakfast was included. Highly recommend this hostal.

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SunnyDaysArica, Owner at Hostal Sunny Days, responded to this review

It is with great pleasure that we have received notification from Tripadvisor that we have been awarded a Certificate of Excellence for 2014. Favorable reviews from guests that have enjoyed staying in hostal Sunny Days have resulted in this award which we can place alongside the Certificates of Excellence we received for the years, 2011, 2012, 2013. We consistently try... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was clean and well-kept. The shared bathrooms are clean, although one of the showers kept alternating between extreme hot and cold water. Breakfast offers a selection of fruit, bread, yogurt, cereals, milk, coffee and tea. The kitchens are great to use. Ross was extremely helpful with information on things to do in Arica. He was also really responsive... More 

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Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I love that there were no bunk beds in the room. The towel included in the price was great, facilities clean and very spacious. The breakfast is good and the owners also were great in helping on orientation about crossing the border.

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San Gil, Colombia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

You can feel like being at home there. The owners Ross and Beatriz are really kind. She brought us some juice with cake as soon as we arrived, lovely. The common areas are nice, perhaps the hostel looks more as a family house, but it makes it cozier. Breakfast is really good .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Very nice, family run hostel. The host is extremely helpful, he gave us all the details to cross the border to Peru for a cheap price. Room was good, showers excellent. Nice and quiet hostel. Kitchen facilities.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This hostal has everything. A wonderful welcoming homey feel, space to cook, amazing fellow travelers and a great connection to surfing classes. Plus its in a great location close to the bus station, the beach, the cheap vegetable market. and everything supermarket.

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Address: Corner Tomas Aravena 161 & Pedro de Valdivia | Chinchorro, Arica, Chile
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Location: Chile > Arica and Parinacota Region > Arica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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