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Panamericana Hotel Arica

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avda Comandante San Martin 599, Arica 1001708, Chile
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful older hotel but not very helpful for the tourist .... desk without maps nor taxie information nor tourist info. Recommend make contact with a tour operater before arriving at the hotel. Also, can not walk to attractions.

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Stavanger
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed twice in this hotel on out Chile trip for one night each. The hotel is at a nice location directly on the beach and when we opened the window we could hear the waves braking on shore. The reservation worked fine and the staff was friendly and helped out wherever they could. Their English was quite limited, but... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

We were here for a few nights. It is still a simple room for the price, but the room was clean and we liked being so close to the ocean. The bar was great and you can't beat having happy hour overlooking the ocean. They also served dinner on Sunday and few places do that. The desk was very nice... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

As everyone states it is a bit dated. We had a nice room with no complaints right on the ocean. I give it a four because the staff was so great and friendly, the hotel itself is closer to a three.Oscar, who checked us in and out along with helping out with anything we needed was great. I did not... More

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Alberta
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65 reviews 65 reviews
42 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

This hotel was probably nice in the 60s but is now very rundown. The furniture is old and threadbare and painted a hideous green. This wasn't the worst part of staying here though. The staff were dreadful particulary in the bar. Service was non-existent. We were so disgusted with the place that we ate most of our meals elsewhere.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

This beach side hotel has lovely views and super little pools including a seawater one. Food and service are very good. However I and many of my group were housed in tired and tatty four bedded bungalows outside the main building.

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This hotel is a basic hotel. The breakfast was nice. The rooms are very basic and as another rater stated the furniture is painted in an ugly green color. The hotel in itself is rundown a bit. The nice thing about the restaurant was that there was an oceanview. The hotel needs renovation, but then again hotels in Chile are... More

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London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

The Hotel Arica is living on past glories. Great setting on the sea front but tired rooms which need a complete refurbishment. The rooms are clean but dull. Don't know what the alternatives are but would look around.

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London,UK
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114 reviews 114 reviews
53 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

When this hotel was built, it was no doubt the height of chic. These days the fabric of the building is looking a little the worse for wear - but this is probably inevitable given its location, just feet from the corrosive waves and spray of the Pacific Ocean. Likewise, our room smelt a little damp - but again, the... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

We stayed there for three nights. Five stars please not even one. Like most people we agree decent location. The room was awful; smelly, small, and dirty. Toilet didn’t work, the bedspread were filthy and wooden handmade furniture painted in ugly green,,, brrr, The staff unfriendly on the first night we asked to be moved my husband left his Panama... More

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Address: Avda Comandante San Martin 599, Arica 1001708, Chile
Location: Chile > Arica and Parinacota Region > Arica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Panamericana Hotel Arica 3*
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