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Hostal El Arbol

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Edwardo de La Bara 29, La Serena, Chile
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to feel at home here. Definitely the cleanest hostel I've stayed in while in South America. Rooms were small, but clean and warm. Beds were extremely comfortable. Shared bathrooms were very clean. Friendly staff, good breakfast and free wifi. Good location, easy to walk downtown and elsewhere.

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Toronto, Canada
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187 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hostel El Arbol II was definitely the best hostel that we stayed in Chile. It's located very close to the bus station, a MASSIVE supermarket, and the beach. The hostel is an awesome place to just chill out and relax. Especially good if coming from hectic places like Santiago or Valparaiso. All staff were great. The room itself was ridiculously... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for two night at Hostal El Arbol. Our double room is quaint, cosy and very comfortable. The bed and linen by far the best quality I have experienced for a hostal offering. The bathrooms (again) being the cleanest I have experienced in a hostal. Great size, bath and shower and big mirror. The breakfast in the morning is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

Simply perfect!! Lovely little hostel with great owners/employees! Such a calm and warm environment one was happy to get back to after an exhausting daytrip! Plus it's also very easy and quick to get into town and to various busstations. Thanks and muchas gracias for the hospitality! Paul and Nina

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

The hostal itself is a beauty to share with flowers involving the facade and peach trees in the backyard. It has accommodation and private rooms with a great breakfast. attentive staff and ready to enter the main tourist spots. highly recommended

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in El Arbol. The location is great, close walk to main town, also close to a big supermarket where we took advantage of buying delicious ingredients and wine to have dinner each evening. We stayed in the 4 bed dorm which was lovely. The ladies who run the hostal are so lovely and extremely helpful... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

We only stayed one night, but really enjoyed the place. The staff was very welcoming, friendly and helpfull. They helped us booking our next hostal and gave very useful advice for tours. The breakfast was super nice and the hostal is well located. The room was a little bit small for our bags, but that would not be a reason... More 

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Thank Siem H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

My friends and I stayed here when we visited La Serena. Staff were super sweet and accommodating. We stayed in a 5 Bed bedroom. Beds were comfy and Duvets were warm. Breakfast was simple, bread, cheese and fruit. Rooms and bathroom were super clean. No complaints!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

El Arbol is a cute, clean hostel in La Serena, Chile. They actually have an award for cleanest hostel from hostel bookers. The woman who greeted us was nice. The beds were comfy and clean, but the bathroom for our section of the hostel was uncomfortable. Water always pooled up and never quite completely drained. The breakfast was good, but... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

I stayed here for four nights and had a great experience. The hostel is small and I think only has one or two bathrooms (I only saw one) but it is very clean and the staff is so friendly and helpful. The free breakfast included fresh fruit juce, coffee, oatmeal, toast and eggs one morning. The kitchen is very small... More 

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