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Calama St 257, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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Hostal Rural
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hostel had no structure to receive guests when we arrived. Was under renovation and had not made our reservation as agreed. We had walk around with our bags in the city looking for another place to stay the first night. When we arrived the room was smelling paint, the shower was cold, clogged sink, besides the noise of the renovation... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this hostel, the atmosphere but most important; the staff was amazingly helpful and nice!! We arrived before check-in time, but because my boyfriend felt really sick, they made up our beds immediatly. My bag got stolen at the busterminal just before we arrived at the hostel and Clarence was more than helpful. He even went to the policestation... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a terrible experience here this year and wanted to warn other backpackers about this place. Unfortunately the hostel is let down by rude and lazy staff who do not care about their guests. I booked a tour through this hostel, and had my bag stolen from the tour car, passport, phone, bank cards and all and I was... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I am writing this review again as the last one was not published and i feel very strongly about this hostel even a month later. This hostel is dirty, the staff are rude and the bathrooms were disgusting. I cannot understand all the positive reviews. Worst hostel in 3 months of travelling in South America, the place needs refurbishment and... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We had an amazing time at Hostal Rural! Great staff, perfect location, and above all an awesome atmosphere for meeting people. Clarence and Ignacio can answer an questions you may have and help you book one of the many awesome tours. Spend some money on the tours because there is a lot to see in the San Pedro desert. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Cool hostel with great vibes. Friendly staff. Small kitchen with some basic cooking equipment. WiFi worked moderately well. Beds were warm and comfortable, but the showers were either extremely hot or cold. The atmosphere is the reason to stay here. The hostel puts together a nightly bonfire where guests can relax and socialize while having a few drinks. The Hostel... More 

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Hamburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is definitely the best Hostel I've stayed in during all my trips! Great location, beatiful atmosphere, lovely art details spread all other the place and the best staff you could imagine. Thanks a lot for making my stay in San Pedro such an unique experience. Will definitely come back! Special thanks to Clarence (one of the receptionists) to help... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in hostel only few nights but it was realy cool. Rooms,bathroms, toilets,kitchen...everything clean. First class receptionists Nacho&Clerence are awesome guys, willing to help anytime with anything. Hammocks & chill out area is all you need, If you travel to San Pedro de Atacama, you should definitely stay inHostal Rural ;-) *eslovacos*

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München
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I loved my time at this hostel! Amazin people, hilarious evenings, helpful & funny staff (thanks to Claerance & Chicken Little) Would love to come back!!! Enjoyed every day there. Met amazin people, cooked together and sat together at the bonfire every evening!

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I started my stay in San Pedro in Hostal Florida - Hostal Rural is 100x better. A really lovely hostal, great central location and great staff. Good wifi, music and a nice kitchen. My only dissapointment was a stargazing tour which I booked through them. It cost 18.000 Chilean Pesos (around £18 - so quite pricey) and was very disapointing.... More 

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Address: Calama St 257, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Location: Chile > Antofagasta Region > San Pedro de Atacama
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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