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Calama St 257, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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Hostal Rural
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had an amazing 5 days here. They organised all of our excursions and made sure to make it cheaper than all the travel agents around town (we checked) Got nothing but good things to say about Rural! The staff takes good care of their guests and play table tennis... And loose on purpose to make u feel good... haha kidding,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time in Hostal Rural, when we visited San Pedro de Atacama. The rooms were very nice and the hostel offered the opportunities to do all the tourist stuff nearby. It's a great place to relax, and the staff there are great. In particular, Clarence who worked at the front desk was a bloody legend, and he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostal with very nice staff. Starting with the New Years party to the last night of my stay I had a blast. Staff took a group of us to a few local Bon fire parties, to having a DJ play right at the hostel. If you are looking for a fun time in San Pedro this is the place... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 5 days in San Pedro de Atacama and had a great time in this hostel. If you are on your own, it is the perfect mix of being small and chilled out, and at the same time really easy to meet people. I organised all my tours through the hostel and they were fantastic! Also, if you can,... More 

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

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 November 20, 2014 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
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

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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15 helpful votes 15 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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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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