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Palpana 6, San Pedro de Atacama 17000000, Chile
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Hostal Elim
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Breakfast is very poor. You are served at the table so you don’t pick what is necessary for your hunger. You choose between scrambled eggs or ham+cheese and bread. The breakfast hours are very bad. 07h30m until 09h30m. Usually breakfast extends until 10 or 11h. They give you a VERY small cup of artificial orange juice and one fruit of... More

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Hermoupolis, Greece
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

I spent in November a few days in Hostal Elim with my friend. We had a great time! Th hotel is located very near the centre but it has also at the same time quiteness and a great garden to sit and relax. The room we had was very good and the breakfast very tasty and filling. There was also... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We hadn't booked this place but we had trouble when we arrived in San Pedro at 1am, as our taxi driver couldn't find the hostel we had booked! After knocking on several doors, we found this place and stayed here instead. So despite our impromptu arrival we had a lovely stay. The staff didn't speak much English but we managed... More

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San Jose, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We wish we could review the hotel but didn't get the chance. We have a few emails of communications back and forth from Maria only a few days before our arrival confirming our reservation, room type, rate, and dates. She even talks about arranging transport from Calama airport for us. When we arrived Maria wasn't there and another woman found... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Hostal Elim is a bit of a walk from the centre, but as San Pedro is tiny this means not even a 10 minute distance. And it is actually quite welcome as the centre can get quite lively. So you can retreat to the lovely green garden and relax in the hammocks for a bit. Our room was nice, you... More

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Barcelona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

The service here was very good, the room was kept very clean with daily room service, and the price was fair for the time of year that we went. We stayed 4 nights and booked no more than a week in advance for the new year and paid $50,000 CLP/night for two people in a room with a private bath... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 via mobile

What a lovely little place. 5 min stroll from town and no issue with walk back at night. Staff speak little English but super friendly and helpful. We stayed 3 nights in small but clean and comfy room. Breakfast included scrambled eggs or ham and cheese with fruit and toast. The garden is so relaxing and shady and hammocks made... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Due to the kindness of strangers pointing me to hostal Elim, I was pleasantly surprised at how amazing this hostel was. It's a few minutes walk from the central shopping/dining/touristy area of San Pedro, and it is beautiful! The staff are SO kind and helpful and the hostel grounds are just so lovely an peaceful, a great place to come... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Hostal Elim is a cozy and quiet hostal on San Pedro de Atacama. I had a pleasant 6 day stay there in october 2013 and nothing to complain about! Rooms are simple and not big, but have comfy beds and very good shower with hot water all day long. Breakfast is fair with coffee, milk, tea toasts, juice, butter, jam... More

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Melbourne
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60 reviews 60 reviews
42 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Hostal Elim is located on the outskirts of the main San Pedro town area. Having said that it is within easy walking distance to the town (5-10 mins) and about 15 minutes walk from where the bus stops at the San Pedro immigration centre. San Pedro de Atacama is only a small town so everything is within easy reach. It... More

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Address: Palpana 6, San Pedro de Atacama 17000000, Chile
Location: Chile > Atacama Region > San Pedro de Atacama
Also Known As:
Hostal Elim Atacama/San Pedro De Atacama, Chile

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