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Kaimana Inn Hotel & Restaurant

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Atamu Tekena s/n, Easter Island, Chile
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santiago, Chile
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94 reviews 94 reviews
21 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent four nights at the Kaimana. Breakfast was good - fresh fruit, cold cuts, cheese, coffee, and delicious bread. The owner and all of the employees seem very nice (only the owner speaks English). I believe they would organize tours for guests but we rented bicycles one day and the rest of the time a friend lent us a... More 

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Was picked up by Marcelo at airport, he was there and had a sign for myself and another family and gave us all welcoming flower necklaces (lay). He took us for a quick tour around town 10-15 minutes (to orientate us) and dropped me off at car rental place (to pick up ATV) and brought my bags to hotel. The... More 

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

My rating of the Kaimana Inn as average is what I expected prior to my trip. As a budget hotel I had no complaints. The owner was great, the breakfast was very helpful to get my day started. The room was clean and the water was hot with good pressure. The bed never compares to home. I appreciated that the... More 

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London
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131 reviews 131 reviews
24 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Firstly, as I am sure you will already know Easter Island only really offers VERY high end or quite basic hotels, without anything in between. Kaimana Inn is "one of the best" in the basic category, according to the tour guide we had.  To give you an idea of layout: the main rooms are located around a central 'courtyard' where... More 

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New Delhi
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Five minutes by car from the airport, especially if Marcelo, the owner, comes to pick you up. Kaimana is a charming place with plants growing all around. The rooms are around a central hub that is the eating/lounging space that places a dent on privacy (especially if you are in Room 1) unless you keep the curtains drawn. It was... More 

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New York City, New York
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9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This small hotel is conveniently located in the heart of town, within an easy walk to just about anyplace in town you might want to go. The staff is friendly and courteous and the owner, Marcelo, is charming and helpful. The rooms are pleasant and the beds are comfortable. You may encounter a bug or two, but I suspect this... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

As with previous reviews, what stood out most about Kaimana Inn was the owner, Marcelo. He is a truly genuine guy and made us feel extremely welcome. He gave us a very personalized tour and it is obvious that he has a deep knowledge and appreciation of the island's history and the Rapa Nui people. The room itself was cozy... More 

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5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The hotel itself is rather basic - there's a clean room with a fridge, a bathroom and a common area, but for the price this seemed very good, especially considering that things in Easter Island are generally more expensive than in mainland Chile for obvious reasons. The inn had a nice homey atmosphere and we had a very comfortable stay... More 

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Chambersburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Had a great time. We had a good hot breakfast every morning. Friendly and helpful. Appreciated the location in "downtown" Hanga Roa and having wifi access. Marcelo picked us up at the airport and gave us a short tour.

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Carmel, California
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12 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

You have a room and all the basics but most importantly you have Marcelo. He's the man who can direct you to where you need to be. We loved every minute of our time on the island thanks in part to Marcelo getting us on the right tour. We were there during the annual festival, be sure to plan your... More 

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