We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveler (101)
Room & Suite (71)
Dining (3)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Hostal Forestal is currently a classic and with no doubt the best hostel inside the trendiest Lastarria - Parque Forestal - Bellas Artes neighborhood. Its unique location, next to transportation, local attractions, cafes, restaurants, parks, museums, bars and clubs makes a perfect place for your secure stay in Santiago.Created and currently run by its owners, two young Chilean experienced travelers (Benjamin and Rodrigo) which had the idea to create a unique Hostel in the best location of Santiago de Chile. A place which makes you feel at home and an atmosphere to meet other travelers, relax and party up with people just like you.
Read more
Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Quirky Hotels
15Room tips
Traveler rating
  • 246
  • 106
  • 25
  • 8
  • 7
Time of year
Traveler type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
We really enjoyed our stay at this hostal. Breakfast was fantastic (dulce leche and great coffee), the shower had great pressure and plenty of hot water, the double room we had was very spacious. We needed to print off some items for our upcoming trip to Patagonia, it was no
Read more
Hostal Forestal was easily one of the best hostels I have ever stayed at, and I have been to several dozen hostels around the world. With an affordable price, they had all the amenities, including a fantastic location in the heart of Santiago, multiple great common areas, a
Read more
Hostal Forestal is one of the nicer hostels we've stayed at in our South America trip. It's not a party hostel if that's what you're looking for. But it's clean, comfortable beds and good, hot showers. The breakfast provided of bread, fruit and cereal is fresh and all you need.
Read more
Response from HostelsSantiago, STAFF HF at Hostal Forestal
Responded 2 days ago
Hello borislevinde, Thank you very much for your opinion is very important for us, as you mentioned we are not a party hostel but nevertheless we have activities every day to share with everyone and have fun respecting the time of silence for those who want to rest. Thank you very much once again for recommending we hope you come back soon greetings Staff Hf
Read more
Great hostel, staff were all really nice and it's a very social hostel. They had Pisco sour night while I was there. The location is close to metro and easy walking distance to most places. Highly recommend if you are in Santiago.
Read more
Response from HostelsSantiago, STAFF HF at Hostal Forestal
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you very much for your review is very important for us to know your opinion, we always strive to give the best service in the city, we hope that for the next you can stay much longer, but whenever you return to Santiago we will be waiting for you. Greetings Staff Hf
Read more
Great place to stay in Santiago. Easy to meet up with other solo travelers. Activities at the hostel every night. Wifi was good. Loved the location, short walk to a lot of Nice places and restaurants.
Read more
Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Response from HostelsSantiago, STAFF HF at Hostal Forestal
Responded Jan 7, 2019
Thank you so much for this review, you matter to us and thanks we work hard every day to be better and for everyone to enjoy their time with us Come back soon, Staff HF <3
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravelerRoom & SuiteDining Family and Play Areas
Photo provided by managementHostal Forestal
Double Room Private Bathroom....
Photo provided by managementHostal Forestal
Photo provided by managementHostal Forestal
Small Single
Photo provided by managementHostal Forestal
Double Private Bathroom
Hi, We have free storage room before and after your check-in. So don't worry! Still, if you want to ask any other thing, let us know and we'll help you.
0 votes
The phone number please
(+56 2) 2638 1347
1 vote
Show all answers
Tem aquecedor na suíte para 3 pessoas?
Sim, temos aquecedor nos quartos!
0 votes
"8 mam dorm had good space and comfy beds. "
"Dorm room 1 is small."
"Room 15. Very big bedroom and bathroom "
"All the rooms are great. "
"Spacious and good privacy"
$16 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
hostal forestal hotel santiago
ChileSantiago Metropolitan RegionSantiagoSanta Lucia
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing