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Santiago Backpackers Hostel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“free dinner”(11 reviews)
“living room”(8 reviews)
“large lockers”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Fitness center
Kitchenette
2 Star Hotel
One of Santiago's greatest hostel! Perfect location in downtown, 100-year-old restored unit, amazing facilities, extra large beds and more!We offer Furnished apartments, private rooms and cheap dorms to suit every traveler's need. Join our social activities and discover all Santiago has...
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Location and contact
Enrique Mac Iver 661, Santiago 8320050, Chile
8.6 miles to Arturo Merino Benitez Airport
165 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.3 miles from Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super nice staff is caring about you and will help you out with every concern. All guests I met were adorably sweet and relaxed and I just had a good time there. On my first evening I was invited to a free vine meeting and...More

Thank Arthur K
Response from Arifurman, Owner at Santiago Backpackers HostelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review, Arthur! We work hard for this, hope to see you soon again at a Wine night!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is perfectly located in the centre of Santiago with bars, restaurants, metro and shops really nearby. The hostel itself is clean with a great breakfast and good communal areas. The staff are friendly and helpful and speak good English. Rooms are spacious with...More

Thank Becca M
Response from Arifurman, Owner at Santiago Backpackers HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! We work to give our guests this kind of stay. Hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed February 14, 2018

It's a clean place, calm and the people are efficient, helpful and respectful. You have the all comfort to put your stuff and space (the beds aren't encroached upon each other). It's really close to nice street to have a drink and stuff. The breakfast...More

Thank Alice K
Response from Arifurman, Owner at Santiago Backpackers HostelResponded February 15, 2018

Thanks so much, Alice! We are really happy to get your feedback. Hope to see you soon again

Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

+VERY nice hostel! Clean sheets and kitchen, very nice breakfast and friendly staff, I didn’t expect a high quality hostel and I was very pleased from my 2 night stay there. Plus I arrived at 6 in the morning to the hostel, and they were...More

Thank Ella284
Response from Arifurman, Owner at Santiago Backpackers HostelResponded February 15, 2018

Hi Ella, thanks for your review, we are glad you enjoyed! We will definetely check that the music starts later in the morning, shouldn't have been on that early! The hot water system had a small failure by the time you visited, but it's now...More

Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

I was travelling on my own. So wanted to be staying central. Santiago backpacker was perfect. Easy walk to lots of thing. Staff were great. Friendly and helpful. The dorms were great. Huge rooms. Airport shuttle can be arranged. I could not recommend it more....More

Thank Sarah L
Response from Arifurman, Owner at Santiago Backpackers HostelResponded December 11, 2017

Thanks so much, Sarah! We work hard to give the best to our beloved guests. Glad you enjoyed Santiago and we hope to see you again soon

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
$14 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$14 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (44)
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Room & Suite (16)
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"Do not take a bed on the street if you sleep light (trucks)."
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"Pick a bed away from window since street light and noise comes through at night"
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"room facing road can be loud since busses pass by frequently, BYOB is welcomed"
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"dont get the one near reception, loud in the mornings!!"
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