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Hostal La Colombina de Valparaiso

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Colombina is a great choice for lodging in Valparaíso. The location is wonderful (up in the hills removed from the "commercial" area), and the staff is excellent, particularly Nano. He was willing to help in any way he could, with recommendations (in Valpo & elsewhere in Chile), and even lent us his personal computer so we could contact home!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

To cut a long story short, I messed up the booking we made with La Colombina. Unfortunately I didn't realise until we arrived early in the morning on the 31st of Dec - the busiest priciest day of the year in Valparaiso. After some confusion, upset (where else would we stay!?!?) and talking with the owners, they VERY kindly found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Looked at a lot of hostels and b&b's but ended up deciding for this one which was a great choice, located at Cerro Concepcion close to all the "paseos" and great staff + breakfast is included and the woman who serves it will make sure you have a great experience. Definitely recommended

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I have stayed a number of times at this nice hostel run by two sisters Pamela and Marcela. They are wonderful hosts and their hostel is within a lovely old patrimonial house that they are restoring. They have a mix of room sizes , with either private bathrooms or some that are shared. The location, right in the heart of... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Good base in Concepcion to explore Valparaiso. Prime location and super friendly staff. I only had a hiccup on my first day as the staff forgot to serve breakfast, which they made up big time on the second day. I spent three nights and the room was not cleaned but that was not a big deal. Overall, very good value... More 

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Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Walking distance from everything, nice breakfast, very friendly staff, clean, and with a great reading spot on the roof overlooking the bay. The only minor caveat was that half of it is under construction, minor noise, and I didn't see a good "lounging" place to hang out. Definitely recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in March in a private double en-suite. The room was comfortable, with lovely high ceilings but is in need of a little TLC. It's definitely got character in bucket loads but felt a little rundown. The reception area however is completely the opposite and is beautifully finished with great vintage touches. The breakfast is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

With no doubt, one of the very best hostels I've ever been to. The house is gorgeous, the stuff is super king and the room they gave us was quite big, with great decoration and very full of style. I found it to be a bit pricy, but worth it in the overall.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I landed at La Colombina by chance after having knocked almost all Valparaiso's hostels doors. By chance there was a bed available in the room. Luck! It was easter 2012 but I didn't took that in account while planning to visit Valparaiso, that's why it has been so hard to get a bed. The staff has been super. Always kind... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Very well located in Valpo, with very nice owners who took care of me very well. The information they had on the area was excellent and the staff was very helpful with all my needs, making this stay my stay hassel free.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hostel is perfectly located in the middle of Cerro Concepcion and only a few minutes walking from the center, within walking distance of all major attractions and restaurants in the historical area of Valparaiso. It s a patrimonial house of 1900 with beautiful high ceilings. We serve a more than nice breakfast with fresh made coffee, cheese toast, fresh fruit, juice, eggs,.. in a really cozy place with a wood stove for in the winter. We have a terrace with a view of the ocean and the use of a common kitchen. We have a nice place to be in the evening with a small bar, TV/DVD and woodstove and offer central heating in most of the rooms during the cold winter nights. Features included: Free Towels (except for the shared bedroom), Linens, Heating, Breakfast, Internet and Wireless Internet Connection, Book exchange, Free Maps and Advice, Free Luggage storage, Shared kitchen and Free Satellite TV. Please note: Check in time 13:00 Check out time 12:00 Payment Method - Cash and Credit Card. Also Debit Card. Breakfast is included. All ages, Family Hostal, Gay friendly. We accept groups of more than 9 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal La Colombina de Valparaiso

Address: Concepcion 280, Valparaiso 2370765, Chile (Formerly Hostal La Colombina)
Location: Chile > Valparaiso Region > Valparaiso
Price Range: $25 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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