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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Can't say enough nice things about this place. The owner is so friendly, the whole family make you feel so welcome and can't do enough for you.Clean, good price, good wifi, unlimited free tea and coffee, lovely sunny garden, perpetual hot water and a pleasant 5 minute stroll into town. Also only a minutes walk (literally) from the bus station...

1Thank mullacnosliw
Taltal, Chile
Reviewed May 9, 2016

I had a lovely stay at this hostel. The family are very warm & welcoming. Maria greeted me with custard & poached apples! Mauricio had plenty of travel tips for La Serena & surrounding areas and even tailor made my itinery for the 2 days to spend there. It is a comfortable, peaceful, clean, and well maintained place to rest.

1Thank courtneynuske09
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

A really friendly, welcoming hostel - clean and comfortable, like home! Maria and her family are super welcoming - she made me a mug of coffee as soon as I arrived and there was no shortage of great tips and advice about where to get a great lunch or take a day trip and help us with a hostel at...

2Thank theswaff2016
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

My gf and I stayed here s couple of times and we were blown away by Maria snd her sons' kindness. We were treated like one of the family and had great experience in their clean, friendly and perfectly set up hostel in La serena. Its only 5 minutes, down an unsuspecting, street from the bus terminal. One night we...

1Thank Scotland Alexan... H
Kiryat Tivon, Israel
Reviewed March 25, 2016

a small beautiful family hostel,with a nice family thet will make you fill like home,and maria will quickly become like a 2nd mom. fully equipped kitchen,good wi-fi ,and good vibs, its all you need to enjoy from beautiful la sarena. we Planned to stay for 3 days and ended up staying for 9.

Thank yuvsa
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Maria and her brothers/ sons are very welcoming & helpful. We had a very nice room with a big bed. The kitchen was perfect. Very close to the busstation and supermarkets. The best option in La Serena!

Thank DDRV24
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

Found this hostel by chance walking from the bus station to the main plaza when we were approached by owner and offered a really good deal. The hostel was ten minutes from bus station and 15 minutes from main plaza, 15 minutes from supermarket and around 30 minutes from the beach. The hostel is run by a lovely warm and...

1Thank Kirsty K
Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

I contacted Hostal Maria Casa for availability and a Hostal called El Observatorio answered. They said Maria Casa was full but we could stay at El Observatorio. I accepted as it seemed like they were affiliated and that the quality should be the same. The Hostal is located close to the bus station which suited us well, but the town...

Thank Jessamy B
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si,es verdad y pido disculpas porque como en maria casa estaba full,los lleve a hostal el observatorio..es un buen lugar...

Reviewed October 21, 2014

I agree with all the other reviews.... good points... - great budget price (especially coming from pricey San Pedro) - handy location (so close to bus station, supermarket and shopping malls, short walk into town) - friendly family (sons speak excellent English and can help arrange tours) - good kitchen and tea/coffee available anytime - comfortable rooms (not all have...

Thank CarleeBrisbane
Bodegraven, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 22, 2014

Great place to stay whenever you are in La Serena. When we arrived here, The family was very helpful. They even offered to wash our clothes and made us a meal. Foor $8,000 per person a day, highly recommend thuis place for everyone to stay. Showers are hot, and beds are nice too.

Thank BartRietveld
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Address: Las Rojas 18, La Serena 1710247, Chile
Location: Chile > Coquimbo Region > La Serena
Price Range: $10 - $14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Room closer to main house can access wifi”
 of 5 bubbles courtneynuske09, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front better than at the back if you really need WIFI and closer to Bathrooms”
 of 5 bubbles 669thomasw, Jan 12, 2014 | Read review
“Rooms in the front are closer to the bathrooms but if people hang out at night might get noisy. Rooms at the back are extremely cold in the winter and far from bathroom. Not recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles zararock, Aug 8, 2012 | Read review
“The back rooms should be quieter, but we found that they smelled of mold. Rooms in the front get a lot of noise from the common area.”
 of 5 bubbles ElaineSantana, Jul 24, 2012 | Read review
“The rooms at the far end of the garden are the most quiet at Casa Maria. There is no swimming pool or fitness centre, but trip advisor make you tick all the boxes.”
 of 5 bubbles Helen303681, Jun 1, 2012 | Read review
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