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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Rooms are okay. If you stay in the better rooms (above the road) you cant get into the kitchen. Service is the worst you can imagin! They forgot to wash our laundry. Brought it to us wet in the middle of the night...

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Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Very helpful hostess. Expected a little more for the price. May look out of town on the map, but it is really not. On the last day I used the common bathroom, it does not flush well. Other guests were very friendly and we all could have our turn in the kitchen.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hostel which doesn't really feel like a hostel (which we liked). We were in room 6 (double with private bathroom) which was nice, maybe a little small but was fine for two. The bathroom was small, I'm short and had to sit sideways on the toilet because my knees were squished against the wall! Didn't bother us, was more... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed January 8, 2016

I had booked myself into their cheapest room online. After spending a night in this very small room (with a shared bathroom across a patio area) and which is next to the communal kitchen and not having slept a wink due to the noise coming from next door, I asked if a move to another room was possible... Not only... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

I am writing this report because I am beyond upset with the manager, owner and front desk employee at this hostel. I have a few complaints, so I'll start with the primary issue. 1. The description of this hostel as 'secure' is inaccurate. Here is what happened to me and my friend on Dec 14 and 15, 2015. We stayed... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Small hotel with very clean rooms, comfortable beds, fresh linens, friendly helpful staff. We stayed in a room with a shared bath for one night and a private bath the next two. The regulator went bad on the hot water and they were responsive to fix it. It was a few blocks past the bus station and we could walk... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2015

I've been to San pedro de atacama in January, 2014. And I spent 2 nights at this hostel and i really loved to stay here. Actually, i spent 2 other nights at the other hostel before i changed to stay here. This hostel was way more better than the other one in San pedro. I didn't make reservation before i... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

we Stayed for 4 days including a high Season weekend in november. San pedro was quite Booked. Our room ( number 4) was very small and One Wall was facing The street. As The hostal is close to the bus station, we Could Hear every bus as if it was driving past our bed. this impaired our sleep a lot.... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place is very clean, it's very professional. The location is great, don't be dissuaded by looking at a map and seeing it next to the edge of town; it's where you want to be. 7 minutes from the Plaza and El Centro de San Pedro,, you walk past a soccer field and some playgrounds on the way. All the... More 

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Whistler, Canada
1 review
Reviewed December 20, 2013

Stayed at this hostel for 5 nights during my time in San Pedro. Throughout the time my single room and queen bed gave me a good nights rest after long days in the desert. It's about a 10-15 min walk from the main center of the town, but located ideally for those who have their own vehicle and want to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hostel is a little place very nice, quiet, secure and clean. We offer service of kitchen, pool table and Internet free. We are located 10 minutes walking from the main street. This hostel is a friendly place, where you can rest and be relax. We hope your visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sumaj Jallpa Hostel

Address: Volcan el Tatio 703 | sector Licancabur, San Pedro de Atacama 1410000, Chile
Location: Chile > Antofagasta Region > San Pedro de Atacama
Price Range: $66 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sumaj Jallpa Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Pay for the private bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles Dubout_Guingaux, Feb 21, 2016 | Read review
“See if you can get a room in the grounds of the owner´s house”
 of 5 bubbles Gustavo14, Jan 8, 2016 | Read review
“They're all professionally maintained and clean but don't forget to tip your favorite Chilean housekeeper!”
 of 5 bubbles CBreezy90, Sep 2, 2014 | Read review
“The four bedroom bunk room, which we were in for our first, night opens into reception which can be noisy with the phones, door buzzer and TV going.”
 of 5 bubbles NotlostyetNZ, Dec 12, 2013 | Read review
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