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Solace Hotel
Ranked #3 of 27 Hotels in Puerto Varas
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Reviewed June 14, 2012

very good, but I am going back and won't stay there for the simple fact that they are blocks from the lake without a view that you could get in another hotel. Besides that, breakfast was OK, bad juices, slow toaster, strong coffee, light coming in at night in my room.

The hotel was extremely clean, the rooms where impeccable and the beds very comfortable and nice sheets and all that that is key. the common areas nice and clean, the food was pretty good, I did not like the hamburger do.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed May 16, 2012

Happily, during our visit, the dogs were not barking. The location up on a hill was fine for us, but could easily be a problem for those less mobile. We stayed 2 nights and did get the view of Volcano Orsorno when the clouds cleared. This hotel was extremely well-staffed: there was usually someone there to open the front door for us. The included breakfast buffet was very nice. This hotel is very nicely decorated, but perhaps they went overboard with the bowls for wash basins; I'm glad I'm at least of average height!

  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed May 15, 2012

This hotel was a nice surprise. It is very modern and clean. On top of a hill overlooking much of the city. We got on ok view from our 2nd floor room but if you got something higher up I'm sure you would be able to see much more. It is a couple of blocks from the downtown area and very walkable to the lake. I would chose this place over our Marriott Hotel in Santiago any day. It comes with free wifi, a nice assortment for breakfast and a very helpful staff.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 25, 2012

Solace is a nice hotel. If you get the room overlooking the garden, there is no noise problem. The rooms facing the street will hear dogs barking at night. That is a problem in Puerto Varas that stry dogs are all over town.

What I liked most was very powerful Wi-FI signal right in my room as the router transmitter was located on the second or third floor overlooking the garden in the center. The service was fast and available.

The breakfast at the hotel was good. The hotel is located on the hill socoming back after dinner in town, you have to climb a hill.

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  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed April 23, 2012

Very nice comfortable bedroom with space, desk and in-room wif-fi. Beware of the East side
- you may be lucky and have a distant glimpse of Mount Osorno but there is a dog's home just across the road and the dogs bark constantly. Helpful staff and hotel very close for walk to town.

Room Tip: East side rooms very noisy with barking dogs.
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  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 21, 2012

After a couple of long flights, the Solace Hotel provided us with some solace was we got over our jetlag. The rooms were comfortable with modern fittings - and quiet and dark. We couldn't hear the dogs barking throughout the night, but my parents could in the next room. Both our room and the hotel were impeccably clean. The breakfast was good, typical of a hotel. It was in a good location, just a short distance from the town.

Stayed: April 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed April 20, 2012

This hotel is a bit of a mixed bag. The rooms are very comfortable and spacious and there is plenty of hot water, and the central heating is excellent. On the other hand the lower price does attract hoards of tourists AND middle-managers (some with appalling manners) who make a lot of noise in the corridors and at breakfast trying to show off the fact theat they are on a 'business trip' I guess. The problem is that some of them like to TOUCH a lot of the food that they end up not eating themselves! It would only take one waiter to be standing there watching and making sure this does not happen. The food in general is ok, although we always ate out, but the breakfasts are quite generous and tasty. Coffee is bad like in most of Chile (outside of Santiago), but they DO have an expresso machine behind the bar which I discovered and they are willing to make you a decent cup if you ask. Most of the staff have not been told that they can smile as well as speak with their mouths but as we stayed longer on they began to recognise us and greeted us with a bit more warmth. Specially after I came down with gastroentiritis from a nearby restaurant La Olla, (do not confuse with "La Ollita") and had to quarantine myself for 4 days. The front desk called a doctor for me and the staff went out of their way to help me with a special menu of chicken broth and stewed apples for the period of my convalescence. The hotel is centrally located so it is a good choice and good value for money.

  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled as a couple
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Address: Imperial 0211, Puerto Varas 5550000, Chile
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Location: Chile > Los Lagos Region > Puerto Varas
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Puerto Varas
#7 Business Hotel in Puerto Varas
#10 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Varas
Price Range: $104 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Solace Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 86
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Solace Hotel has been built in a modern style according to the highest standards of efficiency and qualified service. It was thought to satisfy most travelers' needs, in an environment full of warm and comfort. Its building remarks natural elements, as wood, stone, looms, among others. Wide and comfortable rooms, fine decorated and equipped to provide functionality. Warm, comfort and privacy, to have a unique and unforgettable stay. All our rooms have a privileged view to the city, main, church, Llanquihue Lake and Osorno and Calbuco Volcanoes. 07 Suites Rooms and 79 junior Suites Rooms. ... more   less 
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