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“Times Suites Apartment Excellent” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Time Suite
Ranked #60 of 197 Hotels in Santiago
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“Times Suites Apartment Excellent”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2008

I found that the Times Suites Apartment was an excellent choice for accomodations, location and service. The place is located in a quiet street in the Las Condes area. The apartment was very nice furnished and spacious. The Service from the hotel was excellent. The included full breakfast buffet was an excellent way to start the day. All the staff was very courteous and friendly. The apartment number was 904

I wished I was able to find a place like this in Buenos Aires.

Next time I go back to Santiago Chile, I'll plan to stay at the Times Suites Apartment.

  • Stayed February 2008, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Thank adela954
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2007

I am always invited, every year these past three years, to stay at Time hotels/suites in Santiago's upscale El Golf neighborhood. It is for work, someone else is paying. But if I had my choice I would not stay here.

Why?
It isn't the rooms. The views are lovely.

It isn't really the neighborhood. It is well-manicured, upscale, and suburban yet just a short walk to two subway stops.

The real problem is the service. Three years running and I still have to wait in the lobby for up to four hours for a room. Almost all flights from USA arrive early in the morning. You'd think they'd know you need rooms early, to rest a bit. I'd be happy to pay the extra but they never have a room ready.

They offer Internet, which works some of the time but half the time it does not. And they charge for it. Just like Marriott does (but unlike most business hotels). If you need anything special from the officious and snobbish front desk, don't hold your breath. They even billed me extra for a meal I didn't have, and tried to charge my card without asking me.

The "free" computers in the business center have some awkward interface to prevent you from really using them. There is no restroom in or near the lobby so that if you have to wait three hours for a room after getting off a plane, you have to ask to use the restroom in one of the management suites downstairs.

Certainly people smile and try to be pleasant, but somehow, someone has convinced these El Golf Santiagueños at the front desk that high class means mediocre service in which you pay extra for everything. Well, not everything. They let me borrow an adaptor, but I had to sign for it. Stay in Hong Kong and adaptors are in the room. If you lift one, then they charge you. A much better plan for weary travelers (and be aware that only Italy and a few parts of Spain have electrical outlets like Chilean ones--they are so weird that way!)

The views from the top-floor breakfast area are very nice, and the breakfast is a nice, euro-style buffet, and staff there are quite pleasant. So are the night guards in the additional buildings, where the Hotel maintains several suites/apartments for long stayers like me. The rooms are quite pleasant and in fact, for extended stay, if you can avoid the front desk, TIME Suites is okay. But for any shorter stay, your money and time are better spent elsewhere. Look in Santiago Centro for one of the more interesting, if less spiffy and snobbish, hotels!

  • Liked — views and spacious rooms
  • Disliked — service, business amenities
  • Stayed April 2007, traveled on business
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Additional Information about Time Suite

Property: Time Suite
Address: Callao 2988 | Las Condes, Santiago 7550274, Chile
Location: Chile > Santiago Metropolitan Region > Santiago
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#18 Spa Hotel in Santiago
#19 Family Hotel in Santiago
#29 Luxury Hotel in Santiago
#31 Romantic Hotel in Santiago
#41 Business Hotel in Santiago
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Time Suite 4*
Number of rooms: 99
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Spaces to relax and plan your business. It is time for you: discover the space and comfort of our 101 suites and apartments, where ease, wellbeing, and connectivity will be the protagonists of your stay. Also enjoy an incomparable location in an exclusive area of El Golf, Las Condes. ... more   less 
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Time Suites (Time Suites And Apartments) Hotel Las Condes
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