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Jaguar Hostel + Living
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Reviewed April 1, 2012

Martha and Patricia were very warm and welcoming, the breakfasts were excellent, the public areas of the hostele very comfortable. I appreciated the location: walking distance close to restaurants, the beach, and public transportation. I felt very safe and secure in the building. The fellow guests were equally warm and friendly, so the Jaguar very quickly felt like a home away from home. Since I was travelling on a budget, my room was small but had the en suite bathroom I desired and plenty of storage space. Most of their rooms were larger, and I found I had everything I needed. I hope to return to Vina del Mar and would definitely stay at the Jaguar again.

  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled solo
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Reviewed February 11, 2012

!!!!!!likkkeeeee!!!!!!

we booked 2 nights and in the end we had a week lot of good experince!!!

i definetly come back.....be prepared for asado ,-having a good time and lay down in the hammock!!!

i arrived and ((( feel good ))) and welcome as i entered the door!everything is clean there,the braekfast is perfect and richie,his sister and the 'angel of jaguar' patricia (preparing the breakfast,cleaning...), shishi (you will meet him there) are innenarrable!!!


!IT IS BEYOND ALL DESCRIPTION!

!!! muchas gracias por todo !!!

  • Stayed: February 2012
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JaguarVinadelmar, Gerente at Jaguar Hostel + Living, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2013

We appreciate your comments and recommendations and look forward to your next trip to vineyard with new surprises always focused on keeping our hospitality, improve our service and infrastructure. The best of the vibes and to keep traveling!

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Reviewed January 19, 2012

After having spent 3 nights on the hill, we wanted something closer to town, but the accommodations always look fine online... till you actually see them. So we checked out at least 5 hostels/hotels in Vina del Mar within a similar price range. Res. Jaguar was the best, it is in a great location and within walking distance of the beach, restaurants, buses etc. We loved the decor and the ambiance, and our bed was very comfortable, and the breakfast good. You have access to the kitchen which is always clean and ready to use. There is a living room and a patio that are great places to just hang out.

  • Stayed: January 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed December 23, 2011

What a sweet cosy hostel. I wish I could go back and live there a little longer, you can hire apartments if you like. Ricardo, you are so warm and lovely, making my travels MOST memorable ... I love it there... When I return to Vina, Ill stay there for a lot longer... my heart melts happily on your hammock!
Yay for Jaguar

  • Stayed: December 2011, traveled solo
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Reviewed May 25, 2011

This accommodation really doesn't have a description, it's kind of a B&B and kind of a hostel but it's definitely a deal. I had my own room and bathroom for $30 a night. The room was spotless and Patty made me a great breakfast (and big) every morning. She made my bed and cleaned my room every day. Now for the odd component. I was there during the off season, so I was the only guest. The rest of the house was filled with college students who live there. Richie (owner) told me that when they leave for summer break (December), then he fills the rooms with travelers. Richie speaks English but no one else does so it's a little weird and lonely if you wanted the typical B&B experience. I was visiting my daughter who is studying in Valpo, so it didn't matter to me.

  • Stayed: April 2011, traveled solo
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Reviewed January 20, 2011

I loved loved loved this place. Cosy, friendly, memorable. The sleep quality is more referring to the fact that we met lots of lovely people to share the late hours with a good glass of wine (yeah cheryl and daniel we mean you!! hahahaaaa) and lots of good laughs. The place is clean and tidy, the rooms decorated with a lot of love without being cheesy, I just felt home. No invisibleness like other hostels or hotels the owner is a relaxed and friendly young man who takes care of his guests and makes everybody feel comfortable. the breakfasts were DELICIOUS no comparing to burnt toast and reheated instant coffee and it's close to everything we needed. My boyfriend and I really enjoyed our time and keep remembering the good moments we had. Thank you very very much!!!

  • Stayed: November 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 14, 2011

A great hostel, close to the beach and town. But what really sets this place apart is the owners who embrace you as a friend rather than a client. We had many great nights out with them and really managed to get off the gringo trail. The breakfast was amazing too (no bread and jam in sight), there was a variety of cooked dishes with fruit salad and fresh juice. Stay there!

  • Stayed: December 2010, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Jaguar Hostel + Living

Address: Pasaje Massot 12, Vina del Mar 2520004, Chile
Location: Chile > Valparaiso Region > Vina del Mar
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 128 Specialty Lodging in Vina del Mar
Price Range: $33 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Jaguar Hostel + Living 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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