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Hostal El Arbol

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great few nights at this lovely hostel. It's more like living in a shared house really. We had a private room sharing a bathroom with 2 other double rooms. There was sometimes a bit of a queue, but not too bad! The breakfast was fab, fresh juice, toast, eggs & porridge oats. All in all a very friendly place. 15...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel immediately felt like home. It's so clean comfortable and relaxed. The rooms are so clean and cozy. The bathrooms are really clean. The kitchen has all you need and the eating area and sitting room are great for chatting and hanging out with all the other travellers. Location is great, really near the bus stop and it's really...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The hostel is super clean, beautiful, pleasent and welcoming. The shower feels like showering in a hotel or like at home :) Highly recommended! Breakfast is good and the staff speaks good English and can give recommendations.

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County Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and wish we could of stayed longer. This is one of the best hostels we've stayed in so far on our 6 month trip. The staff were so nice, wifi was great and breakfast was lovely. I would definitely stay here again! Also the best was amazing!

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2Thank Carmex7254
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We came to La Serena for 3 days just to have a rest before taking the bus to San Pedro. We were warmly welcomed by Juanita and all the staff :) it was amazing! The hostel is really cozy, the beds are very comfortable with warm blankets, the shower was hot enough and overall everything was clean. We highly recommend!...

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1Thank Dans notre S
New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Not much in la serena, but I was happy to stay here. Can get a bit cold in winter without heat and showers arent super warm. However beds are comfy and the house feels super cosy. Staff is so sweet and helpful. Breakfast is so yummy and better than most in chile. Not too far from the bus station either....

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1Thank chrisPL89
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Out of all the hostels we have been to this one felt like home. The breakfast was very nice and included fresh juice and hot chocolate. The owner was super nice and let us leave our stuff until late night that evening and we even took shower before leaving.

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1Thank Diana V
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We loved this Hostel.. We got into town early and got to the hostel before the receptionist. We were greeted by Doña Juanita who immediately offered us to sleep on the couch while waiting for the receptionist. She made sure to put more wood into the stove and handed us blankets. This Hostel really felt like coming home, and the...

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3Thank Braulio C
United States
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Staff was super nice and helpful with regards to planning activities. Flexible with early arrivals and late exits. (We left our luggage in the common room more than once with no issues.) Really good breakfast. Very clean and comfy. Nice neighborhood.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2016

This lovely little guesthouse is a perfect base for a few days in La Serena. It's a walkable distance from the bus station and the main plaza in town, and right down the road from the beach. The staff here are absolutely adorable, during our stay there were countless thoughtful gestures from lighting a fire on chilly mornings to bringing...

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Additional Information about Hostal El Arbol

Address: Edwardo de La Bara 29, La Serena, Chile
Region: Chile > Coquimbo Region > La Serena
Price Range: $24 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“the wi-fi does not work well in the room at the back of the hostal”
 of 5 bubbles DaniloC223, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The rooms on the second floor seemed to be the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles nicolex686, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Pay out for a private room as they are really nice”
 of 5 bubbles bright_ii, 20 May 2015 | Read review
“If you can afford it choose a double room with a view of the Japanese Gardens”
 of 5 bubbles Gillian044, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The 8 bed dorm had new matrasses.”
 of 5 bubbles paddyspaghetti, 15 May 2014 | Read review
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