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    Palafito Waiwen

    Ernesto Riquelme 1236 | Barrio Palafitos de Gamboa, Castro, Isla Chiloe 5700000, Chile
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    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
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    Traveller (85)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (192)
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    1 - 5 of 94 reviews

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    My mom and I stayed here our first night in Chile and stayed in a dorm style room with two other travellers. This is a lovely palafito right on the water with a nice outdoor area overlooking the water, the staff was friendly, the breakfast...More

    Thank Michelle B
    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    This has been my second stay at Palafito Waiwen and there are so many things I love about this place. The beds are the most comfortable I found in Chile and the place is always kept extremely clean. I enjoyed relaxing in the spacious common...More

    Thank Budget_xplorer
    Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

    Lovely hotel right on the river with great views. The hotel has only 8 rooms. Very friendly staff, a basic but delicious breakfast with home-baked bread and fruit-satay sticks. I would highly recommend this place.

    Thank jwdlvw_11
    Response from fotolas79, Propietario at Palafito WaiwenResponded 13 March 2017

    Thanks you for your comment!! all the best, Nicolas.

    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    Our stylish room was spectacular, perched over the water at the back of the hostel with a private balcony overlooking the estuary. Great atmosphere with shared kitchen, and comfortable friendly surroundings. Would have been very happy to stay longer than the 3 nights we'd booked...More

    Thank JerryNottingham
    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    We had to book rooms in two different palafito's because they were so busy. Both properties (this one and the Palafito Del Mar) were over priced for what you get. We were travelling with family. The room in Waiwen was small however it did have...More

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    Tierra Chiloe
    75 reviews
    #4 of 8 hotels in Castro
    Hotel de Castro
    260 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Castro
    Enjoy Chiloe Hotel de la Isla
    548 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Castro
    Casa Hostal Kolping
    36 reviews
    #6 of 8 hotels in Castro
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • US$32 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Chile >
    • Los Lagos Region >
    • Isla Chiloe >
    • Castro
    • Also Known As
    • Palafito Hotel Castro
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    Traveller (85)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (6)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (83)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
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    Hotel de Castro
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    .84 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    Pat H
    19 July 2017|
    Response from jwdlvw_11 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you can park along the street where the hotel is situated. Not sure about the safety of doing so, though... I have not seen or noticed 'guarded' parking nearby.
    Room Tips
    "All rooms are suitable."
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    "Pick the main room on the water. A bit higher cost, but totally worth it."
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    "The Suite Gamboa is absolutely stunning."
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    "Get the second floor rooms. You can listen everything from the first floor"
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