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Santiago is the capitol of Chile and its largest city. It's set approximately in the middle of this long and narrow country. It doesn’t have the glitz and drama of Buenos Aires, but it has its own kind of charm for the traveler who chooses to stay in a Santiago hostel.
On a clear day, Santiago is spectacular – ringed by the snow-capped Andes and a smaller coastal mountain range, the combination of vivid blue sky and natural scenery can take your breath away. However, clear days are unfortunately hard to come by, as Santiago’s smog problem is notoriously bad. Most of the time a blanket of haze covers the city and the mountains are nowhere to be seen.
While staying in a Santiago hostel you'll discover that despite its flaws it is a really lovely city. From the upscale and glamorous neighborhood of Bellevista, to the bohemian charms of Barrio Brasil, its varied neighborhoods have something for every taste and budget. As befits a capitol city, an impressive array of museums and art galleries entice the culture seekers, and the many open green spaces and parks give the outdoor aficionado a breath of countryside in the middle of the urban jungle. Hedonists delight in the multitude of gourmet restaurants, cafes, and clubs to taste and explore. 500 years of civic history mean that the history buffs won’t be disappointed either.
Most Santiago hostels are located in Barrio Brasil or the Centro, both neighborhoods are within easy reach of metro stations and bus terminals. Breakfast isn’t always included in the room rate, but it is usually offered for an extra charge.
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La Casa Roja
"La Casa Roja is popular in Santiago with a good reputation amongst travelers. Therefore, the crowd you will find here is very international with a high concentration of English-speaking people. The main downside is that the hostel allows smoking, so there is a smoky odour throughout the corridors, but not in the dorms as they are nonsmoking. The colonial high ceilings and wide corridors also contribute to the charming feeling of this hostel....
"The Bellavista Hostel is less about a 7 minute walk from the Baquedano metro station and is pretty easy to get to. From the metro station, walk three blocks towards the "river" and cross the Pio Nono Bridge. At the second street after the bridge, turn right. You will be on Dardignac. Go another one and a half blocks and the hostel will be on your left. The place is very clean and hygienic. It is a very relaxing and comfortable place to...
HI Santiago Hostel
"HI - Santiago de Chile Hostel, also known as Cienfuegos HI, is a nice and relaxed hostel in the central area of Santiago. The Location The hostel is located just five minutes' walking from the central area of the city. There is also a subway station at five minutes' distance. The area is quiet at night, but barrio Brasil is very near and there petty crime happens, so at night if you're not in a big group, it's better to return to the...
"This is a great hostel. It's small and friendly, and has only recently opened. There are only three shared dorm rooms which gives the hostel an intimate and friendly atmosphere - there's a good chance you'll get to meet everyone who is staying at the hostel. The toilets and showers aren't spotless but are reasonably clean. The shower has hot water. The bedrooms are spacious and clean. At least one of the bedrooms has extremely squeaky...
"It was absolutely excellent! I loved it and I loved the people even more. I will return this year." … "This hostel was great! The people were wonderful. It is very close to the center of Santiago!!! It was really a great experience to stay here!!! I wish I could have stayed longer!!!" … "With a little TLC in the bathrooms this place would rate a 4. The location and everything else is fine. Be aware that the hostel charges a...
Happy House Hostel
"Happy House Hostel is housed in an old, three-story mansion with well-done decor in a modern, eclectic, shabby chic style. The hostel is gigantic in size but maintains a casual and cozy feel. It has wood floors that creak a lot, both in the rooms and the common areas. The Location Happy House is well located on Moneda Street in the very cool Barrio Brasil, two blocks from the stop for buses that service the airport, main bus terminals,...
Plaza de Armas Hostel
"This is one of the nicest, friendliest Hostels i've ever been to. The service is good, everything is clean and taken care of. the receptionists are very nice, helpful, caring and fun and it has the greatest view in whole Santiago! I've come back six times after accidentally coming there for the first time, because I can't imagine a better hostel in the city. Thank you for such a great time, you made it hard to leave when I did the last time...
Hostal de Sammy
"This place is fantastic - This hostel has such a great atmosphere with great host Charles and wonderful staff. The facilities are fantastic with more movies you can shake a stick at, pool room, table football, xbox, and free fast internet. The free breakfast is great and the two cats (one a kitten) and dog Sausage make this a really homey place to stay in Santiago. Town is a short walk, you can get the most incredible hot dogs from the stalls...
La Chimba Hostel
"I stayed in this hostel for eleven days and I just loved it! The staff could not have been any nicer -- absolutely helpful, extremly friendly and always with a smile on the face. The beds are very cosy and warm (because at nighttime it does get pretty cold out here at this time of the year), the mattresses in particular are new and very comfortable. Everything gets cleaned up every day, so no dirty rooms or bathrooms, the breakfast was jummy...
"Stayed at the Eco Hostel for one night only, and it was great -- the people who run it are really friendly and helpful, and the hostel itself is well situated and impeccably clean." … "Fantastic - I highly recommend a stay in this hostel. The owners and staff are very helpful and knowledgeable about the area. As well as the place being very clean, the rooms are nice and big. The beds were also comfortable. Finally, the "social" areas...
Aji Hostel (Ex Chilli Hostel)
"Chilli Hostel is an appropriately painted red bricked building about 5 minutes away from the funky neighbourhood of Bellavista. The hostel can arrange airport shuttles or you can get one yourself from the airport at around 4500 pesos. If you are coming by Metro get off at Salvador, it's about a five minute walk. It is a very safe area, even though the hostel is tucked away down a backstreet. The hostel is spotlessly clean. The dorm rooms...
"… where many concerts are made outdoors; Metropolitan Park that is the only park that is inside of a city and with hill form. WE OFFER : 17 rooms of different sizes (single, double, triple and quadruple) and sharing our common and fully equipped kitchen for cooking, and the toilets also are shared. FREE high speed internet access in a common computer at 24 hrs. FREE bed linen FREE breakfast (breakfast) for shorts staying FREE...
Barrio Bellas Artes
"Clean, relaxed, good vibe, good breakfast - A hearty breakfast of fresh crusty bread (with caramel spread or apricot jam), cereal & milk, cake, and scrambled eggs -- best breakfast in any of the hostels we've been in so far. Very clean, modern rooms & bathrooms. Relaxing, sunny, rooftop terrace, 5 floors up (no lift). Try to stay on the 3rd or 4th floor rooms which have block out light blinds. 1st & 2nd floors have only thin curtains. The...
"Great Place - I spent twenty days in this hostel and strongly recommend it. The owners are very helpful and the hostel is clean and organized, it's a new one. The location is also great, in a very safe neighborhood, close to shops, metro, parks, restaurants. It's really good." … "Noisy and late breakfast - We stayed there for four nights, the room was average but it was in front of a patio were the owner used to drink and talk with his...
Newen Kara Hostel
"Newen Kara Hostel, certificate with quality services, is the perfect place from which to explore the city and get to rechargeto stay in Santiago, for its location in the touristic district of Providencia, infrastructure, great garden, large common areas, quality service and great, secure and relaxing enviroment. Within our rates include a delicious breakfast, internet and wi-fi, and all necessary assistance and information to make your stay...
Hostal de la Barra
"… the main one in the country, 3 blocks to a must see, Museo de Arte Precolombino, one block to Cerro Santa Lucía where the city was founded in February 12th, 1541, 5 minutes walking to the civic center and 7 minutes walking to Barrio Bellavista, the center of bohemia, a place full of night life, restaurants, live music and where Pablo Neruda’s house has been transformed in a museum you can visit. If that is not enough location for...
Nuevo Horizonte Hostel
"Our Hostel is central to all of Santiago's attractions. Our facilities include full equiped kitchen available 24 hours, television room, 24 hours hot showers (separate male, female bathrooms), free internet (including WIFI), laundry service, free bed linen, free maps, no curfew." … "Welcome to Nuevo Horizonte Hostel, a very quite place where you're gonna feel like home. Our Hostel is located in Barrio Brasil, only 10 minutes walk...
Don Santiago Hostel
"AWESOME Place - I stayed here for three nights and it was an amazing place. The staff are super friendly and like to make you feel included. It's very cozy and comes with the best breakfast that I've had in South America. Also close to the metro which was a big plus. I LOVE this place and just had so much fun." … "Extremely pleasant - This was a super chill place to start my visit to Santiago, both because barrio Brasil is already...
"… about the city (being surrounded by such places, we know and enjoy visiting them ourselves…). You can share drinks, dinner and movies in the living room or the more secluded patio; the kitchen is available 24-7 and so are the common spaces (which have wi-fi). All sorts of rooms are available (from individual ones with private bathroom and cable TV to shared dorms with bed-assigned lockers) and we are truly happy to have people from...
Hostel Chile Inn
"Hostel Chile Inn is a new hostel, situated in a renovated eighteenth-century building with three floors. Renovations have been tastefully done and care was clearly taken to create a stylish and modern look with sleek white walls and high ceilings, creating an airy and spacious feel. The Location The Chile Inn is located in Barrio Brazil, a bohemian enclave within walking distance of downtown Santiago. The neighbourhood is an eclectic...
Terra Extremus Hostel
"… day! It’s our desire to make you feel at home even when you are far away. We are promoting fun and exchange of experience among the travelers. Our friendly staff will give you advice on city’s nightlife and deals with party organizers and places. We offer Private Rooms and Mixed Dorms with 4, 6, 8 and 12 beds (one of them only for ladies). You don’t need to worry about breakfast, it is included and served in our EXTREMUS CAFE,...
"… bohemian and cultural district of Santiago, the Dominica is the place to be. We are steps away from the funicular to the summit of San Cristobal's Hill from where you can have the best view of Santiago and from where you can explore the huge Parque Metropolitano. We offer our guests free Internet service, a complete breakfast, access to a fully equipped kitchen for other meals, and a laundry service, all in a festive and relaxing...
"A great experience with a little glitch ... - Staying at casAltura was great, the room was very comfortable and clean the shower was always hot and the roof terrace had some pretty impressive views. couple this with the hostels central location and all the local ammonites within a 50m radius. The only glitch was not being able to stay longer due to a staff member making mistakes, this was remedied after several discussions with a very helpful...
Ventana Sur Hostel
"Lovely home away from home - My friend and I really enjoyed our brief stay at Ventana Sur. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, and always willing to help us out with any questions we had. The hostel is beautiful and the bedrooms/bathrooms were consistently clean. I would definitely stay there the next time I head to Cusco!" … "… every Friday night. Get the best tips to go out from Ivan. Our Special: We organize trips...
"… bathrooms and common areas. Each bed includes a locker with a capacity for a back pack and 2 hand bags. Services included: - Unlimited Wi-Fi connectivity, breakfast., kitchen completely equipped and open to all of our guests, hot showers 24/7, lockers to store your personal belongings, maps with all the interesting areas, a daily cleaning service in rooms and bathrooms, linen and towels included in double rooms. There are...
Hostal del Barrio
"Ok stay, nice neighbourhood - room was ok, staff nice, near pio nono and bellavista. but overall nothing special, not many other guests there, no real hostel atmosphere." … "… a pleasant stay. We invite you to enjoy the special enchantment of this house and the surrounding neighbourhood. Our hostel has four different room types available: 4 person dorm, private double rooms either with shared or private bathroom and a single...
The Princesa Insolente Hostel
"Individual Room -- not what expected - I was traveling with my girlfriend so I decided to book a individual room so we could have a little bit of privacy. When we got the the hostel we were informed the individual room is located, surprisingly, in a apartment across the street. Apparently, the hostel manager rents a spare room at his apartment as individual rooms for the hostel. Apart from this, our stay was good. The staff was helpful and...
Che Lagarto Hostel & Suites Santiago
"… Kitchen (open all day) - Computers with Internet access - Free Wi-Fi - Playroom (Pool table and Ping-Pong table) - Towels (Included for Private Rooms only) - Heating System (Available in all rooms) - Bathroom (Available in all rooms) - 24 hour hot water - Cleaning Service - Microwave (Available in Private Rooms only) - Lockers (Available in Shared Rooms only) - Touristic Information Facilities with extra charge: -...
"… Hostel Boutique it's located in the very heart of Santiago, in Barrio Brasil, also known for being close to many universities which results in a young atmosphere neighbourhood. It's a block away from metro station Republica which makes easier arrival and moving through the city. About the hostel it's a 1924 building that has been restored but keeping the style that was given to it in it's construction. It has all the best...
Hostal Caracol Santiago
"… years of great reviews and happy customers in Valparaiso, Hostal Caracol opens up its new property in Barrio Bellavista, Santiago, and we do so in style! A stately 1920´s house remodeled into the funkiest Hostel in Santiago. Shared dorms, private rooms and deluxe suites all with private bathroom and some with private balconies too. Accommodation includes free internet in the hall and WiFi all around, a fully equipped kitchen,...
"… Exchanging stories with your fellow traveller is always great over our FREE Tuesday night dinners. Whatever your needs are, the Staff at Santiago Backpackers will do everything in our power to make your stay one you won't forget! See you Soon! Free Breakfast (available from 7:30am-10:00am) Coffee/tea/Juice/toasts/Yoghurt/cereals/manjar/marmelade/butter Use of modern Kitchen 24/7 Free WIFI and Computer access 24/7...
Hostel Bella 269
"… and surroundings. We are a company created by young people that understands the needs of the traveler, we offer various services shared common area for TV, DVD (movies), Internet zone, , terrace with BBQ, a large well equipped kitchen with security lockers, laundry (additional cost), very comfortable rooms. Our hostel has the following types of rooms: 1 double bedroom (1 - 2 persons), with access to balcony, bathroom and en...
Traveller's Place Hostel
"Traveller's Place Hostel is a decent pick for Santiago. One of the best features of the hostel is the staff, all of whom are outgoing, friendly, and available to assist with any questions about the hostel or the city. It is secure, as you must ring the door for entry. There is an issue, however, with entering the hostel late at night. There is no curfew, but reception is not manned twenty-four hours and so if you are going out and returning...
"More Hotel than a Hostel - This is a nice new and clean hostel in a great location. It is just more like a hotel and not a hostel. No real travelers vibe. No activities. No easy common area to congregate except on the 4th floor roof area. The rooms were clean but the shared baths were not and they really need to be serviced during the day. It is a great value and I do recommend it but you may find better options." … "… centres...
Castillo Surfista Hostel
"… the rooms with beds so you and intimate groups of new friends can stretch out and have the entire house to yourselves, complete with a large patio with bbq, garden, hidden grotto, spacious kitchen, led tv and nintendo wii room, dining room with a big lion-headed chandelier, and a computer room with free internet. The tables are shaped like surfboard tails, the lights fixtures are antique gothic candle bulbs, the floors are...
Hotel Monte Leon
"… door is the Victor Jara Shed, with its colorful festivals and concerts of various styles. Since the front, crossing the square is the Cultural Center Sun, perhaps one of the oldest in the district, enabled a small room for film and live music, a cafeteria stocked with lots of reading and workshops and so on several , a number of places with more or less commercial emphasis. We are 5 minutes away from the capital Santiago center...
Casa Mosaico Hostel
"… It is also possible to book tours with us. And when you are leaving Santiago, ask for places to go and where to stay! We also have our own Resto Bar: Eclipse Pizza & Drinks, a very exclusive bar where you can enjoy the best pizzas in town and a particular but delicious pisco sour recipe, one of the most traditional chilean drinks!! The ideal space for friendly encounters which mixes good service, very nice prices and an...
"Nomades Property is located in Providencia (between metro stations Salvador and Baquedano), at a distance of few steps form Barrio Bellavista. It is placed among art workshops, ateliers, culture, culinary life and nightlife. Theaters, restaurants and shops live around this cozy historical house. From here you can easily walk to some of Santiago’s main touristic attractions, like the Parque Metropolitano (Metropolitan Park), one of Pablo...
"welcome to your home! Friendly Hostel is a place to come to rest in an ambient without noise congestion of street, in a juvenile home just 10 minutes by taxi or subway, the center of Santiago (Plaza Italia) near of bars, nightclubs, historic neighborhoods, coffes, restaurants, boutiques, design, parks, museums, cultural centers, etc ... and also the neighborhood 10 minutes Plaza Ñuñoa , bohemian atmosphere and tourism. The goal is that you...
"Hi!Welcome to Ecohostel... A nice place where you can enjoy and share your experience with other people from all over the world...Our Hostel is a tipical chilean house, very cozy with lots of space, two backyards with hammock, very well equiped kitchen. We're having BBQ nights in summer and our friendly staff will help you to make the best of your stay in Santiago! You can book a nature trip around Santiago with...
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