Best Places for Backpackers in Santiago, Chile.

Enjoy backpacking around Santiago, Chile without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Santiago, Chile.

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Top 50 hostels in Santiago, Chile.

These are the 50 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Santiago, Chile.

1
R&M Rooms

100 /100

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R&M Rooms

R&M Rooms are deluxe departments equipped with a daily life, they include one equipped kitchen with; kettle, oven, stove, microwave, fridge. We have 2 types of departments, one bedroom department, and the second with 2 bedrooms departments, both with private bathrooms. we also offer Netflix services...
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El Gallo con Tacos

100 /100

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El Gallo con Tacos

First thing to know about us is that we are avid travellers as well, putting much of that experience into creating a new and different B&B. Large and beautiful rooms, including 3 double rooms, operating from a 1941 Chilean house, totally renovated in 2008. Each room has been carefully design and...
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Hostel Santiago 309

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Hostel Santiago 309

Hostel Santiago CHile 309, is a quiet place, which has 8 private and shared rooms, which receive tourists from all over the world. It is ideal to get to know the city, since it has a privileged location in the center and history helmet of Santiago. It has wifi and kitchen for free use. Washer and dr...
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Hostal Bella 269

100 /100

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Hostal Bella 269

We are a brand new guesthouse located in the heart of Bellavista, our guesthouse is an old restored house that blends classic and modern, , you will find a relaxed and welcoming, the rooms are spacious and the beds are 2 meters long and 1.10 wide, making them perfect to relax, have a low maximum cap...
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Departamentos Centro Urbano

100 /100

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Departamentos Centro Urbano

Departamentos Centro Urbano Providencia is a self-catering accommodation in Santiago that features free Wi-Fi. The property is only 50 metres from Manuel Montt metro station. Bars and restaurants around the Manuel Montt area are just a 5-minute walk away. The apartment has a stylish design, with...
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Providencia Bed and Breakfast

98 /100

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Providencia Bed and Breakfast

In order to begin the day we offer a nutritious and flavourful breakfast that is chosen by each guest depending on their taste. Natural juice , milk, yogurt, home made jams, delicious breads, avocado cheese and ham We are a family enterprise devoted to five the best to our hosts, so that they can...
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Hostal Rio Amazonas - Plaza Italia

98 /100

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Hostal Rio Amazonas - Plaza Italia

Hostal Rio Amazonas - Plaza Italia is a beautiful Tudor style house of 1929, with an excellent location, at just one block of Plaza Italia and the metro station Baquedano: Walking distance to Barrio Bellavista (5 min), Cerro San cristobal (10 min), Barrio Lastarria and Santa Lucia (10 min), town cen...
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Eco-Hostal Tambo Verde

97 /100

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Eco-Hostal Tambo Verde

Hi everybody! We are a new charming and familiar hostel in the Chilean capital. First and foremost, we want to be a cosy and comfortable place of encounter and exchange between persons and cultures. Furthermore, we try to be environment-friendly and want to commit ourselves to a more responsible and...
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De Blasis B&B

96 /100

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De Blasis B&B

De Blasis B&B is located right in the middle of the neighborhood of Providencia. Characterized by its high movement, proximity to many attractions and excellent transport connections, the street where we are has been designated typical area just 1 block from Providencia ave. which makes it a pea...
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Rado Boutique Hostel

94 /100

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Rado Boutique Hostel

Our boutique hostel was fully renovated in December 2011 to provide better design, spaces and infrastructure to satisfy the expectations of travellers looking for more. Were in the heart of Barrio Bellavista, just steps from some of the best restaurants, cultural centres and nightclubs in the co...
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Traveller

94 /100

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Traveller's Place Hostel

Traveller’s Place Hostel is located in the heart of Barrio Brasil, Santiago de Chile. Combined our staff speaks three different languages including; Spanish, English and French, they can help you to discover the best activities in Santiago, as well as plan for your next destination. Here at TPH we p...
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Ventana Sur Hostal

93 /100

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Ventana Sur Hostal

¡ Welcome to Ventana Sur Hostal! Home away from home... We love it when travelers describe Ventana Sur that way as it is exactly what we try to be: a place for travelers who want to share with others in a decent but yet fun atmosphere, sometimes just chilling on the terrace or by the pool, some...
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Hostal Forestal

93 /100

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Hostal Forestal

Hostal Forestal is a classic in Santiago de Chile. A unique Hostel with the best location, near the most important places to take your trip to the fullest alternative points. 'We want you discover Santiago de Chile, that you can really make your trip a journey. May you take a map and go through eve...
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Pariwana Hostel Santiago

92 /100

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Pariwana Hostel Santiago

Pariwana offers top quality affordable accommodation in superb location. Right in the heart of Bellavista neighborhood, we are 2 blocks from the Santiago Metro Station. No matter what you get: a shared or private room, you can rest assured that your stay with us will give you an exceptional exper...
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Poker Hostel

92 /100

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Poker Hostel

Our place looks more like bed and breakfast, its a quiet place, save and prime location is one of the most favorable points. Near metro stations, close to the historic center of the capital , in a safe neighborhood and has earned the title of historical heritage. The hostel is managed by its owne...
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Hostal Vitalia

91 /100

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Hostal Vitalia

Vitalia was created by an international couple (Elea from France and Mumo from Chile), travel lovers who decided to open their house to share experiences and good energies. We have a vast experience in the sector as well as a extensive knowledge about the city, elements that we capitalize to bring t...
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Don Santiago Hostel

91 /100

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Don Santiago Hostel

Dear travelers! Welcome to Don Santiago! We are a million miles away from the business-like check-'em-in check-'em-out hostels. Staff is fantastically friendly and the house feels like staying in a home with friends where you can relax. As travellers ourselves, we do know that staying a hoste...
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Hostal Yungay

90 /100

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Hostal Yungay

Hostal Yungay has a wide and pleasant space to share with people of different cultures with access to kitchen. We have 14 rooms distributed into shared and private rooms, with the best comfort in beds, cleaning, towels, linen, wifi and breakfast included in the rate. We are open 24/7. All rooms have...
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Hostal Providencia

90 /100

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Hostal Providencia

With the perfect location, varied breakfast, comfy beds, spacious and decorated common areas, a cozy bar and an efficient staff, Hostal Providencia guarantees you a pleasant and fun experience with the best price-quality of the city. We are located in the heart of Santiago, just 5 minute-walk fro...
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Hostal Casa Aborigen

90 /100

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Hostal Casa Aborigen

Casa Aborigen passes on the culture of native people of Chile through its activities, services and surroundings. It is located 8 minutes by walking of the Subway Parque Bustamante, in a central place but at the same time it keep quietness and traditions of a typical Chilean neighbourhood. You can wa...
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The Princesa Insolente Hostel

89 /100

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The Princesa Insolente Hostel

Come stay at the colorful Princesa Insolente Hostel. Our essence breaks out in a perfect atmosphere to chill out, to energize yourself, meet different cultures and make you comfortable as for touring, sleeping, reading, eating and even dancing! You can choose to stay in a Private Room (each with...
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Gnomo Hostel

89 /100

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Gnomo Hostel

Gnomo Hostel offers accommodation in a historic house in Santiago, in the district of Bellavista, the cultural and bohemian district of Santiago. Baquedano metro station is 500 meters away. Free Wi-Fi access is available. A simple but free breakfast is served daily. Guests of the Gnome Hostel can...
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Santiago Apartamentos Centro

89 /100

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Santiago Apartamentos Centro

It is our desire to have a comfortable and quality stay in our modern apartments. The building has a swimming pool in season, an impressive view of the entire city of Santiago, communes and ridges. The roof has enabled barbecue area (asaderas, barbecue) outdoor. Its use will be requested at receptio...
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Hostel Casaltura

88 /100

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Hostel Casaltura

Comfortable and spacious, or house is decorated stylishly and warmly; the wood takes centerplace, fusing both classical and modern. Illuminated and ample, our hostel is a unique place in the city. The hostel is divided in 2 buildings. The main building is large and divided in two levels, 15 rooms...
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Merced 88

88 /100

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Merced 88

The Hostal Boutique Merced 88 is a new proposal of hostel in Santiago. We seek to be a place with a concept that represents Chile through its colors, its flora and its fauna, giving the comfort and services that every traveler needs. Merced 88 is located in an Historical Conservation building with a...
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Plaza de Armas Hostel

87 /100

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Plaza de Armas Hostel

Located in the central square of Santiago, Plaza de Armas Hostel is on the 6th floor of the historical listed building 'Portal Fernandez Concha'. With bilingual 24 hour receptionists, fast wi-fi everywhere, spacious lounge / lobby, board games, video games, smart TV, coffee and coffee 24 hours, o...
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Santiago Backpackers

87 /100

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Santiago Backpackers

+ Air conditioned private rooms! Also A/C dorm options! + Amazing breakfast included! + Free Wine Nights on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Day & Nights out, several activities organized and the best staff! Welcome to Santiago Backpackers! Our home is a renovated 100-year old charming building giving a...
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La Casa Roja

87 /100

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La Casa Roja

All you could want from Hostel and more ! "Buena Onda” (Good Vibes) is what La Casa Roja is all about! For more than 14 years, La Casa Roja has been known as Santiago's funnest hostel. This restored colonial mansion with excellent facilities has become a travellers favorite. Ideally located close...
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La Casona Hostel

87 /100

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La Casona Hostel

In this beautiful house you have spacious common areas and quality service, always attentive to your requirements. You will feel at home, all in a comfortable and pleasing atmosphere with the best vibes. A beautiful place designed for travelers, that rather than a simple trip, they look for a new e...
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Che Lagarto Hostel Santiago

87 /100

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Che Lagarto Hostel Santiago

´Attendance 10, rooms 10, location 10, cost-benefit relationship 10´¡Not said by us, but our guests! Imagine a perfect Hostel … ¡welcome to Che Lagarto Santiago! Strategically located in the city´s heart, 200 m from the metro, buses and taxis, and close to the most important tourist attractions: we...
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La Chimba Hostel

86 /100

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La Chimba Hostel

New for 2018: La Chimba now has a full bar with the cheapest beer in the city!!!! La Chimba Hostel has been a favourite of international backpackers and independent travelers visiting Santiago since we opened in 2005. Our guests have consistently praised our property and service over the years an...
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Aji Hostel

86 /100

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Aji Hostel

Best value for your money! Everyday free dinner, (with the exception of Friday, which is our big BBQ night! And afterwards, we go out to one of Santiago's hot night clubs with free entrance for Chilli Hostel guests!!). Our activities provide the perfect situation to meet others travelers and our yo...
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Atacama Hostel. Suites and Bar

86 /100

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Atacama Hostel. Suites and Bar

The hostel has free WiFi and cool designed bedrooms with flat screen TV, heater and private bathroom. We also have a nice and warm backyard to chill and hang that will make you feel like home. We have a bar with food and drinks, the hostel includes continental breakfast, the hostel has 24 hour recep...
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Casa Roble Hostal Boutique

85 /100

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Casa Roble Hostal Boutique

Casa Roble Hostal Boutique has a comfortable lounge where complimentary breakfast, which can be used by guests during their stay is offered. As the kitchen is to use passengers where they can find a refrigerator to store what food to bring Hostel.We have a beautiful patio to relax or maybe read a go...
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Salvador Hostal y Cafe

84 /100

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Salvador Hostal y Cafe

Salvador Hostal y Cafe is close to the subway (Salvador and Parque Bustamante stations), with the best connectivity of the capital, a few blocks from historical center and main tourist attractions. Salvador Hostal y Cafe is the perfect combination between security, comfort, location and with the bes...
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Kombi Hostel

83 /100

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Kombi Hostel

Kombi is specially designed for international travelers, and alternative concept that goes a step further from a conventional Hostel. Kombi is a social & cultural meeting point where you will find internacional atmosphere and vanguardist design. With all the facilities: 24h reception, free WiFi, ful...
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The Bellavista Hostel

82 /100

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The Bellavista Hostel

'This highly social hostel is a Bellavista classic. The city's best bars and clubs are on your doorstep' - Lonely Planet 2016 'Colorful, bright, secure, relaxed and comfortable - Not only does it tick every box for a good hostel stay, it is also within hollering distance of some of the city bes...
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Origenes Hostel

81 /100

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Origenes Hostel

We are a quiet hostel with great environment and comfortable spaces. Right in the center of Santiago, we have a vast knowledge about the city and great experience in the hospitality sector, that we capitalize to bring to our guests and travellers the very best of our facilities and location. We a...
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Hostel Boutique Mosaico

81 /100

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Hostel Boutique Mosaico

Casa Mosaico is a hybrid establishment that combines the comfort of a hotel and the warmth of a hostel, generating a new unique experience of accommodation and familiarity of its staff. Hotel & Hostel Casa Mosaico is located in the traditional Bellavista neighborhood of Santiago, main attraction an...
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Happy House Hostel

80 /100

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Happy House Hostel

Happy House Hostel An Oasis in the heart of Santiago. Located in Moneda street in the middle of the historic part of the city and just steps from government palace, main square and the main tourist attractions of Santiago. Happy House Hostel offers a high quality service due to obtaining Q seal of q...
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Parron de Colores B&B

78 /100

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Parron de Colores B&B

Located a 10-minute walk from Plaza Egaña or Simon Bolivar Metro Stations, the colourful and lively Parron de Colores offers accommodations in Santiago. Free WiFi access is available. Plaza Egaña Shopping Centre is only 800 metres away, here guests will find shops, pubs, restaurants and a movie thea...
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Hostel Union

77 /100

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Hostel Union

Hostel Unión, located at the heart of Providencia with free Wifi, breakfast included, good vibes and Santiago and Chile’s tips & tricks. A antic house, two floors and shared areas to watch TV, cook and share with other guests. Great for adventurers willing to share, loving couples, digital nomads, d...
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Landay Hostel

76 /100

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Landay Hostel

Landay Hostel Close to: -Barrio Concha y Toro, Barrio Yungay, Historical centre, Universities, Museums. Central market. Palacio de la Moneda. Fine arts.Bus terminal The Hostel is a large House of 1924, declared as a historical preservation building. We invite you to relax and enjoy wit...
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Chile Lindo Hostel

75 /100

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Chile Lindo Hostel

Come and relax in our comfortable half and square beds, prepare a delicious dinner in any of our 2 fully equipped kitchens, you will also have at your disposal computers and high speed internet. Do not worry about spending money on a breakfast, we include it in the price. We want your stay in Sa...
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Bento Hostel

73 /100

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Bento Hostel

Bento Hostel is a nice house built at the beginning of the 20 century that maintain his essential design and architecture with some modern touchs!. Is in one of 1.000 city's historic building. Totally renewed, with TV, patio, dining room, place for barbecue, Kitchen, Free WI FI in common areas and...
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Hostal Irreal

73 /100

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Hostal Irreal

Hostal Irreal is a fantastic and cozy accommodation lodging located right in the heart of the Brazil quarter. Our facilities are placed within a 20th Century edifice, inspired by different classic European styles. We have a vast experience in the hospitality sector as well as a great knowledge about...
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Chile Pepper Hostel

69 /100

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Chile Pepper Hostel

Chile Pepper Hostel is a lively place to stay if you want to visit Santiago de Chile wit place for Bbq We are excellently well located right in the limit between the City Center and Barrio Italia. Neighborhood Italy is today a must for citizens seeking the lives charmed neighborhood walk. A pla...
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Hostel de la Barra

66 /100

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Hostel de la Barra

Hostel de la Barra is definitely in the best location of Santiago, in the neighborhood of Lastarria - Bellas Artes and within walking distance of major attractions. From this small, charming boutique hotel there isa less than 10 minutes walk to all main museums and monuments,cafes, restaurants, gall...
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Atacama Hostel Backpackers

53 /100

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Atacama Hostel Backpackers

Atacama Hostel, Backpackers is a new hostel in the heart of Providencia. We are in a classic building but with a fresh a new design! Hostel has private rooms and shared dorms. Also has community kitchen and common areas with Wifi. Atacama Backpackers offers: -Free dinner every night -Breakfast...
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Urbano Hostel

41 /100

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Urbano Hostel

Urbano Hostel is a nice and comfy hostel that will make your stay perfect in Santiago and Chile. We have a vast experience in the hospitality sector and a great knowledge about the city, elements that we capitalize to bring to our guests and travellers the very best of our facilities and services....
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