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Pablo Neruda's House

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Address: Camion Vecinal s/n, Isla Negra, Chile
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+56 35 246 1284

This charming home of the famous Chilean poet overlooks the Pacific and...

This charming home of the famous Chilean poet overlooks the Pacific and contains unusual collections, the tuxedo he wore when accepting the 1971 Nobel Prize and the simple burial plot of Neruda and his wife.

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Bus to Isla Negra from Valparaiso

Most people come here by car but you can do a half-day trip via bus. From Valparaiso you take the bus from the terminal, buy the ticket at counter 8. They leave every hour. I took... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Claudia M
Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Most people come here by car but you can do a half-day trip via bus. From Valparaiso you take the bus from the terminal, buy the ticket at counter 8. They leave every hour. I took the bus at 8:05 am which allows you to be at the museum at 10 am. Tell the driver to stop in Isla Negra.... More 

Thank Claudia M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place and my personal favourite of the 3 Pablo Neruda houses. Kudos to the Pablo Neruda Foundation for doing such a good job in maintaining all of his houses! (:

Thank Samantha S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing home of poet Pablo Neruda, in a glorious setting with ultramarine ocean and waves crashing on the rocks. The house is a series of rooms designed to make you feel as if you are on a boat, it houses Neruda's many faceted collections be they of glassware, ships figureheads, musical instruments, butterflies - an amazing array of beautiful objects... More 

Thank TravellingladyLondon
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The Chilean poet laureate Pablo Neruda was an eccentric and extraordinary man. This home reflects his personality. He was a collector of people and things, and guests visiting the home will get a glimpse into the whimsical mind of one of the world's most beloved and most translated poets. Don't forget to visit the artisans who set up tables outside... More 

Thank Javy A
Fort Myers, Florida
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Of his three houses, this one is our favorite. Situated on the Pacific coast where the waters are deep and the coast, dotted with large rocks, the sounds of the waves resonate Neruda's verses.

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Islamorada, Florida
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Decided to do a day trip from Valparaiso to Isla Negra to see the house of the famous Chilean poet Pablo Neruda. Figured a house is just a house....right???!!!! Boy, I could not have been more wrong....it was fantastic. I am usually not one for audio tours but this one was exceptionally good. The location is something else, and to... More 

Thank Elizabethkeys
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This was my second time there, but first in the house. Previously walked the grounds,as it's free to the public. The views are beautiful lots of phot opportunities. The house is unique with all the things that inspired the poet & the things he collected. There is an audio tour that comes in different languages. I prefer going at my... More 

Thank Tammy O
Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

It's a beautiful place, the ocean is amazing, the Neruda's house is incredible, so cultural, definitely this is the Pablo Neruda's house you have to visit! Also, they have a guide that explains everything about the house, the place, Neruda and his stories. You'll love this place! **They do not open on Mondays.

Thank AritaySean
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Pablo Neruda's house in Isla Negre is considered an iconic treasure for Chileans to visit. And it is a good introduction to one of the twentieth century's greatest poets. The English acoustiguide is very good, and the walk through takes about 30 minutes. We visited during Chilean summer holidays, and there were many families in line. Our wait was about... More 

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Reviewed 31 January 2017

If you only see one of Pablo Neruda´s houses, this is the one to see. The house is an excellent museum. The tour is guided with a pre-recorded tour guide, in multiple languages that you control at your own pace. You just push the button for the location you are at in the museum. The recorded information was very informative.... More 


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