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Casaltura The Boutique Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We arrived late from the plane trip and were welcomed into the hostel. At first we were worried about the noise, being on such a major corner, but it was quiet enough to sleep well. Some of the area further along the street is a bit forbidding and we were warned not to stay out late there at night. The...

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Reviewed 26 August 2013

The staff are more than helpfull with everything you need to know in Spanish, Portuguese with some french and good English. The showers could be improved but the ba! hrooms were better than was expected. The location is right in the middle of Santiago close to the markets, this makes it easy to get your shooping done Free few minutes....

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Broulee, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Only a two minute walk from Plaza de Armas, across the road from the Marcado Central (the markets) everything is within walking distance. While some of the facilities are a little run down, everything is functional and works and the beds are very comfortable. Every single staff member that we met was extremely helpful with advice and they even took...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 10 March 2013

We had a private room with a private bathroom. They do advertise private rooms as "hotel standard", but believe me - ours wasn't. The room was basic, but had a big bed and the sheets were clean, so it was OK. Sleep quality was quite poor because of the noise from the street. The hostel is at a big junction,...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 March 2013

I had the chance to discover casAlturA during my recent visit to Santiago. The hostal is well located, clean and comfortable. And the staff is very welcoming making a complete stranger feel at home in Santiago. Great stay!

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London
Reviewed 4 January 2013

We stayed here last year and loved it so naturally we stayed again this year. It’s a very good location with parks and museums nearby - the best parts and the worst parts are on the doorstep. Last year we seemed to wander around the more upmarket parts, this year we seemed to have discovered the unsavoury parts. It’s certainly...

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Sarpsborg, Norway
Reviewed 28 December 2012

old fashion in beautiful style with special home-made atmosphere place created by young , but extraordinary helpful and professional staff. Close to the most important points of the Old Town, metro, busses. Roof terrace with amazing view and possibilities for even work (wi-fi) ! Clean rooms of similary standard,(take more care about bathrooms, please) , very well equipped kitchen with...

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Forli, Italy
Reviewed 7 October 2012

The hostel is very closed to the centre and the "Mercado Central"! It has a very nice terrace on the top. Rooms are very little and there's no place at all for the luggage! Bathrooms are very dirty and busy. Sometimes, for Unknown reasons, are locked! Breakfast is very poor.. Please don't go in Kitchen, you may find secular dirt...

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Paulina L, Director de Recepción at Casaltura The Boutique Hostel, responded to this review
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Casaltura Hostel Boutique cambió su administración a fines del año 2014 tomándola a cargo Valentina Larraín, Socia directora, tataranieta de...

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 7 August 2012

This hotel is clean and comfortable but management is very poor. We stayed four nights and had to pack up and move rooms four times. Each time the room became worse standard with the last room being another flight of stairs up. This hotel is not suitable for those who have some difficulty with stairs but staff have tried to...

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casAlturAManager, Gerente at Casaltura The Boutique Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, We have always been grateful for those who write us and give suggestions. It is a good way to get information and improve our service quality daily. Now, the administration of the hostel, is not totally agree with what the customer wrote here: - After their first reservation (by a Tour Operator), they did not have any problem with...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 July 2012

This place is a pleasant hostel but charges like a hotel. There are 3 flights of narrow stairs to climb (tough with a backpack) and basic amenities so they should not be charging $57US for a room with no bathroom. No major complaints but I think there must be better deals to be found in Santiago.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. We have 2 buildings, located next to each other. The main building is large and divided in two levels, 15 rooms with wooden floors and beautiful details. In addition, it has a terrace on the top. The second building has 4 superior rooms, and with a different entrance which gives a more calmens to our passengers. Our location is privileged, San Antonio with Ismael Valdes Street, next to the forest park; very near to the historic neighborhood of Santiago. Allowing that the tourist can easily accessible places typical of the city, such as: market Central, Plaza de Armas, Cerro San Cristobal, pre-Columbian Museum, Cerro Santa Lucia, Bellavista (Patio), Bellavista La Chascona (Pablo Neruda), La piojera, Centro Mall, Board of Trustees, flag, La Moneda, Santiago Cathedral, Paseo Ahumada, Estacion Mapocho, supermarkets, banks, among others. Also we are happy to invite all our passengers to visit our new restaurant called Adobe Restaurant. Located just next to the Hostel, Adobe Restaurant is the perfect choice for having lunch or dinner in an typical Chilean cuisine of excelent quality, that offers fresh products combined in traditional recipes that will make your visit a culinary experience! If you are staying in CasAltura Hostel don't forget to ask for your free welcome drink and appetizer." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casaltura The Boutique Hostel

Address: San Antonio 811, Centro Historico | (Plaza de Armas Subway Station), Santiago, Chile
Region: Chile > Santiago Metropolitan Region > Santiago > Santa Lucia
Price Range: $24 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Casaltura The Boutique Hostel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Ask for one away from the main road, unless you can put up with traffic noise, although the double glazing helps.”
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“Make sure it has lots of windows in the summer so you have a breeze.”
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“Ask for two-bed room as it is quietest room.”
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“I liked the rooms with the balconys”
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“Make sure you get put in the main building if you can”
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