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Marilu's Bed and Breakfast Hostel

2.4 km from Santiago centre
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Rafael Canas 246, Santiago 7500659, Chile
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

My daughter and I spent five nights here. The house is located in a safe neighborhood within walking distance of shops, restaurants and the Bellavista and Providencia neighborhoods. The bus and subway are a short walk from the house and Marilu was very helpful in providing maps and a BIP card to help us navigate public transport. Marilu speaks fluent...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2014

My wife and I stayed at Marilu's on three separate occasions as part of a 6-week honeymoon travelling the whole of Chile. Marilu's was our first stop after 16 hours of flying from the UK and we arrived early in the city, at 09:30. Despite this, Marilu allowed us to rest on a sofa in the reception area whilst she...

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Blacksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 9 December 2013

Marilu's B&B is located in the residential Providencia neighborhood, in a quiet and safe street. It is located on the first floor of a residential building and has a small open air courtyard with a table and possibility for BBQ. It's a 10 min walk to the Salvador Metro station and close to the river walk as well, which makes...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Marilu's B&B is wonderfully ran by a friendly, knowledgeable, helpful informative owner. The place is very clean, traditional, Located in a pleasant area, close to metro and convenient for city centre. The bed is extremely comfortable and we woke up with a lot of energy every morning.She provided us info. about restaurants, helped us a lot with checking our flights,...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 13 November 2013

Very good place to stay! Located in the middle of everything, easy to get to any place in Santiago. Good facilities and breakfast, and one can use kitchen to cook too. Marilu is great host. She helped us with every request, gave useful advice and great explanation of where is what) At the end of our travel we gladly stayed...

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1Thank Folioverso
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2013

This BnB was fantastic! The room was large, had heating and the bed was SO COMFORTABLE!!!!! Marilu was a great host, very friendly and had great recommendations. Breakfast was great and location perfect.

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1Thank Charlotte L
Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Don't be put off by the old furnishings of this B&B as you will feel safe and comfortable in one of the nicest areas of Santiago. The location is excellent with easy access to Salvador Metro station and Bellavista bar and restaurant area as well as great coffee shop around the corner (Grano IV). Marilu goes out of her way...

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2Thank Helen4321
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 May 2013 via mobile

MariLu is very willing to answer questions, and will go out of her way to find the answer if she does not know. Breakfast was good- avocado, cereal, bread, jams, cheese, meat, coffee, juice, cookies. Rooms were clean in this small hostel. Stayed here initially, went to southern Chile, and stayed again on our way north.

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 April 2013

The heart of Marilu's Bed and Breakfast is Marilu herself. She is a friendly, knowledgeable proprietor who makes sure to explain all you need to know about the large and lively city of Santiago. After fifteen years of serving a world-wide clientele, she can answer just about any question you can ask. In our case, she even looked up the...

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Lorette, Manitoba
Reviewed 5 March 2013

I can't say enough good about Marilu's B & B. Where to start....she is centrally located in the heart of Providencia (a central area of Santiago), within walking distance to both the subway and the popular Bellavista area as well as nearby parks. Marilu's is in a safe and nice neighborhood. The Hostel is small and clean - if you...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Close to Providencia Avenue and Salvador Metro Station, Marilu's Bed & Breakfast offers you privacy and convenience in a chilean home-like atmosphere. There is no problem if you don't speak spanish, We can explain you and help you how to visit the city, and all about your concerns. We offer quiet simplicity, quality service and friendship, charming and comfortable guestrooms. French and English spoken We enjoy having people at our home and are looking forward to being your hosts, on your next visit to Santiago. Marilu's Bed and Breakfast was awarded the "Q" Tourist Quality Mark Certification granted by Sernatur - Servicio Nacional de Turismo (Chilean National Tourism Service) Check-in time: from 12:00 to 14:00 ( if your check-in time will be later or earlier you need to inform us). Check-out time: noon. Two blocks from the subway, Half block from an ATM Machine and from a minimarket open 24 hours. You will get the airport in 20 minutes by car. The Providencia area is the perfect destination for your stay in Santiago, safe and quiet. Guests will enjoy browsing through the nearby shops. A few minutes away you will find SERNATUR (Chilean Tourist Information Board), the Bellavista neighborhood, Chilean craft shops and Parque Metropolitano (San Cristobal hill). Nearby restaurants, Downtown and Providencia a Street, famous for its Pubs and night entertainment. We are very close to "Las Torres de Tajamar", where you can find some offices of bus-lines that go to the North & South of Chile (La Serena to the north, the lake district at Pucon City to the South, etc ) Santiago has a lot of interesting places to visit and also its surroundings ... Our prices includes Heating or Fan, WIFI, free internet access, kitchen availability, Cable TV in the rooms. Luggage storage. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marilu's Bed and Breakfast Hostel

Address: Rafael Canas 246, Santiago 7500659, Chile
Region: Chile > Santiago Metropolitan Region > Santiago > Providencia
Price Range: $60 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Marilu's Bed and Breakfast Hostel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“I do not recommend this place at all.”
 of 5 bubbles jarango, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Front room #2 is on the street, but its quiet. And this room has a queen and single bed. There is a little one out the back, you need to pass through the kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles Colin-E-Rice, 7 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The double en-suite (I think it is 'Danie's Room') is very comfortable and clean. Good value too!”
 of 5 bubbles 398anthonyn, 19 Jan 2014 | Read review
“We found room A4 to be absolutely silent at night. No traffic noise at all. Remarkable.”
 of 5 bubbles ArthurG673, 4 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Marilu has 5(?) rooms. I stayed in the two private rooms that opens to the back terrace, A3 and A4 - both were OK - A3 was better. (A4 doesn't have window). From what I saw of the others - the private one /double that has a window to the front street is the nicest and largest one.”
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  •                   room A4 (private bathroom)
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 of 5 bubbles ValBurke, 28 Feb 2013 | Read review
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