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El Araucano

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want a hotel that can keep you safe in an earthquake, El Araucano is probably your best bet. Built in 1968, it has survived several large earthquakes when lesser buildings have toppled. If you get a room on the west side you will...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This is really a A very pool hotel. Rooms are small. Hallways smell bad. Look at the picture. This looks like a 1970 hotel room Breakfast was not the minimum and basic stuff. For instance there is no fresh fruits. Only sweet stuff Service is...More

Thank alvi0806
Response from marcelo r, Gerente at El AraucanoResponded 17 March 2017
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Estimado huésped: Agradecemos sus comentarios, aunque bastante confusos y que no tienen nada que ver con la realidad de nuestro...More

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

The El Auracano is the 'grand old hotel' in Concepcion, well situated near the main square and shopping streets, and within walking distance of the university. Some of the infrastructure and fittings (e.g. bathrooms) are showing their age but the hotel has clearly also been...More

Thank ValH
Response from marcelo r, Gerente at El AraucanoResponded 30 September 2016
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Estimado Huesped: Agradecemos sus comentarios y estamos felices que su experiencia en nuestro hotel haya sido gratificante, esperamos regrese pronto...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great view, confortable room, very good breakfast, all the people in the hotel was super nice, everything work like it should, so i will defently choose this place again when i get back to concepción. thanks for everything.More

Thank Daniel D
Response from marcelo r, Gerente at El AraucanoResponded 12 September 2016
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Estimado Daniel: Muchas gracias por sus palabras estamos felices que su experiencia en nuestro hotel haya sido gratificante. Estaremos atentos...More

Reviewed 24 August 2016

location great as it is besides the main square. Breakfast very simple and was missing some basic items. But the main concern was with the bed, I was itching for a couple of days after i stayed there and had some rushes.

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Response from marcelo r, Gerente at El AraucanoResponded 25 August 2016
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Estimado huésped: agradecemos su comentarios y tomaremos acción respecto de sus recomendaciones. saludos atentos Marcelo Robles Araneda

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Indoor pool
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USD 60 - USD 1,211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 60 - USD 1,211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Front has view to Plaza Independencia, back overhears the dance hall of the hotel"
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"Parking is accessed by entering a hard to spot opening to the lower levels, located in the wall of shops..."
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"The indoor swimming pool and gym seem to need a really big renovation before it can be used."
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"If you need WiFi in the room, make sure to ask the concierge for it. My room did not have WiFi, even though I..."
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