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Hostal Chimenea

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“hot springs”(22 reviews)
“swimming pool”(16 reviews)
“the kitchen”(23 reviews)
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Spa
Rooftop Terrace
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All reviewshot springsswimming poolthe kitchenroof terracecleaned every daybunk bedstown squarelaundry serviceprivate roomthermal bathsclean roomsde lapancakesquiet placeown bathroomstaff was very friendly and helpfulstayed nights
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I booked chimenea because of all the great reviews. Unfortunately, my stay was very disappointing. First, they do not have potable water. If you needed water, you had to buy it. How is it that a hostal does not provide drinking water?!? Second, the room-...More

Thank lonnieg2222
Response from Daniela P, Owner at Hostal ChimeneaResponded 7 October 2017

So sorry, we continue to improve. The water in Baños is not drinkable, you can not drink it directly, but the hostel provides 24-hour water for showers.

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Hostal Chimenea was comfortable and provided a good breakfast at a reasonable price. The location is fine as Banos is very walkable. The sheets were rough and the mattress was very firm but the facilities were bright and cleaned daily. I indulged in a "full...More

1  Thank Lo L
Response from Daniela P, Owner at Hostal ChimeneaResponded 7 October 2017

Sorry for your bad experience, we're getting better.

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Hello. We stayed 3 nights at the hostal. They offered a good friendly service, clean rooms and changed the towels every day. The roof terrace with the kitchen is great. but don't try the unpealed fruit juices.

Thank Viktor L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We stayed two nights at Hostal Chimenea and were satisfied with the room. It is quite cheap and we had en big room with own bathroom and a balcony with view on a waterfall. Breakfast is not included, but you can get breakfast on top...More

Thank 295karlienb
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Ok so first up, I paid $20p/n for a double ensuite room with a balcony which had a chair and view of the waterfall and the room had a plant in it and a TV - so was pretty happy with that. It's a very...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Concierge
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Indoor pool
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Price range
USD 19 - USD 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Banos
#4 Family Hotel in Banos
#4 Spa Hotel in Banos
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 19 - USD 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Banos
#4 Family Hotel in Banos
#4 Spa Hotel in Banos
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Wicho B
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Yeah, looks like it's: 593 3-274-0830 They also have a website: HostelChimenea
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"Go for a high up floor facing the central courtyard for a view of the waterfall"
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"Choose a private room"
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"Request a quiet location, they're willing to help you"
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"Some people hang out late near the pool and talk...ear plugs help."
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