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    Palafito Waiwen

    Ernesto Riquelme 1236 | Barrio Palafitos de Gamboa, Castro, Isla Chiloe 5700000, Chile
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    Room & Suite (15)
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    • Excellent66%
    • Very good24%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “homemade bread” (10 reviews)
    “on stilts” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    Wonderful place near the city center in Castro. Here you can find an awesome view looking the river, watching nature. At the afternoon the river come to increase. is just beautiful. The breakfast you could eat a handmade wholemeal bread with scrambled eggs, tea, coffie...More

    1  Thank Rocco N
    Response from Pablo C, Propietario at Palafito WaiwenResponded 4 November 2017

    Thank you for your comments!

    Reviewed 1 April 2017

    My mom and I stayed here our first night in Chile and stayed in a dorm style room with two other travellers. This is a lovely palafito right on the water with a nice outdoor area overlooking the water, the staff was friendly, the breakfast...More

    Thank Michelle B
    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    This has been my second stay at Palafito Waiwen and there are so many things I love about this place. The beds are the most comfortable I found in Chile and the place is always kept extremely clean. I enjoyed relaxing in the spacious common...More

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    Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

    Lovely hotel right on the river with great views. The hotel has only 8 rooms. Very friendly staff, a basic but delicious breakfast with home-baked bread and fruit-satay sticks. I would highly recommend this place.

    Thank jwdlvw_11
    Response from fotolas79, Propietario at Palafito WaiwenResponded 13 March 2017

    Thanks you for your comment!! all the best, Nicolas.

    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    Our stylish room was spectacular, perched over the water at the back of the hostel with a private balcony overlooking the estuary. Great atmosphere with shared kitchen, and comfortable friendly surroundings. Would have been very happy to stay longer than the 3 nights we'd booked...More

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    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • USD 53 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Chile >
    • Los Lagos Region >
    • Isla Chiloe >
    • Castro
    • Also Known As
    • Palafito Hotel Castro ,
    • Palafito Waiwen Castro, Chile - Isla Chiloe
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    Traveller (86)
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    Hotel & Grounds (84)
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    Pat H
    20 July 2017|
    Response from jwdlvw_11 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you can park along the street where the hotel is situated. Not sure about the safety of doing so, though... I have not seen or noticed 'guarded' parking nearby.
    Room Tips
    "Nice view, is a real Palafito, here you could live the palafito experience."
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    "All rooms are suitable."
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    "Pick the main room on the water. A bit higher cost, but totally worth it."
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    "The Suite Gamboa is absolutely stunning."
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