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Hostal el Raco

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Valdosta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Hostal el Raco is a decent place to stay but there are problems. The room are a little small, the linens are worn, and the plumbing needs a lot of work. Our toilet did not flush and the owner's solution was to show us how to remove the top of the tank and pull on the metal chain. Our room...

Thank Maureen0612
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Somehow we think that the regular management of this place must be on holiday and left their distant country cousins in control. Overall, a great place to stay in a quiet location some 25 minute walk to town (or close to metro station) in an area with a lot of old period architectural charm & a lot of local street...

Thank Denis B
Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

The hostel is very basic and rooms and small but value for money. We had room number 2 which faces the street so was very noisy at night. But central to metro etc. Next time would ask for a room away from Street.

1Thank KutzK66
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2014

This I a great hostel maybe 10 small blocks walk to the centre. But it has local shops, bars, cafes nearby you would probably never see if not staying here. The hostel itself I found very clean. My room was large with double bed and ensuite. Wifi was fast, room had Tv though I did not use it. The staff...

2Thank CraigsdSmith
Nether Heyford
Reviewed 19 April 2014

We arrived late, but received a smiling welcome. Our large double room with ensuite shower was spotless and warm. Staff provided us with a sit down breakfast albeit simple it was at 5.30am, so thanks for that. A little street noise at night but that was probably due to the start of the Easter holiday, rather than the norm. We...

3Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 14 October 2012

we did not have high expectations given some of the reviews but even this didnt prepare us for what we found. Dirty sheets, dirty bathroom with only cold waater to shower in. The walls are so thin we could hear people down the hall let alone next door. Its cheap for Santiago hence the two stars but I would not...

5Thank adlondon
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 8 December 2011

The people are very kind and service is good. However, do not expect the hostal to look as it does on the website. Wireless internet was not available nor can you place calls to cell phones from the hotel (even for a charge). Breakfast was basic and the house is quite old and a bit shabby, but ok for the...

1Thank jlouder
Valparaiso, Chile
Reviewed 26 October 2010

I really liked the hostal, the familiar environment and the nice decoration called my attencion. The room I stayed was very cozy. Besides the great attention of the owner and the other employees. However if you are looking for a hostal close to a lot of bars and restaurant, this place is not for you. When I arrieved at night...

1Thank claudiacarvalho_br

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hostal el Raco

Address: Santo Domingo # 2816, Santiago 8350377, Chile
Region: Chile > Santiago Metropolitan Region > Santiago
Price Range: ₹ 3,676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“If having to shower early, you need to call reception (ext 200) to request hot water be turned on!!”
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