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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great hostel, is managed by just one really nice lady. The clean the rooms every day except on saturdays. We didn't experiencie any problem and is true that to get to the downtown you have to walk like 7 minutes but is a short trip and allow you to rest as downtown is always so crowded and there is always...

Thank Jaime F
Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 24 April 2015

When we arrived at San Pedro's bus terminal we were picked up by a lady from Puripica Hostel who offered us to pay 7000 pesos per night for a double room with shared bathroom. No breakfast included. As she told us in the town center it would be much more expensive, we accepted her offer. Later we found out that...

Thank Nekhali
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

We emailed days before, advising of our arrival time. We arrived to the hotel at around 12.30pm. The hotel was deserted, we tried calling the phone numbers on the gate and a lady who only spoke Spanish answered and was advising us room 3 was ours... We entered room three (key was in the door) to find that it had...

Thank TravellingTTs
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Two days before arriving we had no choice but booking this hostel since San Pedro was very crowded by local and international tourists. Our room was the hostel office just added with some beds: Located in an "outskirt" of San Pedro. One bathroom. No breakfast (at least we weren't asked if we want some), only Spanish speaking people. And it...

1Thank Jörn W
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

We booked a private room over a booking website and paid 15% of the total amount for 4 nights in advance by credit card. On arrival we were told that there is no room available, they are fully (over)booked. We were moved to a hostel about 2 minutes away (Hostal Candelaria). The owner was very friendly and gave us a...

3Thank Udooo
Reviewed 14 January 2014 via mobile

It is located a little way out of town (5 minutes walk), but if I had been a single female I wouldn't have liked the walk at night as the lighting wasn't good. When we were there it was quiet, no party hostal anywhere near it nor noisy neighbours or barking dogs which was good. There is noone at reception...

1Thank PinkladyWales
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

We had booked 3 nights there and had already prepayed 10 percent of the amount. When we got there we were told that it was a mistake and we could only stay for 1 night but she would help us find a new place. We reserved 2 nights at the other place but when we got home that night the...

1Thank DalliDalli
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 May 2013

I read some great reviews about this hostal and they made me pick PuriPica. As the dormroom was a complete mess due to the two people staying in there, we got a free upgrade to a double room. So a pleasant start of our stay. It was off-season and therefore quiet in the hostal. At night though we got a...

1Thank LiveLikeTom
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 January 2013

We liked it here. We asked for a room with private bathroom. The room was nice and clean. The first day there was not hot water what we reported right the way and it was fixed alter 5 minutes. The hostel is also very quiet and is about 10 minutes walk from the main square. If you have a private...

Thank Bego75
Bad Mergentheim, Germany
Reviewed 17 January 2013

The hostel is a 15 minutes walk outside city center, but still central. During the night the way may be a bit dark though with a flashlight there is no problem, not even for women traveling alone. The room was clean and cleaned up every day. We got towels and when the hot water failed they solved the problem within...

Thank Cornelia R

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Additional Information about Hostal Puripica

Address: Guadalupe 446 - Pobl. El Carmen, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Region: Chile > Antofagasta Region > San Pedro de Atacama
Price Range: €42 - €75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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