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Hostal Balmaceda

Guesthouse | Avda. J. M. Balmaceda Nº1032, La Serena, Chile 1710226

89.4% Overall Rating

13 out of 14 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (22/05/2014)

Emma Lovett thinks…

"Quiet location, rooms had cable tv and private bathroom. Some nice renovation work going on."

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  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Bicycle hire
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 7.01

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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New apartments and Rooms in a large colonial style house located in a typical area, only steps away from the historic city centre, bus station, Mall Plaza La Serena, supermarket, Japanese garden and museums. Read more

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About Hostal Balmaceda

The apartment has its own fully equipped kitchen, the floors of which are ceramic.
Everything is very hygienic, comfortable and cosy at low convenient prices.

We try to give the best service for you to feel comfortable and pleasant and we are sure we can be the ideal place for your rest.

Check in: 13:00 Pm (if you arrive earlier and all bedrooms are occupied, you can wait in our reception or we can store your luggage free of charge)

Check out: 12:00 Pm

Hour Reception: 08:00 - 23:00 hrs.

Please confirm at least 24 hours before your arrival in La Serena as well as the estimated time of arrival as we need to enter the information to our booking system.

Important Property Conditions:
Taxes - 19% according to the Chilean regulations – are not included in the price. Since you are a foreigner paying in foreign currency you do not have to pay IVA (the Chilean Tax for goods and service).

Accommodation Information

* All apartments are appareled with hot showers available 24 hours a day, aparments have own kitchen (fridge, hot cooking plate), cable TV and Wi-Fi.

* All Rooms are cable TV and Wi-Fi, appareled with hot showers available 24 hours a day, the Rooms have shared kitchen (fridge, hot cooking plate).

Location Information

You can walk from the bus station to Hostal Balmaceda as the bust stop is only 2 blocks away - approximately 8 minutes’ walking. The place is quiet and safe but if you don´t walk you can take a taxi from inside the bus station; the price is between $1.500 and $2.000 Chilean Pesos.

Our Hostel is in Balmaceda Nº 1032 between Anfión Muñoz and Amunategui.
The bus station is located in Amunategui, you should walk right up Balmaceda, turn left and walk 50 metres looking 1032.