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Escarabajo Hostel Hostel

Héctor Calvo 371, Cerro Bellavista, Valparaíso, Valparaiso, Chile

70% Overall Rating 2 out of 2 customers would recommend this property based on 2 reviews

Atmosphere 50%

Cleanliness 70%

Facilities 70%

Location 60%

Safety 80%

Staff 50%

Value 90%

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Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Free City Maps
  • Internet Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Towels for hire

Important Information

Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 11:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash or PayPal
Taxes not included.

The Fine Print

Please note that the property charges a 7% commission to guests that pay with their Credit Card.

Based on local tax laws, Chilean citizens (and foreigners staying more than 59 days in Chile) must pay an additional fee of 19%.

Please note that for tax exemption travellers must pay in US dollars and have to present the migration card they are given when they arrive to the country.

Foreign business travellers, who require a printed invoice, will also be charged the additional 19% regardless of the length of their stay in Chile.

This fee is not automatically calculated in the total costs for the reservation.

A deposit via bank wire is required to secure reservations. The property will contact guests at least 2 times after bookings are made to provide bank wire instructions. If they can't confirm the payment, they will contact Customer Service to cancel the reservation. Guests should give an answer within 72 hours.

Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival.

Breakfast included.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Valparaiso?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions

Directions

We are located a few blocks away from Pablo Neruda house, steps from the open air museum and in the heart of Valparaiso.

How to get here:
From International Airport in Santiago: You should take the Tur-Bus transfer to metro station Pajaritos, line 1. On the same place the bus drops you catch a bus that says Valparaiso, there is plenty of companies going every 15 minutes, and get of in Terminal. The trip is an hour and a half long, passing through the wine valleys towards the ocean. The Valparaiso terminal is just opposite from the national congress building on Pedro Montt Av. In the same avenue take any bus that reaches Plaza Victoria, its one the most traditional plazas in the city and almost every bus has to go there, once in the plaza locate a huge multistore building 'Ripley' and on the street behind it find the little entrance to Espiritu Santo elevator, or ask. Once you get out of the elevator you will be in the middle of the open air museum with beautiful murals, walk straight and up, when you reach Hector Calvo street take a left and one block up on 371 you will see Escarabajo Hostel.

Colectivo: They leave from subida ecuador, a well known street, any colectivo that says Beltran is good, tell the driver to drop you at the Carmelitas church on Hector Calvo, once out of the colectivo walk two blocks down hill until 371 and on your right hand you find Escarabajo Hostel

By bus: In the corner of Francia Av and Colon Av take a bus that goes uphill through Baquedano street towards La Sebastiana (Neruda´s house). Get of on Ferrari street and walk downhill right in front of the poets house. Take the left road when walking down and keep going for four or five blocks down hill, two blocks after the Carmelitas church Hector Calvo 371 on your right hand side you find the Hostel.

From the bus terminal: Opposite to the national congress building on Pedro Montt Av. take any bus that reaches Plaza Victoria, its one the most traditional plazas in the city and almost every bus has to go there, once in the plaza locate a huge multistore building 'Ripley' and on the street behind it find the little entrance to Espiritu Santo elevator, once you get out of the elevator you´ll be in the middle of the open air museum with beautiful murals, walk straight and up, when you reach Hector Calvo street take a left and one block up on 371 you will see Escarabajo Hostel.

Airport: SCL - Arturo Merino Benitez, Pudahuel. 110 Kms

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