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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

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8.2
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

We have painstakingly renovated a cultural building with the hostel experience in mind, with large kitchen and common areas, interesting exposed 'Barrio' traditional brick walls and antique timber pillars, double glass insulated windows for less street noise and warmth/coolness, modern big bathrooms and a location fantastic for both relaxing in or enjoying the night life close by. Rooms include free Wifi, use of well equipped kitchen and book exchange. Hostal Licanantay is truly a great choice when searching backpacker hostels in our colourful and creative city Valparaiso.

We are conveniently located close to the plan on Avenida Ecuador, so easy to get to by foot, bus (number 607 stops out front), colectivo or taxi, and located only just on the outskirts of the exciting bar night-life, meaning not so noisy when you sleep, but close and convenient walking distance to get back to the hostel if heading out.

Our rooms are recently re-built and renovated, with insulation, thick doors and double glass windows for noise and temperature control for complete comfort for our guests. We have rooms of varying bed numbers, from a private room of one set of bunks (2 beds), 3 rooms of 2 sets of bunks (4 beds) and 2 rooms of 4 bunks (8 beds). All havesupplementary wifi.

Hostal Licanantay Policies and Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival.

Check in from 14:00.
Check out before 12:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

General:

The reception service is open from 08.00 to 24.00
No curfew.
Non smoking.
The maximum period of stay is 14 days.
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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.9

  • Security 8.4

  • Location 9.0

  • Staff 8.6

  • Atmosphere 8.1

  • Cleanliness 8.1

  • Facilities 7.3


Latest Reviews

  • 9.7

    Superb

    04 Aug 2018
    The hostel is light and spacious and the renovations that they're doing to the old building look amazing. The staff were so helpful and reorganised rooms to make sure me and my friend could sleep together, and we're always on hand for advice or to share a glass of wine
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    18 Mar 2019
    Very nice Hostel, good location! Very clean and the staff was friendly. Rooms are more than big enough and big windows. Not loud even tough it is next to the street. Safe neighbourhood and close to bars! Only wish I have is to maybe have oil in the kitchen :) Gracias!
    Austria, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    05 Sep 2018
    Excellent, comfortable
    Australia, Male, 41+
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    12 Feb 2019
    Staff was really nice, but there weren’t a lot of travellers. It was mostly the staff, and they occupied the kitchen and common area a lot, and I felt I was a bother if I asked about turning the disco music down, but I’m the guest who tjey’re accommodating. Strange. BUT, however, it was overall a really nice hostel with overall a nice staff even though I felt a bit like intruding.
    Norway, Female, 25-30
  • 8.3

    Fabulous

    22 Nov 2018
    Nice clean light and airy hostel. Rooms are big and beds are comfy. Very chilled atmosphere. Bathrooms only on the ground floor but this was not a problem as it is a small place so didn’t have to go far anyway. Breakfast is bread and jam. Upstairs landing is not fully decorated but we didn’t mind walking past it. Location is in between main town and pretty cerros so was good however I would consider staying up the hill actually on one of their cerros as the town isn’t very nice.
    England, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 8.0

    Fabulous

    25 Sep 2018
    Overall liked it, but there was loads of building work on, and only one shower with a door attached when we were there! Staff were nice, but not that interested in the guests and were the only ones up drinking till 4 in the morning pretty loudly, then were too hungover to have breakfast ready in the morning! A nice enough hostel to be based in, but could be a bit lonely as a solo traveller.
    England, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    16 Sep 2018
    A good option for the price. Not too far to walk to the main tourist areas, friendly staff, clean. I could feel the springs in my mattress, and I didn’t enjoy having to go all the way down stairs to get to the bathroom, but overall pleased with my stay.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    17 Aug 2018
    This hostel is currently being built, our room was nice and the bunks were comfy. Not well labeled so check the address as you can walk straight past it. Good directions to the place with a local bus - just hail 607 and pay 350 pesos. Only really negative thing was the music in the group room was pumping with a party until 4am - which was great for those who wanted to party, but there is so many clubs and bars around that it wasn’t necessary especially when we wanted to sight see the next day.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 5.7

    Rating

    20 Mar 2019
    This hostel was ok. Big rooms, big beds, nice bathroom. Breakfast was bread and jam. Loud music at all times, and there was no hot water in the showers. Good location, and friendly staff.
    Norway, Female, 25-30
  • 5.4

    Rating

    31 Oct 2018
    Hostel is still under (very slow) construction. The staff appear to carry out minor jobs like hanging shower curtains little by little, leaving their tools everywhere, and partying till late at night in the main atrium off which are the bedrooms. This led to them rushing out late and hungover for breakfast bits and using the kitchen carelessly (raw chicken left on a board for hours). The building is nice, the rooms are comfortable and the location is good but they need to be more professional.
    Ireland, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Microwave
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
Entertainment
  • Wi-Fi

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