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Hotel Puku Vai

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Port Orchard
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were extremely pleased with our 5 night stay at Puku Vai. All rooms are on one level and face the good sized, lush, inviting pool. The rooms are a decent size and decorated in Polynesian, with warm, dark wood...very soothing. Having WiFi in the room was a nice perk. It's not high-speed, but is more than adequate for a...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is located about 5 minutes from the airport but a good 20 minutes walk into the centre of Hanga Roa. The bedrooms were clean, cool and spacious with all the necessary amenities and they opened onto the garden with lots of tropical flowers and a swimming pool. The staff are lovely, helpful, friendly and their English is far...

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The room was spacious and comfortable. It is small, so all rooms are near the pool and near the breakfast area. The hotel manager helped us book tours that gave us good value, so we didn't overpay for any tours.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very pleasant hotel located about 15 minute walk to the town high street. The manager is both knowledgeable and helpful as are his staff. They do provide evening meals but there is no menus as such as far as I am aware. You let staff know your intention to eat there and they then get provisions. A...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 3 nights in early March. I found the hotel to be clean, quiet with a nice pool to cool off after sightseeing in warm and humid Easter Island. The property is well maintained with lots of lovely tropical flowers all around. The only downside is the walk to the main street is a bit long, especially...

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La Serena, Chile
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the hotel for 5 nights, The hotel is the perfect place to stay in Easter Island, at a walking distance to the airport, and by the way being that close to the airport is no problem at all, you'll see. You can also walk to town, great walk. The rooms are big, not many, great bathroom. the...

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New York City
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ended up staying at this hotel last minute as my reservations at Explora were cancelled when their generator went out. I wasn't expecting the same as Explora going in and the cost definitely reflected that. The hotel itself leaves more to be desired, but it is clean, quiet, cozy, and affordable. The staff is friendly and it's a 5...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was pleased with my stay at Puku Vai. The property itself is nice with lush gardens and a pool to relax by. The rooms are a decent size although a little on the dark side. Having WiFi in the room was a nice perk. It's not high-speed (you are in the middle of nowhere, after all) but it was...

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Jarkko S, Manager at Hotel Puku Vai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Hotel PUKU VAI and KIA KOE Tour! We appreciate you shared your great experience with everyone! We encourage our guests to take the full benefit of staying with us by using our unbeatable local knowledge and experience. All the best!

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Much better than adequate, very clean, more than satisfactory breakfast with eggs cooked to order. Plus, rooms have working air conditioners! I know there are breezes, but when it is 78-80 with some humidity, it's nice to have air con. Pool area and pool well kept and nice to take a dip after tracking around the island . Certainly not...

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Jarkko S, Manager at Hotel Puku Vai, responded to this review

Thank you for staying in Hotel PUKU VAI, Easter Island! While Easter Island might not fit as a luxury destination – the island is all about archeology, history and nature – Hotel PUKU VAI provides best value for your money. Hotel PUKU VAI is reasonable mid-range option providing Air Conditioning, Free Wi-Fi internet and outdoors pool surrounded by a subtropical...

Flat Rock, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 February 2017

My husband and I were warmly welcomed by Jarkko to the simply lovely Hotel Puku Vai. Rooms have sliding glass doors overlooking a lovely garden and/or pool area with patio seating at each room. We were impressed by each of the very caring and gracious staff who helped us feel so comfortable. The delicious breakfast of fresh fruits along with...

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Jarkko S, Manager at Hotel Puku Vai, responded to this review

Thank you for staying in Hotel PUKU VAI and traveling with KIA KOE Tour, Marjorie! We're pleased to read that you did enjoy our breakfast and consider our restaurant as one of the best in Easter Island. Greetings on behalf of our staff, they appreciate your kind words. We wish you all the best!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Puku Vai invites you to explore the mysteries of Easter Island and enjoy the harmony of nature. Our services include Accommodation, Airport Transfer, Tours and Complete Programs. We offer Superior level rooms with all the modern comforts - including Air Conditioning and Free Wi-Fi Internet - a peaceful location close to the main attractions of Hanga Roa, and a pool surrounded by a garden full of tropical flowers and plants. Our Service Provider is Kia Koe Tour, the first and leading Tour Operator on Easter Island, founded 1984. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Puku Vai

Address: Hotu Matua s/n, Hanga Roa, Easter Island 2770000, Chile
Region: Chile > Easter Island > Hanga Roa
Price Range: $262 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Puku Vai 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Hanga Roa
#4 Family Hotel in Hanga Roa
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“All rooms are on one level.”
 of 5 bubbles rwle, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have air conditioning”
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“Rent a car for as many days as possible - worth every penny for the freedom to explore (and to go get food).”
 of 5 bubbles HarryKnapp, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms open to the pool, so any one is fine!”
 of 5 bubbles rhydonen, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you choose to stay here, ask for a room far from the rooster!”
 of 5 bubbles pamster51, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
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