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Sydney
Reviewed 7 January 2013

The hotel itself is lovely and quaint, using locally styled individual rooms it has a pleasant feel. It is a decent walk into town along an unlit dirt road, though you can use their bikes which makes it much more reasonable. The rooms were very hot and as another reviewer mentioned there is no air con or fan. We slept...

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Niles, Michigan
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Visited end of December 2012. We had some issues with a tour agency and the staff was fabulous in helping. The physical facility is beautiful and beautifully maintained. It is very secure. The food is good from the buffet breakfast to the lunch and dinner menus. Our room was spacious and near a nice pool and hot tub. You can...

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 4 January 2013

I chose this place because of the rave reviews on trip advisor, but now that I've stayed there I really dont understand why it caught such good reviews. It was very hot, and the hotel is a long walk outside of town, at least 15 if not 20 minutes, along an unlit dirt road much of the way. Farther than...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2012

This is a great place to chill out for a few days. The rooms are little houses with private outside showers, very different from any other hotel I have stayed in. The pool area is nice and quiet, and the food is good as well. Downtown San Pedro is about 10 minutes walk. Good value for money. 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2012

We stayed here for three nights in December. It made a change from the usual sort of hotel as all the rooms are located in a secluded garden and designed in the old adobe style. They re very simple but spacious - well we had a two bedroom one for two of us. Up a little stairway to our private...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2012

The service and value for money were terrible -when I arrived in San Pedro, I call the hotel to get directions and ask them to help me get a taxi, as none are available....they say they would send a driver and they did not... I had to find my way without any help and with a large backpack... in a...

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1Thank Virginie_2012
sheffield
Reviewed 13 November 2012

We really enjoyed staying here... a series of adobe buildings set around gardens and a lovely pool; great service and really decent rooms. Really peaceful and relaxing after active sightseeing trips Food ok but mostly we ate in the small town, as so may other choices. (Lunch menu similar to dinner menu) 10+ minutes walk from town centre- useful to...

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Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Reviewed 5 November 2012 via mobile

I stayed there at the end of October and I do recommend this hotel. The staff is really nice and available all the time, the restaurant is good and when you need to relax you can just hang out by the pool which is perfect. The rooms are nice and large but when we arrived we noticed that there were...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 29 October 2012

The hotel is charming, clean and quiet. It is not an issue walking about 10' to the main street in San Pedro if you want to shop, visit a restaurant or get a drink on the main square. But staying in the hotel and having a bubble in the jacuzzi before a nice dinner and a pisco sour,watching the amazing...

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Coral Gables
Reviewed 26 August 2012

The adobe village style property made it a place to visit by itself. Charming, clean and quiet. The room was basic but nice and comfortable with a gas heater that did a good job. However, the bathroom was not heated which made the mornings...invigorating! The staff was amazingly friendly and helpful (it does help to speak a little Spanish). Because...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked away on a gentle stretch of land in the outskirts of San Pedro, surrounded by the quiet presence of the Andes, Altiplanico San Pedro faces the impressive Licancabur Volcano, with a unique design inspired in the style of an Altiplano village. Enjoy the famous Atacama sunsets and relax from the smoldering sun in the fresh covers of our private terraces and beautiful swimming pool after a day exploring the driest desert in the world. The hotel was developed following the concept of visual silence, the eye registers the hotel in its totality included in the in the immensity of the Atacama desert. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Altiplanico Atacama

Address: Domingo Atienza 282, San Pedro de Atacama 1410000, Chile
Region: Chile > Antofagasta Region > San Pedro de Atacama
Price Range: $232 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Altiplanico Atacama 3.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Altiplanico Hotel
Altiplanico Atacama San Pedro De Atacama, Chile
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#7 Family Hotel in San Pedro de Atacama
#9 Romantic Hotel in San Pedro de Atacama
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“All rooms are separate units within the hotel compex. Ask for a room near to the reception”
  • Charming windows set into the adobe walls
 of 5 bubbles 16jenniferf, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The larger rooms are not much more expensive and a better proposition.”
 of 5 bubbles 1roamer, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The 300 section appeared nicer and more private than the 100 or 200 sections”
 of 5 bubbles AustinWhitewater, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a room close to the swimming pool. It was quiet and yet close to the swimming pool.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolinaG713, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“enjoy could not be better”
 of 5 bubbles jeremyh460, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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