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Hostel Michel

City-center hostel within easy reach of Elqui Valley

  • Free WiFi

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  • Terrace/Patio
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Beds) - Shared kitchen
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Beds) - Bathroom Shower
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Gabriela Mistral 573, Vicuna, Chile
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Bathtub

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 20 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Terrace

Feel at home

  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Terrace

What’s around

  • Heart of Vicuna
  • Elqui Valley - 1 min walk
  • Museo Gabriela Mistral - 4 min walk
  • Plaza de Vicuna - 4 min walk
  • Torre Bauer - 5 min walk
  • Mamalluca Observatory - 5.3 mi / 8.5 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Beds)

Location

Gabriela Mistral 573, Vicuna, Chile
  • Heart of Vicuna
  • Elqui Valley - 1 min walk
  • Museo Gabriela Mistral - 4 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Heart of Vicuna
  • Elqui Valley - 1 min walk
  • Museo Gabriela Mistral - 4 min walk
  • Plaza de Vicuna - 4 min walk
  • Torre Bauer - 5 min walk
  • Mamalluca Observatory - 5.3 mi / 8.5 km
  • Puclaro Dam - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Cancana Observatory - 28.5 mi / 45.9 km
  • Cerro Tololo Observatory - 28.7 mi / 46.2 km

Getting around

  • La Serena (LSC-La Florida) - 53 min drive

At a glance

Size

  • 20 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 1:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (USD 1.5 per night)
  • Onsite parking limited
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Year Built - 2007
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter

Things to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Yard

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom with sink in room
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Small print

Also known as

  • Hostel Michel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Vicuna
  • Hostal Michel
  • Hostel Michel Vicuna
  • Hostel Michel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 1.5 per night

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 4 per person (approximately)

Laundry facilities are available for an extra charge of USD 5 per day

Policies

Parking height restrictions apply.

This property accepts cash.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • The national sales tax (19%) may be charged upon check-out to residents of Chile regardless of length of stay, and to non-residents staying in the country for 60 consecutive days or more. To qualify for a tax exemption, travelers must pay for their stay in foreign currency (not in Chilean pesos) and present a valid passport along with the migration card they received upon arrival in the country at check-in. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Hostel Michel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes. Self parking costs USD 1.5 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Virgo (3-min walk), Emporio Oveja Negra (3-min walk), and Café Frida (3-min walk).
  • Have fun with nearby activities like hiking and mountain climbing. Hostel Michel also has a picnic area.