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Hostal Forestal is conveniently located in Santiago, near the shops and museums of the Bellas Artes district. It offers a 24 hour reception, tour desk and free Wi-Fi internet.

Guests of Forestal Hostal are accommodated in private or dorm rooms. Security lockers and long term baggage storage are available free of charge.

Breakfast is available daily and there are kitchen and BBQ facilities. Many restaurants are located just a short walk from the hotel

There is a communal seating area with cable TV and DVD.

There are 6 museums within 0.6 miles of the hotel, and the travel desk offers various itineraries including beach trips, skiing and vineyard tours. Bicycles can be rented and stored on site.

This is our guests' favourite part of Santiago, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Hostal Forestal has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 10 Aug 2010.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Santiago, this property has an excellent location score of 9.2

FREE parking!


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Quadruple Room with Private Bathroom
  • 1 double bed and
  • 1 bunk bed
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Twin Room with Private Bathroom
  • 1 double bed and
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Triple Room with Private Bathroom
  • 1 double bed and
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Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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  • 1 single bed
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About Hostal Forestal

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  • My flight arrives Santiago airport at 10.30pm next Tuesday. Which buses go to your hostel directly? When is the latest time to check in? Thanks. Cathy

    Hi Carhy, you can book a transfer at a transvip office in the airport or you can take a bus called ''Centro puerto'' that will leave you in Los Héroes subway station. You can check-in at anytime, we have a 24hrs reception!


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  • Are sheets and towels included?

    yes


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    Answered on 19 September 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?

    yes


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  • Do you offer luggage storage?

    yes, of course!


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  • Do you provide transport from the airport?

    At the moment, we recommend you to take a taxi from the airport with companies like TAXI SCL or TRANSVIP


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  • Is it quiet at night?

    Yes, we have a quiet hour from midnight


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    Answered on 13 August 2019
  • Do you have planned events or activities?

    yes! every day


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  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?

    yes you need a locker


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    Answered on 19 September 2019
  • Buenas tardes quiero realizar una reserva, pero necesito estacionamiento, ustedes cuentan con estacionamiento

    Hola, tenemos convenio con un estacionamiento al lado del hostal, cobra 3 mil pesos por noche.


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    Answered on 2 February 2021
  • Do I need to do PCR test and quarantine after arrive Santiago airport? Can I take the public bus to your hostel? ok to book in domitory? thanks

    Yes, they'll make you do it at the airport, here in the hostel you'll be able to be in a shared dormitory ONLY if your mobility pass is enabled


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  • How much does it cost to rent a lock?

    we selling lock for 1000 pesos Chilenos.


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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Located in the historic old town

The old town's pleasant squares are perfect for sipping a coffee and chatting with the locals.

What's nearby
  • Gabriela Mistral Cultural Centre
    0.2 miles
  • Plaza Italia
    0.2 miles
  • Museum of Visual Arts
    0.2 miles
  • Archeological Museum of Santiago
    0.2 miles
  • Forestal Park
    0.2 miles
  • Patio Bellavista
    0.3 miles
  • Club Chocolate Santiago
    0.3 miles
  • Chilean National Museum of fine Arts
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Fuente Forestal
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar Porta Cafe
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Telepizza
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar Colmado cafe
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Patio bellavista
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/bar Galindo
    0.6 miles
Top attractions
  • Santa Lucia Hill
    0.4 miles
  • La Chascona
    0.5 miles
  • Museum of Pre-Columbian Art
    0.9 miles
  • San Cristobal Hill
    1.2 miles
  • Santiago Cable Car
    2 miles
  • Costanera Center
    2.2 miles
  • Movistar Arena
    2.3 miles
  • Museo de la Memoria Santiago
    2.4 miles
  • Parque Bicentenario Santiago
    3.3 miles
  • Parque Araucano
    4.3 miles
Natural beauty
  • Mountain Cerro Santa lucia
    0.6 miles
  • Mountain Cerro San cristobal
    0.6 miles
  • River Arayan
    9.3 miles
  • Mountain Cajón del maipo
    18.6 miles
Ski lifts
  • Parque forestal
    0 miles
  • Centro Cultural gabriela mistral
    0.3 miles
  • Museo de bellas artes
    0.4 miles
Public transport
  • Metro Universidad Catolica Subway Station
    0.2 miles
  • Metro Baquedano Subway Station
    0.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Santiago International Airport
    9.4 miles
How to get to Hostal Forestal from Santiago International Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Hostal Forestal
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Happy hour
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Pub crawls Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Library
  • Games room
Food & Drink
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
Transport
  • Public transport tickets
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
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House rules
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Check-in

14:00 - 00:00

Check-out

Until 12:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

LOCAL TAX LAW.
Based on local tax laws, all Chilean citizens and resident foreigners must pay an additional fee (IVA) of 19%
To be exempt from this 19% additional fee (IVA) the payment must be made in US dollars and a copy of the immigration card and passport must be presented. The passenger won't be exempt from this fee when paying in local currency. In case of no show the invoice will be billed in local currency, including this additional fee (IVA).
This additional fee (IVA) is not included in the hotel rates and must be paid seperately.

FAQs about Hostal Forestal

  • Hostal Forestal is 0.8 miles from the centre of Santiago.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hostal Forestal (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • Check-in at Hostal Forestal is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Hostal Forestal offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Games room
    • Library
    • Evening entertainment
    • Bike tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Movie nights
    • Live music/performance
    • Happy hour
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Pub crawls
    • Walking tours

  • The prices at Hostal Forestal may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hostal Forestal by:

    • Taxi 25min