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Just 1,000 feet from the bohemian Lastarria quarter in Santiago, the hostel offers accommodations in a renovated building with parquet floors, touches of elegant décor and modern furnishings.

Guests can relax in the common living room with a book from the library. There is free Wi-Fi in common areas.

Santiago Backpackers has rooms with shared or private bathrooms. They feature lively colored bedspreads. Some rooms have wood furnishings and stylish wall moldings. Private lockers are available.

Breakfast is served daily, including juices and jams. Guests have access to a common kitchen fully equipped with a central island. BBQ facilities are also available.

Bellavista neighborhood, brimming with trendy clubs and restaurants is 0.6 mi from the hostel. 24-hour front desk assistance is provided.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Santiago Backpackers has been welcoming guests since Jun 21, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Santiago, this property has an excellent location score of 9.1!

Breakfast Info



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Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    Yes, we have every tuesday and thrusday free wine. and other activities we planned depending of the holidays and guest's demand. Kind regards.
    Answered on October 11, 2019
  • Is breakfeast included and what time it is served?
    Hello; It is!!! and will be available from 7:30 Hrs until 10:00 Hrs. Kind regards.
    Answered on October 11, 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    it is!
    Answered on August 8, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Hello; Sheets are available and towels too but just for rent. Kind regards.
    Answered on October 11, 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes, we offer luggage storage for 10 usd per day. but if you have a reservation, it could be for free. Kind regards.
    Answered on October 11, 2019
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Amenities of Santiago Backpackers
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Happy hour
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment staff
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Karaoke
  • Game room
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning Additional charge
  • Heating
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Santiago Backpackers takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 10 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red Compra American Express Santiago Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note children are not allow in shared dorms.

Please note, extra beds are available for a surcharge. Guests must inform if extra beds are needed (and how many are needed) in advance.

Based on local tax laws, all Chilean citizens and resident foreigners must pay an additional fee (IVA) of 19%.

Foreign tourists: 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 separately.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Santiago Backpackers of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

A damage deposit of USD 10 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.