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Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

Amunategui 2075, Iquique, Chile
Iquique, Chile
See location+56 572 320 223
From
$41
Cheapest

rate per night

7.0
Good
based on 208 reviews
208 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Double room

About Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Located in front of Cavancha Beach, Backpacker's Hostel Iquique features a fully equipped common kitchen, a living room with TV and DVD, and a games room. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. The dormitory rooms and private rooms at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique feature both shared and en-suite bathrooms. Backpacker's Hostel Iquique has a bar, a 24-hour front desk and laundry services. BBQ facilities are available. Guests can relax in the terrace or enjoy a good book in the reading room. Surf activities can be arranged for an extra fee. Arturo Pratt Avenue is 50 metres away and Diego Aracena Airport is 35 km from the property.

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Amenities at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

  • Adults only
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24hr front desk
  • Concierge service

Things to do

  • Karaoke
  • Bicycle rental
  • Table tennis
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Pool table

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)

Bathroom

  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Adults only
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Garden

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk

Dining

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Shared kitchen

General

  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed

Reviews of Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

7.0
Good208 verified reviews
0.6Solo
0.3Couples
0.1Friends
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What are the best nearby attractions?

You'll find Cavancha Beach just 0.3 miles away, as well as Casino de Iquique, Astoreca Palace, and Mercado Centanario within a mile.

What are the main amenities offered at the hostel?

The hostel offers a shared kitchen, bar/lounge, game room, and a terrace/patio, along with services like bicycle rental and a tour desk.

How is the cleanliness of the hostel?

While some guests mentioned that the toilets and showers could be cleaner, others appreciated the comfy interior and the good service provided.

Are the beds comfortable?

Guests have mentioned that the beds are comfortable, but some have also suggested that the double rooms could have been tidier.

When is the best time to visit the hostel?

The high season is in May, and the low season is in September, so plan your visit accordingly to enjoy the wonderful view and excellent location.

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Opt for Upper Floor Rooms

Guests recommend choosing rooms on the upper floors for better views and a quieter atmosphere.

Consider Noise Levels

Some guests experienced noise disturbances, so light sleepers may want to bring earplugs or choose a quieter room location.

Check Room Cleanliness

While some guests found the rooms comfortable, others mentioned cleanliness issues, so it's advisable to check room conditions before settling in.

Utilize the Shared Kitchen

Take advantage of the well-equipped shared kitchen to prepare meals and save on dining expenses.

Be Mindful of Security

Some guests reported issues with lockers and theft, so it's essential to secure personal belongings and use the available storage facilities cautiously.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hostel's proximity to Cavancha Beach and various attractions makes it convenient for leisure activities and sightseeing.

Consider Wi-Fi Connectivity

Guests on the upper floors experienced limited Wi-Fi coverage, so those reliant on internet access may want to inquire about signal strength in different areas of the hostel.

Engage with the Staff

The friendly and helpful staff can provide valuable local insights and assistance, enhancing the overall guest experience.

Plan for Seasonal Crowds

Consider the high and low season months to align your visit with preferred crowd levels and weather conditions.

Manage Expectations

Some guests noted that the hostel's facilities and cleanliness may not meet high expectations, so it's beneficial to approach the stay with realistic expectations.

Location

Amunategui 2075, Iquique

What's nearby

  • Cavancha Beach0.3 mi
  • Casino de Iquique0.5 mi
  • Astoreca Palace0.8 mi
  • Sala de Artes Collahuasi0.8 mi
  • Mercado Centanario0.8 mi
  • Museo Regional0.9 mi
  • Teatro Municipal1 mi
  • Plaza Prat1 mi
  • Hospital Regional de Iquique1.1 mi
  • Parroquia Catedral1.2 mi
  • Iquique Naval Museum1.2 mi
  • Tierra de Campeones1.3 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

Low season

September

High season

December

Average price (weeknight)

$16

Average price (weekend night)

$41
Cheapest month to stay with an average 44% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 44% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

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Top tips for your stay at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in September and December.
  • The cheapest price a room at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $16, while the most expensive was $16.
  • How long should you stay at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique

  • Where is Backpacker's Hostel Iquique located?

    Backpacker's Hostel Iquique is located at Amunategui 2075, 0.8 miles from the center of Iquique. Cavancha Beach is the closest landmark to Backpacker's Hostel Iquique.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 11:30 AM at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique.

  • Does Backpacker's Hostel Iquique offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Backpacker's Hostel Iquique offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Backpacker's Hostel Iquique from the airport?

    Backpacker's Hostel Iquique is 21.3 miles from Iquique Cavancha.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Backpacker's Hostel Iquique hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique in Iquique and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Backpacker's Hostel Iquique and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Backpacker's Hostel Iquique.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.2

Distance to city center

0.8 mi

Nearest Airport

Iquique Cavancha

Distance to airport

21.3 mi