Fauna Hotel - Valparaiso

Paseo Dimalow 166, Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Cl, Valparaiso, Chile, 2340000  show map
 3 stars
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Fauna Hotel - Valparaiso

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Overview

The unique 3-star Fauna Hotel is set in the center of Valparaiso. Featuring innovative architecture, the property was remodeled in 2012.

A short stroll of 5 minutes will take you to Dimalow Walk. A 20-minute walk to the center of Valparaiso.

There is Port Valparaiso subway station at a reachable distance. Fast access to Arturo Merino Benitez airport within 90 km is provided.

Rooms

Fauna Hotel offers 16 guestrooms appointed with a private safe, a kitchen, heating, a closet and a speaker phone with all the sights of Valparaiso within easy access. The beautiful rooms feature the sea view. They have a contemporary interior.

Eat & Drink

Start your day with a free breakfast served at the restaurant. The hotel features a terrace restaurant serving international cuisine. Serving an array of dishes, Samsara and ViaVia Cafe are just 100 meters away.

Services

Fauna Hotel welcomes guests, offering a designated smoking area, a baggage storage and a car park along with computers, a meeting room and a photocopier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   16.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid ski shuttle
  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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Hotel Address:

Paseo Dimalow 166, Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Cl, Valparaiso, Chile, 2340000

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City Center
  • Valparaiso
    4300 ft
Airports
Underground stations
  • Port Station Valparaiso
    2000 ft
  • Bellavista
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe Vinilo (cuisine: Chilean)
    300 ft
  • ViaVia Cafe (cuisine: Belgian)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    16

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Dimalow Walk400 ft
  • Cerro Concepcion400 ft
  • Atkinson Walk700 ft
  • Casona Mirador de Lukas1000 ft
  • Gervasoni Walk1000 ft
  • Yuguslavo Walk1400 ft
  • Puppet and Clown Museum1700 ft
  • Lord Thomas Cochrane Sea Museum2000 ft
  • City Center4000 ft
  • 21 de Mayo walk4300 ft
  • Naval and Maritime Museum4600 ft
  • Mirador Marina Mercante1.0 mi
  • Playa Ancha1.4 mi
  • Cerro Alegre1.4 mi

Places of interest

  • Valparaíso's Port4300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Cerro Concepcion700 ft
  • Paseo Gervasoni1000 ft
  • Sotomayor Square2000 ft
  • Héroes de Iquique Monument2000 ft

Museums

  • Baburizza Palace1000 ft
  • Pablo Neruda´s House and Museum La Sebastiana1.0 mi

Business areas

  • Turri Clock1000 ft

Underground stations

  • Port Station Valparaiso1700 ft
  • Bellavista1700 ft
  • Puerto1700 ft
  • Francia4300 ft
  • Barón1.2 mi

Public parking

  • El Mercurio Building1000 ft
  • National Council of Culture and Arts1700 ft
  • Santiago Severín Library2300 ft

Local attractions

  • Bufo Travesias1.1 mi
    Gran Bretana 425 - 2, Valparaiso
  • Quinta Vergara4.4 mi
    Vina del MarChile
  • Palacio Rioja4.9 mi
    3 Norte, Vina del Mar
  • Palacio Presidencial4.0 mi
    Cerro Castillo, Vina del Mar
  • Fonck Museum4.8 mi
    4 Norte 784, Vina del Mar

Near the hotel

  • Fine Arts Museum 1300 ft
    Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso
  • Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaiso2200 ft
    ValparaisoChile
  • Navy Building2000 ft
    Plaza Sotomayor, Valparaiso
  • Parliament Building3600 ft
    ValparaisoChile

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Vinilo300 ft

    Address: Av. Almirante Montt 448
    Phone: 56 32 2230 665

    65% likes this, based on 194 reviews
    Cuisine: Chilean
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 16

  • Samsara300 ft

    Address: Almirante Montt 427, Cerro Alegre.
    Phone: (32) 2592492

    70% likes this, based on 88 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 26

  • Cocina Puerto400 ft

    Address: Almirante Montt 455

    74% likes this, based on 80 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • ViaVia Cafe200 ft

    Address: Almirante Montt 217
    Phone: +(56)323192134

    75% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: Belgian
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 17

  • El Desayunador300 ft

    Address: Almirante Montt 399
    Phone: (56-32) 236 59 33

    76% likes this, based on 74 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    16

Hotel Awards

ChileanHOTEL AWARDSBest DesignValparaisoFauna Hotel

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Best Design Hotels in Chile

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Fauna Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fauna Hotel

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 38 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.8

    Loved the decor... it is all made of refurbished or recycled materials. Had a really cool, old vibe to the place.

    It is probably more for younger folks. Did feel a bit like a hostal.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We had a very warm welcome at the Fauna hotel. You enter at the top of the hotel where there's a reception/café/lounge leading on to a sunny roof top terrace with views of Valpo and the bay below. The hotel is a stylish mix of natural wood clad walls, exposed concrete where it clings to the hill-side and painted rough plaster. The rooms are all down below the top floor and ours was 2 flights down. We chose a standard room on the hill side which was lit by a large window from a light well. We felt cocooned here but others may feel it's dark. Our bed was big and comfortable (for us that meant medium/soft) with crisp fresh white bedding. The bathroom painted pure brilliant white with slate floor and monsoon shower did what it should. The WiFi worked very well.

    We thoroughly enjoyed our three Nights at Fauna. Those who are sensitive to noise may prefer to stay elsewhere as you can hear heavy footed guests in the rooms above and sometimes the distant sounds of music, chat and good times from the café/bar above.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The room was extremely comfortable, well sized and with a fantastic view over Valparaiso. The design with exposed adobe walls was also very stylish. The staff were very friendly and we also ate in their cafe restaurant on two occasions, lunch and dinner and both were very good. The quirky decor was fun and on the right side of line.

    On our last night we were disturbed by a group of teenagers sitting outside the hotel at around 4am having loud conversations and drinking. This is not something the Fauna was responsible for but perhaps double glazing would have reduced the impact.

  • Couple
    5.0

    its location and very good restaurant and one very helpful member of staff in the whole building he is practical and helpful and even got an outside number so we could call a cab to get to hospital he deserves so praise

    its generally miserable staff except one who was very helpful. my girlfriend became ill during our stay- the hotel lacked a working telephone and from that location mobile calls were impossible- we were in a emergency room for around 7 hrs because she had high blood pressure, the hotel lacked any empathy or helpfulness in this situation. they said they had made an error in payment on the day we asked to check and move to a hotel with a working telephone internet and air con- as my girlfriend had needed a cardiology specialist to asses her before we could leave the ER at hospital- the receptionist argued about cancellation for an hour before saying he would give it to us half price after discussing with his manager in the most patronizing of tones. Then called us up to say we had not cancelled the booking and even phoned us at are next hotel after are 12 hour ordeal with casualty. They sent threatening e mail and took a payment for the full amount after saying the would agree to half the price. They made a forced payment from my bank account without permission after getting a signature to the amount the promised avoid at all costs, they are liars and incompetent and less that helpful in difficult situations my girlfriend is seeing many specialist doctors and i am considering writing a letter on her behalf to shame them into taking some honest action. Unreliable untrustworthy and they sent threatening e mails before i could confirm what the amount was that they withdrew , they may have a swipe machine that shows you a number on the receipt and displays another. They lied and cant keep there word only stay for the minimum of time and go to there cafe and dont risk a night there, the food is excellent and cheap

  • Single
    10.0

    Beautiful boutique hotel, very helpful and knowledgeable staff, great food, perfect service. Very convenient location on a quiet pedestrian street at the top of Ascensor Reina Victoria, easy to find and perfect location for exploring Cerro Alegre and Concepcion.

    Top room (no 6) can be noisy due to kitchen, stairs and walkway.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    This was a beautiful hotel with a great location. There is a hip vibe, but I brought my parents and they were fine with it too. There is a terrace on the restaurant with great views of the ocean and the city, the rooms were clean and creative, with big comfy beds. The breakfast was included, had great coffee and was a great spread. The owners were around a lot and showed us pictures of how much work they had put into renovating the building. I would definitely stay here again.

    If you are a light sleeper, request a room that does not face the street.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Great place to stay, the staff are very welcoming and the hotel was comfortable and in a great location.

  • Single
    7.0

    Locaton was ok for a visit to the old city of Valpariso

    Spent two hours looking forthe hotel. There were no directions given. Even Google Maps and Google Earth did not help. Hotel is on a ally off a street that was under construction and closed. The hotel should be advising guests of this issue. The hotel is just at the top of an Ascensor. Yo would think that would be a great way to tell guests where it is. I asked at least a dozen local people including local stores about the location (in Spanish) and none know of it.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Fauna hotel is a really unique hotel in a great location in Chile. Plenty of great restaurants and Cafe's nearby. The staff were also very helpful and friendly.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Fauna is a very artsy boutique hotel and provides us with a fabulous view of the sea, port & the city of Valparaiso. The hotel provided us with personalized service. The hotel has a good vibe and atmosphere.

    Hotel facilities are basic and Breakfast is quite simple.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Hotel was nicely located in the bohemian area of the city. Nice place to use as a base to visit the city.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff couldn't have been nicer. Gizelle was the chef and prepared us a delicious dinner, Gabriel chatted with us about Valparaiso and Chile, the view from our patio while we ate was magnificent. Daniel lugged our huge bags to our rooms. All spoke good English, and made us feel at homer.

    The only thing hard was that our room was three stories down, no elevator, but I guess that's Valparaiso! It's quirky, funky, great fun, and extremely comfortable otherwise.

  • Couple
    7.8

    very comfortable beds nice location friendly staff good breakfast

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    About the only thing this hotel has going for it is its friendly, helpful staff and convenient location. The bed was comfortable.

    Hotel's amenities were not commensurate with the outrageously high nightly rate charged. The hotel did not have an elevator so we had to make numerous trips up and down several flights of stairs with our luggage. Room did not come equipped with telephone, tv, mirror, hair dryer, luggage rack, or even a small cupboard where we could store our suitcases/clothes. The only space available to put our suitcases was the floor so there was barely room for us to walk. No telephone meant having to ascend the stairs to the Front Desk whenever we had a query. Room was tiny and very, very dark. Bathroom lighting was so bad you could barely see yourself in the mirror. Bottom line is this place needs a lot of work before charging what it does.

  • Couple
    3.2

    Large rooms, nice decoration. Breakfast was good.

    Fauna Hotel is a rip off. We chose this hotel based on the reviews on Booked.net, even though is was the most expensive during our 2 months in the region. We did not care that the rooms are basic (no airco/fan, no safe, no tv, no minibar, in one room not even a dustbin). A hotel is a place to sleep in, and that is the main problem of this hotel. It is a wooden hotel, with only 6 rooms. We slept in 2 of them. The first one was situated below the kitchen. This is cleaned at night, so we had to wait until 4am to get some sleep. We changed to a room below, but this is next to stairs. At night many people use these to sit, drink, shout and sing. So, the next 2 nights we did not get much sleep either. The staff is friendly but they don't seem to understand the problem. "'This is Valparaiso"' is their answer. And why have a few nights of live music per week in a wooden hotel? Do you want a bar or a hotel? Our suggestion to them is to cut prices in half and call it a hostel. That way, the price would match the quality

How to reach hotel

hotel Fauna Hotel - Valparaiso Valparaiso location
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Hotel Address:

Paseo Dimalow 166, Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Cl, Valparaiso, Chile, 2340000

Get directions
City Center
  • Valparaiso
    4300 ft
Airports
Underground stations
  • Port Station Valparaiso
    2000 ft
  • Bellavista
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe Vinilo (cuisine: Chilean)
    300 ft
  • ViaVia Cafe (cuisine: Belgian)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    16

Hotel Awards

ChileanHOTEL AWARDSBest DesignValparaisoFauna Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Design Hotels in Chile

Use Badge