CLP 15,000 per night
CLP 15,000 per night
Un Destino No Turistico, Chile Chico, Chile

Un Destino No Turistico

Chile Chico, Chile - Camino Laguna La Manga Km 1, 5, Puerto Guadal

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Description - Hostel

In this lovely and colourful Eco Hostel with only 2 rooms, you will enjoy a bright guest kitchen & living room with mountain and lake views.

  The Dormitory: Bright and spacious 6-bed dorm with high ceilings and lake views. Cozy and comfortable beds with duvets and reading lamps. Also with private eco-toilet.

  The Twin room: Cozy and colourful, with garden&mountain views.
Comfortable single beds with duvets and solar reading lamps. Also private eco-toilet non en-suite.

This is an ecological and educative project about sustainable life. Here you might learn, experience and get inspired with new ideas about recycling, renewables, solar cooking, organic agriculture, permaculture...

WHY ECO ? Because we live in a sustainable way, so staying with us means you will cause lowest environmental impact in Patagonia, helping to protect the pristine nature of this region.

A ¨zero waste¨ Eco Hostel
How? With simple practices, you will experience that you may produce Zero Waste (or nearly) and that the water and energy you daily consume is less than usual. It will depend on you...

WHAT TO DO
Puerto Guadal is a beautiful and quiet village at the lakeside where you can explore the off-the-
beaten-track surroundings. Using Puerto Guadal as "base camp" you can take various day trips to visit the highlights around General Carrera lake. Just take a local bus and be back by evening. You can visit Puerto Tranquilo (Marble Caves), Puerto Bertrand, Baker river (rafting), Cochrane (Valle Chacabuco) and Chile Chico.

The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 2
  • Year built: 2010
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: CLP 15,000 (Chilean Peso)

Camping Mixed Dorm Twin
  • Check-in: 12:00am
  • Check-out: 10:00am

Hostel amenities

Audio-visual Library Bamboo Geodesic Dome Composting Toilets Fair Trade on-site Shop Kitchen facilities Organic Gardens Parabolic Sun Cooker Solar Shower Sun Oven kitchen facilities

Room amenities

ECO-KITCHEN: For preparing simple meals, you will enjoy a bright guest kitchen. For saving energy and learning, we use the parabolic sun cooker, the solar oven and the hay box. Soon we will build an eco-fridge.

ECO TOILETS: We use composting toilets, solar showers and we reuse grey waters for irrigation.

Hostel rates include kitchen facilities and free organic tea.

-Tent 4 Rent: If hostel is full, meanwhile you can rent a tent with bed linen. Max. 2 people

Backpacker facilities Lockers Mountain view rooms Non-smoking rooms Solar Lighting indoors


Neighborhood
Points of interest
  • GENERAL CARRERA LAKE (1. 5 KM)
  • COCHRANE (75 KM)
  • MARBLE CAVES (80 KM)
  • CHILE CHICO (100 KM)
  • AUSTRAL HIGHWAY (10 KM)
  • BAHIA EXPLORADORES (90 KM)

Policies
Price details

CLP 15,000 per night (Chilean Peso)

PICK-UP SERVICE: We can pick you up at Cruce el Maitén (at the junction with Carretera Austral) Price: 5.000 pesos p/p. FREE (one way) if you stay 3 nights. You must tell us in advance, where your bus comes from and your arrival time.

Credit cards: Not accepted on location

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

Cash payment on arrival.

Location - Hostel

Camino Laguna La Manga Km 1, 5, Puerto Guadal
Chile Chico
Aisén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo (Región Aisén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo)
Chile  00

Latitude: -46.85754, Longitude: -72.69785

How to get there

WE ARE LOCATED 100 Km WEST OF CHILE CHICO, IN PUERTO GUADAL : it is about 2 hours by bus from Chile Chico.

Daily buses from Chile Chico, Coyhaique, P. Tranquilo, Cochrane and Los Antiguos (Argentina).
For checking out bus schedules, see below.

We are located 1, 5 Km from Puerto Guadal, on the Camino Laguna La Manga road (at the exit of the village towards Chile Chico).

In Puerto Guadal itself there are several services: supermarkets, restaurants, internet, gas station..

Puerto Guadal is on the southern shore route of General Carrera lake which connects the Carretera Austral (cruce El Maiten) with Argentinian Ruta 40 (via Chile Chico - Los Antiguos border crossing).

WE ARE LOCATED IN PUERTO GUADAL ( 2 hours by bus from Chile Chico).

BUS SCHEDULES TO PUERTO GUADAL:

FROM CHILE CHICO:
Monday and Friday 8:00 h.
Bus Marfer: Departs. from Pedro A. Gonzalez 150 St.

Tuesday and Friday 11:00 h.
Bus Costa Carrera: Departs. from Manuel Rodriguez 253 St.

  Monday and Thursday 16:00 h.
Bus Seguel: Departs. from Supermercado Sur, Av. OHiggins 394

  Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 16:00 h.
Bus Eca: Departs. in front of Eca supermarket, Av. OHiggins

Tip - Get off the bus at the junction with Laguna La Manga (500 m. before village).

FROM COYHAIQUE (DIRECT BUS):

  Tuesday and Friday 13:00 h.
Bus ECA: Departs. Alejandro Gutierrez 79, corner 21 de Mayo St.
  Wednesday 13:00 h.
Bus Seguel: Departs. Errazuriz 1358 St.

FROM COYHAIQUE (BUS+PICK-UP SERVICE):

Bus Coyhaique- Cruce El Maiten junction ( 10 km before P. Guadal) and Transfer to the Eco Hostel.
Daily buses running Carretera Austral from Coyhaique pass by this junction (about 15:00 h): Bus Sao Paulo, Acuario 13, Don Carlos. We can pick you up there if you tell us in advance.

FROM COYHAIQUE (via GENERAL CARRERA LAKE ):

Daily services bus (Coyhaique - Puerto Ibanez) and ferry (Puerto Ibanez - Chile Chico). Then, take a bus Chile Chico-Puerto Guadal.

Bus ACUNA: Office: Moraleda 308 corner Carrera St.
Bus Carolina:

FROM COCHRANE (DIRECT BUS):

Monday and Friday 16:00 h.
Bus Marfer: Departs. from Nirvana shop, Rio Maiten St. in front of Rojita Supermarket.

FROM COCHRANE (BUS+PICK-UP SERVICE):

Bus Cochrane- Cruce El Maiten junction (10 km before P. Guadal) and Transfer to the Eco Hostel.
Daily buses running Carretera Austral from Cochrane pass by this junction (about 9:00 h): Bus Sao Paulo, Acuario 13, Don Carlos. We can pick you up there if you tell us in advance.

FROM PUERTO TRANQUILO (DIRECT BUS):

  Tuesday and Friday 17:00 h.
Bus ECA: Departs. from Costanera
  Wednesday 17:00 h.
Bus Seguel: Departs. from Costanera
  Wednesday and Sunday 14:00 h
Bus Costa Carrera : Departs. from Costanera

FROM PUERTO TRANQUILO (BUS+PICK-UP SERVICE):

Bus P. Tranquilo- Cruce El Maiten junction (10 km before Puerto Guadal)and Transfer to the Eco Hostel.
Daily, at 14:00 h. aprox. buses running Carretera Austral from Coyhaique stop in Puerto Tranquilo and pass by El Maiten junction: Bus Sao Paulo, Acuario 13, Don Carlos. We can pick you up there if you tell us in advance.

FROM ARGENTINA:
Closest border: Los Antiguos - Chile Chico
1.- Buses to Los Antiguos from: El Calafate, El Chalten, Perito Moreno, Esquel, Bariloche and Caleta Olivia. Check Argentinian buses: Taqsa, Caltur and Chaltentravel
2.- Bus border crossing Los Antiguos - Chile Chico: Every day at 14:00 and 19:00 h .
3.- Bus Chile Chico-Puerto Guadal (check schedules above).

Nearest airport: BALMACEDA (COYHAIQUE) 240KM