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Cape Woolamai, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2014

We stayed here in late September 2014. We moved from a noisy hostel nearby, and the staff were very kind an accommodating. The hostel is a beautifully decorated old building and is very clean. They even arranged breakfast for us 5am :)

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Rosie, We are very happy to have received your feedback. We always try to give our best in order to provide our guests the service they deserve. Thanks a lot for your comment and we hope to host you again. Greetings from all the team Happy House Hostel

Reviewed 18 November 2014

Happy House was accommodating from the very beginning when we tried to book a room. They were extremely helpful with arranging our stay and even got us a separate room for our children. They took a special interest in our family and we truly appreciated the help. The hostel is in a large, historic building with eclectically painted walls. There...

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you very much for your nice review and the time you`ve taken to write it. It was our pleasure to have hosted you and your family at our place. We wish you luck with the trip and with the blog. Keep writing those wonderful experiences. We will be very glad to keep following and reading your blog...

Shanghai Region, China
Reviewed 5 November 2014

The place is fancy!!! Used to be some rich person's house, huge and lovely in a very quiet neighborhood. Bathrooms are clean, swimming pool and balcony are cozy, breakfast , dining place and kitchen are nice and huge. Nice and helpful staff with a whole bunch of activities and advices available. Everything perfect!! I will definitely stay there again.

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Qiyunlan, We are very happy to have received your lovely feedback. We definitely appreciate the time you have taken to write your comment and we look forward to seeing you again. We wish you the best and we will be waiting for your next visit. Greetings from all the team Happy House Hostel

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2014

I stayed here in late September 2014. The building is beautiful, and the location excellent with a main metro station within two blocks and some great restaurants/bars 2-3 blocks away on Ave Brazil. It's very easy to get to from the airport, via the bus to Los Heroes then a non-scary 4 block walk (even in the dead of night,...

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Saminbrizzle, We are very happy to have received your wonderful feedback. We also appreciate the time you have taken to write your comment and we look forward to seeing you again. We wish you the best and we will be waiting for your next visit. Greetings from all the team Happy House Hostel

Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

Amazing old building that they have done up in a funky creative way. Nice outdoor pool area and other bar/social areas although when I was there in October it was pretty quiet. My room way fine near the main hall way but my parents room upstairs was by the street and extremely noisy. Other than that everything was great, and...

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Charlie, We are very happy to have received your feedback. We definitely appreciate the time you have taken to write your comment and we look forward to seeing you again in November. I personally wish you and your family a good time in Argentina and remember when we get your lost luggage from Iberia we will keep it safe...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Had one night booked here by the overland company we travelled with up to Santiago, but after reading rave reviews, decided to book another two nights at our own expense... it was a great decision! Rooms are huge, good value at $67/night for two with private bathroom and large breakfast included. Didn't see the dorm rooms, but the kitchen was...

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Franco and Clare, We are very happy to have received your great feedback. We don`t have any words to describe how much we appreciate your honest and detailed comment. We feel very proud when guests are able to enjoy as much as they can their time with us and specially when they can tell we are trying to provide...

durban
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Had a good time. Was happy with the service and breakfast eggs excellent. Good WiFi and helpful staff. Wooden floors creaked but not a huge issue. Kitchen facilities were great and BBQ option well used

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Sirrahcram, We are very happy to have received your feedback. We also appreciate the time you have taken to write your comment and we look forward to seeing you again. We wish you the best and we will be waiting for your next visit. Greetings from all the team Happy House Hostel

Paris, France
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Ideally located ( 3 minutes walk from Los heroes metro station or the airport shuttle bus). Clean rooms, a large kitchen to cook, a beautiful swimming pool. hotel has just been renovated. Great team : smily, available and knowledgeable about what you should do.. Idéalement situé ( 3 minutes a pied du metro los heroes ou de la vatte aéroport)....

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Nick, Thanks a lot for you comment. We are very glad to know you`ve enjoyed your time with us and we do hope to have you back in the near future. You are always welcome in your house, Happy House Hostel :) Big hug from all the Happy House Family

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 September 2014

This place really lives up to its name. The staff are welcoming and accommodating. We spent several short stays here while we were sorting out replacement passports in Santiago. We were able to leave bags while we went on short trips around Chile. The rooms are beautiful with lovely furniture and they wouldn't be out of place in a boutique...

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Ricardo E, Gerente at Happy House Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Ben, Better late than never mate. We are very happy to have received your feedback. We definitely appreciate the time you have taken to write your comment and we look forward to seeing you again. We wish you the best and we will be waiting for you. Greetings from all the team Happy House Hostel

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Happy House is a giant converted townhouse, think massive high ceilings and classic features. The age also means it's a little run down, but they were doing lots of work painting etc. the rooms have a tendency to be a bit cold at night. Positives include a wicked breakfast with eggs, a good central location, and a pool/outdoor area.

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Dear Qabu, We are very happy to have received your feedback. We definitely appreciate the time you have taken to write your comment and we look forward to seeing you again. We wish you the best and we will be waiting for you. Greetings from all the team Happy House Hostel

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Happy House Hostel An Oasis in the heart of Santiago. Located in Moneda Street in the middle of the historic part of the city and just steps from government palace, main square and the main tourist attractions of Santiago. Happy House Hostel offers a high quality service due to obtaining Q seal of quality the S seal of sustainability granted by SERNATUR (National Tourism Service of Chile), besides having an impressive infrastructure, facilities, long market experience and strong commitment of the staff with each of its guests. Our services are: Buffet breakfast, 24 hours of reception, free internet access (Wi Fi and stationary computers), safes in private rooms and lockers in dorms, tourist information and reservations for tours of the season, free luggage storage, laundry, mini bar at reception with 24 hour service of drinks, mineral water and beers, bilingual staff (Spanish - English), recreational and cultural activities (Dancing classes, Chilean BBQ, movie nights, free tours around town, etc.), bike rental, online bus tickets reservations, organization of transport services (only from the hostel to the airport or elsewhere), free national service calls from reception, book exchange, heating in rooms with private bathroom and common areas (winter season), late check out (asking for availability in advance at reception) and a lot more. Our facilities are: Fully equipped kitchen, comfortable and spacious terraces and living rooms, swimming pool, TV rooms with international signal, outside bar, entertainment area (pool table, tennis table, mini football table, chess table and table games), wine cellar with tasting sessions of national strains, BBQ area (including free use of grills) and a lot more. We wait for you :) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Happy House Hostel

Address: Moneda 1829, Santiago 8340493, Chile
Region: Chile > Santiago Metropolitan Region > Santiago
Price Range: RM85 - RM285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Happy House Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“been in a 6-bed room, which was astonishingly clean, so the single rooms must be suite-like”
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