Modern Santiago

Traditionally, Patagonian travelers have transferred through Santiago airport and onwards to their final destination, however things have changed. This cosmopolitan and fast-changing city, considered by many as a culinary hotspot, is one of Latin America’s rising stars with so much to offer every type of visitor.

World renowned wine regions, mountainous landscapes for adventure activities and the eclectic UNESCO coastal city of Valparaíso are all within a short drive of Santiago. A stay in Chile’s capital should be incorporated into any Patagonian adventure.

Where can I stay in Santiago?

Illustrated Guide

Providencia & Vitacura Neighbourhoods

Providencia and Vitacura are safe, elegant residential neighbourhoods located close to the centre of Santiago. They're well served by road to the airport and with the nearby metro it's only a short trip to the historical sights of the capital. Quieter than some of the other touristic districts, these neighbourhoods have a relaxed feel with plenty of bars, restaurants, cafés and modern up-and-coming gastronomic offerings.


Hotel Bidasoa

A beautiful and welcoming boutique hotel located near some great restaurants and cafés in a quiet and relaxing part of Santiago.

The hotel boasts 87 spacious and well-lit rooms with a homely feel, friendly service from its staff, and ample and verdant outdoor space with a pool for relaxing in the heat of a Santiago summer.

Bidasoa is very proud of its sustainable principles and its excellent vegan food in its superb restaurant.

Hotel Bidasoa, Santiago


Hotel Solace

Located near the metro, this 4-star hotel has 108 uniquely styled modern and spacious rooms.

The highlight is undoubtedly its rooftop terrace with pool and bar, providing one of the best places to see the sunset and the city’s stunning skyline.

With a noteworthy in-house Mediterranean restaurant, this modern hotel is both comfortable and great value for your time in Santiago.

Hotel Solace, Santiago

Noi Vitacura

A stay at Noi is refined and sophisticated. Relax in the spa, enjoy exquisite dining and experience sunset from the rooftop pool and bar.

This hotel feels 5-star, but without the associated price tag, and its modern architecture is an attraction in itself.

Situated close to both the Bicentenary Park and San Cristobal Hill, you’re never far away from the green lungs of the capital.

Noi Vitacura, Santiago

No Frills

Hotel Ladera

This hotel is in a great location at the foot of San Cristobal Hill. It's close to many bars and restaurants and only a short walk from the metro station.

Sleekly designed, it’s 36 rooms are practical and well equipped, and the sun terrace and rooftop pool provide a welcome break from the Santiago heat during summer.

It's a great value option for travelers to Santiago, especially those who will be out exploring the city for most of the day.

Hotel Ladera, Santiago

Hotel Director

This hotel offers 96 spacious rooms with contemporary minimalist decor in a great location in Vitacura.

Apart from the excellent service, you can enjoy cooling off in the outdoor pool or unwinding in the sauna.

Rooms have views of the mountains and city and some are specially designed for people with reduced mobility.

Hotel Director, Santiago

Lastarria Neighbourhood

This old, historic neighbourhood, which is little more than a few streets, has a village like feel nestled in the hustle and bustle of the centre of Santiago. It has great restaurants and cafes, artistic independent shops and is within walking distance of the 'Plaza de Armas', Museo de Bellas Artes (fine art museum) and the neighbourhood of Bellavista. On a Saturday and Sunday it also has a fun little antiques market.


Santiago Hotels

The Singular

A large, modern hotel, very well located in the city centre on the lovely streets of the the Lastarria neighbourhood.

With a rooftop terrace and outdoor pool, you can enjoy beautiful views over the city before returning to your spacious room.

This hotel lacks a certain amount of local character and the service is naturally quite impersonal, but if you're looking for a luxurious base for a night or two in Santiago, this is a great option.

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What our customers think of Santiago Hotels

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We would recommend staying at the Hotel Cumbres in Santiago because it is in the 'Bohemian' district of Santiago, with great places to eat, visit and people watch.

Travelled: October 2017

Peter - Australia

Luciano K was unique and a good taste of a small Chilean hotel. Read the full review

Travelled: January 2018

Marty & Margaret Schmidt - United States Of America

Luciano K was an amazing hotel. Highly recommend it to everyone in Santiago.

Travelled: November 2017

Betty - California, USA

Airport Hotels


Santiago Airport Holiday Inn

The perfect place for any late-night or early-morning flights, the Holiday Inn can be found right outside Santiago's international airport.

Whilst not as charming or unique as other options, the ease and practicality of walking off of a long-haul flight and into your hotel room late at night is certainly worth considering.

Santiago Hotels

Matetic Vineyard

Why not stay in a winery estate just 50 miles from Santiago Airport?

This peaceful all-inclusive retreat, just outside bustling Santiago, is ideal for both wine lovers and those simply wanting some R&R at the end of their adventure.

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Although Santiago is a sprawling city, the city centre is quite compact with many of the historic buildings, bars and restaurants nestled together in just a few neighbourhoods. 


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