How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Microwave in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Room service
- Refrigerator in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotelera Vegasur La Serena
Travel Blogs from La Serena
... we had been a bit theify; Korina realised on the bus that we hadn't paid. Oops! We'll have to transfer the money when the banks open after the weekend. The bus driver was responsible for a very stressful journey down the hill. For a start, he set off before Korina was even on the bus. Next, he dealt out our change one-handed whilst driving. Who knows what his hurry was. At the other end, we made a quick trip to the supermarket and bought a single onion in the ...
... we could have been back in Italy.
But of course, along with all of these nice changes, comes a price increase. Chile is certainly the most expensive South American country we have visited. However we are expecting Brazil to change that.
So our main reason to visit Vicuña ...
... chances with even a ten minute walk with everything you own in two backpacks.
It was a find walk and La Serena is a really nice little town. The difference between here and Bolivia is drastic. You can see that there is money here, and the buildings, houses, and malls are really nice. In Bolivia, there was nothing nicely built. I got to Hostal El Arbol at 6:30am and rang the door bell twice, but no one came. I just sat ...
... The trip was scenic meandering up the valley and took just over an hour. Lots of dead looking grapevines. There's an icy cold looking river that goes the full length of the valley as well as a large man made dam. Their irrigation systems look quite extraordinary - pumping water to the top of the mountains which then gravity feed back to the bottom. On arrival to Vicuna we ...
... far the bus companies in South America have provided a far better service than the airline, Iberia, which I took to get here: They did not even serve a snack or a drink on my two and a half hour connecting flight from Düsseldorf to Madrid or did not even have an entertainment system when flying from Madrid to Santiago for roughly 13 hours...
Arriving in Santiago at 5 in the morning when coming back from Argentina was still ...