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1 room, 2 adults

Fauna Hotel, Valparaiso, Chile

3-star3 stars
Paseo Dimalow 166, Valparaiso, Valparaiso, 234000, Chile

Victorian hotel with restaurant, connected to a shopping center, near Reina Victoria Lift
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Fauna Hotel, Valparaiso, Chile

from P5,415
  • Suite
  • Superior Room
  • Standard Double or Twin Room

What’s around Fauna Hotel, Valparaiso, Chile


  • Reina Victoria Lift - 2 min walk
  • Mirador Paseo Gervasoni - 5 min walk
  • Valparaiso University - 7 min walk
  • Plaza Sotomayor - 10 min walk
  • Port of Valparaiso - 22 min walk
  • Flower Clock - 5.2 mi / 8.3 km
  • Wulff Castle - 5.2 mi / 8.4 km
  • Quinta Vergara - 6.2 mi / 9.9 km

Getting around

  • Arturo Merino Benitez Airport (SCL) - 72 min drive
  • Puerto Station - 9 min walk
  • Bellavista Station - 10 min walk
  • Francia Station - 20 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ski shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 16 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-12:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 15

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

  • Cruise terminal shuttle *

  • Ferry terminal shuttle *


  • No parking


  • Area shuttle *

  • Beach shuttle *

  • Ski shuttle *

  • Shopping center shuttle *

  • Casino shuttle *

  • Theme park shuttle *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ski shuttle (surcharge)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
Working away
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1870
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Fauna - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Fauna Hotel, Valparaiso, Chile’s small print

Also known as

  • Fauna Hotel
  • Fauna Hotel Hotel
  • Fauna Hotel Valparaiso
  • Fauna Hotel Hotel Valparaiso
  • Fauna Hotel Valparaiso
  • Fauna Valparaiso
  • Hotel Fauna


This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • The national sales tax (19%) may be charged upon check-out to citizens of Chile regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying in the country for 60 consecutive days or more. To qualify for a tax exemption, foreigners must pay for their stay in foreign currency (not in Chilean pesos) and present a valid passport along with the migration card they received upon arrival in the country at check-in. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of CLP 80000 per vehicle (one way)

Cruise ship terminal shuttle and ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service to the beach, casino, shopping center, ski area, and theme park is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Fauna Hotel, Valparaiso, Chile

  • Does Fauna Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Fauna Hotel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Fauna Hotel?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Fauna Hotel.
  • Are pets allowed at Fauna Hotel?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Fauna Hotel?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 12:30 AM. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Fauna Hotel?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves international cuisine.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Fauna Hotel?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is CLP 80000 per vehicle one way.
  • What is there to do near Fauna Hotel?
    Recommended spots to visit include Reina Victoria Lift (2-min walk) and Mirador Paseo Gervasoni (5-min walk), along with Valparaiso University (7-min walk) and Plaza Sotomayor (10-min walk).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 97 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Fabulous location in the colorful, funky neighborhood of Cerro Alegre! The hotel is stylish, clean and comfortable. Staff was friendly and super helpful. The rooftop bar and restaurant have an amazing view and the food/cocktails were fabulous.
keith, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great location, good mattress, nice staff.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fauna - great location, interesting architecture.
The Fauna Hotel is a unique hotel. It was lovingly created. The hotel and rooms are on 4 floors. Our rooms were on the bottom floor 1 (the reception is on floor 3). Thankfully Iris greeted us when we arrived and carried my heavy suitcase down the 2 long flights of stairs. (Someone else carried it back up). The restaurant (4th floor) served an excellent breakfast buffet, including custom eggs. We had dinner there and all the food and wine were fabulous. The view of Valpariso from the restaurant was AMAZING! The hotel is located right at the top of a funicular and near some bakeries and small shops. We did a lot of walking in Valpariso! It's a lovely city. The Fauna is in a great area, and it's easy to get to many other places in Valpo by walking. Uber is also available in the city. Our room on floor 1 had a street outside of the window, but it was closed overnight and quiet. Our first morning included construction workers literally right outside our window! (Luckily we were already awake). The staff had warned us, but it was still a shock. In addition to the stairs, you cannot get to the hotel directly from the street. You have to walk in about 2 blocks, with some steps too. This was not a problem for us, but would be for some people. The hotel does not have an elevator, and the stairs in the hotel would be problematic for some also. Wifi worked very well. If you are fit, this hotel is unique and lovely. Highly recommend.
us3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent location. Good value. Great restaurant.
Brilliant location, right by the funicular. The current building is beautiful and very interesting, cut out of the hillside and joining two former houses together. The rooftop restaurant is perfect with stunning views but take a jacket as the wind from the Pacific can be chilly and some rooms are in deep shade. The reception staff were very welcoming and friendly and put us in touch with an excellent walking tour by two local history enthusiasts who did the whole thing in period costume!
Nigel, gb1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Great bar and restaurant in the best area.
The staff are very friendly and helpful. The restaurant/bar is the highlight with great views, food and reasonably priced drinks. Although the standard rooms are modern and comfortable they are very small and basic - no wardrobe/shelves for clothes, no tea/coffee facilities, no fridge. Although we enjoyed our stay and thought the staff were amazing, we thought the rooms were very basic for the price.
Joanne, au3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Charming hotel in Valparaíso
We enjoyed our stay. The hotel was in a great location to enjoy Valparaíso. The restaurant was also very good with great views.
Yolanda, us1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Excellent location but noisy area on the weekends.
We stayed at Fauna for one night only on a Saturday because we had had lunch there in the past and really liked the feel of the place. The service, especially the staff at the restaurant and reception are incredibly friendly and welcoming! The rooms are spacious and modern but they don't have a TV. The only problem is that if you are looking for a good night's sleep you will not find it here as it is in the middle of one of the most popular areas of Valparaiso, surrounded by bars and restaurants with loud music until 5 AM, especially on Fri and Sat night. We didn't mind as we were out late and brought earplugs! Maybe from Mon-Thu it is better. The actual hotel is good value for money and has a brilliant breakfast!! I would recommend but the noise is something people should be aware of. It is part of the charm of the city, though.
Alejandra, gb1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
A fun, welcoming location
Hotel staff; Iris, Nicolas and Diego were wonderful, welcoming, and very helpful. Great location, fun atmosphere. This hotel is not for those looking for a quiet peaceful location; stay here to be close to restaurants and nightlife.
Noni, us2 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Not best value for money
This is a well located and well run hotel - but for what I paid I was a tad underwhelmed. While comfortable the room was very noisy with seemingly no sound proofing from room above. The breakfast at the restaurant was excellent
Digby, au3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Awesome hotel
The hotel location it’s amazing... the views awesome.. and the restaurant it’s great. The staff was so friendly. I truly recomend.
Lorena, us1 night romance trip

Fauna Hotel, Valparaiso, Chile

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