Walking distance to:

  • Local transportation, metro station (Baquedano) and bus lines in Plaza Italia (heart of the city)
  • Bellavista neighborhood where you can find Pablo Neruda´s house, restaurants, bars and clubs.
  • San Cristobal hill with amazing lookouts to the whole city and cable cars which take you to the peak of the hill.
  • Plaza de Armas (Santiago´s historical district)
  • La Moneda (Chilean Presidential Palace)
  • Barrio Lastarria & Bellas Artes full of Restaurants, bars, Museums & Cafes all surrounded by Parks & colonial neoclassic Architecture.
  • And also 10 minutes away from Providencia, Santiago´s most sophisticated area.



Getting here from the Bus Station:

From the Bus station: From the metro station take Line 1 (red line) to the Baquedano metro station, or pick any bus on Alameda (Av. Libertador Bernardo O´Higgins) that says Plaza Italia. As you can see in the map above we are only a couple of blocks away from Plaza Italia and Baquedano metro station (we recommend you print the map and these instructions). For reference Coronel Santiago Bueras is parallel to Merced st. and in between Irene Morales and Estados Unidos streets. This is the cheapest way to get to our hostel.


Getting here from the Airport:

You can pick up a taxi, the fee should be aprox US$30.00 or you can also pick up a transfer TransVip for US$10 aprox (If you want we can book you a taxi or transfer directly).


Come stay with us!

Hostal Forestal is located in the center of everything a tourist wants and needs to see during their trip to Santiago de Chile. Perfect location for spending as many days as you want exploring the city. If this is the first time you are staying with us, here are some directions for you. Don´t panic, Hostal forestal is really well located so it is very easy to find. If you need any more help about getting to the hostel you can always email us to: reservas@hostalforestal.com or call us: +56 2 2638 1347 and our staff will be glad to help you. We are waiting for you! Have a nice trip!