This modern hotel is in the town of San Pedro, with the main square, church, shops and restaurants within walking distance. The main reason for coming here is to experience the Atacama Desert with its amazing scenery, geysers, lagoons and salt flats. This hotel offers a choice of guided tours to help you do just that, plus opportunities for trekking, mountain biking and star gazing in the clear desert skies.
When not out exploring you can enjoy the hotel's facilities which include a swimming pool and sundeck, and a spa where you can have a massage, aromatherapy, sauna or beauty treatment. The restaurant serves local and international fare, and there are 2 bars for socialising and relaxing.
Accommodation is in comfy rooms and suites, each with an en-suite bathroom and a private patio or terrace. Bathrobes and slippers are provided to help you feel at home, and there's room service.
Open: Noi Casa Atacama is open all year.
Location: The hotel is in the town of San Pedro de Atacama about a 10 minute walk from the main square, on the edge of the Atacama Desert. The nearest airport is in Calama, about 95kms away.
Rooms: There are 29 standard rooms and 18 suites. All are en-suite with a supply of toiletries, bathrobes and slippers, have blackout blinds, a safe, phone with free local calls, and sofa. Standard rooms occupy 30sqm and have sliding glass doors that open on to a small patio. Suites cover 35sqm and have a large terrace facing the pool and noi suites are a generous 48sqm, with a fireplace, jacuzzi, hammock and pool-facing terrace. The hotel provides room service.
Activities: There are many activities to choose from, designed to suite a range of abilities and interests. These include walks, treks, exploring by bike, car, where you can take in the varied scenery. You can also visit Pukara, a pre-Colombian archaeological site, and enjoy star gazing. Excursions are led by professional guides. The restaurants, shops and museum of San Pedro are just a short walk from the hotel.
Facilities: The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool, sun loungers and daybeds, El Chanar Spa with 2 treatment rooms and saunas, a restaurant, 2 bars including 1 by the pool, and a gift shop.
Dining: The restaurant serves Chilean and international dishes, and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome. There are some interconnecting rooms for families.
Health: Be aware of the effects of altitude when visiting here.
Communication: There is free wifi internet access in public areas.