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Casa Higueras

About Casa Higueras, Valparaiso

With a beautiful blend of period architecture and contemporary design, Casa Higueras was once a very posh mansion, but has now become a captivating hotel. In Chile’s garden city or Valparaiso, the views are sublime and reach all the way to the Pacific Ocean.

Built on the steep Cerro Alegre (Cheerful Hill), Casa Higueras is spread over five floors and has just 20 rooms. 

Here you can expect all those up to date features, such as sound reducing windows and keyless entry, as well as some of the mansions original features.

Casa Higueras Details

Style

Sublime luxury in the form of a newly renovated mansion from the 1930’s.

Setting

On the top of Cerro Alegre, the hotel is on one of two very fashionable areas and has stunning views over Valparaiso. The journey from Santiago’s Comodoro Arturo Merino Benitez Airport takes anything from 70 to 90 minutes, by car or by bus.

Accommodation & Facilities

Rooms are available in three varieties; traditional, premium and suite, all of which are refined and elegant, with LCD cable TV, Wi-Fi and a DVD player. They range in size from 22 to 56 square metres and feature dark wooden floors, mosaic tiled bathrooms and fine Italian fixings. Suite have an additional private terrace with their own dining area and sun loungers, and some rooms will interconnect for families.

The hotel gardens are beautiful with a Mediterranean style, surrounded by palm and fig trees. Here you will also find the infinity pool and a small spa.

Dining

The restaurant has particularly amazing views and serves wonderful, gourmet cuisine. You can eat in the restaurant, or take your meal outside for some alfresco dining.

Activities

With its unique urban design, Valparaiso has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. You are in an excellent spot here to head out and explore the cobbled streets and learn about its naval history, take a cruise around the bay or head out at night to Valparaiso’s famous party scene.

Child Policy

Children welcome

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