|Avenida La Cristiana, s/n, Copiapó, Atacama, CHILE.|
Description: WaraEnjoying a dramatic, secluded location at the edge of the Atacama desert, Wara Hotel is a purpose-built small boutique hotel, set in a traditionally designed low-rise building. This charming property provides cosy, spacious accommodation, great natural cuisine and excellent service in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere.
Ideally placed for visiting this fascinating region, Wara is a short drive or taxi trip from Desierto de Atacama Airport - airport transfers can be arranged on request - and is also within easy reach of the regional capital, Copiapó. Long a favourite with adventure sports enthusiasts, the Atacama region is especially popular with hikers, cyclists and runners. Offering fabulous views of the dunes and hills, at night, guests at Wara can enjoy spectacular star-gazing in the famously clear skies of the region. On-site, Wara boasts an outdoor swimming pool, set in an intimate, private garden, with sun-loungers, parasols and a poolside bar.
Wara's restaurant will surprise guests with its unique cuisine based on traditional recipes from the north of Chile. Menus include Fresh fish, ceviche, meats and a fine selection of pastas created by Wara's chefs, accompanied by a selection of the finest wines of Chile. Wara has just seven spacious, airy villas, featuring a cosy combination of rustic furniture and timberwork, traditional fabrics and a full range of modern amenities.
Type of rooms: WaraDeluxe Villa:
These spacious villas come with a king-size bed, cosy, rustic furnishings, and traditional fabric details. They also feature a fireplace, and a private terrace. Villa size 65 sq m.
Premium Deluxe Villa: These spectacular villas have a king-size bed, and feature a huge en-suite bathroom with a stand-alone bathtub. There is also a fireplace and a large private terrace, and furnishings are rustic and cosy, with traditional regional fabrics. Villa size 80 sq m.
Double Deluxe Villa:
These immensely spacious, airy villas come with two queen-size beds. There is also a cosy seating area, a fireplace, and a private terrace. Villa size 90 sq m.
All villas feature: TV; heating; luxurious king-size or queen size bedding; free parking; direct access to the pool area; complimentary Wi-Fi; mini-bar; fireplace; private terrace; in-room safe.
Additional information: Wara
Airport transfers and shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 7
Languages spoken: Spanish, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Red compra.
How to get here: From Copiapó: drive towards Caldera and leave the road at the Cerro Iman exit . After 500 mtrs, turn left onto Antigua Ruta 5. Then, after another 500 mtrs. turn right onto Carrera de Caballos. Drive on for 100 mtrs, turn left onto Palavacino and then right into Gabriela Porcile. Finally, after 500mtrs turn left onto Calle La Cristiana, drive on for 300m and you will arrive at Hotel Wara.
From Desierto de Atacama Airport: take Ruta 5 towards Copiapó (do not take the bypass to Vallenar). Take the Toledo exit to change direction. On Ruta 5 again, turn right on Cerro Iman, then follow directions as indicated above from Copiapó.
GPS Coordinates: 27° 17' 4.95'' S 70° 27' 12.91'' W
Nearest airport: Desierto de Atacama Airport - 46,4km.