Hotel Parque Quilquico, Castro
|Quilquico s/n, Castro, Los Lagos, CHILE.|
Description: Hotel Parque QuilquicoSurrounded by ten hectares of native forest parkland on the Rilan peninsula of Chiloé island, Hotel Parque Quilquico is a charming lodge-style hotel, consisting of a uniquely designed central building and eight ''palafitos'', the typical houses on stilts of the island. Hotel Parque Quilquico offers cosy, boutique-style accommodation, authentic regional cuisine and a great range of activities and facilities in a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere.
Ideally placed for exploring this fascinating island, Hotel Parque Quilquico is within easy reach of many of Chiloé's most important landmarks and attractions, including the charming historic villages of the Rilán peninsula; the Pullao Bay wetland area, the habitat of countless species of native and migratory birds; and the traditional timber built churches of the region, among many other fascinating sights. The hotel itself boasts a spa and wellness area, including hot tubs, sauna, treatment rooms and indoor and outdoor swimming pools, along with extensive grounds with a number of marked trails.
Hotel Parque Quilquico's main restaurant, El Mirador, serves a delicious selection of typical regional dishes, created from the finest locally sourced and organic ingredients, meat, fish and seafood. The restaurant's dining area boasts magnificent panoramic views of the bay from its wall-to-ceiling windows. Another unique dining venue is the Quincho, a cosy Chiloé-themed space, ideal for special events or private celebrations.
Type of rooms: Hotel Parque QuilquicoDouble, Twin or King Rooms:
Distributed along two floors of the north and south wings of the main Hotel building, these thirteen rooms have beautiful views of the native forest and the Dalcahue channel. Cosy and welcoming, these comfortable and bright rooms feature a full bathroom with toilet amenities and a private terrace. The 22 square-metre standard, twin or king rooms have: a private bathroom; sustainable AC and heating; large French windows with access to individual balcony; in-room safe; Wi-Fi: telephone. In order to maintain the tranquillity of guests seeking peace of the area, and in accordance with the hotel's motto of experiencing the authenticity of rural Chiloe, rooms are not equipped with television.
The hotel's villas, the authentic and world-famous Chiloe stilt houses, or ''Palafitos'', are located a few metres from the hotel's main building, and connected through a roofed gallery with a short trail surrounded by native forest and overlooking the Dalcahue Channel, With an area of 70 sq m, the stilt houses feature the following amenities: 2 rooms (King and superior twin); bathroom; living room with Satellite TV; sustainable air-conditioning and heating; large French windows with access to an individual balcony; in-room safe; Wi-fi. telephone.
Additional information: Hotel Parque Quilquico
Airport transfer and shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 21
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, Catalan, German, Italian.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club.
How to get here: From the North: From Ruta 5 Sur, head towards Puerto Montt and take the route to Pargua, leading directly to the ferry port. Ferries depart continuously to Chiloe. After a 45 mins sailing, you will arrive at the Chacao port, located on Isla Grande de Chiloe. Take Ruta 5 Sur to Castro, until the second crossroads (82 kms from Pargua) to Dalcahue at the Llau Llao crossing where you have to make a left, always heading towards Dalcahue. Then merge onto the W-55 Putemun route, until you reach the Rilan crossing (4-5 km). You have to turn right, following directions for Rilan. Now continue on the W-65 for 7 km, until the Quilquico crossing, where you will find a sign from the Hotel. Then make a left onto an unpaved road. Look for a red house on the left. The little village of Quilquico is after 700 mts. Passing by the local Church, you will find on your left an unpaved road that will take you straight to the hotel.
From Castro: take Route 5 north towards Ancud, after approx. 4 km. you will find the crossroads Llao Llau - crossroads, where you turn right towards Dalcahue. From there, take the Putemún W-55 road to the Rialn junction (aprox. 4,5 km), where you turn right, following the road towards Rilan. Now take the W-65 road for approximately 7 kms. to the "Quilquico" intersection where there is a sign for the hotel. You continue on the left on an unpaved road. Then make a left onto an unpaved road. Look for a red house on the left. The little village of Quilquico is after 700 mts. Passing by the local Church, you will find on your left an unpaved road that will take you straight to the hotel.
GPS Coordinates: 42° 28' 19.07'' S 73° 41' 48.68'' W
Nearest airport: Mocopulli Airport - 26,0km.