Hotels in La Serena

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La Serena, Chile
20 Sep — 21 Sep2
La Serena, Chile
Mon 20/9
Tue 21/9
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Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:September
Average price in La Serena:£48/night
Absolute cheapest price found:£8/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Friday
£37 - £65
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£33 - £65
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in La Serena

About La Serena

One of Chile’s top beach destinations, it’s hard to resist La Serena’s coastal charm and Heritage-listed national parks. Walk down La Serena’s tree-shaded avenues through picturesque plazas to discover historic churches and museums.

Things to do

Explore La Serena’s past in one of the 29 historic churches around the city. Admire the beautiful ceiling paintings in the interior of Cathedral La Serena, see the Iglesia Santo Domingo and its unique bell tower or discover 17th-century history at Iglesia San Francisco, the city’s oldest church.

Gabriel González Videla Historical Museum is La Serena’s main history museum, named after a former Chilean president. You’ll find fascinating artefacts and modern art housed in an 18th-century mansion where Gonzalez Videla once lived.

For an outdoor adventure, head to Bosque de Fray Jorge National Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve with wet forest in the middle of the Atacama Desert. Head to Punta de Choros to see dolphins, sea lions and penguins on a scenic boat tour to one of the islands in Humboldt Penguin National Park.

Want to see the stars? Drive one hour to the Observatorio Turistico Collowara. Designed to educate visitors about astronomy, it offers guided tours that let you learn about the stars and peer up at the sky through telescopes.

Getting around

You can fly into La Florida Airport, a 15-minute drive from La Serena, while long-distance buses travel from Santiago de Chile in eight hours. When in La Serena, the best way to get around is by bus and taxi.

La Serena travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in La Serena?

    Hotel Club La Serena (8.4/10 from 2,119 reviews), Hotel Serena Dream (8.6/10 from 487 reviews), and Apart Hotel Gran Pacifico (8.8/10 from 448 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in La Serena.

  • What is a good hotel near La Serena Beach?

    A good hotel close to La Serena Beach is Hotel Club La Serena (rated 8.4/10 from 2,119 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in La Serena near Plaza de Armas?

    Hostal El Arbol is a hotel near Plaza de Armas that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 9.1 from 463 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in La Serena cost?

    Hotels in La Serena cost an average of £68/night, according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in La Serena?

    £7 per night is the cheapest La Serena hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a hotel in La Serena tonight?

    La Serena hotels start at £21 for tonight; however, the average price of accommodation is about £58. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.