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4.0 out of 5

"Hotel front was nice. Side of hotel is very plain. Very few guests. Hotel was still being built. Dining room and service was good. They ser ... " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 31 Aug 2015

Hotel Description

3-star hotel near Salar de Uyuni

In Uyuni

You'll be within 2 miles (3 km) of Salar de Uyuni and 20 miles (32 km) of Archaeology and Anthropology Museum of the Southern Andes with a stay here. Plaza Arce and Clock Tower are also within 20 miles (32 km).

Free perks

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. There's no skimping on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. A garden, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

The 54 guestrooms offer flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi and hair dryers. DVD players, safes, and showers are also available.

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Economy Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double Room, 2 Twin Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Cristal Samaña ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Cristal Samaña

Everyone (1)
4 out of 5

Very interesting hotel made of Salt

Pros: Very unique
Cons: guests should be able to flush paper down the toilets. Cable was out.
Location: Not much nearby except Uyuni Salt Flats
Hotel front was nice. Side of hotel is very plain. Very few guests. Hotel was still being built. Dining room and service was good. They served us goat.

Posted by , from Glendale, CA on Aug 31, 2015

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. Cristal Samaña also features tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and concierge services. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Self parking is free. This 3-star Uyuni hotel is smoke free.

  • 54 guestrooms or units
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Potosi (POI-Captain Nicolas Rojas) (236.3 km / 146.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Cristal Samaña offers 54 accommodations with DVD players and safes. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Uyuni hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9 AM.

Cristal Samaña has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10:30 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 10:30 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Cristal Samaña

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Service animals not allowed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • All citizens of Bolivia may be charged the national value-added tax (13%) upon check-out. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport along with the migration card they received upon arrival in the country at check-in.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 40 per vehicle (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Cristal Samaña Hotel Uyuni
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  • Cristal Samaña Uyuni
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You should know

  • Cristal Samaña offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.