Palafito 1326 Boutique Hotel | Chiloé Island
Boutique Hotel Palafito 1326 | Chiloé Island
In the captivating island geography of Patagonia, Chile remains one of the oldest cities in the country, Castro, the capital of Chiloé Island. From here, Palafito 1326 Boutique Hotel offers the experience of hosting the sea. Built in a barrio of fishermen and craftsmen, this 12-room hotel presents a modern version of the classic palafito, the stilted wood house that personifies the Chiloé archipelago. Larch shingles and hand-carved doors from the original building harmonize with traditional wool Chilote blankets and sculptures, while large windows provide views of the bay of Castro, the capital of Chiloé Province, Patagonia, Chile. The roof offers panoramic views of the boats crossing the inland sea, and the motion of the tides. This hotel is simple but tasteful, and a great way to get a feel for life in this charming region.