Location and Setting
Centrally located in the new financial and commercial area of Calama, the Sonesta is adjacent to the Casino and to Mall Plaza Calama, an oasis in the midst of the Atacama Dessert. The hotel is located 760 miles from Santiago. Calama has become the starting point for tours to a series of small villages of Aymara (Andean ethnic group) origin. The area is serviced by the El Loa Airport (CJC). Sonesta Hotel Calama is just four miles from the airport.
Check-in: 3:00 p.m. Check-out: 11 a.m. Taxes and Gratuities: 10% service charge, 19% IVA tax for Chilean residents. Credit Cards: All Major Cards. Languages: Spanish and English are spoken. Currency: Chilean Peso and US Dollars. Electricity: 220/50 volt/hz.
Sonesta Hotel Calama
2634 Av Balmaceda
800.SONESTA (U.S. & Canada) or 56.55.681100