Stay in Santiago Centro if you come from regions
Chile is positioning itself as an important destination in business tourism. According to the classification of the International Association of Congresses and Conventions (ICCA), it is placed in third place in the countries of the region that most hosted these events in 2015. Those who travel for work represent almost 30% of tourist income in Chile .
Advantages of staying in downtown Santiago
Santiago is a city of contrasts, modern and cosmopolitan, with a recognized gastronomy and lively nightlife, safe and stable at an economic level. Choose the center of Santiago to organize your future business events, see all that this city can offer you:
1. Meeting centers
Santiago has convention and event centers for more than 7 thousand people and spaces of more than 33 thousand square meters to locate exhibitions.
You can find in the hotels in the downtown area, highly equipped rooms for your business meetings. With a specialized staff in the management of events, obtaining for your guests a dedicated attention and a personalized and quality service.
2. First class hospitality
If you organize a business trip in Santiago you will find more than 10,000 rooms in 4 and 5 star hotels, close to metro stations and with unbeatable facilities. The Almacruz Hotel is close to the main tourist points of the city, with a capacity
3. Public transport nearby
The best way to travel from the center of Santiago is the Metro, with a modern infrastructure, this service runs through much of the capital. Most of the lines cross the city center, as well as the bus system that complements the Metro service, which is known as Transantiago.
4. Access to the airport
If you are on a business trip in Santiago, you have a special bus service: Centropuerto, with a departure frequency every 10 minutes and stops at subway stations such as Los Héroes or Central Station. In addition, you can opt for the Turbus service, which has similar characteristics or hire a transfer in the same air terminal. Taxis with guaranteed fare and different transport alternatives are also available (Tourism / Executive / Basic).
5. Leisure areas and restaurants
The center of Santiago is rich in gastronomic places dedicated to traditional Chilean food. Within the Central Market we have "Donde Augusto", famous for its seafood dishes. "La Casona del Centro" specialized in grilled meats or homemade pasta or "Las Delicias de Quirihue" dedicated to southern food. The Vichuquén Restaurant inside the Almacruz Hotel, is characterized by offering the best Chilean flavors with a top quality service.