2022 10 25 – Accommodation and transport – Punta Arenas , Puerto Williams

** updated 2022 11 24 **

The season 2022 – 2023 is about to start. Here is some information about acommodation and transport in Punta Arenas y Puerto Williams.

Transport Punta Arenas – Puerto Williams

Plane: every day from Monday to Saturday.  https://dapairline.com
Ferry (Yaghan) 1 o 2 times a week (departures from Punta Arenas thursday-monday). http://www.tabsa.cl

Ferry Ushuaia – Puerto Williams

FROM NOVEMBER, 15 2022. Every day from Monday to Saturday (source: employee interviewed in Ushuaia, October 2022), Reservation on the web or in the companies booths, Ushuaia.

A few days later the Chilean authorities in Navarino Island released a similar information in the social networks


Transport Puerto Williams – Puerto Toro

Currently the normal transport is not working.
The ferry Yaghan sails to Puerto Toro on the last Sunday of the month (it stops for about 2 hours).

Acommodation in Punta Arenas

Here are two places I know, with a good ratio quality-price. Indeed there are much more sites.

Hostal Casa del Profesor

Calle Lautaro Navarro 430. Nuevo, clean and tidy, good ubication. Facilities for transport (airport, ferry, tours, etc.). WIFI, meals.  
10 rooms.  matrimonial, double, familiar (4 persons). 
Alejandra or Gisela
+56 9 68 37 44 46
+56 61 242 59 36

Hostal Independencia

Calle Independencia 374. Backpacker style, cool atmosphere. WIFI, shared kitchen.  
Rent by bed
Eduardo +56 61 222 75 72

Acommodation in Puerto Williams

Here are 4 sites that I know, in the center of the village, with a good ratio quality-price. Indeed there are more sites.
Also, there are charming sites outside the village, e.g. cabins in the way of the Dientes de Navarino trail, cabins and hotels on the seashore, but they are further away.

Hostal Akainij

Calle Austral. Family owned hotel, attended by the owners. Recent construction, clean and cozy. WIFI, Cable TV, meals.

8 rooms, matrimonial, two beds.

Gaby or Julio
+56 9 40 18 68 69
+56 61 262 11 73

Hostal Paso McKinlay

Calle Piloto Pardo, in the very center of the village. Family owned hotel.  WIFI,cable TV.
The rooms are recent, clean and well equipped.
6 rooms (6 more soon), matrimonial, double, single.
+56 9 78 98 75 95 (Nelson)
+56 9 79 98 75 98 (Lorena)

Refugio El Padrino

Avenida Costanera, in front of the ferry. Backpacker style, cool atmosphere (sometimes festive). Shared kitchen.

Rent by bed (12 beds).
Cecilia (THE Cecilia, known throughout the world!)
+56 9 84 38 08 43

hostal Caleta Unión

(Formerly Hostal Mirador del Beagle). Calle Teniente Muñoz.
A beautiful view of the Beagle Channel. Backpacker style, interior new and tidy. Shared kitchen.

Rent by bed ( 9 beds)
Sandra +56 9 95 74 96 63

Trekking in Puerto Williams

The Dientes de Navarino trail opens on November, 1 2022.

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