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Hostel del Mar Backpackers House

Avenida Colon 1051 | between Mendoza y Viamonte, Mar del Plata 7600, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Hostel del Mar must be one of the best places to stay in Mar del Plata. It is extremely close to the beach and a short walk from the centre of town. It is super clean and the owner and staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. I would recommend this hostel to anyone staying in Mar del Plata.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

It was by accident that we ended up at this gem. After a month of making our way through a multitude of campsites and hostels we were attracted to this hostel by the review in the Lonely Planet guide. In hindsight I'm delighted that we managed to secure a bed in the happiest hostel in Mar del Plata. Patricio, the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I stayed at the hoste for a week and met awesome people! The atmosphere at the hostel was great for meeting people and shareing travel experience. It´s 2 blocks away from the beach wich is great when you don´t have much time. Really recommend for a stay here in Mar del Plata. Great place, great people!

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Hostel Del Mar is by no means a hostel I would I would label as filthy, and most certainly not one that lacks backpackers and an incredibly welcoming atmosphere. Having been here for 8 days I have seen many travelers come and go. In fact, many new friends rebooked to extend their stay here from 4 to at least 8... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013 via mobile

Pretty good location, close to the beach. But this hostel needs a really good serious scrub down. It was filthy. It seems the staff just pushes the dust and dirt under the beds and into the corners. The kitchen was the one place that was actually clean, but the rest of the place was disgusting. Seemed like maybe people were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

A great hostel with plenty to do, the staff are lovely and its a great location. We arrived to a warm welcome followed by a free breakfast. the beach is no more then 100 metres and you can hire surfboards if you please. Couldnt recommend it more.

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Address: Avenida Colon 1051 | between Mendoza y Viamonte, Mar del Plata 7600, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Central Argentina > Province of Buenos Aires > Mar del Plata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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