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Hostel Alamo

Necochea 740, Mendoza 5500, Argentina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Changwon, South Korea
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel is in a great location within moments of chile plaza and right next to a large supermarket. The rooms are spacious and the common areas are great. The only negative about the place was they want to charge you for storing your bag during the day. It's the only hostel I have been too that has tried that.

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London
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29 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a double room, with a private bathroom which was not attached to the room. The room was small but clean, the bathroom less clean and a bit dingy. Good location and near a supermarket. Staff were friendly and it was a well organised hostel with good common areas / kitchen etc. Breakfast was fine.

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Alhambra, California, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

The staff was really nice on check in. We rented a car, and they have plenty of parking. 2 spots on the property and plenty of open and free spaces across the street. So that was great. The common areas look nice. Our room looked very dated, but certainly adequate. Good AC. Ceiling fan made a weird noise so we... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Stayed in room 2, a 4 bed room and used the shared bathroom. Well located. Hostel is in a large converted home. Supermarket across the road and walking distance from lots of restaurants and cafés. Staff were helpful, lots of open areas to sit and relax. Decent wifi. Cost USD9 per person per night to stay in this room.

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights in a standard double bedroom with bath. It was the smallest room we had in 5 months in South America. The staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly, and the kitchen and general areas were quite good. It was full all of the time. Located near a supermarket and a few blocks from the main... More

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Cortez, Colorado
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13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

As older travelers, we booked a standard private room with bath, which was fine. FY, the deluxe private rooms are by the patio - a bit larger than standard but also noisier because the kids hang out and smoke in front of the doors. Our room was upstairs in a quiet corner - basic, clean, a bit dank but serviceable.... More

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Hola! Thank you for your review guys! It helps Us a lot to improve and work even harder to be amongst the best. Regarding on you comments about our breakfast, we have been thinking on how to improve it, ofu course taking care of many variables as costs, handling conditions, etc. So it would be REALLY helpful for Us if... More

Newton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I had a wonderful stay at Hostel Alamo and met friendly faces from all around the globe. If you are looking for a hostel where guests gather on a sunny private patio for a beer, look no further. The owner/staff are extremely helpful and make you feel right at home. The internet is great/high-speed...which is not always the case in... More

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Binghamton, NY
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39 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at Hostel Alamo for 7 days in a private ensuite room. All was very clean and comfortable. The public areas are quite nice, especially the garden. There is a small pool that provides a brief escape from the heat on really hot days. The hostel provides a continental breakfast which was good. All of the staff were extremely... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

It was fine. Located nicely, we had the room almost for ourselves, and the people working there were very helpful in many ways. Garden was alright, not really that much to say. Ehm, nice living room, fine with books, kitchen looked a bit rusty and so on. Didn't use it.

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Sucre, Bolivia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I definitely liked the hostel. Regularly and well cleaned every day. Huge lockers, which could fit just about anything. Really helpful staff, that were more than happy to arrange transportation, or purchase travel packages, or help in pretty much any way possible. All the major Argentinean beers sold there, which was convenient, especially for a couple of movie nights. Located... More

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Additional Information about Hostel Alamo

Address: Necochea 740, Mendoza 5500, Argentina
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Location: Argentina > Cuyo > Province of Mendoza > Mendoza
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 120 Specialty lodging in Mendoza
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Our Hostel...Bienvenidos! Hostel Alamo is among the most recent additions to Mendoza's hostel circuit. Once a family residence, we have renovated this beautiful and spacious home into a modern 14-bedroom hostel, while maintaining the integrity and charm of its original colonial style.The house was built in 1944 by the late architect Daniel Ramos Correa, who has made many significant architectural contributions to Mendoza, including participation in the city's main square, Plaza Independencia, and the Frank Romero Day Ampitheater, where the National Grape Harvest (Vendimia) Celebration is held annually. The lovely enclosed garden, terraces, fireplaces, and numerous windows throughout help to create the positive and cozy environment that is Hostel Alamo. Ideal Location...Hostel Alamo is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Mendoza, just a few blocks away from the main shopping and dining district. Literally just around the corner you’ll find one of the city’s newest and finest supermarkets, a bank, an internet and telephone cafe, a laundry facility, souvenir shops, kiosks, and a gas station, just to name a few.By car, we are merely 10 minutes from el Parque San Martín, 15 minutes from the bus terminal and 25 minutes from Mendoza’s Francisco Gabrielli Airport (better known as El Plumerillo).Our Mission...Hostel Alamo is owner-operated and together with our bilingual team, we strive to provide our guests with the highest standard of customer service with a personal touch.We make every effort to maintain a clean, comfortable, and relaxing atmosphere where our guests will always feel welcome and safe. Join us!...We hope you'll stay with us as you discover the natural wonders of Mendoza, Argentina and the rich culture of her people. Whether you wish to taste a typical Mendocinian Malbec during a tour of one of the city’s numerous bodegas, or spend the day in the mountains skiing or hiking, it would be our pleasure to arrange any excursion for you right here at Hostel Alamo.Or if you prefer, relax in our garden while you read a book and soak in some Argentinean sun, prepare an elaborate meal in our kitchen, or just stretch out on our sofa and enjoy a movie from our international DVD collection. However you plan to enjoy yourself in Mendoza, we hope you’ll allow Hostel Alamo to be your home away from home! ... more   less 
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