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Lilinquen 328 | Pinar de Festa, San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
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Alaska Hostel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Nathy, Javi and all the staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. Only 10mins bus ride to Bariloche centre. If you really want to experience Bariloche area stay out of the center and enjoy the gorgeos views of the mountains and lake. Enjoy it!

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Terrace, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The Alaska Hostel became our family's beloved home away from home for three weeks in October and November of 2014. The Hostel's staff, owners and fellow guests became our family - it was hard to leave. The hostel itself is fantastic, with a great layout and fantastic location. We loved being equidistant from the city centre and the attractions to... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This is one of the nicest hostels I've stayed at in South America. It resembles a ski chalet and is really quaint, clean, spacious and always warm. We were warmly welcomed by Natalie who went to great lengths to explain everything that we could do around Bariloche. You really felt at home here. We stayed in a double room which... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

On a quiet street along the main bus route which skirts the lake, Hostel Alaska is comfortable, clean, has a great kitchen and is run by an extremely friendly couple. We stayed here twice on our trip and would go again. If you're looking to party in Bariloche stay in town, but if you're up for sitting around with some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed at Alaska Hostel for just over a week. From the moment we arrived the owners and staff were very welcoming, providing us with useful information regarding activities in Bariloche and even advice on other areas of Argentina. During our stay, there was a bus strike throughout town which made getting around very difficult without a car. The owners... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Basic but warm rooms with a shared bathroom for the private rooms but it has a really nice atmosphere with a big kitchen to use and a comfortable common area. It's a bit far from the town centre but its easy to take a bus. The owners are really helpful and nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We spend several nights in the 6-bed dorm during the beginning of low season (100Peso p.P. incl. breakfast and towels). When full, it might be a bit small. There are lockers and individual reading lights for everybody. The beds were comfortable and rooms and bathrooms very clean. Hot showers were excellent. The whole hostel was very well heated. As there... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Stayed here with a tour group. was really clean. staff were super friendly, spoke english and were very honest and helpful about things to do around town. not sure if it would have much atmosphere, as our tour group were the only ones there. would probably be loads of fun during the winter season. good included breakfast. they did a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

The hostel was seriosuly the best hostel we stayed in after 5 weeks travelling around Argentina. We met some great people in the very hospitable, welcoming open area, but were most impressed by the owners of the hostel. They gave great information about sites and activities and helped out wherever possible. The had great enthusiasm and made sure everyone was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Originally booked for only 2 nights and ended up staying for 5. We found the staff so helpful and knowledgeable and with so much to do we couldn't fit it all in in 2 days. The kitchen is the biggest and best we've found so far in Argentina, they even had a wok and a juicer! The homemade bread for... More 

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Address: Lilinquen 328 | Pinar de Festa, San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Rio Negro > San Carlos de Bariloche
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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