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Hostel del Glaciar Libertador

2.0 of 5 Av. Libertador 587, El Calafate Z9405, Argentina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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East Marion, New York
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here while on a tour of the parks. Our first stay was two nights. Our room was in need of fresh paint. There was a huge clump of hair on the shower wall and while staff was advised we had to clean it ourselves. When our group returned for an additional night we were assigned the same room... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not close from the bus terminal, they constantly overbooked the place and had customers go to another location that's much farther from the central part of town, the staff weren't very helpful, and the place felt over-crowded. Wifi was very slow. Overall, I think this place is overrated.

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Scotland
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16 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great location just 5 minutes from main drag. Everything well maintained and clean. A mix of hostel and hotel rooms with private bathrooms (with access to hostel facilities like kitchen if you wanted). I stayed in a hotel room: simple but comfortable. Good beds and super shower. Breakfast (included in the room rate) was OK. Staff were very helpful and... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Great location, staff nice and helpful, their agency for booking trips is great, rooms for 4 persons-dorm nice size and clean. One negative point: in the kitchen you could not find all cooking materials. Anyway, I really recommend it!!!

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Breda, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The hostel has a lot of space for backpackers. Most of the rooms are 4-person dormitorios with own bathroom and a sink. The kitchen is not that well supplied with cooking materials, thats a pitty, and you have to rent your cuttlery at the reception desk. Besides that, the service of the hostel is great! The main thing is that... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Really lovely building from outside in a great location. Staff are really helpful and speak really good English. Useful information board with tours and prices clear to see. Had run out of pesos so had to pay in US dollars and got absolutely ripped off.. Worst exchange rate I have had in whole of Argentina. I guess I should have... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Very clean rooms. No computer, not really a big deal, although there is a sign above where the computer would have been that says "Rate us on...". The majority of the staff was very welcoming, except the girl who appeared to be the manager...she seemed like she would rather be doing something else with her life. Maybe she just had... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We are couple traveling around Argentina and stayed at The Backpackers for two days. Staff was extremely friendly and made us feeling like we were staying with our family! During our trip we were at 4 stars hotels and beautiful accommodation but none of the places had the level of hospitality like Hostel del Glaciar. I would advice everybody to... More 

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Mainz
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A hostel to recommend, very helpful staff at the reception. They organized a lot for us, worked out perfectly. Clean and fair prize. Only 5 minutes to the next supermarket. Breakfast included, Toast, Marmelade and Coffee + Tea. Not much but better than other hostels.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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113 reviews 113 reviews
44 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed here for a few nights in April and it was a pleasant hostel. The dorms were only 4 people per dorm with a shared bathroom. They were all very warm rooms, which is good since you're so far south. The staff was all helpful with anything you needed and the hostel was only a short walk from the... More 

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Address: Av. Libertador 587, El Calafate Z9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel del Glaciar Libertador 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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Hostel Del Glaciar Libertador El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia

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