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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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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
5 helpful votes 5 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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62 helpful votes 62 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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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We had some problems upon arrival and during our stay and the people at the front desk weren't to helpful or accommodating. The hostel was big and the kitchen space was nice. Good location and lots of options for excursions. Only at the end f our trip did one of the employees offer a nice compensation which we were very... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I stayed in a dorm and apart from unfriendly staff which kept me waiting half an hour before I could check in it's bad value for the money. It's expensive and the beds are almost falling apart, furthermore it's noisy. The breakfast which is included is really poor. If you're just looking for a affordable place to sleep there are... More

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Nuremberg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stayed in a 4 person dorm room. They are clean, relatively big and with lockers inside the room. The kitchen area is big enough for large groups to cook and eat together. The breakfast is a bit disappointing, so was the WiFi connection.

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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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