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Calafate Hostel

Gobernador Moyano 1226 | Santa Cruz, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    3 of 5 stars
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the restaurant in November 2014 This is a VERY popular restaurant - full most of the time The staff were highly attentive The food portions were massive However, the food was sadly .... average... nick f

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Overall this hostel was just okay. It is pretty big and is one of the cheaper options in town. The kitchen is severely lacking in basic items (no knives or mugs...). The WiFi was very inconsistent for the two nights I stayed there. The worst part was that they only give one key to share between all of the people... More 

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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a good hostel - after 4 months of travelling and many hostels this was one of the best. We had friends staying in the 'no 1 rated hostel' in El Calafate which was nowhere near as good. They ended up moving here. The rooms are basic but not expensive. Plug sockets an issue. Shared bathrooms are not that... More 

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59 reviews 59 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The big, wooden building is very nice. The staff is very friendly, the position is pretty good. We were here for 2 nights, as Calafate is the best place to start visiting the Perito Moreno Glacier. We had a private room with an en-suite bathroom. It was ok, very clean, with adequate space. Even if I had my private bathroom,... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

he hotel gives off an smell of mildew , i d changed for other hostel... i have allergy and could not stay there because of that not comfortable not good for travelers that are expecting to meet people well...there are a restaurant inside wich is good but besides that i did not like anything

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Singapore, Singapore
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Room was comfortable and warm with consistently warm showers (very important in the cold Patagonian environment!). The restaurant Isabel was also located right next to it, or actually more like in the hostel itself. It's also only just a short walk to the main street.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Neither great nor awful...just average. Have mixed feelings and experiences with the staff, so you might either get lucky or really unlucky, depending with whom you talk to. The location is good, close to the center and the rooms are not bad. The beds were alright, although a bit squeaky. There was a definite shortage of electrical plugs, especially considering... More 

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Ramat Gan, Tel Aviv, Israel
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Good: Nice friendly staff with good overall vibe. Location is ok, about 500 meters from center. Bad: Wifi only in public areas. Tv in room didnt work, said the satellite was broken. The breakfast that was included in the price was a joke - regular cereal with milk, toast and cofee. Thats all. The bed in the room was dirty... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Average/poor. Stayed here 3 nights. Poor welcome and induction. No info on tours or the area. Hostel is clean and nice but could be made to have an atmosphere. No atmosphere at l amongst backpackers. My friend had problems with the ATM. No help was given or sympathy. Breakfast was awful. Warm milk and cereal. staff were so unfriendly apart... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014 via mobile

Even it is not a five stars hotel, this Hostel is the perfect place to host and share the cosmopolitan atmosphere of El Calafate, they have excellent shared and private rooms, very clean and excellent staff ready to help at all, the restaurant is excellent .... It is a highly recommended place

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Address: Gobernador Moyano 1226 | Santa Cruz, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 85
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Calafate Hostel El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia

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