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Pioneros del Valle

Av. San Martin 451, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014
DennisThompson London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This hostel is very very good on security but does not leave cutlery in the kitchen, you have to ask for it. Living space looked really good but the pool table was very uneven and the reception kept playing music which made it hard to watch the tv. overall it's an ok place but could easily improve by simple things... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

I liked it here and would certainly recommend it. Big rooms, nice beds, great hot showers, a proper building (not cabin esque building as is typical), staff helpful in recommending a restaurant, decent bedding, good chill out areas.

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We booked this hostel on booking.com prior to our arrival in El Chalten. It seemed to look alright in the photos out of the 3 we had to choose from. Everything was verrrry booked up. This is a profit making business not Hostel. First impressions were bad. We walked in and it was clean and looked nice then we waited... More

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lamento que todo le haya parecido mal , pero en realidad no estoy de acuerdo con sus comentarios , me... More

New Delhi, Delhi, India
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19 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

As mentioned earlier it's clean and spacious .. Nicely located in walking distance with everything .. Atmosphere ... Hmmm ... Guess people make the atmosphere so I'm not gonna blame the hostel for that.. They can't really ask each n every guest to be a bit social please.. If you see a solo traveller please sit with him/her .. Make... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I was staying in a dorm with six beds and own facilities. Toilet and shower are separated. There is nothing to complain about this place except for a lack of atmosphere. Yet, the hostel had the cleanest and simply the best bathroom in my three weeks in Brazil and Patagonia. Breakfast for 45 ar $ was very simple and not... More

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London
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

As a place to stay, there is not much wrong with this hostel. It's one of the cleanest hostels I've stayed in. The lockers were huge, the bathroom was nice and big (and clean). The staff were helpful and friendly. Location is good. I was in a 6-bed dorm with ensuite and it was nice and big. In fact, I... More

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El Calafate, Argentina
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47 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

How do you describe a place that lacks all atmosphere. The only positive thing to say about this hostel is that it is clean. Ever been to a hospital? Well, that is how it feels. The kitchen doesn't even supply a knife or a spoon. Bring everything. If you want to go outside all doors are locked except the main... More

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Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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26 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Its like a hospital! First the positive things: The bathroom in every room If you read my other reviews i like cleanless. This place was clean. It had a good location And now the less positive things: This place had the athmosphere of a hospital. There were people who tried to change this by playing a gitar at twelve o'clock.... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

This is a really bad hostel. The dorm we stayed in was dirty - lots of dust and old sweet wrappers under the bunks, and my bed had an earwig in it. The toilet seat was broken, and you have to ask at reception for toilet paper: there's none in any of the bathrooms. The public toilets were also dirty.... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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164 reviews 164 reviews
8 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

This place is new, clean and big. The kitchen area is massive and there is ample space to cook and eat your food. The rooms are new, spacious and clean and have a private shower / toilet. There were only two of us in a 6 bunk dorm room so we had plenty of space and it was like having... More

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Address: Av. San Martin 451, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Chalten
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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