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Pioneros del Valle

Av. San Martin 451, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This hostel is huge and I think we were lucky to be there in the shoulder season so it wasn't full. The staff were really helpful, knew all our names and rooms were a decent size. The showers were amazing.. Just what you need after a long walk! We were lucky that they didn't put anyone else in our room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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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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41 helpful votes 41 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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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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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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109 reviews 109 reviews
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
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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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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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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Address: Av. San Martin 451, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Chalten
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 66
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