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Pioneros del Valle

Av. San Martin 451, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015
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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

It is a simple place, clean, have a kitchen with most of the silverware, breakfast not included and not available so a bit expensive comparing with other ones. Rooms are ok and so is the bathroom which is inside the room. They also exchange money for a very dishonest price (just like the hole city) and no credit cards. Wifi... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This hostel has really good value for money in El Chalten. The bed was comfortable and there are a few places nearby to grab food. The wifi is non-existent in the hostel and El Chalten as such so that is a downer. The kitchen is good but does tend to get really busy in the evenings.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Average hostel, fine to fall back if all else is booked. Rather unpersonal and some defective bathrooms in the communal areas. But as Chalten gets booked out easily, don't worry about booking here. You'll get a good shower and the beds are comfortable enough!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I booked this place through a package with Caltur Travel in El Calafate. They do a "promo" which is a return bus ticket to the Perito Moreno glacier, return bus ticket El Calafate <-> El Chalten, and 1 night in the Pioneros del Valle. El Chalten is very small that it makes El Calafate look developed. The wifi standards in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

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 via mobile

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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014 via mobile

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 

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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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