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La Base

Calle 10, 16, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

After Two months of travel in South America we planned 9 days in el Chalten for trekking and relaxing. We were looking for a nice place to feel like at home. Eduardo's place was that and even more with the garden, the BBQ and the great breakfast plentyful and so good ! More over Eduardo and his wife are trully... More 

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Frauenfeld, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We spent five days in this hostel in El Chalten. Eduardo is a friendly host, the room we had was spacious, quiet, clean and nice, leading direclty to the garden. Two rooms share a well epuiped and clean kitchen. Breakfast with delicious homemade bread! There is a tv-room with a lot of dvds for rainy days (which we luckily didn't... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

My husband and in loved our stay in El Chalten at Posada La Base. We stayed for 7 days and could not have asked for more. Eduardo and his wife were very very helpful and Eduardo has excellent English (we have terrible Spanish). Our cabin was big and very clean, with queen size bed and a private bathroom, plus a... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We stayed a couple of nights at Posada La Base and if we’d go back to El Chalten we’d stay her again! This place has the right ‘laid back El Chalten feeling’. The rooms are in cabins which are set in the garden. They have a good size and are clean. In an equipped kitchen which you share with another... More 

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Genève, Suisse
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Dear Eduardo - We really loved your posada, the atmosphere, the clean room, the useful kitchenett, the handy location and the inner grassy yard bathed with sunshine. If ever we get a chance to come back to Patagonia, we'll definitely visit you again :) We recommand La Base for anyone who wants to enjoy their stay in El Chalten and... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2011

Owner is very friendly and helpful. Very nice breakfast. Excellent kitchen for self catering. Very clean and reasonably priced. Definitely would stay again and happily recommend to fellow travellers.

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

We found a very nice place to stay in a 2 pax cabin. There were two rooms with four single beds each. There is a bathroom and a kitchen with a dining room. Everything was provided to cook for ourselves. Note however, that buying ingredients can be difficult in Calten, as there are very few supermarkets. Would stay again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2011

Pluses: Well-equipped kitchen. Owner is very friendly. Price is competitive. Excellent DVD and video collection in the room above reception. Minus: The free internet is slower than snail pace. The plusses far outweigh the minuses.

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