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Hosteria El Pilar

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Ruta Provincial 23, km 17, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
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55 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent 3 nights (family of 5 in 2 very large rooms!), superb location and the trails are just out the door! The guys who are in charge are really outdoors guys, and will advise you on where to go. The place is warm and friendly, with a nice breakfast and and fabulous fire place in the middle of the... More 

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West Hollywood, CA
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at Hosteria El Pilar last week with an American tour company and had a terrific experience. The small inn is charming, spotless and has a great location if you don't want to stay in the nearby backpacker village. Best of all the staff and owner family members were so welcoming. And the food was also great. Had a great... More 

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San Francisco
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25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hosteria El Pilar is a charming small hotel 17 km outside of El Chalten on an unpaved road at one of the trailheads to the famous Laguna de los Tres. I traveled solo just before Christmas and stayed for 4 nights, day hiking like virtually all other travelers to El Chalten. The hotel is simple and cozy - there's a... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Hosteria del,Pilar is a quaint and cozy place. Runned by very you,g people, argentinians and italians. Attentive but simple. Breakfast is not elaborate and if you have a cold spell the heating may not be the best, but they make it up with their friendliness. Very well located if what you are looking for is hiking.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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108 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

This is a nice place with nice guys who run this hotel. Breakfast is simple but with fresh fruits and fresh orange juice. Keep in mind that the hotel is 17 km away from El Chalten. So you can't walk loops, you need to walk the same way back or pay for pick-up.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

El Polar is a really nice place to stay. Comfortable rooms, nice living and friendly staff. The food and vines were very tasty. We enjoyed our time a lot and its a great starting point for different hikes.

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Ghent, Belgium
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We spent a few nights in this little hotel to find that it was one of the best on this Argentina trip. The room (nr. 8) was large with sufficient space to double as a dance hall. It was clean from top to bottom and the same goes for the bathroom. The location is excellent even if it is far... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

If you like being in out of the way places, to go to sleep to the sound of the river outside and wake to a wonderful view of Mount Fitzroy, then this is your place. It was certainly ours. It looks and feels a bit like an old fashioned B and B from the UK in the 50s. Nothing too... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This little heaven away from everything is one of our all time favorite places to stay. It was so peaceful and pleasant, everybody was so nice, and it was 10-feet from the trailhead for our daily hikes. There food was excellent, the beds super comfy, and they picked us up from the bus station. Loved it!!

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at El Pilar for a week the second week of November 2014 and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The staff were all very friendly, spoke good English and were very helpful with trekking information. It's located right in Los Glacieres national park. Breakfast at El Pilar is served buffet style and includes coffee, teas, cereals with yogurt in a pitcher... More 

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