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Rusty-k Hostal

Rivadavia 281, Cafayate 4427, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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145 reviews 145 reviews
117 hotel reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I am doing a worldtrip for 1 year and this hostel is definitively in my top 3 ! Pros - Perfect location : 5 minutes by walk from the main place of Cafayate and 2 minutes from the bus station (balut) - Amazing inner courtyard with a little wineyard - Good breakfast - Clean and confortable room - Good wifi,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

We had an ensuing double room looking out onto the courtyard full of wonderful ripe grapes. We were lucky as it was very peaceful and just what we wanted. Very comfortable stay. Thank you. Good wifi and okay breakfast. Did the tour of the amazing countryside out of Cafayate and that was also good.

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Salta, Argentina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The courtyard at Rusty K is gorgeous, the rooms were clean and spacious. Great location very close to the plaza. The top bunk in our dorm room was a bit too high with no step or ladder. Unfortunately the reason for the average review is the service the day we arrived was abysmal. We were told one price and then... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Good hostel, good location, nice people, good breakfast. The garden is really beautiful, and I bet it's better in spring / winter when the vine is plenty of leaves.I recommend it if you plan to go to Cafayate. Of course,

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The Rusty-K Hostal was easy to find from the bus stop. It's only a short walk from the central plaza. The communal areas are fine: dining room / TV and kitchen. The best place to stay is in the courtyard. We went there in the Southern Winter (June) and it got cold at night. They heat the water using a... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013 via mobile

The drive to Cafayate from Salta is stunning and we arrived at Rusty-k to find ourselves as the only guests! The garden area is beautiful and we had the front master room with en-suite. Despite not speaking a work of English, the staff were lovely and we got by with our terrible Spanish. Walking distance to town, opposite a great... More

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Dublin
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59 reviews 59 reviews
53 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Cafayate is a very tranquil place, and well worth a visit! This hostel is just great, centrally located (though Cafayate is not that big!!), with friendly people and nice dorms. The bathroom was a bit grotty and we had to ask for toilet paper, but aside from that it's great. Breakfast is ok. Unfortunately, we missed the asado as we... More

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

We wanted to stay 2 nights in Cafayate and we ended up staying 5. The hostel has a beautiful patio and we enjoyed our nice room, breakfast with mountain view and chatting with the friendly hostel staff and other guests. Highly recommanded!

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Estados Unidos
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I have passed through Cafayate three or four times over my last 9+ years of Argentina travel. I had not been back for four years, though, and was happy that "Rusty K" was still there. And it is still a great place! ! I have stayed at Rusty K three (or so) times over the past 6+ years. Each time... More

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013 via mobile

This place beats any hotel in every way. We really enjoyed staying at one of their double rooms. The room was a good value and very well kept. The garden and sitting area is ideal for relaxing and reading. Staff (although they did not speak English) was very kind and helpful. Wasn't sure if breakfast was included but the staff... More

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Address: Rivadavia 281, Cafayate 4427, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Salta > Cafayate
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