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Hostel Square Independencia

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My experience at the hostel was really good. I firstly chose this hostel for the convinience. It is half a block from Square Independencia, it means near everywhere I wanted to go in the city. I went to bars and restaurants around at night. I took a walking tour to Park San Martin, I went to the City Hall for...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the hostel for two nights, and enjoyed it very much. The room was clean and comfortable as well as the rest of the hostel. Great breakfast, clean kitchen and lovely garden! Staff was helpful and friendly! Great hostel.

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Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

I had an amazing stay at this hostel! They have a lot of activities and the staff is awesome and super helpful! The 2 hours of free wine was great! Thanks a lot for the nice stay and for waking us up the next morning.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Free wine and large common areas make this a great place to chill and meet people in the evenings. The dorms are clean, and the location right in front of the main square is perfect. The hostel arranges tours and recommends restaurants as well - really helpful staff.

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Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Hostel is in a great location and the free wine is a great perk. Rooms are fine. However the toilets were dirty and unclean. Also on hostel world they claim to have the "best breakfast in South America". It was decent enough but a false and needless claim. Still would recommend.

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Thank Otto_knows
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Overall the hostel was ok. The facilities are a little dated. Main thing is that there are bedbugs, when I told the staff they didnt seem surprised or wanting to do anything about it. Stayed there for 3 nights and confirmed seeing them on the sheets and more and more of those little clusters of bites that them pesky bedbugs...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Firstly the staff are so friendly and can't do enough to help you. Then there's the location right on plaza indepencia. The free wine every night (7-9) helps all the travellers relax and get to know one another. Everything about this hostel is perfect for your stay in Mendoza!

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed August 4, 2016

The hostel is housed in a manor house and is centrally located. The hostel hosts a lot of in-house activities and most of them are for free. Every evening they serve free wine from 7pm-9pm. I found this the best place to meet other travelers. Staff are friendly and are knowledgable.

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Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

A really fun place, with lots of travellers enjoying free wine in the evening. The beds, rooms and facilities are a little basic, but it's appropriately cheap. Most importantly is the great vibe the place has (helped by the FREE wine!) and the AMAZING help/travel advice offered by the staff here (we had some tricky questions about how to get...

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

This was a good hostel with a nice communal space to meet people and take advantage of the free wine on offer in the evening. The tours they offer are overpriced, we did the wine tours on our own for half of what they were charging. Great breakfast, best so far in a four month trip. The chef cooking eggs...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The New Owner has over 30 years of travel experience and really understands what nowadays travelers are looking for.Hostel Independencia is located in the heart of downtown Mendoza, few steps from the Independencia Square, the center of concerts, recreational and cultural activities. This restored old mansion was built in 1910, giving the hostel an incomparable atmosphere and ample spaces ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Square Independencia

Address: Avenida B Mitre 1237, Mendoza M5500EHH, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Cuyo > Province of Mendoza > Mendoza
Price Range: $12 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 38
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“Try get a room off the street side, rubbish collection happens at 5am every morning”
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“The private room is not too big, but is a great/cheap option without having to sleep in the same room as a bunch of people”
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