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Calle Martin Zapata 155 a 200 m calle Aristides Villanueva, Mendoza M5502GRC Argentina
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#8 of 269 Specialty lodging in Mendoza
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Hostel Gorilla is a big vintage house located in the heart of Mendoza. Close to everything. It's only 2 blocks from the Main street of bars and restaurants, Aristides Villanueva street, 5 blocks from San Martin's park, 5 blocks from independencia square , 2 blocks from Italian'square. We are 20 minutes walking distance from the bus terminal or 10 minutes by taxi. And 20 minutes by taxi from the airport or 40 minutes by bus from the air port (bus 680). It's a Hostel for young and adventurous people . We ,the owners, are also young backpackers (28 and 31 years) who love to travel and meet new people from all over the world. We prepare asados and pizza parties weekly. As it is a big house , we have big common areas, big patio with a pool And tennis table so you can relax and meet people. Come and join us un our Hostel! We area here waiting for you :)
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Entertainment staff
Car hire
BBQ facilities
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Outdoor dining area
Wine / champagne
Evening entertainment
Table tennis
Board games / puzzles
Taxi service
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
24-hour front desk
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Room features
Air conditioning
Seating area
Bottled water
Cable / satellite TV
Bath / shower
Clothes rack
Wake-up service / alarm clock
On-demand movies
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Portuguese


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Grade: 94 out of 100
116Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
16Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Jorge Santilli wrote a review Nov 2019
Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina2 contributions
Incredible!! Awesome place to stay , to rest and also to party . The host were impecable and also the volunteeres. Good breakfast and wonderfoul pool. Near the downtown and also de street with all the bars.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Laela wrote a review Oct 2019
8 contributions
This is a great hostel. Incredibly clean with helpful staff, especially Meli and Fernando. Showers and dorms neat and clean and there are beautiful kitchen, living and backyard areas for. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Traveled solo
Facundo0012 wrote a review Sep 2019
Mendoza, Argentina8 contributions2 helpful votes
The hostel is perfect. The staff so polite, friendly, helpful. Everything is clean. The location is incredible 1 block from Aristides. Totally recommended. If i come to mendoza again, i would like to booking here!
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Traveled solo
Marie V wrote a review May 2019
10 contributions
Really loved this place to stay! Everything was clean, breakfast was really good! The rooms are also very nice and the staff as well. Also loved that the hostel is literally close to everything. Top location :) See you Gorilla 🦍♥️
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Traveled solo
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Harm wrote a review Apr 2019
2 contributions
Love this place, met a lot of people from every country, the location is perfect near the centrum, near to the bars and restaurants. Staff is really friendly and give good advise for tours. Nice area.
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Traveled solo
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$18 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ArgentinaCuyoProvince of MendozaMendoza
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gorilla Hostel
Which popular attractions are close to Gorilla Hostel?
Nearby attractions include Sol & Vino (0.3 miles), La Sala de Maridajes (0.3 miles), and Chinitas Wine Club (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Gorilla Hostel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Gorilla Hostel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a fireplace, and a seating area.
What food & drink options are available at Gorilla Hostel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, a lounge, and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Gorilla Hostel?
Yes, paid private parking on-site is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Gorilla Hostel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Restaurante Diplomatic, Azafran, and Heladeria Famiglia Perin.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Gorilla Hostel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Gorilla Hostel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Are there any historical sites close to Gorilla Hostel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Campo Historico El Plumerillo (3.6 miles).