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Hostel del Glaciar

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  • Average13%
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  • Terrible6%
Dec 12, 2017
“Good room, even better empanadas ”
May 25, 2017
“Massive hostel with all sort of Rooms”
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Dry Cleaning
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with my partner in November, in a private twin room. The room was great, warm, excellent WiFi, and a short walk to town. In the evening we were offered to learn how to make empanadas, which we did. I've never eaten better...More

Thank Sarah S
Response from HDGPioneros, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel del GlaciarResponded 1 week ago
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Gracias por tus comentarios. Estoy muy contento de escuchar que has disfrutado de tu estancia con nosotros. Espero que tu...More

Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Great front staff. Great location. Rooms basic and comfortable. Walls paper thin though. Good common space. Centrally located. Breakfast no frills but accommodating Music played out front varied and appealing. Wifi only in common areasMore

Thank Nlenigma
Response from HDGPioneros, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel del GlaciarResponded December 11, 2017
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Estimado cliente. Gracias por darnos una calificación perfecta y por recomendar nuestro hotel a otros viajeros. Estoy seguro de que...More

Reviewed May 25, 2017

I was there only for a night and chose this hostel because a friend was staying there otherwise I personally choose smaller hostels. This was really big, a lot of people, Which is good to meet fellow travelers but it was too big so the...More

Thank thesolespeaks
Response from HDGPioneros, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel del GlaciarResponded December 11, 2017
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Te agradecemos que hayas dedicado tiempo para proporcionarnos una valoración de tu estancia.

Reviewed March 1, 2017

Private room with bathroom- very basic and run down but adequate, even had daily room service. However 1 staff member provided very poor service- stated he would order airport shuttle bus, then didn't do it until 24 hours later and shuttle fully booked. He then...More

Thank Angela C
Response from HDGLibertador, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel del GlaciarResponded March 4, 2017
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Gracias por tomarte el tiempo para escribir una reseña tan detallada. Todos tus comentarios son esenciales para mejorar nuestro servicio....More

Reviewed January 30, 2017

Being a traveller to and from many hostels i would have to say this would be my most dissatisfied yet. The shower very weak pressured and luke warm for this type of environment at the bottom of Patagonia is very poor. There was also a...More

Thank Alesha C
Response from HDGPioneros, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel del GlaciarResponded February 3, 2017
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Gracias por tomarte el tiempo para escribir una reseña tan detallada. Todos tus comentarios son esenciales para mejorar nuestro servicio....More

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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
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Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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$29 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$29 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Free wifi is only found in kitchen area"
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"In the rear building it's a little quieter, but a room near the common area may just squeeze the last..."
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"Pick a room in the middle of the corridor - rooms 1&2 are too close to the kitchen and 11&12 too..."
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