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Lo de Penalba

Nuestra Sra. del Rosario 73 - 79, Cafayate, Argentina
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Charming hostel with a lovely garden, located directly onto the main square. Close to every bar or restaurant you need. Very friendly staff who can also help with tours to the Quebrada. Dorms are for 4 people, nice and clean. Kitchen and fridge are a bit small, not really equipped for people who want to cook for themselves. Note that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a 4 person dorm room which was extremely comfortable. The staff were very accommodating and breakfast was lovely. The hotel is located on the central square so there are lots of places to visit, cafes and restaurants. The only drawback is that on a Sunday morning the church bells start ringing early, so if you are a... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed there for 3 days and loved it. We had a room with private bathroom, good price, simple but really nice, clean and comfortable. Although it is not a luxury hotel, it is obvious that the owner pays attention to all little details. The garden is lovely and taken care of. The breakfast is really nice - homemade bread... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I had a lovely 2 night stay at Lo de Penalba whilst I was visiting Cafayate and the surrounding areas. There weren't many other people staying whilst I was there so I had a whole 4 bed dorm to myself. The owner was really friendly and on my last day he invited me to an asado out on a farm... More 

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Hermosa experiencia, súper recomendable, tanto Cafayate como el hostal. Beautiful experience, highly recommended! Don't miss Cafayate ! The hostel has a great location, it is a beautiful place, really nice service and good price!

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Lo de Penalba is a small hotel with few rooms. Some of them they have their own bathroom and I stayed in one of them. Rooms are equipped with pretty good internet connection, ventilator, heater. Breakfast is served in their small kitchen.restaurant and contains a jar of orange juice, coffee/tea, HOMEMADE bread, which is done daily from Charlie, the owner,... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lo de Peñalba is located really centrally in Cafayate, on the main plaza. Here you will be able to experience life in the local community while staying in our property in the large communal space indoor and in the central patio, in which you can enjoy the sun that normally shines 340 days a year. We have double room with private bathroom, triple, quadruple and dormrooms with 6 beds that each have a private bathroom as well. Our facilities are well kept to ensure you stay in a clean, pleasant and pretty home.You will find a computer with internet/wifi and every room has heat / fan and hot water 24hs. The breakfast is included.Lo de Peñalba is run by Charly who will be happy to make you laugh and feel good in his house. He will also recommend you the good travel agency he works with on the same street : “Majo Viajes”. They will help you to make your journey easier giving you the best informations you are looking for to enjoy your time in Cafayate and all around it! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lo de Penalba

Address: Nuestra Sra. del Rosario 73 - 79, Cafayate, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Salta > Cafayate
Price Range: $20 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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