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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, clean rooms, bath shared with one further room only, o.k. beds. Nice courtyard . Luggage storage plus a public shower should your onward bus leave in the evening. City, supermarkets bus terminal and atlantic beach all in walking distance. Very friendly staff - at that point we were out for three months and had seen many, mostly very welcoming...

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latoscapmy, Recepción at La Tosca Hostel, responded to this review

Hola Akkanaut! Nice to meet you, thanks a lot for your nice words! We can tell you that finally we could fix the gas pipe and all is in order again. We have our incredible showers running again and 2 kitchens with 10 different fires available to cook, so nobody have to wait ever! Thanks a lot for your time...

Roosendaal, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

First I need to say that during my stay the gas wasn't working (which means no cooking and warm showers) and wifi worked but very slowly. However, I still think the hostel is really nice (taking into consideration how nice it would be if everything worked well). The hosts are so nice! Eduardo showed me around, and showed all the...

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CP1973
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This hostel is a classic backpacker place. The team are all very friendly and helpful. The breakfast is a big basket of cakes and sweet yoghurt that you can have with cornflakes. A glass of squash and coffee. They have a big fridge that guests are welcome to store things in and two kitchens that guests are welcome to cook...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for three nights. Very nice and quiet place. Good dorms, good breakfast with self baked cake, good hints for tours. Clean, hot showers, nice chilly garden. Central location, only a few blocks from the sea. Eduardo and his staff were super nice. Highly recommendable!

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Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Véry friendly staff (in general, but also supportive in our search to the perfect excursions during our stay there), great backpacker atmosphere & lovely cosy infrastructure (shared kitchen, cosy living room and perfect garden to chill inbetween excursions)!

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I got mixed feelings about that hostel. The staff is very very friendly and helpful, the atmosphere therefore really good. The hostel also has a nice "inner cordyard" as you can see on all the pictures. That's definetely nice! The breakfast just includes sweet cakes, coffee and yoghurt, you won't find bread here. Beds and bathrooms were not very clean,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 November 2016

My partner and I stayed in La Tosca for 2nights while in Puerto Madryn. It was exactly what we wanted. The staff were helpful and booked all our excursions. The rooms were the cheapest on offer, cleaned daily and comfortable. Breakfast was tasty and the kitchen had everything we needed. We would definitely recommend staying here.

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Ushuaia, Argentina
Reviewed 15 October 2016

LaTosca is in a great location, not far from the bus terminal. Beds are comfortable with the useful addition of private power points and lamps. Staff are efficient but I had the sense that it was just a business rather than a passion and it didn't have the friendly family feel that many other hostels have. It was very much...

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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed in. The people are incredibly helpful! The rooms are warm and clean and the beds are very comfy. Also the breakfast is homemade and delicious! They helped organise all my excursions and were just brilliant.

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is great value for the money. The staff were awesome, super helpful with arranging tours in the area and providing information. We asked about kayaking and they called and had a list of options as soon as the company opened. We left early in the morning twice and they had breakfast ready to go, which was a very tasty...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our facilities are conceived to operate in accordance with the historical climate of the region, facing north. A protected area with a nice and sunny central garden, it’s ideal for a comfortable outdoors rest. The barbecue, in addition, proposes tasting the precious argentine meat. The social area, with a lot of natural light, has a common room, integrating a living room, a dining room and a full equipped kitchen. This is the place where you can have all the information, daily updated, to plan your journey in Madryn. It is also the ideal place to meet people from every corner of the planet and share travel experiences and promote new good moments. The double rooms are very small and simple. Basically designed for sleeping, with exceptional “La Cardeuse” mattresses, excellent unlimited hot showers, and an exhaustive cleaning every day. It is worth clarifying, that these rooms counts with privacy, but share the bathroom with another room across, showing an innovative concept in semi-private. We can offer two separate services within those facilities, private or double ones. The “double bed", which has, obviously, a double bed; or the "bunk beds", which consists of two single beds, one over the other, always in an intimate atmosphere. The Shared bedrooms consist of a big common room, with an internal bathroom, essential for Patagonian nights. The individual lockers offer a safe place to leave your things while you are enjoying your trip. The beds count with those exceptional “La Cardeuse” mattresses too. In every room, individual heaters allows you to manage the room temperature as you like.The service includes breakfast (coffee or tee, with milk, and homemade cakes), access to the internet, Wi-Fi access code. Includes also, of course, bedclothes and a hand towel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Tosca Hostel

Address: Sarmiento 437, Puerto Madryn, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Chubut > Puerto Madryn
Price Range: $25 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — La Tosca Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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