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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 22 February 2014

I booked a 4 night stay at this hostel after reading all of the good reviews I read. The hostel offers extremely friendly staff that love to push tours on you, but overall like to help you e kitchen facilities are great for making your own food. The location is a bit out of town but the walk is only...

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Reviewed 16 February 2014 via mobile

I stayed at Nakel Yenu for 4 days with my boyfriend in a double room. The place is close to the center and the staff includes four kind and friendly guys. I loved the fact that it was always clean and cozy, with great music and great wibe. The breakfast was luxurious! Also hot water all the time, good Wifi,...

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Switzerland
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Nakel Yenu is a good backpacker's place. You get good value for your money, even though some basic things are missing, for instance hooks to hang clothes in the dorms (it wouldn't cost a lot of money or effort to add them) and also storm plugs in the dorms. The kitchen, in a separate building, is roomy , well equipped...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Pros: - Beautiful dining area - good asado dinner with unlimited wine - helpful, welcoming staff, all spoke English well - good hot water - location close to the grocery store, a quick walk downhill into town Cons: - Rooms on the ground floor open right onto the lobby so are rather noisy - Unreliable WiFi

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World Traveler
Reviewed 24 December 2013

I stayed at Posada Patagonica Nakel Yenu, for 17 nights. I enjoyed my stay there, it had some of the best coffee I have found in Argentina, great hot showers, and a very helpful and friendly staff. Beds were re-made every day, linen replaced every few days, and it was staffed by dedicated and competent maids. A few areas could...

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Thank James S
Salta, Argentina
Reviewed 18 December 2013

This place was great, the atmosphere is wonderful and the guys running it are very cool. The kitchen is separate and a great spot to cook up a storm & meet fellow travellers. This was seriously the best place we stayed in through the whole of Argentina. You are likely to wake up to soft reggae pink floyd mixes in...

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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 1 December 2013

Liked the atmosphere of this place. Cozy and nice place to hang out. Staff was also very friendly. Private rooms are spacious and in good condition. Well heated (sometimes too much heat). A bit of a walk from the town center but not too bad in the grand scheme of things. A bit pricier in comparison to other options downtown...

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Greenville, SC
Reviewed 27 November 2013

My wife and I stayed in the private room in Nakel Yenu for our stay in El Calafate. The room was spacious, clean, and had hot showers. The staff were great and gave us advice on walking the city, tours, and hosted a cookout on our last night. It's an easy 5-10 minute walk to the city center and since...

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Thank Scott C
Reviewed 12 November 2013

We went here because of a wrong booking at another hostel but we didn't regret it. The staff of this hostel is really friendly and helps you with everything. The rooms are fine, not luxury but you can't expect that of this price. At least the room and bathroom are clean. The breakfast is really nice compared to other breakfasts...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

This is a very relaxed little hostel. A bit further out of town than some other places (still less than 15 mins walk from bus station with backpacks). Has a mixture of dorms and privacy rooms with two beds. Very cosy atmosphere, similar to I Keu Ken an lovely staff. Kitchen has 2 stoves which comes in handy during dinner...

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Additional Information about Posada Patagonica Nakel Yen

Address: Pto. San Julian 244, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: $27 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“Go for the 4 bed dorm”
 of 5 bubbles am_lall, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good, but upstairs the wi-fi loses its power”
 of 5 bubbles JuliaH39, 2 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room in another hostel/hotel for the best stay in El Calafate.”
 of 5 bubbles DrunkardsWalk, 24 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Very noisy rooms on ground level as well as rooms overlooking the street.”
 of 5 bubbles annabouchard, 21 Feb 2014 | Read review
“The rooms on the ground floor open right in the living/reception area, so they are a bit noisy. We were so tired this wasn't an issue at all for sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles 614ellier, 12 Jan 2014 | Read review
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