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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for almost two weeks and recommend it. Things I liked: - Great staff, all of whom are friendly, helpful and speak English very well - Rooms and common areas are cleaned every day - Bunks are solid and rooms have large lockers - With a few exceptions, guests are quiet and don't stay up late - Separate room...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel right in the center of small quant El Chalten. Easy to get to all the hikes and the staff are super helpful with local informations. We had a private room no bathroom. You can hear EVERYTHING including every foot step and cough but the staff is good about keeping quiet hours.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for 4 nights. The bed was clean and comfortable. I had a room upstairs and it was quiet there. The bathroom was clean. All areas had good windows and were naturally well lit. Common areas were quite nice too. The staff was very responsive in person and by email. They (Romina) emailed me in very great detail...

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a double room with private bathroom. Everything about the room met our expectations. They even had a brush to clean your boots after the hike. The common areas were nice, offering guest some interaction and a well equipped kitchen. Laundry service was also good value. The trail heads are really just next to the hostel. Wifi was slow...

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Thank Mataforgana
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Recommended by a local. Glad we stayed here. Rented a Cabana for two nights. Fair price. Everything was clean and comfortable. Had issue with hot water heater but staff quickly fixed the problem. Easy walking access to all major climbs. Highly recommend to folks who wouldn't normally stay at a hostel.

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Thank Harry N
Whitefish, Montana
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

You will be glad you dropped your bag there. Super clean hostel with very friendly staff. All the information you need including good restaurants. Get quiet at a reasonable hour. Private rooms get a free breakfast at the restaurant next door.

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Thank TravelGuyMontana
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stayed in a double room with shared bathroom. The room was nice and clean but relatively small. The shared bathroom was good but could have been cleaned once more as the bins were overflowing at night. The kitchen was okay. There should have been oil and salt provided though as this is a standard for other backpackers hostels. Good...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 May 2016

The main building is nice: spacious, fairly warm (in winter) and with a well-equipped kitchen. The front desk folks are welcoming and helpful. WiFi works and--for El Chalten standards--is fairly fast. I would happily give this place 4 dots or even five, but then I got to spend the second night in an 800ARS cabana -- and that was a...

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MartinLegos, Gerente at Patagonia Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, sorry that have had to change their accommodation to be filled ours. At that time there were many problems with the water supply and pressure was very variable. We always recommend our guests tell in advance how many days they want to stay housed, to avoid running out availability. We wait for you on your next trip to...

Dijon, France
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The hostel is in impeccable shape. Room bed and plumbing all OK. Good breakfast, all staff very attentive and helpful. Example: they lent us hiking staffs for free. A good location for meeting other hikers. Wi-Fi rather feeble (this is very frequent in Argentina). Room single-glazed with a poor-quality Al frame, so ample condensation during the night - not our...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 28 March 2016

The double with private bath was about 200 more expensive than the going rate. The staff really made us feel like we we're imposing on them whenever we asked a question. Finally at checkout the staff member quoted us a different (higher) price. We tried to find a middle ground but the staff was inflexible and very rude. Plenty of...

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MartinLegos, Gerente at Patagonia Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Emersn, Are still in doubt if you really stay in Patagonia Hostel or elsewhere. We have one of the most affordable rates for the quality of services we provide and try to avoid any disagreement with our guests. Thus it is shown in the comments of most of our guests. We hope to have you back with us to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Patagonia Hostel is located at the main street (San Martin), only a few steps of the National Park's trails. Features Rooms with Shared Bathroom and Doubles and Triples Rooms with Private Bathroom, sommiers, hair dryer, safe box and breakfast buffet included. The Hostels provides Large Common Areas, Fully Equipped Kitchen, WI-FI, Free Computers for guests, TV-HD satelite, DVD, Bar, Restaurant, Free Luggage Storage, Book Exhange, Parking.Bike rental. Also there are cabins, excellent choice for families accmmodation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Patagonia Hostel

Address: Avenida San Martin 493, El Chalten Z9301ABA, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Chalten
Price Range: $124 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Get a room away from the street. The restaurant the road is loud until late.”
 of 5 bubbles Emersn, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Both downstairs and upstairs are good choices.”
 of 5 bubbles jetlag_8, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Great location for the trail hike”
 of 5 bubbles 631delicias, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“WiFi reception is best in the reception area”
 of 5 bubbles AnnElisR, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
“If staying in hostel wing, get a room upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles SL671985, 7 Feb 2015 | Read review
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