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Albergue y Hostal Lago Argentino

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

The wifi was fast, the kitchen was large and well stocked with dishes and pans to eat and cook. The rooms and bathrooms were very clean! I can't imagine needing anything more for a budget hostel! Well done!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Close to the bus station and located behind the town centre. Double rooms are extremely small and noise can be heard throughout the building! Breakfast.....what breakfast, you will need to go buy some of you are used to a breakfast to start your day. Although the common area and kitchen are really good and clean. The showers are hot but... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

We chose it because it is close to the bus station! We stayed in the room with private bathroom which is more comfortable with breakfast. It is a nice place although the rooms are small. We cooked in the kitchen and it was very practical

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Reviewed 29 October 2014

We came to the hostel because it was close to the bus terminal. The price was high but we decided to stay.we were very disappointed about the stuff because they were very rude and when we checked out they didnt let us to stay in the lobby when we were waiting for a taxi.

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El Chalten, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 March 2014 via mobile

Hostel located in centre of town close to bus station. We booked a double with private bathroom which is set in well kept gardens with comfortable bed and shelf and hanging space for clothes. Breakfast was cereal, home made bread to toast and a croissant. Exceptionally clean, excellent WIFI and lovely owners. Would recommend

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2014 via mobile

Staff particularly Stella very friendly and helpful. Room was clean,bed comfortable but very little space for luggage. Breakfast included "Argentinian Continental breakfast" that is a croissant,cold cereal ,tea or coffee. Plus - walking distance to center of town

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2014 via mobile

Had a stop over in El Calafate for the glacier. One night here in the twin room at the end of the corridor (room 4 from memory) thus stepping distance to the garden. Nice surroundings, clean rooms and average breakfast. Convenient location to bus station meant not lugging bags around town. Served its purpose well at a reasonable rate.

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

I enjoyed staying in this hostel. Rooms in the main building are very small, basic and clean. I stayed across the street in a 3-bed room with a bathroom. It had great common area and beautiful garden. It is conveniently located right by the bus station, nearby super market and 5 min walk to the main street. It is more... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2013

Was very excited upon seeing the pink exterior, flowers and private room in the albergue section. My opinion changed quickly. The room was dark, weak shower, scalding water, dirty bedspread (quite unacceptable), weak wifi in the rooms, old/worn decor, bad door and very unsafe in the albergue section as anyone from the street can walk into the area. I checked... More 

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Cary, NC
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Reviewed 26 January 2013

This place is very close to the bus station, which is handy if you have an early departure, but otherwise I would recommend staying somewhere else (and there looked to be other options fairly close to the bus station). After staying at the lovely Albergue Patagonia in El Chalten this place was a real comedown. I had a room rather... More 

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Javier and Veronica’s house is typical of Patagonia, and together with Estela take care of guests making them feel completely at home! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Albergue y Hostal Lago Argentino

Address: Calle Campana Del Desierto 1050, El Calafate Z9405BSJ, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: ₹ 6,100 - ₹ 6,580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Albergue y Hostal Lago Argentino Hotel El Calafate
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“All quiet rooms away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles Riever, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a low bunk!”
 of 5 bubbles MM27APR20154, 30 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The 8 double rooms are perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles mph60, 19 Nov 2012 | Read review
“The double in the annex were comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles holidayrichie, 27 Nov 2011 | Read review
“All rooms are the same.”
 of 5 bubbles trad78, 19 Sep 2011 | Read review
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