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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This review concerns the private en suite rooms across the street from the hostel. El Calafate is a popular destination and prices reflect this. The rooms are basic and a little dated, but adequate. I found the room fragrance -- whether by spray or diffuser -- overdone and immediately aired out the room thoroughly on each of two stays. The...

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St. Moritz, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

For El Calafate it's a good priced accommodation - the rooms are super tiny and if there would have been the third person in the room, I have no idea how to move or even put the backpacks. Shower and everything is super basic and the breakfast has little choice as well. Nevertheless, the family who runs it is super...

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

We visited this place in Dec 2016 and we really had a great time at this place. Hostel Owner Esthela and Eugenio are nice person and ready to help... Hostel is just 2 mins walk from Bus Terminal. ....Really recommendable place, specially if travelling thru Bus.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Albergue for one night, arriving from Chalten and going to an Estancia, it was just fine given the dimensions of the room; breakfast was of very low quality;the attendant could not get us a convenient car hire but called a taxi driving us to the Perito Moreno that resulted to be a good solution since Pedro...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this place for 3 nights in a double private room with bathroom. The rooms are not big, and they are a bit dated, especially the bathroom. However staff was great, especially Eugenio who went out of his way to give us information, made a lot of calls on our behalf to know about times, prices etc. He...

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Taupo
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This was a very convenient hostel close to the bus station and downtown. There are a range of room types and we were able to change to quieter ones as it got busy with the younger crowd. Eugenio was one of the most helpful and friendly staff of any accommodation we have ever used.

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Small hostel, just 1-minute walk from the bus station, really cosy and welcoming. Estella, who owns the place, but also Eugenio and Pedro who work there, are among the most warm and welcoming people I have met throughout Argentina! They are willing to help you in whatever you may need, not only on hostel-related issues but on your holidays overall....

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This was our second visit to El Calefate and we wish we had found this on the first stay. It is so convenient for the bus station. We had a lovely personal welcome from the owner who put us at ease immediately. We were staying across the road from the hostel in a twin room situated in a beautifully scented...

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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

The people are really friendly! Breakfast is great as they bake there own bread and make fresh coffee! It is 150 meters from the bus station and 5 minute walk from the city centre with all touristic stuff. The rooms are really small and the lockers are in the hall, which is also not big. That makes it sometimes a...

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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

This is a very charming hostel, with several possibilities: bedrooms for 2, 3, 4 and camping. We stayed in a bedroom for 2, with private bathroom. Very clean, warm and cosy. Not luxurious, but comfortable. The walls are very thin, so we had trouble sleeping one night or two. But because everybody sleeps early and we were always tired, it...

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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: $143 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“Lago Argentino and El Calafate”
 of 5 bubbles 510nikhilj, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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