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    America del Sur Hostel

    Calle Puerto Deseado (a mts. de La Bamba), El Calafate Z9405CNE, Argentina
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          US$38
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          Overview
          • Excellent53%
          • Very good33%
          • Average8%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Hostel del Glaciar Libertador
          284 reviews
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          377 reviews
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          1,088 reviews
          #7 of 70 hotels in El Calafate
           
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          Reviewed 25 March 2017

          I stayed here for 3 nights and everything was fine. I stayed in a four bed dorm which was clean and tidy and the beds were comfy, although if you were on the top bunk the arrangement was too close making it a bit difficult...More

          Thank Paul J
          Reviewed 25 March 2017

          what more could you ask for!? I thought heated floor was the best idea ever for a hostel, you come out from the hot shower and the floor is heated and warm to touch, it's an amazing feeling! Breakfast is also great (cereals, raw eggs...More

          Thank pangpb
          Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

          It is a great place and I would recommend it however there are few cons that I would share Pro: - great view - great atmosphere - clean - helpful staff - lovely living room to eat, chat and drink Cons: - the door of...More

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          Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

          This place is a well oiled machine and they know what travellers want. It's well managed, abundant communal areas, very clean, great kitchen, great breakfast ( by Argentinian standards) and helpful staff. The issue I had was it felt like being on a cruise ship....More

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          Reviewed 15 February 2017

          We stayed here before and after a visit to Torres del Paine and really enjoyed it. It is a nice quite hostel with travellers of all ages. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and made our trip that much easier. It has an awesome...More

          Thank JamesBExplorer
          Hostel del Glaciar Libertador
          284 reviews
          #8 of 68 Speciality lodging in El Calafate
           
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          377 reviews
          #2 of 34 B&amp;Bs / Inns in El Calafate
           
          Calafate Hostel
          301 reviews
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          Hotel Mirador del Lago
          1,088 reviews
          #7 of 70 hotels in El Calafate
           
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          • Free Internet
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          • US$30 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Patagonia >
          • Province of Santa Cruz >
          • El Calafate
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          • America Del Sur Hostel El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
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          tates12
          Hi! Do you accept credit card payment and do you exempt foreign guest from VAT payment? Thank you. Marietta
          8 February 2017|
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          Response from Philippe G | Reviewed this property |
          If I remember right they accept credit card but charge some extra and need to take you picture or something like that. Always simpler to pay cash in most places in the area. No idea about VAT sorry
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          Manasa S
          Could someone provide the email address to contact the hostel staff? Thanks in advance!
          31 January 2017|
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          Response from Nicola K | Reviewed this property |
          Not allowed to send email addresses /websites here but it's calafate@americahostel.c o m.ar - take out the spaces, and you're there ;)
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          sunsum99
          Can you please let us know as to how far and how convenient is it to go to the main area to book tours in El Calafate? Thanking you. sunsum
          2 November 2014|
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          Response from ChiaraTristan | Reviewed this property |
          Hi sumsum The hostel is situated about 10 minutes from the main road, with an uphill on the way back. We had a car but 4 years ago I was there without one and it was totally fine. We actually booked our tour to the glacier... More
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          "We asked for a triple, got a 4 person bunk bed room. Wish they were not bunkbeds. Beware if traveling in a..."
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          "Ask for the new rooms in the lower floor."
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          "Choose a room away from reception if possible to avoid noise and on the mountain side if possible, so that..."
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          "Seriously stay somewhere else"
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