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About El Chaltén
Established north of Los Glaciares National Park, El Chaltén is a small community with less than two thousand inhabitants in the Province of Santa Cruz, at the south of Argentinean Patagonia. This beautiful place is surrounded by the stunning presence of the Andes. The Fitz Roy or Chaltén Mountain overwhelms the town with its magnificence.
El Chaltén can be reached by plane; the closest airport is in the city of El Calafate, about two hundred kilometers from El Chaltén. Daily flights are available from Buenos Aires and buses to El Chaltén also leave El Calafate every day. El Chaltén is a compulsory visit for tourists traveling Patagonia and an excellent choice for lovers of outdoor activities. Mountains, lakes, rivers, and forests are all at hand in this touristic village. Organized excursions to Glaciar Viedma, Lake of the Desert, and visits to La Leona Petrified Forest are some of the activities to enjoy while visiting the community. Other outdoor options for visitors in El Chaltén include bouldering, trekking, horse riding, and mountain biking. For those who are not used to extreme adventure, El Chaltén offers self-guided walks along the paths close to the town.
The most diverse types of accommodation are available in this small community. However, hostels in El Chaltén are the most popular choice for tourists. All of them have shared rooms with two or more beds, kitchen, and a common area. El Chaltén hostels with private rooms, Wi-Fi internet connections, luggage storage rooms, and free breakfasts are also available. Staying in a hostel in El Chaltén is usually a wonderful experience for those tourists who love to share experiences while staying at low cost in this remote place of Argentinean Patagonia.
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HI - El Chaltén - Rancho Grande Hostel
"HI - El Chaltén - Rancho Grande Hostel is one of the busiest hostels in El Chalten -- this is not too surprising since it is also the home of Chalten Travel, who drop off busload after busload of tourists here. The Location The hostel is also the offices for Chalten Travel, so it can be extremely useful for catching the bus to El Calafate or toward the north. It's also only ten minutes' walk to the start of the National Park so it is...
La Comarca Hostel
"Great little hostel!! - Great little hostel located a block from the bus station. Small and basic but with everything you need. Good kitchen & common space. Could use an extra couch or two but that's getting picky. Warm rooms, comfy beds. No lockers but had no problems with security during our stay. Super nice owner/manager is always a bonus. Recommend for those traveling on a budget." … "… a room without permission. You must...
"Feeling good! - The Crew was really nice and helpful and there was a nice atmosphere in the hostel!" … "Value for money - Comfy beds, fantastic bathrooms with hot showers & fluffy towels provided (and hand gel!) Some lockers available although not enough for everyone. Reasonable kitchen (although pretty crowded if more than one group wants to cook at once) and decent common area (although less pleasant when owner plays rock music...
Hostel Pioneros del Valle
"Hostel Pioneros del Valle is a brand new hostel in El Chalten, developed by one of the travel companies so that its customers have a place to stay. Interestingly it's also the only hostel in the village with free Wi-Fi. Considering the internet cafes are very expensive and the few bars with Wi-Fi ask for a fee per hour, this is a very good thing indeed. The Location El Chalten is a very small village and so it's hard for any hostel to...
Lo De Trivi
"… of trekking and mountain activities. It has 14 rooms in total spread across 3 double beds, and the other 11 rooms are with bunk beds in a 1 double, 2 triples, 1 quadruple and sextuple 7. The Hostel offers the following services for its guests wifi, optional breakfast, linens included, recruiting trips, board games, kitchen, microwave and refrigerator, luggage storage, lockers, satellite TV, laundry, beverage sales....
HI - El Chaltén - Condor de los Andes Hostel
"Great view - This hostel has great views of Fitz Roy. The common areas are nice for hanging out when the weather's bad. The staff are very helpful. The kitchen is pretty nice, too." … "Not recommended - Cramped dorms with only 4 lockers for 6 (uncomfortable) beds, noisy bathroom in the room. Chaotic organisation and the guy at the reception was rather unfriendly (unlike the girls though)." … "Located in the very small town of El...
Kospi Hostel & Posada
"… offers comfort and warmth to those who choose us, the comfort of our facilities and leisure activities are essential to mitigate the fatigue after hard days of hiking. Why should you stay with us The Kospi Hostel & Inn is a new hotel concept that is especially suited to the needs of the female audience, with very comfortable rooms finely decorated, spacious lockers, spring mattresses, premium white, the bathrooms have hair dryers,...
HI - El Chaltén - Patagonia Hostel
"Albergue Patagonia is well situated in El Chalten, right on the main drag. It is easily recognized from the street by its cozy brick red appearance. The atmosphere here is very home-like and relaxed. If you want a loud, party atmosphere with lots of people, this is not the place for you. But, if you want to meet a few people, relax, have a place like home, and get personal attention from the staff, this hostel is perfect! You will enjoy...
Cabañas Cerro Torre
"… will provide you with a palpable image of our landscape. Apart from trekking excursions (for which you dont need neither a guide nor sophisticated equipment), El Chaltn offers glacier trekking excursions (for which you do need a hired guide and adequate equipment);guided horse rides; excursions to Lago Viedma, setting off Baha Tnel harbor, 15 kms. from El Chaltn, where you can practice sportfish. If you choose to visit...
"At the foot of the singular Paredón de los Cóndores - wall of the Condors - and just off the Río de Las Vueltas, lies Inlandsis, am enterprise arising from a true understanding of the needs of visitors and explorers to this exquisitely set, small Patagonian town, El Chaltén.Based on our combined experience as constant travellers and local inhabitants, we have created a warm and intimate place that will make you feel at home even though you...
"… landscape ,come and visit us because you will remember it for ever... We offer double, triple & quadruple rooms with private bathrooms, central hot water, continental breakfast, living room, baggage lockers, etc. The tourist town 'El Chalten' founded in 1985, is located in the department Lago Argentino, in the southwest of Santa Cruz province. Is the youngest town in the country. 'El Chalten' is the name given to the...
Hospedaje Mi Rincon
"Mi Rincon es un hospedaje calido, familiar y confortable, ubicado en la zona centrica de El Chaltén, a 400 mts de la terminal de buses, proximo a los senderos de trekking que el Parque Nacional ofrece. Posee habitaciones singles, dobles y triples con baño privado. La tarifa incluye servicio de mucama y acceso a internet via wi-fi. Por las mañanas dejaremos a su disposición una infusión de cafe, te, leche etc. para que cada pasajero deguste en...
Hosteria Lago Viedma
"Our Bed and Breakfast, located in a central area of the town, offers a warm and cozy place, inspired by the Patagonian countryside overlooking the Cerro Fitz Roy. We have 4 comfortable rooms, all with private bathrooms and a living room. Please note: Cancellation Policy: 3 days before arrival Check In: 1.00 pm Check Out: 10.00 am Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash, Credit Cards accepted Breakfast is not included....
"Our property is attended by its owners, we have comfortable double rooms, triple and quadruple rooms, all with private bathrooms and central heating. Rates include continental breakfast. We have wifi in all hostería. Satellite TV and DVD player in the breakfast area. The rooms are spacious and each has a safe and hairdryer in the bathroom. If you seek tranquility, friendly service and excellent price / benefit Koonek Inn is your...
"… Warmly decorated, and carefully cleaned, most of the rooms have views of the mountains. Every morning, our complimentary breakfast includes: Coffee, tea, and milk buffet, along with cereals, yogurt, ham and cheese, cake, whole wheat bread, white breads, butter and jam. Amenities include 24 hrs central heating and hot water, WI-FI service and three shared living rooms, library and exchange of books. Luggage safekeeping and...
Estancia La Quinta
"… with private bathroom (with bathtub), hairdryer, heated by individually-regulated radiators, large windows overlooking panoramic views. The SENIOR rooms also have hidromassage, minibar, safety box, and more amenities according to the category. Estancia la Quinta is a one-hundred-year-old cattle-rearing farm that opens its gates to tourists from October to April. The ranch house at the heart of the Los Glaciares National Park within...
"Stone and wood details and large windows are the features which make Infinito Sur a unique place in El Chaltén. 9 carefully decorated, spacious and comfortable double rooms with private bathroom. Full buffet style breakfast with regional products. Living room overlooking the Fitz Roy. Personalised high level staff. · Lunch Box & Wine Bar · Central Heating. · Luggage Store. · Library. · Maid service ·...
"… with hot chocolate in the afternoon. In a second room, comfortable chairs to enjoy the traditional tables of cheeses and cold meats, smoked Patagonian and tasting of wines from the best wineries in Argentina. We also have a space for communication, with 3 pcs Internet satellite connection. Staff were strictly selected to provide our guests not only quality service but also warmth in your stay with us. Hotel Poincenot was...
"… the landscape deserves the best service. El Chalten is renewed with the arrival of Hotel Destino Sur. Hotel Destino Sur amenities include 24 hour bar, LCD TV 32 and phone in the bedroom, buffet breakfast, and invites you to enjoy an exclusive wine cellar in a warm atmosphere surrounded by unique views. The WiFi service throughout the resort and the gym ensures entertainment, and our modern spa guarantees relaxation for our...
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