Nestled in the heart of Argentine Patagonia lies Calafate, a charming town that serves as the gateway to the awe-inspiring Los Glaciares National Park. Home to the magnificent Perito Moreno Glacier, Calafate is a popular destination for travelers seeking an authentic Patagonian experience.
With its stunning landscapes and vibrant culture, Calafate is a must-see destination for adventurers and nature enthusiasts alike.
Here are the best hostels in El Calafate.
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With stunning views of Calafate's mountains and lake, America Del Sur Calafate Hostel offers cozy rooms with underfloor heating and lockers, all boasting breathtaking views. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, and a communal kitchen, plus a daily continental breakfast featuring local specialties. The hostel is just a 7-minute walk from downtown Calafate and offers 24-hour front desk service.
Plus, free parking is available on site. Don't miss the chance to experience this beautiful area, located just 14 miles from the airport and only 50 miles from the amazing Perito Moreno Glacier!
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Hostel 64Bigüa B&B in El Calafate has clean, smoke-free rooms and a garden to relax in. Guests can plan their sightseeing at the tour desk or use free WiFi throughout the property. There is a shared kitchen for cooking, a shared lounge to meet others and a 24-hour reception with currency exchange.
Select rooms have a kitchenette and every room has access to a shared bathroom with bidet and hairdryer. Located 19 minutes on foot to El Calafate Regional Museum and a few kilometers to Nimez Lagoon and El Calafate Bus Station. A stay here gets you within a short distance to Isla Solitaria and Puerto Irma Ruins.
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Schilling Patagonia Travellers, located right in the center of El Calafate, is the perfect place to stay for a memorable trip. With free WiFi throughout the hotel, guests can relax in peace. The hostel offers 4x4 tours, horseback riding trips and excursions to Lago Argentino, as well as booking opportunities for outings to Perito Moreno Glacier and El Chalten.
Wake up to a delicious continental breakfast every day and take advantage of the tour desk to plan your stay. Only 150 meters from the Main Avenue, the hostel is situated for great access to everything you need!
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Red House Hostel is located just 2 blocks from the city centre and a short walk away from the lakefront. Guests can enjoy stunning views of the lake and mountains from some of the rooms or relax under the Patagonian sun in the front yard. The hostel has cozy common areas for guests to enjoy, including a library and board games.
With plenty of shops, bars, and restaurants nearby, there's always something to explore in the vibrant neighborhood. Don't miss out on the chance to visit Perito Moreno Glacier and other glaciers through different excursions such as 4x4 tours, kayaking, horseback riding, and more!
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Meulen Hosteria y Apart is the perfect place to enjoy breathtaking views of the Argentinian Lake and an ecological reserve. The hotel offers a transfer service to the center of Calafate, a 20-minute walk from the hotel or try tours to Perito Moreno Glacier just an hour and a half drive away.
Guests can relax in their unique rooms or on the deck with unforgettable dusk views. It also features a restaurant that boasts its regional dishes and desserts.
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Folk Hostel is a modern and practical place created by travellers for travellers. Its young and enthusiastic team knows the region in detail and is always ready to provide options that match your experience. The hostel offers a variety of rooms, including shared dorms and private ensuite rooms. It's located in a strategic area with views to the Calafate Hill, a 10-minute walk from the shops area and only 200 meters away from the Bus Station.
The facilities include a shared kitchen, inner courtyard with native Patagonian species, and concierge services. Breakfast is available, and free WiFi is offered throughout the property.
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Located in El Calafate, Matices Hostel is one of the best hostels in the area, just a few steps from El Calafate Bus Station. With Argentinean Lake less than 2.5 miles away, guests can enjoy non-smoking rooms, a beautiful garden, free WiFi, and a shared lounge. The hostel offers airport transportation, bicycle rental services and is only an 11-minute walk from the El Calafate Regional Museum and 2.7 km from Nimez Lagoon.
The rooms are well-equipped, with some featuring a kitchenette and stunning mountain views. Isla Solitaria and Puerto Irma Ruines are within 11.3 km of the property.
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Looking for a cozy and budget-friendly hostel in El Calafate? Look no further than Hostel Nakel Yenu! Nestled against a stunning Patagonian mountain backdrop, this hostel offers both mixed dormitories and private rooms with shared or private bathrooms. Guests can enjoy a continental breakfast each morning and make use of the hostel's BBQ facilities and fully equipped kitchen.
Plus, with free Wi-Fi, panoramic views of Argentino Lake and Calafate Peak, and a bilingual staff ready to help plan your trips, [hostelName is one of the best hostel experiences in El Calafate!
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Hostel Titan is one of the best hostels in El Calafate, offering affordable private and shared rooms, a bar, restaurant, community kitchen, library, parking, and stunning Argentine lake views. With daily cleaning service, a games room, and beautiful terraces, Hostel Titan is a top choice for travelers.
With an excellent location, just 400 meters from Argentinean Lake and 200 meters from the main avenue, guests can easily access the beauty of the area. Guests can even opt for one of the four double rooms with private bathrooms.
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Nestled in El Calafate, Aonikenk Bed & Breakfast is a top choice for fun-loving travelers. Just minutes from Argentinean Lake and local attractions, guests will find free WiFi, parking, and a concierge service. With private and shared rooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a relaxing garden, it's a cozy home away from home.
Embrace the fun activities like cycling and soak up the Patagonian sun in this one-of-a-kind oasis. Adventure awaits at this fantastic hostel, conveniently located near the bustling Libertador Avenue and picturesque Glaciers National Park.
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Calafate Hostel, one of the best hostels in El Calafate, offers a fully equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi and daily breakfast. Their rooms come with shared or private bathrooms and linens are included. Guests can enjoy snacks at the bar or relax in the garden. The hostel also offers discounts on various excursions and activities. Located in the center of El Calafate, it provides easy access to the bus terminal and other amenities. The hostel is made of wood, creating a cozy and comfortable atmosphere.
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