5 Hostels in Esquel, Argentina

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Esquel, Argentina. You can choose from 5 Esquel hostels. In total, there are 6 cheap places to stay in Esquel such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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Esquel Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Esquel, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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(My Pod Capsule Hostel by Las Bayas is the best rated)

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Hostels in Esquel for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Get to know Esquel (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Esquel. To help you make friends with Esquel before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

Esquel is located in the Province of Chubut, in the Argentinean Patagonia. With about thirty-three thousand inhabitants, it is the second-most populated city of the Patagonia. Esquel is embedded in a valley and can be reached by plane from Buenos Aires or other points of Argentina. It is also possible to arrive to the community by bus or car. The distance to Buenos Aires is almost two thousand kilometers.

The climate of Esquel is cold in winter, with snow. Summers are warm and dry. A mixture of steppes and forests characterize this region.

Esquel has an important Welsh community. Thus, their traditions and culture are an integral part of the life of the city. Two churches, Seion and Bethel, are representative of the Welsh history in Esquel. In contrast with the Welsh community, many descendants of the aborigines are also present in the city, with their cultural and historical traditions, which makes Esquel one of the most interesting places to visit when traveling the Argentinean Patagonia.

Attractions in the city also include The Alerces National Park and La Hoya Ski Center. For lovers of outdoor activities, Esquel has many options to offer, like trekking, kayaking, snowboarding, and fishing.

There are numerous hostels in Esquel that are located in the center of the city or in the beautiful surrounding areas. Their services include free internet access and touristic information. Linen and towels are usually provided. They all have shared and private bedrooms, well-equipped kitchen, and common areas with TV and library. Furthermore, it is frequent to find hostels in Esquel with barbecue area. Some hostels in Esquel offer laundry service and free breakfast. Staying in a hostel in Esquel is the best way to enjoy all the city has to offer and to be in touch with nature, sharing experiences with friends and other visitors.

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Other Nearby Cities
Cholila Cholila (46 Km / 28 mi.)
El Corcovado El Corcovado (73 Km / 45 mi.)
Epuyen Epuyen (77 Km / 48 mi.)
El Hoyo El Hoyo (94 Km / 58 mi.)
Lago Puelo Lago Puelo (95 Km / 59 mi.)
El Bolsón El Bolsón (107 Km / 67 mi.)
Cochamo Cochamo (177 Km / 110 mi.)

FAQ about Esquel Hostels

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Travel Tips for Esquel - from the Community

Hey fam! Here are a few more tips from the community, from them to you, and you to them. This space is dedicated for travellers to share their best tips on backpacking Esquel. Have a closer look - the Hostelz community share real hidden gems, insider knowledge and overall impressions of Esquel. Everyone is welcome to add something useful, funny, unexpected and the "absolutely necessary to know before you go" - share, share and then share a little more!

If you visit Argentina you cannot miss Esquel. The city doesn’t have a lot, but the area is fantastic. If I could, I would go back every summer.

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Your Packing List for Esquel

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Esquel and Argentina.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Esquel