14 Hostels in El Chaltén, Argentina

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in El Chaltén, Argentina. You can choose from 14 El Chaltén hostels. In total, there are 27 cheap places to stay in El Chaltén such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $11 for a dorm.

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El Chaltén 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 El Chaltén, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Average dorm price


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Cheapest hostel in El Chaltén


(Hostel Kaiken is the cheapest)

Party hostels in El Chaltén


(Aylen-Aike Hostel is the best rated)

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in El Chaltén 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.

Best Hostels in El Chaltén for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to El Chaltén? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to El Chaltén alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in El Chaltén. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

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

Guess what? El Chaltén is also named and spelled El Chalten - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking El Chaltén here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
El Calafate El Calafate (121 Km / 75 mi.)

FAQ about El Chaltén Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in El Chaltén. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in El Chaltén. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about El Chaltén Hostels

Hostelz.com shows all 14 Hostels in El Chaltén. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Mistico Hostel 23 is the best hostel in El Chaltén for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 14 hostels in El Chaltén, Argentina. We list for you other cheap places to stay in El Chaltén such as

  • 6 hotels
  • 6 guesthouses
  • 1 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in El Chaltén.

Aylen-Aike Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in El Chaltén.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for El Chaltén - from the Community

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Your Packing List for El Chaltén

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for El Chaltén 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.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for El Chaltén