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America del Sur Hostel - Hotel El Calafate - Argentina

The first thing you’ll notice about Hostal America del Sur is the mountain of hiking boots piled at the door. Yes, this place has a shoes-off policy, but not to worry, the heated floors will keep your feet toasty warm. The hostel, which is a seven-minute walk from Downtown, is a welcoming place for tired trekkers to relax. This place has comfortable, lofty common areas and windows a-plenty, ensuring magnificent views of nearby Lake Argentino. Dorms bed up to four people and come with private bathrooms and lockers. Double rooms are also available, and have their own private bath. Breakfast is included in the price, and there is a large kitchen for guests to use, as well as a laundry room. The friendly multi-lingual staff can assist in arranging tours.

Puerto Deseado 153
El Calafate, Argentina


This Hotel is: Budget

Hotel Amenities, Services and Facilities Bar, Breakfast Included, Community Kitchen, Laundry Service, Internet Facilities - Charge, 24-Hour Reception, Safe in Reception or Rooms, Travel Info Desk, Lounge, Book Exchange - Charge, Luggage Storage, Airport Pickup - Extra Charge, Parking - Free, Non-Smoking Rooms, 24-Hour Hot Water, Wheelchair Accessible, Child-Friendly Facilities, Meeting facilities, Wake-Up Call, Bicycle Rental

Currencies accepted
Argentine Peso

Getting There:
A 7 minute walk from the bus station. Take a taxi and the hostel will pay the fare when you arrive. From the airport, take a bus and it will leave you at the hostel.

Room Prices:
Price Description:Rates include tax, breakfast and private bathroom.

There are private rooms with matrimonial or twin beds, triple & quadruple rooms and also you can ask for a bed in the 4 bed dormitory.

Contact Information:
Zip: 9405
Phone: 290-249-3523 / 3525
Fax: 29-0-249-3523
E-mail: info(at)

Other Hotels in El Calafate that may be of interest: Hotel Kau Yatun, Hotel Posada Los Alamos , Elan, Hotel Kosten Aike, Patagonia Queen Hotel Boutique, I Keu Ken Hostel, Design Suites, Ice Trekking, Mirador del Lago Hotel and Hostal del Glaciar Libertador.

By Meggan Rau
My restless spirit has kept me on the move for the past few years, and I've seen a lot of great places and things because of it. But now I'm ready to...
19 Dec 2007

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